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Distribution path and Subregions of Comoros (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Comoro Islands - Comoros
Subregions: Anjouan, Grande Comore, Mohéli
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Comoros
Class
Comoros
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 113 families, 723 genera, 1354 species
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Subclass
Comoros
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 112 families, 721 genera, 1351 species
Tree
Infraclass
Comoros
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 107 families, 709 genera, 1337 species
Tree
Superorder
Comoros
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 76 families, 617 genera, 1223 species
Tree
Order
Comoros
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 15 families, 148 genera, 253 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
Comoros
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     2 families, 36 genera, 65 species
Suborder
Comoros
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     13 families, 112 genera, 188 species

Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Comoros
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 21 Species
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 63 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 69 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesSkipjacks
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 1 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 2 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 9 SpeciesStag beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 26 SpeciesChafers
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 1 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesScarabs
15 Families with 253 Species in Comoros


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Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Comoros
Species with ANext  
Abacetus insularis (Tschitschérine, 1900)Info
Abacetus iridipennis (Fairmaire, 1868)Info
Abacetus percoides (Fairmaire, 1868)Info
Ablabera gracilis (Fairmaire, 1868)Info
Acutelinopteridius minutus (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Acutelinopteridius mohelianus (Breuning & Villiers, 1958)Info
Aedoeus anjouanensis (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Agonidium comoricum (Basilewsky, 1985)Info
Anauxesis elongata (Brancsik, 1899)Info
Anchastus descruisseauxi ()Info
Anchastus humbolti ()Info
Anomotachys cyrtonotus (Jeannel, 1946)Info
Apate cephalotes -> Bostrychoplites cornutusInfo
Apate congener (Gerstäcker, 1855)Info
Apate monachus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Aphodius sublividus (Balthasar, 1941)Info
Apomecyna atomaria (Pascoe, 1858)Info
Arrhythmus rugosipennis (Waterhouse, 1878)Info
Attagenus undulatus (Motschulsky, 1858)Info
Aulonocnemis comorica (Paulian, 1975)Info
Aulonocnemis crassecostata fairmairei (Boucomont, 1931)Info
Aulonocnemis milloti (Cambefort, 1987)Info
Aulonocnemis nana (Paulian, 1978)Info
Axinotoma viossati (Sciaky & Toledano, 1995)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Balbera anjouanae (Lacroix, 1994)Info
Balbera matilei (Lacroix, 1994)Info
Batocera rufomaculata (Degeer, 1775)Mango stem-borerInfo
Batrachorhina albostrigosa (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Batrachorhina distigma (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Batrachorhina pruinosa (Fairmaire, 1871)Info
Birandra gabonica (Thomson, 1858)Info
Blebea elongata (Lacroix, 1994)Info
Bostrychoplites cornutus (Olivier, 1790)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caelostomus procerulus (Tschitschérine, 1900)Info
Caelostomus zanzibaricus (Chaudoir, 1878)Info
Calleida angusticollis (Boheman, 1848)Info
Ceresium flavipes (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Ceresium unicolor (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Chlaenius bisignatus (Dejean, 1826)Info
Chlaenius bisignatus bisignatus (Dejean, 1826)Info
Chlaenius moheliensis (Kirschenhofer, 2009)Info
Chlaenius virgulatus (Jeannel, 1949)Info
Cicindela pierroni (Fairmaire, 1880)Info
Cis parallelus (Scott, 1926)Info
Clivina madagascariensis (Putzeys, 1846)Info
Clivina madagascariensis madagascariensis (Putzeys, 1846)Info
Comencya mohelica (Paulian, 1961)Info
Comoramorphochelus comorianus (Sabatinelli, 1992)Info
Coptops aedificator (Fabricius, 1792)Albizia Long-horned BeetleInfo
Coptops mourgliai (Villiers, 1974)Info
Coptops nigropunctata -> Coptops nigropunctatusInfo
Coptops nigropunctatus (Fairmaire, 1871)Info
Cordylomera etiennei (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Coryleus desruisseauxi (Fleutiaux, 1942)Info
Cossonus impressicollis (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Cossonus suturalis (Boheman, 1838)Info
Craspedophorus festivus (Klug, 1833)Info
Cratopus ditissimus (Boheman, 1840)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Diadelia nervosa (Fairmaire, 1871)Info
Digitonthophagus gazella (Fabricius, 1787)Brown dung beetleInfo
Dineutus sinuosipennis (Laporte De Castelnau, 1840)Info
