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Genus Apteroloma

Apteroloma caraboides Beetle - Apteroloma tahoecum Primitive Carrion Beetle? - Apteroloma tenuicorne Primitive Carrion Beetle? - Apteroloma tenuicorne agyrtid - Apteroloma tahoecum Agyrtidae, Apteroloma sp. - Apteroloma Agyrtidae, Apteroloma sp. - Apteroloma Late season ground beetle (?) - Apteroloma tenuicorne
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Agyrtidae (Primitive Carrion Beetles)
Genus Apteroloma
Explanation of Names
Apteroloma Hatch 1927
Numbers
4 spp. in our area(1)
Range
w. NA (AB-BC-CA-AZ); Mexico(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.