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Species Coproporus ventriculus

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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 Tachyporinae (Crab-like Rove Beetles)
Tribe Tachyporini
Genus Coproporus
Species ventriculus (Coproporus ventriculus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Coproporus ventriculus (Say, 1834)
Size
2-3 mm
Habitat
Coproporus ventriculus occurs beneath bark of deciduous trees (1).
Print References
Dillon and Dillon, p. 202, plate 21 (1)
Works Cited
1.A Manual of Common Beetles of Eastern North America
Dillon, Elizabeth S., and Dillon, Lawrence. 1961. Row, Peterson, and Company.