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Tribe Lucidotini

Photinus? - Photinus Firefly with aphid - Ellychnia facula 5011428 - Pyropyga decipiens Black Lampyrid - Ellychnia Ellychnia - Pyropyga Winter Firefly - Ellychnia corrusca - Ellychnia corrusca Winter Firefly (Ellychnia corrusca) - Ellychnia corrusca Firefly - Photinus consanguineus - male
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 Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Lampyridae (Fireflies)
Subfamily Lampyrinae
Tribe Lucidotini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Photinini LeConte 1881 (1)
Explanation of Names
Lucidotini Lacordaire, 1857 (2)
Numbers
ca. 80 spp. (many still unnamed) in 7 genera in our area(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.
2.Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)
Bouchard P. et al. 2011. ZooKeys 88: 1–972.