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Distribution path and Subregions of Brazil (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Brazil
Subregions: Central Brazil, North Brazil (Acre, Amapa, Amazonas, Pará, Rondonia, Roraima, Tocantins), Northeast Brazil (Alagoas, Bahia, Ceará, Fernando de Noronha, Maranhão, Paraiba, Pernambuco, Piauí, Rio Grande do Norte, Sergipe), South Brazil (Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina), Southeast Brazil (Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo), West Central Brazil (Distrito Federal, Goias, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul)
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Brazil
Class
Brazil
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 644 families, 10928 genera, 55341 species
Tree
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Families2.680    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.454    worldwide
Common namesInsects, True insects
German namesInsekten, Kerbtiere, Kerfe, Freikiefler
Dutch namesInsecten, Eigenlijke insecten, Insekten
Danish namesInsekter
Finnish namesHyönteiset
Norwegian namesInsekter
Swedish namesEgentliga insekter
Spanish namesInsectos
Italian namesInsetti, Entomi
French namesInsecte
Portuguese namesInsetos
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Kaukasia, North Eurasia, West Eurasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean, West American subregion)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic, Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Adelie Land, Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia, Australasian ecozone)

Holarctic, Indo-Pacific


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, West Pacific, Bering Sea, Bering Strait, Central Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal)

Antarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Transnistria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesInsecta in faunaeur.org
Insecta in itis.gov
Insecta in papua-insects.nl
Insecta in dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Brazil
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     1 family, 2 genera, 6 species
Subclass
Brazil
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     638 families, 10912 genera, 55316 species
Subclass
Brazil
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     2 families, 4 genera, 9 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Brazil
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 37 Species
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 24 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aclerdidae (Ferris, 1937) - 4 SpeciesAclerdid scales
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 172 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 32 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 7 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 39 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 1 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aerophasmidae (Martynov, 1928) - 1 Species
Aeschnidiidae (Needham, 1903) - 2 Species
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 32 SpeciesDarners
Aetalionidae (Spinola, 1850) - 1 Species
Agaonidae (Walker, 1848) - 14 SpeciesFig wasps
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 74 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Aididae (Schaus, 1906) - 6 Species
Alexiidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 2 Species
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 129 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Amphientomidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 5 SpeciesTropical Barklice
Amphipsocidae (Mockford, 1978) - 14 SpeciesHairy-winged Barklice
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 3 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 51 SpeciesMining bees
Anisembiidae (Davis, 1940) - 7 Species
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 7 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 21 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anomalopsychidae (Flint, 1981) - 5 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 3 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Anthelidae (Turner, 1904) - 5 SpeciesAustralian Lappet Moths
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 17 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 1 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 27 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 246 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 26 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Apatelodidae (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1894) - 72 SpeciesAmerican Silkworm Moths
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 28 Species
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 27 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 155 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 8 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 713 SpeciesStingless bees
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 1 SpeciesFlat bugs
Araripeblattidae (Martins-neto & Al., 2010) - 3 Species
Araripechlorogomphidae (Bechly & Ueda, 2002) - 1 Species
Araripegomphidae (Bechly, 1996) - 3 Species
Araripelibellulidae (Bechly, 1996) - 3 Species
Araripeneuridae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 6 Species
Araripephlebiidae (Bechly, 1998) - 1 Species
Archembiidae (Ross, 2001) - 5 Species
Archeocrypticidae (Kaszab, 1964) - 2 SpeciesCryptic fungus beetles
Archipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 25 SpeciesAncient Barklice
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1702 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 8 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 10 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 714 SpeciesRobber flies
Asiopsocidae (Mockford & Garcia Aldrete, 1976) - 4 Species
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Asterolecaniidae (Cockerell, 1896) - 3 SpeciesAsterolecaniids
Ateluridae (Remington, 1954) -> Atelurinae - 0 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Atriplectididae (Neboiss, 1977) - 11 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 161 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 2 SpeciesAulacids
Babinskaiidae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 4 Species
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 108 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Baetiscidae (Banks, 1900) - 1 SpeciesArmored Mayflies
Bahiaxenidae (Bravo, Pohl, Silva-neto & Beutel, 2009) - 1 Species
Baissogryllidae (Gorochov, 1985) - 19 Species
Baissopteridae (Martynova, 1961) - 5 Species
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesFlower moths
Beesoniidae (Ferris, 1950) - 3 SpeciesBeesoniids
Belidae (Schönherr, 1826) - 13 SpeciesPrimitive weevils
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 51 SpeciesFleas
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 3 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 49 SpeciesMarch flies
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 21 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 200 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 336 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 19 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blattulidae (Vishnyokova, 1982) - 4 Species
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 32 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 150 SpeciesBee Flies
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bouretidae (Martins-neto, 2001) - 1 Species
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 14 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 68 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) -> Kateretidae - 1 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 2 Species
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 59 SpeciesBraconids
Brassolidae (Boisduval, 1836) - 3 Species
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 22 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesPill beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 22 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Caenidae (Newman, 1853) - 7 SpeciesSmall Squaregilled Mayflies
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 23 Species
