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Distribution path and Subregions of Central America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America
Subregions: Belize (Maya Mountains), Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama (Nusagandi Reserve)
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Central America
Class
Central America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 598 families, 10563 genera, 48869 species
Tree
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Families2.679    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.383    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
Central America
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     2 families, 5 genera, 8 species
Subclass
Central America
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     591 families, 10539 genera, 48833 species
Subclass
Central America
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     2 families, 3 genera, 6 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Central America
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 11 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 22 Species
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 2 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 33 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aclerdidae (Ferris, 1937) - 4 SpeciesAclerdid scales
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 218 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelgidae (Heinze, 1962) - 5 SpeciesSpruce aphids
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 1 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 35 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 12 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 40 SpeciesDarners
Agaonidae (Walker, 1848) - 19 SpeciesFig wasps
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 83 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Aididae (Schaus, 1906) - 2 Species
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 49 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 10 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Amphipsocidae (Mockford, 1978) - 1 SpeciesHairy-winged Barklice
Amphipterygidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 Species
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 1 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 389 SpeciesMining bees
Anisembiidae (Davis, 1940) - 19 Species
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 4 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 9 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anomalopsychidae (Flint, 1981) - 6 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 9 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 111 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 22 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 3 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 3 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 165 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 21 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Apatelodidae (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1894) - 55 SpeciesAmerican Silkworm Moths
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 7 Species
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 22 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 47 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 177 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 5 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 997 SpeciesStingless bees
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 13 SpeciesFlat bugs
Archembiidae (Ross, 2001) - 2 Species
Archeocrypticidae (Kaszab, 1964) - 3 SpeciesCryptic fungus beetles
Archipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 13 SpeciesAncient Barklice
Archotermopsidae (Engel, Grimaldi & Krishna, 2009) - 4 SpeciesRottenwood Termites
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1449 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 2 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 11 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 22 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 177 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 21 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Asterolecaniidae (Cockerell, 1896) - 1 SpeciesAsterolecaniids
Ateluridae (Remington, 1954) -> Atelurinae - 0 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Atriplectididae (Neboiss, 1977) - 10 Species
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 104 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 2 SpeciesAulacids
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSap flies
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 3 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 45 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesFlower moths
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 30 SpeciesFleas
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 15 SpeciesStilt bugs
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 1 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 32 SpeciesMarch flies
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 33 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 68 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blastobasidae (Meyrick, 1894) - 2 SpeciesScavenger Moths
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 120 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 13 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 5 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bohartillidae (Kinzelbach, 1969) - 1 Species
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 90 SpeciesBee Flies
Boridae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesConifer bark beetles
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 72 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 27 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 7 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 35 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 3 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 297 SpeciesBraconids
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 13 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 276 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 4 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 16 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Caenidae (Newman, 1853) - 1 SpeciesSmall Squaregilled Mayflies
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 15 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 42 SpeciesBlow flies
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 11 SpeciesCedar beetles
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 10 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 17 SpeciesDemoiselles
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 12 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 13 SpeciesLeatherwings
Capniidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 16 SpeciesSmall winter stoneflies
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1080 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carayonemidae (Richard, 1986) - 1 SpeciesCarayonemids
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 4 Species
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Carsidaridae (Crawford, 1911) - 6 Species
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 26 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 191 SpeciesGall gnats
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2269 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratocombidae (Fieber, 1861) - 1 Species
Ceratophyllidae (Dampf, 1908) - 18 SpeciesRodent fleas
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 309 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 79 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerococcidae (Balachowsky, 1942) - 2 SpeciesOrnate pit scales
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 4 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 19 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chaeteessidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 2 Species
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 76 SpeciesChalcids
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 2 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 43 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 10 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 113 SpeciesMidges
Chloroperlidae (Okamoto, 1912) - 26 SpeciesGreen stoneflies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 155 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 31 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1572 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 44 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1047 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 2 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 40 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 30 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Cladiopsocidae - 6 Species
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 17 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 12 Species
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clothodidae (Tillyard, 1937) - 1 Species
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 66 SpeciesDruid Flies
Cneoglossidae (Champion, 1897) - 2 Species
