Erotylidae


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Erotylidae

[‚er·ə′tī·lə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The pleasing fungus beetles, a family of coleopteran insects in the superfamily Cucujoidea.
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The study demonstrated that two species of cucujoid beetles (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea): Metacucujus encephalarti (Boganiidae) and an undescribed Erotylidae species were the principle pollinators of the species.
encephalarti and an undescribed Erotylidae species (Cucujoidea) enclosed individually in mesh bags over female E.
Outros insetos estiveram presentes em frutos em decomposicao, como os das familias Formicidae (17,28%), Staphylinidae (14,73%), Tenebrionidae (1,7%), Erotylidae (0,57%), Meloidae (0,28%), das ordens Isoptera (1,13%), Dermaptera (0,28%), Hemiptera-Heteroptera (0,28%), Diptera (0,28%) e Blattodea (0,28%).
1 08-10 Lycoperdina ferruginea LeConte 2 08-12 to 08-16 Erotylidae Megalodacne fasciata (F.
Amhrenus); Marc Branham (Lampyridae); Donald Chandler (Anthrihidae); Shawn Clark (Chrysomelidae); Wills Flowers (Chrysomelidae); Michael Goodrich (Byturidae, Biphyllidae, Corylophidae, Erotylidae, Oxyporinae); Michael Ivie (Trogossitidae; Stenotrachelidae, Colydiidae; Lycidae); Sophien Kamoun (Carabidae); George Keeney (Silphidae); Peter Kovarik (Histeridae); John Lawrence (Ciidae); Wenhua Lu (Mordellidae); Alfred F.
3 6 Elateridae 8 100 2 - - - Anobiidae - - - 7 100 1 Erotylidae 3 75 1 1 25 1 Hydrophilidae 3 100 1 - - - Bostrichidae - - - 3 100 1 Mordellidae - - - 2 100 1 Melyridae - - - 1 100 1 Ptiliidae - - - 1 100 1 Total 1,421 29.
The family Erotylidae, with about 3,200 reported species, comprises exclusively mycetophagus insects that feed mainly on the fruiting bodies of basidiomycetes (Wegrzynowicz 2002).
This behavior is commonly found in some members of the family Erotylidae, as cited by Robertson et al.
2 Erotylidae Xalpirta valdiviana Philippi & Philippi Geotrupidae Frickius variolosus Germain Lampyridae Pyractonema obscura (Olivier) Pyractonema sp.
Resumen: Se registran por primera vez para Colombia tres especies de escarabajos de los hongos de la familia Erotylidae, conocidas hasta el momento para Peru, Brasil y Bolivia.
SUBORDEN SUPERFAMILIA FAMILIA Adephaga Carabaeoidea Carabidae Cicindelidae Noteridae Polyphaga Hydrophiloidea Hydrophilidae Staphylinoidea Leiodidae Staphylinidae Histeroidea Histeridae Scarabaeoidea Glaresidae Melolonthidae Passalidae Scarabaeidae Buprestoidea Buprestidae Elateroidea Cantharidae Elateridae Lampyridae Lycidae Bostrichoidea Anobiidae Dermestidae Cucujoidea Aderidae Byturidae Coccinclidae Erotylidae Nitidulidae Phalacridae Tenebrionoidea Meloidae Oedemeridae Tenebrionidae Chrysomeloidea Cerambycidae Chrysomelidae Curculionoidea Brentidae Curculionidae Scolytidae