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Subtribe Apalochrina

Blue and orange insect - Collops bipunctatus - female Melyridae: Collops? - Collops - male Collops Collops balteatus LeConte - Collops balteatus - female Collops marginicollis - male Collops vittatus? on blue elderberry tree flowers - Collops - female green soft-winged flower beetle - Collops sp? - Collops hirtellus - male Beetle - Collops
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 Cleroidea (Bark-gnawing, Checkered and Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Family Melyridae (Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Subfamily Malachiinae
Tribe Malachiini
Subtribe Apalochrina
Explanation of Names
Apalochrina Mulsant & Rey 1867
Numbers
00 genera in our area, 30 genera total(1)(2)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.BioLib.cz