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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Aderus brunnipennis

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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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Aderidae (Ant-like Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Aderini
Genus Aderus
Species brunnipennis (Aderus brunnipennis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aderus brunnipennis (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Xylophilus brunnipennis LeConte 1875
1.7-1.9 mm(1)
e US (PA-FL to WI-KS-TX) / West Indies(2)(1)
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1875. Descriptions of new Coleoptera of the United States with notes on geographical distributions. Transactions of the American Entomological Society Philadelphia 5: 169-176.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Tenebrionoidea of South Carolina
Janet C. Ciegler. 2014. Clemson University.
2.Revision of the Aderidae of eastern North America.
Werner, F.G. 1990. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 98: 187-232.