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Genus Thanasimus

Clerid - Thanasimus dubius Thanasimus dubius (Fabricius) - Thanasimus dubius What’s my name? Do I bite? - Thanasimus undatulus Thanasimus undatulus.... - Thanasimus undatulus Thanasimus undatulus.... - Thanasimus undatulus Thanasimus undatulus.... - Thanasimus undatulus Beetle - Thanasimus undatulus Orange Checkered Beetle  - Thanasimus dubius
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cleroidea
Family Cleridae (Checkered Beetles)
Subfamily Clerinae
Genus Thanasimus
Explanation of Names
Thanasimus Latreille 1806
Numbers
5 spp. in our area(1), 10 total
Range
holarctic, widespread in NA
Habitat
associated with conifers
Works Cited
1.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.