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Subfamily Histerinae

Histeridae - Margarinotus merdarius Histeridae,lateral - Atholus sedecimstriatus Baconia aeneomicans (Horn 1873) - Baconia aeneomicans Black Beetle - Margarinotus Hister Beetle - Platysoma leconti Platysoma - Platysoma aurelianum Beetle Clown beetle May 29 - Margarinotus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Hydrophiloidea
Family Histeridae (Clown Beetles)
Subfamily Histerinae
Numbers
140 genera and ~2,000 described species
Range
worldwide