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Distribution path and Subregions of Pacific Islands (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Pacific Ocean - Pacific Islands
Subregions: Pacific Subtropical Islands, South Pacific Islands
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Pacific Islands
Class
Pacific Islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 120 families, 312 genera, 441 species
Tree
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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
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 dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Pacific Islands
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     119 families, 311 genera, 440 species
Subclass
Pacific Islands
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Pacific Islands
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 3 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 2 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Ampulicidae (Shuckard, 1840) - 1 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesFungus weevils
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 2 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesTiger Moths
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Belidae (Schönherr, 1826) - 3 SpeciesPrimitive weevils
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 2 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBee Flies
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 1 SpeciesBraconids
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesPill beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 6 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 1 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesEye flies
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 4 SpeciesCicadas
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 16 SpeciesLady cows
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 1 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 2 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesTrue weevils
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 2 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 9 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesFruit flies
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesWater tigers
Ectopsocidae - 9 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 3 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesErebid Moths
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 20 SpeciesAnts
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 1 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater spiders
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 0 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 3 SpeciesClown beetles
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 1 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesIchneumonids
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 2 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 6 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSilverfish
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 1 SpeciesSkimmers
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 3 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 3 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 1 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 23 SpeciesMantids
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 3 SpeciesCarder bees
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesPintail beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 3 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 12 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Nymphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 1 SpeciesSplit-footed lacewings
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Peloridiidae (Breddin, 1897) - 2 SpeciesMoss bugs
