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Subgenus Haptoncus

Nitidulidae - Epuraea luteola unknown beetle - Epuraea tiny beetle - Epuraea Epuraea? - Epuraea ocularis - male 062912Beetle2 - Epuraea luteola tiny beetle-Nitidulidae species? - Epuraea luteola Epuraea ocularis beetle - Epuraea
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 Epuraeinae
Genus Epuraea
No Taxon Subgenus Haptoncus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Haptoncura Reitter 1875, Haptoncurina Jelínek 1977
Explanation of Names
Haptoncus Murray 1864
Range
palaeotropical group, with a couple of its members spread globally via commerce