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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Ascalaphidae (Owlflies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
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Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 4 families, 11 genera, 11 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings) - Systematics
 4 families, 11 genera, 11 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
 2 families, 8 genera, 8 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Myrmeleontoidea (Latreille, 1802)
 2 families, 8 genera, 8 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) (Owlflies) - Systematics
 6 genera, 6 species
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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 Sierra Leone
Allocormodes intractabilis (Walker, 1860)Info
Ascalaphus worthingtoni (Kimmins, 1949)Info
Brevibarbis decellei (Tjeder & Hansson, 1992)Info
Disparomitus bacillus (Gerstäcker, 1885)Info
Phalascusa pardalis (Gerstäcker, 1888)Info
Tmesibasis waelbroecki (Van Der Weele, 1909)Info
6 Species in Ascalaphidae for Sierra Leone 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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