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Tribe Edrotini

Teneb - Metoponium Telabis sp - Telabis Beetle - Steriphanus Shiny black beetle on wall Steriphanus sp. - Steriphanus Trimytis pruinosa LeConte - Trimytis pruinosa Violet teneb? - Metoponium Sand encrusted Edrotes - Edrotes arens
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 Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Tenebrionidae (Darkling Beetles)
Subfamily Pimeliinae
Tribe Edrotini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eurymetopini(1)
Explanation of Names
Edrotini Lacordaire 1859
Numbers
193 spp. in 22 genera in our area, many more in the neotropics(2)
Range
sw US (one sp. reaches AB-SK) & much of the New World(2)
Works Cited
1.Synoptic classification of the World Tenebrionidae (Insecta: Coleoptera) with a review of family group names
Bouchard, P., J. F. Lawrence, A. E. Davies, & A. F. Newton. 2005. Annales Zoologici 55(4): 499–530.
2.Catalogue of Tenebrionidae (Coleoptera) of North America
Yves Bousquet, Donald B. Thomas, Patrice Bouchard, Aaron D. Smith, Rolf L. Aalbu, M. Andrew Johnston, Warren E. Steiner Jr. 2018. ZooKeys 728: 1-455.