Melandryidae

Melandryidae

[‚mel·ən′drī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The false darkling beetles, a family of coleopteran insects in the superfamily Tenebrionoidea.
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1 05-19 Melandryidae Dircaea liturata (LeConte) 1 7-27 Eustrophus tomentosus Say 1 08-18 Hallomenus sp.
Beetles in the Endomychidae, Melandryidae, and Euglenidae captured more frequently near logs are also known to be associated with fungi and rotten logs (Borror et al.