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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: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Elateriformia
Superfamilia: Byrrhoidea

Familia: Elmidae
Subfamilia: Elminae
Tribus: Elmini
Genus: Oulimnius
Species: O. tuberculatus –

Oulimnius tuberculatus (Mueller, 1806) (23589707772)

Oulimnius tuberculatus


Čiampor, F., jr.; Čiamporová-Zatovičová, Z.; Kodada, J. 2009: Description of the larva of Oulimnius echinatus Berthélemy (Coleoptera: Elmidae: Elminae). Zootaxa, 1984: 57–60. Abstract & excerpt
Čiampor, F., jr.; Kodada, J. 2010: Taxonomy of the Oulimnius tuberculatus species group (Coleoptera: Elmidae) based on molecular and morphological data. Zootaxa, 2670: 59–68. Preview

Oulimnius is a genus of riffle beetles in the family Elmidae. There are about 15 described species in Oulimnius.[1][2][3]


These 15 species belong to the genus Oulimnius:

Oulimnius aegyptiacus (Kuwert, 1890)
Oulimnius bertrandi Berthélemy, 1964
Oulimnius cyneticus Berthélemy, 1980
Oulimnius echiinatus Berthélemy, 1979
Oulimnius fuscipes (Reiche, 1879)
Oulimnius hipponensis Berthélemy, 1979
Oulimnius jaechi Hernando, Ribera & Aguilera, 1998
Oulimnius latiusculus (LeConte, 1866)
Oulimnius maurus Berthélemy, 1979
Oulimnius nitidulus (Leconte, 1866)
Oulimnius perezi (Sharp, 1872)
Oulimnius reygassei (Peyerimhoff, 1929)
Oulimnius troglodytes (Gyllenhal, 1827)
Oulimnius tuberculatus (Müller, 1806)
Oulimnius villosus Berthélemy, 1979


"Oulimnius Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-05-11.
"Oulimnius". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-05-11.

"Genus: Oulimnius Information". Retrieved 2019-05-11.

Further reading

Sanderson, M. W. (1953). "A revision of the Nearctic genera of Elmidae". Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society. 26 (4): 148–163. JSTOR 25082074.
Brown, Harley P. (1983). "Family: Elmidae". A Catalog of the Coleoptera of America North of Mexico. USDA Agriculture Handbook. United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service.
Čiampor, Fedor, Jr; Čiamporová-Zaťovičová, Zuzana (2019). "World Elmidae". Slovak Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 2019-07-02.
Lobl, I.; Smetana, A., eds. (2006). Catalogue of Palaearctic Coleoptera, Volume 3: Scarabaeoidea - Scirtoidea - Dascilloidea - Buprestoidea - Byrrhoidea. Apollo Books. ISBN 978-90-04-30914-2.

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