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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Lymexylidae (Ship-timber beetles) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects)
 430 families, 6582 genera, 23592 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 427 families, 6572 genera, 23578 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 405 families, 6467 genera, 23249 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 272 families, 5384 genera, 20802 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles)
 68 families, 1460 genera, 4684 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 63 families, 1355 genera, 4290 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Cucujiformia (Lameere, 1938)
 32 families, 1000 genera, 2964 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Lymexyloidea (Fleming, 1921) (Ship-timber beetles)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) (Ship-timber beetles)
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
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Genera20    worldwide
Species130    worldwide
Common namesShip-timber beetles, Timberworm beetles
Werftkäfer
Puupiirtäjät
AuthorFleming, 1821
Distribution
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Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Australasian
Africa


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Links and ReferencesLymexylidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Lymexylidae in Costa Rica
Atractocerus brevicornis (Linnaeus, 1766)Info
1 Species in Lymexylidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderCucujiformia
SuperfamilyLymexyloidea
Ship-timber beetles
FamilyLymexylidae
Ship-timber beetles, Timberworm beetles
AuthorFleming, 1821
 
Synonyms
Atractoceridae (Laporte, 1840)
Diversipalpes (Mulsant & Rey, 1863)
Lymexylonidae (M. J. Thomson, 1858)
Terediles (Boheman, 1851)
Teredyles (Lacordaire, 1830)

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