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Genus Herthania

Cyphon concinna - Herthania concinna Cyphon concinna - Herthania concinna Beetle - Herthania concinna Similar to a ladybug - Herthania concinna black & orange Marsh Beetle - Herthania concinna Marsh Beetle  - Herthania concinna Small black beetle with orange spots - Herthania concinna Cool black beetle with red patches on elytra - Herthania concinna
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Scirtoidea (Plate-thigh and Marsh Beetles)
Family Scirtidae (Marsh Beetles)
No Taxon (former Cyphon)
Genus Herthania
Explanation of Names
Herthania Klausnitzer 2006
3 spp. in our area,* 7 spp. total(1)
*the former Cyphon comptus, C. concinnus, & C. confinis
2.8-4.6 mm(1)
NA & E. Asia(1)
Works Cited
1.Species of genus Cyphon Paykull, 1799 with developed sternite 8, and description of a new genus (Col., Scirtidae)
Klausnitzer B. 2006. Entomologische Nachrichten und Berichte 50: 71-77.