Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
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Distribution path and Subregions of Cretaceous (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Mesozoic - Cretaceous
Subregions: Lower Cretaceous, Upper Cretaceous
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Cretaceous
Class
Cretaceous
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 709 families, 2798 genera, 4746 species
Tree
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Families2.679    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.371    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
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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
Cretaceous
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Subclass
Cretaceous
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     700 families, 2782 genera, 4730 species
Subclass
Cretaceous
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     1 family, 4 genera, 4 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Cretaceous
Acanthocnemidae (Crowson, 1964) - 1 Species
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 4 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 1 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSpider flies
Actinoscytinidae (Evans, 1956) -> Progonocimicidae - 1 Species
Ademosynidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 3 Species
Adiheterothripidae (Shumsher, 1946) - 5 Species
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 3 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aerophasmidae (Martynov, 1928) - 9 Species
Aeschnidiidae (Needham, 1903) - 37 Species
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesDarners
Aetheogrammatidae (Ren & Michael S. Engel, 2008) - 4 Species
Agaonidae (Walker, 1848) - 1 SpeciesFig wasps
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 2 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Aktassiidae (Pritykina, 1968) - 6 Species
Alavarommatidae (Ortega-blanco & Al., 2011) - 1 Species
Albicoccidae (Koteja, 2004) - 1 Species
Alerollidae (Kaddumi, 2005) - 1 Species
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 11 SpeciesWhiteflies
Allopetaliidae (Cockerell, 1913) - 2 Species
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Ambermantidae (Grimaldi, 2003) - 1 Species
Ametropodidae (Bengtsson, 1913) - 1 SpeciesSand Minnows
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 1 Species
Amphientomidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTropical Barklice
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 25 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Anaplectidae (Walker, 1868) - 1 Species
Anaxyelidae (Martynov, 1925) - 9 SpeciesIncense Cedar Wood Wasps
Aneuretopsychidae (Rasnitsyn & Kozlov, 1990) - 5 Species
Angarosphecidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 8 Species
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 9 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 6 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 1 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Antefungivoridae (Rohdendorf, 1938) - 5 Species
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 2 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocephalidae (Kaddumi, 2005) - 1 Species
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 3 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesStingless bees
Apsilocephalidae (Nagatomi & Al., 1991) - 2 Species
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 7 SpeciesFlat bugs
Araripeblattidae (Martins-neto & Al., 2010) - 3 Species
Araripechlorogomphidae (Bechly & Ueda, 2002) - 1 Species
Araripegomphidae (Bechly, 1996) - 3 Species
Araripelibellulidae (Bechly, 1996) - 8 Species
Araripeneuridae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 6 Species
Araripephlebiidae (Bechly, 1998) - 1 Species
Archaeatropidae (Baz & Ortuño, 2000) - 12 Species
Archaeocynipidae (Rasnitsyn & Kovalev, 1988) - 3 Species
Archegocimicidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 12 Species
Archeorhinotermitidae (Krishna & Grimaldi, 2003) - 1 Species
Archijassidae (Becker-migdisova, 1962) - 12 Species
Archimylacridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Archipsyllidae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 5 Species
Archisargidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 5 Species
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 4 Species
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesTiger Moths
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 2 SpeciesOwlflies
Ascalochrysidae (Ren & Makarkin, 2009) - 1 Species
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesRobber flies
Asiochaoboridae (Hong & Wang, 1990) - 4 Species
Asiopteridae (Pritykina, 1968) - 1 Species
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 14 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 7 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 33 SpeciesAulacids
Australiphemeridae (Mccafferty, 1991) - 2 Species
Australochoristidae - 1 Species
Austroniidae (Kozlov, 1975) - 1 SpeciesAustroniid wasps
