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Species Pyractomena punctiventris

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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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Lampyridae (Fireflies)
Subfamily Lampyrinae
Tribe Cratomorphini
Genus Pyractomena
Species punctiventris (Pyractomena punctiventris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pyractomena punctiventris (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Photinus (Pyractosoma) punctiventris LeConte, 1878
This taxon is part of the Pyractomena lucifera (complex)
Size
13 mm (LeConte, 1878)
Range
e., c. & s. Texas (1)(2), apparently the most widely dist. sp. within TX
Remarks
Type series: "Texas; three males; Austin, Mrs. V. O. King; Bosque Co., G. W. Belfrage" (LeConte, 1878)
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1878. Additional descriptions of new species. In: E.A. Schwarz. The Coleoptera of Florida. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 17: 353-472. (Full Text)
Internet References
Type - MCZC, Harvard