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Subfamily Zopherinae - Ironclad Beetles

Shiny black beetle - Hyporhagus gilensis Darkling Beetle - Hyporhagus punctulatus Zopherid - Hyporhagus Maybe a Tenebrionid? - Hyporhagus Beetle - Hyporhagus Hyporhagus gilensis Hyporhagus gilensis Hyporhagus? - Hyporhagus

tiny zopherid - Usechus lacerta Usechus? - Usechus lacerta Usechus lacerta Motschulsky - Usechus lacerta Usechus lacerta Motschulsky - Usechus lacerta Usechus nucleatus Usechimorpha barberi Usechimorpha montana Usechimorpha barberi

Conk ironclad beetle - Phellopsis obcordata Beetle 1854 - Phellopsis obcordata Ironclad Beetles (Phellopsis porcata) feeding on underside of polypore mushroom - Phellopsis porcata Phellopsis porcata Phellopsis porcata? - Phellopsis porcata Ironclad Beetle - Phellopsis obcordata forest darkling? - Phellopsis porcata   - Phellopsis obcordata

Zopherid - Pycnomerus haematodes Cylindrical bark beetle - Pycnomerus reflexus Pycnomerus haematodes Pycnomerus haematodes Wrinkled Bark Beetle? - Pycnomerus sulcicollis beetle - Pycnomerus haematodes Unknown Beetle - Pycnomerus thrinax Dry bark beetle - Pycnomerus haematodes

Ironclad Beetle  - Zopherus concolor - Zopherus concolor Diabolical Ironclad from Contra Costa County, CA - Phloeodes diabolicus Nosoderma Plicatus from Berkeley, CA - Phloeodes plicatus Phloeodes sp. - Phloeodes plicatus Diabolical Ironclad Beetle - Phloeodes diabolicus Iron clad beetle - Zopherus Zopherus Zopherus sp? - Zopherus