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Species Stenomorpha obovata

1127Beetle3 - Stenomorpha obovata
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 Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Pimeliinae
Tribe Asidini
Genus Stenomorpha
No Taxon (subgenus Stenomorpha)
Species obovata (Stenomorpha obovata)
Explanation of Names
Stenomorpha obovata (LeConte) 1851
Range
sw. US (CA-TX) & Chiapas, Mexico(1)
widespread in sw. US and western Great Plains states. --A.D. Smith
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America
Yves Bousquet, Donald B. Thomas, Patrice Bouchard, Aaron D. Smith, Rolf L. Aalbu, M. Andrew Johnston, Warren E. Steiner Jr. 2018. ZooKeys 728: 1-455.