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Tribe Omaliini

rove beetle - Omalium Carcinocephalus flavidus ocellate 1 - Hapalaraea hamata ocellate 2 - Omalium rivulare winter beetle - Carcinocephalus flavidus Phyllodrepa humerosa (Fauvel) - Phyllodrepa humerosa carinate omaliine? - Carcinocephalus sp Rove Beetle - Omalium rivulare
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)
No Taxon (Series Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Omaliinae (Ocellate Rove Beetles)
Tribe Omaliini
Numbers
15 genera (with ~50 described spp.) in our area; 43 described genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide; the only omaliine tribe represented in the tropics(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.