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Genus Trichochrous

Dasytinae from California (2) 10.07.18 - Trichochrous brevicornis Who's this fuzzy one? - Trichochrous irrasus Dasytinae - Trichochrous pallescens Soft-winged flower beetle? - Trichochrous Coleoptera 22 - Trichochrous Trichochrous varius Casey - Trichochrous varius Beetle - Trichochrous aenescens Beetle - Trichochrous aenescens
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 Cleroidea (Bark-gnawing, Checkered and Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Family Melyridae (Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Subfamily Dasytinae
Tribe Listrini
Genus Trichochrous
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pristoscelis LeConte(1)
Explanation of Names
Trichochrous Motschulsky 1859
Numbers
115 spp. in our area, >150 in N. America(2)
Range
w. US (BG data)
Works Cited
1.Nomenclatorial corrections for Dasytidae and Malachiidae (Coleoptera)
Adriean Mayor. 2003. Insecta Mundi, 17: 85-96.
2.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.