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Family Nitidulidae - Sap-feeding 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 Cucujoidea - Sap, Bark and Fungus Beetles
No Taxon Nitidulid series
Family Nitidulidae - Sap-feeding Beetles

Subfamily Cryptarchinae
Genus Cryptarcha
Species ampla - Cryptarcha ampla
Species concinna - Cryptarcha concinna
Species glabra - Cryptarcha glabra
Species strigatula - Cryptarcha strigatula
Species sp-one-ariz - Cryptarcha sp-one-ariz
Genus Glischrochilus
No Taxon subgenus Glischrochilus
Species confluentus - Glischrochilus confluentus
Species moratus - Glischrochilus moratus
Species vittatus - Glischrochilus vittatus
No Taxon subgenus Librodor
Species fasciatus - Picnic Beetle
Species obtusus - Glischrochilus obtusus
Species quadrisignatus - Four-spotted Sap Beetle
Species sanguinolentus - Glischrochilus sanguinolentus
Species siepmanni - Glischrochilus siepmanni
Genus Pityophagus
Species cephalotes - Pityophagus cephalotes
Species rufipennis - Pityophagus rufipennis
Subfamily Prometopinae
Genus Prometopia
Species bidentata - Prometopia bidentata
Species sexmaculata - Prometopia sexmaculata
Subfamily Amphicrossinae
Genus Amphicrossus
Species ciliatus - Amphicrossus ciliatus
Species liebecki - Amphicrossus liebecki
Species niger - Amphicrossus niger
Subfamily Carpophilinae
Genus Carpophilus
No Taxon subgenus Megacarpolus
Species brevipennis - Carpophilus brevipennis
Species lugubris - Dusky Sap Beetle
No Taxon subgenus Myothorax
Species dimidiatus - Cornsap Beetle
Species mutilatus - Confused Sap Beetle
Species nepos - Carpophilus nepos
Species pilosellus - Carpophilus pilosellus
No Taxon subgenus Plapennipolus
Species yuccae - Carpophilus yuccae 0
No Taxon subgenus Carpophilus
Species californicus - Carpophilus californicus
Species hemipterus - Dried-fruit Beetle
Species obsoletus - Carpophilus obsoletus 0
Species sayi - Carpophilus sayi
No Taxon subgenus Caplothorax
Species melanopterus - Carpophilus melanopterus
Species rufus - Carpophilus rufus
No Taxon subgenus Semocarpolus
Species marginellus - Carpophilus marginellus
No Taxon subgenus Ecnomorphus
Species antiquus - Carpophilus antiquus
Species brachypterus - Carpophilus brachypterus
Species corticinus - Carpophilus corticinus
Species discoideus - Carpophilus discoideus
Species ligneus - Carpophilus ligneus
Species marginatus - Carpophilus marginatus
Species tempestivus - Carpophilus tempestivus
Genus Nitops
Species craigheadi - Nitops craigheadi
No Taxon subgenus Urocarpolus
Species floralis - Nitops floralis
Species pallipennis - Nitops pallipennis
Genus Urophorus
Species humeralis - Pineapple Beetle
Subfamily Epuraeinae
Genus Epuraea
No Taxon Subgenus Aphenolia
Species monogama - Epuraea monogama
No Taxon Subgenus Haptoncus
Species luteola - Pineapple Sap Beetle
Species ocularis - Epuraea ocularis
No Taxon Subgenus Epuraea
Species aestiva - Epuraea aestiva
Species flavomaculata - Epuraea flavomaculata
Species helvola - Epuraea helvola
Species imperialis - Epuraea imperialis
Species linearis - Epuraea linearis
Species pallescens - Epuraea pallescens
Species planulata - Epuraea planulata
Species terminalis - Epuraea terminalis
Species truncatella - Epuraea truncatella
No Taxon Subgenus Epuraeanella
Species nearctica - Epuraea nearctica
