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Tribe Anacaenini

Water Scavenger Beetle - Anacaena limbata Hydrophilid #2 - Paracymus Anacaena signaticollis (Fall) - Anacaena signaticollis Tiny Beetle - Anacaena Hydrophilidae - Paracymus Hydrophilid - Paracymus Hydrophilid Water Scavenger Beetle - Anacaena
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 Hydrophiloidea (Water Scavenger and Clown Beetles)
Family Hydrophilidae (Water Scavenger Beetles)
Subfamily Hydrophilinae
Tribe Anacaenini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Taxonomy of the tribe is being revised(1)
ca. 30 spp. in 3 genera north of Mexico(2); 5 genera worldwide(3)
worldwide and across NA(2)