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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Lampyridae (Firefly 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
Elateroidea (Leach, 1815) (Click Beetles)
 8 families, 90 genera, 277 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) (Firefly Beetles) - Systematics
 5 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
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Genera153    worldwide
Species2.809    worldwide
Common namesFirefly Beetles, Fireflies, Lightningbugs, Lightning bugs, Glow worms, Glowworms, Lighting beetles, Glow-worms
German namesLeuchtkäfer, Glühwürmchen, Johanniskäfer
Dutch namesVuurvliegen, Lichtkevers
Danish namesIldfluer
Finnish namesKiiltomadot
Norwegian namesLysbiller
Swedish namesLysmaskar
Spanish namesLuciérnagas, Candelitas
AuthorLatreille, 1817
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Algeria, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Laos, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesLampyridae in bie.ala.org.au
Lampyridae in faunaeur.org
Lampyridae in itis.gov
Lampyridae in dyntaxa.se
Lampyridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Lampyridae in Costa Rica
Bicellonycha sallei (Zaragoza Caballero, 1989)Info
Lamprohiza germari (Küster, 1844)Info
Macromantis hyalina (De Geer, 1773)Info
Photinus bucaro (Zaragoza Caballero, 2005)Info
Photuris pensylvanicus (De Geer, 1774)Info
5 Species in Lampyridae 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
SuperfamilyElateroidea
Click Beetles, Firefly Beetles, Soldier Beetles, Skipjack Beetles
FamilyLampyridae
Firefly Beetles, Fireflies, Lightningbugs, Lightning bugs, Glow worms, Glowworms, Lighting beetles, Glow-worms
AuthorLatreille, 1817
 
Synonyms
Cheguevariini (Kazantsev, 2006)

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