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Subfamily Negastriinae

small click beetle - Paradonus stibicki Negastrius exiguus Click Beetle - Neohypdonus tumescens Elateridae 7 - Negastrius Click - Negastrius Tiny orang-brown & black-patterned Elateroid-like beetle - Paradonus Zorochros caurinus Cardiophorinae? - Negastrius
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Negastriinae
Explanation of Names
Negastriinae Nakane & Kishii 1956
see (1)
35 spp. in 8 genera in our area(2)
keys to eastern spp. in Stibnick (1990)(3)
most of NA, more diverse in the north and in montane (esp. western) regions(2)