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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Elmidae (Riffle beetles) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 87 families, 1624 genera, 5290 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 82 families, 1501 genera, 4829 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Elateriformia (Crowson, 1960)
 19 families, 138 genera, 405 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Byrrhoidea (Latreille, 1804) (Pill Beetles)
 9 families, 38 genera, 88 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) (Riffle beetles) - Systematics
 14 genera, 26 species
Site
Tree
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Genera166    worldwide
Species1.934    worldwide
Common namesRiffle beetles, Drive beetles
German namesHakenkäfer, Klauenkäfer
Dutch namesBeekkevers
Danish namesKlobiller
Finnish namesSilokuoksaset
Norwegian namesElvebiller
Swedish namesBäckbaggar
AuthorCurtis, 1830
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic


Countries
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Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Laos, Latvia, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Russia, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesElmidae in bie.ala.org.au
Elmidae in faunaeur.org
Elmidae in itis.gov
Elmidae in dyntaxa.se
Elmidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Elmidae in Costa Rica
Austrolimnius formosus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Austrolimnius sulcicollis (Sharp, 1882)Info
Cylloepus heterocerus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Cylloepus optatus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Disersus longipennis (Sharp, 1882)Info
Disersus uncus (Spangler & Santiago, 1982)Info
Heterelmis glabra (Horn, 1870)Info
Heterelmis obscura (Sharp, 1882)Info
Hexacylloepus nirgua (Hinton, 1973)Info
Hexanchorus browni (Spangler & Santiago-fragoso, 1992)Info
Hexanchorus crinitus (Spangler & Santiago-fragoso, 1992)Info
Hexanchorus emarginatus (Spangler & Santiago-fragoso, 1992)Info
Hexanchorus gracilipes (Sharp, 1882)Info
Hexanchorus usitatus (Spangler & Santiago-fragoso, 1992)Info
Macrelmis graniger (Sharp, 1882)Info
Macrelmis robusta (Sharp, 1882)Info
Macrelmis tarsalis (Hinton, 1936)Info
Microcylloepus distortus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Microcylloepus obesus (Hinton, 1940)Info
Neocylloepus sandersoni (Brown, 1970)Info
Phanocerus clavicornis (Sharp, 1882)Info
Phanocerus congener (Grouvelle, 1898)Info
Portelmis nevermanni (Hinton, 1936)Info
Pseudodisersus goudotii (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Stenelmoides rufulus (Hinton, 1934)Info
Xenelmis bufo (Sharp, 1882)Info
26 Species in Elmidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderElateriformia
SuperfamilyByrrhoidea
Pill Beetles, Water Beetles and Toe-winged Beetles, Byrrhids
FamilyElmidae
Riffle beetles, Drive beetles
AuthorCurtis, 1830
 
Synonyms
Helmidae (Poling, 1902)
Limniidae (Stephens, 1828)

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