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Subfamily Laccophilinae

Predacious Diving Beetle - Laccophilus maculosus ¤ - Laccophilus maculosus Beetle larva -- Rhantus sp? - Laccophilus Laccophilus? - Laccophilus maculosus In a man-made pond - Laccophilus maculosus Dytiscid - Agabetes acuductus - female Diver - Laccophilus maculosus predacious diving beetle - Agabetes acuductus - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Dytiscidae (Predaceous Diving Beetles)
Subfamily Laccophilinae
Numbers
3 Nearctic genera:Agabetes, Laccophilus and Laccomimus
Identification
See the Laccophilus genus page for description of diagnostic characters