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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Subregions: Antarctic, Antarctic Islands (South Orkney Islands), Subantarctic Islands (Crozet Islands)
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 95 families, 470 genera, 658 species
Tree
Order
Antarctica
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 8 families, 24 genera, 26 species
Site
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Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.766    worldwide
Common namesBeetles, Coleopterans
German namesKäfer
Dutch namesKevers
Danish namesBiller
Finnish namesKovakuoriaiset
Norwegian namesBiller
Swedish namesSkalbaggar
Spanish namesEscarabajos, Coleópteros
Italian namesColeotteri
French namesColéoptères
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Kaukasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic, Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia)

Holarctic, Indo-Pacific


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, West Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Great Australian Bight)

Arctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesColeoptera in bie.ala.org.au
Coleoptera in szmn.sbras.ru
Coleoptera in faunaeur.org
Coleoptera in itis.gov
Coleoptera in papua-insects.nl
Coleoptera in staffs-ecology.org.uk
Coleoptera in dyntaxa.se
Coleoptera in kaefer-der-welt.de
Coleoptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Antarctica
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     1 family, 7 genera, 8 species
Suborder
Antarctica
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     6 families, 16 genera, 17 species
Suborder
Antarctica
    Protocoleoptera (Tillyard, 1924)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Antarctica
Ademosynidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 1 Species
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesTrue weevils
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) -> Elaterinae - 1 SpeciesSkipjacks
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 12 SpeciesStag beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 1 SpeciesRove beetles
8 Families with 26 Species in Antarctica


Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Antarctica
Ademosynoides antarcticus (F. E. Zeuner, 1959)Info
Aegus acuminatus (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Amblystogenium minimum (Luff, 1972)Info
Amblystogenium pacificum (Putzeys, 1869)Info
Antarctotrechus balli (Ashworth & Erwin, 2016)Info
Calligrapha argus (Stål, 1859)Info
Carabus malaisei kachinorum (Deuve, 2001)Info
Caraphlebia antarctica (F. M. Carpenter, 1969)Info
Ceratognathus irroratus (Parry, 1843)Info
Demetrida grandis (Chaudoir, 1848)Info
Dicraspeda nitida (Sloane, 1917)Info
Dorcus antaeus -> Dynodorcus antaeusInfo
Figulus sulcicollis (Hope & Westwood, 1845)Info
Grahamelytron crofti (F. E. Zeuner, 1959)Info
Hemisodorcus debatissei (Bomans, 1979)Info
Latridius minutus (Linnaeus, 1767)Squarenosed Fungus BeetleInfo
Lissotes curvicornis (Boisduval, 1835)Info
Lissotes obtusatus (Westwood, 1838)Info
Lucanus cervus (Linnaeus, 1758)Stag beetleInfo
Microtribus sanctipauli (Hustache, 1940)Info
Omaliomimus albipennis (Kiesenwetter In Kiesenwetter & Kirsch, 1877)Info
Prosopocoelus passaloides (Westwood & Hope, 1845)Info
Prosopocoilus cinctus (Montrouzier, 1857)Info
Pycnosiphorus brevicollis (Benesh, 1956)Info
Serrognathus minax (Möllenkamp, 1905)Info
Temnostega antarctica (Enderlein, 1905)Info
26 Species in Coleoptera for Antarctica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758

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