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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands (Federated States of Micronesia), Guam, Kiribati, Line Islands (Northern Line Islands, Southern Line Islands), Marshall Islands (Kwajalein, Majuro, Utirik), Nauru, Northern Mariana Islands (Agrihan, Pagan, Rota, Saipan, Tinian), Palau (Angaur, Babeldaob, Koror, Peleliu)
Taxonomy for Elateridae (Skipjacks) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 41 families, 232 genera, 518 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 38 families, 198 genera, 466 species
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Elateriformia (Crowson, 1960)
 4 families, 36 genera, 120 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Elateroidea (Leach, 1815) (Click Beetles)
 1 family, 32 genera, 103 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) (Skipjacks) - Systematics
 32 genera, 103 species
Site
Tree
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Genera840    worldwide
Species16.808    worldwide
Common namesSkipjacks, Spring beetles, Snapping beetles, Elaters, Click beetles, Wireworms, Skipjack Beetles
German namesSchnellkäfer, Schmiede
Dutch namesKniptorren
Danish namesSmeldere
Finnish namesSepät
Norwegian namesSmellere
Swedish namesKnäppare
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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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, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, 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, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, 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 Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Elaterinae
Links and ReferencesElateridae in bie.ala.org.au
Elateridae in faunaeur.org
Elateridae in itis.gov
Elateridae in dyntaxa.se
Elateridae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Elateridae in Micronesia
Species with ANext  
Agriotes kirghisicus (Yablokov-khnzoryan, 1970)Info
Agrypnus cognatus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Agrypnus gracilis (Blackburn, 1890)Info
Agrypnus murinus (Linnaeus, 1758)Mousegrey click beetleSite
Alaus samoensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1928)Info
Anchastus cinereipennis (Eschscholtz, 1829)Info
Anchastus dybasi (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Anchastus incertus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Anchastus trukensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Anostirus edecorus (Schwarz, 1906)Info
Anostirus hirculus (Gurjeva, 1988)Info
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Cardiophorus gebleri gebleri (Gebleri Candèze, 1860)Info
Cardiophorus gebleri rutilipes (Gurjeva, 1966)Info
Cardiophorus hauseri (Schwarz, 1900)Info
Cardiophorus longulus (Erichson, 1840)Info
Cardiophorus mesasiaticus (Dolin & Latifi, 1997)Info
Cardiophorus mutabilis (Gurjeva, 1966)Info
Cardiophorus nigricollis (Erichson, 1840)Info
Cardiophorus nigroaeneus (Dolin & Protzenko, 1965)Info
Cardiophorus olgae (Solsky, 1881)Info
Cardiophorus pellitoides (Gurjeva, 1966)Info
Cardiophorus przewalskii (Gurjeva, 1966)Info
Cardiophorus ruficollis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cardiophorus tricolor (Reitter, 1896)Info
Cardiophorus uzbek (Dolin, 2003)Info
Cardiophorus vestigialis (Erichson, 1840)Info
Cardiophorus vexillarius (Candeze, 1889)Info
Compsolacon cognatus -> Agrypnus cognatusInfo
Conoderus pallipes (Eschscholtz, 1829)Info
Corymbitodes excellens (Gurjeva, 1962)Info
Cryptalaus depressicollis (Schwarz, 1900)Info
Cryptalaus guamensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1952)Info
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Danosoma conspersa (Gyllenhal, 1808)Info
Danosoma fasciata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Dicronychus blandus (Solsky, 1881)Info
Dicronychus equiseti -> Dicronychus equisetioidesInfo
Dicronychus equisetioides (Lohse, 1976)Info
Dicronychus nigropunctatus (Motschulsky, 1860)Info
Dicronychus sahlbergi (Schwarz, 1900)Info
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Gamepenthes similis (Lewis, 1894)Info
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Hypnoidus alticola (Gurjeva, 1963)Info
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Lacon modestus (Boisduval, 1835)Info
Lanelater bifoveatus (Candeze, 1857)Info
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Megapenthes carinifrons (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Megapenthes disjunctus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanotus dilaticollis (Reitter, 1891)Info
Melanotus fabiani (Platia & Schimmel, 2001)Info
Melanotus kirghizicus (Dolin, 1969)Info
Melanotus manifestus (Gurjeva, 1989)Info
Melanotus skopini (Dolin, 1971)Info
Melanotus turkestanicus (Schwarz, 1892)Info
Melanotus validus (Schwarz, 1892)Info
Melanoxanthus arcuatus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus argus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus comptus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1928)Info
Melanoxanthus cracens (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus dissitus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus divergens (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus festivus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus guamensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1942)Info
Melanoxanthus lariversi (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus lepidus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus melanocephalus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Melanoxanthus minor (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus sannio (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus silus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus similis -> Gamepenthes similisInfo
Melanoxanthus simplex (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus usingeri (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1942)Info
Melanoxanthus varians (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Melanoxanthus venustus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Monocrepidius pallipes -> Conoderus pallipesInfo
Mulsanteus erubescens (Candeze, 1878)Info
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Negastrius nadezhadae (Dolin, 1971)Info
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Oedostethus tenuis (Gurjeva, 1963)Info
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Paraphotistus subalpinus (Gurjeva, 1979)Info
Paraupenthes subinconditus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Priopus exilis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Priopus pendleburyi (Platia & Schimmel, 1995)Info
Procraerus semperi (Schimmel, 1999)Info
Procraerus variegatus (Candeze, 1878)Info
Pseudanostirus orodromus (Gurjeva, 1982)Info
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Selatosomus lemniscatus (Denisova, 1948)Info
Selatosomus victor (Gurjeva, 1982)Info
Simodactylus beardsleyi (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus collinus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus decoratus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus decumanus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus fasciolatus (Fairmaire, 1883)Info
Simodactylus gressitti (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus impressus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus lineatus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1948)Info
Simodactylus marianorum (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1948)Info
Simodactylus nitens (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus palauensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Simodactylus pallidus (Fleutiaux, 1934)Info
Simodactylus remotus (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1957)Info
Simodactylus tasmani (Candeze, 1893)Info
Simodactylus trukensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1952)Info
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Tetrigus palauensis (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1940)Info
Tetrigus townesi (Van Zwaluwenburg, 1948)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zorochros nanus (Gurjeva, 1963)Info
Zorochros tshatkalensis (Dolin, 1971)Info
103 Species in Elateridae for Micronesia listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderElateriformia
SuperfamilyElateroidea
Click Beetles, Firefly Beetles, Soldier Beetles, Skipjack Beetles
FamilyElateridae
Skipjacks, Spring beetles, Snapping beetles, Elaters, Click beetles, Wireworms, Skipjack Beetles
AuthorLeach, 1815
 
Synonyms
Campylidae
Cavicoxumidae
Cebrionates (Latreille, 1802)
Cebrionidae (Reitter, 1874)
Dicronychidae (Fleutiaux, 1919)
Elateriadae (Arnett, Mignot & Smith, 1969)
Elaterides (Leach, 1815)
Lissomidae (Laporte, 1835)
Ludiidae
Monocrepidiidae
Pangauridae
Phyllophoridae

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