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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Philopteridae 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
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 83 families, 695 genera, 1586 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Phthiraptera (Haeckel, 1896) (Lice) - Systematics
 8 families, 58 genera, 166 species
Site
Tree
Group
Costa Rica
Mallophaga (Nitzsch, 1818) (Chewing Lice)
 7 families, 57 genera, 165 species
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Ischnocera (Kellogg, 1896)
 4 families, 39 genera, 94 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Philopterocera
 2 families, 37 genera, 90 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Philopteroidea
 1 family, 33 genera, 85 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - Systematics
 33 genera, 85 species
Site
Tree
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Genera185    worldwide
Species3.475    worldwide
German namesFederlinge
Swedish namesFjäderlöss
AuthorBurmeister, 1830
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Angola, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Laos, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Micronesia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, New Zealand, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Slovakia, South Korea, Suriname, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesPhilopteridae in bie.ala.org.au
Philopteridae in faunaeur.org
Philopteridae in itis.gov
Philopteridae in dyntaxa.se
Philopteridae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Philopteridae in Costa Rica
Species with ANext  
Ardeicola elongata (Carriker, 1960)Info
Austrophilopterus cancellosus (Carriker, 1903:132 Ewing, 1929)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bizarrifrons francisi (Carriker, 1903)Info
Brueelia brachythorax (Giebel, 1874)Info
Brueelia melanococa (Carriker, 1903)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chelopistes costaricensis (Carriker, 1945)Info
Chelopistes elongatus (Carriker, 1945)Info
Chelopistes heterurus (Carriker, 1945)Info
Cotingacola dimorpha (Carriker, 1956)Info
Craspedorrhynchus platystomus (Burmeister, 1838:426 Kéler, 1938)Info
Craspedorrhynchus transversifrons (Carriker, 1903)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Degeeriella fulvus (Giebel, 1874)Info
Degeeriella fusca (Denny, 1842)Info
Degeeriella regalis (Giebel, 1866)Info
Docophorus bimaculatus -> Ibidoecus bimaculatusInfo
Docophorus bruneri -> Philopterus bruneriInfo
Docophorus cancellosus -> Austrophilopterus cancellosusInfo
Docophorus platystomus -> Craspedorrhynchus platystomusInfo
Docophorus transversifrons -> Craspedorrhynchus transversifronsInfo
Docophorus underwoodi -> Philopterus underwoodiInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formicaphagus grallariae -> Formicaphagus rhamphastiInfo
Formicaphagus rhamphasti (Carriker, 1903)Info
Formicaphagus splendidus (Carriker, 1957)Info
Formicaphagus tyrannina (Sychra In Sychra & Al., 2006)Info
Formicaricola analoides (Carriker, 1957)Info
Formicaricola costaricensis -> Formicaricola analoidesInfo
Furnaricola cephalosa -> Rallicola cephalosaInfo
Furnaricola heterocephala -> Rallicola heterocephalaInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heptapsogaster acutiventris (Clay, 1937)Info
Heptapsogaster costaricensis (Carriker, 1944)Info
Heptapsogaster minutus (Carriker, 1903)Info
Heptapsogaster modestae (Carriker, 1944)Info
Heptapsogaster parvulus (Taschenberg, 1882)Info
Heptapsogaster tapicollae (Carriker, 1944)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ibidoecus bimaculatus (Mjöberg, 1910)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kelloggia boucardi (Carriker, 1944)Info
Kelloggia brevipes (Carriker, 1903)Info
Kelloggia idoneus (Carriker, 1944)Info
Kelloggia intermedius (Carriker, 1936)Info
Kelloggia latithorax (Carriker, 1936)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lipeurus longipes -> Pseudolipeurus longipesInfo
Lipeurus postemarginatus -> Oxylipeurus postemarginatusInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megaginus emarginatus (Carriker, 1936)Info
Megaginus quadrithorax -> Megaginus emarginatusInfo
Megapeostus multiplex (Clay, 1937)Info
Megapeostus platycephalus (Carriker, 1936)Info
Megapeostus secundus (Clay, 1937)Info
Megapeostus soui -> Megapeostus platycephalusInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nirmus brachythorax -> Brueelia brachythoraxInfo
Nirmus caligineus -> Sturnidoecus caligineusInfo
Nirmus francisi -> Bizarrifrons francisiInfo
Nirmus fuscus -> Quadraceps alexandrinusInfo
Nirmus melanococa -> Brueelia melanococaInfo
Nirmus pseudophaea -> Degeeriella regalisInfo
Nirmus rhamphasti -> Formicaphagus rhamphastiInfo
Nothocotus distinctus (Carriker, 1955)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ornicholax robustus (Carriker, 1903)Info
Oxylipeurus costaricensis (Carriker, 1944)Info
Oxylipeurus melanotis (Carriker, 1945)Info
Oxylipeurus postemarginatus (Carriker, 1903)Info
Oxylipeurus venezuelanus (Carriker, 1945)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Philopterus bruneri (Carriker, 1903)Info
Philopterus husinae (Ansari, 1955)Info
Philopterus latitemporus (Carriker, 1963)Info
Philopterus minutus (Carriker, 1963)Info
Philopterus prionitis (Denny, 1841)Info
Philopterus sartajae (Ansari, 1955)Info
Philopterus underwoodi (Carriker, 1903)Info
Physconella kelloggi (Paine, 1913)Info
Physconella nothocercae (Carriker, 1936)Info
Pseudolipeurus longipes (Piaget, 1880)Info
Pterocotes aberrans (Carriker, 1903)Info
Pterocotes costaricensis (Carriker, 1961)Info
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quadraceps alexandrinus (Giebel, 1874)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rallicola cephalosa (Carriker, 1944)Info
Rallicola heterocephala (Carriker, 1944)Info
Rhopaloceras genitalis (Carriker, 1936)Info
Rhopaloceras rudimentarius (Carriker, 1936)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sturnidoecus caligineus (Carriker, 1903)Info
Sturnidoecus obsoletus (Ansari, 1955)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Trichodomedea costaricensis -> Chelopistes costaricensisInfo
Trichodomedea elongatus -> Chelopistes elongatusInfo
Trichodomedea heterurus -> Chelopistes heterurusInfo
Trichodopeostus grandior (Carriker, 1961)Info
Trogoninirmus laticephalus (Carriker, 1955)Info
85 Species in Philopteridae for Costa Rica listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderPhthiraptera
Lice
GroupMallophaga
Chewing Lice, Biting lice, Bird lice
SuborderIschnocera
InfraorderPhilopterocera
SuperfamilyPhilopteroidea
FamilyPhilopteridae
AuthorBurmeister, 1830
 
Synonyms
Heptapsogasteridae (Carriker, 1936)
Philopterinae (Burmeister, 1830)

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