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 3 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Babinskaiidae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 8 Species
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Baetiscidae (Banks, 1900) - 1 SpeciesArmored Mayflies
Baissidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 1 Species
Baissodidae (Benton, 1993) - 7 Species
Baissoferidae (Sukatsheva, 1968) - 5 Species
Baissogryllidae (Gorochov, 1985) - 34 Species
Baissomantidae (Gratshev & Zherikhin, 1993) - 2 Species
Baissopteridae (Martynova, 1961) - 21 Species
Bajanzhargalanidae (Storozhenko, 1992) - 1 Species
Bajsaphididae (Homan, Zyla & Wegierek, 2015) - 5 Species
Baleyopterygidae (N.d. Sinichenkova, 1985) - 3 Species
Belidae (Schönherr, 1826) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive weevils
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesFleas
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 27 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 18 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bethylonymidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 2 Species
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesMarch flies
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 9 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 1 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 8 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 4 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blattulidae (Vishnyokova, 1982) - 31 Species
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Boholdoyidae (Kovalev, 1985) - 1 Species
Bolitophilidae (Malloch, 1917) - 1 Species
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesBee Flies
Boreidae (Latreille, 1816) - 1 SpeciesSnow fleas
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bouretidae (Martins-neto, 2001) - 1 Species
Brachycentridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 1 SpeciesHumpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 2 Species
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 18 SpeciesBraconids
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Brongniartiellidae (Martynova, 1949) - 2 Species
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 61 SpeciesJewel beetles
Burmacoccidae (Koteja, 2004) - 1 Species
Burmaphlebiidae (Bechly & Poinar, 2013) - 1 Species
Burmitaphididae (Poinar & Brown, 2005) - 3 Species
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 6 SpeciesPill beetles
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 2 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 1 SpeciesBlow flies
Caloblattinidae (Vršanský & Ansorge In Vršanský, 2000) - 16 Species
Campterophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 3 Species
Canadaphididae (Richards, 1966) - 8 Species
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 3 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 54 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Caridae (Thompson, 1992) - 30 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 11 SpeciesGall gnats
Cephidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesStem sawflies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 126 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cercopionidae (Hamilton, 1990) - 1 Species
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 7 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chaeteessidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 8 Species
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 19 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chimeromyiidae (Grimaldi & Cumming, 2009) - 8 Species
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 49 SpeciesMidges
Chresmodidae (Haase, 1890) - 9 Species
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 21 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Chrysoraphidiidae (Liu, Ren, & Yang, 2014) - 1 Species
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 49 SpeciesCicadas
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimbrophlebiidae (Willmann, 1977) - 3 Species
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 9 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 1 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clothodidae (Tillyard, 1937) - 1 Species
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesLady cows
Coelocatiniidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 2 Species
Compsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 3 Species
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 18 SpeciesDustywings
Coptoclavidae (Ponomarenko, 1961) - 18 SpeciesExtinct family
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 2 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 4 SpeciesHellgrammites
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 7 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Cramptonomyiidae (Hennig, 1969) - 1 Species
Cratomastotermitidae (Engel, Grimaldi & Krishna, 2009) - 1 Species
Cratopetaliidae (Bechly, 2010) - 1 Species
Cratovitismidae (Bechly, 2007) - 1 Species
Cretacoenagrionidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Cretamyzidae (Heie, 1992) - 1 Species
