False Skin Beetles


Summary 2

Biphyllidae or False Skin Beetles is a family of beetles, in the suborder Polyphaga. Worldwide, about 195 species are known. They live under the bark of dead trees and feed on fungi. It contains the following genera:

SoCal Status 3

One Known Species per The California Beetle Database .
Anchorius lineatus

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  1. (c) Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/guid/MCZ:Ent:6857
  2. Adapted by BJ Stacey from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biphyllidae
  3. (c) BJ Stacey, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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