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Distribution path and Subregions of Germany (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - Germany
Subregions: East Germany (Berlin, Brandenburg, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Thuringia), West Germany (Hesse, North Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate, Saarland, South Germany)
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Germany
Class
Germany
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 795 families, 8187 genera, 32707 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
Germany
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     1 family, 4 genera, 10 species
Subclass
Germany
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     790 families, 8168 genera, 32667 species
Subclass
Germany
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     3 families, 5 genera, 8 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Germany
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 10 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Acartophthalmidae (Czerny, 1928) - 1 SpeciesAcartophthalmid flies
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 2 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 174 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelgidae (Heinze, 1962) - 8 SpeciesSpruce aphids
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 30 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Ademosynidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 1 Species
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 15 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Adiheterothripidae (Shumsher, 1946) - 2 Species
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 20 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aerophasmidae (Martynov, 1928) - 11 Species
Aeschnidiidae (Needham, 1903) - 7 Species
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 27 SpeciesDarners
Aetalionidae (Spinola, 1850) - 1 Species
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 608 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 5 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Aktassiidae (Pritykina, 1968) - 4 Species
Alexiidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 4 Species
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 12 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 7 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Ameletidae (Mccafferty, 1991) - 1 SpeciesCombmouthed Minnow Mayflies
Ameletopsidae (Edmunds, 1957) - 1 Species
Ametropodidae (Bengtsson, 1913) - 1 SpeciesSand Minnows
Amphientomidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 3 SpeciesTropical Barklice
Amphipsocidae (Mockford, 1978) - 1 SpeciesHairy-winged Barklice
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 4 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 172 SpeciesMining bees
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 6 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 29 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 49 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 82 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 6 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 47 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 7 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 23 Species
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 10 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphelocheiridae (Fieber, 1851) - 4 Species
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 211 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 162 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 23 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 246 SpeciesStingless bees
Apsilocephalidae (Nagatomi & Al., 1991) - 2 Species
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 50 SpeciesFlat bugs
Archaemegaptilidae (Handlirsch, 1919) - 1 Species
Archaemiopteridae (Guthorl, 1939) - 1 Species
Archegocimicidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 23 Species
Archiconiopterygidae (Ansorge, 1996) - 1 Species
Archijassidae (Becker-migdisova, 1962) - 4 Species
Archimylacridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 29 Species
Archipsyllidae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 1 Species
Archithemistidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 Species
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 226 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 40 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 3 Species
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 3 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 171 SpeciesRobber flies
Asiopteridae (Pritykina, 1968) - 1 Species
Aspidothoracidae (Handlirsch, 1919) - 3 Species
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Ateluridae (Remington, 1954) -> Atelurinae - 0 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 6 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 56 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 4 SpeciesAulacids
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 2 SpeciesSap flies
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 9 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Bacillidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 1 SpeciesBacillid Stick Insects
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 38 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Bardohymenidae (Zalessky, 1937) - 1 Species
Baryshnyalidae (Ilger & Brauckmann, 2011) - 1 Species
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesFlower moths
Bechalidae (Ilger & Brauckmann, 2012) - 1 Species
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesFleas
Beraeidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 6 SpeciesSmall eastern caddisflies
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 17 SpeciesStilt bugs
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 17 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bethylonymidae (Rasnitsyn, 1975) - 1 Species
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 142 SpeciesMarch flies
Bintoniellidae (Handlirsch, 1937) - 2 Species
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 2 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 24 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 17 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blasticotomidae (Thomson, 1871) - 1 SpeciesBlasticotomid sawflies
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 20 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 18 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blattinopsidae (Bolton, 1925) - 17 Species
Blattocoleidae (Zeuner, 1933) - 1 Species
Blattogryllidae (Rasnitsyn, 1976) - 2 Species
Blattulidae (Vishnyokova, 1982) - 4 Species
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 7 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 84 SpeciesBee Flies
Boreidae (Latreille, 1816) - 2 SpeciesSnow fleas
