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Genus Tachyporus

Rove Beetle - Tachyporus Staph 14 - Tachyporus Tachyporus canadensis? - Tachyporus rove beetle - Tachyporus transversalis Tachyporus jocosus Say - Tachyporus jocosus Tiny Rove Beetle - Tachyporus Staphylinidae, dorsal - Tachyporus Tachyporus - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Staphyliniformia)
Superfamily Staphylinoidea
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 ~⅔ spp. in Eurasia; occur throughout NA(1)