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Tribe Cerenopini

mystery beetle - Argoporis Unknown beetle - Argoporis  Teneb - Argoporis alutacea Tennebrionid  - Argoporis ? - Argoporis Darkling beetle from Tuscon, AZ - Argoporis Tenebrionidae - Cerenopus concolor Slender black teneb - Cerenopus concolor Argoporis? - Argoporis
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 Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Tenebrioninae
Tribe Cerenopini
Explanation of Names
Cerenopini Horn 1870
Print References
Berry, R. L. (1970). A Revision of the tribes Cerenopini and Eulabini (formerly Scaurini, in part) of North America (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Ph.D. Dissertation, Ohio State University. Full Text)