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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

Subfamilia: Languriinae
Tribus: Languriini
Genera (57): Acropteroxys – Amyduvea – Anadastus – Anisoderomorpha – Anomalolanguria – Apterodastus – Basulanguria – Brasilanguria – Caenolanguria – Callilanguria – Camptocarpus – Celolanguria – Chromauges – Cladoxena – Clerolanguria – Compsolanguria – Congodastus – Crotchia – Dasydactylus – Doubledaya – Ectrapezidera – Epilanguria – Fatua – Ganluria – Goniolanguria – Idiolanguria – Ischnolanguria – Labidolanguria – Languria – Languriomorpha – Languriophasma – Langurites – Ligurana – Malleolanguria – Megalanguria – Meristobelus – Microlanguria – Neanadastus – Neocladoxena – Neoloberolus – Nomotus – Ortholanguria – Oxylanguria – Pachylanguria – Paederolanguria – Paracladoxena – Paulianus – Penoanguria – Pentelanguria – Promecolanguria – Slipinskiella – Stenolanguria – Teretilanguria – Tetraphala – Tomolanguria – Trapezidera – Trapezidistes

Languriini Hope, 1840



Hope, F.W. 1840. The coleopterist's manual, part the third, containing various families, genera, and species, of beetles, recorded by Linneus and Fabricius. Also, descriptions of newly discovered and unpublished insects. London : J.C. Bridgewater and Bowdery & Kerby. 191 pp. + 3 pls. BHL Reference page.
Gimmel, M.L., Carlton, C.E. & White, W.H. 2012. Polymorphism in Languria taedata LeConte, its occurrence in coastal Louisiana Spartina marshes, and clarification of some Motschulsky languriine types (Coleoptera: Erotylidae: Languriinae). Zootaxa 3237: 24–34. Preview Reference page.
Huang, Z-Z, Han, X-Y. & Yang, X-K. 2018. A taxonomic review of the genus Callilanguria Crotch, 1876 (Coleoptera: Erotylidae: Languriinae). Zootaxa 4446(1): 97–110. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4446.1.7 Paywall Reference page.
Huang, Z-Z., Yang, X-K. & Ge, S-Q. 2020. A new genus of Languriinae from Mexico (Coleoptera, Erotylidae), with comments on the potential mimic phenomenon of some languriines. ZooKeys 935: 93–101. DOI: 10.3897/zookeys.935.49957 Open access Reference page.
Leschen, R.A.B. 2003: Erotylidae (Insecta: Coleoptera: Cucujoidea): phylogeny and review. Fauna of New Zealand, 47.
Leschen, R.A.B.; Wegrzynowicz, P. 1998: Generic catalogue and taxonomic status of Languriidae (Cucujoidea). Annales zoologici (Warsaw), 48: 221–243.

Languriini is a tribe of lizard beetles in the family Erotylidae, subfamily Languriinae. There are about 5 genera and at least 20 described species in Languriini.[1][2]

ITIS Taxonomic note:

Authorship corrected to Hope 1840, per Bouchard et al., (2011:357), 'family-group name previously attributed to Crotch (1873c) by Pakaluk et al. (1994) and subsequent authors'.[1] 1 Genera
2 References
3 Further reading


These five genera belong to the tribe Languriini:

Acropteroxys Gorham, 1887 i c g b
Dasydactylus Gorham, 1887 i c g b
Languria Latreille, 1802 i c g b
Langurites Motschulsky, 1860 i c g b
Neoloberolus Leschen, 2003 i c g

Data sources: i = ITIS,[1] c = Catalogue of Life,[3] g = GBIF,[4] b =[2]

"Languriini Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-03-26.Public Domain This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
"Languriini Tribe Information". Retrieved 2018-03-26.
"Catalogue of Life". Retrieved 2018-03-26.

"GBIF". Retrieved 2018-03-26.

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.
LeConte, J. L. (1861). Classification of the Coleoptera of North America. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections. Vol. 3. Smithsonian Institution. doi:10.5962/bhl.title.38459. ISBN 978-0665100550.

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