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Holometabola > Coleoptera (beetles)
> Suborder: Myxophaga
Tiny beetles, which are aquatic in the larval stage.
Species in southern Africa
Recorded from: South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal,
Mpumalanga and Northern Province) and Mozambique. Larvae are aquatic.
Adults are found along shores of pans and rivers, and in forest leaf