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Distribution path and Subregions of Oman (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Oman
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Oman
Class
Oman
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 154 families, 654 genera, 1229 species
Tree
Subclass
Oman
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 151 families, 649 genera, 1223 species
Tree
Infraclass
Oman
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 145 families, 636 genera, 1205 species
Tree
Superorder
Oman
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 113 families, 565 genera, 1110 species
Tree
Order
Oman
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 24 families, 129 genera, 205 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
Oman
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 33 genera, 62 species
Suborder
Oman
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     21 families, 96 genera, 143 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Oman
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 Species
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesJewel beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 60 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 21 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesSkipjacks
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 1 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 1 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 7 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 9 SpeciesChafers
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSap beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSpider beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesScarabs
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesDarkling beetles
24 Families with 205 Species in Oman
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Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Oman
Species with ANext  
Ablaberoides abyssinicus (Brenske, 1902)Info
Ablaberoides dhofarensis (Ahrens, 2000)Info
Acrossus luridus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Aeoloides grisescens (Germar, 1844)Info
Aeoloides holzschuhi (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Agrypnus omanensis (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Allecula femorata (Borchmann, 1915)Info
Alphitobius diaperinus (Panzer, 1797)Lesser mealwormInfo
Amara simplex (Dejean, 1828)Info
Amara simplex omanensis (Hieke, 2000)Info
Anacaena lutescens (Stephens, 1829)Info
Anthonomus humeralis (Panzer, 1795)Info
Anthonomus rufus (Gyllenhal, 1836)Info
Anthracocentrus arabicus (Thomson, 1877)Info
Anthrenus cervenkai (Háva & Herrmann, 2006)Info
Anthrenus coloratus (Reitter, 1881)Asian Carpet BeetleInfo
Anthrenus flavipes -> Anthrenus scrophulariaeFurniture carpet beetleInfo
Anthrenus jakli (Háva, 2001)Info
Anthrenus malkini (Mroczkowski, 1980)Info
Anthrenus scrophulariae (Linnaeus, 1758)Common carpet beetleInfo
Aphodius granarius -> Calamosternus granariusInfo
Aphodius lividus -> Acrossus luridusDung beetleInfo
Apion hookerorum -> Omphalapion hookerorumInfo
Attagenus bifasciatus -> Trogoderma angustumInfo
Attagenus fasciatus -> Attagenus woodroffeiTobacco seed beetleInfo
Attagenus posticalis (Fairmaire, 1879)Info
Attagenus rossii (Ganglbauer, 1904)Info
Attagenus smirnovi (Zhantiev, 1973)Brown carpet beetleSite
Attagenus thunbergi (Mroczkowski, 1968)Info
Attagenus tigrinus (Fabricius, 1792)Info
Attagenus wollastoni (Mroczkowski, 1964)Info
Attagenus woodroffei (Halstead & Green, 1979)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Batocera rufomaculata (Degeer, 1775)Mango stem-borerInfo
Bolbaffroides validus (Klug, 1845)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calamosternus granarius (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Calomera aulica (Dejean, 1831)Info
Calomera aulica aulica (Dejean, 1831)Info
Calomera diania (Tschitschérine, 1903)Info
Calomera fischeri (M.f. Adams, 1817)Info
Calomera fischeri elongatosignata (W. Horn, 1922)Info
Calopertha truncatula (Ancey, 1881)Info
Calosoma chlorostictum chlorostictum (Dejean, 1831)Info
Calosoma imbricatum imbricatum (Klug, 1832)Info
Calosoma scabrosum scabrosum (Chaudoir, 1869)Info
Cantharocnemis spondyloides (Audinet-serville, 1832)Info
