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Species Zenoa picea

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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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Byrrhoidea (Pill, Water and Toe-winged Beetles)
Family Callirhipidae (Callirhipid Cedar Beetles)
Genus Zenoa
Species picea (Zenoa picea)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Zenoa brunnea Say 1835, Zenoa vulnerata LeConte 1847
Explanation of Names
Zenoa picea (Beauvois 1806)
picea = 'pitch black'
Range
e. US (NJ-FL to NE-TX)(1)
Habitat
Larvae in rotten wood, esp. white-rotted fungi(2)
Season
mostly: July (BG data)
Remarks
Adults apparently short-lived, active at night; come to lights(2)
Works Cited
1.Distribution records for Zenoa picea (Palisot de Beauvois, 1805) (Coleoptera: Callirhipidae) from the United States
Freese E.L. 2013. The Great Lakes Entomologist 46: 120-132.
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.