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Distribution path and Subregions of Canada (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - Canada
Subregions: Alberta (Jarvis Bay), British Columbia (Vancouver Island), Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador (Labrador, Newfoundland), Northwest Territories (Sekwi Formation), Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Canada
Class
Canada
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 612 families, 7508 genera, 32771 species
Tree
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Families2.680    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.502    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 en.wikipedia.org
Insecta in species.wikimedia.org
Insecta in dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Canada
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     2 families, 4 genera, 8 species
Subclass
Canada
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     606 families, 7487 genera, 32744 species
Subclass
Canada
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     1 family, 3 genera, 4 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Canada
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 4 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Acartophthalmidae (Czerny, 1928) - 2 SpeciesAcartophthalmid flies
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 17 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 138 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 17 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelgidae (Heinze, 1962) - 11 SpeciesSpruce aphids
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 11 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 4 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 14 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 39 SpeciesDarners
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 423 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 4 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 11 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Ametropodidae (Bengtsson, 1913) - 3 SpeciesSand Minnows
Amphipsocidae (Mockford, 1978) - 1 SpeciesHairy-winged Barklice
Amphizoidae (Leconte, 1853) - 3 SpeciesTrout-stream beetles
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 1 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 128 SpeciesMining bees
Angarosphecidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 1 Species
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 7 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 35 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 19 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 365 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 13 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 8 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Apatelodidae (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1894) - 2 SpeciesAmerican Silkworm Moths
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 35 Species
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 9 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 530 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 126 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 23 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 197 SpeciesStingless bees
Apioceridae (Bigot, 1852) - 2 SpeciesFlower-loving flies
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 22 SpeciesFlat bugs
Archimylacridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Archotermopsidae (Engel, Grimaldi & Krishna, 2009) - 2 SpeciesRottenwood Termites
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 166 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 16 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 1 Species
Arthropleidae (Balthasar, 1937) - 1 SpeciesFlatheaded Mayflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 268 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 4 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 1 SpeciesAulacids
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 3 SpeciesSap flies
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 6 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 129 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Baetiscidae (Banks, 1900) - 7 SpeciesArmored Mayflies
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 14 SpeciesFlower moths
Belidae (Schönherr, 1826) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive weevils
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesFleas
Beraeidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesSmall eastern caddisflies
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 3 SpeciesStilt bugs
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 6 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 62 SpeciesMarch flies
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 1 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blastobasidae (Meyrick, 1894) - 6 SpeciesScavenger Moths
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 9 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 5 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 10 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bolbomyiidae (Stuckenberg, 2001) - 3 Species
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 163 SpeciesBee Flies
Boreidae (Latreille, 1816) - 8 SpeciesSnow fleas
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachycentridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 7 SpeciesHumpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 29 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 5 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 8 Species
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 174 SpeciesBraconids
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 15 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Brodiopteridae (Carpenter, 1963) - 1 Species
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 173 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 38 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 11 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Caenidae (Newman, 1853) - 13 SpeciesSmall Squaregilled Mayflies
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 2 Species
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 8 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Callaphididae (Borner, 1952) - 4 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 78 SpeciesBlow flies
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 1 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 6 SpeciesDemoiselles
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 2 SpeciesCamillid flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Canadaphididae (Richards, 1966) - 4 Species
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 144 SpeciesLeatherwings
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 2 Species
Capniidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 98 SpeciesSmall winter stoneflies
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1657 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 1 Species
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesFilth flies
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 6 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 206 SpeciesGall gnats
Cephidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesStem sawflies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 519 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceraphronidae (Haliday, 1833) - 4 SpeciesCeraphronids
Ceratocombidae (Fieber, 1861) - 1 Species
Ceratophyllidae (Dampf, 1908) - 144 SpeciesRodent fleas
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 196 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 16 SpeciesChalcids
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 37 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 549 SpeciesMidges
Chloroperlidae (Okamoto, 1912) - 71 SpeciesGreen stoneflies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 173 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 17 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 705 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 40 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 4 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 949 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 7 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 20 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 7 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimbrophlebiidae (Willmann, 1977) - 2 Species
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 29 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 4 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 10 Species
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 22 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 35 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 131 SpeciesLady cows
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 4 SpeciesKelp Flies
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 52 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 187 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 59 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 13 SpeciesDustywings