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 1 SpeciesStout Barklice
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 1 SpeciesWalking sticks
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 4 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesSignal flies
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 1 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 7 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psoquillidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 1 SpeciesBird Nest Barklice
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 1 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSpider beetles
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 5 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 1 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesSeed bugs
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 1 Species
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesScarabs
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesScydmaenines
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphindidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1860) - 1 SpeciesDry-fungus beetles
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesHawk Moths
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 14 SpeciesRove beetles
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 2 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 9 SpeciesCommon thrips
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 4 SpeciesIronclad beetles
121 Families with 441 Species in Pacific Islands
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Pacific Islands
Species with ANext  
Acrossus luridus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Aderus abundans (Lea, 1917)Info
Aderus conspicillatus (Lea, 1917)Info
Aderus glaber (Lea, 1917)Info
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Alciphron glaucus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Amantis aeta (Hebard, 1920)Info
Amantis aliena (Hebard, 1920)Info
Amantis basilana (Hebard, 1920)Info
Amantis biroi (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis bolivarii (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis fuliginosa (Werner, 1931)Info
Amantis fumosa (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis gestri (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis hainanensis (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Amantis indica (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis irina (Saussure, 1870)Info
Amantis lofaoshanensis (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Amantis longipennis (Beier, 1930)Info
Amantis malabarensis (Vyjayandi & Narendran, 2005)Info
Amantis malayana (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis nawai (Shiraki, 1908)Info
Amantis philippina (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis reticulata (De Hann, 1842)Info
Amantis saussurei (Bolivar, 1897)Info
Amantis subirina (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Amantis testacea (Bolivar, 1897)Info
Amantis tristis (Werner, 1933)Info
Amantis vitalisi (Werner, 1927)Info
Amblyopone australis (Erichson, 1842)Southern michelin antInfo
Amblyopone leae (Wheeler, W.m., 1927)Info
Amblypsilopus guntheri (Bickel, 1994)Info
Amblypsilopus liepae (Bickel, 1994)Info
Amblypsilopus paramonovi (Bickel, 1994)Info
Ampagia montivaga (Lea, 1913)Info
Ampagia squamibunda (Lea, 1929)Info
Ampagia squamigera (Lea, 1929)Info
Ampulex compressa (Fabricius, 1781)Jewel waspInfo
Andracalles fasciculatus (Lea, 1928)Info
Anomotarus variegatus (Moore, 1967)Info
Aphanocorynes procerus (Olliff, A.s., 1889)Info
Aphodius lividus -> Acrossus luridusDung beetleInfo
Appias paulina ega (Boisduval, 1836)Common AlbatrossInfo
Aptinothrips rufus (Haliday, 1836)Grass thripsInfo
Araiorrhinus howitti -> Araiorrhinus howittiiInfo
Araiorrhinus howittii (Pascoe, 1872)Info
