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Tribe Malthodini

Malthodes very small Cantharid - Malthodes - male Malthodes - Malthodes spado Malthodini Malthodes perhaps? - Malthodes Malthodes perhaps? - Malthodes Malthodes? - Malthodes Malthodes larva - Malthodes
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea
Family Cantharidae (Soldier Beetles)
Subfamily Malthininae
Tribe Malthodini
Numbers
>130 spp. in 2 genera in our area (of which all but 5 are Malthodes spp.)(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.