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Tribe Staphylinini

Black rove 2 - Ocypus nitens Platydracus sp. - Platydracus cinnamopterus Rove Beetle - Platydracus violaceus Neobisnius terminalis (LeConte) - Neobisnius terminalis Rove Beetle? - Philonthus Rove beetle - Bisnius blandus Belonuchus? - Belonuchus 9020446 Staph - Platydracus maculosus
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 Staphylininae (Large Rove Beetles)
Tribe Staphylinini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
classification used in the Guide follows(1)
According to the website, the worldwide count is 5506 valid species in 9 subtribes, with more than 60 species being described each year for the last decade.
Works Cited
1.Molecular phylogeny of the mega-diverse rove beetle tribe Staphylinini (Insecta, Coleoptera, Staphylinidae)
Chatzimanolis S., Cohen I.M., Schomann A.S., Solodovnikov A. 2010. Zoologica Scripta 39: 436-449.