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Tribe Nemognathini

Fungus gnat cleaning a blister beetle - Nemognatha Gnathium minimum (Say) - Gnathium minimum Beetle - Nemognatha Beetle - Nemognatha nigripennis Tricrania sanguinipennis - male Tricrania sanguinipennis beetle - Nemognatha nemorensis Gnathium? - Gnathium
Classification
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Nemognathinae
Tribe Nemognathini
Explanation of Names
Nemognathini - Greek for 'thread jaw'