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Subfamily Staphylininae - Large Rove Beetles

Black bug - Philonthus Staphylinidae - Platydracus Rove Beetle - Quedius plagiatus Tasgius Tasgius melanarius? - Tasgius - female Insect larva - Thinopinus pictus Mojave-15 - Neobisnius Platydracus - Platydracus maculosus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Staphylininae (Large Rove Beetles)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
multiple radical changes suggested in (1)
Works Cited
1.Multilocus phylogeny defines a new classification of Staphylininae (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae)...
Żyła D., Solodovnikov A. 2020. Sys. Entomol. 45: 114–127.