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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Cucujoidea

Familia: Agapythidae
Genera: Agapytho

[genera after Leschen et al. (2005)]

Agapythidae Sen Gupta & Crowson, 1969

Type genus: Agapytho Broun, 1921 [stem = Agapyth-]
Primary references

Sen Gupta, T. & Crowson, R.A. 1969. Further observations on the family Boganiidae, with definition of two new families Cavognathidae and Phloeostichidae. Journal of Natural History 3(4): 571–590. DOI: 10.1080/00222936900770481 Paywall. Reference page.

Additional references

Broun, T. 1921: Descriptions of new genera and species of Coleoptera. Part VI. New Zealand Institute bulletin, (1)(6): 475–590. Internet Archive Biodiversity heritage Library BUGZ
Leschen, R.A.B.; Lawrence, J.F.; Ślipiński, S.A. 2005: Classification of basal Cucujoidea (Coleoptera : Polyphaga): cladistic analysis, keys and review of new families. Invertebrate systematics, 19: 17–73. DOI: 10.1071/IS04007
Leschen, R.A.B.; Lawrence, J.F. 2010: 10.11. Agapythidae Sen Gupta and Crowson, 1969. Pp. 334-336 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


Tree of Life Web Project. 2008. Agapythidae. Agapytho. Version 23 June 2008 (temporary) in The Tree of Life Web Project

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