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Distribution path and Subregions of Ethiopia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Ethiopia
Subregions: Abyssinia
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Ethiopia
Class
Ethiopia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 318 families, 3065 genera, 9192 species
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Subclass
Ethiopia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 316 families, 3062 genera, 9188 species
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Infraclass
Ethiopia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 302 families, 3009 genera, 9049 species
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Superorder
Ethiopia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 220 families, 2506 genera, 7568 species
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Order
Ethiopia
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 59 families, 838 genera, 2851 species
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Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.760    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
Ethiopia
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 209 genera, 1015 species
Suborder
Ethiopia
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     55 families, 628 genera, 1835 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Ethiopia
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 7 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 10 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 152 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 4 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 24 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesJewel beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 947 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 459 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 4 SpeciesLady cows
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 3 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 153 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 19 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 54 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 61 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 3 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 1 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 2 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 4 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 5 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 2 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 7 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 1 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 61 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 36 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 66 SpeciesChafers
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSap beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 1 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 2 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 1 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 7 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 44 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 491 SpeciesScarabs
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 11 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 13 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 25 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 6 SpeciesIronclad beetles
58 Families with 2850 Species in Ethiopia
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Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Ethiopia without family allocation
Canthporus hynesi (Nilsson, 1991)Info
1 Species in Coleoptera for Ethiopia listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758

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