Coleoptera of Goodwell and Texhoma
Texas County, OK
by Kurt Schaefer


Family Staphylinidae - Rove Beetles


Subfamily Staphylininae

Tasgius ater

The above image was ID as Tasgius ater
by Dr. Boris Büche in BugGuide.net

Tasgius ater
20-25 mm
May and September


Philonthus cruentatus

The above image was ID as Philonthus cruentatus
by Adam Brunke and Vassili Belov in BugGuide.net

Philonthus cruentatus
7 mm


Subfamily Paederinae

The above image was ID as Subfamily Paederinae
by Adam Brunke in BugGuide.net

Paederinae
July


Subfamily Paederinae
4 mm
June


Subfamily Aleocharinae

The above image was ID as Aleocharinae
by Vassili Belov in BugGuide.net

Subfamily Aleocharinae
4 mm
May


Hesperus apicialis

The above image was ID as Hesperus apicialis
by Adam Brunke in BugGuide.net

Hesperus apicialis
9 mm
Male
August


Platystethus

The above image was ID as Platystethus
by Adam Brunke in BugGuide.net

Platystethus
3 mm
March


Platystethus

The above image was ID as Platystethus
by Adam Brunke in BugGuide.net

Platystethus
5 mm
March


I wish to thank Vassili Belov and Adam Brunke for their identification of these rove beetles at BugGuide.net