from The Century Dictionary.
- In Latreille's system of classification, the third family of tetramerous Coleoptera, corresponding to the genus Cucujus of Fabricius, and to the modern family Cucujidæ, which, however, is now differently located, among the clavicorn pentamerous coleopters.
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