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Tribe Xyloperthini

Xylobiops basilaris (Say) - Xylobiops basilaris Bostrich - Xylopsocus capucinus Scobicia suturalis (Horn) - Scobicia suturalis Xylobiops basilaris ? - Xylobiops basilaris Unknown Beetle - Xylobiops basilaris Unknown Beetle - Xylobiops basilaris Xyloblaptus quadrispinosus? - Xyloblaptus quadrispinosus - female ID Request - Interesting small Beetle - Xylobiops basilaris
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)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Bostrichidae (Horned Powder-post Beetles)
Subfamily Bostrichinae
Tribe Xyloperthini
Explanation of Names
Xyloperthini Lesne 1921
Numbers
large tribe, with 7 genera in our area (+some regularly intercepted)(1) and 34 genera worldwide(2)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.World catalogue of Bostrichidae (Coleoptera)
Borowski J., Węgrzynowicz P. 2007. Mantis, Olsztyn, 247 pp.