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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Ascalaphidae (Owlflies) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects)
 430 families, 6582 genera, 23592 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 427 families, 6572 genera, 23578 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 405 families, 6467 genera, 23249 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 9 families, 50 genera, 120 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings)
 8 families, 47 genera, 106 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
 2 families, 14 genera, 32 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Myrmeleontoidea (Latreille, 1802)
 2 families, 14 genera, 32 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) (Owlflies)
 7 genera, 19 species
Site
Tree
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Genera123    worldwide
Species988    worldwide
Common namesOwlflies
Schmetterlingshafte
Pöllökorennot
AuthorRambur, 1842
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Australasian
Africa


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Links and ReferencesAscalaphidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Ascalaphidae in Costa Rica
Ameropterus breviantennis (Penny, 1982)Info
Ameropterus consors (Gerstäcker, 1894)Info
Ameropterus mexicanus (van der Weele, 1909)Info
Ameropterus subripiens (Walker, 1853)Info
Ameropterus trivialis (Gerstäcker, 1888)Info
Amoea vacua (Gerstäcker, 1894)Info
Ascalobyas albistigma (Walker, 1853)Info
Ascalobyas microcerus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Cordulecerus inquinatus (Gerstäcker, 1888)Info
Cordulecerus praecellens (Gerstäcker, 1885)Info
Cordulecerus subiratus (Walker, 1853)Info
Haploglenius luteus (Walker, 1853)Info
Haploglenius peruvianus (van der Weele, 1909)Info
Neohaploglenius angulatus (Gerstäcker, 1894)Info
Neohaploglenius flavicornis (McLachlan, 1871)Info
Ululodes bicolor (Banks, 1895)Info
Ululodes cajennensis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Ululodes macleayana -> Ululodes macleayanusInfo
Ululodes macleayanus (Guilding, 1825)Info
19 Species in Ascalaphidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderNeuropterida
OrderNeuroptera
Lacewings, Ant-lions, Mantispids, Antlions, Spongillaflies, Owlflies, Mantisflies, Ant lions, Net-veined insects, Net-winged insects, Mantidflies, Nerve-Winged Insects
SuborderMyrmeleontiformia
SuperfamilyMyrmeleontoidea
FamilyAscalaphidae
Owlflies
AuthorRambur, 1842

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