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For the United States & Canada

Tribe Oniticellini

Oak Beetle - Euoniticellus intermedius Oak Beetle - Euoniticellus intermedius Euoniticellus intermedius Reiche - Euoniticellus intermedius Liatongus californicus (Horn) - Liatongus californicus Bronze colored - Euoniticellus intermedius - male Female Bronze - Euoniticellus intermedius - female Female Bronze - Euoniticellus intermedius - female Liatongus californicus - female
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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Scarabaeinae (Dung Beetles)
Tribe Oniticellini
Numbers
2-4 spp. (of which only Liatongus californicus is native) in 2 genera in our area(1)
Range
in our area, so. US (?FL, TX, CA)(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.