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Genus Zarhipis

Millipede that I thought was molting. Someone else suggested it was a parasite or wasp larvae. - Zarhipis Pterotus obscuripennis ? - Zarhipis integripennis - male Soldier Beetle? - Zarhipis integripennis - male Millipede being attacked by beetle larva? - Zarhipis integripennis Zaphipis integripennis, Western Banded Glowworm, male - Zarhipis integripennis - male Phengodid.... - Zarhipis integripennis - male Large mystery insect in Bodega Bay, California - Zarhipis integripennis Western Banded Glowworm - Zarhipis integripennis - male
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 Phengodidae (Glowworm Beetles)
Tribe Phengodini
Genus Zarhipis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in (1)
Explanation of Names
Zarhipis LeConte 1881
3 spp. total, all in our area(2)
Separated from Phengodes by the elytra nearly covering abdomen; frons not impressed between antennal bases(2)
w. US (WA-CA to NV-NM) to Mexico(2)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the genus Zarhipis LeConte (Coleoptera: Phengodidae)
Linsdale, Donald D. 1964. Wasmann Journal of Biology 22(2):225-260.
2.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.