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Species Hypebaeus bicolor

Hypebaeus sp. - Hypebaeus bicolor Hypebaeus bicolor (LeConte) - Hypebaeus bicolor - female Hypebaeus bicolor (LeConte) - Hypebaeus bicolor - female Hypebaeus bicolor (LeConte) - Hypebaeus bicolor Hypebaeus bicolor (LeConte) - Hypebaeus bicolor - male beetles - Hypebaeus bicolor Hypebaeus bicolor (LeConte) - Hypebaeus bicolor - female beetle  - Hypebaeus bicolor
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 Malachiinae
Tribe Malachiini
Subtribe Ebaeina
Genus Hypebaeus
Species bicolor (Hypebaeus bicolor)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypebaeus bicolor (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Ebaeus bicolor LeConte, 1852
Syn: Pseudebaeus bicolor (LeConte)
4 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
~2 mm (1)
e. US to AZ (2)(3)(4)
Apr-May (BG data)
Type Locality: Georgia
See Also
similar to H. apicalis except for the 'yellow' head (LeConte 1852)
- Range: se US
Det. M. A. Quinn, 2014

Attalus nigripes Horn
- Range: Great Plains to AZ
Det. M. A. Quinn, 2013
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1852. Catalogue of the Melyrides of the United States, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 6: 163-171. (JSTOR)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
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.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
3.List of Coleoptera Collected in Latimer County, Oklahoma by Karl Stephan (2002)
4.Catalogue of the Coleoptera of America, North of Mexico ("The Leng Catalogue")
Charles W. Leng. 1920. John D. Sherman, Jr., Mount Vernon, NY. x + 470 pp.