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Superfamily Tenebrionoidea

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Coleoptera - Beetles
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon Series Cucujiformia
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea

Family Aderidae - Ant-like Leaf Beetles
Family Anthicidae - Antlike Flower Beetles
Family Archeocrypticidae - Cryptic Fungus Beetles
Family Boridae - Conifer Bark Beetles
Family Ciidae - Minute Tree-fungus Beetles
Family Ischaliidae - Broad-hipped Flower Beetles
Family Melandryidae - False Darkling Beetles
Family Meloidae - Blister Beetles
Family Mordellidae - Tumbling Flower Beetles
Family Mycetophagidae - Hairy Fungus Beetles
Family Mycteridae - Palm and Flower Beetles
Family Oedemeridae - False Blister Beetles
Family Prostomidae - Jugular-horned Beetles
Family Pyrochroidae - Fire-Colored Beetles
Family Pythidae - Dead Log Beetles
Family Ripiphoridae - Wedge-shaped Beetles
Family Salpingidae - Narrow-waisted Bark Beetles
Family Scraptiidae - False Flower Beetles
Family Stenotrachelidae - False Longhorn Beetles
Family Synchroidae - Synchroa Bark Beetles
Family Tenebrionidae - Darkling Beetles
Family Tetratomidae - Polypore Fungus Beetles
Family Zopheridae - Ironclad Beetles