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Distribution path and Subregions of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Atlantic Ocean - South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Subregions: South Georgia (Willis Islands), South Sandwich Islands (Southern Thule)
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Class
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 24 families, 29 genera, 32 species
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Subclass
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 24 families, 29 genera, 32 species
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Infraclass
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 24 families, 29 genera, 32 species
Tree
Superorder
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 20 families, 25 genera, 28 species
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Order
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 6 families, 8 genera, 8 species
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Show Info
Families309    worldwide
Genera43.284    worldwide
Species597.760    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
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     2 families, 3 genera, 3 species
Suborder
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     4 families, 5 genera, 5 species

Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater tigers
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesStag beetles
Promecheilidae (Lacordaire, 1859) - 2 Species
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSpider beetles
6 Families with 8 Species in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands


Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Aegus dilatatus (Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Hydromedion sparsutum (Müller, 1884)Info
Lancetes angusticollis (Curtis, 1839)Info
Merizodus soledadinus (Guérin-méneville, 1830)Info
Orphinus terminalis (Sharp In Blackburn & Sharp, 1885)Info
Perimylops antarcticus (Müller, 1884)Info
Ptinus tectus (Boieldieu, 1856)Australian spider beetleInfo
Trechisibus antarcticus (Dejean, 1831)Info
8 Species in Coleoptera for South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758

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