Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#385789
rove beetle - Xantholinus linearis

rove beetle - Xantholinus linearis
Townsend, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
April 15, 2010
Size: 7.5mm

Moved
Moved from Rove Beetles.
Xantholinus linearis seems to be the common species in this genus.

 
It's now the most common Xant
It's now the most common Xantholinini over much of eastern North America... that title used to be held by native species like Neohypnus obscurus or Nudiobius cephalus

Adam

 
er... Nudobius cephalus.. I w
er... Nudobius cephalus.. I was typing these replies quite fast so my spelling has been off today.

 
This is an introduced species?
Adam, did you see this Tachyporus I found, and is it identifiable from a picture?

This is Xantholinus linearis,
This is Xantholinus linearis,

Cheers,
Adam

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.