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Distribution path and Subregions of Vanuatu (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia - Vanuatu
Subregions: New Hebrides
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Vanuatu
Class
Vanuatu
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 169 families, 590 genera, 1139 species
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Subclass
Vanuatu
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 168 families, 589 genera, 1138 species
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Infraclass
Vanuatu
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 165 families, 586 genera, 1135 species
Tree
Superorder
Vanuatu
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 115 families, 450 genera, 905 species
Tree
Order
Vanuatu
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 26 families, 110 genera, 199 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
Vanuatu
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     3 families, 18 genera, 29 species
Suborder
Vanuatu
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     23 families, 92 genera, 170 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Vanuatu
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 2 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 Species
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesOobese weevils
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 55 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 7 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesLady cows
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 1 Species
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesSkipjacks
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 1 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 10 SpeciesStag beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 2 SpeciesBlister beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesPintail beetles
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSpider beetles
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 4 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesScarabs
26 Families with 199 Species in Vanuatu
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Species overview - Checklist for Coleoptera in Vanuatu
Species with ANext  
Acalolepta ampliata (Gahan, 1888)Info
Acalolepta fasciata (Montrouzier, 1855)Info
Acalolepta griseofasciata (Breuning, 1935)Info
Acalolepta hebridarum (Breuning, 1935)Info
Acalolepta holotephra (Boisduval, 1835)Info
Acalolepta ochreifrons (Breuning, 1974)Info
Acicnemis crassiuscula (Fairmaire, 1878)Info
Acicnemis maculicollis (Chevrolat, 1878)Info
Aderus francoisi (Pic, 1902)Info
Aderus metallicus (Pic, 1902)Info
Aegus glomerosus (Bomans, 1993)Info
Agrypnus glirinus (Candeze, 1865)Info
Alaus carinulatus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Alaus cristatus (Candeze, 1874)Info
Anchastus chessmanae (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Anchastus laruei (Fleutiaux, 1938)Info
Anomala hebridarum (Ohaus, 1916)Info
Ataenius atramentarius (Erichson, 1847)Info
Ataenius picinus (Harold, 1861)Pitchy scarabInfo
Ataenius scutellaris -> Ataenius atramentariusInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Batocera lamondi (Rigout, 1987)Info
Batocera una (White, 1858)Info
Bomansius gabrieli (Lacroix, 1979)Info
Brontispa longissima (Gestro, 1885)Coconut leaf beetleInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacia hebridarum (Breuning, 1970)Info
Cacodacnus hebridanus (Thomson, 1860)Info
Celeuthetes hebridarum (Faust, 1898)Info
Celeuthetes rufipes (Heller, 1916)Info
Ceresium flavipes (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Ceresium simplex -> Ceresium flavipesInfo
Ceresium unicolor -> Ceresium unicolor unicolorInfo
Ceresium unicolor (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Ceresium unicolor unicolor (Niisato, 2007)Info
Chlaenius flaviguttatus (W.s. Macleay, 1825)Info
Chlaenius ophonoides (Fairmaire, 1843)Info
Chlaenius specularis (Emden, 1937)Info
Cillenus hebridarum (Lindroth, 1980)Info
Cis cribrellus (Fauvel, 1904)Info
Cis hebridarum (Blair, 1941)Info
Cis lineatosetosus (Pool, 1917)Info
