No Common Name Melanotus communis-complex (Gyllenhal, 1817)  

Description:

The Melanotus communis complex is used by BugGuide as a way to signify a group of click beetles in the genus Melanotus that are so similar that the only way to get certain species identification is to dissect the genitalia.

There are 9 records in the project database.

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A Melanotus communis-complex in Montgomery Co., Maryland (3/26/2019). Verified by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Steve Scholnick. (MBP list)

A Melanotus communis-complex in Montgomery Co., Maryland (3/26/2019). Verified by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Steve Scholnick. (MBP list)

A Melanotus communis-complex in Prince George's Co., Maryland (9/21/2018). Determined by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Jesse Christopherson. (MBP list)

A member of the Melanotus communis complex in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (6/1/2017). Determined by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A member of the Melanotus communis complex in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/16/2015). Determined by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A member of the Melanotus communis-complex in Frederick Co., Maryland (10/7/2016). Determined by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Melanotus communis-complex in Frederick Co., Maryland (4/20/2017). Determined by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Melanotus communis-complex in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (6/16/2018). Determined by Blaine Mathison/BugGuide. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Melanotus communis-complex in Prince George's Co., Maryland (5/26/2016). Determined by Blaine Mathison (BugGuide). Photo by Robert Aguilar, SERC. (MBP list)


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