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Genus Texamaurops

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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 Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Pselaphinae (Ant-loving Beetles)
Supertribe Batrisitae
Genus Texamaurops
Explanation of Names
Texamaurops Barr & Steeves 1963
monotypic genus(1)
found only in a few caves
Print References
Barr, T.C., Jr. and H.R. Steeves, Jr. 1963. Texamaurops, a new genus of pselaphids from caves in Central Texas (Coleoptera: Pselaphidae). Coleopterists’ Bulletin, 17: 117-120.
Works Cited
1.A catalog of Coleoptera of America north of Mexico. Family: Pselaphidae
Chandler D.S. 1997. USDA Agriculture handbook no. 529-31. x + 118 pp.