Cis rhinoceros (Blair, 1941)Info
Cis rotundicollis (Blair, 1941)Info
Cis rugosus (Blair, 1941)Info
Cnemidothrix barbipes (Fairmaire, 1881)Info
Coptorrhynchus barbipes (Lacordaire, 1863)Info
Crossotarsus hebridensis (Beeson, 1937)Info
Cryptotermes albipes (Holmgren & Holmgren, 1915)Info
Cryptotermes penaoru (Roisin, 2011)Info
Cybister tripunctatus (Olivier, 1795)Three-punctured diving beetleInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dicraspeda hebridarum (Baehr, 1998)Info
Dineutus australis -> Dineutus rufipesInfo
Dineutus rufipes (Dejean, 1833)Info
Dioxypterus binostriatus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Dioxypterus marshalli (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Dioxypterus risbeci (Fleutiaux, 1935)Info
Dipelicus monstrouzieri (Reiche, 1860)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elytrogonus alatus (Lacordaire, 1863)Info
Elytrogonus cinctus (Lona, 1937)Info
Elytrogonus maculicollis (Heller, 1916)Info
Elytrogonus risbeci (Marshall, 1937)Info
Elytrurus alatus (Saunders & Jekel, 1855)Info
Elytrurus cinctus (Boisduval, 1835)Info
Elytrurus divaricatus (Waterhouse, 1877)Info
Elytrurus maculicollis -> Elytrurus divaricatusInfo
Endynomena pradieri (Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Euparia ambrymensis (Paulian, 1941)Info
Euryplocia striatipennis (Breuning, 1939)Info
Euwallacea destruens (Blandford, 1896)Info
Examnes dimorpha (Gressitt, 1951)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Figulus fissicollis (Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Figulus foveicollis (Boisduval, 1835)Info
Figulus insulanus (Bomans, 1986)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glipa lottini curtelineata ()Info
Glipa lottini lottini ()Info
Glycyphana mirei (Antoine, 1996)Info
Gnathaphanus licinoides (Hope, 1842)Info
Gonatas hebridalis (Boucher, 1991)Info
Gonatas vanuatuensis (Boucher, 1991)Info
Gracilosphya hebridarum (Breuning, 1943)Info
Gracilosphya similis (Breuning, 1948)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helenoglaucytes helenae (White, 1855)Info
Helluocolpodes discicollis (Liebherr, 2005)Info
Helluocolpodes mucronis (Liebherr, 2005)Info
Helluocolpodes multipunctatus (Liebherr, 2005)Info
Henosepilachna boisduvali (Mulsant, 1850)Info
Henosepilachna guttatopustulata (Fabricius, 1775)Large Leaf-eating LadybirdInfo
Hestimidius ochreosignatus (Breuning, 1939)Info
Hoploryctoderus tridens (Montrouzier, 1860)Info
Hydrophilus bilineatus (Redtenbacher, 1844)Info
Hylesinus brevipilosus (Schedl, 1942)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Isomerinthus barbipes (Saunders, W.w. & Jekel, 1855)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kedirinus subviolaceus (Pic, 1903)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ladoice viridisparsa (Chevrolat, 1880)Info
Leptocyrtinus hebridarum -> Gracilosphya hebridarumInfo
Leptocyrtinus similis -> Gracilosphya similisInfo
Lorostema bothriophora (Redtenbacher, 1867)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Malekula piceus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Melanoxanthus francoisi (Fleutiaux, 1938)Info
Mesotroea cyanipennis (Breuning, 1939)Info
Metacolpodes buchannani (Hope, 1831)Info
Metacolpodes laetus (Erichson, 1834)Info
Metacolpodes truncatellus (Fairmaire, 1881)Info
Mimohomonoea hebridarum (Breuning, 1961)Info
Mimoopsis fuscoapicatus (Fairmaire, 1879)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Necrobia rufipes (De Geer, 1775)Red-legged ham beetleInfo
Neodasygnathus juba (Kirby, 1818)Info
Neotrichiorhyssemus malkini (Rakovic, 1987)Info
Notagonum delaruei (Liebherr, 2005)Info
Notagonum lafertei (Montrouzier, 1860)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Octotemnus hebridarum (Blair, 1941)Info
Olenecamptus bilobus -> Olenecamptus taiwanusInfo
Olenecamptus hebridarum (Breuning, 1936)Info
Olenecamptus taiwanus (Dillon & Dillon, 1948)Info
Olethrius scabripennis (Thomson, 1865)Coconut-beetleInfo
Olethrius tyrannus (Thomson, 1861)Info
Olethrius tyrannus tyrannus (Thomson, 1860)Info
Omoglymmius stylatus (R.t. & J.r. Bell, 1982)Info
Oopsis nutator (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Oopsis postmaculata (Breuning, 1939)Info
