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Distribution path and Subregions of Peru (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Peru
Subregions: Amazon region
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Peru
Class
Peru
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 461 families, 6286 genera, 23946 species
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Subclass
Peru
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6271 genera, 23930 species
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Infraclass
Peru
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 438 families, 6175 genera, 23614 species
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Superorder
Peru
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 4885 genera, 20121 species
Tree
Order
Peru
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 81 families, 1333 genera, 4201 species
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Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.764    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
Peru
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     4 families, 142 genera, 746 species
Suborder
Peru
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     77 families, 1191 genera, 3455 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Peru
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 5 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 10 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 22 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 76 Species
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 3 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 20 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesPill beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 9 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 723 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 873 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 2 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 9 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 328 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 5 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 4 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Cneoglossidae (Champion, 1897) - 1 Species
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesLady cows
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 1 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 538 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 31 SpeciesSkin beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 2 Species
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 157 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 17 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 55 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 1 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesDor beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 1 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 38 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 38 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 5 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 10 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 2 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 11 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 70 SpeciesStag beetles
Lutrochidae (Kasap & Crowson, 1975) - 1 SpeciesTravertine beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Mauroniscidae (Majer, 1995) - 5 SpeciesMauroniscid Beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 34 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 92 SpeciesChafers
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 5 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 3 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 1 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) -> Belidae - 1 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 49 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 10 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Plastoceridae (Crowson, 1972) - 1 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 1 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 30 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 8 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 247 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 432 SpeciesScarabs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) -> Staphylinidae - 1 SpeciesScydmaenines
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 1 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 37 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 13 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 2 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 11 SpeciesIronclad beetles
81 Families with 4201 Species in Peru
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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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