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Distribution path and Subregions of Italy (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - South Europe - Italy
Subregions: Central Italy (Lazio, Marche, Tuscany, Umbria), Italy Islands (Sardinia, Sicily), North Italy (Italian Alps, Northeast Italy, Northwest Italy), South Italy (Abruzzo, Basilicata, Calabria, Campania, Molise)
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Italy
Class
Italy
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 610 families, 9896 genera, 52435 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
Italy
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     2 families, 11 genera, 56 species
Subclass
Italy
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     605 families, 9871 genera, 52347 species
Subclass
Italy
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     2 families, 10 genera, 26 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Italy
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Acanthocnemidae (Crowson, 1964) - 1 Species
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 8 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Acartophthalmidae (Czerny, 1928) - 1 SpeciesAcartophthalmid flies
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 7 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aclerdidae (Ferris, 1937) - 3 SpeciesAclerdid scales
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 316 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelgidae (Heinze, 1962) - 30 SpeciesSpruce aphids
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 49 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 26 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Adiheterothripidae (Shumsher, 1946) - 1 Species
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 22 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 19 SpeciesDarners
Agaonidae (Walker, 1848) - 4 SpeciesFig wasps
Agonoxenidae (Meyrick, 1926) - 1 SpeciesPalm Moths
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 288 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 4 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Alexiidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 16 Species
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 32 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 20 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 8 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Amphipsocidae (Mockford, 1978) - 1 SpeciesHairy-winged Barklice
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 4 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 264 SpeciesMining bees
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 6 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 165 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 55 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 151 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 6 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthophoridae (C. L. Koch, 1846) - 5 Species
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 41 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 3 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 43 Species
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 98 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphelocheiridae (Fieber, 1851) - 1 Species
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 888 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 310 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 22 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 447 SpeciesStingless bees
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 33 SpeciesFlat bugs
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 313 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 39 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 4 Species
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 13 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 213 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Asterolecaniidae (Cockerell, 1896) - 11 SpeciesAsterolecaniids
Ateluridae (Remington, 1954) -> Atelurinae - 0 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 5 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 4 SpeciesAulacids
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSap flies
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 52 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Bacillidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 12 SpeciesBacillid Stick Insects
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 28 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 7 SpeciesFlower moths
Beesoniidae (Ferris, 1950) - 1 SpeciesBeesoniids
Beraeidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 20 SpeciesSmall eastern caddisflies
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 25 SpeciesStilt bugs
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 80 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 24 SpeciesMarch flies
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 1 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blasticotomidae (Thomson, 1871) - 1 SpeciesBlasticotomid sawflies
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 51 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 3 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 18 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bolcacorduliidae (Gentilini, 2002) - 1 Species
Bolcathoridae (Gentilini, 2002) - 1 Species
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 383 SpeciesBee Flies
Boreidae (Latreille, 1816) - 2 SpeciesSnow fleas
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 49 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 45 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 8 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brachycentridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 2 SpeciesHumpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 148 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 23 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 7 Species
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 999 SpeciesBraconids
Brahmaeidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 2 SpeciesBrahmin Moths
Braulidae (Egger, 1853) - 2 SpeciesBee lice
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 309 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 333 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 61 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 2 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 18 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Caenidae (Newman, 1853) - 1 SpeciesSmall Squaregilled Mayflies
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 1 Species
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 16 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Callaphididae (Borner, 1952) - 2 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 79 SpeciesBlow flies
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 2 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 12 SpeciesDemoiselles
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 3 SpeciesCamillid flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 2 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 268 SpeciesLeatherwings
Capniidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 10 SpeciesSmall winter stoneflies
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3085 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 2 Species
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 3 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 368 SpeciesGall gnats
Cephidae (Newman, 1834) - 31 SpeciesStem sawflies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 589 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceraphronidae (Haliday, 1833) - 28 SpeciesCeraphronids
Ceratocombidae (Fieber, 1861) - 1 Species
Ceratophyllidae (Dampf, 1908) - 30 SpeciesRodent fleas
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 106 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerococcidae (Balachowsky, 1942) - 2 SpeciesOrnate pit scales
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 60 SpeciesChalcids
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 38 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 461 SpeciesMidges
Chloroperlidae (Okamoto, 1912) - 12 SpeciesGreen stoneflies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 206 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 15 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 312 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1214 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 51 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 683 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 44 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 68 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 27 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 78 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 20 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 41 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 73 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 191 SpeciesLady cows
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 2 SpeciesKelp Flies
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 29 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 425 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 107 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 21 SpeciesDustywings
