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Species Aeolus mellillus - Flat Wireworm

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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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Agrypninae
Tribe Oophorini
Genus Aeolus
Species mellillus (Flat Wireworm)
Explanation of Names
Aeolus mellillus (Say 1836)
5-8 mm(1)
across NA
See Also
Works Cited
1.Beetles of Eastern North America
Arthur V. Evans. 2014. Princeton University Press.