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Tribe Histerini

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 Staphyliniformia
Superfamily Hydrophiloidea - Water Scavenger and Clown Beetles
Family Histeridae - Clown Beetles
Subfamily Histerinae
Tribe Histerini

Genus Atholus
Species americanus - Atholus americanus
Species bimaculatus - Atholus bimaculatus
Species falli - Atholus falli
Species minutus - Atholus minutus
Species nubilus - Atholus nubilus
Species perplexus - Atholus perplexus
Species relictus - Atholus relictus
Species sedecimstriatus - Atholus sedecimstriatus
Genus Hister
Species civilis - Hister civilis
Species curtatus - Hister curtatus
Species depurator - Hister depurator
Species dispar - Hister dispar
Species furtivus - Hister furtivus
Species incertus - Hister incertus
No Taxon servus group
Species comes - Hister comes
Species defectus - Hister defectus
Species indistinctus - Hister indistinctus
Species servus - Hister servus
No Taxon militaris group
Species humilis - Hister humilis
Species lucanus - Hister lucanus
Species militaris - Hister militaris
Species sarcinatus - Hister sarcinatus
No Taxon coenosus group
Species abbreviatus - Hister abbreviatus
Species coenosus - Hister coenosus
Species laevipes - Hister laevipes
Genus Margarinotus
No Taxon subgenus Margarinotus
Species guttifer - Margarinotus guttifer
No Taxon subgenus Paralister
Species cognatus - Margarinotus cognatus
Species ephemeralis - Margarinotus ephemeralis
Species faedatus - Margarinotus faedatus
Species lecontei - Margarinotus lecontei
Species purpurascens - Margarinotus purpurascens
Species umbrosus - Margarinotus umbrosus
No Taxon subgenus Promethister
Species confusus - Margarinotus confusus
Species felipae - Margarinotus felipae
Species marginicollis - Margarinotus marginicollis
No Taxon subgenus Ptomister
Species brunneus - Margarinotus brunneus
Species egregius - Margarinotus egregius
Species harrisii - Margarinotus harrisii
Species hudsonicus - Margarinotus hudsonicus
Species immunis - Margarinotus immunis
Species merdarius - Margarinotus merdarius
Species stygicus - Margarinotus stygicus
Species thomomysi - Margarinotus thomomysi
No Taxon subgenus Stenister
Species obscurus - Margarinotus obscurus
Genus Merohister
Species arboricavi - Merohister arboricavi
Species osculatus - Merohister osculatus
Genus Psiloscelis
Species abnormalis - Psiloscelis abnormalis
Species corrosa - Psiloscelis corrosa
Species planipes - Psiloscelis planipes
Species subopaca - Psiloscelis subopaca
Species perpunctata - Psiloscelis perpunctata
Genus Spilodiscus
Species arcuatus - Spilodiscus arcuatus
Species biplagiatus - Spilodiscus biplagiatus
Species flohri - Spilodiscus flohri
Species gloveri - Spilodiscus gloveri
Species instratus - Spilodiscus instratus
Species sellatus - Spilodiscus sellatus
Species ulkei - Spilodiscus ulkei