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Distribution path and Subregions of Taiwan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Taiwan
Taxonomy for Insecta (Insects) in Taiwan
Class
Taiwan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 11176 genera, 40645 species
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Families2.679    worldwide
Genera140.885    worldwide
Species1.879.390    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
Taiwan
    Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
     619 families, 11170 genera, 40637 species
Subclass
Taiwan
    Thysanura (Leach, 1815) (Silverfishes)
     1 family, 2 genera, 3 species

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Family overview for Insecta (Insects) in Taiwan
Acanaloniidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 1 SpeciesAcanalonid planthoppers
Acanthosomatidae (Signoret, 1864) - 10 SpeciesAcanthosomatids
Achilidae (Stål, 1866) - 40 SpeciesAchilid Planthoppers
Aclerdidae (Ferris, 1937) - 8 SpeciesAclerdid scales
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 83 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesSpider flies
Adelgidae (Heinze, 1962) - 15 SpeciesSpruce aphids
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 15 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Aderidae (Winkler, 1927) - 7 SpeciesAnt-like leaf beetles
Aeolothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 2 SpeciesBroad-winged thrips
Aeshnidae (Rambur, 1842) - 39 SpeciesDarners
Agaonidae (Walker, 1848) - 61 SpeciesFig wasps
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 232 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Aleyrodidae (Westwood, 1840) - 198 SpeciesWhiteflies
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 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) - 31 SpeciesAmpulicid wasps
Andrenidae (Webster, 1913) - 6 SpeciesMining bees
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 Species
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 5 SpeciesWood Gnats
Anthelidae (Turner, 1904) - 1 SpeciesAustralian Lappet Moths
Anthicidae (Latreille, 1819) - 73 SpeciesAnt-like flower beetles
Anthocoridae (Fieber, 1837) - 18 SpeciesMinute pirate bugs
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 88 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 12 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Anthophoridae (C. L. Koch, 1846) -> Apidae - 1 Species
Anthribidae (Billberg, 1820) - 142 SpeciesFungus weevils
Apataniidae (Wallengren, 1886) - 3 SpeciesEarly Smoky Wing Sedges
Aphalaridae (Löw, 1879) - 20 Species
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) - 217 SpeciesAphelinid wasps
Aphididae (Latreille, 1802) - 906 SpeciesAphids
Aphodiidae (Leach, 1815) - 120 Species
Aphrophoridae (Evans, 1946) - 147 SpeciesSpittlebugs
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) - 118 SpeciesStingless bees
Aradidae (Spinola, 1837) - 23 SpeciesFlat bugs
Archeocrypticidae (Kaszab, 1964) - 1 SpeciesCryptic fungus beetles
Archipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAncient Barklice
Archotermopsidae (Engel, Grimaldi & Krishna, 2009) - 4 SpeciesRottenwood Termites
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 449 SpeciesTiger Moths
Argidae (Konow, 1890) - 14 SpeciesArgid sawflies
Arrhenophanidae (Walsingham, 1913) - 2 SpeciesTropical Lattice Moths
Artematopodidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesSoft-bodied plant beetles
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 36 SpeciesOwlflies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 224 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 9 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Asterolecaniidae (Cockerell, 1896) - 19 SpeciesAsterolecaniids
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Attelabidae (Billberg, 1820) - 69 SpeciesLeaf-rolling weevils
Aulacidae (Shuckard, 1842) - 5 SpeciesAulacids
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 2 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Baetidae (Leach, 1815) - 24 SpeciesSmall minnow mayflies
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 7 SpeciesFlower moths
Belostomatidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesFleas
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Berytidae (Fieber, 1851) - 1 SpeciesStilt bugs
Bethylidae (Halliday, 1839) - 26 SpeciesBethylid wasps
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 7 SpeciesMarch flies
Biphyllidae (Leconte, 1861) - 5 SpeciesFalse skin beetles
