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Subfamily Carpophilinae

Dried-fruit Beetle - Carpophilus hemipterus unknown nitidulidae - Carpophilus brachypterus crab apple nit - Carpophilus hemipterus Carpophilus antiquus Carpophilus sp. - Carpophilus lugubris Carpophilus craigheadi Dobson - Nitops craigheadi - female Carpophilus Carpophilus - Carpophilus discoideus
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
for eastern spp., see (1)
some subcosmopolitan spp. spreading by commerce keyed & illustrated in(2)