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Callidulidae (Moore, 1877) - 2 SpeciesOld World Butterfly Moths
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 57 SpeciesBlow flies
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 10 SpeciesCedar beetles
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 14 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 37 SpeciesDemoiselles
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 20 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2038 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carayonemidae (Richard, 1986) - 1 SpeciesCarayonemids
Caridae (Thompson, 1992) - 2 Species
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Carsidaridae (Crawford, 1911) - 4 Species
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 76 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 205 SpeciesGall gnats
Cecidosidae (Brèthes, 1916) - 2 SpeciesGall Moths
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4608 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 354 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 204 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cercopionidae (Hamilton, 1990) - 1 Species
Cerococcidae (Balachowsky, 1942) - 6 SpeciesOrnate pit scales
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 7 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chaeteessidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 5 Species
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 106 SpeciesChalcids
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 6 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 35 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 102 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 289 SpeciesMidges
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 112 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 7 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chresmodidae (Haase, 1890) - 1 Species
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 975 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 9 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1379 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 10 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 26 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 52 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Cladiopsocidae - 6 Species
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 2 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 30 Species
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clothodidae (Tillyard, 1937) - 1 Species
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 43 SpeciesDruid Flies
Cnemidolestidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Cneoglossidae (Champion, 1897) - 5 Species
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 165 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 14 SpeciesLady cows
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 68 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 20 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 60 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Conchaspididae (Green, 1896) - 5 SpeciesFalse armoured scales
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 1 SpeciesDustywings
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 104 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Copromorphidae (Meyrick, 1905) - 3 SpeciesTropical Fruitworm Moths
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 5 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 91 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corioxenidae (Kinzelbach, 1970) - 2 Species
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 14 SpeciesHellgrammites
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 16 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 5 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 40 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 63 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 511 SpeciesGrass moth
Cratomastotermitidae (Engel, Grimaldi & Krishna, 2009) - 1 Species
Cratomyiidae (Mazzarolo & Amorim, 2000) - 2 Species
Cratopetaliidae (Bechly, 2010) - 1 Species
Cratovitismidae (Bechly, 2007) - 1 Species
Cretapetaluridae (Bechly, 1996) - 3 Species
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 1 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 7 Species
Ctenostylidae (Bigot, 1882) - 2 Species
Ctenuchidae (W. Kirby, 1837) - 9 SpeciesWasp moths
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 496 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5253 SpeciesTrue weevils
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 8 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 1 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesGallflies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 2 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dactylopiidae (Signoret, 1875) - 1 SpeciesCochineals
Dalceridae (Dyar, 1898) - 8 SpeciesTropical Slug Caterpillar Moths
Danaidae (Boisduval, 1833) - 3 SpeciesMilkweed Butterflies
Dasydemellidae - 2 SpeciesShaggy Psocids
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 40 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 110 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 55 SpeciesSkin beetles
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 26 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 1 SpeciesDiapriids
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 162 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Dicteriadidae (Selys, 1853) - 2 SpeciesBarelegs
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 30 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 11 Species
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 13 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 6 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolabellopsocidae (Eertmoed, 1973) - 18 Species
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 178 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 1 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 222 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 11 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 22 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dysmorphoptilidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 45 SpeciesWater tigers
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) - 26 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 5 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 72 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 751 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Elenchidae (Perkins, 1905) - 1 Species
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 5 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 49 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 97 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 62 SpeciesEncyrtids
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 99 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Eolepidopterigidae (Rasnitsyn, 1983) - 4 Species
Ephemerellidae (Klapálek, 1909) -> Teloganodidae - 1 SpeciesSpiny Crawler Mayflies
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 3 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephialtitidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 50 SpeciesBrine fly
Epipsocidae - 37 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Epipygidae (Hamilton, 2001) - 1 Species
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 155 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 21 SpeciesEriococcids
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucharitidae (Latreille, 1809) - 22 SpeciesEucharitids
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 4 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 1 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 85 SpeciesEulophids
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 10 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 47 SpeciesEupelmids
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 1 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 39 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 10 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Euthyplociidae (Lestage, 1921) - 4 Species
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 33 SpeciesLittle house flies
