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Subfamily Scaphidiinae - Shining Fungus Beetles

small round beetle - Scaphisoma small round beetle - Scaphisoma Rotting tree dweller 35 (shining fungus beetle) - Toxidium gammaroides Staphylinid 1 Tiny beetle Small Black Beetle - Scaphidium Toxidium Toxidium? - Toxidium gammaroides
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Scaphidiinae (Shining Fungus Beetles)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Originally its own family, Scaphidiidae
Fungus, slime molds