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Copromorphidae (Meyrick, 1905) - 2 SpeciesTropical Fruitworm Moths
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 8 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 46 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corioxenidae (Kinzelbach, 1970) - 1 Species
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 72 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 8 SpeciesHellgrammites
Corydasialidae (Wichard & Al., 2005) - 1 Species
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 15 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 36 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 193 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 418 SpeciesGrass moth
Cretamyzidae (Heie, 1992) - 1 Species
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 37 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 52 Species
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 112 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 5 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 538 SpeciesTrue weevils
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 1 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 11 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 8 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 5 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesGallflies
Dactylopiidae (Signoret, 1875) - 1 SpeciesCochineals
Dasydemellidae - 2 SpeciesShaggy Psocids
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 88 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 12 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 75 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 9 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 1 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 26 SpeciesDiapriids
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 36 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 6 SpeciesBog flies
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 4 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dinopanorpidae (Carpenter, 1972) - 5 Species
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Diprionidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 16 SpeciesConifer sawflies
Dipseudopsidae (Ulmer, 1904) - 3 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 12 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 439 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 8 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 15 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 56 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 11 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 13 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 314 SpeciesWater tigers
Echinophthiriidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 1 Species
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 1 Species
Ectopsocidae - 2 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 141 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 543 SpeciesSkipjacks
Electralbertidae (Botosaneanu & Wichard, 1983) - 1 Species
Electrococcidae (Koteja, 2000) - 1 Species
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 6 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Ellinaphididae (Kania & Wegierek, 2008) - 2 Species
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 37 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 150 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 22 SpeciesEncyrtids
Endecatomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 Species
Enderleinellidae (Ewing, 1929) - 1 Species
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 1 SpeciesGnat bug
Eomeropidae (Cockerell, 1909) - 1 Species
Eorpidae (Archibald & Al., 2013) - 2 Species
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 5 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephemerellidae (Klapálek, 1909) - 69 SpeciesSpiny Crawler Mayflies
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 16 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 195 SpeciesBrine fly
Epipsocidae - 2 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Epipygidae (Hamilton, 2001) - 1 Species
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 210 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 8 SpeciesEriococcids
Eriocottidae (Spuler, 1898) - 1 SpeciesOld World Spiny Winged Moths
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 2 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucharitidae (Latreille, 1809) - 5 SpeciesEucharitids
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 8 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 21 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 1 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 175 SpeciesEulophids
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 4 SpeciesEupelmids
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 41 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 10 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 68 SpeciesLittle house flies
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 11 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 3 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 Species
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 235 SpeciesAnts
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 4 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 1 SpeciesToad bugs
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 297 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 8 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 836 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Georyssidae (Laporte, 1819) - 1 SpeciesMinute mud-loving beetles
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesDor beetles
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 3 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 23 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 7 SpeciesSedge Moths
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 5 Species
Gomphaeschnidae (Tillyard & Frase, 1940) - 3 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 55 SpeciesClubtails
Goniodidae (Mjoberg, 1910) - 1 Species
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 216 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Grassyaphididae (Heie, 2000) - 1 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 31 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Grylloblattidae (E. M. Walker, 1914) - 2 SpeciesGrylloblattids
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 2 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 41 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 138 SpeciesSweat bees
Halictophagidae (Perkins, 1905) - 3 Species
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 30 SpeciesHaliplids
Hapalopteridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 1 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 18 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Heloridae (Förster, 1856) - 2 SpeciesHelorids
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 60 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 16 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 129 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 218 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 36 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 77 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hilarimorphidae (Hendel, 1936) - 7 SpeciesHilarimorphid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 7 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 57 SpeciesClown beetles
Hodotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 1 SpeciesHarvester termites
Homothetidae (Scudder, 1885) - 1 Species
Hoplopleuridae (Ewing, 1929) - 2 Species
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 3 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 136 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 12 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 38 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 114 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 65 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 152 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hystrichopsyllidae (Tiraboschi, 1904) - 22 SpeciesInsectivore fleas
Ibaliidae (Thomson, 1862) - 4 SpeciesIbaliids
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 442 SpeciesIchneumonids
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 7 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Inocelliidae (Navas, 1913) - 1 SpeciesInocelliid snakeflies
Ironomyiidae (Mcalpine & Martin, 1966) - 1 SpeciesIronic flies
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 5 SpeciesBat fleas
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Jascopidae (Hamilton, 1971) - 1 Species
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 1 SpeciesDrywood termites
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Kermesidae (Signoret, 1875) - 5 SpeciesGall-like Scale Insects
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 23 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 3 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Labradorocoleidae (Ponomarenko, 1969) - 1 Species
