Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subfamily Ripiphorinae

Wedge-shaped Beetle - Macrosiagon limbata - male Ivory and red beetle?? - Macrosiagon sayi - male Small Ripiphorus sp. - Ripiphorus - male Ripiphorus - female Macrosiagon limbata - female So far I feel sure it's a beetle on mountain mint... - Macrosiagon Macrosiagon limbata? - Macrosiagon limbata Macrosiagon dimiditatum? - Macrosiagon
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 Ripiphoridae (Wedge-shaped Beetles)
Subfamily Ripiphorinae
Explanation of Names
Ripiphorinae Gemminger 1870 (1855)
Numbers
both tribes are represented in our area (each by one genus)