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Clown beetles, Hister beetles (Histeridae)
Clown beetles, Hister beetles (Histeridae) are a family belongs to the order Coleoptera (beetles). It contains a few thausends species worldwide.


Genera441
Species7.237
Common namesClown beetles, Histerid beetles, Hister beetles, Steel beetles
German namesStutzkäfer
Dutch namesSpiegelkevers
Danish namesStumpbiller
Finnish namesTylpöt
Norwegian namesStumpbiller
Swedish namesStumpbaggar
AuthorGyllenhal, 1808
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Slovakia, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesHisteridae in bie.ala.org.au
Histeridae in itis.gov
Histeridae in dyntaxa.se
Histeridae in Wikipedia (English)

Further chapters of "Hister beetles"
- Carcinops pumilio
Quick search: Beetles - Worldwide - Family - Coleoptera - Species
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderStaphyliniformia
SuperfamilyHisteroidea
FamilyHisteridae
Clown beetles, Histerid beetles, Hister beetles, Steel beetles
AuthorGyllenhal, 1808
 
Synonyms
Apobletes (Marseul, 1860)
Cylister (Cooman, 1941)
Cylistis (Marseul, 1853)
Cylistix (Marseul, 1857)
Cylistus (Dejean, 1837)
Cyrthisterinae (Houlbert & Monnot, 1922)
Eurylister (Bickhardt, 1920)
Histeroides (Gyllenhal, 1808)
Histeromorphae (Wenzel, 1944)
Niponiidae (Fowler, 1912)
Plathisterinae (Houlbert & Monnot, 1922)
Platylister (Lewis, 1892)
Saprinomorphae (Wenzel, 1944)

Keywords
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