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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Elmidae (Riffle beetles) 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
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 111 families, 2171 genera, 7644 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Elateriformia (Crowson, 1960)
 24 families, 266 genera, 1589 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Byrrhoidea (Latreille, 1804) (Pill Beetles)
 9 families, 54 genera, 164 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) (Riffle beetles) - Systematics
 17 genera, 57 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
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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Elmidae in Japan
Species with DNext  
Dryopomorphus amami (Yoshitomi & Satô, 2005)Info
Dryopomorphus extraneus (Hinton, 1936)Info
Dryopomorphus nakanei (Noura, 1958)Info
Dryopomorphus yaku (Yoshitomi & Satô, 2005)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Graphelmis shirahatai (Nomura, 1958)Info
Grouvelleus marginatus -> Grouvellinus marginatusInfo
Grouvellinus babai babai (Babai Nomura, 1963)Info
Grouvellinus babai satoi (Jeng & Yang, 1998)Info
Grouvellinus marginatus (Konô, 1934)Info
Grouvellinus nitidus (Nomura, 1963)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptelmis gracilis (Sharp, 1888)Info
Leptelmis gracilis gracilis (Gracilis Sharp, 1888)Info
Leptelmis parallela (Nomura, 1962)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoriohelmis kurosawai (Nomura, 1958)Info
Neoriohelmis kuwatai (Satô, 1963)Info
Nomuraelmis amamiensis (Satô, 1964)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Optioservus ater (Nomura, 1958)Info
Optioservus hagai (Nomura, 1958)Info
Optioservus hayashii (Nomura, 1960)Info
Optioservus kubotai (Nomura, 1958)Info
Optioservus maculatus (Nomura, 1958)Info
Optioservus nitidus (Nomura, 1958)Info
Optioservus rugulosus (Nomura, 1958)Info
Optioservus variabilis (Nomura, 1958)Info
Ordobrevia amamiensis (Nomura, 1957)Info
Ordobrevia foveicollis (Schönfeld, 1888)Info
Ordobrevia gotoi (Nomura, 1959)Info
Ordobrevia maculata (Nomura, 1957)Info
Orientelmis parvula (Nomura & Baba, 1961)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paramacronychus granulatus (Nomura, 1958)Info
Pseudamophilus japonicus (Nomura, 1957)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sinonychus satoi (Yoshitomi & Nakajima, 2007)Info
Stenelmis flavovittatus -> Ordobrevia foveicollisInfo
Stenelmis hisamatsui (Satô, 1960)Info
Stenelmis ishiharai (Satô, 1964)Info
Stenelmis maculata -> Ordobrevia maculataInfo
Stenelmis miyamotoi (Nomura & Nakane, 1958)Info
Stenelmis nipponica (Nomura, 1958)Info
Stenelmis vulgaris (Nomura, 1958)Info
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Urumaelmis uenoi (Nomura, 1961)Info
Urumaelmis uenoi tokarana (Sato, 1963)Info
Urumaelmis uenoi uenoi (Nomura, 1961)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zaitzevia aritai (Satô, 1963)Info
Zaitzevia awana (Konô, 1934)Info
Zaitzevia brevis -> Zaitzeviaria brevisInfo
Zaitzevia elongata (Nomura, 1962)Info
Zaitzevia gotoi -> Zaitzeviaria gotoiInfo
Zaitzevia nitida (Nomura, 1963)Info
Zaitzevia ovata -> Zaitzeviaria ovataInfo
Zaitzevia rivalis (Nomura, 1963)Info
Zaitzevia rufa (Nomura & Baba, 1961)Info
Zaitzevia tsushimana (Nomura, 1963)Info
Zaitzevia uenoi -> Urumaelmis uenoi uenoiInfo
Zaitzeviaria brevis (Nomura, 1958)Info
Zaitzeviaria gotoi (Nomura, 1959)Info
Zaitzeviaria kuriharai (Kamite, Ogata & Satô, 2006)Info
Zaitzeviaria ovata (Nomura, 1959)Info
57 Species in Elmidae 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
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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