Image Number: 5310056

Broad, flattened beetles about 5.7 mm long, 3.2 mm wide and dark brown to nearly black in color; Queensland. Palmwood, 19 May 2004, C. Smith, in bee hive.
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Image location:
Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Cucujoidea
Family: Nitidulidae
Subfamily: Nitidulinae
Genus: Aethina
Subject: Aethina tumida Murray, 1867
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Thursday, October 11, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, December 13, 2007