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Distribution path and Subregions of Chile (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Chile
Subregions: South Chile (Cape Horn), Valparaiso Region (Valparaiso Province)
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Chile
Class
Chile
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 424 families, 2947 genera, 9277 species
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Subclass
Chile
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 418 families, 2938 genera, 9266 species
Tree
Infraclass
Chile
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 406 families, 2904 genera, 9202 species
Tree
Superorder
Chile
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 292 families, 2433 genera, 8212 species
Tree
Order
Chile
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 85 families, 702 genera, 2040 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
Chile
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     4 families, 99 genera, 494 species
Suborder
Chile
    Archostemata (Kolbe, 1908) (Ommatids)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Chile
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     79 families, 601 genera, 1544 species
Suborder
Chile
    Protocoleoptera (Tillyard, 1924)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Chile
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 1 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 4 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 14 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 33 Species
Archeocrypticidae (Kaszab, 1964) - 5 SpeciesCryptic fungus beetles
Belidae (Schönherr, 1826) - 14 SpeciesPrimitive weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 41 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 3 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesJewel beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 7 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 482 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Caridae (Thompson, 1992) - 2 Species
Cavognathidae (Sen Gupta & Crowson, 1966) - 1 Species
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 226 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 40 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 8 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 3 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 10 SpeciesLady cows
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 13 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 316 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 18 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 147 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 9 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 2 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 6 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Hobartiidae (Sen Gupta & Crowson, 1966) - 1 Species
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 5 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 8 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 1 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 21 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 78 SpeciesStag beetles
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Mauroniscidae (Majer, 1995) - 3 SpeciesMauroniscid Beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 20 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 31 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 112 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 3 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 7 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 15 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSap beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 5 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Oxypeltidae (Lacordaire, 1869) - 4 Species
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Permosynidae (Tillyard, 1924) - 1 Species
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 16 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Priasilphidae (Crowson, 1973) - 1 Species
Promecheilidae (Lacordaire, 1859) - 3 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 1 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 6 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 1 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 12 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 34 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 39 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 2 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 6 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 2 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 2 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 2 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 18 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 1 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 4 SpeciesIronclad beetles
85 Families with 2041 Species in Chile
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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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