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Holometabola > Coleoptera
> Polyphaga > Superfamily: Eucinetoidea
Tiny beetles (< 2 mm long) that live in leaf litter.
Adults have the ability to roll into a ball by folding the head against the
sternum. Two genera (one introduced) and three species are known from southern
Africa but there are a number of species in museum collections awaiting