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Tribe Cyllodini

Histerid - Psilopyga nigripennis On mushroom - Psilopyga fasciata beetle - Pallodes pallidus Psilopyga histrina LeConte - Psilopyga histrina Psilopyga nigripennis LeConte - Psilopyga nigripennis Pallodes pallidus Beetle - Pallodes pallidus Pallodes plateosus Schaeffer - Pallodes plateosus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Nitidulid series)
Family Nitidulidae (Sap-feeding Beetles)
Subfamily Nitidulinae
Tribe Cyllodini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
polyphyletic assemblage(1)
Explanation of Names
Cyllodini Everts 1898
Numbers
4 genera in our area, 25 genera total(2)
Works Cited
1.Molecular phylogeny of Nitidulidae: assessment of subfamilial and tribal classification...
Cline A.R., Smith T.R., Miller K., Moulton M., Whiting M., Audisio P. 2014. Systematic Entomology 39: 758–772.
2.A current generic classification of sap beetles (Coleoptera, Nitidulidae)
Kirejtshuk A.G. 2008. Zoosystematica Rossica 17: 107-122.