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 5 SpeciesHangingflies
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) - 38 SpeciesGiant cockroaches
Blasticotomidae (Thomson, 1871) - 2 SpeciesBlasticotomid sawflies
Blattellidae (Karny, 1908) - 101 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) - 89 SpeciesAmerican cockroaches
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 10 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Blissidae (Stål, 1862) - 1 SpeciesChinch Bugs
Bolboceratidae (Mulsant, 1842) -> Bolboceratinae - 1 SpeciesDor beetles
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 43 SpeciesBee Flies
Bostrichidae (Latreille, 1802) - 39 SpeciesFalse powderpost beetles
Bothrideridae (Erichson, 1845) - 13 SpeciesDry bark beetles
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 7 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brachyceridae (Billberg, 1820) - 15 SpeciesOobese weevils
Brachypteridae (Erichson, 1845) - 6 SpeciesShort-winged Flower Beetles
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 1 Species
Braconidae (Latreille, 1829) - 675 SpeciesBraconids
Brahmaeidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 4 SpeciesBrahmin Moths
Brentidae (Billberg, 1820) - 79 SpeciesStraight snout weevils
Buprestidae (Leach, 1815) - 197 SpeciesJewel beetles
Byrrhidae (Latreille, 1804) - 12 SpeciesPill beetles
Byturidae (Jacquelin Du Val, 1858) - 4 SpeciesFruitworm beetles
Caeciliusidae (Kolbe, 1880) - 37 SpeciesLizard Barklice
Calamoceratidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 4 Species
Caliscelidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesPiglet Bugs
Callaphididae (Borner, 1952) - 8 Species
Callidulidae (Moore, 1877) - 8 SpeciesOld World Butterfly Moths
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 110 SpeciesBlow flies
Callirhipidae (Emden, 1924) - 8 SpeciesCedar beetles
Calophyidae (Vondracek, 1957) - 23 Species
Calopterygidae (Selys, 1850) - 13 SpeciesDemoiselles
Campichoetidae (Griffiths, 1972) - 1 Species
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 14 SpeciesSurge Flies
Cantharidae (Imhoff, 1856) - 301 SpeciesLeatherwings
Carabidae (Latreille, 1802) - 722 SpeciesGround beetles and Tiger beetles
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 7 Species
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 4 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Carsidaridae (Crawford, 1911) - 16 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 38 SpeciesGall gnats
Celyphidae (Bigot, 1852) - 11 SpeciesBeetle flies
Cephidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesStem sawflies
Cerambycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1854 SpeciesLonghorn beetles
Ceraphronidae (Haliday, 1833) - 4 SpeciesCeraphronids
Ceratocombidae (Fieber, 1861) - 1 Species
Ceratophyllidae (Dampf, 1908) - 16 SpeciesRodent fleas
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 210 SpeciesBiting midges
Cercopidae (Leach, 1815) - 82 SpeciesFroghoppers
Cerococcidae (Balachowsky, 1942) - 6 SpeciesOrnate pit scales
Cerylonidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesMinute bark beetles
Chalcididae (Latreille, 1817) - 224 SpeciesChalcids
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 4 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 2 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Chelonariidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesTurtle beetles
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 178 SpeciesMidges
Chlorocyphidae (Cowley, 1937) - 13 SpeciesJewels
Chlorogomphidae (Needham, 1903) - 5 Species
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 216 SpeciesEye flies
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 31 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 3 Species
Chrysididae (Latreille, 1802) - 42 SpeciesCuckoo wasps
Chrysomelidae (Latreille, 1802) - 844 SpeciesLeaf beetles
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 74 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 2 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Cicadellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 626 SpeciesHoppers
Cicadidae (Westwood, 1840) - 73 SpeciesCicadas
Ciidae (Leach In Samouelle, 1819) - 8 SpeciesMinute tree-fungus beetles
Cimbicidae (Kirby, 1837) - 3 SpeciesCimbicid sawflies
Cimicidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesBed bugs
Cixiidae (Spinola, 1839) - 187 SpeciesCixiid Planthoppers
Clambidae (Fischer, 1821) - 6 SpeciesFringe-winged beetles
Cleridae (Latreille, 1802) - 75 SpeciesCheckered beetles
