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subgenus Ilendus

Hairy Fungus Beetle - Mycetophagus pluripunctatus Mycetophagus pluripunctatus Mycetophagus pluripunctatus Unknown beetle  - Mycetophagus Unknown beetle  - Mycetophagus Unknown beetle  - Mycetophagus Beetle - Mycetophagus pluripunctatus Beetle - Mycetophagus pluripunctatus
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 Mycetophagidae (Hairy Fungus Beetles)
Genus Mycetophagus
No Taxon subgenus Ilendus
Explanation of Names
Ilendus Casey
Numbers
4-5 spp. in our area(1)
Range
across the US, mostly eastern half; M. distinctus is western (BC-CA to MB-WY), M. pluripunctatus ranges into e. Canada(1)
Works Cited
1.Revision of nearctic Mycetophagidae (Coleoptera)
Parsons C.T. 1975. Col. Bull. 29: 93-108.