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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Ascalaphidae (Owlflies) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 15 families, 61 genera, 119 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings) - Systematics
 12 families, 55 genera, 102 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
 3 families, 18 genera, 24 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Myrmeleontoidea (Latreille, 1802)
 2 families, 17 genera, 23 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) (Owlflies) - Systematics
 6 genera, 7 species
Site
Tree
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Genera125    worldwide
Species1.019    worldwide
Common namesOwlflies
German namesSchmetterlingshafte
Dutch namesVlinderhaften, Libelgaasvliegen
Finnish namesPöllökorennot
AuthorRambur, 1842
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Macedonia, Madagascar, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Oman, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uruguay, Venezuela, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAscalaphidae in bie.ala.org.au
Ascalaphidae in faunaeur.org
Ascalaphidae in itis.gov
Ascalaphidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Ascalaphidae in Japan
Ascalaphus ramburi -> Libelloides ramburiInfo
Ascalohybris subjacens (Walker, 1853)Info
Hybris subjacens -> Ascalohybris subjacensInfo
Libelloides ramburi (Mclachlan, 1875)Info
Protidricerus japonicus (Mclachlan, 1891)Info
Suphalomitus okinavensis (Okamoto, 1909)Info
Suphalomitus okinawensis (Okamoto, 1910)Info
7 Species in Ascalaphidae for Japan 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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