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Genus Pseudeurostus

Pseudeurostus hilleri Ptinidae...doesn't seem to key out well - Pseudeurostus kelleri Ptinidae...doesn't seem to key out well - Pseudeurostus kelleri
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)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Ptinidae (Death-watch and Spider Beetles)
Subfamily Ptininae (Spider Beetles)
Tribe Ptinini
Genus Pseudeurostus
Explanation of Names
Pseudeurostus Heyden in Heyden, Reitter & Weise 1906
Numbers
2 spp. (of which one adventive) in our area(1), several more in the Old World
Range
in our area, the native P. kelleri MT-UT, the adventive P. hilleri across Canada(1)
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.