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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Dytiscidae (Water tigers) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 121 families, 2470 genera, 9963 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Adephaga (Schellenberg, 1806) (Adephagans)
 5 families, 292 genera, 2307 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Dytiscoidea (Leach, 1815)
 2 families, 41 genera, 125 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) (Water tigers) - Systematics
 37 genera, 119 species
Site
Tree
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Genera260    worldwide
Species0    worldwide
Common namesWater tigers, Predaceous diving beetles, Predacious diving beetles, Diving beetles
German namesSchwimmkäfer, Echte Schwimmkäfer
Dutch namesWaterroofkevers
Danish namesVandkalve
Finnish namesSukeltajat
Norwegian namesVannkalver
Swedish namesDykare
French namesDytiques
AuthorLeach, 1815
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesDytiscidae in bie.ala.org.au
Dytiscidae in faunaeur.org
Dytiscidae in itis.gov
Dytiscidae in dyntaxa.se
Dytiscidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Dytiscidae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Acilius japonicus (Brinck, 1939)Info
Acilius kishii (Nakane, 1963)Info
Agabus amoenus -> Agabus regimbartiInfo
Agabus bipustulatus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Agabus browni -> Agabus zetterstedtiInfo
Agabus conspicuus (Sharp, 1873)Info
Agabus guttatus (Paykull, 1798)Info
Agabus japonicus (Sharp, 1873)Info
Agabus japonicus shiroumanus (Nakane, 1959)Info
Agabus lapponicus (Thomson, 1867)Info
Agabus optatus -> Platambus optatusInfo
Agabus orientalis (Kamiya, 1938)Info
Agabus regimbarti (Zaitzev, 1906)Info
Agabus unicolor -> Agabus guttatusInfo
Agabus zetterstedti (C.g. Thomson, 1856)Info
Allodessus megacephalus (Gschwendtner, 1931)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bidessus megacephalus -> Allodessus megacephalusInfo
Bidessus tokunagai -> Allodessus megacephalusInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Coelambus chinensis -> Hygrotus chinensisInfo
Coelambus impressopunctatus -> Hygrotus impressopunctusInfo
Colymbetes pseudostriatus (Nilsson, 2002)Info
Copelatus japonicus (Sharp, 1884)Info
Copelatus oblitus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Copelatus parallelus (Zimmermann, 1920)Info
Copelatus teranishii (Kamiya, 1938)Info
Copelatus tokaraensis -> Copelatus oblitusInfo
Copelatus weymarni (J. Balfour-browne, 1946)Info
Copelatus zimmermanni (Gschwendtner, 1934)Info
Cybister brevis (Aubé, 1838)Info
Cybister chinensis (Motschulsky, 1854)Info
Cybister japonicus -> Cybister chinensisInfo
Cybister lewisianus (Sharp, 1873)Info
Cybister sugillatus (Erichson, 1834)Info
Cybister tripunctatus (Olivier, 1795)Three-punctured diving beetleInfo
Cybister tripunctatus lateralis (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Deronectes hostilis -> Nebrioporus hostilisInfo
Deronectes nipponicus -> Nebrioporus nipponicusInfo
Dytiscus dauricus (Gebler, 1832)Info
Dytiscus sharpi (Wehncke, 1875)Info
Dytiscus validus -> Dytiscus sharpiInfo
Dytiscus zersii (Sordelli, 1882)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eretes griseus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Eretes sticticus -> Eretes griseusInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gaurodytes lapponicus -> Agabus lapponicusInfo
Gaurodytes maurus -> Agabus bipustulatusInfo
Graphoderus adamsii (Clark, 1864)Info
Guignotus kifunei -> Hydroglyphus kifuneiInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Herophydrus rufus (Clark, 1863)Info
Hydaticus aruspex (Clark, 1864)Info
Hydaticus bowringii (Clark, 1864)Info
Hydaticus bowringii (Clark, 1864)Info
