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Tribe Telephanini

Silvanid Flat Bark Beetle - Telephanus atricapillus Cryptamorpha desjardinsii Telephanus atricapillus? - Telephanus atricapillus Psammoecus trimaculatus Morschulsky - Psammoecus trimaculatus - male Black-headed orange beetle - Telephanus atricapillus Carabidae ? - Telephanus atricapillus Silvanid flat bark beetle - Telephanus atricapillus Telephanus atricapillus
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 Silvanidae (Silvanid Flat Bark Beetles)
Subfamily Brontinae
Tribe Telephanini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Psammoecini
Numbers
Telephanini LeConte 1861
Size
2 genera in our area, 10 genera total(1)
Works Cited
1.Coleoptera, Beetles; Morphology and Systematics vol. 2
Richard A.B. Leschen, Rolf G. Beutel and John F. Lawrence. 2010. De Gruyter.