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Genus Xantholinus

Lathrobium sp.? - Xantholinus linearis Rove Beetle - Xantholinus linearis strange bug - Xantholinus linearis Rove Beetle - Xantholinus rove beetle - Xantholinus linearis Rove Beetle - Xantholinus Rove Beetle - Xantholinus longiventris Xantholinus? - Xantholinus linearis
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 Staphylininae (Large Rove Beetles)
Tribe Xantholinini
Genus Xantholinus
Explanation of Names
Xantholinus Dejean 1821
Numbers
3 species (all adventive) in our area, ~150 total(1)(2)
Range
temperate areas of the Old World (native range); in our area, w. & ne. NA(1)
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.The adventive genus Xantholinus Dejean in North America: new records and a synthesis of distributional data
Brunke, A.J. and C.G. Majka. 2010. Zookeys 50: 51-61.