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Tribe Acrotrichini

tiny ptiliid - Acrotrichis Feather-winged  Beetle - Acrotrichis 1mm Beetle - Acrotrichis Featherwinged Beetle - Acrotrichis tiny beetle from leaf litter - Acrotrichis Featherwing beetle, wings extended - Acrotrichis Tiny Beetle - Acrotrichis Ptilidae, Acrotrichis sp. - Acrotrichis
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
Tribe Acrotrichini
TBA spp. in a single genus in our area, TBA spp. in 5 genera worldwide(1)