Nitidulidae

Nitidulidae
Seven subfamilies, 22 genera and 73 species of Nitidulidae are known to occur in Wisconsin. Nitidulidae exhibit one of the most diverse feeding strategies among Coleoptera. They have been observed feeding on decaying vegetation, carrion, dung, fungi, flowers, and other insects.

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Epuraeinae
Carpophilinae
Amphicrossinae
Epuraeinae
Carpophilinae
Amphicrossinae
Nitidulinae
Meligethinae
Ciliaeinae
Nitidulinae
Meligethinae
Cillaeinae
Cryptarchinae
Cryptarchinae

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"the picnic beetles" or the "sap beetles"