Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Philippines (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - Southeast Asia - Philippines
Subregions: Babuyanes, Balabac, Batanes, Biliran, Bohol, Busuanga, Calamian Group, Cebu, Cuyo, Dinagat, Dumaran, Leyte, Luzon, Marinduque, Masbate, Mindanao, Mindoro, Negros, Palawan, Panaon, Panay, Polillo, Samar, Sanga Sanga, Siargao, Sibuyan, Sulu Archipelago (Basilan, Jolo), Ticao
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Philippines
Class
Philippines
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 442 families, 4823 genera, 18539 species
Tree
Subclass
Philippines
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 439 families, 4814 genera, 18529 species
Tree
Infraclass
Philippines
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 421 families, 4724 genera, 18262 species
Tree
Superorder
Philippines
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 279 families, 3670 genera, 15582 species
Tree
Order
Philippines
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 80 families, 1423 genera, 6440 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Philippines
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     4 families, 184 genera, 752 species
Suborder
Philippines
    Myxophaga (Crowson, 1955) (Microsporids)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Philippines
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     75 families, 1238 genera, 5687 species

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Philippines
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 8 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 24 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 228 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 41 Species
Archeocrypticidae (Kaszab, 1964) - 1 SpeciesCryptic fungus beetles
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 119 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 6 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 194 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 15 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 51 SpeciesJewel beetles
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 8 SpeciesCedar beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 46 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 737 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1472 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 14 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 178 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 4 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 13 SpeciesLady cows
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1421 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 16 SpeciesSkin beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 8 Species
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 275 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 19 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 66 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 1 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesDor beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 1 SpeciesHaliplids
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 4 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 13 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 2 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 14 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 195 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 19 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 7 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 5 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 172 SpeciesChafers
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 4 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSap beetles
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 2 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 2 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 6 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Omethidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesFalse fireflies
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 32 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 7 Species
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 3 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 12 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pterogeniidae (Crowson, 1953) - 1 Species
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 28 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 2 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 157 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 136 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 444 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 17 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 3 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 7 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 38 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 6 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trictenotomidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesCroc beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 1 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 9 SpeciesIronclad beetles
80 Families with 6440 Species in Philippines
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ



Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Coleoptera
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders