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Distribution path and Subregions of Paleogene (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Cenozoic - Paleogene
Subregions: Eocene (Lower Eocene, Middle Eocene, Upper Eocene), Oligocene (Lower Oligocene, Upper Oligocene), Paleocene
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Paleogene
Class
Paleogene
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 639 families, 4116 genera, 8948 species
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Subclass
Paleogene
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 634 families, 4103 genera, 8914 species
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Infraclass
Paleogene
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 591 families, 3976 genera, 8682 species
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Superorder
Paleogene
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 384 families, 3069 genera, 7049 species
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Order
Paleogene
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 114 families, 1140 genera, 2318 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
Paleogene
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     7 families, 91 genera, 193 species
Suborder
Paleogene
    Archostemata (Kolbe, 1908) (Ommatids)
     3 families, 6 genera, 18 species
Suborder
Paleogene
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     103 families, 1042 genera, 2104 species
Suborder
Paleogene
    Protocoleoptera (Tillyard, 1924)
     1 family, 1 genus, 3 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Paleogene
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 10 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 4 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 11 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 37 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 21 Species
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 6 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 41 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Berendtimiridae (Winkler, 1987) - 1 Species
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Boleopsidae (Kirejtshuk & Nel, 2013) - 1 Species
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 4 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 30 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) -> Kateretidae - 1 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 33 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 133 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 6 SpeciesPill beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 41 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 150 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Caridae (Thompson, 1992) - 5 Species
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 91 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 190 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 19 SpeciesLady cows
Coptoclavidae (Ponomarenko, 1961) - 1 SpeciesExtinct family
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 1 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 11 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 15 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 424 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 30 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Dryophthoridae (Schönherr, 1825) -> Dryophthorinae - 1 SpeciesPalm weevils
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 34 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 103 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 3 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 20 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 2 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaphyropteridae (Pongracz, 1935) - 14 Species
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Helotidae (Reitter, 1876) - 1 Species
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 3 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 1 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 2 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 45 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hygrobiidae (Régimbart, 1878) - 1 SpeciesScreech-beetles
Ithyceridae (Schönherr, 1826) -> Brentidae - 1 SpeciesNew York weevils
Jacobsoniidae (Heller, 1926) - 1 SpeciesJacobson´s beetles
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 7 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 23 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 1 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 10 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 4 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 9 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 14 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Micromalthidae (Barber, 1913) - 2 SpeciesTelephone-pole beetles
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 2 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 2 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesSap beetles
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 4 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 1 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Omalisidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 Species
Omethidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesFalse fireflies
Ommatidae (Sharp & Muir, 1912) - 1 Species
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 12 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 1 Species
Proterhinidae (Fauvel, 1891) - 2 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 4 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 6 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 2 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 49 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 1 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 6 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 31 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 7 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesScarabs
Schizopodidae (Leconte, 1859) -> Buprestidae - 1 SpeciesFalse Jewel Beetles
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 33 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 9 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesScydmaenines
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 7 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 4 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Sinisilvanidae (Hong, 2002) -> Silvanidae - 1 Species
Smicripidae (Horn, 1879) - 2 SpeciesPalmetto beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 168 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 59 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 12 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 1 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Tritarsidae (Hong, 2002) - 1 Species
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 2 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tshekardocoleidae (Rohdendorf, 1944) - 3 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 11 SpeciesIronclad beetles
114 Families with 2320 Species in Paleogene
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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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