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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Bonin Islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Nansei Islands (Ryukyu Islands), Shikoku
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 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
Japan
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Subclass
Japan
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Subclass
Japan
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     2 families, 6 genera, 11 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Japan
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 10 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 17 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aclerdidae (Ferris, 1937) - 3 SpeciesAclerdid scales
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 101 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelgidae (Heinze, 1962) - 7 SpeciesSpruce aphids
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 39 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Ademosynidae (Ponomarenko, 1968) - 1 Species
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 25 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 1 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 38 SpeciesDarners
Agaonidae (Walker, 1848) - 11 SpeciesFig wasps
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 197 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Agyrtidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive carrion beetles
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 46 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 8 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Amphientomidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTropical Barklice
Amphipsocidae (Mockford, 1978) - 4 SpeciesHairy-winged Barklice
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 4 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 86 SpeciesMining bees
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 9 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 4 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 1 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 55 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 10 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 220 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 9 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 104 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 19 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Apatelodidae (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1894) - 2 SpeciesAmerican Silkworm Moths
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 17 Species
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 28 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphelocheiridae (Fieber, 1851) - 1 Species
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 187 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 182 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 64 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 181 SpeciesStingless bees
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 8 SpeciesFlat bugs
Archimylacridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Archotermopsidae (Engel, Grimaldi & Krishna, 2009) - 4 SpeciesRottenwood Termites
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 346 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 7 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 4 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 7 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 129 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Asterolecaniidae (Cockerell, 1896) - 2 SpeciesAsterolecaniids
Ateluridae (Remington, 1954) -> Atelurinae - 0 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 10 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 117 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 1 SpeciesAulacids
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 9 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 7 SpeciesFlower moths
Beesoniidae (Ferris, 1950) - 1 SpeciesBeesoniids
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesFleas
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 2 SpeciesStilt bugs
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 5 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 42 SpeciesMarch flies
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 16 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 10 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 16 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blasticotomidae (Thomson, 1871) - 1 SpeciesBlasticotomid sawflies
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 33 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 8 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 26 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Blissidae (Stål, 1862) - 1 SpeciesChinch Bugs
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesBee Flies
Boreidae (Latreille, 1816) - 1 SpeciesSnow fleas
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 12 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 5 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brachycentridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 8 SpeciesHumpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 24 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 6 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 9 Species
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 68 SpeciesBraconids
Brahmaeidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 6 SpeciesBrahmin Moths
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 34 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 114 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 35 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 7 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 18 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 6 Species
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Callidulidae (Moore, 1877) - 4 SpeciesOld World Butterfly Moths
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 65 SpeciesBlow flies
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 6 SpeciesCedar beetles
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 7 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 14 SpeciesDemoiselles
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 19 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 221 SpeciesLeatherwings
Capniidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 2 SpeciesSmall winter stoneflies
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2154 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 7 Species
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 37 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Carsidaridae (Crawford, 1911) - 7 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 254 SpeciesGall gnats
Cephidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesStem sawflies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1346 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceraphronidae (Haliday, 1833) - 1 SpeciesCeraphronids
Ceratophyllidae (Dampf, 1908) - 1 SpeciesRodent fleas
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 211 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerococcidae (Balachowsky, 1942) - 1 SpeciesOrnate pit scales
Cerophytidae (Latreille, 1834) - 1 SpeciesRare click beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 14 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 37 SpeciesChalcids
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 2 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 2 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 4 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 818 SpeciesMidges
Chlorocyphidae (Cowley, 1937) - 2 SpeciesJewels
Chlorogomphidae (Needham, 1903) - 7 Species
Chloroperlidae (Okamoto, 1912) - 7 SpeciesGreen stoneflies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 101 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 53 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 1 Species
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 262 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 30 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 505 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 64 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 79 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 7 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 45 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 6 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Clastopteridae (Stål, 1858) - 1 Species
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 22 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 81 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 97 SpeciesLady cows
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesKelp Flies
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 39 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 117 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 32 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 4 SpeciesDustywings
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 32 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Copromorphidae (Meyrick, 1905) - 1 SpeciesTropical Fruitworm Moths
