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Species Elonus nebulosus

Elonus nebulosus (LeConte, 1875) - Elonus nebulosus Aderid - Elonus nebulosus - male Antlike Leaf Beetle - Elonus nebulosus - male Antlike leaf beetle - Elonus nebulosus Something In Staphylinidae - Elonus nebulosus - male Beetle - Elonus nebulosus Beetle - Elonus nebulosus - male Ant-like Leaf Beetle - Elonus nebulosus
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 Elonus
Species nebulosus (Elonus nebulosus)
Explanation of Names
Elonus nebulosus (LeConte 1875)
Size
2.0-2.5 mm(1)
Identification
Markings distinctive among Nearctic aderids(2)
Range
e NA (QC-FL to ON-MN-TX)(2)(3)(4)(5)
Habitat
Collected on Cornus leaves; by sweeping; and at lights(1)
Works Cited
1.Tenebrionoidea of South Carolina
Janet C. Ciegler. 2014. Clemson University.
2.The Nearctic species of Elonus (Coleoptera: Aderidae)
Werner F.G. 1992. Psyche 1999(4): 245-264.
3.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
4.An Illustrated Inventory of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Lick Creek Park, College Station, Texas
Edward G. Riley. 2013. Texas A&M University, Dept. Entomology, College Station.
5.Revision of the Aderidae of eastern North America.
Werner, F.G. 1990. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 98: 187-232.