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subgenus Gynopterus

Spider Beetle - Ptinus sexpunctatus Ptinus? - Ptinus californicus Ptinus 051412Beetle1 - Ptinus bimaculatus beetle 23 - Ptinus paulonotatus 251014 ~4 mm Beetle - Ptinus raptor Unknown - Ptinus raptor Ptinus sp.? - Ptinus
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)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Ptinidae (Death-watch and Spider Beetles)
Subfamily Ptininae (Spider Beetles)
Tribe Ptinini
Genus Ptinus
No Taxon subgenus Gynopterus
Explanation of Names
Gynopterus Mulsant & Rey 1868
Numbers
25 spp. in our area (incl. at least 3 adventive), >40 total(1)
Range
worldwide
Works Cited
1.BioLib.cz