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Containing group: Elateridae


Small group with 28 species and seven genera: Dactylophysus Fleutiaux, 1892; Physodactylus Fischer, 1823; Teslasena Fleutiaux, 1892 (South America) Margogastrius Schwarz, 1903; Oligosthetius Schwarz, 1906; Idiotropia Schwarz, 1906 (Africa), and Toxognathus Fairmaire, 1878 (Southeast Asia). This group may not be monophyletic and likely Margogastrius and Teslasena will be in Cardiophorinae.
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Scientific Name Physodactylus fleutiauxi
Comments Holotype specimen, photograph by Simone P. Rosa
Identified By Jacques Chassain
Life Cycle Stage adult
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Size 15.0 mm
Copyright © 2011 Simone P. Rosa
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