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Distribution path and Subregions of Luxembourg (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe - Benelux - Luxembourg
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Luxembourg
Class
Luxembourg
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 367 families, 3201 genera, 8660 species
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Families2.680    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.502    worldwide
Common namesInsects, True insects
German namesInsekten, Kerbtiere, Kerfe, Freikiefler
Dutch namesInsecten, Eigenlijke insecten, Insekten
Danish namesInsekter
Finnish namesHyönteiset
Norwegian namesInsekter
Swedish namesEgentliga insekter
Spanish namesInsectos
Italian namesInsetti, Entomi
French namesInsecte
Portuguese namesInsetos
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

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

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

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

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

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


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

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

Holarctic, Indo-Pacific


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

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

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

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

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

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

Antarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean


Countries
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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 en.wikipedia.org
Insecta in species.wikimedia.org
Insecta in dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Luxembourg
    Monocondylia (Haeckel, 1866)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Subclass
Luxembourg
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     365 families, 3198 genera, 8657 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Luxembourg
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 4 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 33 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 14 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 5 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 1 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 8 SpeciesDarners
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 1 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Alexiidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 2 Species
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Amphipsocidae (Mockford, 1978) - 1 SpeciesHairy-winged Barklice
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 1 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 41 SpeciesMining bees
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 1 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 7 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 29 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 15 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 3 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 38 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 10 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 48 SpeciesStingless bees
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 4 SpeciesFlat bugs
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 113 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 16 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Artheneidae (Stål, 1872) - 1 Species
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesRobber flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Beraeidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 4 SpeciesSmall eastern caddisflies
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 8 SpeciesStilt bugs
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 3 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBee Flies
Boreidae (Latreille, 1816) - 1 SpeciesSnow fleas
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachycentridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 4 SpeciesHumpless Casemaker Caddisflies
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 6 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 77 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 21 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 5 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 3 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 14 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 2 SpeciesDemoiselles
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 48 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 413 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesGall gnats
Cephidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesStem sawflies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 189 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 95 SpeciesMidges
Chloroperlidae (Okamoto, 1912) - 5 SpeciesGreen stoneflies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 239 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 13 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 307 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 6 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 25 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 4 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 12 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 6 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 53 SpeciesLady cows
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 11 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 64 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 17 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 2 SpeciesDustywings
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 2 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 2 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesWater boatman
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 7 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 134 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 118 SpeciesGrass moth
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 59 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 2 Species
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 3 SpeciesMosquitoes
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 294 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 3 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 4 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesGallflies
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 75 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 18 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 1 SpeciesDiapriids
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 3 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Diprionidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 2 SpeciesConifer sawflies
Dipsocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 1 SpeciesDipsocorids
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 4 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 4 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 16 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 8 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 1 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 91 SpeciesWater tigers
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 1 Species
Ectopsocidae - 4 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 63 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 79 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 10 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 14 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Endromidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGlory Moths
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 1 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephemerellidae (Klapálek, 1909) - 3 SpeciesSpiny Crawler Mayflies
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 1 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Epipsocidae - 1 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 36 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 1 SpeciesEriococcids
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 3 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 22 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 10 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 1 SpeciesEulophids
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 2 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 Species
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 73 SpeciesAnts
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 94 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 1 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 355 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesDor beetles
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesWater spiders
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 9 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 8 SpeciesSedge Moths
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 5 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesClubtails
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 75 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 5 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 1 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 84 SpeciesSweat bees
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 16 SpeciesHaliplids
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Henrotayiidae (Fleck, Bechly, Martínez-delclòs, Jarzembowski, Cor, 2003) - 1 Species
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 8 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 13 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 55 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 4 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 15 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Heterophlebiidae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 1 Species
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 7 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 28 SpeciesClown beetles
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 28 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 13 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 80 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 5 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 22 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hygrobiidae (Régimbart, 1878) - 1 SpeciesScreech-beetles
Hystrichopsyllidae (Tiraboschi, 1904) - 2 SpeciesInsectivore fleas
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesIchneumonids
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 7 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 3 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 3 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 21 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 36 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 40 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lemoniidae (Hampson, 1918) - 1 SpeciesAutumn Silkworm Moths
