Checklist of Beetles (Coleoptera) of …

Checklist dataset published by Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre

  • 7,774

    Species
  • 12,997

    Taxa
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Summary

Full Title

Checklist of Beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second Edition.

Description

All 8238 species-group taxa of Coleoptera known to occur in Canada and Alaska are recorded by province/territory or state, along with their author(s) and year of publication, in a classification framework. Only presence of taxa in each Canadian province or territory and Alaska is noted. Labrador is considered a distinct geographical entity. Adventive and Holarctic species-group taxa are indicated. References to pertinent identification keys are given under the corresponding supraspecific taxa.

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 1758 - Jan 1, 2013

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Administrative contact
Patrice Bouchard
Research Scientist (Curator - Coleoptera Unit)
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Avenue K1A 0C6 Ottawa Ontario Canada 613-759-7510
Metadata author
Patrice Bouchard
Research Scientist (Curator - Coleoptera Unit)
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Avenue K1A 0C6 Ottawa Ontario Canada 613-759-7510
Originator
Patrice Bouchard
Research Scientist (Curator - Coleoptera Unit)
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Avenue K1A 0C6 Ottawa Ontario Canada 613-759-7510

doi:10.5886/998dbs2a

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Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre

Publication Date

Mar 11, 2014

Registration Date

Dec 6, 2013

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  • DOI http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.15468…
  • Source webpage http://data.canadensys.net/ipt…
  • UUID 7a9bccd4-32fc-420e-a73b-352b92…

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Description

This checklist includes records from all provinces and territories of Canada as well as Alaska.

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Other Contacts

Publisher
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Ottawa Canada
Author
Derek Sikes
Curator of Insects / Associate Professor of Entomology
University of Alaska Museum 907 Yukon Drive 99775-6960 Fairbanks Alaska United States 907-474-5469
Author
Yves Bousquet
Research Scientist (Coleoptera Unit)
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Avenue K1A 0C6 Ottawa Ontario Canada 613-759-1809
Author
Anthony Davies
Technician (Coleoptera Unit)
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Avenue K1A 0C6 Ottawa Ontario Canada 613-759-1810
Author
Patrice Bouchard
Research Scientist (Curator - Coleoptera Unit)
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada 960 Carling Avenue K1A 0C6 Ottawa Ontario Canada 613-759-7510
Author
Patrice Bouchard

Taxonomic Coverage

All extant described species in the order Coleoptera known to occur in Canada and Alaska are included.

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Coleoptera (Beetles)

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Funding

A-base funding (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)

Project Personnel

Author
Patrice Bouchard

Methodology

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References

Bousquet, Y., Bouchard, P., Davies, A.E. and Sikes, D.S. in press. Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition. Pensoft, Sofia. 402pp.

Bousquet Y, Bouchard P, Davies AE, Sikes DS (2013) Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition. ZooKeys 360: 1–44. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.360.4742
doi:10.3897/zookeys.360.4742