Cardiophorus linnavuorii (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Cardiophorus skulei (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Cephalota litorea (Forskål, 1775)Info
Cephalota litorea alboreducta (W.horn, 1934)Info
Cephalota littorea alboreducta (W.horn, 1934)Info
Ceutorhynchus obstrictus (Marsham, 1802)Cabbage seedpod weevilInfo
Cheirodes sardous (Géné, 1839)Info
Chlaenius amarae (Andrewes, 1920)Info
Chlaenius assecla (Laferté-sénectère, 1851)Info
Chlaenius discicollis -> Chlaenius neposInfo
Chlaenius laeviplaga (Chaudoir, 1876)Info
Chlaenius laeviplaga laeviplaga (Chaudoir, 1876)Info
Chlaenius pulchellus (Boheman, 1848)Info
Cicindela aulica (Dejean, 1831)Info
Cicindela aulica aulica (Dejean, 1831)Info
Cicindela diania (Tschitschérine, 1903)Info
Cicindela fischeri -> Cicindela sahlbergii sahlbergiiInfo
Cicindela fischeri elongatosignata (W.horn, 1922)Info
Cicindela sahlbergii sahlbergii (Fischer Von Waldheim, 1824)Info
Clivina laevifrons (Chaudoir, 1842)Info
Conoderus productus arabicus (Chassain, 1979)Info
Coptops aedificator (Fabricius, 1792)Albizia Long-horned BeetleInfo
Coryza beccarii (Putzeys, 1873)Info
Crasodactylus punctatus (Guérin-méneville In Lefebvre, 1847)Info
Craspedostethus dilutus (Erichson, 1840)Info
Craspedostethus flavescens (Chassain, 1979)Info
Croscherichia femorata (Klug, 1845)Info
Crossotus strigifrons (Fairmaire, 1886)Info
Crossotus subocellatus (Fairmaire, 1886)Info
Cryptotrogus gallagheri (Sabatinelli & Pontuale, 1998)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dermestes haemorrhoidalis (Küster, 1852)Black larder beetleInfo
Derolus martini hayekae (Villiers, 1968)Info
Diaphorocera hemprichi hemprichi ()Info
Diaphorocera hemprichi saudita (Kaszab, 1983)Info
Dicronychus brancuccii (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Dicronychus ferruginosus (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Dicronychus larseni (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Dicronychus omanensis (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Dicronychus wittmeri (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Dignomus omanensis (Borowski, 2000)Info
Dineutus grandis (Klug In Ehrenberg, 1834)Info
Dyschiriodes clypeatus (Putzeys, 1866)Info
Dyschiriodes flavicornis (Péringuey, 1896)Info
Dyschirius clypeatus (Putzeys, 1866)Info
Dyschirius flavicornis (Péringuey, 1896)Info
Dyschirius numidicus (Putzeys, 1846)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enaretta caudata (Fåhraeus, 1872)Info
Enneadesmus forficula (Fairmaire, 1883)Info
Eremazus unistriatus (Mulsant, 1851)Info
Eretes griseus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Erytus hormonzensis (Petrovitz, 1980)Info
Eunidia breuningiae -> Eunidia breuningaeInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glaresis arabicus (Paulian, 1980)Info
Glycia rufolimbata (Maindron, 1905)Info
Gonocephalum pubiferum (Reitter, 1904)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Halocoryza maindroni (Alluaud, 1919)Info
Heliocopris gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Heteroderes gallagheri (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Heteroderes omanensis (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Heteroderes ruteri (Chassain, 1979)Info
Hologaster kabateki (Adlbauer, 2007)Info
Hybosorus illigeri (Reiche, 1853)Info
Hymenalia denticulata (Muche, 1982)Info
Hypaetha immanis (Bates, 1874)Info
Hypaetha singularis (Chaudoir, 1876)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idactus coquereli (Fairmaire, 1890)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kabatekiella dalihodi (Holzschuh, 2008)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labarrus lividus (Olivier, 1789)Info
Lachnothorax pustulatus (Dejean, 1831)Info
Laemostenus balkenohli (Sciaky, 1996)Info
Lanelater arenarum (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Lanelater buettikeri (Chassain, 1983)Info
Lanelater notodonta (Latreille, 1827)Info
Lanelater parvus (Platia & Schimmel, 1997)Info
Lanelater saudarabicus (Chassain, 1983)Info
Lebia arcuata -> Singilis arcuatusInfo
Lipostratia distinguenda (Fairmaire, 1886)Info
Lophocoryza sechellensis (Basilewsky, 1973)Info
Lophyra histrio (Tschitschérine, 1903)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Maladera insanabilis (Brenske, 1894)Khomeini BeetleInfo
