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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Limnichidae (Minute mud beetles) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 450 families, 6800 genera, 24596 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 447 families, 6790 genera, 24582 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 425 families, 6685 genera, 24246 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 289 families, 5559 genera, 21652 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 86 families, 1584 genera, 5098 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 81 families, 1476 genera, 4691 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Elateriformia (Crowson, 1960)
 19 families, 138 genera, 402 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Byrrhoidea (Latreille, 1804) (Pill Beetles)
 9 families, 38 genera, 88 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) (Minute mud beetles) - Systematics
 9 genera, 21 species
Site
Tree
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Genera41    worldwide
Species459    worldwide
Common namesMinute mud beetles, Minute marsh-loving beetles
German namesUferpillenkäfer
Swedish namesLerstrandbaggar
AuthorErichson, 1846
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical


Links and ReferencesLimnichidae in faunaeur.org
Limnichidae in itis.gov
Limnichidae in dyntaxa.se

Species overview - Checklist for Limnichidae in Costa Rica
Byrrhinus misellus (Sharp, 1902)Info
Byrrhinus panamensis (Sharp, 1902)Info
Cephalobyrrhinus curticornis -> Carpathobyrrhulus curticornisInfo
Cephalobyrrhinus lineatus -> Carpathobyrrhulus lineatusInfo
Corrinea delicata (Wooldridge, 1980)Info
Eulimnichus acutus (Wooldridge, 1979)Info
Eulimnichus ater (Leconte, 1854)Info
Eulimnichus episternus (Sharp, 1902)Info
Eulimnichus nitidulus (Leconte, 1854)Info
Euthryptus trigonalis (Sharp, 1902)Info
Limnichites confertus (Sharp, 1902)Info
Limnichites simplex (Wooldridge, 1977)Info
Limnichoderus curtulus (Sharp, 1902)Info
Limnichoderus lutrochinus (Leconte, 1879)Info
Limnichoderus magnus (Wooldridge, 1981)Info
Limnichoderus modicus (Wooldridge, 1981)Info
Limnichoderus moratus (Wooldridge, 1981)Info
Limnichoderus naviculatus (Casey, 1889)Info
Limnichoderus placidus (Wooldridge, 1987)Info
Phalacrichus atomarius (Sharp, 1902)Info
Physemus excavatus (Wooldridge, 1976)Info
21 Species in Limnichidae 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
SuperfamilyByrrhoidea
Pill Beetles, Water Beetles and Toe-winged Beetles
FamilyLimnichidae
Minute mud beetles, Minute marsh-loving beetles
AuthorErichson, 1846

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