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Genus Laricobius

Tooth-necked Fungus Beetle - Laricobius rubidus Tiny Black Beetle - Laricobius nigrinus Small Black Beetle - Laricobius nigrinus Very Tiny Beetle - Laricobius beetle - Laricobius rubidus Beetle on snow - Laricobius rubidus Beetle on snow - Laricobius rubidus Laricobius erichsoni
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 Derodontoidea (Tooth-necked Fungus Beetles)
Family Derodontidae (Tooth-necked Fungus Beetles)
Genus Laricobius
Explanation of Names
Laricobius Rosenhauer 1846
Numbers
4 spp. in our area(1), 18 spp. worldwide(2)
Range
holarctic genus, most diverse in e. Asia(2); in our area, ne. & nw. NA (NL-MI-DC; ID-BC-CA)(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.A world catalogue of the family Derodontidae (Coleoptera)
J. Háva. 2006. Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne, 75: 29-38.