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Genus Blauta

Click Beetle - Blauta cribraria very punctate and black elaterid - Blauta falli very punctate and black elaterid - Blauta falli very punctate and black elaterid - Blauta falli very punctate and black elaterid ventral mesotarsus - Blauta falli Click Beetle - Blauta cribraria Blauta cribraria (Germar) - Blauta cribraria Blauta falli Brown - Blauta falli
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 Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Elaterinae
Tribe Ampedini
Subtribe Dicrepidiina
Genus Blauta
Explanation of Names
Blauta LeConte 1853
Numbers
2 spp. in NA: B. cribraria (Germar 1843) and B. falli Brown 1936
Range
southeastern United States(1)
Print References
Brown W.J. (1936) Notes on some species of Elateridae (Coleoptera). Canadian Entomolgist 68: 246-252.