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 16 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) - 309 SpeciesSoft scales
Coccinellidae (Latreille, 1807) - 313 SpeciesLady cows
Coenagrionidae (Kirby, 1890) - 49 SpeciesPond damselflies
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 11 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Colletidae (Lepeletier, 1841) - 11 SpeciesPlasterer bees
Colobathristidae (Stål, 1866) - 3 Species
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 25 SpeciesDustywings
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cordulegastridae (Calvert, 1893) - 3 SpeciesFlying adder
Corduliidae (Selys-longchamps, 1850) - 12 SpeciesBoghaunters
Coreidae (Leach, 1815) - 45 SpeciesSquash bugs
Corixidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesWater boatman
Corydalidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 22 SpeciesHellgrammites
Corydiidae (De Saussure, 1864) - 10 SpeciesSand cockroaches
Corylophidae (Leconte, 1852) - 4 SpeciesMinute fungus beetles
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 49 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 34 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crabronidae (Latreille, 1802) - 243 SpeciesCrabronid wasps
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 643 SpeciesGrass moth
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 1 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Cryptophagidae (Kirby, 1937) - 9 SpeciesSilken fungus beetles
Ctenophthalmidae (Rothschild, 1915) - 14 Species
Ctenostylidae (Bigot, 1882) - 1 Species
Cucujidae (Latreille, 1802) - 40 SpeciesFlat bark beetles
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 222 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cupedidae (Laporte, 1836) - 4 SpeciesReticulated beetles
Curculionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 628 SpeciesTrue weevils
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 2 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cydnidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesBurrower bugs
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 6 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Cymidae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 1 Species
Cynipidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesGallflies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 4 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dactylopiidae (Signoret, 1875) - 39 SpeciesCochineals
Dascillidae (Guérin-méneville, 1843) - 10 SpeciesSoft bodied plant beetles
Dasydemellidae - 1 SpeciesShaggy Psocids
Delphacidae (Leach, 1815) - 152 SpeciesDelphacid planthoppers
Derbidae (Spinola, 1839) - 168 SpeciesDerbid planthoppers
Dermestidae (Hope, 1840) - 44 SpeciesSkin beetles
Derodontidae (Leconte, 1861) - 1 SpeciesTooth-necked fungus beetles
Diapheromeridae (Rehn & Hebard, 1909) - 20 SpeciesDiapheromerid Stick Insects
Diapriidae (Latreille, 1796) - 1 SpeciesDiapriids
Diaspididae (Maskell, 1878) - 1147 SpeciesArmored scale insects
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 1 SpeciesBog flies
Dictyopharidae (Spinola, 1839) - 35 SpeciesDictypharid planthoppers
Dilaridae (Newman, 1853) - 8 SpeciesPleasing lacewings
Dinidoridae (Stål, 1867) - 8 Species
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 3 Species
Diprionidae (Rohwer, 1911) - 1 SpeciesConifer sawflies
Dipsocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 2 SpeciesDipsocorids
Discolomatidae (Horn, 1878) - 9 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 4 SpeciesDixid Midges
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 299 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 158 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 398 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryinidae (Haliday, 1840) - 111 SpeciesDryinid wasps
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 8 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Dryopidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesLong-toed water beetles
Dytiscidae (Leach, 1815) - 72 SpeciesWater tigers
Ecnomidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 7 Species
Ectobiidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1865) - 4 SpeciesWood cockroaches
Ectopsocidae - 14 SpeciesOuter Barklice
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 41 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Elateridae (Leach, 1815) - 446 SpeciesSkipjacks
Elipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 1 SpeciesDamp Barklice
Elmidae (Curtis, 1830) - 16 SpeciesRiffle beetles
Embiidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 4 Species
Embolemidae (Förster, 1856) - 4 SpeciesEmbolemid wasps
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 58 SpeciesDance Flies
Encyrtidae (Walker, 1837) - 93 SpeciesEncyrtids
Enderleinellidae (Ewing, 1929) - 3 Species
Endomychidae (Leach, 1815) - 57 SpeciesHandsome fungus beetles
Enicocephalidae (Stål, 1860) - 6 SpeciesGnat bug
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 2 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Ephemerellidae (Klapálek, 1909) - 8 SpeciesSpiny Crawler Mayflies
Ephemeridae (Leach, 1817) - 4 SpeciesBurrowing mayflies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 105 SpeciesBrine fly
Epicopeiidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 3 SpeciesOriental Swallowtail Moths
Epipsocidae - 2 SpeciesElliptical Barklice
Epipyropidae (Dyar, 1903) - 1 SpeciesPlanthopper Parasite Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 658 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriococcidae (Cockerell, 1899) - 11 SpeciesEriococcids
Eriocottidae (Spuler, 1898) - 2 SpeciesOld World Spiny Winged Moths
Erotylidae (Latreille, 1802) - 115 SpeciesPleasing fungus beetles
Eucharitidae (Latreille, 1809) - 25 SpeciesEucharitids
Eucinetidae (Lacordaire, 1857) - 1 SpeciesPlate-thigh beetles
Eucnemidae (Eschscholtz, 1829) - 21 SpeciesFalse click beetles
Eulophidae (Westwood, 1829) - 306 SpeciesEulophids
Eupelmidae (Walker, 1833) - 21 SpeciesEupelmids
Euphaeidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1905) - 5 SpeciesGossamerwings
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 14 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Eurytomidae (Walker, 1832) - 17 SpeciesSeed chalcids
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 29 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Evaniidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesHatchet wasps
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 37 SpeciesLittle house flies
Figitidae (Thomson, 1862) - 35 SpeciesFigitids
Flatidae (Spinola, 1839) - 21 SpeciesFlatid planthoppers
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 25 Species
Formicidae (Latreille, 1809) - 407 SpeciesAnts
Fulgoridae (Latreille, 1807) - 32 SpeciesLanthorn flies
Galacticidae (Minet, 1986) - 1 SpeciesGalacticid Moths
Gasteruptiidae (Ashmead, 1900) - 9 SpeciesGasteruptiids
Gelastocoridae (Kirkaldy, 1897) - 1 SpeciesToad bugs
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 159 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Gengidae (Fennah, 1949) - 1 Species
Geocoridae (Baerensprung, 1860) - 4 SpeciesBig-eyed Bugs
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 1351 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Geotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesDor beetles
Gerridae (Leach, 1815) - 18 SpeciesWater spiders
Glaphyridae (Macleay, 1819) - 4 SpeciesThe bumble bee scarab beetles
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Glossosomatidae (Wallengren, 1891) - 12 SpeciesLittle Black Caddisflies
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 38 SpeciesSedge Moths
Gobryidae (Mcalpine, 1997) - 1 Species
Goeridae (Ulmer, 1903) - 7 Species
Gomphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 40 SpeciesClubtails
Goniodidae (Mjoberg, 1910) - 4 Species
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 66 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 195 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 15 SpeciesMole crickets
Gyrinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesWhirligig beetles
Haematopinidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 5 SpeciesUngulate lice
Halictidae (Thomson, 1869) - 92 SpeciesSweat bees
Halictophagidae (Perkins, 1905) - 2 Species
Halimococcidae (Brown & Mckenzie, 1962) - 1 SpeciesHalimococcids
Haliplidae (Aubé, 1836) - 4 SpeciesHaliplids
Hebridae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesVelvet water bugs
Helicopsychidae (Ulmer, 1912) - 4 SpeciesSnail-case caddisfly
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesSun Moths
Helotidae (Reitter, 1876) - 23 Species
Helotrephidae (Esaki & China, 1927) - 1 Species
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 106 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Hemipsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 5 SpeciesLeaf Litter Barklice
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 22 SpeciesGhost Moths
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) - 15 SpeciesFlat-headed mayflies