Ascioplaga mimeta (Neboiss, 1984)Info
Ascioplaga sciasma (Neboiss, 1984)Info
Aspidiphorus howensis (Lea, 1920)Info
Asteia atrifacies (Sabrosky, 1957)Info
Astenus guttulus (Fauvel, 1877)Info
Ataenius picinus (Harold, 1861)Pitchy scarabInfo
Atisne derelictus (Wygodzinsky, 1956)Info
Atisne reidi (Tatarnic & Cassis, 2011)Info
Australinus cyaneipennis (W. J. Macleay, 1871)Info
Australinus megacephalus (Lea, 1925)Info
Austrosalomona zentae (Rentz, 1988)Zenta´s coastal katydidInfo
Austrosaropogon insulanus (Daniels, 1991)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett, 1899)Melon flyInfo
Balta amplior (Hebard, 1943)Info
Basilioterpa fasciata (Evans, 1966)Info
Basilioterpa pallida (Evans, 1966)Info
Bitoma epitheca (Olliff, 1889)Info
Blaste lignicola (Enderlein, 1906)Info
Brontispa castanea -> Brontispa longissimaInfo
Brontispa longissima (Gestro, 1885)Coconut leaf beetleInfo
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Cadrema nigripleuralis (Kanmiya, 1989)Info
Caecilius insulatus -> Stenocaecilius insulatusInfo
Caecilius pacificus -> Stenocaecilius pacificusInfo
Caecilius quercus -> Stenocaecilius quercusInfo
Caedicia mesochides (Rentz, 1988)Info
Cafius gigas (Lea, 1929)Info
Calamidia hirta (Walker, 1854)Wedge FootmanInfo
Camponotus howensis (Wheeler, W.m., 1927)Lord Howe Island rectangle plug antInfo
Camponotus howensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Camponotus novaehollandiae (Mayr, 1870)Northern common sugar antInfo
Camponotus novaehollandiae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Celibe exulans (Pascoe, 1866)Info
Cephennomicrus lordhowei (Franz, 1975)Info
Cepora perimale scyllara (Macleay, 1826)Australian GullInfo
Ceresium procerum (Olliff, 1890)Info
Cermatulus nasalis nasalis (Westwood, 1837)Info
Cerobates ophthalmicus (Pascoe, 1872)Info
Cerylon solomoni (Slipinski, 1981)Info
Chauliognathus apterus (Olliff, 1889)Info
Chlaenius flaviguttatus (W.s. Macleay, 1825)Info
Chlaenius ophonoides (Fairmaire, 1843)Info
Chrysodeixis quaestionis -> Chrysodeixis chalcitesInfo
Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius, 1794)Oriental latrine flyInfo
Chrysopilus howei (Paramonov, 1962)Info
Cicada fenestrata -> Calyria fenestrataInfo
Clisa disneyi (Mcalpine, 1978)Info
Clivina australasiae (Boheman, 1858)Info
Coccinella transversalis -> Coccinella transversoguttataTransverse ladybirdInfo
Coccinella transversoguttata (Faldermann, 1835)Transverse lady beetleInfo
Colpodes hilaris (Olliff, 1889)Info
Conoderus striatus (W.j. Macleay, 1872)Info
Coptocercus multitrichis ()Info
Coptocercus multitrichus (Wang, 1995)Info
Cortinicara hirtalis (Broun, 1880)Minute scavenger beetleInfo
Cryptalaus nesiotes (Neboiss, 1967)Info
Cryptolaemus affinis (Crotch, 1874)Info
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (Mulsant, 1853)Mealybug LadybirdInfo
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri montrouzieri (Mulsant, 1853)Info
Cryptotermes primus (Hill, 1921)Native drywood termiteInfo
Cudnellia insularis (Lea, 1915)Info
Cyphon primitus (Klausnitzer, 1976)Info
Cypselosoma disneyi -> Clisa disneyiInfo
Cystosoma saundersii (Westwood, 1842)Bladder CicadaInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus petilia -> Danaus chrysippusLesser WandererInfo
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Dematochroma picea (Baly, 1864)Info
Dermestes maculatus (Degeer, 1774)Hide beetleInfo
Desmometopa tarsalis (Loew, 1866)Info
Digitonthophagus gazella (Fabricius, 1787)Brown dung beetleInfo
Dioedus antennatus (Carter, 1911)Info
Diomus lord (Pang & Slipinski, 2010)Info
Diomus macrops (Lea, 1929)Info
Diomus notescens -> Scymnus notescensMinute two-spotted ladybirdInfo
Disterna norfolkensis (Mckeown, 1938)Info
Dorcatoma elliptica (Lea, 1924)Info
Dorcatoma punctipennis (Lea, 1924)Info
Dryococelus australis (Montrouzier, 1885)Lord Howe Island Stick-insectInfo
Duomyia howensis (Mcalpine, 1973)Info
