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Genus Vanonus

Vanonus sp. - Vanonus calvescens Aderid - Vanonus - male Aderid - Vanonus - male Aderid - Vanonus piceus - male Beetle - Vanonus piceus - female Beetle - Vanonus piceus - female Beetle - Vanonus piceus - female Aderidae - Vanonus
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 Aderidae (Ant-like Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Aderini
Subtribe Syzetoninina
Genus Vanonus
Explanation of Names
Vanonus Casey 1895
Numbers
13 spp. in our area(1)
Identification
Key to spp. in (2)
Range
e. NA to AZ(1)(BG data)
Life Cycle
Immatures of Vanonus balteatus were found in a bee nest (Yanega & Leschen 1994)
Remarks
Larvae of V. balteatus are described in Yanega & Leschen (1994)
Print References
Yanega D., Leschen R.A.B. (1994) Beetles associated with bee nests (Hymenoptera: Apidae) in Chiapas, México, with descriptions of the immature stages of Vanonus balteatus Werner (Coleoptera: Aderidae, Endomychidae, Meloidae). Col. Bull. 48: 355-360
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Revision of the Aderidae of eastern North America.
Werner, F.G. 1990. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 98: 187-232.