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Species Vacusus vicinus

Vacusus vicinus (LaFerté-Sénectère) - Vacusus vicinus Vacusus vicinus (LaFerté-Sénectère) - Vacusus vicinus Vacusus vicinus (LaFerté-Sénectère) - Vacusus vicinus Beetle - Vacusus vicinus Vacusus vicinus (LaFerté-Sénectère) - Vacusus vicinus Antlike Flower Beetle - Vacusus vicinus Antlike Flower Beetle - Vacusus vicinus Ant-Like Flower Beetle? - Vacusus vicinus
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 Anthicidae (Antlike Flower Beetles)
Subfamily Anthicinae
Genus Vacusus
Species vicinus (Vacusus vicinus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Vacusus vicinus (LaFerté-Sénectère)
Orig. Comb: Anthicus vicinus LaFerté-Sénectère 1848
Explanation of Names
vicinus = 'neighbor, near'
Size
2.3-2.8 mm(1)
Identification
has a nr. black form:

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2012
Range
se. US to CA (VA–MO-OK to FL-TX-CA) to Colombia, Venezuela, W. Indies (D.S. Chandler, pers. comm. to =v=)
Habitat
Virginia to Florida, west to Arkansas and southeastern Texas
Remarks
Common at lights
See Also
V. confinis (LeConte)
- Range: w. US
Det. M. A. Quinn, 2012
Works Cited
1.Beetles of Eastern North America
Arthur V. Evans. 2014. Princeton University Press.