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Species Trimium brevicorne

Trimium brevicorne
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Pselaphinae (Ant-loving Beetles)
Supertribe Euplectitae
Tribe Trichonychini
Subtribe Trimiina
Genus Trimium
Species brevicorne (Trimium brevicorne)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Trimium discolor LeConte 1878
Explanation of Names
Trimium brevicorne (Reichenbach 1816)
Range
native to Europe, adventive in NA (LA; repeatedly intercepted in various ports-of-entry, may not be established)(1)
Habitat
under rotting plant debris, in tree holes, moss, ant nests (Formica, Lasius)(2)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Coleoptera Poloniae