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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
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Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
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Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
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Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
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Order
Sierra Leone
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 41 families, 492 genera, 1036 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
Sierra Leone
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 97 genera, 272 species
Suborder
Sierra Leone
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     38 families, 395 genera, 764 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Sierra Leone
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 4 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 1 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 31 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 4 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesJewel beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 209 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 332 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 4 SpeciesLady cows
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 33 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 57 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 31 SpeciesSkipjacks
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 1 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 5 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 4 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 21 SpeciesStag beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 11 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 25 SpeciesChafers
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesSap beetles
Propalticidae (Crowson, 1952) - 3 Species
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 2 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 16 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 125 SpeciesScarabs
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 7 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 4 SpeciesHide beetles
41 Families with 1036 Species in Sierra Leone
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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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