Myxophaga

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Myxophaga
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Sphaerius acaroides
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Myxophaga

Crowson, 1955
Families

Hydroscaphidae
Lepiceridae
Sphaeriusidae
Torridincolidae

Myxophaga is a small suborder of beetles. There are about 65 species of tiny beetles in four families.

They are aquatic or semi-aquatic, and feed on algae.

Other websites[change | change source]

  • "Myxophaga". Integrated Taxonomic Information System.