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Distribution path and Subregions of Cambrian (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Paleozoic - Cambrian
Subregions: Lower Cambrian, Middle Cambrian, Upper Cambrian
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Cambrian
Class
Cambrian
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 32 families, 49 genera, 61 species
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Families2.679    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.878.527    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
Cambrian
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     31 families, 39 genera, 39 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Cambrian
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 1 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 1 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesAphids
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesRobber flies
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesJewel beetles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 1 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 3 SpeciesGrass moth
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 2 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) -> Elaterinae - 1 SpeciesSkipjacks
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 1 SpeciesEulophids
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 1 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) -> Tipulidae - 1 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 2 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 1 SpeciesWalking sticks
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 1 Species
Pygiopsyllidae (Wagner, 1939) - 1 Species
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnout Moths
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 2 SpeciesRove beetles
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHigher termites
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 2 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 1 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Trictenotomidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesCroc beetles
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSocial Wasps
31 Families with 39 Species in Cambrian
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Cambrian
Acanthopsylla utia -> Frontopsylla frontalisInfo
Agrypnus minicephalus (Ôhira, 1970)Info
Aphis symphyti kochiella (Del Guercio, 1916)Info
Argyroploce glaphyraspis (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Autosticha strenuella (Walker, 1864)Info
Buprestis fremontia (Burke, 1924)Info
Ceratopsyche morosa morosa (Hagen, 1861)Info
Colaphellus jakutus (Machatschke, 1954)Info
Coleophora nevadella (Baldizzone, 1985)Info
Compsolechia niobella (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Culladia tonkinella (Bleszynski, 1970)Info
Dasypogon caudatus -> Asilini caudatusInfo
Dioryctria kunmingella (Wang & Sung, 1985)Info
Dolichopeza shirakiella (Alexander, 1926)Info
Donacoscaptes poliella (Hampson, 1919)Info
Elachista bromella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Eleusis alutella (Fauvel, 1903)Info
Encarsia mexicella (Myartseva, 2009)Info
Evergestis funalis angelina (Munroe, 1974)Info
Filinota hermosella (Busck, 1911)Info
Galerita esmeraldina (Reichardt, 1967)Info
Heliconius amaryllis aglaspis (Stichel, 1923)Info
Horismenus periomma (Hansson, 2009)Info
Melanoplus pinctus (Scudder, 1897)Info
Nasutitermes grandinasus (Tsai & Chen, 1963)Info
Neotettix proavus (Rehn & Hebard, 1916)Info
Odysia molaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Olenecamptus olenus (Gahan, 1904)Info
Ommatius caudatus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Prosotas aluta aluta ()Info
Ramulus hydrocephalus (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1907)Info
Stenodynerus oculeus oculeus ()Info
Stenus haniwa (Hromadka, 1990)Info
Strigiphilus laticephalus (Uchida, 1949)Info
Tellervo norinia (Fruhstorfer, 1911)Info
Thaumaglossa indiana indiana (Pakistana Háva, 2006)Info
Thecla laudonia (Hewitson, 1867)Info
Thoradonta centropleura (Podgornaya, 1994)Info
Trictenotoma cindarella (Kriesche, 1921)Info
61 Species in Insecta for Cambrian listed
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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