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Subfamily Acrotrichinae

Featherwinged Beetle - Acrotrichis Ptilid 4 - Acrotrichis Ptilid 5 - Acrotrichis ptiliid - Acrotrichis Tiny Beetle - Acrotrichis Featherwing Beetle - Acrotrichis Featherwing Beetle - Acrotrichis Beetle - Acrotrichis
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Ptiliidae (Featherwing[ed] Beetles)
Subfamily Acrotrichinae
Explanation of Names
Acrotrichinae Reitter 1909 (1856)
Numbers
4 genera in our area and 12 genera worldwide(1)