Taxonavigation: Adephaga 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Adephaga

Familia: Noteridae
Subfamiliae (3): Noterinae - Notomicrinae - Phreatodytinae
[source: Miller (2009)]

Overview of genera (17)Edit

Canthydrus – Hydrocanthus – Hydrocoptus – Liocanthydrus – Mesonoterus – Neohydrocoptus – Noterus – Notomicrus – Phreatodytes – Prionohydrus – Pronoterus – Renotus – Speonoterus – Suphis – Suphisellus – Synchortus – Tonerus




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  • Jäch, M.A.; Madl, M. 2009: Water beetles of Seychelles (Coleoptera). Pp. 11-35, plates 1-2 in: Gerlach, J. (ed.) The Coleoptera of the Seychelles Islands. Pensoft Publishers, Sofia-Moscow. ISBN 9789546424983
  • Miller, K.B. 2009: On the systematics of Noteridae (Coleoptera: Adephaga: Hydradephaga): phylogeny, description of a new tribe, genus and species, and survey of female genital morphology. Systematics and biodiversity, 7(2): 191–214. DOI: 10.1017/S1477200008002946 PDF
  • Nilsson, A.N.; van Vondel, B.J. 2005: Amphizoidae, Aspidytidae, Haliplidae, Noteridae and Paelobiidae (Coleoptera, Adephaga). World catalogue of insects, 7. Stenstrup: Apollo Books.
  • Toledo, M. 2010: Noteridae: Review of the species occurring east of the Wallace line (Coleoptera). Pp. 195-236 in: Jäch, M.A. & Balke, M. (eds.): Water beetles of New Caledonia (part 1). Monographs on Coleoptera, 3 [not seen]
  • Catalogue of Palearctic Coleoptera. Vol. 1 ed. I. Lobl, & A. Smetana, Apollo Books, Stenstrup, Denmark, 2003 and 2004 ISBN 87-88757-73-0, p.33


Vernacular namesEdit

dansk: Vandgravere
Deutsch: Uferfeuchtkäfer
English: Burrowing water beetle
français: Notéride
日本語: コツブゲンゴロウ科
русский: Нырялки
中文: 方胸龍蝨科
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