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  Order Coleoptera      Superfamily Cucujoidea 27,853  

Corylophidae (minute hooded beetles)

The minute hooded beetles (Corylo­phidae) are small to very small beetles of oval shape. They are found in mouldy hay or reed, in leaf litter or on decaying wood. Worldwide approx. 285 species in 28 genera have been described, thereof 18 species from Germany. The family is represented in all major zoogeographic regions.
World: 285 Europe: 37 Germany: 18 collected: 4 fraction: 22%


1.2 - 1.6 mm
Arthrolips obscurus
0.9 - 1 mm
Sericoderus lateralis
1 - 1.1 mm
Corylophus cassidoides
0.8 - 1 mm
Orthoperus punctulatus

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