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Family Ptinidae - Death-watch and Spider Beetles

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 Anobiinae - Death-watch Beetles
Subfamily Dorcatominae
Subfamily Dryophilinae
Subfamily Ernobiinae
Subfamily Eucradinae
Subfamily Mesocoelopodinae
Subfamily Ptilininae
Subfamily Ptininae - Spider Beetles
Subfamily Xyletininae