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Subfamily Scaphidiinae - Shining Fungus Beetles

Tiny beetle - Scaphisoma rubens Shining Fungus Beetle - Baeocera black beetle - Scaphidium quadriguttatum large scaphidiine rove - Scaphidium piceum Baeocera? - Baeocera Scirtidae ? Shining Fungus Beetle Small Black Beetle - Scaphidium
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)
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
Habitat
Fungus, slime molds