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Distribution path and Subregions of Morocco (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Morocco
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Morocco
Class
Morocco
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 358 families, 2564 genera, 7577 species
Tree
Subclass
Morocco
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 354 families, 2559 genera, 7569 species
Tree
Infraclass
Morocco
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 344 families, 2523 genera, 7500 species
Tree
Superorder
Morocco
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 227 families, 2008 genera, 6222 species
Tree
Order
Morocco
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 68 families, 844 genera, 3115 species
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Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.765    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
Morocco
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     4 families, 158 genera, 991 species
Suborder
Morocco
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     64 families, 686 genera, 2124 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Morocco
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 12 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 141 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 2 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 36 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 9 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 56 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) -> Kateretidae - 1 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 29 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 49 SpeciesJewel beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 7 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 952 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 167 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesLady cows
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 629 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 119 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 35 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 114 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 3 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 21 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 6 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 6 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 32 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 3 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 20 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hygrobiidae (Régimbart, 1878) - 1 SpeciesScreech-beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 3 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 3 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 5 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 6 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 43 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 160 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSap beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 1 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) -> Belidae - 1 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 1 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 20 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 20 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 115 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 6 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 5 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 15 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 88 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 6 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 11 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 2 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 3 SpeciesIronclad beetles
68 Families with 3115 Species in Morocco
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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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