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 63 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 12 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 12 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 55 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 48 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 49 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 78 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 427 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 518 SpeciesGrass moth
Crowsoniellidae (Iablokoff-khnzorian, 1983) - 1 SpeciesCrowsoniella relicta
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 1 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 98 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 98 Species
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 46 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 78 SpeciesMosquitoes
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2905 SpeciesTrue weevils
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 1 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 36 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 5 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 6 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 162 SpeciesGallflies
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 158 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 5 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 153 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 4 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 233 SpeciesDiapriids
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 172 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 11 SpeciesBog flies
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 12 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dilaridae (Newman, 1853) - 2 SpeciesPleasing lacewings
Diprionidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 19 SpeciesConifer sawflies
Dipsocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 4 SpeciesDipsocorids
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 18 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 343 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 16 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 23 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 54 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 58 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 5 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 21 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 4 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 288 SpeciesWater tigers
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 1 Species
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) -> Blattellidae - 1 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 9 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 308 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 316 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 11 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 35 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Embiidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 5 Species
Embolemidae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesEmbolemid wasps
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 293 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 172 SpeciesEncyrtids
Endecatomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 Species
Enderleinellidae (Ewing, 1929) - 1 Species
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 42 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Endromidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGlory Moths
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 29 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephemerellidae (Klapálek, 1909) - 5 SpeciesSpiny Crawler Mayflies
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 5 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 208 SpeciesBrine fly
Epipsocidae - 2 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 136 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 54 SpeciesEriococcids
Eriocottidae (Spuler, 1898) - 7 SpeciesOld World Spiny Winged Moths
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 6 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 257 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucharitidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesEucharitids
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 7 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 31 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 351 SpeciesEulophids
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 42 SpeciesEupelmids
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 73 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 1 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 36 SpeciesLittle house flies
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 56 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 4 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 27 Species
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 429 SpeciesAnts
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 20 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 598 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 11 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 953 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 54 SpeciesDor beetles
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 17 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 9 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 17 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 24 SpeciesSedge Moths
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 11 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 10 SpeciesClubtails
Goniodidae (Mjoberg, 1910) - 15 Species
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 231 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 52 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 11 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Gyropidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 2 Species
Haematopinidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 6 SpeciesUngulate lice
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 249 SpeciesSweat bees
Halictophagidae (Perkins, 1905) - 1 Species
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 33 SpeciesHaliplids
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 6 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 5 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesSun Moths
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 10 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Heloridae (Förster, 1856) - 4 SpeciesHelorids
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 44 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 19 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 36 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 177 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 25 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heterogynidae (Rambur, 1866) - 3 SpeciesMediterranean Burnet Moths
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 52 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Himantopteridae (Rogenhofer, 1884) - 1 SpeciesLong Tailed Burnet Moths
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 18 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 182 SpeciesClown beetles
Hodotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 0 SpeciesHarvester termites
Homotomidae (Heslop-harrison, 1958) - 4 Species
Hoplopleuridae (Ewing, 1929) - 4 Species
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 2 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 135 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 165 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 23 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 164 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 11 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 97 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 2 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hygrobiidae (Régimbart, 1878) - 2 SpeciesScreech-beetles
Hystrichopsyllidae (Tiraboschi, 1904) - 13 SpeciesInsectivore fleas
Ibaliidae (Thomson, 1862) - 3 SpeciesIbaliids
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2264 SpeciesIchneumonids
Immidae (Heppner, 1977) - 2 SpeciesImma Moths
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 15 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Inocelliidae (Navas, 1913) - 2 SpeciesInocelliid snakeflies
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 13 SpeciesBat fleas
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 55 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 2 SpeciesDrywood termites
Kermesidae (Signoret, 1875) - 8 SpeciesGall-like Scale Insects
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 31 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Kuwaniidae (Macgillvray, 1921) - 1 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 3 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 3 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 8 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Laemobothriidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 3 Species
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 32 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Largidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesBordered plant bugs