Dysthaeta naevia (Olliff, 1888)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Echmepteryx anomala (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Echmepteryx howensis (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Ectoneura insularis (Hebard, 1943)Info
Ectopsocus briggsi -> Ectopsocus meridionalisInfo
Ectopsocus fullawayi (Enderlein, 1913)Info
Ectopsocus inornatus (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Ectopsocus insularis (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Ectopsocus meridionalis (Ribaga, 1904)Info
Ectopsocus petersi (Smithers, 1978)Info
Ectopsocus punctatus -> Ectopsocus petersiInfo
Ectopsocus richardsi (Pearman, 1929)Info
Ectopsocus titschacki (Jentsch, 1939)Info
Elasmotena insulana (Olliff, 1890)Info
Embaphiodes pyxidatus (Pascoe, 1874)Info
Emesopsis cirratus (Tatarnic & Cassis, 2011)Info
Empicoris scabraventris (Tatarnic, Wall & Cassis, 2011)Info
Ephrycinus pilistriatus (Lea, 1910)Info
Episyrphus viridaureus (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Epuraea imperialis (Reitter, 1877)Info
Eristalis tenax (Linnaeus, 1758)Rat-tailed MaggotSite
Euconnus brevipennis (Franz, 1975)Info
Euconnus eremita (Franz, 1975)Info
Euconnus howeanus (Franz, 1975)Info
Eumerus argyrogaster (Ferguson, 1926)Info
Euparotrix squamosa (Lea, 1923)Info
Euploea core (Cramer, 1780)Australian CrowInfo
Euploea core corinna (Macleay, 1826)Common CrowInfo
Euploea corinna -> Euploea coreOleander ButterflyInfo
Eurema brigitta australis (Wallace, 1867)No-brand Grass-yellowInfo
Eurema smilax (Donovan, 1805)Small Grass YellowInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fannia howei (Pont, 1977)Lord Howe Island house flyInfo
Figulus fulgens (Bomans, 1986)Info
Figulus howei (De Lisle, 1967)Info
Figulus insulanus (Bomans, 1986)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gasteruption flavitarse (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Gaurax wirthi (Sabrosky, 1997)Info
Geochus howensis (Lea, 1927)Info
Geoendomychus pubescens (Lea, 1922)Info
Glipa subflava (Takakuwa, 2000)Info
Glyphochilus kentiae (Lea, 1929)Info
Glyptotermes brevicornis (Froggatt, 1897)Info
Gnathothlibus eras -> Gnathothlibus erotusInfo
Gnathothlibus erotus (Cramer, 1777)White-brow hawkmothInfo
Gonocephalum calvulum (Olliff, 1889)Info
Graphium macleayanum insulanum ()Info
Graphium macleayanus insulana (Waterhouse, 1920)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadrobregmus australiensis (Pic, 1901)Info
Halobates sericeus (Eschscholtz, 1822)Pacific pelagic water striderInfo
Hapalips investigatus (Leschen & Wegrzynowicz, 1998)Info
Haplophallus emmus (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Haplophallus tandus (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Harmonia testudinaria (Mulsant, 1850)Tortoise Shelled LadybirdInfo
Helcogaster litoralis (Lea, 1921)Info
Helina liepae (Pont, 1973)Info
Helionothrips spinosus (Wilson, 1975)Info
Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis (Bouche, 1836)Greenhouse ThripsInfo
Hercinothrips bicinctus (Bagnall, 1919)Banana-silvering ThripsInfo
Hesperus dolichoderes (Lea, 1925)Info
Hesperus pacificus (Olliff, 1887)Info
Heterocaecilius variabilis (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Heterolepisma howensis (Womersley, 1942)Info
Heteronychus arator (Fabricius, 1775)African black beetleInfo
Heteronychus sanctaehelenae -> Heteronychus aratorInfo
Heterothops castaneus (Lea, 1925)Info
Heterothops kentiae (Lea, 1925)Info
Hirtodrosophila naumanni (Bock, 1986)Info
Hoplocossonus lethargicus (Olliff, A.s., 1889)Info
Howea angulata (Olliff, 1889)Info
Howeanthribus bufo (Zimmerman, 1994)Info
Howeanum huberi (Smithers, 1995)Info
Howeocis microps (Lea, 1926)Info
Howeocis setosus (Lea, 1926)Info
Howeria coggeri -> Howeria kingsmilliInfo
Howeria kingsmilli (Evans, 1959)Info
Hybomorphus melanosomus (Saunders & Jekel, 1855)Info
Hydatothrips aliceae (Mound & Tree, 2009)Info
Hydissus vulgaris (Olliff, 1889)Info