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 37 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 53 SpeciesLady cows
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 77 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 170 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 116 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Compsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 1 Species
Conchaspididae (Green, 1896) - 2 SpeciesFalse armoured scales
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 4 SpeciesDustywings
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 43 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Copromorphidae (Meyrick, 1905) - 4 SpeciesTropical Fruitworm Moths
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 2 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 4 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 200 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 17 SpeciesHellgrammites
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 12 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 9 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 18 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 61 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 941 SpeciesGrass moth
Cryptocercidae (Handlirsch In Schröder, 1925) - 1 SpeciesWood roaches
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 3 Species
Ctenostylidae (Bigot, 1882) - 1 Species
Ctenuchidae (W. Kirby, 1837) - 4 SpeciesWasp moths
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 96 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 353 SpeciesMosquitoes
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3056 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 27 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 5 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesGallflies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 1 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dalceridae (Dyar, 1898) - 13 SpeciesTropical Slug Caterpillar Moths
Dasydemellidae - 2 SpeciesShaggy Psocids
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 76 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 121 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 41 SpeciesSkin beetles
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 53 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 162 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 2 SpeciesBog flies
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 12 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dilaridae (Newman, 1853) - 1 SpeciesPleasing lacewings
Dioptidae (J. Bechyné, 1950) -> Dioptinae - 0 SpeciesAmerican False Tiger Moths
Diprionidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 1 SpeciesConifer sawflies
Dipsocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesDipsocorids
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 6 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 17 SpeciesDixid Midges
Doidae (Donahue & Brown, 1987) - 0 SpeciesDoid Moths
Dolabellopsocidae (Eertmoed, 1973) - 1 Species
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 341 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 1 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 328 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 2 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 36 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 21 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 243 SpeciesWater tigers
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) - 11 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 6 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 178 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 656 SpeciesSkipjacks
Electrentomidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 2 Species
Elenchidae (Perkins, 1905) - 1 Species
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 64 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Embolemidae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesEmbolemid wasps
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 16 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 368 SpeciesEncyrtids
Enderleinellidae (Ewing, 1929) - 10 Species
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 125 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 1 SpeciesGnat bug
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 1 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 3 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 121 SpeciesBrine fly
Epipsocidae - 2 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Epipygidae (Hamilton, 2001) - 1 Species
Epipyropidae (Dyar, 1903) - 2 SpeciesPlanthopper Parasite Moths
Episactidae (Burr, 1899) - 13 Species
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 747 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 2 SpeciesEriococcids
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucharitidae (Latreille, 1809) - 10 SpeciesEucharitids
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 1 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 2 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 586 SpeciesEulophids
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 21 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 27 SpeciesEupelmids
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 1 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 21 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 29 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Euthyplociidae (Lestage, 1921) - 2 Species
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 32 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 7 SpeciesLittle house flies
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 4 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 11 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 9 Species
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1402 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 57 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 11 SpeciesToad bugs
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 62 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 11 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 1150 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesDor beetles
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 26 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 2 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 68 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 12 SpeciesSedge Moths
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 46 SpeciesClubtails
Goniodidae (Mjoberg, 1910) - 5 Species
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 16 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 6 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 197 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 8 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Gyropidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 8 Species
Haematopinidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 4 SpeciesUngulate lice
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 158 SpeciesSweat bees
Halictophagidae (Perkins, 1905) - 2 Species
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 3 SpeciesHaliplids
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Hedylidae (Guenée, 1857) - 15 SpeciesAmerican Butterfly Moths
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 30 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesSun Moths
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 22 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hemipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesLeaf Litter Barklice
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 7 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 6 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Heptapsogasteridae (Carriker, 1936) -> Philopteridae - 1 Species
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1380 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 19 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heteronemiidae (Rehn, J. A. G., 1904) - 2 Species
Heterothripidae (Bagnall, 1912) - 3 Species
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 22 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 452 SpeciesClown beetles
Homotomidae (Heslop-harrison, 1958) - 3 Species
Hoplopleuridae (Ewing, 1929) - 18 Species
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTeak Moths
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 64 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 64 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 85 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 3 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 138 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 109 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 236 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Ibaliidae (Thomson, 1862) - 1 SpeciesIbaliids
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 883 SpeciesIchneumonids
Inbiomyiidae (Buck, 2006) - 3 Species
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 5 SpeciesBat fleas
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 6 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 53 SpeciesDrywood termites
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 22 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Kerriidae (Lindinger, 1937) - 1 SpeciesLac Insects
