Lampyridae


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Related to Lampyridae: Meloidae, Elateridae, Cantharidae
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Visual Ecology of Bioluminescent Beetles: Visual spectral mechanisms and the colors of optical signaling in Coleoptera, Elateroidea: Lampyridae, Elateridae and Phengodidae, pp201-228 In V.
2 05-05 to 07-21 Hister margaranotus LeConte 5 05-05 to 08-04 Hololepta aequalis (Say) 2 05-19 to 06-03 Hololepta lucida LeConte 1 06-29 Platysoma coarctatum LeConte 1 05-05 Platysoma lecontei Marseul 16 05-05 to 09-15 Hydraenidae Hydraena pennsylvanica Kiesenwetter 1 06-11 Laemophloeidae Laemophloeus fasciatus Melsheimer 4 05-05 to 11-04 Lampyridae Ellychnia corrusca (L.
Synchronized fireflies are small, luminescent beetles that belong to the family Lampyridae, the Latin word for "torchbearer," family.
Family Number Location of Collected Specimens Alleculidae 4 Kiuic Bostrichidae 1 Tabi Carabidae 10 Kiuic & Tabi Cerambycidae 12 Kiuic & Tabi Chrysomelidae 26 Kiuic & Tabi Cicindelidae 11 Kiuic & Tabi Corylophidae 2 Kiuic & Tabi Cucujidae 3 Tabi Curculionidae 6 Kiuic & Tabi Dytiscidae 2 Kiuic & Tabi Elateridae 6 Kiuic & Tabi Endomychidae 2 Kiuic Histeridae 1 Kiuic Hydrophilidae 5 Kiuic & Tabi Lampyridae 8 Kiuic & Tabi Lycidae 3 Kiuic Nitidulidae 2 Kiuic Passalidae 9 Kiuic & Tabi Phalacridae 2 Kiuic Phengodidae 5 Kiuic & Tabi Scarabaeidae 40 Kiuic & Tabi Tenebrionidae 17 Kiuic & Tabi Trogossitidae 5 Kiuic & Tabi
Fireflies, also known as lightening bugs, are nocturnal, luminous insects of the beetle family Lampyridae.