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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Cerophytidae (Rare click beetles) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 121 families, 2470 genera, 9963 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 111 families, 2171 genera, 7644 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Elateriformia (Crowson, 1960)
 24 families, 266 genera, 1589 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Elateroidea (Leach, 1815) (Click Beetles)
 9 families, 175 genera, 1246 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) (Rare click beetles) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
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Genera9    worldwide
Species40    worldwide
Common namesRare click beetles, Cerophytid beetles
German namesMulmkäfer, Dornhalskäfer
AuthorLatreille, 1834
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Mesozoic


Countries
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Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Ecuador, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, Slovakia, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesCerophytidae in faunaeur.org
Cerophytidae in itis.gov
Cerophytidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Cerophytidae in Japan
Cerophytum japonicum (Sasaji, 1999)Info
1 Species in Cerophytidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderElateriformia
SuperfamilyElateroidea
Click Beetles, Firefly Beetles, Soldier Beetles, Skipjack Beetles
FamilyCerophytidae
Rare click beetles, Cerophytid beetles
AuthorLatreille, 1834

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