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Genus Pleocoma - Rain Beetles

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga - Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea - Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles
Family Pleocomidae - Rain Beetles
Genus Pleocoma - Rain Beetles

Species australis - Southern Rain Beetle
Species badia - Pleocoma badia
Species behrensii - Pleocoma behrensii
Species bicolor - Pleocoma bicolor
Species blaisdelli - Pleocoma blaisdelli
Species carinata - Pleocoma carinata
Species conjungens - Santa Cruz Rain Beetle
Species crinita - Pleocoma crinita
Species dubitabilis - Pleocoma dubitabilis
Species fimbriata - Pleocoma fimbriata
Species hirticollis - Pleocoma hirticollis
Species hoppingi - Pleocoma hoppingi
Species hovorei - Pleocoma hovorei
Species linsleyi - Pleocoma linsleyi
Species marquai - Pleocoma marquai
Species minor - Pleocoma minor
Species octopagina - Pleocoma octopagina
Species oregonensis - Pleocoma oregonensis
Species puncticollis - Black Rain Beetle
Species rickseckeri - Pleocoma rickseckeri
Species rubiginosa - Pleocoma rubiginosa
Species sonomae - Pleocoma sonomae
Species shastensis - Pleocoma shastensis
Species simi - Pleocoma simi
Species staff - Pleocoma staff
Species tularensis - Pleocoma tularensis