Oopsis ropicoides (Breuning, 1939)Info
Orphinus nesioticus (Beal, 1961)Info
Orthorrhinus laetus (Saunders, W.w. & Jekel, 1855)Info
Orthorrhinus leseleuci (Saunders, W.w. & Jekel, 1855)Info
Oryctes centaurus (Sternberg, 1910)Info
Oryctoderus godeffroyi hebridarum (Endrödi, 1971)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Papuana cheesmanae (Arrow, 1941)Info
Papuana uninodis (Prell, 1912)Info
Parahiekeia hebridarum (Breuning, 1982)Info
Parastasia percheroni (Montrouzier, 1860)Info
Parastasia pulupuluensis (Wada & Muramoto, 1999)Info
Parastasia tanaensis (Wada, 2003)Info
Pentagonica cyanea (Montrouzier, 1860)Info
Pentagonica erichsoni (Schmidt-gobel, 1846)Info
Pentagonica hebridarum (Baehr, 2011)Info
Pentagonica laevissima (Baehr, 2011)Info
Perigona plagiata (Putzeys, 1875)Info
Perileptus larueei (Jeannel, 1938)Info
Photophorus bakewellii (Candeze, 1863)Info
Platypus jansoni (Chapuis, 1865)Info
Platypus lucasi (Chapuis, 1865)Info
Plochionus pallens (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Poecilopharis allardi (Rigout, 1997)Info
Poecilopharis allardi tannaensis (Rigout, 1997)Info
Poecilopharis dechambrei (Allard, 1995)Info
Poecilopharis emilia (White, 1856)Info
Poecilopharis flavens (Heller, 1916)Info
Poecilopharis samuelsoni (Rigout, 1997)Info
Poecilopharis speiseri (Heller, 1916)Info
Profallia kraussi (John, 1967)Info
Promecotheca opacicollis (Gestro, 1897)Info
Prosoplus aneityumensis (Breuning, 1974)Info
Prosoplus auberti (Breuning, 1961)Info
Prosoplus hebridarum (Breuning, 1961)Info
Prosoplus marmoreus (Breuning, 1938)Info
Prosoplus seriemaculatus (Breuning, 1961)Info
Prosopocoelus lafertei (Reiche, 1852)Info
Prosopocoilus lafertei (Reiche, 1852)Info
Prosopocoilus lafertei lafertei (Hasterti Boileau, 1912)Info
Prosopocoilus tragulus (Snellen Van Vollenvoven, 1861)Info
Psalidocoptus scaber (White, 1856)Info
Psylliodes brettinghami (Baly, 1862)Info
Pterolophia hebridarum (Breuning, 1938)Info
Pterolophia mallicolensis (Breuning, 1948)Info
Pterorthochaetes mallicoloi (Paulian, 1968)Info
Ptilodactyla australis (Bourgeois, 1884)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhinoscapha viridisparsa (Schenkling & Marshall, 1931)Info
Rhyparus rugatus (Arrow, 1935)Info
Ropica hebridarum (Breuning, 1939)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saprosites pygmaeus (Harold, 1877)Info
Scituloglaucytes notabilis (Gressitt, 1953)Info
Simodactylus buxtoni (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1928)Info
Simodactylus mucronatus (Fleutiaux, 1938)Info
Simodactylus nigerrimus (Fleutiaux, 1938)Info
Simodactylus risbeci (Fleutiaux, 1938)Info
Simodactylus tasmani (Candeze, 1893)Info
Sugimotoa anthracoides (Straneo, 1967)Info
Sybra apicefusca (Breuning, 1950)Info
Sybra auberti (Breuning, 1950)Info
Sybra brunnescens (Breuning, 1950)Info
Sybra crassepuncta (Breuning, 1938)Info
Sybra fuscolateralis (Breuning, 1939)Info
Sybra hebridarum (Breuning, 1939)Info
Sybra ochraceovittata (Breuning, 1950)Info
Sybra unicoloripennis (Breuning, 1950)Info
Syndesus punctatus (Boileau, 1905)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tomicus perforans -> Xyleborus perforansInfo
Trigonops dispar (Saunders, W.w. & Jekel, 1855)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Veloropsis rufoflava (Breuning, 1969)Info
Violagonum piceum (Andrewes, 1927)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wallacea argentea -> Gabaza argenteaInfo
Wallacea dorsalis -> Gabaza dorsalisInfo
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xyleborus destruens -> Euwallacea destruensInfo
Xyleborus perforans (Wollaston, 1857)Island pinhole borerInfo
Xylopsocus capucinus (Fabricius, 1781)False powderpost beetleInfo
Xylotrupes clinias -> Xylotrupes ulysses cliniasInfo
Xylotrupes macleayi asperulus (Minck, 1920)Info
Xylotrupes ulysses clinias (Schaufuss, 1885)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zonitoschema hebridesiensis (Mohamedsaid, 1981)Info
Zonitoschema vonhayekae (Mohamedsaid, 1981)Info
199 Species in Coleoptera for Vanuatu listed
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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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