Salpingidae

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Salpingidae
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Superfamily: Tenebrionoidea
Family: Salpingidae
Leach, 1815
Subfamilies

Salpingidae or narrow-waisted bark beetles is a family of beetles, in the large suborder Polyphaga.[1][2] The species are small, about 1.5 – 7 mm in length.[3] This family is worldwide distributed and consists of about 45 genera and 300 species.

Genera[edit]

These 28 genera belong to the family Salpingidae:[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ environment.gov.au, Salpingidae
  2. ^ http://nomen.at/Tenebrionoidea
  3. ^ Michael A. Ivie (2002). Ross H. Arnett & Michael Charles Thomas (ed.). American Beetles: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea. Volume 2 of American Beetles. CRC Press. ISBN 978-0-8493-0954-0.
  4. ^ "Salpingidae". GBIF. Retrieved 2018-05-04.
  5. ^ "Salpingidae Family Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2018-05-04.