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Xestobium rufovillosum  (De Geer, 1774)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 114471

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Xestobium rubiginosum Mueller, 1776
    Xestobium pulsator Schaller, 1783
    Xestobium pertinax (Herbst, 1783)
    Xestobium faber (Thunberg, 1784)
    Xestobium tessellatum (Villers, 1789)
    Xestobium pulsatorium (Scriba, 1790)
    Xestobium fuscum (Gmelin, 1790)
    Xestobium fatidicum (Blumenbach, 1803)
    Xestobium squalidum LeConte, 1874
  Common Name(s): death-watch beetle
    death-watch beetle [English]
    anobie roux [French]
    death watch beetle [English]
    knock beetle [English]
    horloge de la mort [French]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderBostrichiformia Forbes, 1926  
                                        SuperfamilyBostrichoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyAnobiidae Fleming, 1821 – anobiid beetles, anobies, vrilettes, death watch beetles  
                                              SubfamilyErnobiinae Pic, 1912  
                                                 GenusXestobium Motschulsky, 1845  
                                                    SpeciesXestobium rufovillosum (De Geer, 1774) – death-watch beetle, death-watch beetle, anobie roux, death watch beetle, knock beetle, horloge de la mort  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Common names of Insects in Canada, database (version 1999)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: Entomological Society of Canada / société d'entomologie du Canada   
  Reference for: death watch beetle[English], knock beetle [English], anobie roux [French], horloge de la mort [French]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Xestobium rufovillosum, death-watch beetle   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): De Geer, C.   
  Publication Date: 1774   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoires pour servir a l'histoire des insectes, vol. 4   
  Page(s): 456   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Illus.   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Philips, T. Keith / Arnett, Ross H., Jr., Michael C. Thomas, Paul E. Skelley, and J. H. Frank, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family 70. Anobiidae Fleming 1821   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Beetles, vol. 2 Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea   
  Page(s): 245-260   
  Publisher: CRC Press LLC   
  Publication Place: Boca Raton, Florida, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8493-0954-9   
  Reference for: Xestobium rufovillosum, death-watch beetle [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): White, Richard E.   
  Publication Date: 1982   
  Article/Chapter Title: A catalog of the Coleoptera of America north of Mexico. Family: Anobiidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: US Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Handbook   
  Page(s): 529-570   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Xestobium rufovillosum   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  






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