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Orectochilus villosus.jpg
Orectochilus villosus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Gyrinidae
Genus: Orectochilus
Dejean, 1833

Orectochilus is a genus of beetle native to the Palearctic (including Europe), the Near East and North Africa. It contains the following species: [1]


  1. ^ Gyrinidae Species List at Joel Hallan's Biology Catalog. Texas A&M University. Retrieved on 9 May 2012.

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