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Subfamily Catopocerinae

Leiodid - Glacicavicola bathyscioides Leiodid - Pinodytes newtoni Catopocerus sp. - Pinodytes gibbosus - female Catopocerus sp. - Pinodytes gibbosus - female  Sogdini? - Pinodytes rothi  Sogdini? - Pinodytes rothi  P. cryptophagoides, P. rothi ?? - Pinodytes rothi Catopocerus? - Catopocerus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Leiodidae (Round Fungus Beetles)
Subfamily Catopocerinae
Numbers
2 tribes (both represented in NA; one monotypic), with ~50 spp. in 4 genera in our area and 2 spp. elsewhere (e. Asia)(1)
Identification
flightless blind beetles
Range
NA and e. Asia; in our area, much more diverse in the west(1)
Habitat
deep leaf litter and soil; Glacicavicola bathyscioides in ice caves(1)