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Species Trichiotinus texanus

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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 Cetoniinae (Fruit and Flower Chafers)
Tribe Trichiini
Genus Trichiotinus
Species texanus (Trichiotinus texanus)
Other Common Names
Texas Flower Scarab
Explanation of Names
Trichiotinus texanus (Horn 1876)
Range
NM-LA-KS; Mexico
Season
Mostly Apr-May in TX per 206 specimens in TAMUIC
Print References
(1)
Internet References
Texas Entomology (Quinn 2008)
Works Cited
1.An annotated checklist of the Scarabaeoidea of Texas.
Edward G. Riley & Charles S. Wolfe. 2003. Southwestern Entomologist, Supplement. 37 pp.