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Genus Nitops

Beetle - Nitops pallipennis Carpophilus - Nitops pallipennis Small Beetle - Nitops pallipennis Nitidulid - Nitops pallipennis Carpophilus pallipennis ? - Nitops pallipennis - male - female Nitidulid on Fishhook barrel cactus flowers (yellow) - Nitops pallipennis Nitidulidae - Nitops pallipennis Tiny Yucca Beetle - Nitops pallipennis
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 Carpophilinae
Genus Nitops
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly treated as a subgenus of Carpophilus
Explanation of Names
Nitops Murray 1864
Numbers
2 subgenera, both represented in our area