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Subgenus Haptoncus

Nitidulidae - Epuraea luteola unknown beetle - Epuraea tiny beetle - Epuraea Epuraea? - Epuraea ocularis - male 062912Beetle2 - Epuraea luteola Epuraea sp.? - Epuraea luteola tiny beetle-Nitidulidae species? - Epuraea luteola Epuraea ocularis
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 Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Nitidulid series)
Family Nitidulidae (Sap-feeding Beetles)
Subfamily Epuraeinae
Genus Epuraea
No Taxon Subgenus Haptoncus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Haptoncura Reitter 1875, Haptoncurina Jelínek 1977
Explanation of Names
Haptoncus Murray 1864
palaeotropical group, with a couple of its members spread globally via commerce