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Tribe Meziini

spider beetles - Mezium americanum Brown/black bug - Mezium americanum beetle? that looks like a tiny eggplant - Mezium affine Shiny Spider Beetle - Mezium affine Mezium species? - Mezium Regal Sink Bug - Mezium Regal Sink Bug - Mezium Mezium affine
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
Superfamily Bostrichoidea
Family Ptinidae (Death-watch and Spider Beetles)
Subfamily Ptininae (Spider Beetles)
Tribe Meziini
Explanation of Names
Meziini Bell├ęs 1985