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Genus Caenocara - Puffball Beetles

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga - Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles
Superfamily Bostrichoidea - Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles
Family Ptinidae - Death-watch and Spider Beetles
Subfamily Dorcatominae
Tribe Dorcatomini
Genus Caenocara - Puffball Beetles

Species bicolor - Caenocara bicolor
Species blanchardi - Caenocara blanchardi
Species oculatum - Caenocara oculatum
Species tenuipalpum - Caenocara tenuipalpum