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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Hydrophilidae (Water scavenger 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
Staphyliniformia (Lameere, 1900)
 5 families, 60 genera, 136 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Hydrophiloidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hydriphiloids)
 1 family, 13 genera, 26 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) (Water scavenger beetles) - Systematics
 13 genera, 26 species
Site
Tree
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Genera275    worldwide
Species3.947    worldwide
Common namesWater scavenger beetles, Water beetles, Water scawenger beetles
German namesWasserkäfer, Wasserfreunde, Kolbenwasserkäfer
Dutch namesSpinnende waterkevers
Danish namesVandkærer
Finnish namesVesiäiset, Varsinaiset vedensuosijat
Norwegian namesVannkjærer
Swedish namesPalpbaggar
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Lucia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesHydrophilidae in bie.ala.org.au
Hydrophilidae in faunaeur.org
Hydrophilidae in itis.gov
Hydrophilidae in dyntaxa.se
Hydrophilidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Hydrophilidae in Costa Rica
Agraphydrus coomani (Orchymont, 1927)Info
Berosus aculeatus (Leconte, 1855)Info
Berosus infuscatus (Leconte, 1855)Info
Berosus rugulosus (Horn, 1873)Info
Cercyon variegatus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Derallus angustus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Dibolocelus ovalis (Ziegler, 1844)Info
Enochrus pygmaeus (Fabricius, 1792)Info
Epimetopus costatus (Leconte, 1874)Info
Epimetopus thermarum (Schwarz & Barber, 1918)Info
Georissus crenulatus (Rossi, 1794)Info
Georissus major -> Georissus crenulatusInfo
Helobata larvalis (Horn, 1873)Info
Helochares abbreviatus (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Helochares coomani -> Agraphydrus coomaniInfo
Helochares mundus (Sharp, 1882)Info
Helochares normatus (Leconte, 1861)Info
Hydrobiomorpha casta (Say, 1835)Info
Hydrophilus ater (Gmelin, 1790)Info
Hydrophilus insularis (Laporte, 1840)Info
Hydrophilus ovatus -> Dibolocelus ovalisInfo
Hydrophilus purpurascens (Régimbart, 1901)Info
Hydrophilus triangularis (Say, 1823)Giant Water Scavenger BeetleInfo
Tropisternus apicipalpis (Chevrolat, 1834)Info
Tropisternus chalybeus (Laporte, 1840)Info
Tropisternus collaris (Fabricius, 1775)Info
26 Species in Hydrophilidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderStaphyliniformia
SuperfamilyHydrophiloidea
Hydriphiloids, Water Scavenger and Clown Beetles, Histerids, Hydrophilids
FamilyHydrophilidae
Water scavenger beetles, Water beetles, Water scawenger beetles
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Georissidae (Laporte, 1840)
Helophoridae (Leach, 1815)
Hydrochidae (Thomson, 1859)
Hydrophilii (Latreille, 1802)
Spercheidae (Erichson, 1837)

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