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Genus Paragrilus

Agrilus sp. - Paragrilus rugatulus Paragrilus tenuis (LeConte) - Paragrilus tenuis Paragrilus rugatulus Thomson - Paragrilus rugatulus Paragrilus rugatulus Thomson - Paragrilus rugatulus Paragrilus rugatulus Thomson - Paragrilus rugatulus Paragrilus - Paragrilus rugatulus 30260822BOk02 - Paragrilus rugatulus Paragrilus - Paragrilus rugatulus
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Buprestoidea (Metallic Wood Boring Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Agrilinae
Tribe Agrilini
Genus Paragrilus
Explanation of Names
Paragrilus Saunders 1871
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1), >60 spp. total(2)
Range
mostly Neotropical; in our area, e. US (NY-FL-TX)(1)
Remarks
member of the neotropical subtribe Rhaeboscelidina Cobos 1976 that contains ~70 spp. in 3 genera(3)