Mordellidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Tenebrionoidea
Familia: Mordellidae
Subfamiliae: Ctenidiinae - Mordellinae - †Praemordellinae

Name

Mordellidae Latreille, 1802

References

* Jackman, J.A.; Lu, W. 2001: Nomenclatural changes for selected Mordellidae (Coleoptera) in North America. Insecta Mundi, 15(1): 31-34. PDF
* Jackman, J.A.; Lu, W. 2002: 101. MORDELLIDAE Latreille 1802. Pp. 423-430 in: Arnett, R.H., jr.; Thomas, M.C.; Skelley, P.E.; Frank, J.H. (eds.): American beetles. Volume 2. Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, Florida. limited preview
* Lawrence, J.F. 1991: Mordellidae (Tenebrionoidea). P. 508 in: Lawrence, J.F. (coordinator) Order Coleoptera, in: Stehr, F.W. (ed.) Immature insects, 2. Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, Iowa, USA.

links

* Mordellidae in SYNOPSIS OF THE DESCRIBED COLEOPTERA OF THE WORLD
* Atlas of Mordellidae of Russia

Vernacular names
English: tumbling flower beetles, pintail beetles
日本語: ハナノミ科
Русский: Шипоноски
中文: 花蚤科

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