Species obtusicollis - Epuraea obtusicollis
Species rufa - Epuraea rufa
No Taxon rufa type --tmp page
No Taxon Subgenus Orthopeplus
Species quadricollis - Epuraea quadricollis
No Taxon incertae sedis
Species avara - Epuraea avara
Species corticina - Epuraea corticina
Species obliqua - Epuraea obliqua
Species peltoides - Epuraea peltoides
Species populi - Epuraea populi
Species umbrosa - Epuraea umbrosa
No Taxon corticina type --tmp page
Subfamily Meligethinae - Pollen Beetles
Genus Acanthogethes
Species fuscus - Acanthogethes fuscus
Genus Afrogethes
Species canadensis - Afrogethes canadensis
Species saevus - Afrogethes saevus
Genus Brassicogethes
Species aeneus - Common Pollen Beetle
Subspecies dauricus - Brassicogethes aeneus dauricus
Species cleominis - Brassicogethes cleominis
Species simplipes - Brassicogethes simplipes
Species viridescens - Brassicogethes viridescens
Genus Fabogethes
Species nigrescens - Black Pollen Beetle
Genus Genistogethes
Species carinulatus - Genistogethes carinulatus
Genus Meligethes
Species atratus - Meligethes atratus
Subfamily Cillaeinae
Genus Brachypeplus
Species basalis - Brachypeplus basalis
Species glaber - Brachypeplus glaber
Species habecki - Brachypeplus habecki
Genus Colopterus
Species maculatus - Colopterus maculatus
Species niger - Colopterus niger
Species posticus - Colopterus posticus
Species semitectus - Colopterus semitectus
Species truncatus - Colopterus truncatus
Species unicolor - Colopterus unicolor
Genus Conotelus
Species fuscipennis - Conotelus fuscipennis
Species mexicanus - Conotelus mexicanus
Species obscurus - Obscure Sap Beetle
Subfamily Nitidulinae
Tribe Nitidulini
Genus Aethina
Species tumida - Small Hive Beetle
Genus Pocadius
Species basalis - Pocadius basalis
Species helvolus - Hairy Puffball Beetle
Species fulvipennis - Pocadius fulvipennis
Genus Thalycra
Species carolina - Thalycra carolina
No Taxon Soronia complex
Genus Amphotis
Species schwarzi - Amphotis schwarzi
Genus Lobiopa
Species brunnescens - Lobiopa brunnescens
Species falli - Lobiopa falli
Species insularis - Lobiopa insularis
Species undulata - Lobiopa undulata
Genus Soronia
Species grisea - Soronia grisea
Species guttulata - Soronia guttulata
No Taxon Nitidula complex
Genus Nitidula
Species bipunctata - Two-spotted Sap Beetle
Species carnaria - Nitidula carnaria
Species flavomaculata - Nitidula flavomaculata
Species nigra - Nitidula nigra
Species rufipes - Nitidula rufipes
Species ziczac - Nitidula ziczac
Genus Omosita
Species colon - Omosita colon
Species discoidea - Omosita discoidea
Species nearctica - Omosita nearctica
No Taxon Phenolia complex
Genus Phenolia
Species grossa - Phenolia grossa
Genus Stelidota
Species coenosa - Stelidota coenosa
Species geminata - Strawberry Sap Beetle
Species octomaculata - Stelidota octomaculata
Tribe Cyllodini
Genus Camptodes
Species texanus - Camptodes texanus
Genus Cyllodes
Species biplagiatus - Cyllodes biplagiatus
Genus Pallodes
Species austrinus - Pallodes austrinus
Species pallidus - Pallodes pallidus
Species plateosus - Pallodes plateosus
Genus Psilopyga
Species fasciata - Psilopyga fasciata
Species histrina - Black Stinkhorn Beetle
Species nigripennis - Stinkhorn Beetle
Tribe Cychramini
Genus Cychramus
Species adustus - Cychramus adustus