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 43 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 107 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 73 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecanodiaspididae (Borchsenius, 1965) - 1 SpeciesLecanodiaspidids
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 21 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 255 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lemoniidae (Hampson, 1918) - 2 SpeciesAutumn Silkworm Moths
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 7 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 44 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 16 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Leptopsyllidae (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915) - 8 SpeciesRabbit fleas
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 14 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 7 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 62 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 45 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 5 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 146 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 11 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 362 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Linognathidae (Webb, 1946) - 6 Species
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 20 SpeciesBooklice
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 20 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 25 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 5 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 24 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 178 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 11 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 61 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 83 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machilidae (Grassi, 1888) - 52 SpeciesJumping bristletails
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 14 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesMantis-flies
Marchalinidae - 1 Species
Margarodidae (Newstead, 1901) - 6 SpeciesCottony cushion scales
Matsucoccidae (Morrison, 1927) - 3 Species
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 2 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 333 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalodontesidae (Konow, 1897) - 7 Species
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 1 Species
Megaspilidae (Ashmead, 1893) - 32 SpeciesMegaspilids
Meinertellidae (Verhoeff, 1910) - 4 SpeciesRock bristletails
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 43 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) - 16 SpeciesMelittid bees
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 95 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 163 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 322 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 3 SpeciesMembracids
Mengenillidae (Kinzelbach, 1970) - 4 Species
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 70 SpeciesBird lice
Mesokristenseniidae (Huang, Nel & Minet, 2010) - 0 Species
Mesopsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 10 SpeciesMiddle Barklice
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 3 SpeciesWater treaders
Micrococcidae (Silvestri, 1939) - 3 SpeciesMediterranean scales
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 8 SpeciesStilt Flies
Microphysidae (Dohrn, 1859) - 11 SpeciesMicrophysids
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 42 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 10 SpeciesFilth flies
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 594 SpeciesGrass bugs
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 5 SpeciesScaly crickets
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 3 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 30 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 120 SpeciesPintail beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 292 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 86 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 261 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 3 SpeciesMydas flies
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 53 SpeciesFairy wasps
Mymarommatidae (Debauche, 1948) - 2 SpeciesMymarommatid wasps
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 1 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 5 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 39 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 19 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 38 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) - 3 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 1 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 63 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesWater stick insects
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 219 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Nevrorthidae (Nakahara, 1958) - 2 Species
Nicoletiidae (Escherich, 1905) - 8 SpeciesNicoletiids
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 277 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1180 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 39 SpeciesTuft moths
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 1 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 6 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 63 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 10 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 261 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 2 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 2 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 4 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 123 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 58 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesBot flies
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 1 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Oligotomidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 1 Species
Omalisidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 10 Species
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 12 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 9 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 10 SpeciesArmyrids
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 3 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 5 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesOsmylids
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 25 Species
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 2 Species
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Palaeomacromiidae (Petrulevicius, Nel & Muzon, 1999) - 1 Species
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 17 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 14 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pamphiliidae (Cameron, 1890) - 46 SpeciesWeb-spinning sawflies
Panorpidae (Linnaeus, 1758) - 15 SpeciesCommon scorpionflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 45 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 2 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Pediculidae (Leach, 1817) - 3 Species
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 133 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 28 SpeciesPerilampids
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 6 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 2 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 32 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Phaeomyiidae (Verbeke, 1950) - 3 SpeciesSnail-killing flies
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 45 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 10 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 150 Species
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 4 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 78 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phloeostichidae (Reitter, 1911) - 1 Species
Phloiophilidae (Kiesenwetter, 1863) - 1 Species
Phoenicococcidae - 1 SpeciesPalm scales
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 111 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Phylloxeridae (Herrich-schaeffer, 1854) - 20 SpeciesPhylloxerans
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 58 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piesmatidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesAsh-grey leaf bugs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 8 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 68 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 2 Species
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platygastridae (Haliday, 1833) - 49 SpeciesPlatygastrids
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 18 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 17 SpeciesSignal flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 3 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 36 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 21 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 1 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 5 Species
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 272 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 2 Species
Proctotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesProctotrupids
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 11 SpeciesYucca Moths