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 15 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 22 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 12 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lathridiidae (Redtenbacher, 1845) - 2 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 25 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 72 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 27 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 2 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 35 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 104 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptohyphidae (Landa & Soldán, 1985) - 11 SpeciesLittle Stout Crawler Mayflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 34 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Leptopsyllidae (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915) - 15 SpeciesRabbit fleas
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 13 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 2 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 26 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 85 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 22 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 182 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 15 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 543 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Linognathidae (Webb, 1946) - 1 Species
Liopteridae (Ashmead, 1895) - 2 SpeciesLiopterids
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 5 SpeciesBooklice
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 12 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 87 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 10 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 25 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 294 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 15 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 35 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 Species
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 60 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machilidae (Grassi, 1888) - 6 SpeciesJumping bristletails
Maimetshidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) -> Megalyridae - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 7 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesMantis-flies
Matsucoccidae (Morrison, 1927) - 1 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 180 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Megaspilidae (Ashmead, 1893) - 4 SpeciesMegaspilids
Meinertellidae (Verhoeff, 1910) - 2 SpeciesRock bristletails
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 38 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) - 3 SpeciesMelittid bees
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 27 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 67 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 118 SpeciesMembracids
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 1 SpeciesBird lice
Meropeidae (Espen-petersen, 1921) - 1 SpeciesForcepflies
Mesopsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 4 SpeciesMiddle Barklice
Mesoraphidiidae (Martynov, 1925) - 1 Species
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 1 SpeciesWater treaders
Mesozoicaphididae (Heie, 1992) - 6 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 11 SpeciesStilt Flies
Microphysidae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesMicrophysids
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 1 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 13 SpeciesFilth flies
Mimallonidae (Burmeister, 1878) - 2 SpeciesSackbearer Moths
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 430 SpeciesGrass bugs
Molannidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesHood Casemakers
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 1 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 21 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 80 SpeciesPintail beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 426 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 9 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 462 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 4 SpeciesMydas flies
Mylacridae (Scudder, 1886) - 3 Species
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 36 SpeciesFairy wasps
Mymarommatidae (Debauche, 1948) - 4 SpeciesMymarommatid wasps
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 2 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 4 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 17 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 8 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 48 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Neoephemeridae (Traver In Needham, Traver & Hsu, 1935) - 1 SpeciesLarge square-gilled mayflies
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesWater stick insects
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 71 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1799 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 26 SpeciesTuft moths
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 2 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 72 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 461 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 1 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 4 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 8 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 4 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 28 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 11 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 23 SpeciesBot flies
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 9 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 9 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 7 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Oreoleptidae (Zloty, Sinclair & Pritchard, 2005) - 1 Species
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 8 SpeciesArmyrids
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 6 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Otitidae (Macquart, 1835) -> Ulidiidae - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged flies
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 4 Species
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 3 Species
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Palaeoaphididae (Richards, 1966) - 5 Species
Palaeoleontidae (Martins-neto, 1992) - 1 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 13 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pamphiliidae (Cameron, 1890) - 5 SpeciesWeb-spinning sawflies
Panorpidae (Linnaeus, 1758) - 12 SpeciesCommon scorpionflies
Panorpodidae (Byers, 1965) - 2 Species
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 88 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 3 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Pelecinidae (Haliday, 1839) - 1 SpeciesPelecinids
Pelecorhynchidae (Philip, 1941) - 2 SpeciesPelecorhynchid flies
Peltoperlidae (Claassen, 1931) - 9 SpeciesRoachlike stoneflies
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 75 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 11 SpeciesPerilampids
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 7 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 6 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 92 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Petaluridae (Needham, 1903) - 1 SpeciesGraybacks
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 3 Species
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 9 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 6 Species
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 4 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 24 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 157 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 27 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Phylloxeridae (Herrich-schaeffer, 1854) - 1 SpeciesPhylloxerans
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 134 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piesmatidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 6 SpeciesAsh-grey leaf bugs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 32 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 81 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platygastridae (Haliday, 1833) - 10 SpeciesPlatygastrids
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 24 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 17 SpeciesSignal flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 1 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 20 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 32 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 4 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 4 Species
Polystoechotidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 SpeciesGiant lacewings
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 95 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Potamanthidae (Albarda In Selys-lonchamps, 1888) - 4 SpeciesHacklegilled Burrower Mayflies
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 1 Species
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 2 Species
Proctotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesProctotrupids
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 26 SpeciesYucca Moths
