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Kraepelin 1899

Members of the family Karschiidae are known from Asia, the Near East, southeastern Europe, and northwestern Africa.  The 40 known species are distributed among four genera: Barrus (1 species), Barrussus (2 species),  Eusimonia (15 species), and Karschia (22 species).  No subfamilies are recognized.