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 Turkmenistan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Central Asia - Turkestan - Turkmenistan
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Turkmenistan
Class
Turkmenistan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1582 genera, 4238 species
Tree
Subclass
Turkmenistan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 228 families, 1574 genera, 4222 species
Tree
Infraclass
Turkmenistan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 227 families, 1573 genera, 4221 species
Tree
Superorder
Turkmenistan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 171 families, 1269 genera, 3569 species
Tree
Order
Turkmenistan
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 48 families, 406 genera, 1230 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Turkmenistan
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 121 genera, 639 species
Suborder
Turkmenistan
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     45 families, 285 genera, 591 species

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Turkmenistan
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 2 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 28 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 30 SpeciesJewel beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 3 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 633 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 61 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 11 SpeciesLady cows
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 3 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 61 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 60 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 59 SpeciesSkipjacks
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 7 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 2 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 6 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 3 SpeciesClown beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 2 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 5 SpeciesStag beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 22 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 49 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesPintail beetles
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) -> Nemonychinae - 1 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 4 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 5 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 17 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 41 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 8 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 5 SpeciesRove beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 2 SpeciesHide beetles
48 Families with 1230 Species in Turkmenistan
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