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Genus Sosylus

Sosylus costatus LeConte - Sosylus costatus Sosylus costatus LeConte - Sosylus costatus Sosylus costatus or extensus ??? - Sosylus extensus Sosylus costatus or extensus ??? - Sosylus extensus Sosylus extensus Sosylus extensus Sosylus costatus Sosylus costatus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Coccinelloidea
No Taxon (Bothriderid group)
Family Bothrideridae (Dry Bark Beetles)
Tribe Deretaphrini
Genus Sosylus
Explanation of Names
Sosylus Erichson 1845
Numbers
3 spp. in our area(1), >50 total(2)
Range
so. US, Virgin Islands, Mexico(1)... 1 AU
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.BioLib.cz