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Distribution path and Subregions of Guinea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Guinea
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Guinea
Class
Guinea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 226 families, 1952 genera, 4852 species
Tree
Subclass
Guinea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 223 families, 1949 genera, 4849 species
Tree
Infraclass
Guinea
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 211 families, 1902 genera, 4730 species
Tree
Superorder
Guinea
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 153 families, 1454 genera, 3941 species
Tree
Order
Guinea
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 48 families, 636 genera, 1620 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
Guinea
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     2 families, 147 genera, 570 species
Suborder
Guinea
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     46 families, 489 genera, 1050 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Guinea
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 6 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 4 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 61 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 98 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesJewel beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 560 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 245 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 42 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesLady cows
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 47 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 4 SpeciesSkin beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 1 Species
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 80 SpeciesSkipjacks
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 1 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesDor beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 1 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 1 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 9 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 2 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 26 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 8 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 21 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 33 SpeciesChafers
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSap beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 2 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 27 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 25 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 236 SpeciesScarabs
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 1 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 4 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 4 SpeciesHide beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 2 SpeciesIronclad beetles
48 Families with 1620 Species in Guinea
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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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