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Tribe Lophocaterini

Grynocharis quadrilineata? - Grynocharis quadrilineata Mystery Ohio Beetle - Lycoptis americana Xerasia? - Eronyxa pallida Trogossitidae - Bark-gnawing Beetle, dorsal - Grynocharis quadrilineata Trogossitid? - Eronyxa Black Beetle on Ninebark - Eronyxa Black Beetle on Ninebark - Eronyxa Beetle - Grynocharis quadrilineata
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 Cleroidea (Bark-gnawing, Checkered and Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Family Trogossitidae (Bark-gnawing Beetles)
Subfamily Peltinae
Tribe Lophocaterini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
used to be treated as subfamily
Explanation of Names
Lophocaterini Crowson 1964
8 spp. in 4 genera in our area, 14 spp. in 6 genera total(1)
much of the world