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Distribution path and Subregions of Bulgaria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - Southeast Europe - Bulgaria
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Bulgaria
Class
Bulgaria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 373 families, 3483 genera, 10684 species
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Subclass
Bulgaria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 370 families, 3477 genera, 10677 species
Tree
Infraclass
Bulgaria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 355 families, 3451 genera, 10643 species
Tree
Superorder
Bulgaria
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 253 families, 2890 genera, 9292 species
Tree
Order
Bulgaria
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 72 families, 907 genera, 3202 species
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Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.765    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
Bulgaria
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     5 families, 150 genera, 1195 species
Suborder
Bulgaria
    Myxophaga (Crowson, 1955) (Microsporids)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Bulgaria
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     66 families, 756 genera, 2006 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Bulgaria
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 23 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 57 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 8 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 61 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 107 SpeciesJewel beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 11 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1149 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 435 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 175 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 20 SpeciesLady cows
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 6 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 3 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 372 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 47 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 39 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 50 SpeciesSkipjacks
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 8 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 3 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 1 SpeciesHaliplids
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 2 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 38 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 1 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 6 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 2 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 7 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 8 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 2 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 33 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 27 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) -> Nemonychinae - 1 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 49 SpeciesSap beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 17 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 1 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 11 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 33 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 23 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 77 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesScydmaenines
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 6 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 65 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) -> Troginae - 1 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 12 SpeciesIronclad beetles
72 Families with 3205 Species in Bulgaria
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758

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