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 378 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Heteroceridae (Macleay, 1825) - 4 SpeciesVariegated mud-loving beetles
Heterogastridae (Stål, 1872) - 1 Species
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 7 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Heteropterygidae (Kirby, 1896) - 7 Species
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 44 SpeciesLouse Flies
Histeridae (Gyllenhal, 1808) - 132 SpeciesClown beetles
Homotomidae (Heslop-harrison, 1958) - 8 Species
Hoplopleuridae (Ewing, 1929) - 8 Species
Hormaphidae - 31 Species
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 4 SpeciesTeak Moths
Hybosoridae (Erichson, 1847) - 12 SpeciesScavenger scarab beetles
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 77 SpeciesHybotid flies
Hydraenidae (Mulsant, 1844) - 20 SpeciesMinute moss beetles
Hydrobiosidae (Ulmer, 1905) - 13 Species
Hydrometridae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesWater measures
Hydrophilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 66 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hydropsychidae (Curtis, 1835) - 27 SpeciesNet-spinning caddisflies
Hydroptilidae (Stephens, 1836) - 56 SpeciesPurse-case caddisflies
Hydroscaphidae (Leconte, 1874) - 1 SpeciesWater scavenger beetles
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 9 Species
Hystrichopsyllidae (Tiraboschi, 1904) - 1 SpeciesInsectivore fleas
Ibaliidae (Thomson, 1862) - 3 SpeciesIbaliids
Ichneumonidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1038 SpeciesIchneumonids
Immidae (Heppner, 1977) - 11 SpeciesImma Moths
Inocelliidae (Navas, 1913) - 2 SpeciesInocelliid snakeflies
Ischnopsyllidae (Wahlgren, 1907) - 4 SpeciesBat fleas
Issidae (Spinola, 1839) - 110 SpeciesIssid planthoppers
Kalotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 8 SpeciesDrywood termites
Kermesidae (Signoret, 1875) - 6 SpeciesGall-like Scale Insects
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 18 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Kerriidae (Lindinger, 1937) - 16 SpeciesLac Insects
Kinnaridae (Muir, 1925) - 3 SpeciesKinnarid Planthoppers
Kuwaniidae (Macgillvray, 1921) - 1 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 6 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 2 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Lachesillidae (Pearman, 1936) - 14 SpeciesFateful Barklice
Lampyridae (Latreille, 1817) - 82 SpeciesFirefly Beetles
Largidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 9 SpeciesBordered plant bugs
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 71 SpeciesLappet Moths
Latridiidae (Erichson, 1842) - 6 SpeciesMinute brown scavenger beetles
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 106 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lecaniodiaspididae - 2 Species
Lecanodiaspididae (Borchsenius, 1965) - 3 SpeciesLecanodiaspidids
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 99 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Leiodidae (Fleming, 1821) - 98 SpeciesRound fungus beetles
Lepidopsocidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 3 SpeciesScaly-winged Barklice
Lepidostomatidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 20 SpeciesBizarre Caddisflies
Lepismatidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSilverfish
Leptoceridae (Leach In Brewster, 1815) - 31 SpeciesLong-horn caddisflies
Leptophlebiidae (Banks, 1900) - 11 SpeciesProng-gilled mayflies
Leptopsyllidae (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915) - 8 SpeciesRabbit fleas
Lestidae (Calvert, 1901) - 19 SpeciesSpreadwings
Leucospidae (Fabricius, 1775) - 7 SpeciesLeucospids
Leuctridae (Klapálek, 1905) - 8 SpeciesRolled-winged stoneflies
Libellulidae (Rambur, 1842) - 174 SpeciesSkimmers
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 98 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Limnephilidae (Kolenati, 1848) - 14 SpeciesNorthern caddisflies
Limnichidae (Erichson, 1846) - 8 SpeciesMinute mud beetles
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 406 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Linognathidae (Webb, 1946) - 3 Species
Liopteridae (Ashmead, 1895) - 2 SpeciesLiopterids
Liposcelididae (Enderlein, 1911) - 11 SpeciesBooklice
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 5 Species
Liviidae (Low, 1879) - 19 Species
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 33 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 3 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Lophopidae (Stål, 1866) - 7 Species
