No Common Name Melanotus communis Gyllenhal, 1817    Synonyms: Elater communis, Melanotus paganus.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Coleoptera   >   Family Elateridae   >   Genus Melanotus   


Part of the Melanotus communis complex. BugGuide uses this complex as a way to signify a group of click beetles in the genus Melanotus,/em> that are so similar that the only way to get certain species identification is to dissect the genitalia.

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