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Cryptophagus  Herbst, 1792
Taxonomic Serial No.: 114315

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2010   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderCucujiformia Lameere, 1938  
                                        SuperfamilyCucujoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyCryptophagidae Kirby, 1826 – silken fungus beetles  
                                              SubfamilyCryptophaginae Kirby, 1826  
                                                 TribeCryptophagini Kirby, 1826  
                                                    GenusCryptophagus Herbst, 1792  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus acutangulus Gyllenhal, 1827 – acute-angled fungus beetle 
                                                       Species Cryptophagus bidentatus Mäklin, 1853  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus cellaris (Scopoli, 1763)  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus confertus Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus corticinus Thomson, 1863  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus croceus Zimmermann, 1869  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus dentatus (Herbst, 1793)  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus difficilis Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus discedens Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus distinguendus Sturm, 1845  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus fallax Balfour-Browne, 1953  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus fumidulus Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus hebes Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus hexagonalis Tournier, 1869  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus histricus Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus jakowlewi Reitter, 1888  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus lapponicus Gyllenhal, 1828  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus latens Woodroffe and Coombs, 1961  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus laticollis Lucas, 1849  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus lecontei Harold, 1868  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus lycoperdi (Scopoli, 1763)  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus mainensis Casey, 1924  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus maximus Blake, 1928  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus nobilis Woodroffe and Coombs, 1961  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus obsoletus Reitter, 1879  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus peregrinus Woodroffe and Coombs, 1961  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus pilosus Gyllenhal, 1827  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus plenus Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus politus Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus porrectus Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus quadrihamatus Mäklin, 1853  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus saginatus Sturm, 1845  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus scanicus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus scutellatus Newman, 1834  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus setulosus Sturm, 1845  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus stromus Woodroffe and Coombs, 1961  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus subfumatus Kraatz, 1856  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus tuberculosus Mäklin, 1853  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus valens Casey, 1900  
                                                       Species Cryptophagus varus Woodroffe and Coombs, 1961 – sigmoid fungus beetle 
                                                       Species Cryptophagus vestigialis Casey, 1924  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cryptophagus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bousquet, Yves  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of the North American genera of Cryptophaginae (Coleoptera: Cryptophagidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Coleopterists' Bulletin, vol. 43, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-17   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0010-065X   
  Reference for: Cryptophagus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Leschen, Richard A. B.  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny and Revision of the Genera of Cryptophagidae (Coleoptera: Cucujoidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The University of Kansas Science Bulletin, vol. 55, no. 15   
  Page(s): 549-634   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-8850   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Cryptophagus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Leschen, Richard A. B., and Paul E. Skelley / Arnett, R. H., Jr., et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family 85. Cryptophagidae Kirby 1837   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Beetles, vol. 2: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea   
  Page(s): 338-342   
  Publisher: CRC Press LLC   
  Publication Place: Boca Raton, Florida, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8493-0954-9   
  Reference for: Cryptophagus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Woodroffe, G. E., and C. W. Coombs  
  Publication Date: 1961   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Revision of the North American Cryptophagus Herbst (Coleoptera: Cryptophagidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Miscellaneous Publications of the Entomological Society of America, vol. 2   
  Page(s): 179-211   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Cryptophagus   

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