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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Micro moth Lyonetia prunifoliella disappeared in the early 20th century, while native Midland insect the hister beetle vanished from England in the 19th century.