Handsome Fungus Beetles


Summary 2

Endomychidae, or handsome fungus beetles, is a family of beetles with representatives found in all ecozones. There are around 120 genera and 1300 species. As the common name suggests, Endomychidae feed on fungi.

SoCal Status 3

Known Species per The California Beetle Database .
Aphorista laeta
Aphorista morosa
Holoparamecus caularum
Holoparamecus kunzei
Holoparamecus pacificus
Mycetina hornii
Phymaphora californica

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://mczbase.mcz.harvard.edu/guid/MCZ:Ent:8238
  2. Adapted by BJ Stacey from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Endomychidae
  3. (c) BJ Stacey, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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