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Genus Sapintus

Anthicidae with groved pronotum - Sapintus pubescens Anthicidae with groved pronotum - Sapintus pubescens Antlike Flower Beetle - Sapintus pubescens beetle - Sapintus lemniscatus Anthicid 2 - Sapintus fulvipes - female Sapintus? - Sapintus pubescens Anthicid - Sapintus pusillus Anthicid - Sapintus
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 Anthicidae (Antlike Flower Beetles)
Subfamily Anthicinae
Genus Sapintus
Explanation of Names
Sapintus Casey 1895
Numbers
11 spp. in our area; large genus(1)
Size
2.0-4.0 mm(2)
Range
worldwide; in our area, e. NA & sw. US (rarely in the Pacific Northwest)(1)
Habitat
riparian areas(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.
2.Beetles of Eastern North America
Arthur V. Evans. 2014. Princeton University Press.