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Suborder Archostemata - Reticulated and Telephone-pole Beetles

Reticulated Beetle - Cupes capitatus Cool Beetle! - Tenomerga cinerea Micromalthus debilis  - Micromalthus debilis - female Reticulated Beetle - Cupes capitatus Reticulated Beetle - Priacma serrata Tenomerga cinerea beetle070318d - Tenomerga cinerea Phoenicobiella ? - Prolixocupes lobiceps
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Archostemata (Reticulated and Telephone-pole Beetles)
Numbers
Represented by only two families in North America;
Cupedidae - Reticulated Beetles [chapter 1 (1)]
Micromalthidae - Telephone-pole Beetles [chapter 2 (1)]
Print References
American Beetles, Vol. 1 (1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.