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Genus Eulimnichus

unknown beetle - Eulimnichus small mud beetle - Eulimnichus californicus Eulimnichus californicus (LeConte) - Eulimnichus californicus Wee Beetle - Eulimnichus Wee Beetle - Eulimnichus Another unidentified beetle in my collection... - Eulimnichus Small Beetle - Eulimnichus Eulimnichus? - Eulimnichus
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 Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Limnichidae (Minute Marsh-loving Beetles)
Subfamily Limnichinae
Tribe Limnichini
Genus Eulimnichus
Explanation of Names
Eulimnichus Casey 1889
NA's largest genus of this family, with 12 spp. in our area, ~30 total(1)
key to spp. in(2)
n US (WA-WI-MA) to Argentina(1)
Print References
Wooldridge D.P. (1978) New World Limnichinae IV. Eulimnichus Casey. A. Synonymies, lectotype designations and redescriptions (Coleoptera: Limnichidae). Great Lakes Entomol. 11: 163-173.
Works Cited
1.A checklist of the Limnichidae and the Lutrochidae (Coleoptera) of the world
Spangler P.J., Staines C.L., Spangler P.M., Staines S.L. 2001. Insecta Mundi 15: 151-165.
2.New World Limnichinae IV. Eulimnichus Casey. B. Descriptions of new species (Coleoptera: Limnichidae)
Wooldridge D.P. 1979. Great Lakes Entomol. 12: 1-11.