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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

Square

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

December 1, 2016 01:35 PM IST

Place

Hatsimul (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

November 21, 2016 09:16 AM EAT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

adammyates

Date

December 2, 2016 07:10 AM ACDT

Description

my son found this beetle buried in sand at a shallow depth, under a eucalypt

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

francisco3

Date

December 1, 2016 10:23 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

November 19, 2016 02:20 PM EAT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dhend9

Date

May 24, 2016 10:41 AM CDT

Description

Adult male. There were four adult males bouncing off of the porch light. I regret that I don't have a better photo. Several specimens were captured and taken to Dr. Dante Fenoglio at the San Antonio zoo. He would be able to confirm species ID.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Click Beetles Family Elateridae

Observer

emelydiaz

Date

November 5, 2016 01:04 PM ADT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Texas Eyed Click Beetle Alaus lusciosus

Date

July 20, 2016 01:25 PM CDT

Description

Large individual stayed conspicuous for 2 days in pocket prairie

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fireflies Family Lampyridae

Observer

momoto-erick

Date

November 27, 2016 03:20 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Winter Firefly Ellychnia corrusca

Observer

awijker

Date

May 15, 2015 02:10 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Fireflies Family Lampyridae

Observer

mau3

Date

November 30, 2016 12:04 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Margined Leatherwing Chauliognathus marginatus

Observer

treegrow

Date

May 15, 2016 12:44 PM EDT

Description

Chauliognathus marginatus hiding in milkweed. Military Road Meadow. Rock Creek Park, Washingtion, DC, USA.

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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.
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