Create an Account E-mail: Password: Recover password

Authors Contacts Get involved Русская версия


Subfamily Malachiinae

Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Coleoptera suborder Polyphaga infraorder Cucujiformia superfamily Cleroidea family Melyridae → subfamily Malachiinae Fleming, 1821


Daughter taxa

Tribes: 6 (0 illustrated). Subtribes: 3 (0 illustrated). Genera: 38 (5 illustrated). Subgenera: 14 (1 illustrated). Species.

Amalthocini Majer, 2002 [tribe]


Attalomimini Majer, 1994 [tribe]


Carphurini Champion, 1923 [tribe]

Afrocarphurus, Apteromalachius

Lemphini Wittmer, 1976 [tribe]

Malachiini Fleming, 1821 [tribe]

Apalochrina, Ebaeina, Malachiina

Pagurodactylini Constantin, 2001 [tribe]

Attalus Erichson, 1840 [genus]

Abrinus, Antholinus, Attalus, Ebaeimorphus

Axinotarsus Motschulsky, 1853 [genus]

Axinotarsus, Tarxinosus

Cyrtosus Motschulsky, 1853 [genus]

Cyrtosus, Oogynes

Haplomalachius Evers, 1985 [genus]


Malachiomimus Champion, 1921 [genus]

Malachiomimus pectinatus

Paratinus Abeille, 1891 [genus]

Pelochrus Mulsant & Rey, 1867 [genus]

Pelochrus moroderi, Pelochrus pallidulus

Planasiella Constantin & Liberti, 2005 [genus]

Planasiella aptera

Psiloderes Peyron, 1877 [genus]

Psiloderes zariquieyi

Sphinginus Mulsant & Rey, 1867 [genus]

Sphinginus coarctatus, Sphinginus lobatus

Malachiinae photos with superspecies identification

If you know the species, please, click on the picture and write the species name in Comments section. Also, you can go to the gallery page with all photos of Malachiinae sp. (large size).

Malachiinae sp. Malachiinae sp. Malachiinae sp.


Please, create an account or log in to add comments.

07.07.2017 22:08, Vasiliy Feoktistov Parent taxon has been changed.

Malachiidae → Melyridae.

* Our website is multilingual. Some comments have been translated from other languages. international entomological community. Terms of use and publishing policy.

Project editor in chief and administrator: Peter Khramov.

Curators: Konstantin Efetov, Vasiliy Feoktistov, Svyatoslav Knyazev, Evgeny Komarov, Stan Korb, Alexander Zhakov.

Moderators: Vasiliy Feoktistov, Evgeny Komarov, Dmitriy Pozhogin, Alexandr Zhakov.

Thanks to all authors, who publish materials on the website.

© Insects catalog, 2007—2018.

Species catalog enables to sort by characteristics such as expansion, flight time, etc..

Photos of representatives Insecta.

Detailed insects classification with references list.

Few themed publications and a living blog.