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Genus Agriotes

Click Beetle - Agriotes collaris Elaterid - Agriotes oblongicollis Click Beetle? - Agriotes Agriotes lineatus ? - Agriotes lineatus Agriotes lineatus perhaps ? - Agriotes lineatus Lined Click Beetle - Agriotes lineatus click beetle - Agriotes oblongicollis Click beetle red alder - Agriotes
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Elaterinae
Tribe Agriotini
Subtribe Agriotina
Genus Agriotes
Explanation of Names
Agriotes Eschscholtz 1829
Numbers
37 spp. in our area(1), close to 300 total
Range
mostly Holarctic & Oriental(2)
Internet References
Fact sheet on invasive spp.