Cretapetaluridae (Bechly, 1996) - 4 Species
Cretomantidae (Gratshev & Zherikhin, 1994) - 2 Species
Cretostylopidae (Grimalid & Kathirithamby, 2005) - 1 Species
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 7 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 2 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 45 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cymatophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesGallflies
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 3 SpeciesSkin beetles
Diadocidiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 1 Species
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 8 SpeciesDiapriids
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Diechoblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) -> Diplatyinae - 1 Species
Dipseudopsidae (Ulmer, 1904) - 3 Species
Dipteromantispidae (Makarkin & Al., 2013) - 4 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 20 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 22 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dysmorphoptilidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Dysoneuridae (Sukatsheva, 1968) - 4 Species
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesWater tigers
Eadiidae (Vršanský, 2009) - 1 Species
Ebboidae (Perrichot, Nel, Guilbert & Neraudeau, 2006) - 1 Species
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) -> Blattellidae - 1 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 31 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 22 Species
Electralbertidae (Botosaneanu & Wichard, 1983) - 1 Species
Electrentomidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 2 Species
Electrococcidae (Koteja, 2000) - 7 Species
Elektraphididae (Steffan, 1968) - 3 Species
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elliidae (Krzeminska, Blagoderov & Krzeminski, 1993) - 3 Species
Ellinaphididae (Kania & Wegierek, 2008) - 42 Species
Elodophthalmidae (Kirejtshuk & Azar, 2008) - 2 Species
Embolemidae (Förster, 1856) - 4 SpeciesEmbolemid wasps
Empheriidae (Enderlein, 1906) - 5 Species
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 6 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 1 SpeciesEncyrtids
Englathaumatidae (Novokshonov & Al., 2016) - 2 Species
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 5 SpeciesGnat bug
Enigmaeshnidae (Nel, Neraudeau, Perrichot, Girard & Gomez, 2008) - 1 Species
Eocorduliidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Eoichneumonidae (Jell & Duncan, 1986) - 15 Species
Eolepidopterigidae (Rasnitsyn, 1983) - 3 Species
Eomeropidae (Cockerell, 1909) - 3 Species
Eoscarterellidae (Evans, 1956) - 1 Species
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephialtitidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 10 Species
Eremazidae (Iablokoff-khnzorian, 1977) - 2 Species
Eremochaetidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 18 Species
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 1 SpeciesEriococcids
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 2 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 3 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 1 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Falsiformicidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 2 Species
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 8 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 74 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Fulgoridiidae (Handlirsch, 1939) - 1 Species
Fungivoritidae (Rohdendorf, 1957) - 1 Species
Gallophlebiidae (Nel & Al., 2015) - 1 Species
Gallorommatidae (Gibson, Read & Huber, 2007) - 5 Species
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 3 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 4 SpeciesToad bugs
Genaphididae (Handlirsch, 1907) - 1 Species
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesDor beetles
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 1 Species
Gerocynipidae (Kovalev, 1994) - 5 Species
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 23 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 6 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Gomphaeschnidae (Tillyard & Frase, 1940) - 20 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 9 SpeciesClubtails
Gondvanogomphidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Gracilitipulidae (Hong & Wang, 1990) - 1 Species
Grammolingiidae (Ren, 2002) - 16 Species
Grammostylidae (Panfilov, 1980) - 1 Species
Grassyaphididae (Heie, 2000) - 1 Species
Grimaldiellidae (Koteja, 2000) - 2 Species
Gripopterygidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 3 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 13 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllomantidae (Gorochov, 2006) - 5 Species
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 5 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Gyroblattidae (Durden, 1969) - 1 Species
Hageniidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1940) - 1 Species
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 7 Species
Haglotettigoniidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 2 Species
