Clypastraea is a genus of minute hooded beetles in the family Corylophidae. There are more than 20 described species in Clypastraea.[1][2][3]

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Clypastraea pusilla
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Corylophidae
Tribe: Parmulini
Genus: Clypastraea
Haldeman, 1842
  • Clypeastodes Casey, 1900
  • Molamba Casey, 1900
  • Sacium LeConte, 1852


These 23 species belong to the genus Clypastraea:


  1. ^ a b "Clypastraea Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-23.
  2. ^ "Clypastraea". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-23.

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