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Tribe Elaterini

curious clicker - Dolerosomus blaisdelli Elater? - Elater abruptus Large Click Beetle - Orthostethus infuscatus Diplostethus texanus Elateridae - Dolerosomus silaceus Click beetle - Sericus incongruus ? - Diplostethus carolinensis unknown insect - Orthostethus infuscatus
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 Elaterinae
Tribe Elaterini
19 spp. in 7 genera north of Mexico(1)
worldwide and throughout NA
Print References
Schimmel R. and D. Tarnawski. 2010. Monograph of the subtribe Elaterina (Insecta: Coleoptera: Elateridae: Elaterinae). Genus 21(3): 325–487.