Maladera omanica (Ahrens, 2000)Info
Mariouta stangei (Reitter, 1910)Info
Matabele arabica (Mateu, 1986)Info
Megacephala euphratica (Dejean, 1822)Info
Megacephala euphratica euphratica (Dejean In Latreille & Dejean, 1822)Info
Meligethes atratus (Olivier, 1790)Info
Meloe omanicus (Kaszab, 1983)Info
Microcosmodes arabicus (Häckel & Azadbakhsh, 2016)Info
Mourgliana mollina (Holzschuh, 2006)Info
Mylabris haemacta (Fairmaire, 1888)Info
Mylabris oculata -> Mylabris plagiataInfo
Mylabris plagiata (Pallas, 1782)Info
Myriochila hauseri (W. Horn, 1898)Info
Myriochila melancholica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Myriochila melancholica melancholica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Myriochila nudopectoralis (W. Horn, 1903)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nacerdochroa carinatopyga (Å vihla, 1983)Info
Necrobia rufipes (De Geer, 1775)Red-legged ham beetleInfo
Neoplocaederus atlanticus (Rungs, 1952)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Octocryptus maindroni (Fleutiaux, 1944)Info
Oedemera femorata -> Croscherichia femorataSite
Oedemera flavipes (Fabricius, 1792)Info
Oedemera subrobusta (Nakane, 1954)Info
Oedemera virescens (Linnaeus, 1767)Site
Omphalapion hookerorum (Kirby, 1808)Info
Onitis ion (Olivier, 1789)Info
Onitis tumidus (Gillet, 1918)Info
Onthophagus infuscatus (Klug, 1845)Info
Onthophagus transcaspicus (Koenig, 1888)Gazella scarabInfo
Opatroides punctulatus (Brullé, 1832)Info
Oryctes agamemnon arabicus (Fairmaire, 1896)Info
Oryctes elegans (Prell, 1914)Info
Oryctes rhinoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)Asiatic rhinoceros beetleInfo
Otophorus haemorrhoidalis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Oulema melanopus (Linnaeus, 1758)Cereal Leaf BeetleSite
Oulema rufocyanea (Suffrian, 1847)Cereal Leaf BeetleInfo
Oxycara dhofarensis (Lillig, 2009)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachnoda cervenkai (Krajcik, 2002)Info
Pachydema buettikeri (Sabatinelli & Pontuale, 1998)Info
Paracardiophorus buettikeri (Chassain, 1979)Info
Paradidactylia fastigata (Schmidt, 1908)Info
Parallelomorphus terricola aethiopicus (Banninger, 1933)Info
Pararhyssemus coluber (Mayet, 1887)Info
Pentodon algerinus dispar (Baudi, 1870)Info
Perileptus testaceus (Putzeys, 1870)Info
Pharaphodius vernilis (Schmidt, 1911)Info
Phonapate nitidipennis (Waterhouse, 1881)Info
Phradonoma nobile (Reitter, 1881)Info
Phyllognathus excavatus (Forster, 1771)Info
Pimelia arabica omanica (Kaszab Z, 1982)Info
Podalgus cuniculus arabicus (Fairmaire, 1895)Info
Polyclada benti (Gahan, 1896)Info
Praeugena gagatina (Maklin, 1863)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhizoplatys arabicus (Dechambre, 2005)Info
Rhyssemus brevitarsis (Pittino, 1984)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salpingophora hanseatica (W. Horn, 1927)Info
Scarabaeus isidis (Castelnau, 1840)Info
Scarites terricola (Bonelli, 1813)Info
Scarites terricola aethiopicus (Bänninger, 1933)Info
Schizonycha angustata yemenensis (Arrow, 1944)Info
Schizonycha scorteccii (Decelle, 1982)Info
Selasia arabica (Geisthardt, 2003)Info
Singilis felixi (Anichtchenko, 2011)Info
Singilis fuscoflavus (Felix & Muilwijk, 2009)Info
Sinoxylon ceratoniae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Sinoxylon crassum (Lesne, 1897)Info
Sinoxylon pugnax (Lesne, 1904)Info
Sphaerotrochalus somalicola (Frey, 1960)Info
Stalagmosoma cynanki (Gory & Percheron, 1833)Info
Stenolophus pseudoobockianus (Felix & Muilwijk, 2009)Info
Steraspis speciosa arabica (Waterhouse, 1904)Info
Stromatium barbatum (Fabricius, 1775)Kulsi Teak BorerInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetragonoderus quadrum (Fabricius, 1792)Info
Tituboea ogloblini (L. N. Medvedev, 1962)Info
Trogoderma angustum (Solier, 1849)Info
Trogoderma glabrum -> Trogoderma teuktonGlabrous Cabinet BeetleInfo
Trogoderma teukton (Beal, 1956)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xyletinus bucephalus omanus (Toskina, 1998)Info
Xylotrechus antilope (Schönherr, 1817)Info
Species with YBack  Top
Yementallyrama nasheri (Adlbauer, 2007)Info
205 Species in Coleoptera for Oman listed
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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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