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Synchroa punctata sjh.jpg
Synchroa punctata, adult
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Tenebrionoidea
Family: Synchroidae
Lacordaire, 1859

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The Synchroidae are a small family of beetles with no vernacular common name, though recent authors have coined the name synchroa bark beetles. The family consists of three genera, Mallodrya, Synchroa, and Synchroina, with a total of five species.