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Genus Anthocomus

Beetle - Anthocomus equestris Soft-winged Flower beetle (Melyrid) - Anthocomus equestris Coleoptera - Anthocomus equestris Anthocomus equestris? - Anthocomus equestris Anthocomus equestris? - Anthocomus equestris Anthocomus equestris? - Anthocomus equestris MELYRIDAE   Anthocomus equestris   Soft-winged flower beetle - Anthocomus equestris Cleridae?  (Checkered Beetle)? - Anthocomus equestris
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 Cleroidea (Bark-gnawing, Checkered and Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Family Melyridae (Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Subfamily Malachiinae
Tribe Malachiini
Subtribe Ebaeina
Genus Anthocomus
Explanation of Names
Anthocomus Erichson 1840