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Species Zopherus nodulosus

Mystery Bug - Zopherus nodulosus Zopheridae? - Zopherus nodulosus Southwestern Ironclad Beetle -  - Zopherus nodulosus Zopherus nodulosus haldemani Horn - Zopherus nodulosus Black and white beetle - Zopherus nodulosus Is this an Ironclad beetle?  I found it in the Red Cedar forest  - Zopherus nodulosus Is this an Ironclad beetle?  I found it in the Red Cedar forest  - Zopherus nodulosus Zopherus nodulosus haldemani  - Zopherus nodulosus
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 Zopheridae (Ironclad Beetles)
Subfamily Zopherinae (Ironclad Beetles)
Tribe Zopherini
Genus Zopherus
Species nodulosus (Zopherus nodulosus)
Explanation of Names
Zopherus nodulosus Solier 1841
Numbers
2 sspp., one in our area(1)
Size
14.1-29.4 mm(1)
Range
s. TX to Mexico(1)
Works Cited
1.A review of the genus Zopherus of the World (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae)
C.A. Triplehorn. 1972. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 108: 1-24.