Taxon profile


Comb-clawed Beetles
Cteniopodinae Solier, 1835

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Tenebrionidae - darkling beetles

Scientific synonyms

Alleculinae Seidlitz, 1836
Omophlinae Mulsant, 1856
Pectinipèdes Mulsant, 1856
Cistelidae Latreille, 1825 (misidentification) M
Cistelides Latreille, 1825 (misidentification) M
Cistelinae Latreille, 1825 (misidentification) M

Temporal range:Lower Oligocene - recent


Functions restricted to taxon Cteniopodinae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 46

tribus Alleculini Seidlitz, 1836
tribus Cteniopodini Solier, 1835
genus Aeanes Champion, 1888
genus Aletha Champion, 1888
genus Amaropsis Champion, 1888
genus Anthracula Fairmaire, 1896
genus Apalmia Fairmaire, 1896
genus Asticostena Fairmaire, 1897
genus Bolbostetha Fairmaire, 1896
genus Brachycula Fairmaire, 1906
genus Caulostena Fairmaire, 1896
genus Charisius Champion, 1888
genus Chromatia LeConte, 1862
genus Cisteloida Fairmaire, 1882
genus Cistelopsis Fairmaire, 1896
genus Cteisa Solier, 1835
genus Dasytoxystropus Pic, 1921
genus Diopoenus GeChampion, 1888
genus Dioxycula Fairmaire, 1896
genus Eubalia Laporte de Castelnau, 1840
genus Homoropsis Fairmaire, 1885
genus Menes Champion, 1888
genus Menoeceus Champion, 1888
genus Microprostenus Pic, 1921
genus Microscistela Pic, 1904
genus Microsthes Novák, 2011
genus Morocaula Fairmaire, 1898
genus Orchesiolobopoda Pic, 1919
genus Phedius Champion, 1888
genus Pitholaus Champion, 1888
genus Polyidus Champion, 1888
genus Prostenus Latreille, 1825
genus Scotobiopsis Bręme
genus Stenerula Fairmaire, 1875
genus Stenochidus LeConte, 1862
genus Synallecula Kolbe, 1883
genus Syntractus MacLeay, 1859
genus Tanychylus Newman, 1838
genus Tedinus Casey, 1891
genus Telesicles Champion, 1888
genus Temnes Champion, 1888
genus Theatetes Champion, 1888
genus Xylochus Broun, 1880
genus Zomedes Watt, 1992

Cteniopodinae incertae sedis

genus Isophon Champion, 1895
genus Mycetocharina Seidlitz, 1891

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M taxon was incorrectly identified in certain scientific works