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Species Dascillus davidsoni

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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 Dascilloidea (Soft-bodied Plant and Cicada Parasite Beetles)
Family Dascillidae (Soft-bodied Plant Beetles)
Genus Dascillus
Species davidsoni (Dascillus davidsoni)
Explanation of Names
Dascillus davidsoni (LeConte 1859)
Dull brown or blackish, with grayish pubescence; elytra with two irregular, darker transverse bands with darker pubescence; antennomere 3 not longer than 4th (Horn 1880)(1)
Print References
Horn G.H. (1880) Synopsis of the Dascillidae of the United States. Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 8: 76-114.
Blaisdell F.E. (1934) Rare North American Coleoptera. Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 60: 317-326.
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Beetles of California
Arthur V. Evans and James N. Hogue. 2006. University of California Press.