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Genus Cybocephalus

beetle - Cybocephalus californicus Shining Flower Beetle - Cybocephalus californicus Cybocephalus californicus with exposed genital armature - Cybocephalus californicus - female Sap-feeding Beetle - Cybocephalus Cybocephalus sp? - Cybocephalus Beetle - Cybocephalus nipponicus Beetle - Cybocephalus nipponicus Beetle - Cybocephalus nipponicus
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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cucujoidea (Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles)
No Taxon (Cucujid series)
Family Cybocephalidae
Genus Cybocephalus
Explanation of Names
Cybocephalus Erichson 1844
Greek 'cube head'
Numbers
5 spp. (of which one adventive) in our area(1) (all in the nominate subgenus), ~200 spp. in 2 subgenera total(2)
not yet in the guide: C. kathrynae Smith & Cave 2006 (so. FL)(1)
Size
0.5-2.5 mm(1)
Identification
key to spp. in(1)
Range
worldwide(1)
Works Cited
1.The Cybocephalidae (Coleoptera) of America north of Mexico
Smith T.R., Cave R.D. 2006. Ann. Ent. Soc. Am. 99: 776-792.
2.BioLib.cz