Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Elateroidea
  • English
    • Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 叩頭蟲總科

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

20140730_154951

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

July 30, 2014

Description

Dead bug found on the sidewalk.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

finatic

Date

May 25, 2014 09:10 PM PDT

Description

Riverside County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

finatic

Date

May 25, 2014 09:32 PM PDT

Description

Riverside County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fireflies Family Lampyridae

Observer

treichard

Date

July 22, 2014 04:23 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

the past

Place

McAlhany Nature Preserve (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Soldier Beetles Family Cantharidae

Observer

mmwebb

Date

July 23, 2014 09:32 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Fireflies Family Lampyridae

Observer

glokplopit

Date

July 28, 2014 05:56 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Small winged black bug

Photos / Sounds

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What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

finatic

Date

July 25, 2014 09:23 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Luciérnagas Family Lampyridae

Observer

annemirdl

Date

July 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

brentano

Date

the past

Description

Photos taken on cellphone at Moth Week event. Sorry for quality.
Top of photo is a click beetle I believe.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 25, 2014 09:29 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

judygva

Date

July 13, 2014

Place

Great Basin National Park (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

Elateroidea is a large superfamily of beetles. It contains the familiar click beetles, fireflies, and soldier beetles, and their relatives.

No range data available.