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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Cucujoidea

Familia: Erotylidae
Subfamilia: Cryptophilinae
Tribus: Cryptophilini
Genus: Cryptophilus
Species: C. integer

Cryptophilus Reitter, 1874

Cryptophilus Reitter, 1874. Type species: Cryptophagus integer Heer, 1841, by subsequent designation by Chûjô (1969: 277)
Tomarops Grouvelle, 1903. Type species: Tomarops punctatus Grouvelle, 1903, by monotypy. [syn. Leschen (2003: 54)]

Crypiophilus integer Jacobson


Leschen, R.A.B. 2003: Erotylidae (Insecta: Coleoptera: Cucujoidea): phylogeny and review. Fauna of New Zealand, (47)

Cryptophilus is a genus of pleasing fungus beetles in the family Erotylidae. There are about nine described species in Cryptophilus.[1][2][3]


These nine species belong to the genus Cryptophilus:

Cryptophilus cryptophagoides Grouvelle, 1916
Cryptophilus fluminalis Casey, 1924
Cryptophilus integer (Heer, 1841)
Cryptophilus minimus Grouvelle, 1913
Cryptophilus mirus Grouvelle, 1913
Cryptophilus obliteratus Reitter, 1878
Cryptophilus propinguus Reitter, 1874
Cryptophilus propinquus Reitter, 1874
Cryptophilus seriatus Casey, 1924


"Cryptophilus Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
"Cryptophilus". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-24.

"Cryptophilus genus Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2019-09-24.

Further reading

Leschen, Richard A. B. (2003). Erotylidae (Insecta: Coleoptera: Cucujoidea) phylogey and review. Fauna of New Zealand. Vol. 47. Manaaki Whenua Press. ISBN 978-0-478-09350-6. ISSN 0111-5383.
Lobl, I.; Smetana, A., eds. (2007). Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera, Volume 4: Elateroidea - Derodontoidea - Bostrichoidea - Lymexyloidea - Cleroidea - Cucujoidea. Apollo Books. ISBN 978-8788757675.

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