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Genus Limnichoderus

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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)
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Limnichidae (Minute Marsh-loving Beetles)
Subfamily Limnichinae
Tribe Limnichini
Genus Limnichoderus
Explanation of Names
Limnichoderus Casey 1889
Numbers
5 spp. in our area(1)
Range
so. US(1)
Print References
Wooldridge D.P. (1981) New World Limnichinae VI. A revision of Limnichoderus Casey (Coleoptera: Dryopoidea: Limnichidae). J. Kans. Ent. Soc. 54: 171-191.
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.