Kinnaridae (Muir, 1925) - 2 SpeciesKinnarid Planthoppers
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 5 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 50 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lacturidae (Heppner, 1995) - 4 SpeciesTropical Burnet Moths
Laemobothriidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 5 Species
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 258 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Largidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 13 SpeciesBordered plant bugs
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 100 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 24 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 138 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecanodiaspididae (Borchsenius, 1965) - 3 SpeciesLecanodiaspidids
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 3 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 21 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 102 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptohyphidae (Landa & Soldán, 1985) - 28 SpeciesLittle Stout Crawler Mayflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 44 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopsyllidae (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915) - 1 SpeciesRabbit fleas
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 7 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 8 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 16 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 142 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 118 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 16 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 65 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 390 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Linognathidae (Webb, 1946) - 7 Species
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 2 SpeciesBooklice
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 9 Species
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 15 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 15 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 2 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 17 SpeciesStag beetles
Lutrochidae (Kasap & Crowson, 1975) - 2 SpeciesTravertine beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 544 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 24 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 80 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 6 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Machilidae (Grassi, 1888) - 5 SpeciesJumping bristletails
Macroveliidae (Mckinstry, 1942) - 1 SpeciesMacroveliid shore bugs
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 50 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesMantis-flies
Mantoididae (Giglio-tos, 1927) - 2 Species
Margarodidae (Newstead, 1901) - 1 SpeciesCottony cushion scales
Matsucoccidae (Morrison, 1927) - 1 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 338 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Megalopygidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 39 SpeciesFlannel Moths
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 22 SpeciesFlatwings
Meinertellidae (Verhoeff, 1910) - 3 SpeciesRock bristletails
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) - 12 SpeciesMelittid bees
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 258 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 253 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 333 SpeciesMembracids
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 66 SpeciesBird lice
Meropeidae (Espen-petersen, 1921) - 1 SpeciesForcepflies
Merothripidae (Hood, 1914) - 2 SpeciesLarge-legged thrips
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 10 SpeciesWater treaders
Micromalthidae (Barber, 1913) - 1 SpeciesTelephone-pole beetles
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 75 SpeciesStilt Flies
Microphysidae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesMicrophysids
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 21 SpeciesFilth flies
Mimallonidae (Burmeister, 1878) - 39 SpeciesSackbearer Moths
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 250 SpeciesGrass bugs
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 5 SpeciesScaly crickets
Monomachidae (Ashmead, 1902) - 2 SpeciesMonomachid wasps
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 9 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 28 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 122 SpeciesPintail beetles
Musapsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 1 Species
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 79 SpeciesHouse flies
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 135 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 12 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 11 SpeciesMydas flies
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 13 SpeciesFairy wasps
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 2 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Myrmecolacidae (Saunders, 1872) - 1 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 17 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 1 Species
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 4 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) -> Nemonychinae - 1 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 19 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesWater stick insects
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 14 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nicoletiidae (Escherich, 1905) - 2 SpeciesNicoletiids
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 775 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 11 Species
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 84 SpeciesTuft moths
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 7 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 20 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 535 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 13 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 1775 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 5 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 3 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 12 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 7 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 31 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 40 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesBot flies
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 6 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 1 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesArmyrids
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 8 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 20 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 3 Species
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) -> Belidae - 1 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 3 Species
Pachytroctidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 4 SpeciesThick Barklice
Panorpidae (Linnaeus, 1758) - 42 SpeciesCommon scorpionflies
Pantophthalmidae (Williston, 1906) - 15 SpeciesTimber flies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 301 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) - 14 Species
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 199 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Pecaroecidae (Kéler, 1963) - 1 Species
Pediculidae (Leach, 1817) - 4 Species
Pelecinidae (Haliday, 1839) - 1 SpeciesPelecinids
Peltoperlidae (Claassen, 1931) - 7 SpeciesRoachlike stoneflies
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 124 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 9 SpeciesPerilampids
Perilestidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1938) - 2 SpeciesShortwings
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 8 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 10 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 85 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 37 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 2 SpeciesWalking sticks
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 65 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 79 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 106 Species
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 37 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 522 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 351 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piesmatidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesAsh-grey leaf bugs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 45 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Plastoceridae (Crowson, 1972) - 1 Species
Platygastridae (Haliday, 1833) - 29 SpeciesPlatygastrids
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platypodidae (Shuckard, 1840) -> Curculionidae - 1 SpeciesAmbrosia beetles
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 21 SpeciesShadowdamsels
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 10 SpeciesSignal flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 2 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plokiophilidae (China, 1953) - 1 Species
