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Subfamily Bostrichinae

Bostrichidae - Amphicerus bicaudatus BG3070 E8935a - Lichenophanes bicornis Horned Powder-post Beetles - Lichenophanes bicornis - male - female Red-shouldered Bostrichid - Xylobiops basilaris W159 - Xylobiops texanus Bostrichid - Lichenophanes armiger Anthribidae? - Xylobiops basilaris 1001C09 - Amphicerus cornutus
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 Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Bostrichidae (Horned Powder-post Beetles)
Subfamily Bostrichinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
the tribes Apatini and Dinapatini are treated here in(1) but as a separate subfamily (Apatinae) in(2)
Numbers
56 genera in 3 tribes worldwide(2) (or 61 genera in 5 tribes if Apatini and Dinapatini are included)
Range
worldwide
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.World catalogue of Bostrichidae (Coleoptera)
Borowski J., Węgrzynowicz P. 2007. Mantis, Olsztyn, 247 pp.