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Subfamily Ptilininae

Ptilinus? - Ptilinus ruficornis Ptilinus basalis LeConte, 1858 - Ptilinus basalis - male Death-watch Beetle - Ptilinus - male Wood-boring beetle larva - Ptilinus ruficornis Red maple borer - Ptilinus ruficornis - male Beetle - Ptilinus ruficornis - male Ptilinus? - Ptilinus Antlers - Ptilinus
Classification
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)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Ptinidae (Death-watch and Spider Beetles)
Subfamily Ptilininae
Explanation of Names
Ptilininae Shuckard 1839
Numbers
a single genus in our area, ?6 genera in 2 tribes total