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Distribution path and Subregions of Colombia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Colombia
Subregions: Bogota
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Colombia
Class
Colombia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 442 families, 5649 genera, 23085 species
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Subclass
Colombia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 437 families, 5629 genera, 23056 species
Tree
Infraclass
Colombia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 418 families, 5544 genera, 22777 species
Tree
Superorder
Colombia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 268 families, 4323 genera, 19618 species
Tree
Order
Colombia
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 75 families, 1504 genera, 5469 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
Colombia
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     4 families, 164 genera, 783 species
Suborder
Colombia
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     71 families, 1340 genera, 4686 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Colombia
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 2 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 6 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 26 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 59 Species
Archeocrypticidae (Kaszab, 1964) - 1 SpeciesCryptic fungus beetles
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 9 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 41 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 3 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 18 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesJewel beetles
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 2 SpeciesCedar beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 3 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 755 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 993 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cetoniidae (Leach, 1815) -> Scarabaeidae - 1 SpeciesFlower scarabs
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 17 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 417 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 9 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Cneoglossidae (Champion, 1897) - 1 Species
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 7 SpeciesLady cows
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 902 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 18 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 369 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 10 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 49 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesDor beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 5 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 49 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 4 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 8 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 7 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 23 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 35 SpeciesStag beetles
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Mauroniscidae (Majer, 1995) - 2 SpeciesMauroniscid Beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 21 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 191 SpeciesChafers
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 8 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 2 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 6 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 2 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 141 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 27 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 1 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 14 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 23 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 301 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 684 SpeciesScarabs
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 3 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 23 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 12 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 5 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 9 SpeciesIronclad beetles
75 Families with 5469 Species in Colombia
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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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