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Distribution path and Subregions of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Atlantic Ocean - South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Subregions: South Georgia (Bird Island, Willis Islands), South Sandwich Islands (Southern Thule)
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Class
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 24 families, 29 genera, 32 species
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Families2.679    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.383    worldwide
Common namesInsects, True insects
German namesInsekten, Kerbtiere, Kerfe, Freikiefler
Dutch namesInsecten, Eigenlijke insecten, Insekten
Danish namesInsekter
Finnish namesHyönteiset
Norwegian namesInsekter
Swedish namesEgentliga insekter
Spanish namesInsectos
Italian namesInsetti, Entomi
French namesInsecte
Portuguese namesInsetos
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

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

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

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

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

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


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

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

Holarctic, Indo-Pacific


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

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

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

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

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

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

Antarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean


Countries
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
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     24 families, 29 genera, 32 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) -> Blaberidae - 1 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesBiting midges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 1 SpeciesMosquitoes
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 1 SpeciesSkin beetles
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesWater tigers
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 2 SpeciesBrine fly
Helcomyzidae (Malloch, 1933) - 1 SpeciesKelp flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 1 SpeciesStag beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 1 Species
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Promecheilidae (Lacordaire, 1859) - 2 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 1 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSpider beetles
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFlesh flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesPeacock flies
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesCommon thrips
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFungus Moths
24 Families with 32 Species in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Aedes polynesiensis (Marks, 1951)Polynesian tiger mosquitoInfo
Aegus dilatatus (Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Allograpta amphotera (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Apterothrips apteris (Daniel, 1904)Info
Austrodrapetis coxalis (Smith, 1964)Info
Austrogoniodes hamiltoni (Harrison, 1937)Info
Bactrocera melanota (Coquillett, 1909)Info
Bactrocera melanotus (Coquillett, 1909)Info
Bactrocera xanthodes (Broun, 1904)Info
Culicoides belkini (Wirth & Arnaud, 1969)Info
Dioxyna sororcula -> Dioxyna picciolaBlack citrus aphidInfo
Erechthias molynta (Meyrick, 1911)Info
Hecamede granifera (Thomson, 1868)Info
Hyadina hivaoae (Malloch, 1933)Info
Hydromedion sparsutum (Müller, 1884)Info
Lancetes angusticollis (Curtis, 1839)Info
Megatrioza vitiensis -> Trioza vitiensisInfo
Merizodus soledadinus (Guérin-méneville, 1830)Info
Nocticanace kraussi (Munari, 2010)Info
Orphinus terminalis (Sharp In Blackburn & Sharp, 1885)Info
Paractora rufipes (Macquart, 1844)Info
Peckia chrysostoma (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Peloropeodes aldrichi (Robinson, 1970)Info
Perimylops antarcticus (Müller, 1884)Info
Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus, 1758)American CockroachInfo
Psychoda makati (Del Rosario, 1936)Info
Psychoda savaiiensis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Ptinus tectus (Boieldieu, 1856)Australian spider beetleInfo
Sarcodexia lambens (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Scholastes lonchifer (Hendel, 1914)Info
Trechisibus antarcticus (Dejean, 1831)Info
32 Species in Insecta for South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands listed
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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