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Species Nodopus caviceps

Nodopus caviceps Marshall - Nodopus caviceps - male Nodopus caviceps Marshall - Nodopus caviceps - female
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 Cleroidea (Bark-gnawing, Checkered and Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Family Melyridae (Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Subfamily Malachiinae
Tribe Malachiini
Subtribe Ilopina
Genus Nodopus
Species caviceps (Nodopus caviceps)
Explanation of Names
Nodopus caviceps Marshall 1951
2.3-2.6 mm(1)
Print References
Marshall, M.Y. 1951. Studies in Malachiidae, III. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 27: 77-132.