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Genus Tachyporus

Cilea silphoides? - Tachyporus lecontei Staph 14 - Tachyporus Nice little Staphylinid - Tachyporus Rove Beetle - Tachyporus dispar Tachyporine - Tachyporus Rove Beetle - Tachyporus nitidulus Staphylinidae 82 - Tachyporus 919W06 - Tachyporus
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 Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea (Rove, Carrion and Fungus Beetles)
Family Staphylinidae (Rove Beetles)
Subfamily Tachyporinae (Crab-like Rove Beetles)
Tribe Tachyporini
Genus Tachyporus
Explanation of Names
Tachyporus Gravenhorst 1802
Numbers
30 spp. in our area, incl. at least 2 adventive(1); ~135 spp. total(2)
Range
worldwide except South America, Pacific, Madagascar(2), but primarily holarctic, with ~2/3 spp. in Eurasia; occur throughout NA(1)