Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Guyana (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Guyana
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Guyana
Class
Guyana
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 276 families, 2131 genera, 4937 species
Tree
Show Info
Families2.679    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.383    worldwide
Common namesInsects, True insects
German namesInsekten, Kerbtiere, Kerfe, Freikiefler
Dutch namesInsecten, Eigenlijke insecten, Insekten
Danish namesInsekter
Finnish namesHyönteiset
Norwegian namesInsekter
Swedish namesEgentliga insekter
Spanish namesInsectos
Italian namesInsetti, Entomi
French namesInsecte
Portuguese namesInsetos
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Kaukasia, North Eurasia, West Eurasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean, West American subregion)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic, Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Adelie Land, Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia, Australasian ecozone)

Holarctic, Indo-Pacific


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, West Pacific, Bering Sea, Bering Strait, Central Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal)

Antarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Transnistria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesInsecta in faunaeur.org
Insecta in itis.gov
Insecta in papua-insects.nl
Insecta in dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Guyana
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     276 families, 2131 genera, 4937 species

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Guyana
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 Species
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 10 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 37 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 8 SpeciesDarners
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 7 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 3 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Amphipterygidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 Species
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 1 SpeciesMining bees
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 1 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 26 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apatelodidae (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1894) - 1 SpeciesAmerican Silkworm Moths
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 2 Species
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 29 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 1 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 65 SpeciesStingless bees
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 181 SpeciesTiger Moths
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 1 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 60 SpeciesRobber flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesFleas
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarch flies
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 13 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 33 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 4 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesBee Flies
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 6 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 4 SpeciesBraconids
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesJewel beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 1 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 1 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 6 SpeciesBlow flies
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 8 SpeciesDemoiselles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 91 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 5 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 8 SpeciesGall gnats
Celyphidae (Bigot, 1852) - 1 SpeciesBeetle flies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 269 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 41 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 37 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 5 SpeciesChalcids
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 5 SpeciesMidges
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 7 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 1 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 121 SpeciesHoppers
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 6 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 33 SpeciesSoft scales
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 40 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 8 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Copromorphidae (Meyrick, 1905) - 3 SpeciesTropical Fruitworm Moths
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corioxenidae (Kinzelbach, 1970) - 1 Species
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 3 SpeciesHellgrammites
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 22 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 58 SpeciesGrass moth
Ctenostylidae (Bigot, 1882) - 1 Species
Ctenuchidae (W. Kirby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesWasp moths
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 83 SpeciesMosquitoes
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 80 SpeciesTrue weevils
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 1 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 30 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 2 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 48 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Dicteriadidae (Selys, 1853) - 1 SpeciesBarelegs
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 4 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 32 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 8 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 3 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 44 SpeciesWater tigers
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) - 4 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 3 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 9 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 3 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 9 SpeciesEncyrtids
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 5 SpeciesBrine fly
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 49 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eucharitidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesEucharitids
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 3 SpeciesEulophids
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 3 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 2 SpeciesEupelmids
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 9 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 1 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 2 SpeciesLittle house flies
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 516 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 15 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesDor beetles
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 5 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 16 SpeciesSedge Moths
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 11 SpeciesClubtails
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 20 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 30 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 4 SpeciesMole crickets
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 5 SpeciesSweat bees
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 122 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 2 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heteronemiidae (Rehn, J. A. G., 1904) - 1 Species
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 10 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 5 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 10 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 4 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 4 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesIchneumonids
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 12 SpeciesDrywood termites
Kerriidae (Lindinger, 1937) - 1 SpeciesLac Insects
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 2 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 1 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 14 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecanodiaspididae (Borchsenius, 1965) - 2 SpeciesLecanodiaspidids
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 1 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 1 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 1 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 2 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 4 SpeciesLeucospids
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 84 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 1 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 92 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 1 SpeciesBooklice
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 2 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 37 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 1 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 8 SpeciesMantids
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 9 SpeciesCarder bees
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 3 SpeciesFlatwings
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 5 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 20 SpeciesChafers
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 150 SpeciesMembracids
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 29 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Mimallonidae (Burmeister, 1878) - 1 SpeciesSackbearer Moths
Monomachidae (Ashmead, 1902) - 2 SpeciesMonomachid wasps
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 1 SpeciesMonophlebids
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesHouse flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 2 SpeciesMydas flies
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 1 SpeciesFairy wasps
Myrmecolacidae (Saunders, 1872) - 1 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 4 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Ninidae (Barber, 1956) - 1 Species
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 14 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 2 Species
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 11 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 70 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 245 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 1 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 11 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesBot flies
Ommexechidae (Bolivar, 1884) - 1 Species
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 2 SpeciesEnsign scales
Pantophthalmidae (Williston, 1906) - 4 SpeciesTimber flies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 81 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 21 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesPerilampids
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 2 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 2 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 4 Species
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 27 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 17 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 1 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 1 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 8 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polythoridae (Munz, 1919) - 1 SpeciesBannerwings
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 52 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 4 SpeciesThreadtails
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 32 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Pseudophasmatidae (Kirby, 1896) - 2 SpeciesStriped Walkingsticks
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 5 SpeciesForest giants
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) -> Psychinae - 1 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 8 SpeciesPteromalids
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 2 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) -> Ischnopsyllidae - 1 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 2 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 10 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhopalosomatidae (Ashmead, 1896) - 1 SpeciesRhopalosomatid wasps
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 13 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 98 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Ripipterygidae (Ander, 1939) - 1 Species
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 16 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Ropalomeridae (Linder, 1930) - 1 SpeciesRopalomerid flies
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 25 Species
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 26 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 12 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 168 SpeciesScarabs
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 11 SpeciesScelionids
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Serritermitidae (Emerson & Krishna, 1975) - 1 Species
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 6 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Somatiidae (Hendel, 1935) - 1 Species
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 94 SpeciesHawk Moths
Spurostigmatidae (Casasola Gonzalez, 2006) - 1 Species
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 5 SpeciesRove beetles
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 43 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 3 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 73 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 44 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 30 SpeciesPeacock flies
Teratembiidae (Krauss, 1911) - 1 Species
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 74 SpeciesHigher termites
Tessaratomidae (Stål, 1864) - 1 SpeciesTessaratomids
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 7 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 65 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTherevids
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 40 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 16 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesTorymids
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 1 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 1 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) -> Troginae - 1 SpeciesHide beetles
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 19 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Zorotypidae (Silvestri, 1913) - 1 Species
276 Families with 4943 Species in Guyana
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ



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)

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Insecta
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders