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Species Homaeotarsus floridanus

Homaeotarsus floridanus (LeConte) - Homaeotarsus floridanus rove beetle - jaws! - Homaeotarsus floridanus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Paederinae
Tribe Paederini
Subtribe Cryptobiina
Genus Homaeotarsus
Species floridanus (Homaeotarsus floridanus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Homaeotarsus floridanus (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Cryptobium floridanum LeConte 1878
Syn: Gastrolobium floridanus (LeConte)
Numbers
36 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Range
scattered e. US records (TX, FL, NC, NJ) - Map (2)(3)
Remarks
Type Locality: Enterprise, FL
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)