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 4 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 32 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 5 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopodidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSpiny shore bugs
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 7 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 1 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 6 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Liassogomphidae (Tillyard, 1935) - 2 Species
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 18 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 2 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 56 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 1 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 85 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 10 SpeciesBooklice
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 1 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 7 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 49 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 4 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 15 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 11 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machilidae (Grassi, 1888) - 1 SpeciesJumping bristletails
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 0 SpeciesMantis-flies
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 54 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 17 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) - 2 SpeciesMelittid bees
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 10 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 12 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 27 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 2 SpeciesMembracids
Mesochrysopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Mesopsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 4 SpeciesMiddle Barklice
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 2 SpeciesWater treaders
Microphysidae (Dohrn, 1859) - 3 SpeciesMicrophysids
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 6 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 230 SpeciesGrass bugs
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 13 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesPintail beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 1 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 100 SpeciesFungus gnats
Myopophlebiidae (Bode, 1953) - 3 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 23 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Naucoridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCreeping water bugs
Nemonychidae (Bedel, 1882) -> Nemonychinae - 1 SpeciesPine flower weevils
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 7 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWater stick insects
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 15 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 73 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 415 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 11 SpeciesTuft moths
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 41 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 79 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 30 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 14 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Omalisidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 Species
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 1 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesArmyrids
Orsodacnidae (Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesRavenous Leaf Beetles
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 1 SpeciesEnsign scales
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesOsmylids
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 3 Species
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 1 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pamphiliidae (Cameron, 1890) - 17 SpeciesWeb-spinning sawflies
Panorpidae (Linnaeus, 1758) - 3 SpeciesCommon scorpionflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 2 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 31 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 5 SpeciesStout Barklice
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) -> Plecoptera - 1 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Perlodidae (Klapálek, 1912) - 6 SpeciesPerlodid stoneflies
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 4 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 21 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 18 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piesmatidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 4 SpeciesAsh-grey leaf bugs
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 1 Species
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesSignal flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 1 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 6 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 6 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 39 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Prionoglarididae (Badonnel, 1951) - 1 SpeciesLarge-winged Psocids
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 2 Species
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 3 SpeciesYucca Moths
Progonocimicidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Protomyrmeleontidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 1 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 1 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 14 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 21 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 18 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychomyiidae (Walker, 1852) - 1 SpeciesTube-making caddisflies
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 3 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 2 SpeciesPteromalids
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 39 SpeciesPlume Moths
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 17 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 51 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 1 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 81 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 5 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 2 SpeciesCotton stainers
Raphidiidae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesRaphidiid snakeflies
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 7 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 2 SpeciesCamel crickets
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 11 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 31 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 55 SpeciesSeed bugs
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Roeslerstammiidae (Bruand, 1850) - 1 SpeciesDouble-eye moths
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 4 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 7 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sapygidae (Latreille, 1810) - 3 SpeciesClub-horned wasps
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 3 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesScarabs
Schreckensteiniidae (Fletcher, 1929) - 1 SpeciesBristle Legged Moths
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 22 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 13 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesScydmaenines
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sericostomatidae (Stephens, 1836) - 2 SpeciesBushtailed Caddisflies
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 40 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 19 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 7 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 3 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesWood wasp
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 3 SpeciesSpongeflies
Sphaeritidae (Schuckard, 1839) - 2 SpeciesFalse clown beetles
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 18 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphaeropsocidae (Kolbe, 1883) - 1 Species
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphenophlebiidae (Bechly, 1997) - 1 Species
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 1 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesHawk Moths
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 546 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 4 SpeciesNarrow Barklice
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 183 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 7 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Taeniopterygidae (Klapálek, 1905) - 1 SpeciesWillowflies
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 43 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 244 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 4 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 1 Species
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 29 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Throscidae (Laporte, 1840) - 10 SpeciesFalse metallic wood-boring beetles
Thyreocoridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesBlack bugs
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 1 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tibicinidae (Distant, 1905) -> Tibiceninae - 1 Species
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 34 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 44 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 98 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 3 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 333 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 2 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Trichopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesLash-faced Psocids
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 3 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 6 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 8 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 3 Species
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 36 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Xiphydriidae (Leach, 1819) - 2 SpeciesWood wasps
Xyelidae (Newman, 1835) - 2 SpeciesXyelid sawflies
Xyelotomidae (Rasnitsyn, 1968) - 1 Species
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 57 SpeciesErmine Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 13 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 7 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 17 SpeciesBurnet Moths
368 Families with 8738 Species in Luxembourg
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Luxembourg without family allocation
Boudinoyiana notha ()Light Orange UnderwingInfo
Zelotherses paleana (Hübner, 1793)Info
2 Species in Insecta for Luxembourg 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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