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Genus Aglenus

Aglenus brunneus (Gyllenhal) - Aglenus brunneus Aglenus brunneus (Gyllenhaal) - Aglenus brunneus Aglenus brunneus (Gyllenhaal) - Aglenus brunneus
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Salpingidae (Narrow-waisted Bark Beetles)
Genus Aglenus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
has been treated with colydiines until recently; the sole member of the subfam. Agleninae Horn 1878(1)
Explanation of Names
Aglenus Erichson 1842
Numbers
monotypic genus(1)
Size
1.5-2 mm(2)
Range
native to Europe, now almost cosmopolitan; widespread in our area (Buckland et al. 2009)(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.Lompe A. (2002-) Die Käfer Europas: Ein Bestimmungswerk im Internet