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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Limnichidae (Minute mud beetles) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 177 families, 1810 genera, 4498 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 40 families, 461 genera, 940 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 37 families, 371 genera, 695 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Elateriformia (Crowson, 1960)
 4 families, 18 genera, 46 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Byrrhoidea (Latreille, 1804) (Pill Beetles)
 2 families, 3 genera, 14 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) (Minute mud beetles) - Systematics
 1 genus, 4 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:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic


CountriesAlbania, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Laos, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesLimnichidae in faunaeur.org
Limnichidae in itis.gov
Limnichidae in dyntaxa.se

Species overview - Checklist for Limnichidae in Sierra Leone
Byrrhinus atricornis (Pic, 1935)Info
Byrrhinus curtus (Pic, 1935)Info
Byrrhinus hargreavesi (Pic, 1935)Info
Byrrhinus leonensis (Pic, 1923)Info
4 Species in Limnichidae for Sierra Leone 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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