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Superfamily Dascilloidea - Soft-bodied Plant and Cicada Parasite Beetles

beetle with fan shaped antenna - Sandalus niger - male Sandalus petrophya - female Soft-bodied Plant Beetle - Anorus piceus large dark beetle - Sandalus Cedar Beetle - Sandalus niger - female Cedar Beetle - Sandalus niger - female Sandalus dascillid - Anorus
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)
Superfamily Dascilloidea (Soft-bodied Plant and Cicada Parasite Beetles)
Numbers
Two families;
Dascillidae - Soft-bodied Plant Beetles [chapter 38 (1)]
Rhipiceridae - Cedar Beetles or Cicada Parasite Beetles [chapter 39 (1)]
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.