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 29 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 36 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corioxenidae (Kinzelbach, 1970) - 4 Species
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 8 SpeciesHellgrammites
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 7 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 61 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 112 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 751 SpeciesGrass moth
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 3 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 17 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 9 Species
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 34 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 113 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 7 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 888 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cyclothemistidae (Bechly, 1996) - 3 Species
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 10 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 2 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesGallflies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 1 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dactylopiidae (Signoret, 1875) - 2 SpeciesCochineals
Dasydemellidae - 1 SpeciesShaggy Psocids
Decliniidae (Nikitsky, Lawrence, Kirejtshuk & Gratshev, 1994) - 1 SpeciesDeclinia relicta
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 78 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 19 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 57 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 5 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 1 SpeciesMountain midges
Diadocidiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 1 Species
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 7 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 1 SpeciesDiapriids
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 304 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 2 SpeciesBog flies
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 7 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dilaridae (Newman, 1853) - 1 SpeciesPleasing lacewings
Dinidoridae (Stål, 1867) - 1 Species
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 Species
Diprionidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 5 SpeciesConifer sawflies
Dipseudopsidae (Ulmer, 1904) - 2 Species
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 13 Species
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 1 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 11 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 80 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 118 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 260 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 3 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 10 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Dryophthoridae (Schönherr, 1825) -> Dryophthorinae - 1 SpeciesPalm weevils
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 9 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 119 SpeciesWater tigers
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 3 Species
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) -> Blattellidae - 1 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 9 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 140 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 892 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elenchidae (Perkins, 1905) - 1 Species
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 57 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 160 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 115 SpeciesEncyrtids
Endecatomidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 Species
Enderleinellidae (Ewing, 1929) - 1 Species
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 76 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 2 SpeciesGnat bug
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 20 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephemerellidae (Klapálek, 1909) - 21 SpeciesSpiny Crawler Mayflies
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 4 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 84 SpeciesBrine fly
Epicopeiidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 4 SpeciesOriental Swallowtail Moths
Epiophlebiidae (Muttkowski, 1911) - 1 Species
Epipsocidae - 1 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Epipyropidae (Dyar, 1903) - 2 SpeciesPlanthopper Parasite Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 492 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 20 SpeciesEriococcids
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 8 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucharitidae (Latreille, 1809) - 8 SpeciesEucharitids
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 5 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 6 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 167 SpeciesEulophids
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 9 SpeciesEupelmids
Euphaeidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1905) - 3 SpeciesGossamerwings
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 2 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 13 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 23 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 40 SpeciesLittle house flies
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 3 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 6 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 18 Species
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 371 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 5 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Galacticidae (Minet, 1986) - 1 SpeciesGalacticid Moths
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 4 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Geinitziidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 1 SpeciesToad bugs
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 257 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 1362 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesDor beetles
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 3 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 24 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 27 SpeciesSedge Moths
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 15 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 40 SpeciesClubtails
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 297 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 15 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 101 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Grylloblattidae (E. M. Walker, 1914) - 2 SpeciesGrylloblattids
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 3 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 133 SpeciesSweat bees
Halictophagidae (Perkins, 1905) - 8 Species
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 10 SpeciesHaliplids
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 2 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesSun Moths
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 20 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Helophoridae (Leach, 1815) -> Hydrophilidae - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Helotidae (Reitter, 1876) - 7 Species
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hemipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesLeaf Litter Barklice
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 13 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 14 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 153 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 2 Species
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 6 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 20 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hilarimorphidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 SpeciesHilarimorphid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 12 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 101 SpeciesClown beetles
Hodotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 2 SpeciesHarvester termites
Homotomidae (Heslop-harrison, 1958) - 5 Species
Hoplopleuridae (Ewing, 1929) - 4 Species
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 4 SpeciesTeak Moths
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 6 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 28 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 9 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 13 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 38 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 36 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 105 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 3 Species
Hystrichopsyllidae (Tiraboschi, 1904) - 2 SpeciesInsectivore fleas
Ibaliidae (Thomson, 1862) - 2 SpeciesIbaliids
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 181 SpeciesIchneumonids
Immidae (Heppner, 1977) - 2 SpeciesImma Moths
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 16 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Inocelliidae (Navas, 1913) - 1 SpeciesInocelliid snakeflies
Ipsviciidae (Tillyard, 1919) - 1 Species
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 1 SpeciesBat fleas
