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Genus Nacerdes

Black-tipped Beetle - Nacerdes melanura Beetle - Nacerdes melanura Beetle - Nacerdes melanura Unidentified Beetle - Nacerdes melanura Driftwood beetle - Nacerdes melanura Driftwood beetle - Nacerdes melanura Nacerdes melanura Oedemeridae? - Nacerdes melanura
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)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Oedemeridae (False Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Oedemerinae
Tribe Nacerdini
Genus Nacerdes
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nacerda Stevens 1839
Explanation of Names
Nacerdes Dejean 1834
Numbers
A single species in our area(1), >40 spp. worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide and throughout NA(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.A revision of the Nearctic Oedemeridae (Coleoptera)
Arnett R.H., Jr. 1951. American Midland Naturalist 45: 257-391.