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

Square

What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

juancruzado

Date

September 19, 2014 10:35 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Soldier Beetles Family Cantharidae

Observer

jakob

Date

July 28, 2015 12:47 PM CEST

Place

Boppard (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Eastern Firefly Photinus pyralis

Observer

amake

Date

August 29, 2015

Description

Found on a rock on the ground during the day.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Fireflies Family Lampyridae

Observer

jaykeller

Date

April 4, 2015 07:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Margined Leatherwing Chauliognathus marginatus

Observer

treichard

Date

August 28, 2015 05:27 PM EDT

Description

Yellow and black beetles

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

End Band Net-Wing Beetle Calopteron terminale

Observer

dpom

Date

August 28, 2015 04:34 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Goldenrod Soldier Beetle Chauliognathus pensylvanicus

Observer

justcennet

Date

August 28, 2015 12:51 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This guy looks like he eascaped a predator or had trouble emerging from pupa. Covered in pollen! On Ashy Sunflower.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

bionayelli26

Date

August 15, 2015

Tags

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Soldier Beetles Family Cantharidae

Observer

biota

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

In grassy field, captured in sweep net

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Goldenrod Soldier Beetle Chauliognathus pensylvanicus

Observer

swampy

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

Common

Photos / Sounds

P1680394

What

Banded Net-winged Beetle Calopteron reticulatum

Observer

muir

Date

August 22, 2015 09:59 AM EDT

Description

first spotted by Jen

Photos / Sounds

What

Banded Net-winged Beetle Calopteron reticulatum

Observer

isa_rd

Date

August 27, 2015 10:52 AM EDT
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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.