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 58 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 8 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachycentridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 4 SpeciesHumpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 44 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachycleistogastridae (Kovalev, 1994) - 4 Species
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 17 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 7 Species
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 461 SpeciesBraconids
Bradyblattidae (Durden, 1969) - 3 Species
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 212 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Breyeriidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 Species
Brodiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Brodiopteridae (Carpenter, 1963) - 1 Species
Brongniartiellidae (Martynova, 1949) - 4 Species
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 223 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 27 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 3 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Cacurgidae (Handlirsch, 1911) - 1 Species
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 14 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Caenidae (Newman, 1853) - 1 SpeciesSmall Squaregilled Mayflies
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 1 Species
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Callaphididae (Borner, 1952) -> Panaphidina - 1 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 38 SpeciesBlow flies
Caloblattinidae (Vršanský & Ansorge In Vršanský, 2000) - 1 Species
Caloneuridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 2 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 5 SpeciesDemoiselles
Campterophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 3 Species
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 115 SpeciesLeatherwings
Capniidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 19 SpeciesSmall winter stoneflies
Capsidae (Hunt, 1979) -> Miridae - 1 Species
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1205 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 3 Species
Caridae (Thompson, 1992) - 1 Species
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesFilth flies
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 647 SpeciesGall gnats
Cephidae (Newman, 1834) - 22 SpeciesStem sawflies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 438 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratocombidae (Fieber, 1861) - 2 Species
Ceratophyllidae (Dampf, 1908) - 12 SpeciesRodent fleas
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 179 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerococcidae (Balachowsky, 1942) - 1 SpeciesOrnate pit scales
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 7 SpeciesChalcids
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 9 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 10 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chaulioditidae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 1 Species
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 890 SpeciesMidges
Chloroperlidae (Okamoto, 1912) - 22 SpeciesGreen stoneflies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 41 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 10 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chresmodidae (Haase, 1890) - 1 Species
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 108 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 720 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 36 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 658 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 21 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 46 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 26 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimbrophlebiidae (Willmann, 1977) - 1 Species
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 45 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 12 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 1 Species
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesDruid Flies
Cnemidolestidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 48 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 105 SpeciesLady cows
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 2 SpeciesKelp Flies
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 32 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 276 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 83 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Colydiidae (Erichson, 1842) -> Colydiinae - 1 SpeciesCylindrical bark beetles
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 15 SpeciesDustywings
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Coptoclavidae (Ponomarenko, 1961) - 8 SpeciesExtinct family
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 3 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 9 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 58 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corioxenidae (Kinzelbach, 1970) - 1 Species
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 63 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 1 SpeciesHellgrammites
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 17 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 25 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 322 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 230 SpeciesGrass moth
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 1 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 68 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 19 Species
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 66 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cuneocoridae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 1 Species
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 14 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1507 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 37 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 5 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Cymatophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 Species
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 5 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 48 SpeciesGallflies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 1 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 144 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 75 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 1 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 13 SpeciesDiapriids
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 73 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 3 SpeciesBog flies
Dictyoneuridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 27 Species
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 4 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dilaridae (Newman, 1853) - 1 SpeciesPleasing lacewings
Dinidoridae (Stål, 1867) - 1 Species
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Diprionidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 17 SpeciesConifer sawflies
Dipseudopsidae (Ulmer, 1904) - 1 Species
Dipsocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 4 SpeciesDipsocorids
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 14 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 90 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 15 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 19 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 18 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 40 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 6 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 19 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 1 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 200 SpeciesWater tigers
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 3 Species
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) - 2 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 4 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 224 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 243 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 36 Species
Elektraphididae (Steffan, 1968) - 1 Species
Elenchidae (Perkins, 1905) - 2 Species
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 13 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 31 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Embolemidae (Förster, 1856) - 2 SpeciesEmbolemid wasps
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 156 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 33 SpeciesEncyrtids
Endecatomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 Species
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Endromidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGlory Moths
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 1 SpeciesGnat bug
Eoditomyidae (Ansorge, 1996) - 1 Species
Eosagrionidae (Handlirsch, 1934) - 1 Species
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 15 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephemerellidae (Klapálek, 1909) - 9 SpeciesSpiny Crawler Mayflies
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 9 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephialtitidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 5 Species
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 179 SpeciesBrine fly
Epigambriidae (Handlirsch, 1939) - 1 Species
Epipsocidae - 2 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Erasipteridae (Carpenter, 1939) - 4 Species
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 74 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 22 SpeciesEriococcids
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 20 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 43 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 2 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 22 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eugereonidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Eulichadidae (Crowson, 1973) - 1 SpeciesForest stream beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 103 SpeciesEulophids
Eumorbaeschnidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 6 SpeciesEupelmids
Euphaeidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1905) - 3 SpeciesGossamerwings
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 1 Species
Euryptilonidae (Martynov, 1940) - 2 Species
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 48 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 1 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 13 SpeciesLittle house flies
Fauriellidae (Priesner, 1949) - 1 Species
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 17 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 3 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 17 Species
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 317 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 8 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Fulgoridiidae (Handlirsch, 1939) - 131 Species
Fulgorinidae (Durden, 1969) - 1 Species
Fungivoridae (Speiser, 1909) - 3 Species
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 20 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Geinitziidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 313 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 3 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 606 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesDor beetles
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 5 Species
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 1 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glaphyropteridae (Pongracz, 1935) - 12 Species
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 18 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 8 SpeciesSedge Moths
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 6 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 17 SpeciesClubtails
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 225 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Graphiptilidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Grauvogeliidae (Krzeminski, 1994) - 2 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 11 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 37 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 8 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Hadrocoridae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 1 Species
Haematopinidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 1 SpeciesUngulate lice
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 169 SpeciesSweat bees
Halictophagidae (Perkins, 1905) - 1 Species
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 30 SpeciesHaliplids
Hanidae (Kukalova-peck, 1975) - 1 Species
Hapalopteridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 5 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Heleomyzidae (Westwood, 1840) - 2 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 3 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesSun Moths
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 18 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Heloridae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesHelorids
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 13 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 52 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 115 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 23 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 12 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Heterophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 4 Species
Heterorhyphidae (Ansorge & Krzeminski, 1995) - 3 Species
Heterothripidae (Bagnall, 1912) - 11 Species
Hexagenitidae (Lameere, 1917) - 6 Species
Hilarimorphidae (Hendel, 1936) - 2 SpeciesHilarimorphid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 9 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 95 SpeciesClown beetles
Hodotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 4 SpeciesHarvester termites
Homoiopteridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 2 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 50 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 55 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 21 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 167 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 17 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 55 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hygrobiidae (Régimbart, 1878) - 2 SpeciesScreech-beetles
Hylicellidae (Evans, 1956) - 1 Species
Hystrichopsyllidae (Tiraboschi, 1904) - 3 SpeciesInsectivore fleas
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1228 SpeciesIchneumonids
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 14 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Inocelliidae (Navas, 1913) - 1 SpeciesInocelliid snakeflies
Ipsviciidae (Tillyard, 1919) - 2 Species
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 9 SpeciesBat fleas
Isophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 2 Species
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 5 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Jassidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 Species
Juracorduliidae (Bechly & Ueda, 2002) - 1 Species
Kalligrammatidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Kalophryganeidae (Haupt, 1956) - 1 Species
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 2 SpeciesDrywood termites
Kaltanidae (Martynova, 1958) - 1 Species
Karatavitidae (Rasnitsyn, 1963) - 1 Species
Kermesidae (Signoret, 1875) - 4 SpeciesGall-like Scale Insects
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 37 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Kliveriidae (Handlirsch, 1919) - 1 Species
Kohlwaldiidae (Guthörl, 1962) - 1 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 3 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 4 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 13 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 37 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 83 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 30 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 3 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 117 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lemmatophoridae (Sellards, 1909) - 1 Species
Lemoniidae (Hampson, 1918) - 2 SpeciesAutumn Silkworm Moths
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 1 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 8 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepidotrichidae (Silvestri, 1912) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive bristletails
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 58 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptohyphidae (Landa & Soldán, 1985) - 1 SpeciesLittle Stout Crawler Mayflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 17 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 16 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 1 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 42 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Liadopsyllidae (Martynov, 1927) - 2 Species
Liassogomphidae (Tillyard, 1935) - 5 Species
Liassophlebiidae (Tillyard, 1925) - 2 Species
Liassostenophlebiidae (Fleck & Al., 2003) - 1 Species
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 47 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 3 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 126 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 3 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 495 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 16 SpeciesBooklice
Lithomanteidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Lithuanicoccidae (Koteja, 2008) - 1 Species
Liupanshaniidae (Bechly & Al, 2001) - 2 Species
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 8 Species
Locustidae (Kirby, 1825) -> Tettigoniidae - 1 SpeciesBand-winged grasshoppers
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 22 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 12 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 2 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 14 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 159 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 20 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 47 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 52 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Machilidae (Grassi, 1888) - 10 SpeciesJumping bristletails
Magnacicadiidae (Hong & Chen, 1981) - 2 Species
Mancusoblattidae (Martins-neto & Gallego, 2005) - 2 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 6 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesMantis-flies
Mantophasmatidae (Zompro, Klass, Kristensen & Adis, 2002) - 4 SpeciesGladiators
Margarodidae (Newstead, 1901) - 2 SpeciesCottony cushion scales
Mastotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 6 Species
Matsucoccidae (Morrison, 1927) - 5 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 172 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalodontesidae (Konow, 1897) - 6 Species
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Megalyridae (Schletterer, 1889) - 1 SpeciesMegalyrid wasps
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 2 Species
Meganeuridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
Megaspilidae (Ashmead, 1893) - 2 SpeciesMegaspilids
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 32 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melanthripidae (Bagnall, 1913) - 2 Species
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) - 17 SpeciesMelittid bees
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 35 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 46 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 67 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 3 SpeciesMembracids
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 4 SpeciesBird lice
Mesephemeridae (Lameere, 1917) - 3 Species
Mesoblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 5 Species
Mesochrysopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Mesopsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 5 SpeciesMiddle Barklice
Mesoraphidiidae (Martynov, 1925) - 1 Species
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 2 SpeciesWater treaders
Mesozoicaphididae (Heie, 1992) - 1 Species
Mesuropetalidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Metaraphidiidae (Bechly & Wolf-schwenninger, 2011) - 1 Species
Metropatoridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Micropalentomidae (Schmidt, 1962) - 1 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 7 SpeciesStilt Flies
Microphysidae (Dohrn, 1859) - 13 SpeciesMicrophysids
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 13 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 398 SpeciesGrass bugs
Misthodotidae (Tillyard, 1932) - 1 Species
Mixotermitidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Molannidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 3 SpeciesHood Casemakers
Momphidae (Herrich Schaffer, 1857) - 3 SpeciesMompha Moths
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 1 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 26 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 78 SpeciesPintail beetles
