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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Anthicidae (Ant-like flower beetles) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 87 families, 1624 genera, 5290 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 82 families, 1501 genera, 4829 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Cucujiformia (Lameere, 1938)
 43 families, 1079 genera, 3270 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Tenebrionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Fungus)
 14 families, 56 genera, 106 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) (Ant-like flower beetles) - Systematics
 8 genera, 31 species
Site
Tree
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Genera131    worldwide
Species4.062    worldwide
Common namesAnt-like flower beetles, Antlike flower beetles, Ant-like beetles, Ant beetles
German namesHalskäfer, Blumenkäfer, Blütenmulmkäfer
Danish namesSandpilere
Finnish namesAntikaiset
Norwegian namesSandbiller
Swedish namesKvickbaggar
AuthorLatreille, 1819
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAnthicidae in bie.ala.org.au
Anthicidae in faunaeur.org
Anthicidae in itis.gov
Anthicidae in dyntaxa.se
Anthicidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Anthicidae in Costa Rica
Acanthinus acutus (Westerman, 1970)Info
Acanthinus albicinctus (Laferté-sénectère, 1848)Info
Acanthinus clavicornis (Champion, 1890)Info
Acanthinus continuus (Westerman, 1970)Info
Acanthinus dromedarius (Laferté-sénectère, 1848)Info
Acanthinus elegantulus (Werner, 1967)Info
Acanthinus glareosus (Werner, 1966)Info
Acanthinus imitans (Werner, 1967)Info
Acanthinus invitus (Werner, 1970)Info
Acanthinus nevermanni (Werner, 1967)Info
Acanthinus ornatus (Heberdey, 1937)Info
Acanthinus quinquemaculatus (Laferté-sénectère, 1849)Info
Acanthinus scitulus (Leconte, 1852)Info
Acanthinus spinicollis (Laferté-sénectère, 1848)Info
Acanthinus striatopunctatus ()Info
Acanthinus umbilicatus (Chandler, 1975)Info
Acanthinus zeteki (Werner, 1967)Info
Anthicus bellulus (Leconte, 1851)Info
Anthicus inderiensis (De Marseul, 1879)Info
Anthicus nanus (Leconte, 1851)Info
Anthicus pusillus -> Sapintus pusillusInfo
Ischyropalpus occidentalis (Champion, 1890)Info
Macratria binhana (Pic, 1927)Info
Plesionotoxus lebasi (Laferté-sénectère, 1848)Info
Pseudobactrocerus fasciculatus (Champion, 1890)Info
Sapintus hispidulus (Casey, 1895)Info
Sapintus lutescens (Champion, 1890)Info
Sapintus pallidus (Say, 1826)Info
Sapintus pusillus (Laferté-sénectère, 1848)Info
Sapintus similis (Werner, 1983)Info
Vacusus vicinus (Laferté-sénectère, 1848)Info
31 Species in Anthicidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderCucujiformia
SuperfamilyTenebrionoidea
Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles, Fungus Beetles
FamilyAnthicidae
Ant-like flower beetles, Antlike flower beetles, Ant-like beetles, Ant beetles
AuthorLatreille, 1819
 
Synonyms
Cononotidae (Crowson, 1953)

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