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I'm not sure on this one, but I think there are way to little references. This article has 78 references, while articles of similar length, maybe a tiny bit longer (such as Bird) have well over twice that amount. I think there should be more references until this article could be nominated as a good article. Gug01 (talk) 23:42, 19 December 2014 (UTC) Gug 01
The current article has the following two sentences.
"They are found in all major habitats, except marine and the polar regions." (Para 2 of Overview) and
"Coleoptera are found in nearly all natural habitats, including freshwater and marine habitats,…" (Para 2 of Distribution and diversity).
Does anyone know more about marine habitats? I've found this New Zeeland government page which says "Few species are true marine-dwellers, but several inhabit rocky shores or sandy beaches". Few species sounds like more than no species to me. Thehalfone (talk) 11:18, 3 February 2015 (UTC)
The answer is: there is a problem with the article. There are a few hundred Adephagan species of beetle that are truly freshwater-dwelling, and are even found in subarctic conditions, but they are not oceanic. So please change the sentence Para 2 of Overview to say "They are found in all major habitats, except for the ocean and polar regions." Also, please change the sentence Para 2 of Distribution and diversity to say "Beetles are found in nearly all natural habitats, including freshwater but not marine habitats . . ." Gug01 (talk) 21:02, 3 February 2015 (UTC)