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Genus Coenonycha

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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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Melolonthinae (May Beetles and Junebugs)
Tribe Dichelonychini
Genus Coenonycha
Explanation of Names
Coenonycha Horn 1876
Numbers
>30 spp.
Identification
Similar to Dichelonyx, but the lateral anterior margins of the pronotum partially cover eye (never extend to eye in Dichelonyx)
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Range
w. US to Baja
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