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Species Cybotus estriatus

Cybotus estriatus (LeConte) - Cybotus estriatus
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 Tenebrioninae
Tribe Opatrini
Genus Cybotus
Species estriatus (Cybotus estriatus)
Explanation of Names
Cybotus estriatus (LeConte 1878)
Size
~4.0 mm(1)
Range
so. FL; Mexico, Honduras(1)(2)
Habitat
coastal dunes(1)
Works Cited
1.The Darkling Beetles of Florida and Eastern United States
2.Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America
Yves Bousquet, Donald B. Thomas, Patrice Bouchard, Aaron D. Smith, Rolf L. Aalbu, M. Andrew Johnston, Warren E. Steiner Jr. 2018. ZooKeys 728: 1-455.