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 1 SpeciesSweat bees
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 3 SpeciesHaliplids
Hammanococcidae (Koteja & Azar, 2008) - 1 Species
Helophoridae (Leach, 1815) -> Hydrophilidae - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Heloridae (Förster, 1856) - 10 SpeciesHelorids
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hemeroscopidae (Pritykina, 1977) - 2 Species
Hemiphlebiidae (Fraser, 1960) - 7 SpeciesAncient greenling
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 2 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 2 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Hexagenitidae (Lameere, 1917) - 15 Species
Hilarimorphidae (Hendel, 1936) - 6 SpeciesHilarimorphid flies
Hispanocaderidae (Golub, Popov & Arillo, 2012) - 1 Species
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 2 SpeciesClown beetles
Hodotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 9 SpeciesHarvester termites
Hoploridiidae (Popov & Shcherbakov, 1991) - 1 Species
Huaxiasciaritidae (Hong, 2002) - 2 Species
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 13 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 8 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 1 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 1 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 35 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 8 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hylicellidae (Evans, 1956) - 3 Species
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 64 SpeciesIchneumonids
Ichneumonomimidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 2 Species
Ignotingidae (Zhang, Golub, Popov & Shcherbakov, 2005) - 1 Species
Inkaidae (Koteja, 1989) - 1 Species
Ipsviciidae (Tillyard, 1919) - 1 Species
Ironomyiidae (Mcalpine & Martin, 1966) - 23 SpeciesIronic flies
Isophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 3 Species
Ithonidae (Newman, 1838) - 2 SpeciesIthonid lacewings
Ithyceridae (Schönherr, 1826) - 3 SpeciesNew York weevils
Jantarimantidae (Vrsansky, 2002) - 1 Species
Jascopidae (Hamilton, 1971) - 5 Species
Jersicoccidae (Koteja, 2000) - 2 Species
Jezzinothripidae (Zur Strassen, 1973) - 2 Species
Juraphididae (Zyla & Al., 2014) - 2 Species
Jurapriidae (Rasnitsyn, 1983) - 1 Species
Kalligrammatidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 18 Species
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 5 SpeciesDrywood termites
Karabasiidae (Popov, 1985) - 1 Species
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Khatangaphididae (Heie, 2000) - 2 Species
Khutelchalcididae (Rasnitsyn & Al., 2004) - 1 Species
Kobdocoridae (Popov, 1986) - 1 Species
Kukaspididae (Koteja & Poinar, 2001) - 1 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 4 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiococcidae (Koteja, 2000) - 2 Species
Labradorocoleidae (Ponomarenko, 1969) - 1 Species
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lalacidae (Hamilton, 1990) - 17 Species
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 1 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lasiosynidae (Kirejtshuk, Chang, Ren & Kun, 2010) - 12 Species
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 4 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lebanaphididae (Heie, 2000) - 2 Species
Lebanococcidae (Koteja & Azar, 2008) - 1 Species
Lebanophytidae (Kirejtshuk, 2013) - 1 Species
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lepiceridae (Hinton, 1936) - 1 Species
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 2 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 2 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 12 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 1 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Liadopsyllidae (Martynov, 1927) - 3 Species
Liadytidae (Ponomarenko, 1977) - 4 Species
Liassogomphidae (Tillyard, 1935) - 2 Species
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 3 SpeciesSkimmers
Liberiblattinidae (Vrsansky, 2002) - 1 Species
Ligavenidae (Hamilton, 1992) - 1 Species
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 88 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 39 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liopteridae (Ashmead, 1895) - 2 SpeciesLiopterids
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 1 SpeciesBooklice
Lithoscarabaeidae (Nikolajev, 1992) - 3 Species
Liupanshaniidae (Bechly & Al, 2001) - 9 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 29 Species
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 2 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Lophioneuridae (Tillyard, 1921) - 3 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 12 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 6 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 9 Species
Lygobiidae (Mitchell, 1908) - 1 Species
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Magnathemidae (Bechly, 2010) - 1 Species
Magnocoleidae (Hong, 1998) - 1 Species
Maguviopseidae (Shcherbakov, 2011) - 2 Species
Maimetshidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 15 Species
Manicapsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 2 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesMantis-flies
Mantoblattidae (Gorochov, 2006) - 1 Species
Mastotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 4 Species
Matsucoccidae (Morrison, 1927) - 4 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 2 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalodontesidae (Konow, 1897) - 5 Species
Megalyridae (Schletterer, 1889) - 16 SpeciesMegalyrid wasps
Meganeuridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Megaphlebiidae (Bechly, 2010) - 1 Species
Megaspilidae (Ashmead, 1893) - 4 SpeciesMegaspilids
Meinertellidae (Verhoeff, 1910) - 1 SpeciesRock bristletails
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melanthripidae (Bagnall, 1913) - 2 Species
Melittosphecidae (Poinar & Danforth, 2006) - 1 Species
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 2 SpeciesBlister beetles
Meropeidae (Espen-petersen, 1921) - 2 SpeciesForcepflies
Merothripidae (Hood, 1914) - 1 SpeciesLarge-legged thrips
Mesoblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 68 Species
Mesochlorogomphidae (Fleck & Al., 2008) - 2 Species
Mesochrysopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 25 Species
Mesocinetidae (Kirejtshuk & Ponomarenko, 2010) - 2 Species
Mesogereonidae (Tillyard, 1921) - 1 Species
Mesogrammatidae (Hong, 1984) - 1 Species
Mesoleuctridae (Sinitshenkova, 1982) - 1 Species
Mesolygaeidae (Zhang, 1991) - 2 Species
Mesopentacoridae (Popov, 1968) - 3 Species
Mesopsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMiddle Barklice
Mesopsychidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 6 Species
Mesoraphidiidae (Martynov, 1925) - 65 Species
Mesosciophilidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 13 Species
Mesoserphidae (Kozlov, 1970) - 8 Species
Mesotrephidae (Popov, 1971) - 1 Species
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 5 SpeciesWater treaders
Mesozoicaphididae (Heie, 1992) - 6 Species
Mesuropetalidae (Bechly, 1996) - 3 Species
Mickoleitiidae (Staniczek, Bechly & Godunko, 2011) - 1 Species
Micromalthidae (Barber, 1913) - 1 SpeciesTelephone-pole beetles
Microphysidae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesMicrophysids
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 6 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Mimarachnidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 5 Species
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 8 SpeciesGrass bugs
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 1 SpeciesScaly crickets
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 6 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesPintail beetles
Moundthripidae (Nel & Al., 2007) - 1 Species
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 2 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 85 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMydas flies
Myerslopiidae (Evans, 1957) - 7 Species
Mylacridae (Scudder, 1886) - 1 Species
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 5 SpeciesFairy wasps
Mymarommatidae (Debauche, 1948) - 10 SpeciesMymarommatid wasps
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 4 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nannochoristidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 Species
Nannogomphidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Neazoniidae (Szwedo, 2007) - 4 Species
Necrotauliidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 13 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 8 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 50 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 6 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 3 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Neoblattariae (Scudder, 1886) - 2 Species
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 6 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Ningxiapsychidae (Hong & Li, 2004) - 1 Species
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nodalulaidae (Lin, Huang & Nel, 2007) - 1 Species
Nothomacromiidae (Carle, 1995) -> Stenophlebiidae - 1 Species
Notoligotomidae (Davis, 1940) - 1 Species
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 3 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Nymphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 15 SpeciesSplit-footed lacewings
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 3 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 4 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecanthoperlidae (Storozhenko, 1988) - 1 Species
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 2 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Oligotomidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 1 Species
Ommatidae (Sharp & Muir, 1912) - 94 Species
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 4 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orthophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 14 Species
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesOsmylids
Othniodellithidae (Engel & Huang, 2016) - 1 Species
Oviparosiphidae (Shaposhnikov, 1979) - 22 Species
Oxycorynidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesOxycorynid weevils
Pachylembiidae (Ross, 2001) - 1 Species
Pachymeridiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 19 Species
Pachytroctidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 4 SpeciesThick Barklice
Palaeoaphididae (Richards, 1966) - 10 Species
Palaeoleontidae (Martins-neto, 1992) - 19 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Palaeontinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 25 SpeciesGiant cicadas
Palingeniidae (Albarda In Selys-lonchamps, 1888) - 1 SpeciesRiverbed Burrower Mayflies
Pamphiliidae (Cameron, 1890) - 1 SpeciesWeb-spinning sawflies
Panfiloviidae (Makarkin, 1990) - 1 Species
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Parachoristidae (Tillyard, 1937) - 1 Species
Parakseneuridae (Yang & Al., 2012) - 1 Species
Parandrexidae (Kirejtshuk, 1994) - 1 Species
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 2 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Paroryssidae (Martynov, 1925) - 2 Species
Parvaverrucosidae (Poinar & Brown, 2006) - 1 Species
Passalopalpidae (Boucher & Bai, 2016) - 1 Species
Pelecinidae (Haliday, 1839) - 49 SpeciesPelecinids
Pennygullaniidae (Koteja & Azar, 2008) - 1 Species
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Peradeniidae (Naumann & Masner, 1985) - 1 Species
Pereboriidae (Zalessky, 1930) - 2 Species
Perforissidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 9 Species
Perilestidae (Tillyard & Fraser, 1938) - 1 SpeciesShortwings
Perissommatidae (Colless, 1962) - 2 Species
Perlariopseidae (N.d. Sinichenkova, 1985) - 4 Species
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 1 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 2 Species
Permelytridae (Tillyard, 1931) - 1 Species
Permochoristidae (Tillyard, 1918) - 3 Species
Permocupedidae (Martynov, 1933) - 1 Species
Petaluridae (Needham, 1903) - 4 SpeciesGraybacks
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 1 SpeciesWalking sticks
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 15 Species
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 1 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 19 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Phthanoxenidae (Engel & Huang, 2016) - 1 Species
Phylloxeridae (Herrich-schaeffer, 1854) - 1 SpeciesPhylloxerans
Phyloblattidae (Schneider, 1983) -> Archimylacridae - 1 Species
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) -> Pierinae - 1 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 2 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platyperlidae (Sinitshenkova, 1982) - 1 Species
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 13 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystictidae (Laidlaw, 1924) - 2 SpeciesShadowdamsels
Pleciofungivoridae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 7 Species
Pleciomimidae (Rodendorf, 1949) - 3 Species
Plectrotarsidae (Mosely In Mosely & Kimmins, 1953) - 1 Species
Pleocomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesRain beetles
Plumalexiidae (Brothers, 2011) - 1 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 3 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 4 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 5 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyphagidae (Walker, 1868) -> Corydiidae - 1 SpeciesSand Cockroaches
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 10 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Ponopterixidae (Nel & Al., 2014) - 10 Species
Pothamantidae (Mecafferty, 1990) - 1 Species
Praeaulacidae (Rasnitsyn, 1972) - 14 Species
Praeichneumonidae (Rasnitsyn, 1983) - 5 Species
Praesiricidae (Rasnitsyn, 1968) - 15 Species
Prezottophlebiidae (Martins-neto, 2007) - 1 Species
Primipentatomidae (Yao, Cai, Rider & Ren, 2013) - 5 Species
Procercopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 9 Species
Procramptonomyiidae (Kovalev, 1985) - 2 Species
Proctotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesProctotrupids
Progobiaeshnidae (Bechly & Al, 2001) - 6 Species
Progonocimicidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 11 Species
Prohemerobiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 35 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Prosbolidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Proscopiidae (Serville, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJumping sticks
Prosopistomatidae (Lameere, 1917) - 1 Species
Prostenophlebiidae (Fleck & Al., 2003) - 1 Species
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Protapioceridae (Ren, 1998) - 4 Species
Protendipedidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Protereismatidae (Lameere, 1917) - 2 Species
Proterogomphidae (Bechly, 1996) - 16 Species
Protodiplatyidae (Martynov, 1925) - 6 Species
Protomphralidae (Rohdendorf, 1957) - 2 Species
Protomyrmeleontidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesThreadtails
Protopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 6 Species
Protopsyllidiidae (Becker-migdisova, 1960) - 5 Species
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 1 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Pseudonerthridae (Martins-neto & Goodwyn, 2005) - 1 Species
