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Species Anotylus rugosus

Rove Beetle - Anotylus rugosus rove beetle - Anotylus rugosus Oxytelus sp.? - Anotylus rugosus Rove Beetle - Anotylus rugosus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Oxytelinae (Spiny-legged Rove Beetles)
Tribe Oxytelini
Genus Anotylus
Species rugosus (Anotylus rugosus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Staphylinus rugosus Fabricius 1775
Syn: Oxytelus rugosus (Fabricius)
Numbers
18 spp. (at least 5 adventive) n. of Mex. (1)
Range
native to n. Eurasia, adventive in N. Amer. (across s. Canada and e. US) (2)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Introduced Staphylinidae (Coleoptera) in the Maritime Provinces of Canada
Majka C.G., Klimaszewski J. 2008. The Canadian Entomologist 140: 48-72.