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Distribution path and Subregions of East Palaearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Palaearctic - East Palaearctic
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in East Palaearctic
Class
East Palaearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 46 families, 356 genera, 3805 species
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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
East Palaearctic
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     46 families, 356 genera, 3805 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in East Palaearctic
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 72 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachycentridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 14 SpeciesHumpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 17 SpeciesBraconids
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 8 Species
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMidges
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 2 SpeciesCicadas
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 20 SpeciesSquash bugs
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 27 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Dipseudopsidae (Ulmer, 1904) - 3 Species
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater tigers
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 5 Species
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 59 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 28 Species
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 11 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 45 Species
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 63 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 233 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 72 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 134 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 225 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnocentropodidae (Tsuda, 1942) - 2 Species
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 1327 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Molannidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 3 SpeciesHood Casemakers
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesHouse flies
Necrotauliidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 9 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 29 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 32 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 1 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 30 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Phryganopsychidae (Wiggins, 1959) - 2 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 19 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Psychomyiidae (Walker, 1852) - 5 SpeciesTube-making caddisflies
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 1 SpeciesPlume Moths
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 11 SpeciesDung flies
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 331 SpeciesHawk Moths
Stenopsychidae (Martynov, 1924) - 26 Species
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 893 SpeciesCrane Flies
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 24 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTimber Moths
46 Families with 3805 Species in East Palaearctic
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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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