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Genus Argoporis

Red-legged teneb - Argoporis rufipes - male 7008392 Tenebrionid - Argoporis Agroporis - Argoporis - male Tennebrionid  - Argoporis ? - Argoporis Red-legged Darkling Beetle with bulging, seemingly smooth pronotum and beaded antennae. - Argoporis What Species? - Argoporis darkling beetle - Argoporis Argoporis costipennis
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Tenebrioninae
Tribe Cerenopini
Genus Argoporis
Explanation of Names
Argoporis Horn 1870
6 spp. in our area, 28 total(1)
sw US & Mexico(1)
Print References
Berry, R. L. (1980). A revision of the North American genus Argoporis (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae: Cerenopini). Bulletin of the Ohio Biological Survey, 6(1):1-109.
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America
Yves Bousquet, Donald B. Thomas, Patrice Bouchard, Aaron D. Smith, Rolf L. Aalbu, M. Andrew Johnston, Warren E. Steiner Jr. 2018. ZooKeys 728: 1-455.