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 4 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 23 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1743 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 55 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 1 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 2 SpeciesToad bugs
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 26 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 404 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 78 SpeciesDor beetles
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 1 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 36 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 18 SpeciesSedge Moths
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 1 Species
Gomphaeschnidae (Tillyard & Frase, 1940) - 8 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 55 SpeciesClubtails
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 32 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Grammolingiidae (Ren, 2002) - 15 Species
Gripopterygidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 40 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 8 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 46 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 9 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 53 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Gyropidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 2 Species
Hageniidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1940) - 1 Species
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 159 SpeciesSweat bees
Halictophagidae (Perkins, 1905) - 6 Species
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Hedylidae (Guenée, 1857) - 3 SpeciesAmerican Butterfly Moths
Heliconiidae (Swainson, 1822) - 3 Species
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 20 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesSun Moths
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 5 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Helosciomyzidae (Griffiths, 1972) - 1 Species
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hemiphlebiidae (Fraser, 1960) - 2 SpeciesAncient greenling
Hemipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesLeaf Litter Barklice
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 21 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2075 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 29 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 16 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Heteronemiidae (Rehn, J. A. G., 1904) - 2 Species
Hexagenitidae (Lameere, 1917) - 3 Species
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 13 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 31 SpeciesClown beetles
Hodotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 3 SpeciesHarvester termites
Homotomidae (Heslop-harrison, 1958) - 3 Species
Hoplopleuridae (Ewing, 1929) - 6 Species
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 94 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 105 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 2 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 134 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 94 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 4 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 13 Species
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 126 SpeciesIchneumonids
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 6 SpeciesBat fleas
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 11 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Ithonidae (Newman, 1838) - 1 SpeciesIthonid lacewings
Jascopidae (Hamilton, 1971) - 1 Species
Kalligrammatidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 26 SpeciesDrywood termites
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 98 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Kerriidae (Lindinger, 1937) - 14 SpeciesLac Insects
Kinnaridae (Muir, 1925) - 3 SpeciesKinnarid Planthoppers
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 37 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lalacidae (Hamilton, 1990) - 18 Species
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 30 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Largidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBordered plant bugs
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 74 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 13 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 65 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecanodiaspididae (Borchsenius, 1965) - 1 SpeciesLecanodiaspidids
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 11 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 1 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 126 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptohyphidae (Landa & Soldán, 1985) - 50 SpeciesLittle Stout Crawler Mayflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 88 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopsyllidae (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915) - 1 SpeciesRabbit fleas
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 13 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 17 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 1 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 116 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 29 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 4 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 19 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 527 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 23 SpeciesBooklice
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 14 Species
Liupanshaniidae (Bechly & Al, 2001) - 2 Species
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 18 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 22 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 18 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 3 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 100 SpeciesStag beetles
Lutrochidae (Kasap & Crowson, 1975) - 3 SpeciesTravertine beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 828 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 2 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 6 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 Species
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 12 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 2 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Magnathemidae (Bechly, 2010) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 102 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesMantis-flies
Mantoididae (Giglio-tos, 1927) - 6 Species
Margarodidae (Newstead, 1901) - 6 SpeciesCottony cushion scales
Mastotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 1 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 221 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Megalopygidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 16 SpeciesFlannel Moths
Megaphlebiidae (Bechly, 2010) - 1 Species
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 14 SpeciesFlatwings
Megaspilidae (Ashmead, 1893) - 1 SpeciesMegaspilids
Meinertellidae (Verhoeff, 1910) - 6 SpeciesRock bristletails
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 139 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 702 SpeciesChafers
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 692 SpeciesMembracids
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 9 SpeciesBird lice
Meropeidae (Espen-petersen, 1921) - 1 SpeciesForcepflies
Mesoblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Mesochrysopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 9 Species
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 2 SpeciesWater treaders
Mesuropetalidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Mickoleitiidae (Staniczek, Bechly & Godunko, 2011) - 1 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 93 SpeciesStilt Flies
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 3 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 14 SpeciesFilth flies
Mimallonidae (Burmeister, 1878) - 44 SpeciesSackbearer Moths
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 6 SpeciesGrass bugs
