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Distribution path and Subregions of Jamaica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Greater Antilles - Jamaica
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Jamaica
Class
Jamaica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 272 families, 1646 genera, 3248 species
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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
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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
Jamaica
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Subclass
Jamaica
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     271 families, 1645 genera, 3246 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Jamaica
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 8 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 1 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesDarners
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 20 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 9 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 2 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Amphientomidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTropical Barklice
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 1 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 1 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 5 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 21 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 2 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesStingless bees
Archipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 3 SpeciesAncient Barklice
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 71 SpeciesTiger Moths
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesRobber flies
Asiopsocidae (Mockford & Garcia Aldrete, 1976) - 1 Species
Asterolecaniidae (Cockerell, 1896) - 1 SpeciesAsterolecaniids
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesFlower moths
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesFleas
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 6 SpeciesMarch flies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 6 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 31 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesBee Flies
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 0 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesOobese weevils
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 1 SpeciesBraconids
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesJewel beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 10 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 1 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 2 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 84 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carsidaridae (Crawford, 1911) - 1 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 11 SpeciesGall gnats
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 108 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 26 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 29 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 2 SpeciesChalcids
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 8 SpeciesMidges
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 18 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 4 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 47 SpeciesHoppers
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 8 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 3 Species
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 5 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 35 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesLady cows
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 12 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 1 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 2 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Conchaspididae (Green, 1896) - 1 SpeciesFalse armoured scales
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 2 SpeciesDustywings
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesWater boatman
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 5 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 17 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 196 SpeciesGrass moth
Ctenuchidae (W. Kirby, 1837) -> Arctiinae - 1 SpeciesWasp moths
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 57 SpeciesMosquitoes
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 66 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 2 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dactylopiidae (Signoret, 1875) - 1 SpeciesCochineals
Dalceridae (Dyar, 1898) - 1 SpeciesTropical Slug Caterpillar Moths
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 5 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 5 SpeciesSkin beetles
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 5 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 74 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 17 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 15 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 2 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesWater tigers
Ectopsocidae - 5 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 12 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 4 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 16 SpeciesEncyrtids
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 10 SpeciesBrine fly
Epipsocidae - 3 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 107 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 7 SpeciesEulophids
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 1 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 11 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 2 SpeciesLittle house flies
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 8 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 99 SpeciesAnts
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 116 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 3 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 6 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 66 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 2 SpeciesSweat bees
Hedylidae (Guenée, 1857) - 1 SpeciesAmerican Butterfly Moths
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 4 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Hemipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesLeaf Litter Barklice
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 86 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 6 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTeak Moths
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 3 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 9 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 7 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 16 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesIchneumonids
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 11 SpeciesDrywood termites
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Kerriidae (Lindinger, 1937) - 1 SpeciesLac Insects
Kinnaridae (Muir, 1925) - 2 SpeciesKinnarid Planthoppers
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 14 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 6 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 5 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 11 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 7 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 1 SpeciesSpreadwings
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 24 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 5 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 74 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 3 SpeciesBooklice
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 4 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 44 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 3 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 4 SpeciesMantids
Margarodidae (Newstead, 1901) - 1 SpeciesCottony cushion scales
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 8 SpeciesCarder bees
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesFlatwings
Meinertellidae (Verhoeff, 1910) - 2 SpeciesRock bristletails
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 1 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 9 SpeciesChafers
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 25 SpeciesMembracids
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 2 SpeciesBird lice
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 2 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 1 SpeciesGrass bugs
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 2 SpeciesScaly crickets
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 2 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 1 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesHouse flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 1 SpeciesFairy wasps
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 2 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 148 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 2 Species
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 7 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 13 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 115 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 2 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBot flies
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 4 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 3 SpeciesEnsign scales
Pachytroctidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 3 SpeciesThick Barklice
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 35 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 8 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 1 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 3 SpeciesWalking sticks
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 3 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 1 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 5 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 50 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 7 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 1 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 7 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 3 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 5 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 33 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Pseudophasmatidae (Kirby, 1896) - 2 SpeciesStriped Walkingsticks
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 6 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psoquillidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 2 SpeciesBird Nest Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 4 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 8 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 9 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 2 SpeciesPteromalids
Pteronarcyidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 1 SpeciesGiant stoneflies
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 12 SpeciesPlume Moths
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) -> Ischnopsyllidae - 1 SpeciesCommon fleas
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 1 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 44 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesCotton stainers
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 3 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 7 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 21 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 1 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 0 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 6 SpeciesScelionids
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 4 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sematuridae (Guenée, 1858) - 3 SpeciesAmerican Swallowtail Moths
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 4 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 9 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 1 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 69 SpeciesHawk Moths
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 13 SpeciesRove beetles
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 42 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 17 SpeciesPeacock flies
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHigher termites
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 4 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 26 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesTherevids
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 2 Species
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesCommon thrips
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 28 SpeciesLace bugs
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 17 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 1 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 0 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Troctopsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 2 Species
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 4 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 1 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 9 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 4 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 1 SpeciesWormlions
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 3 SpeciesErmine Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 5 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zorotypidae (Silvestri, 1913) - 1 Species
275 Families with 3246 Species in Jamaica
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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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