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Distribution path and Subregions of Mesozoic (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Mesozoic
Subregions: Cretaceous (Lower Cretaceous, Upper Cretaceous), Jurassic (Lower Jurassic, Middle Jurassic), Triassic (Lower Triassic, Middle Triassic, Upper Triassic)
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Mesozoic
Class
Mesozoic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1015 families, 5135 genera, 10072 species
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Subclass
Mesozoic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 994 families, 5106 genera, 10042 species
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Infraclass
Mesozoic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 870 families, 4691 genera, 9396 species
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Superorder
Mesozoic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 460 families, 2738 genera, 5735 species
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Order
Mesozoic
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 129 families, 1009 genera, 2006 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
Mesozoic
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     10 families, 131 genera, 260 species
Suborder
Mesozoic
    Archostemata (Kolbe, 1908) (Ommatids)
     6 families, 78 genera, 282 species
Suborder
Mesozoic
    Myxophaga (Crowson, 1955) (Microsporids)
     9 families, 50 genera, 108 species
Suborder
Mesozoic
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     97 families, 707 genera, 1238 species
Suborder
Mesozoic
    Protocoleoptera (Tillyard, 1924)
     7 families, 33 genera, 95 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Mesozoic
Acanthocnemidae (Crowson, 1964) - 2 Species
Ademosynidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 56 Species
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 2 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Alloioscarabaeidae (Bai & Al., 2012) - 1 Species
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 2 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 13 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 Species
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Asiocoleidae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 12 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Belidae (Schönherr, 1826) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive weevils
Blattocoleidae (Zeuner, 1933) - 2 Species
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 11 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 84 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 11 SpeciesPill beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 3 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 92 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Caridae (Thompson, 1992) - 33 Species
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 15 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 1 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesLady cows
Coelocatiniidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 9 Species
Colymbotethidae (Ponomarenko, 1993) - 1 Species
Coptoclavidae (Ponomarenko, 1961) - 46 SpeciesExtinct family
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 8 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 114 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 50 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 9 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 20 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 174 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elodophthalmidae (Kirejtshuk & Azar, 2008) - 2 Species
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 4 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 5 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 23 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaphyropteridae (Pongracz, 1935) - 1 Species
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 7 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 3 SpeciesHaliplids
Helophoridae (Leach, 1815) -> Hydrophilidae - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 3 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 2 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 19 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 4 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 74 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Ithyceridae (Schönherr, 1826) - 3 SpeciesNew York weevils
Jurodidae (Ponomarenko, 1985) - 5 SpeciesSikhotealinia zhiltzovae
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Labradorocoleidae (Ponomarenko, 1969) - 1 Species
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 1 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lasiosynidae (Kirejtshuk, Chang, Ren & Kun, 2010) - 46 Species
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 4 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lebanophytidae (Kirejtshuk, 2013) - 1 Species
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 8 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lepiceridae (Hinton, 1936) - 1 Species
Liadytidae (Ponomarenko, 1977) - 7 Species
Lithoscarabaeidae (Nikolajev, 1992) - 3 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 15 SpeciesStag beetles
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Magnocoleidae (Hong, 1998) - 1 Species
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 3 SpeciesBlister beetles
Mesocinetidae (Kirejtshuk & Ponomarenko, 2010) - 10 Species
Micromalthidae (Barber, 1913) - 1 SpeciesTelephone-pole beetles
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 9 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 118 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesSap beetles
Obrieniidae (Zherikhin & Gratshev, 1994) - 11 Species
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 4 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Ommatidae (Sharp & Muir, 1912) - 166 Species
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Parahygrobiidae (Ponomarenko, 1977) - 1 SpeciesExtinct family
Parandrexidae (Kirejtshuk, 1994) - 5 Species
Permocupedidae (Martynov, 1933) - 1 Species
Permosynidae (Tillyard, 1924) - 21 Species
Pleocomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesRain beetles
Praelateriidae (Dolin, 1973) - 1 Species
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 1 Species
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 3 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhombocoleidae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 4 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Ripiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 1 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 65 SpeciesScarabs
Schizocoleidae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 31 Species
Schizophoridae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 51 Species
Schizopodidae (Leconte, 1859) -> Buprestidae - 1 SpeciesFalse Jewel Beetles
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 2 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesScydmaenines
Septiventeridae (Bai & Al., 2013) - 1 Species
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Smicripidae (Horn, 1879) - 1 SpeciesPalmetto beetles
Sphaeriusidae (Erichson, 1845) - 1 SpeciesMinute Bog Beetles
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 5 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 144 SpeciesRove beetles
Synteliidae (Lewis, 1882) - 6 Species
Taldycupedidae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 13 Species
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 2 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 72 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Triadocupedidae (Ponomarenko, 1966) -> Triadocupedinae - 1 Species
Triaplidae (Ponomarenko, 1977) - 3 SpeciesExtinct family
Tricoleidae (Ponomarenko, 1969) -> Asiocoleidae - 1 Species
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 10 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tshekardocoleidae (Rohdendorf, 1944) - 1 Species
Ulyanidae (Zherikhin, 1993) - 2 Species
128 Families with 1991 Species in Mesozoic
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Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Mesozoic without family allocation
Anancaeon microcephalum (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Apheloodes obliquum (B. Dunstan, 1923)Info
Apheloodes rugosum (B. Dunstan, 1923)Info
Aptilotitus capitecarens (A. Bode, 1953)Info
Bareus strigipennis (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Coleopteron antiquus (H. Weyenbergh, 1869)Info
Coleopteron aquaticus (P. B. Brodie, 1845)Info
Coleopteron beyrichi (Giebel, 1856)Info
Coleopteron bractoides (Blake, 1876)Info
Coleopteron harpalinus (Heer, 1865)Info
Coleopteron rugosostriatus (Giebel, 1856)Info
Coleopteron semicrematus (E. A. Jarzembowski, 2003)Info
Coleopteron spectabilis (Heer, 1865)Info
Coleopteron studeri (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Coleopteron troglodytes (Heer, 1865)Info
Coleopteron vetustus (Giebel, 1856)Info
Coleopteron wittsi (P. B. Brodie, 1845)Info
Coleopteron zekelii (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Forticatinius elegans (J. J. Tan, 2007)Info
Glottocoleus lenticulata (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Kamaroma breve (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Pallax prevosti (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Thurmannia punctulata (O. Heer, 1852)Info
Tripsalis praecisa (A. Bode, 1953)Info
24 Species in Coleoptera for Mesozoic 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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