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Distribution path and Subregions of Palau (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia - Palau
Subregions: Angaur, Babeldaob (Airai, Ngiwal), Koror (Koror Island), Peleliu
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Palau
Class
Palau
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 119 families, 475 genera, 969 species
Tree
Subclass
Palau
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 118 families, 474 genera, 968 species
Tree
Infraclass
Palau
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 117 families, 473 genera, 967 species
Tree
Superorder
Palau
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 81 families, 327 genera, 693 species
Tree
Order
Palau
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 21 families, 64 genera, 91 species
Site
Tree
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Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.760    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
Palau
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     1 family, 11 genera, 12 species
Suborder
Palau
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     20 families, 53 genera, 79 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Palau
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 1 SpeciesCedar beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 24 SpeciesSkipjacks
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 1 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 5 SpeciesStag beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 2 SpeciesChafers
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSap beetles
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Propalticidae (Crowson, 1952) - 2 Species
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) -> Attelabidae - 1 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) -> Rutelinae - 1 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
21 Families with 91 Species in Palau
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Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Palau
Species with ANext  
Adoretus kororensis (Cartwright & Gordon, 1971)Info
Allapoderus niger (Snelle Van Vollenhoven, 1865)Info
Anchastus dybasi (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Anchastus incertus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Anchastus trukensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Atelais carolinensis (Blair, 1940)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brontispa chalybeipennis (Chûjô, 1937)Info
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Calandra asperipennis (Fairmaire, 1878)Info
Calandra caviscutata (Fairmaire, 1878)Info
Callirhipis devasa (Fairmaire, 1877)Info
Callistola esakii (Chûjô, 1943)Info
Callistola spaethi (Chûjô, 1943)Info
Cartorhynchites bicolor (Legalov, 2007)Info
Cetejus virginalis (Kaup, 1868)Info
Chlaenius tetragonoderus palauensis (Darlington, 1970)Info
Cnematoplatys cylindrica (Endrödi, 1951)Info
Cryptalaus depressicollis (Schwarz, 1900)Info
Cryptalaus guamensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1952)Info
Cryptorrhynchus poricollis (Faust, 1894)Info
Cryptotermes kororensis (Bacchus, 1987)Info
Cybocephalus politissimus palauanus (Endrödy-younga, 1971)Info
Cybocephalus politissimus politissimus (Reitter, 1898)Info
Cyphon takahashii (Yoshitomi & Sato, 2004)Info
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Evorinea iota (Arrow, 1915)Info
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Figulus confusus (Westwood, 1838)Info
Figulus lupinus (Kriesche, 1922)Info
Figulus mento (Albers, 1883)Info
Figulus mento semperi ()Info
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Glipa subflava (Takakuwa, 2000)Info
Glycyphana harashimai (Sakai, 2007)Info
Gnathaphanus licinoides (Hope, 1842)Info
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Hexagonia palauensis (Darlington, 1970)Info
Horadion gressitti (Endrödy-younga, 1971)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepidiota dybasi (Cartwright & Gordon, 1971)Info
Lepidiota furtiva (Cartwright & Gordon, 1971)Info
Leptapoderus bintamensis (Voss, 1927)Info
Lilioceris binotata (Baly, 1865)Info
Lilioceris impressa (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Lilioceris quadripustulata (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Lilioceris semipunctata (Fabricius, 1801)Info
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Megapenthes carinifrons (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanotus fabiani (Platia & Schimmel, 2001)Info
Melanoxanthus comptus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1928)Info
Melanoxanthus cracens (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus dissitus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus divergens (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus festivus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus lepidus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus sannio (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Merostenus palauensis (Yoshimoto & Ishii, 1965)Info
Morion orientalis (Dejean, 1825)Info
Mulsanteus erubescens (Candeze, 1878)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neotrichiorhyssemus esakii (Nomura, 1943)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oryctes rhinoceros (Linnaeus, 1758)Asiatic rhinoceros beetleInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paraupenthes subinconditus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Pelargoderus luteosparsus (Matsushita, 1935)Info
Pentagonica blanda (Andrewes, 1929)Info
Pentagonica erichsoni (Schmidt-gobel, 1846)Info
Phloeosinus pacificus (Wood, 1960)Info
Platypus acutidentatus (Murayama, 1956)Info
Priopus exilis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Priopus pendleburyi (Platia & Schimmel, 1995)Info
Procraerus semperi (Schimmel, 1999)Info
Procraerus variegatus (Candeze, 1878)Info
Propalticus dybasi (John, 1960)Info
Propalticus ulimanganus (John, 1960)Info
Prosoplus lividus (Matsushita, 1935)Info
Prosopocoilus passaloides (Hope & Westwood, 1845)Info
Pseudozaena tricostata opaca (Chaudoir, 1868)Info
Pterolophia palauana -> Ropica palauanaInfo
Pterorthochaetes picinus (Sharp, 1875)Info
Ptilopodius dubiosus (Wood, 1960)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ropica palauana (Matsushita, 1935)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sciadella palauicola -> Sciades palauicolaInfo
Sciadella subcylindra -> Sciades subcylindrusInfo
Sciades palauicola (Iwata, 2000)Info
Sciades subcylindrus (Gressitt, 1956)Info
Scirtes palawanensis (Klausnitzer, 2006)Info
Scituloglaucytes argentea (Gressitt, 1956)Info
Simodactylus gressitti (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus palauensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Simodactylus pallidus (Fleutiaux, 1934)Info
Somotrichus unifasciatus (Dejean, 1831)Info
Stenolophus smaragdulus -> Egadroma subrobustusInfo
Stenotarsus politus (Strohecker, 1958)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachyura yunax (Darlington, 1939)Info
Tetrigus palauensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Trichotichnus rasilis (Darlington, 1970)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Violagonum dentiferum (Darlington, 1970)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wallacea argentea -> Gabaza argenteaInfo
Species with XBack  Top
Xyleborus kororensis (Wood, 1960)Info
91 Species in Coleoptera for Palau 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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