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Distribution path and Subregions of Quaternary (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Cenozoic - Quaternary
Subregions: Holocene, Pleistocene (Lower Pleistocene, Middle Pleistocene, Upper Pleistocene)
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Quaternary
Class
Quaternary
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 184 families, 701 genera, 1463 species
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Subclass
Quaternary
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 183 families, 700 genera, 1462 species
Tree
Infraclass
Quaternary
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 179 families, 696 genera, 1457 species
Tree
Superorder
Quaternary
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 138 families, 626 genera, 1374 species
Tree
Order
Quaternary
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 64 families, 452 genera, 1133 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
Quaternary
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     6 families, 82 genera, 406 species
Suborder
Quaternary
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     57 families, 369 genera, 726 species
Suborder
Quaternary
    Protocoleoptera (Tillyard, 1924)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Quaternary
Ademosynidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 1 Species
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 33 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 11 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 2 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 25 SpeciesPill beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 4 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 316 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 86 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 7 SpeciesLady cows
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 1 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 3 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 151 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 2 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 79 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 12 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 1 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 2 SpeciesHaliplids
Helophoridae (Leach, 1815) -> Hydrophilidae - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 5 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 3 SpeciesClown beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 9 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 57 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 2 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 2 SpeciesStag beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 4 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSap beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 1 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 2 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 2 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) -> Rutelinae - 1 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesScarabs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) -> Staphylinidae - 1 SpeciesScydmaenines
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 21 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 1 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 141 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 2 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 1 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Ulodidae (Pascoe, 1869) - 1 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 5 SpeciesIronclad beetles
64 Families with 1136 Species in Quaternary
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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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