12. Subclass Pterygota, Division Endopterygota, Order Coleoptera (Beetles) – c. 350,000 Described Species

  1. H. F. van Emden

Published Online: 11 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118469347.ch12

Handbook of Agricultural Entomology

Handbook of Agricultural Entomology

How to Cite

van Emden, H. F. (2013) Subclass Pterygota, Division Endopterygota, Order Coleoptera (Beetles) – c. 350,000 Described Species, in Handbook of Agricultural Entomology, John Wiley & Sons., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118469347.ch12

Author Information

  1. School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, University of Reading, Reading, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2013
  2. Published Print: 22 FEB 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470659137

Online ISBN: 9781118469347

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Keywords:

  • Endopterygota, Coleoptera (beetles);
  • Coleoptera, largest Order of insects;
  • beetles, and varied antennae;
  • Campodeiform larvae;
  • Adephaga, water beetles;
  • Haliplidae and Hygrobiidae;
  • Cicindelidae (tiger beetles);
  • Silphidae (burying/sexton/carrion beetles;
  • Hydrophiloidea, Family Hydrophilidae;
  • Curculionidae, clubbed/geniculate antennae

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Suborder Adephaga

  • Suborder Polyphaga