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Distribution path and Subregions of Syria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Syria
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Syria
Class
Syria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 239 families, 1273 genera, 3170 species
Tree
Subclass
Syria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 236 families, 1269 genera, 3165 species
Tree
Infraclass
Syria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 231 families, 1261 genera, 3155 species
Tree
Superorder
Syria
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 168 families, 1096 genera, 2860 species
Tree
Order
Syria
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 54 families, 580 genera, 1813 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
Syria
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 107 genera, 552 species
Suborder
Syria
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     51 families, 473 genera, 1261 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Syria
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 7 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 3 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 66 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 46 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) -> Kateretidae - 1 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 29 SpeciesJewel beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 18 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 545 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 231 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 35 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 5 SpeciesLady cows
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 226 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 73 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 51 SpeciesSkipjacks
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 2 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 36 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 1 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 5 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 4 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 5 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 14 SpeciesStag beetles
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 12 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 58 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesSap beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 2 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 21 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 23 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 146 SpeciesScarabs
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 6 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 3 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 9 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 2 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 7 SpeciesHide beetles
54 Families with 1813 Species in Syria
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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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