Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Eastern Firefly Photinus pyralis

Observer

sambiology

Date

July 4, 2015

Description

Will need to look this one up -- I can't remember the differences among the Texas fireflies. :)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Margined Leatherwing Chauliognathus marginatus

Observer

chrisgoforth

Date

July 2, 2015 04:06 PM EDT

Description

Hard to see the marking on the pronotum in this shot, but it runs down the center of the pronotum from the head to the elytra
From

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Eastern Firefly Photinus pyralis

Observer

tpinkston

Date

July 2, 2015 07:25 PM CDT

Description

Big Dipper Firefly
Photinis pyralis

Photos / Sounds

What

Banded Net-winged Beetle Calopteron reticulatum

Observer

rcurtis

Date

July 4, 2015 08:25 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

james5

Date

July 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

screws

Date

June 16, 2015

Description

I see one of these every year I visit...I can't figure it out. It's driving me crazy. I need to just collect one.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

kevinfitzpatrick

Date

May 23, 2014 10:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

kevinfitzpatrick

Date

May 23, 2014 08:32 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fireflies Family Lampyridae

Observer

gvichiangmai

Date

July 2, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

swampy

Date

May 23, 2011

Description

Identified on May 24, 2011 by Henri Goulet at Agriculture Canada, Ottawa.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

June 20, 2015 01:17 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

June 20, 2015 02:06 AM PDT
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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.