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Distribution path and Subregions of Venezuela (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Venezuela
Taxonomy for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Venezuela
Class
Venezuela
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 410 families, 4046 genera, 12262 species
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Subclass
Venezuela
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 406 families, 4038 genera, 12253 species
Tree
Infraclass
Venezuela
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 389 families, 3943 genera, 11981 species
Tree
Superorder
Venezuela
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 243 families, 3174 genera, 10354 species
Tree
Order
Venezuela
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 70 families, 1199 genera, 3312 species
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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
Venezuela
    Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
     6 families, 145 genera, 496 species
Suborder
Venezuela
    Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
     64 families, 1054 genera, 2816 species

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Family overview for Coleoptera (Beetles) in Venezuela
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 3 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 4 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 14 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 76 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 2 SpeciesPill beetles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 8 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 403 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 728 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 5 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 304 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 3 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 3 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 4 SpeciesLady cows
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 1 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 554 SpeciesTrue weevils
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 6 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 61 SpeciesWater tigers
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 139 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 43 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesDor beetles
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 5 SpeciesHaliplids
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 3 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 3 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 31 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 16 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 10 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 22 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 20 SpeciesStag beetles
Lutrochidae (Kasap & Crowson, 1975) - 3 SpeciesTravertine beetles
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 12 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 71 SpeciesChafers
Meruidae (Spangler & Steiner, 2005) - 1 SpeciesMeru phyllisae
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesPintail beetles
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 5 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 17 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 38 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 31 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 2 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 3 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 1 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 9 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 122 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 331 SpeciesScarabs
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 17 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 12 SpeciesRove beetles
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) -> Troginae - 1 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 7 SpeciesIronclad beetles
70 Families with 3312 Species in Venezuela
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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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