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  Order Coleoptera      Superfamily Cucujoidea 25,020  

Byturidae (fruitworm beetles)

The fruitworm beetles (Byturidae) are a very small family with only 25 species worldwide. Two species are known to occur in Germany. The beetles feed on pollen, often the beetles can be found numerously on flowers (raspberry or dandelion).
World: 25 Europe: 3 Germany: 2 collected: 2 fraction (%): 100

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3.8 - 4.3 mm
Byturus tomentosus
4 - 4.6 mm
Byturus ochraceus

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