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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

subgenus Pauronemognatha

Nemognatha sp. - Nemognatha scutellaris Meloid? - Nemognatha nemorensis Nemognatha scutellaris small red/black blister beetle - Nemognatha nemorensis Red-Orange Beetle - Nemognatha nigripennis BG3109 E9490h - Nemognatha punctulata Soldier Beetle ? - Nemognatha nemorensis Elateroidea, possibly Cantharidae - Nemognatha nemorensis
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 Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Nemognathinae
Tribe Nemognathini
Genus Nemognatha
No Taxon subgenus Pauronemognatha
Explanation of Names
Pauronemognatha Enns 1956
Numbers
7 spp.(1)
Size
5-15 mm(1)
Range
most of the US + QC-ON; N. cribraria fuscula & N. nemorensis widespread in the east, N. punctulata se. US; the rest of the taxa are more western(1)
Season
Mar-Oct(1)
Works Cited
1. A revision of the genera Nemognatha, Zonitis, and Pseudozonitis (Coleoptera, Meloidae) in America north of Mexico, with....
Enns, W.R. 1956. University of Kansas Scientific Bulletin 37(17): 685-909.