Eleodes sponsus LeConte, 1858
Source: TenebrioniDBase, 2015
Family: Tenebrionidae
Eleodes sponsus image
Johnston et al. 2015
Diagnosis: Body elongate. Pronotum minutely punctured, lateral margins moderately arcuate, narrowing and sinuate posteriorly, anterior angles acute, anterolaterally projected. Elytra fairly evently scabrous throughout. Profemora spined in both sexes, all tarsi without tomentose pads. Prosternum flat, faintly if at all projected posteriorly of procoxae. Distribution: Coconino, Apache, Cochise counties, AZ. CO, NM, TX
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award EF 1207371