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Genus Limnichoderus

Limnichid - Limnichoderus naviculatus 902W03 - Limnichoderus 902W03 - Limnichoderus Oldies-8 - Limnichoderus seriatus Oldies-8 - Limnichoderus seriatus Beetle, dorsal - Limnichoderus naviculatus Beetle, ventral - Limnichoderus naviculatus Beetle, anterior - Limnichoderus naviculatus
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Limnichidae (Minute Marsh-loving Beetles)
Subfamily Limnichinae
Tribe Limnichini
Genus Limnichoderus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in(1)
Explanation of Names
Limnichoderus Casey 1889
5 spp. in our area, 24 total(2)
so. US to Argentina(2)
Works Cited
1.New World Limnichinae VI. A revision of Limnichoderus Casey (Coleoptera: Dryopoidea: Limnichidae)
Wooldridge D.P. 1981. J. Kans. Ent. Soc. 54: 171-191.
2.A checklist of the Limnichidae and the Lutrochidae (Coleoptera) of the world
Spangler P.J., Staines C.L., Spangler P.M., Staines S.L. 2001. Insecta Mundi 15: 151-165.