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Distribution path and Subregions of Russia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Russia
Subregions: European Russia (North European Russia), Siberia
Taxonomy for Brachypteridae (Short-winged Flower Beetles) in Russia
Class
Russia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1010 families, 10689 genera, 45178 species
Tree
Subclass
Russia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 996 families, 10664 genera, 45132 species
Tree
Infraclass
Russia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 898 families, 10443 genera, 44693 species
Tree
Superorder
Russia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 532 families, 8524 genera, 39892 species
Tree
Order
Russia
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 140 families, 2376 genera, 10895 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Russia
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 115 families, 1992 genera, 7075 species
Tree
Infraorder
Russia
Cucujiformia (Lameere, 1938)
 61 families, 1274 genera, 4722 species
Tree
Superfamily
Russia
Cucujoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Sap Beetles)
 18 families, 143 genera, 560 species
Tree
Family
Russia
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) (Short-winged Flower Beetles) - Systematics
 6 genera, 18 species
Site
Tree
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Genera11    worldwide
Species329    worldwide
Common namesShort-winged Flower Beetles
AuthorErichson, 1845
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic


Countries
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Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Grenada, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Kateretidae
Links and ReferencesBrachypteridae in itis.gov

Species overview - Checklist for Brachypteridae in Russia
Brachyleptus aurosus (Reitter, 1885)Info
Brachyleptus discolor (Reitter, 1896)Info
Brachyleptus quadratus (Sturm, 1844)Info
Brachypterolus linariae (Stephens, 1830)Info
Brachypterolus pulicarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Toadflax Flower-eating BeetleInfo
Brachypterus fulvipes (Erichson, 1843)Info
Brachypterus glaber (Newman, 1834)Info
Brachypterus kaszabi (Jelínek, 1965)Info
Brachypterus proximus (Kirejtshuk, 1989)Info
Brachypterus urticae (Fabricius, 1792)Nettle Pollen BeetleInfo
Brachypterus velatus (Wollaston, 1863)Info
Heterhelus scutellaris (Heer, 1841)Info
Heterhelus solani (Heer, 1841)Info
Kateretes mixtus (Kirejtshuk, 1989)Info
Kateretes pedicularius (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Kateretes pusillus (Thunberg, 1794)Info
Kateretes rufilabris (Latreille, 1807)Info
Rhabdiopteryx acuminata (Klapálek, 1905)Info
18 Species in Brachypteridae for Russia listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderCucujiformia
SuperfamilyCucujoidea
Sap Beetles, Bark Beetles, Fungus Beetles, Lady Beetles, Ladybirds, Silken Fungus Beetles, Minute Brown Scavenger Beetles, Root-eating Beetles, Pollen Beetles, Flower Beetles
FamilyBrachypteridae
Short-winged Flower Beetles
AuthorErichson, 1845

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