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Species Prionochaeta opaca

Prionochaeta opaca Prionochaeta opaca Prionochaeta opaca (Say) - Prionochaeta opaca Leiodidae, Round Fungus Beetle, ventral - Prionochaeta opaca Leiodidae, Round Fungus Beetle, head ventral - Prionochaeta opaca Beetle - Prionochaeta opaca - male Beetle - Prionochaeta opaca - male Leiodidae Prionochaeta opaca perhaps  - Prionochaeta opaca
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 Leiodidae (Round Fungus Beetles)
Subfamily Cholevinae (Small Carrion Beetles)
Tribe Cholevini
Genus Prionochaeta
Species opaca (Prionochaeta opaca)
Explanation of Names
Prionochaeta opaca (Say 1825)
Range
e. NA(1)
Habitat
forest litter, caves; common on carrion(1)
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.