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Sphindidae

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: Sphindidae
Subfamiliae: Odontosphindinae - Protosphindinae - Sphindinae - Sphindiphorinae

Name

Sphindidae Jacquelin du Val, 1858

Synonyms

* Aspidiphoridae Kiesenwetter, 1877 (1859)
* Coniporidae Thomson, 1859

References

* Forrester, J.A.; McHugh, J.V. 2010: 10.5. Sphindidae Jacquelin du Val, 1861. Pp. 300-306 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
* 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. 455
* McHugh, J.V.; Forrester, J.A. 2009: Family Sphindidae. Pp. 102-105 in: Gerlach, J. (ed.) The Coleoptera of the Seychelles Islands. Pensoft Publishers, Sofia-Moscow. ISBN 9789546424983

links

* Australian Faunal Directory [stub]
* Sphindidae in SYNOPSIS OF THE DESCRIBED COLEOPTERA OF THE WORLD
* Atlas of the family Sphindidae of Russia

Vernacular Name
English: Cryptic slime mold beetle
Français: Sphindide

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