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Subfamily Elaterinae

Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Coleoptera suborder Polyphaga infraorder Elateriformia superfamily Elateroidea family Elateridae → subfamily Elaterinae Leach, 1815



Daughter taxa

Tribes: 5 (2 illustrated). Subtribes: 3 (1 illustrated). Genera: 11 (8 illustrated). Subgenera: 6 (4 illustrated). Species.

Ampedini Gistel, 1848 [tribe]


Elaterini Leach, 1815 [tribe]


Melanotini Candeze, 1859 [tribe]


Synaptini Gistel, 1856 [tribe]


Elaterinae photos with superspecies identification

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