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Species Eucanthus lazarus

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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 Geotrupidae (Earth-Boring Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Bolboceratinae
Genus Eucanthus
Species lazarus (Eucanthus lazarus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eucanthus lazarus (Fabricius)
Orig. Comb: Eucanthus lazarus Fabricius, 1775
Size
6.8-13.0 mm (1)
Identification
median row of pronotal punctures does not extend down through the lateral pronotal ridge to the head (1)

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2014
Range
Ont. to AZ / Mex. (1)
See Also
median row of pronotal punctures extends down through the lateral pronotal ridge, almost to the head (1)

Eucanthus impressus Howden
Works Cited
1.The Scarabaeoid Beetles of Nebraska
Brett C. Ratcliffe & M.J. Paulsen. 2008. University of Nebraska State Museum, Vol 22, 570 pp.