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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Species Cryptophilus seriatus

Lizard Beetles - Cryptophilus seriatus Beetle - Cryptophilus seriatus twin - Cryptophilus seriatus Fuzzy little beetle - Cryptophilus seriatus Taking a break from Carabids and Hydrophilids! - Cryptophilus seriatus Erotylidae, pronotumX - Cryptophilus seriatus Erotylidae, lateral with broken antenna - Cryptophilus seriatus Cryptophagus - Cryptophilus seriatus
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 Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Erotylid series)
Family Erotylidae (Pleasing Fungus Beetles)
Subfamily Xenoscelinae
Genus Cryptophilus
Species seriatus (Cryptophilus seriatus)
Explanation of Names
Cryptophilus seriatus Casey 1924