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Distribution path and Subregions of Caucasus (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Caucasus
Subregions: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Central Caucasus, East Caucasus, Georgia, North Caucasus (Northwest Caucasus), Transcaucasia ((country)/" style="color:#c0c0c0;font-size:10px">Georgia (country)), West Caucasus
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Caucasus
Class
Caucasus
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 422 families, 4082 genera, 12494 species
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Subclass
Caucasus
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 419 families, 4074 genera, 12484 species
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Infraclass
Caucasus
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 409 families, 4051 genera, 12452 species
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Superorder
Caucasus
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 301 families, 3327 genera, 10541 species
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Order
Caucasus
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 87 families, 1024 genera, 4465 species
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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
Caucasus
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 185 genera, 1653 species
Suborder
Caucasus
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     84 families, 839 genera, 2812 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Caucasus
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 7 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Alexiidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 3 Species
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 3 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 129 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 22 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 34 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) -> Kateretidae - 1 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 67 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesPill beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 34 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1645 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 435 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 67 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 17 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 4 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 7 SpeciesLady cows
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 2 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 891 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 100 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 2 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 19 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 190 SpeciesSkipjacks
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 3 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 26 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 1 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 3 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 3 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 4 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 3 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 5 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 13 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 27 SpeciesStag beetles
Lutrochidae (Kasap & Crowson, 1975) - 1 SpeciesTravertine beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 3 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 16 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 133 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 4 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 44 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 3 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSap beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 4 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Omalisidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 Species
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 43 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 48 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 186 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 4 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 11 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 19 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Smicripidae (Horn, 1879) - 1 SpeciesPalmetto beetles
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 1 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 18 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 9 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 8 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 2 SpeciesIronclad beetles
87 Families with 4465 Species in Caucasus
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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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