Histeridae

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Histeridae

[hi′ster·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The clown beetles, a large family of coleopteran insects in the superfamily Histeroidea.
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I walked over, took a gander and calmly announced she'd found a clown beetle, surprising everyone, even myself, with my knowledge.