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Genus Xylopinus

Darkling beetle (4) - Xylopinus saperdoides Xylopinus saperdoides Darkling Beetle - Xylopinus saperdoides Black beetle with a square pronotum - Xylopinus saperdoides Xylopinus saperdoides Darkling Beetle? - Xylopinus saperdoides Unidentified Beetle - Xylopinus saperdoides A beetle ... - Xylopinus saperdoides
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Stenochiinae
Tribe Cnodalonini
Genus Xylopinus
Explanation of Names
Xylopinus LeConte 1862
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1)
Range
e. US(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.