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Species Oxacis trirossi

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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 Oedemeridae (False Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Oedemerinae
Tribe Asclerini
Genus Oxacis
Species trirossi (Oxacis trirossi)
Explanation of Names
Oxacis trirossi Arnett 1964
Size
7.0-9.5 mm(1)
Identification
Thorax narrower in front, length to width ratio 5:4; surface of thorax swollen between punctures; prothorax immaculate or with a central stripe only(2)
Range
IN-SD-CO to FL-TX-AZ; Mexico(1)
Habitat
Riparian habitats, on willow and cottonwood flowers(2)
Print References
(3)
Works Cited
1.The Beetles of Northeastern North America, Vol. 1 and 2.
Downie, N.M., and R.H. Arnett. 1996. The Sandhill Crane Press, Gainesville, FL.
2.Arnett R.H., Jr. (2000-2005) False blister beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera: Oedemeridae)
3.Some nomenclatural changes in Oedemeridae (Coleoptera)
Arnett R.H., Jr. 1964. Col. Bull. 18: 33-36.