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Distribution path and Subregions of Laos (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - Southeast Asia - Indochinese Peninsula - Laos
Subregions: North Laos (Hua Phan, Luang Prabang, Phongsali, Vientiane, Xieng Khouang), South Laos (Champasak, Savannakhet)
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Laos
Class
Laos
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 235 families, 1882 genera, 5142 species
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Subclass
Laos
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 234 families, 1879 genera, 5139 species
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Infraclass
Laos
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 231 families, 1876 genera, 5136 species
Tree
Superorder
Laos
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 175 families, 1718 genera, 4893 species
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Order
Laos
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 69 families, 1130 genera, 3423 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
Laos
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 140 genera, 497 species
Suborder
Laos
    Archostemata (Kolbe, 1908) (Ommatids)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Laos
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     65 families, 989 genera, 2925 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Laos
Acanthocnemidae (Crowson, 1964) - 1 Species
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 1 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 8 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 18 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 44 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) -> Brachycerinae - 1 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesPill beetles
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 4 SpeciesCedar beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 33 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 490 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1450 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 89 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 68 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 11 SpeciesSkin beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 2 Species
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 268 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 6 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 30 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 8 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 6 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Helotidae (Reitter, 1876) - 36 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 6 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 31 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 9 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 1 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 6 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 170 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 21 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 118 SpeciesChafers
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSap beetles
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 2 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 2 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Omethidae (Leconte, 1861) - 2 SpeciesFalse fireflies
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 0 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 5 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 10 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 4 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 3 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 20 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 58 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 217 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 9 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 4 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 5 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 5 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trictenotomidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesCroc beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 4 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 4 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 3 SpeciesIronclad beetles
70 Families with 3423 Species in Laos
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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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