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Distribution path and Subregions of Egypt (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Egypt
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Egypt
Class
Egypt
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 306 families, 1966 genera, 4610 species
Tree
Subclass
Egypt
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 304 families, 1961 genera, 4598 species
Tree
Infraclass
Egypt
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 296 families, 1936 genera, 4547 species
Tree
Superorder
Egypt
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 195 families, 1505 genera, 3745 species
Tree
Order
Egypt
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 52 families, 441 genera, 1170 species
Site
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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
Egypt
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     4 families, 112 genera, 452 species
Suborder
Egypt
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     48 families, 329 genera, 718 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Egypt
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 9 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 10 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 64 Species
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 38 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 11 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesJewel beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 429 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 50 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 3 SpeciesLady cows
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 72 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 99 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 29 SpeciesSkipjacks
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 8 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 1 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 1 SpeciesHaliplids
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 7 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 7 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 3 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 1 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 1 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 2 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 31 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 19 SpeciesChafers
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesSap beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 2 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 2 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 12 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 94 SpeciesScarabs
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 17 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 35 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 11 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 2 SpeciesIronclad beetles
52 Families with 1170 Species in Egypt
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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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