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Limnius  Illiger, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 114247

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2018   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderElateriformia Crowson, 1960  
                                        SuperfamilyByrrhoidea Latreille, 1804  
                                           FamilyElmidae Curtis, 1830 – riffle beetles  
                                              SubfamilyElminae Curtis, 1830  
                                                 TribeElmini Curtis, 1830  
                                                    GenusLimnius Illiger, 1802  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Limnius colchicus Delève, 1963  
                                                       Species Limnius gibbosus Jäch, 1984  
                                                       Species Limnius intermedius Fairmaire, 1881  
                                                       Species Limnius letourneuxi (Pic, 1894)  
                                                       Species Limnius muelleri (Erichson, 1847)  
                                                       Species Limnius opacus Müller, 1806  
                                                       Species Limnius perrisi (Dufour, 1843)  
                                                       Species Limnius satanus Jäch, 1982  
                                                       Species Limnius stygius Hernando, Aguilera and Ribera, 2001  
                                                       Species Limnius sulcipennis Fairmaire, 1881  
                                                       Species Limnius surcoufi (Pic, 1905)  
                                                       Species Limnius swayambhu Jäch, 1982  
                                                       Species Limnius volckmari (Panzer, 1793)  
                                                       Species Limnius wewalkai Jäch, 1984  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Limnius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jäch, Manfred A., Ján Kodada, Michaela Brojer, William D. Shepard, and Fedor Ciampor, Jr.  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: Coleoptera: Elmidae and Protelmidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: World Catalogue of Insects, volume 14   
  Page(s): xxi + 318   
  Publisher: Brill   
  Publication Place: Leiden, The Netherlands   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-90-04-291768, 1398-8700  
  Reference for: Limnius   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Olmi, Massimo  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: Coleoptera: Dryopidae, Elminthidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fauna d'Italia, vol. 12   
  Page(s): x + 280   
  Publisher: Officine Grafiche Calderini   
  Publication Place: Bologna, Italy   
  Reference for: Limnius   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Erroneously attributed to Erichson, 1847 by authors like Blackwelder (1944-1957)  



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