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Eurypogon niger (Melsheimer) - Eurypogon niger

Eurypogon niger (Melsheimer) - Eurypogon niger
Latimer County, Oklahoma, USA
May 15, 2002
Det. K. Hinson, 2015

ex. Flight Intercept Trap

Spmn in the SNOMNH

Moved
Moved from Eurypogon harrisii.

Another E. niger mistaken for
Another E. niger mistaken for E. harrisii...this is part of why Rick and I investigated this genus. The large punctation is diagnostic for E. niger. E. harrisii seems to be less common than E. niger. See images of our specimen of E. harrisii as well as an image of the holotype in: Hinson,K.R. and R.J. Buss. 2015. New state records and identification of North American Eurypogon Motschulsky (Coleoptera: Artematopodidae), with a lectotype designation for Eurypogon niger (Melsheimer). The Coleopterists Bulletin 69(4): 768-772.

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