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Genus Megorama

Megorama viduum Fall, 1905 - Megorama viduum Megorama viduum Fall, 1905 - Megorama viduum Megorama ingens Fall, 1905 - Megorama ingens ptinid - Megorama ptinid - Megorama ptinid - Megorama Ptilinus sp. - Megorama Interesting beetle - Megorama
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 Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Ptinidae (Death-watch and Spider Beetles)
Subfamily Xyletininae
Tribe Lasiodermini
Genus Megorama
Explanation of Names
Megorama Fall 1905
Numbers
4 spp. in our area(1)
Range
1 sp. in KY & 3 spp. in CA(2)(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 Catalog of the Coleoptera of America North of Mexico. Family: Anobiidae.
White, R.E. 1982. USDA-ARS, Washington, DC. xi + 59 pp.