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Tribe Oophorini

Black & brown beetle - Aeolus Aeolus Conoderus suturalis Flat Wireworm Beetle - Aeolus mellillus Large dark elaterid - Conoderus exsul Male, Aeolus livens? - Aeolus livens - male Conoderus? Maybe C. delicatus? - Conoderus Click Beetle - Aeolus
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Elateridae (Click Beetles)
Subfamily Agrypninae
Tribe Oophorini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Conoderini Fleutiaux 1919
Explanation of Names
Oophorini Gistel 1856
Numbers
~50 spp. in 4 genera in our area(1)
Range
by far more diverse in the south(1)