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Sp. 2

Scirtidae - Marsh Beetle - Contacyphon Scirtidae - Marsh Beetle - Contacyphon Scirtidae - Marsh Beetle - Contacyphon Cyphon Scirtid - Contacyphon Beetle - Contacyphon - female Beetle - Contacyphon Beetle - Contacyphon
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 Scirtoidea (Plate-thigh and Marsh Beetles)
Family Scirtidae (Marsh Beetles)
No Taxon (former Cyphon)
Genus Contacyphon
No Taxon (variabilis complex)
No Taxon Sp. 2
Explanation of Names
This is the species referred to as "species 2" in Epler (1)
Works Cited
1.The Water Beetles of Florida
Epler J.H. 2010. Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Tallahassee. 414 pp.