Moundthripidae (Nel & Al., 2007) - 1 Species
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 120 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 20 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 521 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mylacridae (Scudder, 1886) - 12 Species
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 31 SpeciesFairy wasps
Mymarommatidae (Debauche, 1948) - 1 SpeciesMymarommatid wasps
Myopophlebiidae (Bode, 1953) - 4 Species
Myrmecolacidae (Saunders, 1872) - 1 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 3 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 31 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Namurodiaphidae (Kukalová-peck & Brauckmann, 1990) - 1 Species
Namurotypidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Necrotauliidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 21 Species
Neleidae (Ansorge, 1996) - 1 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 4 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 50 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Neorthroblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 17 Species
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesWater stick insects
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 195 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Nicoletiidae (Escherich, 1905) - 1 SpeciesNicoletiids
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 169 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 813 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 2 Species
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 24 SpeciesTuft moths
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 1 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 57 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 6 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 232 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Nymphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesSplit-footed lacewings
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 1 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 2 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 9 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 3 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 74 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 35 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesBot flies
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 3 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Omalisidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 Species
Ommatidae (Sharp & Muir, 1912) - 4 Species
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 13 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 3 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 3 SpeciesArmyrids
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 3 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 6 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orthophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 19 Species
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesOsmylids
Osmylitidae (Martynova, 1949) - 1 Species
Oviparosiphidae (Shaposhnikov, 1979) - 2 Species
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 8 Species
Pachymeridiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 7 Species
Palaeoaphididae (Richards, 1966) - 1 Species
Palaeomanteidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Palaeontinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 SpeciesGiant cicadas
Paleoblattidae (Scudder, 1879) - 2 Species
Palingeniidae (Albarda In Selys-lonchamps, 1888) - 1 SpeciesRiverbed Burrower Mayflies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 11 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pamphiliidae (Cameron, 1890) - 57 SpeciesWeb-spinning sawflies
Panfiloviidae (Makarkin, 1990) - 1 Species
Panorpidae (Linnaeus, 1758) - 14 SpeciesCommon scorpionflies
Paoliidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 51 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Parabrodiidae (Carpenter, 1934) - 1 Species
Parasialidae (Ponomarenko, 1977) - 1 Species
Parastenophlebiidae (Bechly, 2005) - 1 Species
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 5 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Pediculidae (Leach, 1817) - 2 Species
Peloridiidae (Breddin, 1897) - 1 SpeciesMoss bugs
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 87 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Perforissidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 1 Species
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 5 SpeciesPerilampids
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 5 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 6 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlariopseidae (N.d. Sinichenkova, 1985) - 1 Species
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 42 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 1 Species
Permithonidae (Tillyard, 1922) - 1 Species
Permochoristidae (Tillyard, 1918) - 1 Species
Permosynidae (Tillyard, 1924) - 1 Species
Permulidae (Aristov & Storozhenko, 2011) - 1 Species
Petaluridae (Needham, 1903) - 3 SpeciesGraybacks
Petrablattinidae (Durden, 1969) - 2 Species
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 1 SpeciesWalking sticks
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 15 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 2 Species
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 3 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 61 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phloeostichidae (Reitter, 1911) - 1 Species
Phloiophilidae (Kiesenwetter, 1863) - 2 Species
Pholidoptilidae (Zalessky, 1931) - 2 Species
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 54 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Phylliidae (Redtenbacher, 1906) - 1 SpeciesWalking leaves
Phylloxeridae (Herrich-schaeffer, 1854) - 2 SpeciesPhylloxerans
Phyloblattidae (Schneider, 1983) - 56 Species
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 41 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piesmatidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 6 SpeciesAsh-grey leaf bugs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 43 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 1 Species
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 6 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platygastridae (Haliday, 1833) - 6 SpeciesPlatygastrids
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 10 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 11 SpeciesSignal flies
Pleciofungivoridae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 4 Species
Pleciomimidae (Rodendorf, 1949) - 2 Species
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 4 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plokiophilidae (China, 1953) - 1 Species
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 37 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 2 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 24 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 1 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 1 Species