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Protomyrmeleontidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Protroctopsocidae (Smithers, 1972) - 1 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 1 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 147 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 48 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 22 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 144 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 167 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychomyiidae (Walker, 1852) - 4 SpeciesTube-making caddisflies
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 94 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 5 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pterolonchidae (Meyrick, 1918) - 5 SpeciesLance Wing Moths
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 317 SpeciesPteromalids
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 203 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pthiridae (Leach, 1817) - 2 Species
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 81 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 225 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 4 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesCommon fleas
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 6 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 400 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 6 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 5 SpeciesCotton stainers
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 1 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Raphidiidae (Latreille, 1810) - 18 SpeciesRaphidiid snakeflies
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 51 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 47 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 34 SpeciesCamel crickets
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 16 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 5 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 11 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 29 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 84 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 171 SpeciesSeed bugs
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 3 Species
Ricinidae (Neumann, 1890) - 1 Species
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Roeslerstammiidae (Bruand, 1850) - 1 SpeciesDouble-eye moths
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 37 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 28 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sapygidae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesClub-horned wasps
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 196 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 27 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 212 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 20 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 17 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 180 SpeciesScelionids
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 5 SpeciesWindow Flies
Schreckensteiniidae (Fletcher, 1929) - 1 SpeciesBristle Legged Moths
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 88 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 63 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Sclerogibbidae (Ashmead, 1902) - 4 SpeciesSclerogibbid wasps
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 51 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 26 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 234 SpeciesScydmaenines
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 6 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 33 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sericostomatidae (Stephens, 1836) - 14 SpeciesBushtailed Caddisflies
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 119 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sialidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesAlderflies
Signiphoridae (Howard, 1894) - 4 SpeciesSigniphorid wasps
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 41 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 40 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 90 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesWood wasp
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 4 SpeciesSpongeflies
Somabrachyidae (Hampson, 1920) - 1 SpeciesMediterranean Flannel Moths
Sphaeritidae (Schuckard, 1839) - 2 SpeciesFalse clown beetles
Sphaeriusidae (Erichson, 1845) - 4 SpeciesMinute Bog Beetles
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 115 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 54 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 3 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 57 SpeciesHawk Moths
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 3180 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 4 SpeciesNarrow Barklice
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 78 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 6 SpeciesBat flies
Stylopidae (Kirby, 1813) - 18 SpeciesStrepsiptera
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 552 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 93 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 571 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Taeniopterygidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 11 SpeciesWillowflies
Tanaostigmatidae (Howard, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTanaostigmatids
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 1 Species
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 580 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 584 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 159 SpeciesPeacock flies
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHigher termites
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 16 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetracampidae (Förster, 1856) - 7 SpeciesTetracampid wasps
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 19 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 31 Species
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 302 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thanerocleridae (Chapin, 1921) - 1 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 3 SpeciesSolitary midges
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 11 SpeciesTherevids
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 142 SpeciesCommon thrips
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 22 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thynnidae (Shuckard, 1841) - 1 SpeciesThynnid Wasps
Thyreocoridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesBlack bugs
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 4 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tibicinidae (Distant, 1905) - 12 Species
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 172 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 156 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 237 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 16 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 853 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 63 SpeciesTorymids
Triassolestidae (Bonaparte, 1970) - 2 Species
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 14 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Trichodectidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 9 Species
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 38 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Trichopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 3 SpeciesLash-faced Psocids
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trigonalidae (Cresson, 1887) - 1 SpeciesTrigonalid wasps
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 87 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 20 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 5 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 4 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 45 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 66 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 4 Species
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Urodidae (Kyrki, 1984) - 1 SpeciesFalse Burnet Moths
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 14 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 2 SpeciesWormlions
Vermipsyllidae (Wagner, 1889) - 7 SpeciesCarnivore fleas
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 6 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 280 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Xenidae (Pohl & Beutel, 2005) - 4 Species
Xiphydriidae (Leach, 1819) - 6 SpeciesWood wasps
Xyelidae (Newman, 1835) - 8 SpeciesXyelid sawflies
Xylococcidae (Pergrande, 1898) - 1 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 2 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 79 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 118 SpeciesErmine Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 24 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 42 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 104 SpeciesBurnet Moths
613 Families with 52431 Species in Italy
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Italy without family allocation
Boudinoyiana notha ()Light Orange UnderwingInfo
Porittia galactodactyla (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Zelotherses ferugana (Hübner, 1793)Info
Zelotherses paleana (Hübner, 1793)Info
Zelotherses unitana (Hübner, 1799)Info
5 Species in Insecta for Italy 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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