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  Order Coleoptera      Superfamily Cucujoidea 51,363  
  Nitidulidae

Kateretidae (short-winged flower beetles)

Monotomidae  

The short-winged flower beetles (Katere­tidae) are a small family with 90 species in 13 genera worldwide. They are mostly small to very small species. Kateretids are usually found on different flowers. From Germany twelve species have been recorded.

World: 90 Europe: 28 Germany: 12 collected: 7 fraction: 58%
1.6 - 3 mm
Kateretes pedicularius ♂
1.5 - 2.2 mm
Kateretes rufilabris
1.9 - 2.7 mm
Heterhelus scutellaris
1.9 - 2.7 mm
Heterhelus solani
1.5 - 2.3 mm
Brachypterus urticae
1.7 - 2.5 mm
Brachypterus glaber
1.9 - 3 mm
Brachypterolus pulicarius


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 Kateretidae (short-winged flower beetles) – currently missing species (5)/b>
 Kateretes pusillus
 Brachypterus fulvipes
 Brachypterolus linariae
 Brachypterolus antirrhini
 Brachypterolus vestitus
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