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Superfamily Dascilloidea - Soft-bodied Plant and Cicada Parasite Beetles

Which Click Beetle is this? - Anorus piceus Deathwatch Beetle ( Ptilinus basalis) - Sandalus niger - male Long-horned Beetle - Anorus Sandalus niger Knoch - Sandalus niger - male Beetle - Sandalus porosus Sandalus petrophya - male beetle - Anorus piceus Sandalus niger ovipositing? - Sandalus niger - female
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 Dascilloidea (Soft-bodied Plant and Cicada Parasite Beetles)
Numbers
2 families, both represented in our area(1)
Works Cited
1.Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)
Bouchard P. et al. 2011. ZooKeys 88: 1–972.