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Subfamily Nemognathinae

Blister Beetle - Nemognatha Blister Beetle? - Nemognatha scutellaris Soldier Beetles, but what species ? Small, Yellow Blister Beetle - Zonitis sayi Large Beetle Unknown.. - Cissites auriculata Nemognatha selanderi Enns - Nemognatha selanderi What is attacking this blister beetle? - Nemognatha beetle 4119 - Tricrania sanguinipennis
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 Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Nemognathinae
Explanation of Names
Nemognathinae Laporte 1840
Nemognathinae - Greek for 'thread jaw'
Identification
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Works Cited
1. A revision of the genera Nemognatha, Zonitis, and Pseudozonitis (Coleoptera, Meloidae) in America north of Mexico, with....
Enns, W.R. 1956. University of Kansas Scientific Bulletin 37(17): 685-909.