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Distribution path and Subregions of Nearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Nearctic
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Nearctic
Class
Nearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 708 families, 14439 genera, 107098 species
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Subclass
Nearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 702 families, 14409 genera, 107043 species
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Infraclass
Nearctic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 676 families, 14213 genera, 105773 species
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Superorder
Nearctic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 446 families, 11402 genera, 87926 species
Tree
Order
Nearctic
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 131 families, 3731 genera, 27609 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
Nearctic
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     7 families, 287 genera, 4280 species
Suborder
Nearctic
    Archostemata (Kolbe, 1908) (Ommatids)
     2 families, 5 genera, 8 species
Suborder
Nearctic
    Myxophaga (Crowson, 1955) (Microsporids)
     2 families, 3 genera, 5 species
Suborder
Nearctic
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     119 families, 3435 genera, 23315 species
Suborder
Nearctic
    Protocoleoptera (Tillyard, 1924)
     0 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Nearctic
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 33 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 11 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Alexiidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 0 Species
Amphizoidae (Leconte, 1853) - 3 SpeciesTrout-stream beetles
Anobiidae (Fleming, 1821) -> Anobiinae - 0 SpeciesDeath watch beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 232 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 95 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 707 Species
Archeocrypticidae (Kaszab, 1964) - 2 SpeciesCryptic fungus beetles
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 8 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Belidae (Schönherr, 1826) - 0 SpeciesPrimitive weevils
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bolboceratidae (Mulsant, 1842) -> Bolboceratinae - 0 SpeciesDor beetles
Boridae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 2 SpeciesConifer bark beetles
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 84 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 16 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 102 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypsectridae (Leconte & Horn, 1883) - 1 SpeciesTexas beetles
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 13 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 184 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 731 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 39 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 2 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 1 SpeciesCedar beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 480 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3437 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Caridae (Thompson, 1992) - 0 Species
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1134 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 3 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 20 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1720 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 88 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 12 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 279 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Cneoglossidae (Champion, 1897) - 0 Species
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 431 SpeciesLady cows
Colydiidae (Erichson, 1842) -> Colydiinae - 0 SpeciesCylindrical bark beetles
Colymbotethidae (Ponomarenko, 1993) - 0 Species
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 87 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 171 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 83 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 7 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3217 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 5 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 157 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 9 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Diphyllostomatidae (Holloway, 1972) - 3 SpeciesFalse stag beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 0 Species
Dryophthoridae (Schönherr, 1825) -> Dryophthorinae - 0 SpeciesPalm weevils
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 17 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 682 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 988 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 102 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endecatomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 2 Species
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 47 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 106 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 12 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 67 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 1 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Georyssidae (Laporte, 1819) - 0 SpeciesMinute mud-loving beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 84 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 11 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaphyropteridae (Pongracz, 1935) - 0 Species
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 26 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 64 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 73 SpeciesHaliplids
Helotidae (Reitter, 1876) - 0 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 49 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 452 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 7 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 93 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 334 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Ithyceridae (Schönherr, 1826) -> Brentidae - 0 SpeciesNew York weevils
Jacobsoniidae (Heller, 1926) - 0 SpeciesJacobson´s beetles
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 0 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Labradorocoleidae (Ponomarenko, 1969) - 0 Species
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 124 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lathridiidae (Redtenbacher, 1845) -> Latridiidae - 0 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 136 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 259 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 28 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 32 SpeciesStag beetles
Lutrochidae (Kasap & Crowson, 1975) - 3 SpeciesTravertine beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 87 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 4 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Mauroniscidae (Majer, 1995) - 3 SpeciesMauroniscid Beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 68 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 334 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 822 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 504 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Micromalthidae (Barber, 1913) - 1 SpeciesTelephone-pole beetles
Monommatidae (Blanchard, 1845) -> Monommatini - 1 Species
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 56 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 243 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 29 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 11 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 19 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 196 SpeciesSap beetles
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 2 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 18 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 42 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 98 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Omethidae (Leconte, 1861) - 11 SpeciesFalse fireflies
Ommatidae (Sharp & Muir, 1912) - 0 Species
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 4 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Oxypeltidae (Lacordaire, 1869) - 0 Species
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 127 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 34 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Plastoceridae (Crowson, 1972) - 0 Species
Pleocomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 36 SpeciesRain beetles
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 0 Species
Propalticidae (Crowson, 1952) - 0 Species
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 16 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 117 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 5 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 413 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 56 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 7 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 5 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 64 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 50 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Ripiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 0 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 133 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 433 SpeciesScarabs
Schizopodidae (Leconte, 1859) - 7 SpeciesFalse Jewel Beetles
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 56 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scolytidae (Latreille, 1807) -> Curculionidae - 0 SpeciesBark beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 51 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 186 SpeciesScydmaenines
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 31 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 29 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Smicripidae (Horn, 1879) - 2 SpeciesPalmetto beetles
Sphaeritidae (Schuckard, 1839) - 1 SpeciesFalse clown beetles
Sphaeriusidae (Erichson, 1845) - 4 SpeciesMinute Bog Beetles
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 7 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 4066 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenotrachelidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 12 SpeciesFalse longhorn beetles
Synchroidae (Lacordaire, 1859) - 1 SpeciesSynchroa bark beetles
Telegeusidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1378 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 40 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Thanerocleridae (Chapin, 1921) - 2 Species
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 24 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 3 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 60 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 70 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tshekardocoleidae (Rohdendorf, 1944) - 0 Species
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 0 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 118 SpeciesIronclad beetles
157 Families with 27661 Species in Nearctic
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Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Nearctic without family allocation
Leptoderis collaris (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
1 Species in Coleoptera for Nearctic 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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