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Subfamily Carpophilinae

Sap-feeding Beetle - Urophorus humeralis beetle - Carpophilus Carpophilus freemani Dobson - Carpophilus freemani small nit - Carpophilus antiquus Nitdulidae? - Carpophilus discoideus Carpophilus lugubris? - Carpophilus lugubris odd beetle - Carpophilus melanopterus Modesto-1 - Carpophilus
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 Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Nitidulid series)
Family Nitidulidae (Sap-feeding Beetles)
Subfamily Carpophilinae
Explanation of Names
Carpophilinae Erichson 1943
Numbers
3 genera in our area, 7 genera worldwide
Identification
some subcosmopolitan spp. spreading by commerce keyed & illustrated in(1)
Works Cited
1.Key to adventive sap beetles (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) in Hawaii, with notes on records and habits
Ewing C.P., Cline A.R. 2005. Col. Bull. 59: 167-183.