Hydaticus conspersus conspersus (Régimbart, 1899)Info
Hydaticus conspersus sakishimanus (Nakane, 1990)Info
Hydaticus fengi -> Hydaticus rhantoidesInfo
Hydaticus grammicus -> Prodaticus grammicusInfo
Hydaticus pacificus (Aubé, 1838)Info
Hydaticus rhantoides (Sharp, 1882)Info
Hydaticus rhantoides (Sharp, 1882)Info
Hydaticus satoi (Wewalka, 1975)Info
Hydaticus thermonectoides (Sharp, 1884)Info
Hydaticus vittatus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Hydaticus vittatus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Hydroglyphus japonicus (Sharp, 1873)Info
Hydroglyphus kifunei (Nakane, 1987)Info
Hydroporus japonicus -> Hydroglyphus japonicusInfo
Hydroporus konoi -> Hydroporus submuticusInfo
Hydroporus morio (Aubé, 1838)Info
Hydroporus submuticus (Thomson, 1874)Info
Hydroporus tokui (Satô, 1985)Info
Hydroporus uenoi (Nakane, 1963)Info
Hydroporus watanabei -> Hydroporus morioInfo
Hydrovatus acuminatus (Motschulsky, 1859)Info
Hydrovatus adachii -> Hydrovatus subtilisInfo
Hydrovatus subtilis (Sharp, 1882)Info
Hydrovatus yagii (Kitayama, Mori & Matsui, 1993)Info
Hygrotus chinensis (Sharp, 1882)Info
Hygrotus impressopunctus (Schaller, 1783)Info
Hyphydrus chinensis -> Hyphydrus detectusInfo
Hyphydrus detectus (Falkenström, 1936)Info
Hyphydrus eximius -> Hyphydrus orientalisInfo
Hyphydrus japonicus (Sharp, 1873)Info
Hyphydrus laeviventris laeviventris (Sharp, 1882)Info
Hyphydrus laeviventris tsugaru (Nakane, 1993)Info
Hyphydrus orientalis (Clark, 1863)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ilybius apicalis (Sharp, 1873)Info
Ilybius chishimanus (Kôno, 1944)Info
Ilybius weymarni -> Ilybius chishimanusInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Japanolaccophilus niponensis (Kamiya, 1939)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kogurea ezoensis -> Dicosmoecus jozankeanusInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laccophilus chinensis (Boheman, 1858)Info
Laccophilus difficilis (Sharp, 1873)Info
Laccophilus dikinohaseus (Kamite, Hikida & Satô, 2005)Info
Laccophilus kobensis (Sharp, 1873)Info
Laccophilus lewisius (Sharp, 1873)Info
Laccophilus nakajimai (Kamite, Hikida & Satô, 2005)Info
Laccophilus sharpi (Régimbart, 1889)Info
Leiodytes frontalis (Sharp, 1884)Info
Liodessus megacephalus -> Allodessus megacephalusInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microdytes uenoi (Satô, 1972)Info
Morimotoa phreatica (Ueno, 1957)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nebrioporus anchoralis (Sharp, 1884)Info
Nebrioporus hostilis (Sharp, 1884)Info
Nebrioporus nipponicus (Takizawa, 1933)Info
Nebrioporus simplicipes (Sharp, 1884)Info
Neptosternus niponensis -> Japanolaccophilus niponensisInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oreodytes kanoi (Kamiya, 1938)Info
Oreodytes natrix (Sharp, 1884)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Platambus fimbriatus (Sharp, 1884)Info
Platambus nakanei -> Platambus stygiusInfo
Platambus optatus (Sharp, 1884)Info
Platambus pictipennis (Sharp, 1873)Info
Platambus sawadai (Kamiya, 1932)Info
Platambus stygius (Régimbart, 1899)Info
Platynectes chujoi (Satô, 1982)Info
Prodaticus grammicus (Germar, 1827)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhantus erraticus (Sharp, 1884)Info
Rhantus frontalis (Marsham, 1802)Info
Rhantus suturalis -> Rhantus frontalisInfo
Species with SBack  Top
Sandracottus mixtus (Blanchard, 1843)Info
119 Species in Dytiscidae for Japan listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderAdephaga
Adephagans, Ground Beetles and Water Beetles, Predaceous Diving and Whirligig Beetles
SuperfamilyDytiscoidea
FamilyDytiscidae
Water tigers, Predaceous diving beetles, Predacious diving beetles, Diving beetles
AuthorLeach, 1815
 
Synonyms
Dyticides (Leach, 1815)

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