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Superfamily Scirtoidea - Plate-thigh and Marsh Beetles

beetle - Nycteus infumatus Scirtidae: Elodes Larva - Elodes Flea Marsh Beetle - Ora texana Marsh Beetle - Contacyphon Scirtid - Contacyphon Plate-thigh Beetle - Nycteus oviformis beetles - Unnamed-near-cyphon obscurus - male - female Beetle - Contacyphon
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Scirtoidea (Plate-thigh and Marsh Beetles)
Numbers
3 families in our area, 4 total(1)
Works Cited
1.Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)
Bouchard P. et al. 2011. ZooKeys 88: 1–972.