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Distribution path and Subregions of Mozambique (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Mozambique
Subregions: Maputo Province (Maputo Bay)
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Mozambique
Class
Mozambique
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 315 families, 2942 genera, 7103 species
Tree
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Families2.680    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.454    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
Mozambique
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     313 families, 2937 genera, 7098 species
Subclass
Mozambique
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Mozambique
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 79 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelgidae (Heinze, 1962) - 3 SpeciesSpruce aphids
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 6 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 3 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 15 SpeciesDarners
Agaonidae (Walker, 1848) - 1 SpeciesFig wasps
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 9 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Alydidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 3 SpeciesBroad-headed bugs
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 2 Species
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 4 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 2 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 4 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 4 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 40 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 6 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 89 SpeciesStingless bees
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 116 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 5 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 106 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 1 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 19 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 1 SpeciesAulacids
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 4 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesFlower moths
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 1 SpeciesStilt bugs
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 24 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 27 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 23 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 82 SpeciesBee Flies
Boopiidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 1 Species
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 3 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 25 SpeciesOobese weevils
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 24 SpeciesBraconids
Bradynobaenidae (Saussure, 1892) - 1 SpeciesBradynobaenid wasps
Brahmaeidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 1 SpeciesBrahmin Moths
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesJewel beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 4 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 27 SpeciesBlow flies
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 1 SpeciesDemoiselles
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 708 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 11 SpeciesGall gnats
Celyphidae (Bigot, 1852) - 1 SpeciesBeetle flies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 414 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 25 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerococcidae (Balachowsky, 1942) - 2 SpeciesOrnate pit scales
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 6 SpeciesChalcids
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 11 SpeciesMidges
Chlorocyphidae (Cowley, 1937) - 2 SpeciesJewels
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 21 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 4 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 21 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 2 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 14 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 16 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 3 SpeciesLady cows
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 32 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 1 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 2 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 6 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 2 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 6 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 27 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 145 SpeciesGrass moth
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 61 SpeciesMosquitoes
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 87 SpeciesTrue weevils
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 1 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 9 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 9 SpeciesSkin beetles
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 11 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 53 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 6 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 16 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 38 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 21 SpeciesWater tigers
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 1 Species
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) - 2 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 2 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 5 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 36 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 1 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesDance Flies
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 Species
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 5 SpeciesEncyrtids
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 10 SpeciesBrine fly
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 118 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriocottidae (Spuler, 1898) - 2 SpeciesOld World Spiny Winged Moths
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 7 SpeciesEulophids
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 3 SpeciesEupelmids
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 19 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Eurybrachidae (Stål, 1862) - 1 Species
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 4 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 2 Species
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 10 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 8 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 216 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 54 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 1 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 207 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesDor beetles
Glaresidae (Kolbe, 1905) - 1 SpeciesEnigmatic scarab beetles
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 17 SpeciesClubtails
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 6 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 14 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haematopinidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 2 SpeciesUngulate lice
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 36 SpeciesSweat bees
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 3 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 132 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Himantopteridae (Rogenhofer, 1884) - 2 SpeciesLong Tailed Burnet Moths
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 9 SpeciesClown beetles
Hodotermitidae (Desneux, 1904) - 1 SpeciesHarvester termites
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTeak Moths
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 7 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 6 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 1 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 2 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 2 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 9 Species
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 50 SpeciesIchneumonids
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 2 Species
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 2 SpeciesBat fleas
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 1 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kerriidae (Lindinger, 1937) - 2 SpeciesLac Insects
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 3 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 43 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 6 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Lemoniidae (Hampson, 1918) - 1 SpeciesAutumn Silkworm Moths
Lentulidae (Dirsh, 1956) - 1 SpeciesLentulid Grasshoppers
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 1 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 2 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 8 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 3 SpeciesLeucospids
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 73 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 35 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 78 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Linognathidae (Webb, 1946) - 1 Species
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 6 SpeciesBooklice
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 2 Species
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 2 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 9 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 1 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 7 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 201 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 3 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 36 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesMantis-flies
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 1 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 93 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 26 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 69 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 7 SpeciesMembracids
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 1 SpeciesScaly crickets
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 3 SpeciesMonophlebids
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesPintail beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 27 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 9 SpeciesMydas flies
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 1 SpeciesFairy wasps
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 1 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 218 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 12 SpeciesTuft moths
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 52 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 284 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 10 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBot flies
Oligotomidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 1 Species
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesArmyrids
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesOsmylids
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 1 Species
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 6 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 2 Species
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 3 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 1 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 79 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 7 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 12 SpeciesSignal flies
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 Species
Polymitarcyidae (Banks, 1900) - 1 SpeciesPale Burrower Mayflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 1 Species
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 34 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 5 SpeciesThreadtails
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 7 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Pseudostigmatidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesForest giants
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 3 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 20 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 2 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 7 SpeciesPlume Moths
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 1 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSpider beetles
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 100 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 17 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 4 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Rhinophorinae - 1 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 2 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) -> Attelabidae - 1 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSeed bugs
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 2 Species
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 27 Species
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 19 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 53 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 439 SpeciesScarabs
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 3 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 26 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 22 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 2 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Sphaeriusidae (Erichson, 1845) - 1 SpeciesMinute Bog Beetles
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 69 SpeciesHawk Moths
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 2 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesBat flies
Synlestidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 1 SpeciesSylphs
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 113 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 41 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanaostigmatidae (Howard, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTanaostigmatids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 17 Species
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 10 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 80 SpeciesPeacock flies
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesHigher termites
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 3 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigometridae (Germar, 1821) - 1 Species
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 32 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesTherevids
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 9 Species
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 16 SpeciesCommon thrips
Thynnidae (Shuckard, 1841) - 1 SpeciesThynnid Wasps
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 22 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 26 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 196 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 29 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 4 SpeciesTorymids
Trichodectidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 1 Species
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 1 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 3 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 11 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 2 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 5 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 4 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 1 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 91 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 3 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 4 SpeciesErmine Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesBurnet Moths
314 Families with 7104 Species in Mozambique
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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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