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 1 SpeciesScaly crickets
Momphidae (Herrich Schaffer, 1857) - 7 SpeciesMompha Moths
Monomachidae (Ashmead, 1902) - 13 SpeciesMonomachid wasps
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 18 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 5 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 129 SpeciesPintail beetles
Musapsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 2 Species
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 302 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 1 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 467 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 42 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 29 SpeciesMydas flies
Myerslopiidae (Evans, 1957) - 7 Species
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 14 SpeciesFairy wasps
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 14 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Myrmecolacidae (Saunders, 1872) - 7 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 22 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 9 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 6 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesWater stick insects
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 13 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Neurostigmatidae - 6 Species
Nicoletiidae (Escherich, 1905) - 6 SpeciesNicoletiids
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 258 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 11 Species
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 10 SpeciesTuft moths
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 4 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 13 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Nothomacromiidae (Carle, 1995) -> Stenophlebiidae - 1 Species
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 375 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 23 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 2992 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Nymphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesSplit-footed lacewings
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 3 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 1 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 12 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 18 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 58 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 37 SpeciesBot flies
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 15 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Ommatidae (Sharp & Muir, 1912) - 2 Species
Ommexechidae (Bolivar, 1884) - 8 Species
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesArmyrids
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 14 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesOsmylids
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 8 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Pachytroctidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 6 SpeciesThick Barklice
Palaeoleontidae (Martins-neto, 1992) - 14 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Palaeontinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 9 SpeciesGiant cicadas
Panfiloviidae (Makarkin, 1990) - 1 Species
Pantophthalmidae (Williston, 1906) - 14 SpeciesTimber flies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 475 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) -> Gryllidae - 1 Species
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 128 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Pelecinidae (Haliday, 1839) - 2 SpeciesPelecinids
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 17 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Pereboriidae (Zalessky, 1930) - 1 Species
Perforissidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 1 Species
Pergidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 5 SpeciesPergid flies
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 7 SpeciesPerilampids
Perilestidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1938) - 5 SpeciesShortwings
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 9 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 7 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 92 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Permaeschnidae (Martynov, 1931) - 1 Species
Permithonidae (Tillyard, 1922) - 1 Species
Permochoristidae (Tillyard, 1918) - 3 Species
Permocupedidae (Martynov, 1933) - 3 Species
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 11 SpeciesWalking sticks
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 1 Species
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 52 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 87 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 61 Species
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 4 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 11 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoenicococcidae - 1 SpeciesPalm scales
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 767 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phyloblattidae (Schneider, 1983) - 6 Species
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 416 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 136 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platygastridae (Haliday, 1833) - 1 SpeciesPlatygastrids
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 4 SpeciesSignal flies
Plokiophilidae (China, 1953) - 1 Species
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 7 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 101 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 43 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 1 Species
Polythoridae (Munz, 1919) - 5 SpeciesBannerwings
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 110 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Pothamantidae (Mecafferty, 1990) - 1 Species
Prezottophlebiidae (Martins-neto, 2007) - 1 Species
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 8 Species
Proctotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesProctotrupids
Proedischiidae (Pinto & Ornellas, 1978) - 1 Species
Propalticidae (Crowson, 1952) - 1 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 2 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Prosbolidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Proscopiidae (Serville, 1838) - 34 SpeciesJumping sticks
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Proterogomphidae (Bechly, 1996) - 12 Species
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 8 SpeciesThreadtails
Protophasmatidae (Brongniart, 1885) - 3 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 7 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 5 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 75 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Pseudonerthridae (Martins-neto & Goodwyn, 2005) - 1 Species
Pseudophasmatidae (Kirby, 1896) - 31 SpeciesStriped Walkingsticks
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 12 SpeciesForest giants
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 19 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 87 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psoquillidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 1 SpeciesBird Nest Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 9 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 161 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 SpeciesSilky lacewings
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 99 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 78 SpeciesPteromalids
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 38 SpeciesPlume Moths
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 35 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptiloneuridae (Eertmoed, 1973) - 19 Species
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 1 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 159 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 3 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 32 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Rafaelidae (Nel & Al., 2005) - 2 Species
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 2 Species
