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Tribe Mordellini

Tumbling Flower Beetle - Hoshihananomia octopunctata small bee brown and tan, striped abdomen and patterned wings - Glipa oculata Mordellid - Mordellaria undulata - male TFB on Leaf II - Paramordellaria triloba Beetle - Tomoxia lineella Mordella? - Mordella Hoshihananomia octopunctata - male - female  Tumbling Flower Beetle - Tomoxia lineella
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea
Family Mordellidae (Tumbling Flower Beetles)
Tribe Mordellini
42 spp. in 8 genera north of Mexico; 58 genera worldwide(1)
worldwide and throughout NA(1)
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.