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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Hydrophilidae (Water scavenger beetles) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 41 families, 492 genera, 1036 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 38 families, 395 genera, 764 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Staphyliniformia (Lameere, 1900)
 2 families, 10 genera, 20 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Hydrophiloidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hydriphiloids)
 1 family, 8 genera, 13 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) (Water scavenger beetles) - Systematics
 8 genera, 13 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
Checklists

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 Sierra Leone
Berosus hispanicus (Küster, 1847)Info
Berosus lineicollis -> Berosus hispanicusInfo
Cercyon atricapillus -> Cercyon nigricepsInfo
Cercyon nigriceps (Marsham, 1802)Info
Cercyon ustus (Sharp, 1874)Info
Coelostoma vagum (Orchymont, 1940)Info
Enochrus natalensis (Gemminger & Harold, 1868)Info
Helochares normatus (Leconte, 1861)Info
Helochares seriatus -> Helochares normatusInfo
Laccobius revelierei (Perris, 1864)Info
Laccobius revelieri -> Laccobius reveliereiInfo
Paroosternum sorex (Sharp, 1874)Info
Sternolophus solieri (Laporte De Castelnau, 1840)Info
13 Species in Hydrophilidae for Sierra Leone 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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