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Tribe Prosternini

Click Beetle - Liotrichus volitans Black and Red Beetle - Pseudanostirus triundulatus Click Beetle ? - Liotrichus spinosus brown beetle - Pseudanostirus hieroglyphicus Click beetle in the oak woodland - Sylvanelater cylindriformis Elaterid 9 Beetle - Ex-ctenicera pyrrhos Click beetle - Selatosomus
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Dendrometrinae
Tribe Prosternini
Explanation of Names
Prosternini Gistel 1856 [nomen protectum]
ca. 200 spp. in >20 genera in our area(1)