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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Melolonthidae (Chafers) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 251 families, 2145 genera, 5072 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 250 families, 2144 genera, 5071 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 241 families, 2090 genera, 4933 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 178 families, 1835 genera, 4573 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Coleoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Beetles) - Systematics
 41 families, 484 genera, 1008 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Polyphaga (Emery, 1886) (Polyphags)
 38 families, 394 genera, 763 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Scarabaeiformia (Crowson, 1960)
 7 families, 99 genera, 223 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Scarabaeoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Scarab Beetles)
 7 families, 99 genera, 223 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) (Chafers) - Systematics
 14 genera, 25 species
Site
Tree
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Genera1.003    worldwide
Species15.662    worldwide
Common namesChafers, June beetles, May beetles
German namesMaikäfer
AuthorLeach, 1817
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Oriental


Fossils:

Cenozoic


CountriesAfghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Scarabaeidae
Links and ReferencesMelolonthidae in faunaeur.org

Species overview - Checklist for Melolonthidae in Sierra Leone
Anartioschiza setosella (Moser, 1913)Info
Autoserica badia (Brenske, 1902)Info
Camenta longiclava (Brenske, 1897)Info
Conioserica eisermanni (Brenske, 1901)Info
Coronoserica beata (Brenske, 1902)Info
Empecamenta sierraeleonis (Brenske, 1897)Info
Eulepida savagei (Hope, 1842)Info
Euphoresia murina (Gyllenhall, 1817)Info
Hemicamenta theryi (Brenske, 1897)Info
Neoserica baryca (Brenske, 1901)Info
Pseudotrochalus concolor (Kolbe, 1883)Info
Pseudotrochalus dichrous (Gyllenhall, 1817)Info
Pseudotrochalus quadrilineatus (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Pseudotrochalus sulcipennis (Gerstaecker, 1867)Info
Schizonycha eremita (Brenske, 1898)Info
Schizonycha errabunda (Brenske, 1898)Info
Schizonycha exclusa (Brenske, 1898)Info
Schizonycha exigua (Brenske, 1898)Info
Schizonycha retusa (Gyllenhal, 1817)Info
Spaniolepis agilis (Arrow, 1943)Info
Spaniolepis leonina (Arrow, 1943)Info
Trochalus carinatus -> Pseudotrochalus sulcipennisInfo
Trochalus gibbus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Trochalus imputatus (Gyllenhall, 1817)Info
Trochalus tuberculatus (Gyllenhall, 1817)Info
25 Species in Melolonthidae for Sierra Leone listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderColeoptera
Beetles, Coleopterans
SuborderPolyphaga
Polyphags
InfraorderScarabaeiformia
SuperfamilyScarabaeoidea
Scarab Beetles, Stag Beetles, Bess Beetles, Dung Beetles, DŽor Beetles, Chafer
FamilyMelolonthidae
Chafers, June beetles, May beetles
AuthorLeach, 1817

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