Raphoglidae (Béthoux & Al., 2002) - 1 Species
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 18 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 22 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 67 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 11 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 1 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalopsyllidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 37 SpeciesRodent fleas
Rhopalosomatidae (Ashmead, 1896) - 1 SpeciesRhopalosomatid wasps
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 43 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSeed bugs
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 65 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Ricinidae (Neumann, 1890) - 2 Species
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 1344 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Ripipterygidae (Ander, 1939) - 6 Species
Roeslerianidae (Martins-neto, 1997) - 1 Species
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 78 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Ropalomeridae (Linder, 1930) - 24 SpeciesRopalomerid flies
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 561 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Santanmantidae (Grimaldi, 2003) - 1 Species
Sapygidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesClub-horned wasps
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 272 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 245 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1222 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 0 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelembiidae (Ross, 2001) - 1 Species
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 51 SpeciesScelionids
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 5 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 34 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 29 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 2 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Sematuridae (Guenée, 1858) - 1 SpeciesAmerican Swallowtail Moths
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 14 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sepulcidae (Rasnitsyn, 1968) - 1 Species
Serritermitidae (Emerson & Krishna, 1975) - 2 Species
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 7 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Signiphoridae (Howard, 1894) - 6 SpeciesSigniphorid wasps
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 33 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 94 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 2 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesWood wasp
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 1 SpeciesSpongeflies
Somatiidae (Hendel, 1935) - 4 Species
Spanioderidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 29 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 54 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 3 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 269 SpeciesHawk Moths
Spiloblattidae (Handlirsch, 1904) - 1 Species
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 67 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenophlebiidae (Needham, 1903) - 1 Species
Stenopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesNarrow Barklice
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stephanocircidae (Wagner, 1928) - 2 Species
Stigmacoccidae (Morrison Given Family Status By Hodgson & Foldi, 2006) - 1 Species
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 295 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 62 SpeciesBat flies
Stylopidae (Kirby, 1813) - 3 SpeciesStrepsiptera
Syringogastridae (Prado, 1969) - 6 Species
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 516 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 482 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 878 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Taiophlebiidae (Martins-neto, 2007) - 1 Species
Tanaostigmatidae (Howard, 1890) - 15 SpeciesTanaostigmatids
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 14 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 2 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 249 SpeciesPeacock flies
Teratomyzidae (Hennig, 1969) - 1 SpeciesFern Flies
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 301 SpeciesHigher termites
Tessaratomidae (Stål, 1864) - 1 SpeciesTessaratomids
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 19 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigarctidae (Distant, 1905) - 3 SpeciesHairy cicadas
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 1 Species
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 125 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thaumatoneuridae (Fraser, 1957) - 3 Species
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 40 SpeciesTherevids
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 64 Species
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 13 SpeciesCommon thrips
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 10 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thynnidae (Shuckard, 1841) - 4 SpeciesThynnid Wasps
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 6 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 88 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 357 SpeciesLace bugs
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 177 SpeciesCrane Flies
Torridincolidae (Steffan, 1964) - 22 Species
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 532 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 14 SpeciesTorymids
Trichodectidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 2 Species
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 17 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Tricorythidae (Lestage, 1942) - 1 SpeciesLittle stout crawler mayflies
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 4 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trimenoponidae (Harrison, 1916) - 2 Species
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 71 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Tristiridae (Rehn, 1906) - 1 Species
Troctopsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 2 Species
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 14 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 32 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 10 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 8 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 58 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Umenocoleidae (Chen & Tian, 1973) - 4 Species
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 13 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 5 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 16 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 266 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Vianaididae (Kormilev, 1955) - 1 Species
Xenidae (Pohl & Beutel, 2005) - 26 Species
Xiphocentronidae (Schmid, 1982) - 2 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 3 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 6 SpeciesAwl-flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 2 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 5 SpeciesErmine Moths
Zhangsolvidae (Nagatomi & Yang, 1998) - 2 Species
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 52 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zorotypidae (Silvestri, 1913) - 1 Species
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 11 SpeciesBurnet Moths
646 Families with 55377 Species in Brazil
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Brazil without family allocation
Heliconinus ethilla (Godart, 1819)Info
1 Species in Insecta for Brazil listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Apterentoma (Chen, 1958)
Archimetabola (Crampton, 1928)
Dicondylata (Boudreaux, 1979)
Dicondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
Ectognatha (Stummer-traunfels, 1891)
Ectotropha (Grassi, 1888)
Ectotrophi (Grassi, 1888)
Ectotrophica (Tillyard, 1926)
Euthysanura (Schepotieff, 1909)
Phanerognatha (Krausse & Wolff, 1919)
Thysanuradelphia (Crampton, 1916)
Thysanurata (Bey-bienko, 1962)
Thysanurida (Pearce, 1936)
Triplura (Ewing, 1942)

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