Pseudopolycentropodidae (Handlirsch, 1925) - 2 Species
Pseudopulicidae (Gao, Shih & Ren In Gao & Al, 2012) - 3 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 44 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychomyiidae (Walker, 1852) - 1 SpeciesTube-making caddisflies
Psychopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 29 SpeciesSilky lacewings
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 1 SpeciesPteromalids
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptismidae (Kirejtshuk & Azar, 2016) - 1 Species
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 21 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 1 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 7 Species
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesCotton stainers
Radiophronidae (Ortega-blanco, Rasnitsyn & Delclòs, 2010) - 2 Species
Rafaelidae (Nel & Al., 2005) - 2 Species
Raphidiidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesRaphidiid snakeflies
Raphidiomimidae (Vishniakova, 1973) - 5 Species
Raphoglidae (Béthoux & Al., 2002) - 1 Species
Rasnitsynaphididae (Homan & Wegierek, 2011) - 3 Species
Retinaphididae (Heie, 2000) - 2 Species
Rhachiberothidae (Tjeder, 1959) - 14 SpeciesThorny lacewings
Rhagionemestriidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 5 Species
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhetinothripidae (Zur Strassen, 1973) - 1 Species
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 3 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhopalosomatidae (Ashmead, 1896) - 2 SpeciesRhopalosomatid wasps
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 3 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Ripiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 1 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Roeslerianidae (Martins-neto, 1997) - 1 Species
Roproniidae (Bradley, 1905) - 5 SpeciesRoproniids
Rudiaeschnidae (Bechly, Nel, Martínez-delclòs & Al., 2001) - 2 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 14 SpeciesShore bugs
Santanmantidae (Grimaldi, 2003) - 1 Species
Sapygidae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesClub-horned wasps
Saurodectidae (Rasnitsyn & Zherikhin, 1999) - 1 Species
Saurophthiridae (Ponomarenko, 1986) - 2 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 54 SpeciesScarabs
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 20 SpeciesScelionids
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 1 SpeciesWindow Flies
Schizophoridae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 2 Species
Schizopodidae (Leconte, 1859) -> Buprestidae - 1 SpeciesFalse Jewel Beetles
Schizopteridae (Reuter, 1891) - 8 SpeciesJumping ground bugs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Sclerogibbidae (Ashmead, 1902) - 2 SpeciesSclerogibbid wasps
Scolebythidae (Evans, 1963) - 11 SpeciesScolebythid wasps
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 17 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 2 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesScydmaenines
Scytinopteridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Septiventeridae (Bai & Al., 2013) - 1 Species
Sepulcidae (Rasnitsyn, 1968) - 33 Species
Serendipidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 3 Species
Serpentivenidae (Shcherbakov, 1984) - 2 Species
Serphitidae (Brues, 1937) - 18 Species
Shaposhnikoviidae (Kononova, 1976) - 1 Species
Sialidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesAlderflies
Siberioperlidae (Sinitshenkova, 1983) - 8 Species
Sierolomorphidae (Krombein, 1951) - 1 SpeciesSierolomorphid wasps
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Sinaphididae (Zhang & Al., 1989) - 2 Species
Sinoalidae (Wang & Szwedo, 2012) - 1 Species
Sinosiricidae (Hong You-chong, 1975) - 1 Species
Sinotendipedidae (Hong & Wang, 1990) -> Blephariceridae - 1 Species
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 8 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesWood wasp
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 3 SpeciesSpongeflies
Smicripidae (Horn, 1879) - 1 SpeciesPalmetto beetles
Socialidae (Vrsansky, 2010) - 1 Species
Sonidae (Pritykina, 1986) - 1 Species
Spathiopterygidae (Engel & Ortega-blanco In Engel & Al., 2013) - 5 Species
Sphaeriusidae (Erichson, 1845) - 1 SpeciesMinute Bog Beetles
Sphaeropsocidae (Kolbe, 1883) - 4 Species
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphenophlebiidae (Bechly, 1997) - 1 Species
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 5 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 104 SpeciesRove beetles
Steingeliidae (Morrison, 1927) - 3 Species
Stenophlebiidae (Needham, 1903) - 10 Species
Stenurothripidae (Bagnall, 1923) - 1 Species
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stigmaphronidae (Kozlov In Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 25 SpeciesStigmaphronid wasps
Stolamissidae (Liu & Engel In Liu, Engel & Grimaldi, 2007) - 1 Species
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSoldier flies
Susumaniidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 5 Species
Synlestidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesSylphs
Synteliidae (Lewis, 1882) - 6 Species
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Syspastoxyelidae (Engel & Huang, 2016) - 1 Species
Szelegiewicziidae (Wegierek, 1989) - 7 Species
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesHorse-fly
Taeniopterygidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 4 SpeciesWillowflies
Taimyrocoridae (Popov, 2016) - 1 Species
Tajmyraphididae (Kononova, 1975) - 3 Species
Taldycupedidae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 3 Species
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 3 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tarsophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 5 Species
Taymyrelectronidae (Botosaneanu & Wichard, 1983) - 1 Species
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 3 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 4 Species
Tetracampidae (Förster, 1856) - 6 SpeciesTetracampid wasps
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 2 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigarctidae (Distant, 1905) - 7 SpeciesHairy cicadas
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 2 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thaumatoneuridae (Fraser, 1957) - 4 Species
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTherevids
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 4 SpeciesCommon thrips
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 2 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thynnidae (Shuckard, 1841) - 1 SpeciesThynnid Wasps
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 8 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesCrane Flies
Torephemeridae (Sinitshekova, 1989) - 1 Species
Torrirostratidae (Yao & Al., 2014) - 2 Species
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 25 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 9 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 1 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 8 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trigonalidae (Cresson, 1887) - 5 SpeciesTrigonalid wasps
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 10 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 5 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulyanidae (Zherikhin, 1993) - 2 Species
Umenocoleidae (Chen & Tian, 1973) - 7 Species
Uzelothripidae (Hood, 1952) - 1 Species
Valdicorduliidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Valeseguyidae (Amorim & Grimaldi, 2006) - 1 Species
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Venicoridae (Yao, Ren & Cai, 2012) - 4 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Vetanthocoridae (Yao, Cai & Ren, 2006) - 14 Species
Vianaididae (Kormilev, 1955) - 2 Species
Vitimiidae (Sharov, 1968) - 3 Species
Vitimotauliidae (Sukatsheva, 1968) - 25 Species
Volitorididae (Hong, 1982) - 1 Species
Weitschatidae (Koteja, 2008) - 1 Species
Xiphopteridae (Sharov, 1968) - 1 Species
Xyelidae (Newman, 1835) - 33 SpeciesXyelid sawflies
Xyelotomidae (Rasnitsyn, 1968) - 11 Species
Xyelydidae (Rasnitsyn, 1968) - 8 Species
Xylococcidae (Pergrande, 1898) - 1 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 1 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Yuripopovinidae (Azar & Al., 2011) - 1 Species
Zhangobiidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 2 Species
Zhangsolvidae (Nagatomi & Yang, 1998) - 6 Species
Zorotypidae (Silvestri, 1913) - 5 Species
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesBurnet Moths
701 Families with 4755 Species in Cretaceous
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Cretaceous without family allocation
Autrigonoforceps iberica (M. S. Engel, 2014)Info
Coleopteron beyrichi (Giebel, 1856)Info
Coleopteron rugosostriatus (Giebel, 1856)Info
Coleopteron semicrematus (E. A. Jarzembowski, 2003)Info
Coleopteron vetustus (Giebel, 1856)Info
Cretalestes martinae (E. A. Jarzembowski, 1998)Info
Dara fossilis (P. B. Brodie, 1845)Info
Forticatinius elegans (J. J. Tan, 2007)Info
Glottocoleus lenticulata (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Hodgsonicoccus patefactus (Vea & Grimaldi, 2015)Info
Kamaroma breve (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Kozarius achronus (Vea & Grimaldi, 2015)Info
Kozarius perpetuus (Vea & Grimaldi, 2015)Info
Molindusia variabilis (Sukacheva, 1982)Info
Niwratia elongata (P. A. Jell, 1986)Info
Parapetala liaoningensis (D. Y. Huang, 2003)Info
Secrindusia admiranda (Os Vialov & Id Sukatsheva, 1976)Info
Secrindusia ambigua (Id Sukatsheva, 1982)Info
Secrindusia argentata (Id Sukatsheva, 1982)Info
Secrindusia binata (Id Sukatsheva, 1990)Info
Secrindusia grisea (Id Sukatsheva, 1982)Info
Secrindusia lata (Id Sukatsheva, 1990)Info
Secrindusia occulta (Id Sukatsheva, 1982)Info
Secrindusia ornata (Id Sukatsheva, 1982)Info
Secrindusia remissa (Id Sukatsheva, 1990)Info
Secrindusia trahitruda (Id Sukatsheva, 1982)Info
Secrindusia translucens (Id Sukatsheva, 1982)Info
Sinogramma reticularis (Y. C. Hong, 1976)Info
28 Species in Insecta for Cretaceous 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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