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Distribution path and Subregions of Honshu (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan - Honshu
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Honshu
Class
Honshu
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 90 families, 477 genera, 1366 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
Honshu
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     90 families, 477 genera, 1366 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Honshu
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 13 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 5 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 16 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 21 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesTiger Moths
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 39 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesMarch flies
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) -> Brachycerinae - 1 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 1 Species
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 6 Species
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 2 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 26 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carsidaridae (Crawford, 1911) - 5 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 93 SpeciesGall gnats
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 29 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesFroghoppers
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 3 SpeciesMidges
Chloroperlidae (Okamoto, 1912) - 1 SpeciesGreen stoneflies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 27 SpeciesEye flies
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHoppers
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 5 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 39 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesGrass moth
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 5 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 36 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 9 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 1 SpeciesMountain midges
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 6 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 1 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesSkipjacks
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 41 SpeciesDance Flies
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 1 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 26 SpeciesBrine fly
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 5 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 4 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesLouse Flies
Homotomidae (Heslop-harrison, 1958) - 2 Species
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 16 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 339 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 7 Species
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 3 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 3 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 SpeciesMantids
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 2 Species
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Mimarachnidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 13 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 3 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 40 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 1 Species
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 4 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 16 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 66 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 7 SpeciesPlume Moths
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 9 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 15 Species
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesHawk Moths
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 86 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 126 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 5 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 3 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 32 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 11 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 1 SpeciesIronclad beetles
90 Families with 1367 Species in Honshu
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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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