Djadjoua viettei (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Djadjoua viossati (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Doryscelis annaemariae (Viossat A.& R., 1988)Info
Doryscelis humbloti (Oberthur, 1887)Info
Dryophthorus atomus (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Dyschirius zanzibaricus (Chaudoir, 1878)Info
Dyschirius zanzibaricus madagascariensis (Bruneau De Miré, 1952)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elaphropus ascendens (Alluaud, 1917)Info
Elaphropus bibulus (Coquerel, 1866)Info
Elaphropus donaldi (Alluaud, 1916)Info
Elaphropus drimostomoides (Fairmaire, 1869)Info
Elaphropus madagascariensis (Fairmaire, 1869)Info
Elaphropus tetradymus (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Ercomoana longiclava (Lacroix, 1994)Info
Eulepida lepidota mayottensis (Lacroix, 1989)Info
Euryomia maculosa (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Euryomia oberthuri (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Euwallacea fornicatus (Eichhoff, 1868)Tea Shot-hole BorerInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Figulus sublaevis (Beauvois, 1805)Info
Figulus sublaevis anthracinus (Klug, 1832)Info
Frea comorensis (Breuning, 1948)Info
Frea fulvovestita (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Frea johannae -> Frea fulvovestitaInfo
Frea viossati (Adlbauer, 1994)Info
Frea viossati densepunctata (Adlbauer, 1994)Info
Frea viossati viossati (Adlbauer, 1994)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Goephanes comorensis (Breuning, 1957)Info
Grouvellina planifrons (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Halocoryza maindroni (Alluaud, 1919)Info
Harpalus madagascariensis (Dejean, 1831)Info
Heterobostrychus aequalis (Waterhouse, 1884)Lesser auger beetleInfo
Heterobostrychus hamatipennis (Lesne, 1895)Chinese Auger BeetleInfo
Heterobostrychus unicornis (Waterhouse, 1879)Info
Heteronychus arator clypealis (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Heteronychus plebejus (Klug, 1832)Info
Hologaster mohelianus (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Hovatoma impressicollis (Fairmaire, 1901)Info
Humblotania brevitarsis (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Hybosorus roei -> Hybosorus illigeriInfo
Hyphaene coriacea ()Info
Hyposerica fuliginosa (Lacroix, 1994)Info
Hyposerica orbiculata (Lacroix, 1994)Info
Hyposerica porphyrea (Lacroix, 1994)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idactus ellioti (Gahan, 1890)Info
Idactus ellioti ellioti (Gahan, 1890)Info
Idiomelas crenulatus (Dejean, 1829)Info
Idobrium myrmido (Fairmaire, 1871)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Joziratia andriai (Paulian, 1961)Info
Joziratia anjouanae (Paulian, 1961)Info
Joziratia breviclava (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Joziratia cinnamomea (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Joziratia desruisseauxi (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Joziratia longiclava (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Joziratia mayottensis (Dewailly, 1950)Info
Joziratia pamanzii (Paulian, 1961)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Komrina villosa (Lacroix, 1993)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labarrus madagassicus (Petrovitz, 1961)Info
Labarrus sublividus -> Aphodius sublividusInfo
Laemostenus complanatus (Dejean, 1828)Cosmopolitan ground beetleInfo
Lebia comorica (Jeannel, 1949)Info
Leiopsammodius seychellensis (Rakovic, 1979)Info
Leucocelis descarpentriesi (Ruter, 1978)Info
Leucocelis pauliani (Ruter, 1978)Info
Leucocelis pouillaudei (Antoine, 1988)Info
Leucocelis viossati (Antoine, 1988)Info
Liagonum coquereli (Alluaud, 1897)Info
Lichenophanes fascicularis (Fahraeus, 1871)Info
Linyra lymphatica (Fairmaire, 1898)Info
Lonchotus mohelicus (Paulian, 1960)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macraulacus subcucullatus (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Mallodon downesii (Hope, 1843)Info
Mastododera rufosericans (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Mausoleopsis amabilis (Schaum, 1844)Info
Mausoleopsis clouei (Blanchard, 1850)Info
Mausoleopsis eustalacta (Burmeister, 1842)Info
Mausoleopsis eustalacta comoriensis (Bourgoin, 1923)Info
Mausoleopsis seillierei (Bourgoin, 1923)Info
Mayataia griveaudi (Paulian, 1961)Info
Megapenthes candezei ()Info
Megapenthes comoriensis ()Info
Megopis modesta -> Oceanomegopis caledonicaInfo
Megopis mutica (Audinet-serville, 1832)Info
Mesontoplatys dorsalis (Klug, 1855)Info
Monochamus spectabilis (Perroud, 1855)Info
Moriaphila legrosi (Fairmaire, 1895)Info
Moriaphila viossati (Antoine, 1989)Info
Mucrencya inermis (Fairmaire, 1895)Info
Myriochila perplexa (Dejean, 1825)Info
Myriochila perplexa perplexa (Dejean, 1825)Info
Myriochila trilunaris (Klug, 1832)Info
Myrmecoclytus mayottei (Breuning, 1957)Info
Myrmecoclytus pauliani (Breuning, 1957)Info
Mythozoum antennatum (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Mythozoum variabile (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neocalaphodius moestus (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Nethinius ernesti (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Nethinius humbloti (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Nialaphodius nigrita (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Nosodendron madagascariense (Alluaud, 1896)Info
