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Family Oedemeridae - False Blister Beetles

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 Oedemeridae - False Blister Beetles

Subfamily Calopodinae
Genus Calopus
Species angustus - Calopus angustus
Genus Sparedrus
Species aspersus - Sparedrus aspersus
Subfamily Oedemerinae
Tribe Asclerini
Genus Asclera
Species discolor - Asclera discolor
Species excavata - Asclera excavata
Species nigra - Asclera nigra
Species puncticollis - Asclera puncticollis
Species ruficollis - Red-necked False Blister Beetle
Genus Copidita
Species quadrimaculata - Copidita quadrimaculata
Genus Eumecomera
Species bicolor - Eumecomera bicolor
Species cyanipennis - Eumecomera cyanipennis
Species obscura - Eumecomera obscura
Genus Heliocis
Species repanda - Heliocis repanda
Genus Hypasclera
Species dorsalis - Hypasclera dorsalis
Genus Oxacis
Species angustata - Oxacis angustata
Species bernadettei - Oxacis bernadettei
Species caerulea - Oxacis caerulea
Species cana - Oxacis cana
Species pallida - Oxacis pallida
Species sericea - Oxacis sericea
Species subfusca - Oxacis subfusca
Species taeniata - Oxacis taeniata
Species trimaculata - Oxacis trimaculata
Species trirossi - Oxacis trirossi
No Taxon sp. 1 AZ dark & glabrous
Genus Oxycopis
Species falli - Oxycopis falli
Species floridana - Oxycopis floridana
Species howdeni - Oxycopis howdeni
Species mcdonaldi - Oxycopis mcdonaldi
Species mimetica - Oxycopis mimetica
Species notoxoides - Oxycopis notoxoides
Species suturalis - Oxycopis suturalis
Species thoracica - Oxycopis thoracica
Genus Paroxacis
Species interrita - Paroxacis interrita
Genus Rhinoplatia
Species mortivallicola - Rhinoplatia mortivallicola
Species ruficollis - Rhinoplatia ruficollis
Genus Sisenes
Species championi - Sisenes championi
Genus Vasaces
Species linearis - Vasaces linearis
Species elongatus - Vasaces elongatus
Genus Xanthochroina
Species bicolor - Xanthochroina bicolor
Tribe Ditylini
Genus Ditylus
Species caeruleus - Ditylus caeruleus
Species gracilis - Ditylus gracilis
Species quadricollis - Ditylus quadricollis
Tribe Nacerdini
Genus Nacerdes
Species melanura - Wharf Borer
Genus Xanthochroa
Species californica - Xanthochroa californica
Species centralis - Xanthochroa centralis
Species lateralis - Xanthochroa lateralis
Species marina - Xanthochroa marina
Species testacea - Xanthochroa testacea
Subfamily Polypriinae
Genus Polypria
Species cruxrufa - Polypria cruxrufa