Taxon profile


rove beetles
Staphylinidae Latreille, 1802

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

Scientific synonyms

incl. Brathinidae, Dasyceridae, Empelidae, Micropeplidae, Oxyporidae, Oxytelidae, Pselaphidae, Scaphidiidae, Scydmaenidae
Staphyliniae Latreille, 1802

Other names

= short-winged mold beetles

Temporal range:Upper Cretaceous - recent



Functions restricted to taxon Staphylinidae

Included taxa

Number of records: 34

subfamily Aleocharinae Fleming, 1821
subfamily Apateticinae Fauvel, 1895
subfamily Dasycerinae Reitter, 1887
subfamily Empelinae Newton & Thayer, 1992
subfamily Euaesthetinae C. G. Thomson, 1859
subfamily Glypholomatinae Jeannel, 1962
subfamily Habrocerinae Mulsant & Rey, 1876
subfamily Leptotyphlinae Fauvel, 1874
subfamily Megalopsidiinae Leng, 1920
subfamily Micropeplinae Leach, 1815
subfamily Microsilphinae Crowson, 1950
subfamily Neophoninae Fauvel, 1905
subfamily Olisthaerinae Thomson, 1858
subfamily Omaliinae MacLeay, 1825
subfamily Osoriinae Erichson, 1839
subfamily Oxyporinae Fleming, 1821
subfamily Oxytelinae Fleming, 1821
subfamily Paederinae Fleming, 1821
subfamily Phloeocharinae Erichson, 1839
subfamily Piestinae Erichson, 1839
subfamily Protactinae Heer, 1847
subfamily Proteininae Erichson, 1839
subfamily Protopselaphinae Newton & Thayer, 1995
subfamily Pselaphinae Latreille, 1802 - short-winged mold beetles
subfamily Pseudopsinae Ganglbauer, 1895
subfamily Scaphidiinae Latreille, 1806 - shining fungus beetles
subfamily Scydmaeninae Leach, 1815 - antlike stone beetles
subfamily Solieriinae Newton & Thayer, 1992
subfamily Staphylininae Latreille, 1802
subfamily Steninae MacLeay, 1825
subfamily Tachyporinae MacLeay, 1825
subfamily Trichophyinae C. G. Thomson, 1858
subfamily Trigonurinae Reiche, 1866

Staphylinidae incertae sedis

genus Hameedia M. Abdullah & Quadri, 1968

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [100986]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Staphylinidae Latreille, 1802]
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 Staphylinidae]
EN Bouchard et al. (2011): Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta), ZooKeys 88: 1–972. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.88.807 [as Staphylinidae Latreille, 1802]
Data retrieved on: 19 November 2019

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