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 3 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 57 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 80 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 6 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 21 Species
Polystoechotidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 SpeciesGiant lacewings
Polythoridae (Munz, 1919) - 8 SpeciesBannerwings
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 61 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 6 Species
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 1 SpeciesYucca Moths
Proscopiidae (Serville, 1838) - 3 SpeciesJumping sticks
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesThreadtails
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 18 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 79 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Pseudolestidae (Kirby, 1900) - 1 Species
Pseudophasmatidae (Kirby, 1896) - 55 SpeciesStriped Walkingsticks
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 10 SpeciesForest giants
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 13 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 32 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psoquillidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 2 SpeciesBird Nest Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 13 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 160 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 72 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 5 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 36 SpeciesPteromalids
Pteronarcyidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 5 SpeciesGiant stoneflies
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 106 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pthiridae (Leach, 1817) - 1 Species
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 1 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 56 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptiloneuridae (Eertmoed, 1973) - 8 Species
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesCommon fleas
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 3 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 Species
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 368 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 4 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 7 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 11 SpeciesCotton stainers
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 1 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 3 Species
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 120 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 10 SpeciesCamel crickets
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 24 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 14 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 3 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 5 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhopalopsyllidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 10 SpeciesRodent fleas
Rhopalosomatidae (Ashmead, 1896) - 7 SpeciesRhopalosomatid wasps
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 129 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 58 SpeciesSeed bugs
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 37 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Richardiidae (Snow, 1896) -> Richardidae - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged flies
Ricinidae (Neumann, 1890) - 7 Species
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 577 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Ripipterygidae (Ander, 1939) - 26 Species
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 92 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Ropalomeridae (Linder, 1930) - 5 SpeciesRopalomerid flies
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 397 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 30 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 17 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 149 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 236 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 881 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 0 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 19 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 29 SpeciesScelionids
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 6 SpeciesWindow Flies
Schizopteridae (Reuter, 1891) - 1 SpeciesJumping ground bugs
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 18 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 20 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 22 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Sematuridae (Guenée, 1858) - 8 SpeciesAmerican Swallowtail Moths
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 14 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 4 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 4 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 74 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 63 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 3 SpeciesSpongeflies
Somatiidae (Hendel, 1935) - 3 Species
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 96 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 38 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 6 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 235 SpeciesHawk Moths
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 11 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
Spurostigmatidae (Casasola Gonzalez, 2006) - 1 Species
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 221 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 3 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stephanocircidae (Wagner, 1928) - 1 Species
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 186 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 101 SpeciesBat flies
Syringogastridae (Prado, 1969) - 3 Species
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 386 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 240 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 265 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Taeniopterygidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 14 SpeciesWillowflies
Tanaostigmatidae (Howard, 1890) - 9 SpeciesTanaostigmatids
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 10 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Telegeusidae (Leconte, 1861) - 2 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 2 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 191 SpeciesPeacock flies
Teratembiidae (Krauss, 1911) - 8 Species
Termitaphididae (Myers, 1924) - 4 SpeciesTermite bugs
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 58 SpeciesHigher termites
Tessaratomidae (Stål, 1864) - 1 SpeciesTessaratomids
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 2 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 31 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 400 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 30 SpeciesTherevids
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 19 Species
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 73 SpeciesCommon thrips
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 9 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thyreocoridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 23 SpeciesBlack bugs
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 64 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 69 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 122 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 2 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 456 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 3 SpeciesTorymids
Trichodectidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 9 Species
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 21 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 8 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trimenoponidae (Harrison, 1916) - 2 Species
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 57 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 11 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 66 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 32 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 66 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 1 Species
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 24 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Urodidae (Kyrki, 1984) - 2 SpeciesFalse Burnet Moths
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 25 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 1 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 143 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Xenidae (Pohl & Beutel, 2005) - 2 Species
Xiphocentronidae (Schmid, 1982) - 9 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 3 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 2 SpeciesAwl-flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 10 SpeciesErmine Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 76 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zorotypidae (Silvestri, 1913) - 5 Species
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesBurnet Moths
601 Families with 48897 Species in Central America
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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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