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 22 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 6 SpeciesDrywood termites
Kateretidae (Kirkby, 1837) - 1 SpeciesShort-winged flower beetles
Kermesidae (Signoret, 1875) - 9 SpeciesGall-like Scale Insects
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 31 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Kuwaniidae (Macgillvray, 1921) - 2 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 3 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 6 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 65 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Largidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesBordered plant bugs
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 53 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 20 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 63 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecanodiaspididae (Borchsenius, 1965) - 4 SpeciesLecanodiaspidids
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 23 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 2 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 45 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 49 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 2 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopsyllidae (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915) - 4 SpeciesRabbit fleas
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 11 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 3 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 33 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 91 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 51 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 58 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 8 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limnocentropodidae (Tsuda, 1942) - 1 Species
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 632 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 6 SpeciesBooklice
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 8 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 7 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 289 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 345 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 52 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 13 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 10 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 55 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 4 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Machilidae (Grassi, 1888) - 1 SpeciesJumping bristletails
Malcidae (Stål, 1865) - 2 Species
Mancusoblattidae (Martins-neto & Gallego, 2005) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 15 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesMantis-flies
Matsucoccidae (Morrison, 1927) - 4 Species
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 3 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 65 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 1 Species
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 7 SpeciesFlatwings
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 97 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) - 5 SpeciesMelittid bees
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 27 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 209 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 84 SpeciesMembracids
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 2 SpeciesBird lice
Mesoblattinidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 Species
Mesopsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 7 SpeciesMiddle Barklice
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 1 SpeciesWater treaders
Micronoctuidae (Fibiger In Fibiger & Lafonteine, 2005) - 3 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 8 SpeciesStilt Flies
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 20 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 6 SpeciesFilth flies
Mimarachnidae (Shcherbakov, 2007) - 1 Species
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 71 SpeciesGrass bugs
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 5 SpeciesScaly crickets
Molannidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesHood Casemakers
Momphidae (Herrich Schaffer, 1857) - 3 SpeciesMompha Moths
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 9 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 21 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 246 SpeciesPintail beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 210 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 6 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 229 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 7 SpeciesFairy wasps
Mymarommatidae (Debauche, 1948) - 1 SpeciesMymarommatid wasps
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 4 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Myrmecolacidae (Saunders, 1872) - 1 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 3 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 6 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 30 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesWater stick insects
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 67 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nevrorthidae (Nakahara, 1958) - 2 Species
Nicoletiidae (Escherich, 1905) - 3 SpeciesNicoletiids
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 90 SpeciesSap beetles
Nocticolidae (Bolivar, 1892) - 1 SpeciesAustralian cockroaches
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1396 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 2 Species
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 176 SpeciesTuft moths
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 2 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 6 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 194 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 10 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 539 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 1 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 14 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 1 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 4 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 2 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 51 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 24 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 1 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Omethidae (Leconte, 1861) - 3 SpeciesFalse fireflies
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 6 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 2 SpeciesArmyrids
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 9 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orthophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesOsmylids
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 3 Species
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 4 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Pachytroctidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 1 SpeciesThick Barklice
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pamphiliidae (Cameron, 1890) - 11 SpeciesWeb-spinning sawflies
Panorpidae (Linnaeus, 1758) - 36 SpeciesCommon scorpionflies
Panorpodidae (Byers, 1965) - 3 Species
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 132 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Parastrachiidae (Oshanin, 1922) - 1 Species
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Passandridae (Erichson, 1845) -> Passandrinae - 1 SpeciesParasitic flat bark beetles
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 22 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Pedicinidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 1 Species
Pediculidae (Leach, 1817) - 1 Species
Pelecorhynchidae (Philip, 1941) - 4 SpeciesPelecorhynchid flies
Peltoperlidae (Claassen, 1931) - 5 SpeciesRoachlike stoneflies
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 44 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesPerilampids
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 8 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 3 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 18 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Petaluridae (Needham, 1903) - 1 SpeciesGraybacks
Phaeomyiidae (Verbeke, 1950) - 2 SpeciesSnail-killing flies
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 28 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 17 SpeciesWalking sticks
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 19 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 5 Species
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 8 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoenicococcidae - 1 SpeciesPalm scales
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 93 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Phryganopsychidae (Wiggins, 1959) - 3 Species
Phylliidae (Redtenbacher, 1906) - 1 SpeciesWalking leaves
Phylloxeridae (Herrich-schaeffer, 1854) - 2 SpeciesPhylloxerans
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 134 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 79 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 3 Species
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 11 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platygastridae (Haliday, 1833) - 3 SpeciesPlatygastrids