Promastacidae (Kevan & Wighton, 1981) - 2 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 2 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 3 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 35 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 34 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 25 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 11 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 19 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychomyiidae (Walker, 1852) - 1 SpeciesTube-making caddisflies
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 55 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 107 SpeciesPteromalids
Pteronarcyidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 9 SpeciesGiant stoneflies
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 136 SpeciesPlume Moths
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 3 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 12 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 46 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 7 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesCommon fleas
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 1 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 259 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 4 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 10 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 2 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Raphidiidae (Latreille, 1810) - 7 SpeciesRaphidiid snakeflies
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 20 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhachiberothidae (Tjeder, 1959) - 1 SpeciesThorny lacewings
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 12 SpeciesCamel crickets
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 2 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 2 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 8 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 11 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhopalosomatidae (Ashmead, 1896) - 2 SpeciesRhopalosomatid wasps
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 23 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 41 SpeciesSeed bugs
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 2 Species
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 1 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 12 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 10 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 31 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sapygidae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesClub-horned wasps
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 153 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 39 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 44 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 104 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 21 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 50 SpeciesScelionids
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 11 SpeciesWindow Flies
Schizoblattidae (Durden, 1969) - 1 Species
Schreckensteiniidae (Fletcher, 1929) - 2 SpeciesBristle Legged Moths
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 140 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 23 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scolebythidae (Evans, 1963) - 2 SpeciesScolebythid wasps
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scolytidae (Latreille, 1807) -> Curculionidae - 1 SpeciesBark beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 8 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesScydmaenines
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 28 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sericostomatidae (Stephens, 1836) - 3 SpeciesBushtailed Caddisflies
Serphitidae (Brues, 1937) - 6 Species
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 61 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sialidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesAlderflies
Sierolomorphidae (Krombein, 1951) - 1 SpeciesSierolomorphid wasps
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 20 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 14 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 121 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 49 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 13 SpeciesWood wasp
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 7 SpeciesSpongeflies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 174 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphaeropsocidae (Kolbe, 1883) - 1 Species
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 36 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 3 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 92 SpeciesHawk Moths
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 559 SpeciesRove beetles
Steingeliidae (Morrison, 1927) - 1 Species
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 3 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Stenopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesNarrow Barklice
Stenotrachelidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 6 SpeciesFalse longhorn beetles
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stigmaphronidae (Kozlov In Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 4 SpeciesStigmaphronid wasps
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 116 SpeciesSoldier flies
Stylopidae (Kirby, 1813) - 5 SpeciesStrepsiptera
Synchroidae (Lacordaire, 1859) - 1 SpeciesSynchroa bark beetles
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 557 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 167 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 677 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Taeniopterygidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 20 SpeciesWillowflies
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 57 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 219 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 149 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 8 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetracampidae (Förster, 1856) - 9 SpeciesTetracampid wasps
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 16 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 13 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 57 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thanerocleridae (Chapin, 1921) - 1 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 2 SpeciesSolitary midges
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 64 SpeciesTherevids
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 68 SpeciesCommon thrips
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 10 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thynnidae (Shuckard, 1841) - 2 SpeciesThynnid Wasps
Thyreocoridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 11 SpeciesBlack bugs
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 3 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 86 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 45 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 242 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 31 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 938 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 33 SpeciesTorymids
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 3 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 16 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Trichodectidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 1 Species
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 10 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 3 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trigonalidae (Cresson, 1887) - 2 SpeciesTrigonalid wasps
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 34 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 13 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 3 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 12 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 48 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Urodidae (Kyrki, 1984) - 1 SpeciesFalse Burnet Moths
Vanhorniidae (Crawford, 1909) - 1 SpeciesVanhorniids
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Vermipsyllidae (Wagner, 1889) - 4 SpeciesCarnivore fleas
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 3 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 95 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Xenidae (Pohl & Beutel, 2005) - 1 Species
Xiphydriidae (Leach, 1819) - 4 SpeciesWood wasps
Xyelidae (Newman, 1835) - 4 SpeciesXyelid sawflies
Xylococcidae (Pergrande, 1898) - 1 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 9 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 14 SpeciesAwl-flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 17 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 61 SpeciesErmine Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 13 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 7 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesBurnet Moths
613 Families with 32817 Species in Canada
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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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