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Species Phyllobaenus knausii

Phyllobaenus knausii (Wickham) - Phyllobaenus knausii Clerid Beetle - Phyllobaenus knausii
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cleroidea
Family Cleridae (Checkered Beetles)
Subfamily Hydnocerinae
Genus Phyllobaenus
Species knausii (Phyllobaenus knausii)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phyllobaenus knausii (Wickham)
Orig. Comb: Hydnocera knausii Wickham 1905
Syn: knausi
s. TX-SD - Map (1)(2)(3)
See Also
Phyllobaenus tricolor (Schaeffer)
- Range: c. to s. Texas
Det. E. G. Riley, 2011
Print References
Wickham, H.F. 1905. New species of Coleoptera from the western United States. The Canadian Entomologist, 37: 165–171. (Full Text)