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Psephenidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Cladus: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Cladus: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Elateriformia
Superfamilia: Byrrhoidea
Familia: Psephenidae
Subfamiliae: Afroeubriinae - Eubrianacinae - Eubriinae - Psepheninae - Psephenoidinae

Name:

Psephenidae Lacordaire, 1854

References

* Lee, C.-F.; Jäch, M.A.; Beutel, R.G. 2005: 18.7. Psephenidae Lacordaire, 1854. Pp. 521-533 in: Beutel, R.G. & Leschen, R.A.B. (volume eds.) Coleoptera, Beetles. Volume 1: Morphology and systematics (Archostemata, Adephaga, Myxophaga, Polyphaga 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.
* Lee, C.-F.; Satô, M.; Shepard, W.D.; Jäch, M.A. 2007: Phylogeny of Psephenidae (Coleoptera: Byrrhoidea) based on larval, pupal and adult characters. Systematic entomology, 32: 502-538. PDF
* Catalogue of Palearctic Coleoptera. Vol. 3 ed. I. Lobl, & A. Smetana, Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark, 2006
ISBN 87-88757-59-5, p.449

Links

* Australian Faunal Directory
* Psephenidae in SYNOPSIS OF THE DESCRIBED COLEOPTERA OF THE WORLD
* Atlas of water pennies (Psephenidae) of Russia

Vernacular Names
Česky: Peřejníkovití
English: Water penny beetles
Русский: Волнушки

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