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 4 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 18 SpeciesSignal flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 2 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 53 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 8 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 10 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 3 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 3 Species
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 110 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Potamanthidae (Albarda In Selys-lonchamps, 1888) - 1 SpeciesHacklegilled Burrower Mayflies
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 1 Species
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 3 Species
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 6 SpeciesYucca Moths
Propalticidae (Crowson, 1952) - 3 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 2 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 16 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 10 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 86 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 23 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 26 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 32 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 60 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSilky lacewings
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 94 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 87 SpeciesPteromalids
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 124 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pthiridae (Leach, 1817) - 2 Species
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 6 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 30 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 22 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 11 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesCommon fleas
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 1 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 Species
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 386 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 5 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 10 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 11 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 4 SpeciesCotton stainers
Pythidae (Solier, 1834) - 1 SpeciesDead log bark beetles
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 34 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 50 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 81 SpeciesCamel crickets
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Rhinophorinae - 1 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 12 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 4 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 12 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhopalopsyllidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 1 SpeciesRodent fleas
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 167 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 14 SpeciesSeed bugs
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 19 Species
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Roeslerstammiidae (Bruand, 1850) - 6 SpeciesDouble-eye moths
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 101 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 32 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 75 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 50 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 275 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 22 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 66 SpeciesScelionids
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 2 SpeciesWindow Flies
Schreckensteiniidae (Fletcher, 1929) - 2 SpeciesBristle Legged Moths
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 20 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 49 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scolebythidae (Evans, 1963) - 2 SpeciesScolebythid wasps
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scopuridae (Ueno, 1935) - 8 Species
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 24 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesScydmaenines
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 31 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 68 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sialidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesAlderflies
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 28 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 30 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 72 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 4 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesWood wasp
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 2 SpeciesSpongeflies
Sphaeritidae (Schuckard, 1839) - 1 SpeciesFalse clown beetles
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 26 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 32 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 4 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 143 SpeciesHawk Moths
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 4 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 286 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 7 SpeciesNarrow Barklice
Stenopsychidae (Martynov, 1924) - 5 Species
Stenotrachelidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 12 SpeciesFalse longhorn beetles
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 62 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 4 SpeciesBat flies
Stylopidae (Kirby, 1813) - 29 SpeciesStrepsiptera
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 386 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 109 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 492 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Taeniopterygidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 7 SpeciesWillowflies
Taldycupedidae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 2 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 105 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 112 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 219 SpeciesPeacock flies
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesHigher termites
Termopsidae (Grassé, 1949) - 1 SpeciesDampwood termites
Tessaratomidae (Stål, 1864) - 1 SpeciesTessaratomids
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 10 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 21 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 26 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 140 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thanerocleridae (Chapin, 1921) - 1 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 3 SpeciesSolitary midges
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 9 SpeciesTherevids
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 25 SpeciesCommon thrips
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 2 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 28 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 89 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 55 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 237 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 9 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Torridincolidae (Steffan, 1964) - 2 Species
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 1075 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 29 SpeciesTorymids
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 20 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 18 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 43 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 23 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 4 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 20 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 15 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 5 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 41 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Vermipsyllidae (Wagner, 1889) - 1 SpeciesCarnivore fleas
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 3 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 133 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Xenasteiidae (Hardy, 1980) - 1 Species
Xenidae (Pohl & Beutel, 2005) - 8 Species
Xyelidae (Newman, 1835) - 1 SpeciesXyelid sawflies
Xylococcidae (Pergrande, 1898) - 3 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 12 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 15 SpeciesAwl-flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 6 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 100 SpeciesErmine Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 33 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 34 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 74 SpeciesBurnet Moths
628 Families with 33246 Species in Japan
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Japan without family allocation
Lederina imdecorata -> Lederia imdecorataInfo
Pararibia orientalis (Shinji, 1940)Info
Sciaropota japonica (Chandler, 2002)Info
Zelotherses paleana (Hübner, 1793)Info
4 Species in Insecta for Japan 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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