Hypharpax australis (Dejean, 1829)Info
Hypolimnas bolina nerina (Fabricius, 1775)Common EggflyInfo
Hypoponera punctatissima (Roger, 1859)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiopterocis trilinealbus (Lea, 1931)Info
Iridomyrmex albitarsus -> Iridomyrmex calvusInfo
Iridomyrmex calvus (Emery, 1914)Info
Isacantha inculta (Olliff, 1889)Info
Ischiodon scutellaris -> Simosyrphus grandicornisCommon Hover FlyInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Japanagromyza howensis (Spencer, 1977)Info
Junonia villida calybe (Godart, 1819)Meadow Argus ButterflyInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labarrus lividus (Olivier, 1789)Info
Labena keira (Gauld & Holloway, 1986)Info
Lachesilla quercus (Kolbe, 1880)Winged grain psocidInfo
Lacordairia elongata (Moore, 1992)Info
Lacordairia fugax (Olliff, 1889)Info
Lamprolonchaea metatarsata (Kertesz, 1901)Info
Lasiodactylus calvus (Olliff, 1888)Info
Leanobium marmoratus (Lea, 1924)Info
Leanobium subhumeralis (Lea, 1924)Info
Leioproctus philonesus (Cockerell, 1929)Info
Lemidia subaenea (Gorham, 1877)Info
Lepolepis graemei (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Leptopius etheridgei (Olliff, 1889)Info
Leptopius mirabilis (Lea, 1926)Info
Leucophenga pacifica (Bock, 1986)Info
Lindorus forestieri (Mulsant, 1853)Info
Liparochrus insularis (Petrovitz, 1980)Info
Lispe bengalensis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Lithurgus atratiformis (Cockerell, 1905)Info
Litocerus balli -> Mecocerinopis balliInfo
Litochrus laeticulus (Blackburn, 1891)Info
Lonchaea apricaria (Mcalpine, 1964)Info
Lordomyrma leae (Wheeler, W.m., 1919)Info
Lorelus fumatus (Lea, 1929)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mandalotus bilobicollis (Lea, 1926)Info
Mandalotus squamosus (Lea, 1926)Info
Manobia fuscitarsis (Lea, 1926)Info
Manobia instabilis (Lea, 1926)Info
Mecocerinopis balli (Olliff, 1889)Info
Mecyclothorax goweri (Moore, 1992)Info
Mecyclothorax howei (Moore, 1992)Info
Medetera austroapicalis (Bickel, 1987)Info
Medetera melanesiana (Bickel, 1987)Info
Megachile mackayensis (Cockerell, 1910)Info
Melanitis leda bankia (Fabricius, 1775)Evening BrownInfo
Melanotus zwaluwenburgi (Platia & Schimmel, 2001)Info
Melanoxanthus gourvesi (Chassain, 2001)Info
Melanoxanthus paeninsularis (Chassain, 2001)Info
Melittomma pervagum (Olliff, 1889)Info
Melobasis empyria (Olliff, 1889)Info
Melobasis purpurascens (Fabricius, 1801)Info
Menippus fugitivus (Lea, 1926)Info
Mepleres fasciata (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Mepleres fasciatus (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Mepleres hollowayi (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Mesotretis fumata -> Lorelus fumatusInfo
Metanastes vulgivagus (Olliff, 1889)Black beetleInfo
Metisopus curtulus (Olliff, 1889)Info
Metophthalmus nodosus (Rucker, 1983)Info
Metopochetus clarus (Mcalpine, 1998)Info
Microcryptorhynchus fasciculatus -> Andracalles fasciculatusInfo
Microcryptorhynchus howensis (Lea, 1928)Info
Microcryptorhynchus oreas (Lea, 1928)Info
Microferonia howei (Moore, 1992)Info
Microlamia pygmaea (Bates, 1874)Info
Micromus tasmaniae (Walker, 1860)Tasman´s lacewingInfo
Milichia orientalis (Malloch, 1913)Info
Monomorium fieldi (Forel, 1910)Little black mono antInfo
Monomorium tambourinense (Forel, 1915)Tambourine Mountain mono antsInfo
Mordella auronotata (Lea, 1917)Info
Mossega indecisa (Banks, 1913)Info
Munaria tmetus (Olliff, 1889)Info
Mychocerus peckorum (Slipinski, 1988)Info
Myopsocus australis -> Myopsocus hickmaniInfo
Myopsocus hickmani (Smithers, 1964)Info
Myrmeleon pictifrons (Gerstäcker, 1885)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Naupoda nudiseta (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Nechyrus cribratus (Lea, 1928)Info
Neotrichiorhyssemus hirsutus (Clouët, 1901)Info
Neotrichus lucifugus (Olliff, 1889)Info
Neoxantholinus fugitivus (Olliff, 1889)Info
