Archostemata


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Archostemata

[‚är·kə·stə′mäd·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A suborder of insects in the order Coleoptera.
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El total de ejemplares representan 2,596 morfoespecies pertenecientes a los subordenes Adephaga, Archostemata, Myxophaga y Polyphaga.
Coleoptera, Volume 1: Morphology and Systematics (Archostemata, Adephaga, Myxophaga, Polyphaga partim).
Catching up with the updated editions of the second and third volumes on extant Palaearctic beetles, this first volume incorporates the most recent generally accepted views on three of the four suborders of Coleoptera: the basal Archostemata, the Myxophaga, and the species-rich Adephaga, which together represent about 10% of total beetle diversity.
American beetles, Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia.
Coleoptera, Beetles Volume 1: Morphology and Systematics (Archostemata, Adephaga, Myxophaga, Polyphaga partim).
Abstract.--Most molecular phylogenetic studies of beetles (order Coleoptera) using 18S rDNA have recovered the suborders Adephaga and Polyphaga as sister groups, together sister to the suborders Myxophaga and Archostemata, with Archostemata alone or in combination with Myxophaga as the closest relative of all other beetles.
Archostemata, Adephaga, and Polyphaga thru superfamily Cantharoidea.
Review of larval morphology of the beetle suborder Archostemata (Insecta: Coleoptera) with emphasis on first-instar chaetotaxy.
Coleoptera, Beetles; Volume 1: Morphology and Systematics (Archostemata, Adephaga, Myxophaga, Polyphaga Partim), 2nd Edition