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 128 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Ponopterixidae (Nel & Al., 2014) - 2 Species
Poroblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 Species
Prionoglarididae (Badonnel, 1951) - 1 SpeciesLarge-winged Psocids
Priscaenigmatidae (Engel, 2002) - 1 Species
Priscalestidae (Wappler & Petrulevicius, 2007) - 1 Species
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 4 Species
Probascaniidae (Handlirsch, 1921) - 1 Species
Procercopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 12 Species
Prochresmodidae (Vishniakova, 1980) - 1 Species
Proctotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesProctotrupids
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 15 SpeciesYucca Moths
Progonocimicidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 7 Species
Prohemerobiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 28 Species
Prohemeroscopidae (Bechly & Ueda, 2002) - 2 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 7 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Prosbolidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Prosepididontidae (A Handlirsch, 1919) - 1 Species
Prostenophlebiidae (Fleck & Al., 2003) - 1 Species
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Protembiidae (Tillyard, 1937) - 1 Species
Protereismatidae (Lameere, 1917) - 1 Species
Proterogomphidae (Bechly, 1996) - 1 Species
Protobrachyceridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 2 Species
Protogryllidae (Zeuner, 1937) - 21 Species
Protolindeniidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Protomyrmeleontidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 10 Species
Protophasmatidae (Brongniart, 1885) - 4 Species
Protopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 4 Species
Protopsyllidiidae (Becker-migdisova, 1960) - 2 Species
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Protoxenidae (Pohl, Beutel & Kinzelbach, 2005) - 1 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 2 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 36 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Pseudomylacridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Pseudopolycentropodidae (Handlirsch, 1925) - 5 Species
Pseudopomyzidae (Mcalpine, 1966) -> Cypselosomatidae - 1 SpeciesBanana flies
Pseudostenolestidae (Garrouste & Nel, 2015) - 1 Species
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 14 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 23 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psocidiidae (Tillyard, 1926) - 1 Species
Psoquillidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 1 SpeciesBird Nest Barklice
Psoropteridae (Carpenter, 1977) - 1 Species
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 68 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 39 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychomyiidae (Walker, 1852) - 6 SpeciesTube-making caddisflies
Psychopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 SpeciesSilky lacewings
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 42 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 3 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 188 SpeciesPteromalids
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 96 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pteroplistidae (Chopard, 1936) -> Pteroplistinae - 1 Species
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 64 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 106 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 14 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesCommon fleas
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 4 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 140 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 6 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 7 SpeciesCotton stainers
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 1 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Raphidiidae (Latreille, 1810) - 15 SpeciesRaphidiid snakeflies
Raphidiomimidae (Vishniakova, 1973) - 4 Species
Reculidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 24 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Regiatidae (Gorochov, 1995) - 2 Species
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 8 SpeciesCamel crickets
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 3 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 10 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 3 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 22 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhopalopsyllidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 1 SpeciesRodent fleas
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 114 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 98 SpeciesSeed bugs
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 2 Species
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 3 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Roeslerstammiidae (Bruand, 1850) - 2 SpeciesDouble-eye moths
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 23 Species
Saaloscytinidae (Brauckmann, Martins-neto & Gallego, 2006) - 2 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 30 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sapygidae (Latreille, 1810) - 6 SpeciesClub-horned wasps
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 41 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 9 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 111 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 28 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 31 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 24 SpeciesScelionids
Schizoblattidae (Durden, 1969) - 2 Species
Schizophoridae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 5 Species
Schreckensteiniidae (Fletcher, 1929) - 1 SpeciesBristle Legged Moths
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 32 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 40 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scolebythidae (Evans, 1963) - 5 SpeciesScolebythid wasps
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 20 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 20 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 46 SpeciesScydmaenines
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 2 SpeciesFlower Moths
Selenothemistidae (Handlirsch, 1939) - 2 Species
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 12 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sericostomatidae (Stephens, 1836) - 9 SpeciesBushtailed Caddisflies
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 64 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sharephemeridae (Sinitshenkova, 2002) - 1 Species
Sialidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesAlderflies
Sieblosiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Signiphoridae (Howard, 1894) - 1 SpeciesSigniphorid wasps
