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Hydrophiloidea

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Hydrophiloidea, known as water scavenger beetles, is a superfamily of beetles. Until recently it was only a single family, the water scavenger beetles (Hydrophilidae), but several of the subfamilies have been removed and raised to family rank.[1] The Histeroidea are closely related and sometimes considered part of a sensu lato Hydrophiloidea.[1]

Families include:[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c Short, Andrew. 2007. Hydrophiloidea. Water scavenger beetles. in The Tree of Life Web Project. Accessed 17 December 2019.
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Hydrophiloidea: Brief Summary

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Hydrophiloidea, known as water scavenger beetles, is a superfamily of beetles. Until recently it was only a single family, the water scavenger beetles (Hydrophilidae), but several of the subfamilies have been removed and raised to family rank. The Histeroidea are closely related and sometimes considered part of a sensu lato Hydrophiloidea.

Families include:

Epimetopidae Georissidae Helophoridae Hydrochidae Hydrophilidae Spercheidae
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