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Family Histeridae - Clown 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 Staphyliniformia
Superfamily Hydrophiloidea - Water Scavenger and Clown Beetles
Family Histeridae - Clown Beetles

Subfamily Abraeinae
Subfamily Saprininae
Subfamily Dendrophilinae
Subfamily Onthophilinae
Subfamily Tribalinae
Subfamily Histerinae
Subfamily Haeteriinae