Tisactia

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Tisactia
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Cryptophagidae
Tribe: Atomariini
Genus:Tisactia
Casey, 1900

Tisactia is a genus of silken fungus beetles in the family Cryptophagidae. There is one described species in Tisactia, T. subglabra. [1] [2] [3]

Cryptophagidae Family of beetles

Cryptophagidae is a family of beetles with representatives found in all ecozones. Members of this family are commonly called silken fungus beetles and both adults and larvae appear to feed exclusively on fungi although in a wide variety of habitats and situations, such as rotting wood and shed animal fur and feathers. These beetles vary from about 1 to 11 millimeters long, and usually have an oval body shape with a slight "waist".

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References

  1. "Tisactia Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
  2. "Tisactia". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-24.

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