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Cucujiformia (a group of beetles)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Series (Zoo.))

CLEROIDEA Latreille, 1802 (a superfamily of beetles) Superfamily 3 subtaxa  
CLERIDAE Latreille, 1802 (checquered beetles)
Opilo mollis (a chequered beetle), eg: Opilo mollis (a chequered beetle) - Dorsal view
Family 1 subtaxon 4 ident refs
MELYRIDAE Leach, 1815 (malachite beetles) Family   1 ident refs
TROGOSSITIDAE Latreille, 1802 (domed fungus beetles) Family   2 ident refs
CUCUJOIDEA Latreille, 1802 (a superfamily of beetles)
BYTURIDAE (raspberry beetles), eg: Byturus tomentosus (Raspberry Beetle) - Two beetles, feeding in buttercup flower COCCINELLIDAE (ladybirds, ladybugs), eg: Coccinella undecimpunctata (Eleven-spot Ladybird, 11-spot Ladybird) - Adult - dorsal view ENDOMYCHIDAE (false ladybirds), eg: Endomychus coccineus (a false ladybird) - Adult - dorsal view EROTYLIDAE (shiny fungus beetles), eg: Triplax aenea (a shiny fungus beetle) - Adult - dorsal view LATRIDIIDAE (mould beetles), eg: Cartodere (Aridius) bifasciata (a mould beetle) - Dorsal view NITIDULIDAE (pollen and sap beetles), eg: Cryptarcha strigata (a pollen or sap beetle) - Dorsal view
Superfamily 53 subtaxa 75 ident refs
CURCULIONOIDEA Latreille, 1802 (weevils and allied beetles)
ANTHRIBIDAE (fungus weevils), eg: Platyrhinus resinosus (Cramp-ball Fungus Weevil) - Dorsal view APIONIDAE (a family of seed weevils), eg: Ceratapion (Ceratapion) carduorum (a seed weevil) - Female - dorsal view ATTELABIDAE (a family of leaf-roller weevils), eg: Apoderus coryli (Hazel Leaf-roller Weevil) - Adult - dorsal view CURCULIONIDAE (weevils), eg: Mecinus pascuorum (a weevil) - Female - dorsal view ERIRHINIDAE (a family of weevils), eg: Grypus equiseti (Horsetail Weevil) - Top view NANOPHYIDAE (a family of seed weevils), eg: Nanophyes marmoratus (Loosestrife Weevil) - Dorsal view RHYNCHITIDAE (a family of leafroller weevils), eg: Deporaus (Deporaus) betulae (Birch Leaf-roller, Birch Leaf Roller) - Rolled leaf - opened up - underside - transmitted light
Superfamily 111 subtaxa 104 ident refs
LYMEXYLOIDEA Fleming, 1821 (timber beetles) Superfamily 1 subtaxon  
LYMEXYLIDAE Fleming, 1821 (timber beetles) Family   2 ident refs
TENEBRIONOIDEA (a superfamily of beetles)
CIIDAE (small fungus beetles), eg: Cis bidentatus (a small fungus beetle) - Male - dorsal view MELOIDAE (oil beetles), eg: Meloe violaceus (Violet Oil-beetle) - Male - dorsal view MORDELLIDAE (a family of tumbling flower beetles), eg: Variimorda villosa (a tumbling flower beetle) - Adult - dorsal view MYCETOPHAGIDAE (hairy fungus beetles), eg: Litargus connexus (a hairy fungus beetle) - Adult - dorsal view OEDEMERIDAE (thick-legged flower beetles), eg: Oedemera (Oncomera) femoralis (a thick-legged flower beetle) - Adult - dorsal view PYROCHROIDAE (cardinal beetles), eg: Pyrochroa serraticornis (Red-headed Cardinal Beetle) - Dorsal view SALPINGIDAE (false weevils), eg: Salpingus ruficollis (a false weevil) - Dorsal view - close-up SCRAPTIIDAE (a family of tumbling flower beetles), eg: Anaspis (Anaspis) frontalis (a tumbling flower beetle) - Side view TENEBRIONIDAE (darkling and flour beetles), eg: Cteniopus sulphureus (Sulphur Beetle) - Dorsal view
Superfamily 41 subtaxa 63 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 36 general literature references to Cucujiformia (a group of beetles)

Cucujiformia may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2009 feeding and other relationships of Cucujiformia (a group of beetles)

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