Taxon profile


false blister beetles
Oedemeridae Latreille, 1810

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  superfamily Tenebrionoidea

Temporal range:Cretaceous > Lower Cretaceous – recent



Functions restricted to taxon Oedemeridae

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subfamily Nacerdinae Mulsant, 1858
Tertiary: Rupelian – recent
subfamily Calopodinae Costa, 1852
Cretaceous: Upper Cretaceous – recent
subfamily Oedemerinae Latreille, 1810
Tertiary: Eocene – recent
subfamily Polypriinae Lawrence, 2005

Fossil taxa

genus Darwinylus Peris, 2016 inc.sed.
Cretaceous: Lower Cretaceous
genus Eumecoleus Haupt, 1950 inc.sed.
Tertiary: Middle Eocene

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [104288]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Oedemeridae Latreille, 1810]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
CZ Hudec K., Kolibáč J., Laštůvka Z., Peňáz M. a kol. (2007): Příroda České republiky: průvodce faunou, Academia [as Oedemeridae]
EN Bouchard et al. (2011): Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta), ZooKeys 88: 1–972. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.88.807 [as Oedemeridae Latreille, 1810]
Data retrieved on: 19 November 2019

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extinct taxon

inc.sed. incertae sedis - uncertain placement within this taxon