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 53 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 13 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 48 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 14 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesWood wasp
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 5 SpeciesSpongeflies
Sisyrocoridae (Handlirsch, 1921) - 6 Species
Solenoptilidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Spanioderidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 5 Species
Sphaeritidae (Schuckard, 1839) - 2 SpeciesFalse clown beetles
Sphaeriusidae (Erichson, 1845) - 2 SpeciesMinute Bog Beetles
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 44 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphaeropsocidae (Kolbe, 1883) - 2 Species
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphenophlebiidae (Bechly, 1997) - 2 Species
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 2 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 61 SpeciesHawk Moths
Spilapteridae (Brongniart, 1894) - 4 Species
Spiloblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 21 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 1410 SpeciesRove beetles
Steingeliidae (Morrison, 1927) - 1 Species
Steleopteridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Stenophlebiidae (Needham, 1903) - 5 Species
Stenopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 4 SpeciesNarrow Barklice
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 67 SpeciesSoldier flies
Strephocladidae (Martynov, 1938) - 1 Species
Stylopidae (Kirby, 1813) - 8 SpeciesStrepsiptera
Synarmogidae (Handlirsch, 1910) - 1 Species
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 452 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 57 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 238 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Taeniopterygidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 19 SpeciesWillowflies
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 5 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tarsophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 169 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 700 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 72 SpeciesPeacock flies
Termitaphididae (Myers, 1924) - 1 SpeciesTermite bugs
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesHigher termites
Termopsidae (Grassé, 1949) - 1 SpeciesDampwood termites
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 9 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetracampidae (Förster, 1856) - 4 SpeciesTetracampid wasps
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 20 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigarctidae (Distant, 1905) - 4 SpeciesHairy cicadas
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 14 Species
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 124 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thaumastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1908) - 1 SpeciesRoyal palm bugs
Thaumatoneuridae (Fraser, 1957) - 2 Species
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesTherevids
Thoronysididae (Handlirsch, 1919) - 1 Species
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 157 SpeciesCommon thrips
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 17 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thueringoedischiidae (Zessin, 1997) - 1 Species
Thynnidae (Shuckard, 1841) - 4 SpeciesThynnid Wasps
Thyreocoridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBlack bugs
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 1 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tibicinidae (Distant, 1905) - 3 Species
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 104 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 101 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 224 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 15 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 616 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 33 SpeciesTorymids
Trachypachidae (C. G. Thomson, 1857) - 12 SpeciesFalse ground beetles
Triadophlebiidae (Pritykina, 1981) - 1 Species
Triadotypidae (Grauvogel & Laurentiaux, 1952) - 1 Species
Triassolestidae (Bonaparte, 1970) - 3 Species
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 19 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 3 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Trichopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesLash-faced Psocids
Trigonalidae (Cresson, 1887) - 4 SpeciesTrigonalid wasps
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 42 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 15 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 6 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 33 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tshekardocoleidae (Rohdendorf, 1944) - 1 Species
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 24 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 8 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 7 Species
Urodidae (Kyrki, 1984) - 1 SpeciesFalse Burnet Moths
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Vermipsyllidae (Wagner, 1889) - 3 SpeciesCarnivore fleas
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 2 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 158 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Vorkutiidae (Rohdendorf, 1947) - 1 Species
Weitschatidae (Koteja, 2008) - 1 Species
Xenidae (Pohl & Beutel, 2005) - 3 Species
Xiphydriidae (Leach, 1819) - 8 SpeciesWood wasps
Xyelidae (Newman, 1835) - 15 SpeciesXyelid sawflies
Xylococcidae (Pergrande, 1898) - 2 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 4 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 5 SpeciesAwl-flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 40 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 93 SpeciesErmine Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 21 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 20 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 47 SpeciesBurnet Moths
798 Families with 32736 Species in Germany
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Germany without family allocation
Acridites carbonatus -> Lithosialis carbonariaInfo
Anancaeon microcephalum (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Aptilotitus capitecarens (A. Bode, 1953)Info
Bareus strigipennis (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Boudinoyiana notha ()Light Orange UnderwingInfo
Camptorrhinum statua ()Info
Coleopteron antiquus (H. Weyenbergh, 1869)Info
Glottopteryx multivenosa (A. Bode, 1953)Info
Hoffeinsia foldii (Koteja, 2008)Info
Liomopterites germanicus (Brauckmann, 1990)Info
Rhabdothemis strigivena (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Schlechtendaliola nympha (A. Handlirsch, 1919)Info
Stenecarus cardui ()Info
Tripsalis praecisa (A. Bode, 1953)Info
Zelotherses ferugana (Hübner, 1793)Info
Zelotherses paleana (Hübner, 1793)Info
Zelotherses unitana (Hübner, 1799)Info
17 Species in Insecta for Germany 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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