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Distribution path and Subregions of Kuwait (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Kuwait
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Kuwait
Class
Kuwait
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
Tree
Subclass
Kuwait
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
Tree
Infraclass
Kuwait
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
Tree
Superorder
Kuwait
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 18 families, 53 genera, 96 species
Tree
Order
Kuwait
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 5 families, 16 genera, 24 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Kuwait
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     2 families, 9 genera, 15 species
Suborder
Kuwait
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     3 families, 7 genera, 9 species

Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Kuwait
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) -> Elaterinae - 1 SpeciesSkipjacks
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 3 SpeciesChafers
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesScarabs
5 Families with 24 Species in Kuwait


Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Kuwait
Amara ditomoides (Putzeys, 1866)Info
Amara rufescens -> Amara aulicaInfo
Amara rufescens rufescens (Dejean, 1829)Info
Archaeocindis johnbeckeri (Bänninger, 1927)Info
Calomera diania (Tschitschérine, 1903)Info
Calosoma imbricatum imbricatum (Klug, 1832)Info
Calosoma maderae dzungaricum (Gebler, 1833)Info
Cardiophorus kuwaitianus (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Cymbionotum semelederi (Chaudoir, 1861)Info
Dasytrogus zembi (Keith, 2002)Info
Eretes griseus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Maladera insanabilis (Brenske, 1894)Khomeini BeetleInfo
Megacephala euphratica (Dejean, 1822)Info
Megacephala euphratica euphratica (Dejean In Latreille & Dejean, 1822)Info
Myriochila melancholica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Myriochila melancholica melancholica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Oryctes agamemnon arabicus (Fairmaire, 1896)Info
Oryctes elegans (Prell, 1914)Info
Pentodon kuwaitense (Endrödi & Al-houty, 1985)Info
Pentodon kuwaitensis (Endrodi & Al-houty, 1985)Info
Podalgus cuniculus arabicus (Fairmaire, 1895)Info
Salpingophora bellana (W. Horn, 1905)Info
Salpingophora hanseatica (W. Horn, 1927)Info
Tanyproctoides arabicus (Petrovitz, 1971)Info
24 Species in Coleoptera for Kuwait listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758

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