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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Geotrupidae (Dor 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
Scarabaeiformia (Crowson, 1960)
 11 families, 203 genera, 988 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Scarabaeoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Scarab Beetles)
 11 families, 203 genera, 988 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) (Dor beetles) - Systematics
 3 genera, 14 species
Site
Tree
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Genera119    worldwide
Species2.074    worldwide
Common namesDor beetles, Earth-boring dung beetles, Dung beetles, Earth-boring scarab beetles
German namesBlatthornkäfer, Mistkäfer
Dutch namesEchte mestkevers
Danish namesTorbister
Finnish namesSittiäiset
Norwegian namesTordivler
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesGeotrupidae in bie.ala.org.au
Geotrupidae in faunaeur.org
Geotrupidae in itis.gov
Geotrupidae in dyntaxa.se
Geotrupidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Geotrupidae in Costa Rica
Athyreus championi (Bates, 1887)Info
Athyreus gulesseriani (Kohlmann & Solís, 2012)Info
Bolbelasmus arcuatus (Bates, 1887)Info
Bolbelasmus carinifrons (Howden & Solis, 1995)Info
Neoathyreus apiculatus (Howden & Gill, 1984)Info
Neoathyreus excavatus (Laporte De Castelnau, 1840)Info
Neoathyreus fissicornis (Harold, 1880)Info
Neoathyreus lyriferus (Howden & Gill, 1984)Info
Neoathyreus mexicanus (Klug, 1845)Info
Neoathyreus panamensis (Robinson, 1946)Info
Neoathyreus planatus (Howden, 1964)Info
Neoathyreus quadridentatus -> Neoathyreus excavatusInfo
Neoathyreus tortuguerensis (Howden & Solis, 1995)Info
Neoathyreus tridenticeps (Bates, 1887)Info
14 Species in Geotrupidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderScarabaeiformia
SuperfamilyScarabaeoidea
Scarab Beetles, Stag Beetles, Bess Beetles, Dung Beetles, DŽor Beetles, Chafer
FamilyGeotrupidae
Dor beetles, Earth-boring dung beetles, Dung beetles, Earth-boring scarab beetles
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Bolboceratidae (Mulsant, 1842)

Keywords
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