Image Number: 5380080

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Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
feeds on larvae in carrion and carrion itself
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Staphyliniformia
Superfamily: Staphylinoidea
Family: Silphidae
Tribe: Silphini
Genus: Necrophila
Subject: Necrophila americana (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, August 26, 2008
Image last updated:
Tuesday, December 23, 2008