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Byturidae

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: Cucujoidea
Familia: Byturidae
Subfamiliae: Byturinae - Platydascillinae

Overview of genera

Bispinatus - Byturus - Dascillocyphon - Haematoides - Platydascillus - Remigera - Xerasia

Name

Byturidae Jacquelin du Val, 1858
Type genus

* Byturus Latreille, 1796 [stem = Bytur-]

References

* Cline, A.R.; Goodrich, M.A.; Leschen, R.A.B. 2010: 10.2. Byturidae Jacquelin duVal, 1858. Pp. 286-292 in: Leschen, R.A.B.; Beutel, R.G.; Lawrence, J.F. (volume eds.) Coleoptera, beetles. Volume 2: Morphology and systematics (Elateroidea, Bostrichiformia, Cucujiformia partim). In: Kristensen, N.P. & Beutel, R.G. (eds.) Handbook of zoology. A natural history of the phyla of the animal kingdom. Volume IV. Arthropoda: Insecta. Part 38. Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter. ISBN 3110190753 ISBN 9783110190755
* Ivie, M.A. 2001: The familial placement of the genus Haematoides Fairmaire (Coleoptera: Dascillidae, Byturidae). Coleopterists bulletin, 55: 338–340.
* I.Löbl & A.Smetana (eds). 2007 Catalogue of Palearctic Coleoptera. Vol. 4: Elateroidea, Derodontoidea, Bostrichoidea, Lymexyloidea, Cleroidea and Cucujoidea. Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark ISBN 87-88757-67-6, p. 546
* Springer, C.A.; Goodrich, M.A. 1990: A revision of the family Byturidae (Coleoptera) in Asia. Coleopterists bulletin, 44: 461–483. JSTOR
* Springer, C.A.; Goodrich, M.A. 1994: A revision of the subfamily Platydascillinae (Coleoptera: Byturidae) from southeast Asia, with descriptions of two genera and three new species. Coleopterists bulletin, 48: 60-78. JSTOR

links

* Byturidae in SYNOPSIS OF THE DESCRIBED COLEOPTERA OF THE WORLD
* Atlas of family Byturidae of Russia

Vernacular names
English: fruitworms, fruitworm beetles
日本語: キスイモドキ科
Русский: Mалинники
中文: 小花甲科

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