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Tribe Eustrophini

underbark - Eustrophopsis bicolor 8007061 - Eustrophopsis confinis tetratomid - Eustrophopsis bicolor Tetratomidae, dorsal-lateral - Synstrophus repandus Tetratomidae? - Eustrophus tomentosus Hairy, black beetle - Eustrophopsis bicolor Eustrophopsis bicolor? - Eustrophopsis bicolor Tenebrionidae - Bothrotes canaliculatus? - Darkling beetle
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea
Family Tetratomidae (Polypore Fungus Beetles)
Subfamily Eustrophinae
Tribe Eustrophini
Explanation of Names
Eustrophini Gistel 1848
3 genera, with 9 spp. in our area and ~70 total (all but 9 spp. are in Eustrophopsis)(1)
Eustrophopsis, the largest genus of the subfamily, is widespread in the New World & Subsaharan Africa; the other 2 genera are both holarctic(2)