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Subfamily Lissominae

Click Beetle - Drapetes exstriatus Beetle - Orange Spotted - Profile - Drapetes exstriatus A very small Elateridae - Drapetes chiracahua Drapetes niger Bonvouloir - Drapetes niger unidentified beetle - Drapetes exstriatus black beetle with four orange spots - Drapetes quadripustulatus black beetle with four orange spots - Drapetes quadripustulatus Drapetes - Drapetes quadripustulatus
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Lissominae
Explanation of Names
Lissominae Laporte 1835
Numbers
10 spp. in 3 genera of 2 tribes in our area(1)