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Species Platydracus mysticus

Large rove beetle - Platydracus mysticus Platydracus mysticus Staphylinidae - Platydracus mysticus Platydracus mysticus Platydracus mysticus Platydracus mysticus??? - Platydracus mysticus Platydracus mysticus??? - Platydracus mysticus Platydracus mysticus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Staphylininae (Large Rove Beetles)
Tribe Staphylinini
Subtribe Staphylinina
Genus Platydracus
Species mysticus (Platydracus mysticus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
= Staphylinus fluviaticus Casey, 1915
Explanation of Names
Platydracus mysticus (Erichson, 1840)
Range
ne. NA to c. TX - Map (1)(2)
Habitat
typically, under rocks/logs in forested or field habitats(1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Staphylinidae of eastern Canada and the adjacent United States. Keys to subfamilies; Staphylininae: ...
Brunke A., Newton A., Klimaszewski J., Majka C.G., Marshall S. 2011. Canadian Journal of Arthropod Identification 12: 1-110.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)