Nephrites helenae (Lea, 1929)Info
Neseuthia lordhowei -> Cephennomicrus lordhoweiInfo
Nesogaster amoena (Stål, 1855)Info
Nesothrips lativentris (Karny, 1913)Info
Nesothrips propinquus (Bagnall, 1916)Info
Nimbopsocus australis (Brauer, 1865)Info
Nocticanace australina (Mathis, 1996)Info
Norfolius howensis (Tillyard, 1917)Info
Nothochaetes howensis (Lawrence, Slipinski, Jager & Putz, 2013)Info
Nothorhaphium aemulans (Becker, 1922)Info
Notoplatynus hilaris -> Colpodes hilarisInfo
Notosalpingus variabilis (Lea, 1917)Info
Notuchus howensis (Donaldson, 1987)Info
Notuchus monticola (Fennah, 1973)Info
Nysius caledoniae (Distant, 1920)Caledonia seed bugInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochetellus glaber glaber (Mayr, 1862)Info
Ochosternus howensis (Lea, 1929)Info
Oechalia schellenbergii (Guérin, 1831)Spined predatory shield bugInfo
Onthophagus gazella -> Digitonthophagus gazellaGazella dung beetleInfo
Onthophagus tonsus (D´orbigny, 1902)Info
Onthophagus transcaspicus (Koenig, 1888)Gazella scarabInfo
Orectognathus howensis (Wheeler, 1927)Lord Howe Island goblin antsInfo
Oricopis insulana (Olliff, 1890)Info
Orthogonis zentae (Paramonov, 1958)Info
Orthorhinus cylindrirostris (Schonherr, 1825)Elephant weevilInfo
Orthorhinus lateralis (Pascoe, 1882)Info
Orthorrhinus vagus (Olliff, A.s., 1889)Info
Ostoma pudicum ()Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaminus australiae (Fauvel, 1878)Info
Palaminus australiae australiae (Fauvel, 1878)Info
Paracalais nesiotes -> Cryptalaus nesiotesInfo
Paramyocara punctatum (Woodward & Malipatil, 1977)Info
Paraphellus rostratus (Lea, 1929)Info
Paraphloeostiba gayndahensis (Macleay, 1873)Info
Parentia vulgaris (Bickel, 1994)Info
Pentacladus marmoratus (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Pentagonica vittipennis (Chaudoir, 1877)Info
Peripsocus milleri (Tillyard, 1923)Info
Pezothrips kellyanus (Bagnall, 1916)KCTInfo
Phanodesta pudica (Olliff, 1889)Info
Philothermus caledonicus (Dajoz, 1974)Info
Philothermus norfolkiensis (Slipinski, 1988)Info
Phrynocaria astrolabiana (Weise, 1902)Info
Phytobia macalpinei (Spencer, 1977)Info
Pimelopus fischeri (Montrouzier, 1860)Info
Pimelopus noctis (Olliff, 1889)Info
Pison fraterculus (Turner, 1916)Info
Pison ruficorne (Smith, 1856)Info
Pison spinolae (Shuckard, 1837)Info
Pison westwoodii (Shuckard, 1838)Info
Platydema spicata ()Info
Platydema striatum (Montrouzier, 1860)Info
Platysoma paugami abundans (Lea, 1925)Info
Platytomus pachypus (Lea, 1923)Info
Poecilohetaerus incomptus (Schneider, 1991)Info
Pogonortalis howei (Paramonov, 1958)Info
Ponera leae (Forel, 1913)Blind crypt antsInfo
Prionotodrilus parvus (Smithers & Thornton, 1975)Info
Procraerus semperi (Schimmel, 1999)Info
Promethis sterrha (Olliff, 1889)Info
Prosopogmus suspectus (Chaudoir, 1878)Info
Prospheres norfolkensis (Levey, 1978)Info
Psaltoda insularis (Ashton, 1914)Lord Howe Island cicadaInfo
Pseudobargylia leai (Wygodzinsky, 1956)Info
Pseudoformicaleo nubecula (Gerstäcker, 1885)Info
Pseudoformicaleo nubeculus ()Info
Pseudomicrocara spilotus (Blackburn, 1892)Info
Pseudonemadus adelaidae (Blackburn, 1891)Info
Pseudoscottiella fasciata -> Mepleres fasciatusInfo
Pseudoscottiella hollowayi -> Mepleres hollowayiInfo
Pteroxanium evansi (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Pteroxanium insularum (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Pteroxanium ralstonae (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Ptinella cara (Deane, 1932)Info
Pycnomerus moestus (Olliff, 1889)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhantus frontalis (Marsham, 1802)Info
Rhantus suturalis -> Rhantus frontalisInfo
Rhinia apicalis (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Rhinotia acrobela -> Rhinotia acrobelesInfo
Rhinotia acrobeles (Olliff, 1889)Info
Rhyopsocidus niger (Smithers, 1995)Info
Rhytidoponera victoriae (André, 1896)Info
Rhyzobius filicis (Lea, 1929)Info
