Taxon profile


Buprestoidea Leach, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  infraorder Elateriformia

Scientific synonyms

Buprestides Leach, 1815

Temporal range:Tertiary > Paleogene > Paleocene – recent

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

family Buprestidae Leach, 1815 - jewel beetles
Tertiary: Paleocene – recent
family Schizopodidae LeConte, 1859 - false jewel beetles

Links and literature

EN Bouchard et al. (2011): Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta), ZooKeys 88: 1–972. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.88.807 [as Buprestoidea Leach, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 19 November 2019

Data source info

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory, Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra
Australian Faunal Directory Checklist Output
Generation Date: October 17, 2008 02:35:00 PMGMT
[Data retrieved on: 28 November 2008]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea
van Helsdingen, Dr Peter; Kubán, Dr Vít (eds.). 2006. Buprestidae, Jewel Beetles. Fauna Europaea version 1.1,
[Data retrieved on: 23 July 2006]

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