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Species Derolathrus cavernicolus

Derolathrus cavernicolus Peck (Jacobsoniidae) - Derolathrus cavernicolus Derolathrus cavernicolus
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)
Superfamily Derodontoidea (Tooth-necked Fungus Beetles)
Family Jacobsoniidae (Jacobson's Beetles)
Genus Derolathrus
Species cavernicolus (Derolathrus cavernicolus)
Explanation of Names
Derolathrus cavernicolus Peck 2010
0.9 mm(1)
FL, West Indies (Barbados), ?Hawaii(1)
bat guano in caves, leaf litter of subtropical and warm temperate forests; flight intercept traps(1)