Rhyzobius forestieri -> Lindorus forestieriBlack ladybirdInfo
Rhyzobius viridipennis (Lea, 1929)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saprinus cyaneus (Fabricius, 1775)Round green histerInfo
Saprinus pseudocyaneus -> Saprinus cyaneusInfo
Saprosites mesosternalis (Lea, 1923)Info
Sarcophaga howensis (Johnston & Hardy, 1923)Info
Sarothrocrepis inquinata (Erichson, 1842)Info
Scaphisoma glabripenne (Löbl, 1977)Info
Scaphisoma leai (Löbl, 1977)Info
Scaptodrosophila norfolkensis (Bock, 1986)Info
Scaptomyza australis (Malloch, 1923)Info
Scaptomyza philipensis (Bock, 1986)Info
Scirtothrips albomaculatus (Bianchi, 1945)Info
Scolypopa australis (Walker, 1851)Passionvine HopperInfo
Scopodes ovalis (Moore, 1992)Info
Scopodes ovalis ovalis (Moore, 1992)Info
Scymnus notescens (Blackburn, 1889)Info
Serianotus punctilatera (Lea, 1924)Info
Silba perplexa (Walker, 1862)Info
Simodactylus perraulti (Chassain, 2001)Info
Simosyrphus grandicornis (Macquart, 1842)Common hover flyInfo
Simulium bogusium (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium concludium (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium proctorae (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium pufauense (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium rurutuense (Craig, 2000)Info
Siphunculina ornatifrons (Loew, 1858)Info
Somatidia aranea (Olliff, 1889)Info
Somatidia capillosa (Olliff, 1889)Info
Somatidia olliffi (Lea, 1929)Info
Somatidia pulchella (Olliff, 1889)Info
Somatidia tricolor (Lea, 1929)Info
Spathius lubomiri (Austin & Jennings, 2009)Info
Speiredonia spectans (Guenée, 1852)Granny´s cloak mothInfo
Sphex fumipennis (F. Smith, 1856)Info
Sphictostethus insularis (Krogmann & Austin, 2011)Info
Spilopsocus parvus -> Prionotodrilus parvusInfo
Spodoptera litura (Fabricius, 1775)Asian Cotton LeafwormInfo
Spodoptera mauritia (Boisduval, 1833)Lawn armywormInfo
Stenocaecilius insulatus (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Stenocaecilius pacificus (Smithers & Thornton, 1974)Info
Stenocaecilius quercus (Edwards, 1950)Info
Strumigenys perplexa (Smith, F., 1876)Info
Strumigenys xenos (Brown, 1955)Info
Stylogaster liepae (Smith, 1979)Info
Sympycnus anomalipennis (Becker, 1922)Info
Sympycnus claudicans (Parent, 1932)Info
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Tachysphex fanuiensis howeanus (Pulawski, 1977)Info
Talayra elongata (Macleay, 1873)Info
Tanna ornatipes (Berland, 1938)Info
Tapinocis abundans (Lea, 1928)Info
Tapinoma minutum (Mayr, 1862)Dwarf pecdicel antsInfo
Tapinoma minutum minutum (Mayr, 1862)Info
Tarsostenodes howensis (Bartlett, 2009)Info
Technomyrmex albipes (Smith, F., 1861)Black household antInfo
Telostylinus longicoxa (Thomson, 1869)Info
Tetramorium antipodum (Wheeler, W.m., 1927)Info
Thriocerodes bipartitus (Pic, 1941)Info
Thriocerodes decussates (Bartlett, 2009)Info
Tilloforma mirogastra (Lea, 1918)Info
Tomoxia howensis (Lea, 1917)Info
Tortor daulias (Kirkaldy, 1907)Info
Tortor dorrigensis (Evans, 1938)Info
Trachyscelis howensis (Lea, 1929)Info
Tramea transmarina (Brauer, 1867)Common gliderInfo
Trissodoris honorariella (Walsingham, 1907)Pandanus Hole-cutter MothInfo
Trogium evansorum (Smithers, 1994)Info
Trogium nigrum -> Rhyopsocidus nigerInfo
Tropidotasia femoralis (Lea, 1928)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa itea (Fabricius, 1775)Yellow AdmiralInfo
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xyloteles segrex -> Xylotoles segrexInfo
Xylotoles segrex (Olliff, 1889)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zaclava kraussi (Evenhuis, 1979)Info
Zizera labradus (Godart, 1823)Info
Zizina otis labradus (Godart, 1824)Grass BlueInfo
Zygocera norfolkensis (Mckeown, 1938)Info
441 Species in Insecta for Pacific Islands listed
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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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