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Distribution path and Subregions of Democratic Republic of the Congo (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Congo - Democratic Republic of the Congo
Subregions: Haut-Katanga Province (Lubumbashi), Katanga, Kinshasa
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Class
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 361 families, 5093 genera, 23730 species
Tree
Subclass
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 356 families, 5076 genera, 23707 species
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Infraclass
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 344 families, 5002 genera, 23486 species
Tree
Superorder
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 254 families, 4220 genera, 21356 species
Tree
Order
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 65 families, 1463 genera, 8073 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
Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     2 families, 293 genera, 2443 species
Suborder
Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Myxophaga (Crowson, 1955) (Microsporids)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     62 families, 1169 genera, 5629 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 50 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 7 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 22 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 257 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 222 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 23 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 14 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 63 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesJewel beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 4 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2441 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1777 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 11 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 2 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesLady cows
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 1 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 1 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 463 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 4 SpeciesSkin beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 5 Species
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 66 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 5 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 43 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 1 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Helotidae (Reitter, 1876) - 1 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 9 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 26 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 3 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 10 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 78 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 14 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 127 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 390 SpeciesChafers
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 110 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 4 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 2 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Propalticidae (Crowson, 1952) - 6 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 3 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 11 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 1 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 56 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 164 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1307 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 23 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 31 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 22 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Torridincolidae (Steffan, 1964) - 1 Species
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 16 SpeciesHide beetles
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 2 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 17 SpeciesIronclad beetles
65 Families with 8073 Species in Democratic Republic of the Congo
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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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