Notiobia diffusa (Klug, 1833)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oceanomegopis caledonica (Fauvel, 1906)Info
Olenecamptus bilobus -> Olenecamptus taiwanusInfo
Olenecamptus taiwanus (Dillon & Dillon, 1948)Info
Oligosmerus immaculatus (Gestro, 1895)Info
Orectogyrus speculum (Aubé, 1838)Info
Oryctes comoriensis (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Oryctes comoriensis comoriensis ()Info
Oryctes comoriensis intermedius (Dechambre, 1986)Info
Oryctes monoceros (Olivier, 1789)African rhinoceros beetleInfo
Oryctes simiar (Coquerel, 1852)Info
Oryctes simiar dujardini (Dechambre, 1987)Info
Oryctes simiar nesiotes (Paulian, 1959)Info
Oxythyrea viossati -> Leucocelis viossatiInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parophonus holosericeus (Dejean, 1829)Info
Paussus milloti (Jeannel, 1955)Info
Pentagonica comorica (Jeannel, 1949)Info
Perigona nigriceps (Dejean, 1831)Info
Pharaphodius impurus (Roth, 1851)Info
Pheropsophus humeralis (Chaudoir, 1843)Info
Pheropsophus insignis (Boheman, 1848)Info
Pheropsophus insignis flavicomus (Fairmaire, 1868)Info
Phibisa lubugris (Candeze, 1857)Info
Phibisa pupieri (Fleutiaux, 1903)Info
Phlyctenosis prosti (Lameere, 1903)Info
Phryneta atricornis (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Pilomecyna longeantennata (Breuning, 1942)Info
Pilomecyna serieguttata (Fairmaire, 1899)Info
Platymetopus interpunctatus (Dejean, 1829)Info
Platypus comoreanus (Schedl, 1969)Info
Progonochaetus atrofuscus (Fairmaire, 1869)Info
Prosopocoelus punctatissimus (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Prosopocoelus viossati (Bomans, 1988)Info
Prosopocoilus punctatissimus (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Prosopocoilus serricornis punctatissimus (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Prosopocoilus serricornis serricornis (Congoanus Duvivier, 1891)Info
Prosopocoilus serricornis viossati (Bomans, 1987)Info
Prosopocoilus viossati -> Prosopocoilus serricornis viossatiInfo
Pseudohyparpalus audens (Péringuey, 1899)Info
Pseudohyparpalus audens audens (Péringuey, 1899)Info
Pseudopharaphodius apicesetosus (Clement, 1969)Info
Pseudorucentra elongata (Breuning, 1948)Info
Pseudorucentra sybroides (Breuning, 1948)Info
Pseudotragocephala nigropicta (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Pterolophia tuberculatrix (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raharizonina nigrina (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Rhizoplatodes castaneipennis foveiceps (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Rhyparus comorianus (Fairmaire, 1896)Info
Rhyssemus alluaudi (Clouët, 1901)Info
Rhyssemus bucciarellii (Pittino, 1990)Info
Rhyssemus granulosocostatus (Clouët, 1901)Info
Rhyssemus imitator (Pittino, 1990)Info
Ropica signata (Pic, 1932)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saprosites comorianus (Bordat, 1990)Info
Saprosites laticeps (Fairmaire, 1871)Info
Saprosites pygmaeus (Harold, 1877)Info
Scarites comoricus (Alluaud, 1932)Info
Scarites inaequalis (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Scarites madagascariensis (Dejean, 1831)Info
Schizonycha humbloti (Lacroix, 1989)Info
Siopelus aciculatus (Dejean, 1829)Info
Siopelus decorsei (Jeannel, 1948)Info
Siopelus micans (Klug, 1833)Info
Siopelus micros (Jeannel, 1948)Info
Siopelus pavoninus (Gerstaecker, 1867)Info
Siopelus pulchellus (Dejean, 1829)Info
Sophronica moheliana (Breuning, 1957)Info
Spathuliger ornatus (Quentin & Villiers, 1979)Info
Stenobrium bicoloricornis (Adlbauer, 2004)Info
Sternotomis cornutor (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Sternotomis levassori (Fairmaire, 1894)Info
Sternotomis pupieri (Fleutiaux, 1905)Info
Sternotomis thomsonii (Buquet, 1855)Info
Stiamus brachyurus (Pascoe, 1886)Info
Styphlomerus comoricus (Fairmaire, 1896)Info
Sybra biangulata (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Sybra ephippiata (Breuning, 1942)Info
Synarmostes humilis (Fairmaire, 1893)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachys fasciatus -> Tachys oahuensisInfo
Tachys fasciatus fasciatus (Motschulsky, 1851)Info
Tachys impressipennis (Motschulsky, 1859)Info
Tachys jucundulus (Péringuey, 1908)Info
Tachys oahuensis (Blackburn, 1878)Info
Tetragonoderus bilunatus (Klug, 1833)Info
Thamnurgus elongatus (Schedl, 1969)Info
Thaumasocerus quadrivitticollis (Breuning & Villiers, 1968)Info
Trichophysis humbloti (Lameere, 1903)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xyleborus fornicatus -> Euwallacea fornicatusInfo
Xylion adustus (Fahraeus, 1871)Info
Xylopsocus capucinus (Fabricius, 1781)False powderpost beetleInfo
Xylopsocus castanoptera (Fairmaire, 1850)Info
Xylothrips flavipes (Illiger, 1801)Info
Xystrocera globosa (Olivier, 1795)Monkeypod roundheaded borerInfo
253 Species in Coleoptera for Comoros listed
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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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