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Unidentified Beetle Eggs, Larvae & Pupae

Pupa Larva unknown larva found in soil Coleoptera Family? fat grub springtail eggs? Coleopteran larva
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
No Taxon Unidentified Beetle Eggs, Larvae & Pupae
See Also
Unidentified Larvae - Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Carabidae (Ground Beetles):
Unidentified Larvae - Family Carabidae
Unidentified Larvae & Pupae - Subfamily Cicindelinae - Tiger Beetles
Larvae - Genus Galerita - False Bombardier Beetles
Unidentified Larvae - Genus Chlaenius - Vivid Metallic Ground Beetles
Dystiscidae (Predaceous Diving Beetles):
Unidentified Immature Stages - Family Dytiscidae
Larvae - Genus Agabus
Larvae - Genus Ilybius
Larvae - Genus Dytiscus
Larvae - Genus Acilius
Larvae - Genus Cybister
Larvae - Genus Laccophilus
Dermestidae (Carpet Beetles):
Dermestidae Larvae - Family Dermestidae
Unidentified Larvae - Genus Anthrenus
Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles):
Unidentified Larvae - Family Tenebrionidae
Immatures - Genus Platydema
Meloidae (Blister Beetles): Unidentified Larvae - Family Meloidae
Cleridae (Checkered Beetles): Unidentified Clerid Eggs, Larvae, Pupae - Family Cleridae
Melyridae (Soft-winged Flower Beetles): Larvae - Family Melyridae
Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles):
Unidentified Eggs, Larvae, and Pupae - Family Coccinellidae
Unidentified Larvae - Subfamily Scymninae
Unidentified Larvae - Genus Scymnus
Unidentified Larvae and Pupae - Subfamily Chilocorinae
Unidentified Larvae - Subfamily Coccinellinae
Unidentified Larvae and Pupae - Genus Anatis - Giant Lady Beetles
Unidentified Larvae and Pupae - Genus Coccinella
Unidentified Larvae - Genus Hippodamia
Cerambycidae (Long-horned Beetles): Larvae & Pupae - Family Cerambycidae
Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles):
Unidentified Eggs, Larvae and Pupae - Family Chrysomelidae
Unidentified Cassidine Eggs, Larvae & Pupae - Subfamily Cassidinae - Tortoise Beetles and the Hispines
Larvae - Species Charidotella sexpunctata - Golden Tortoise Beetle
Larvae - Genus Trirhabda
Unidentifed Larvae/Pupae/Eggs - Subfamily Cryptocephalinae - Case-bearing Leaf Beetles
Unidentified Scolytine Galleries - Subfamily Scolytinae - Bark and Ambrosia Beetles
Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles): Unidentified Larvae & Larval Galleries - Family Buprestidae
Cantharidae (Soldier Beetles): Unidentified Larvae - Family Cantharidae
Larvae - Genus Chauliognathus
Elateridae (Click Beetles):
Unidentified Larvae & Pupae - Family Elateridae
Larvae - Genus Ampedus
Melanotus spp. Larvae - Genus Melanotus
Lampyridae (Fireflies): Unidentified Larvae & Pupae - Family Lampyridae
Larvae - Genus Pyractomena
Larvae - Genus Photuris
Family Lycidae (Net-winged Beetles):
Larvae - Genus Calopteron
Scirtidae (Marsh Beetles): Unidentified Eggs, Larvae, Pupae - Family Scirtidae
Hydrophilidae (Water Scavenger Beetles): Unidentified Immature Stages - Family Hydrophilidae
Silphidae (Carrion Beetles): Unidentified Larvae - Family Silphidae
Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles): Larvae - Family Staphylinidae
Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess beetles):
Immature Stages - Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Family unknown)
Unidentified Larvae - Family Scarabaeidae - Scarab Beetles
Print References
Böving, A. G. and Craighead, F. C. 1931. An illustrated synopsis of the principal larval forms of the order Coleoptera. Entomologica Americana 11(1): 1-351, 125 pls. (Biodiversity Heritage Library)