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Species Gambrinus griseus

Hairy click beetle - Gambrinus griseus Limonius griseus (Beauvois) - Gambrinus griseus click beetle - Gambrinus griseus Click beetle sp? - Gambrinus griseus  Click Beetle - Gambrinus griseus click beetle - Gambrinus griseus Click Beetle 6 - Gambrinus griseus Beetle - Gambrinus griseus
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Dendrometrinae
Tribe Dendrometrini
Subtribe Dendrometrina
Genus Gambrinus
Species griseus (Gambrinus griseus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gambrinus griseus (Palisot de Beauvois, 1805)
Synonyms, etc.
Limonius griseus (Palisot de Beauvois, 1805)
cylindriformis Say, hirticollis Melsheimer (1)
Size
10-14 mm (2) (3)
Identification
Paraphrasing descriptions (2) (3):
brown/gray-brown, >10 mm
antennae much paler than body, third segment distinctly longer than second
pronotal median impressed line indistinct, coarsely, densely punctate, sides of posterior angles parallel
Range
e. US west to KS-*TX(1)(*BG data)
Works Cited
1.Revision of the North American species of Limonius (Coleoptera: Elateridae)
Al Dhafer H.M. 2005. Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 135: 209-352.
2.A Manual of Common Beetles of Eastern North America
Dillon, Elizabeth S., and Dillon, Lawrence. 1961. Row, Peterson, and Company.
3.Beetles of Eastern North America
Arthur V. Evans. 2014. Princeton University Press.