Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Includes the genera Melanomma, Mycterophora, Oxycilla, Parascotia, Prosoparia, one or more of which have been placed in other subfamilies by various authors at various times, such as:
Rivulinae (in part) [Hodges, 1983]
Ophiderinae (in part) [Poole, 1989]
Calpinae (in part) [Kitching and Rawlins, 1999]
Hypeninae (in part) [CBIF, 2003]
Explanation of Names
Boletobiinae from type genus Boletobia
, Latin meaning "mushroom, fungus." (1)
About 13 species in 5 genera in North America.
Most of United States and southern Canada.