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Genus Parastasia

Paratasia brevipes - Parastasia brevipes Beetle - Parastasia brevipes Hefty Dark Scarab - Parastasia brevipes Hefty Dark Scarab - Parastasia brevipes Parastasia brevipes (LeConte) - Parastasia brevipes Tomarus - Carrot Beetle? - Parastasia brevipes Anomala ? - Parastasia brevipes Aphonus - Parastasia brevipes
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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Rutelinae (Shining Leaf Chafers)
Tribe Rutelini
Genus Parastasia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Parastasia Westwood, 1841
Numbers
A single species in our area, several more in Asia(1)
Range
e. US; Asia(1)(2)
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.Scarab beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) of South Carolina
Phillip J. Harpootlian. 2001. Clemson University Public Service.