Lucanidae (Latreille, 1804) - 191 SpeciesStag beetles
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 362 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lycidae (Laporte, 1836) - 109 SpeciesNet-winged beetles
Lygaeidae (Schilling, 1829) - 22 SpeciesMilkweed bugs
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 2 Species
Lymexylidae (Fleming, 1821) - 14 SpeciesShip-timber beetles
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 8 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Machaerotidae (Stål, 1866) - 9 SpeciesTube spittlebugs
Malcidae (Stål, 1865) - 3 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 27 SpeciesMantids
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 20 SpeciesMantis-flies
Margarodidae (Newstead, 1901) - 8 SpeciesCottony cushion scales
Meenoplidae (Fieber, 1872) - 19 Species
Megachilidae (Schenk, 1860) - 77 SpeciesCarder bees
Megalopodidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesMegalopodid Leaf Beetles
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 4 Species
Megapodagrionidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 5 SpeciesFlatwings
Megaspilidae (Ashmead, 1893) - 2 SpeciesMegaspilids
Melandryidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesFalse darkling beetles
Melittidae (Schenk, 1860) - 3 SpeciesMelittid bees
Meloidae (Gyllenhal, 1810) - 20 SpeciesBlister beetles
Melolonthidae (Leach, 1817) - 316 SpeciesChafers
Melyridae (Leach, 1815) - 46 SpeciesSolf-winged flower beetles
Membracidae (Germar, 1821) - 93 SpeciesMembracids
Menoponidae (Mjöberg, 1910) - 7 SpeciesBird lice
Merothripidae (Hood, 1914) - 2 SpeciesLarge-legged thrips
Mesopsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMiddle Barklice
Mesoveliidae (Douglas & Scott, 1867) - 4 SpeciesWater treaders
Micronoctuidae (Fibiger In Fibiger & Lafonteine, 2005) - 3 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 24 SpeciesStilt Flies
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 11 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 31 SpeciesFilth flies
Miridae (Hahn, 1831) - 211 SpeciesGrass bugs
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 26 SpeciesScaly crickets
Monophlebidae (Signoret, 1875) - 25 SpeciesMonophlebids
Monotomidae (Laporte, 1840) - 6 SpeciesRoot-eating beetles
Mordellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 137 SpeciesPintail beetles
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 442 SpeciesHouse flies
Mutillidae (André, 1907) - 60 SpeciesCow ant
Mycetophagidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesHairy fungus beetles
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 155 SpeciesFungus gnats
Mycteridae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesPalm beetles and flower beetles
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 2 SpeciesMydas flies
Mymaridae (Haliday, 1833) - 57 SpeciesFairy wasps
Myopsocidae (Enderlein, 1907) - 5 SpeciesMouse-like Barklice
Myrmecolacidae (Saunders, 1872) - 2 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 72 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 3 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nabidae (Costa, 1852) - 12 SpeciesDamsel bugs
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 1 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 7 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nemouridae (Newman, 1853) - 19 SpeciesSpring stoneflies
Neopseustidae (Hering, 1925) - 1 SpeciesArchaic Bell Moths
Nepidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesWater stick insects
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 7 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Neurorthidae (Nakahara, 1958) - 2 Species
Nitidulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 104 SpeciesSap beetles
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1113 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nogodinidae (Melichar, 1898) - 7 Species
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 172 SpeciesTuft moths
Nosodendridae (Erichson, 1846) - 1 SpeciesWounded-tree beetles
Noteridae (C. G. Thomson, 1860) - 2 SpeciesBurrowing water beetles
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 279 SpeciesProminent Moths
Notonectidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesGreater water boatman
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 17 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 664 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Ochodaeidae (Mulsant & Rey, 1870) - 10 SpeciesSand-loving scarab beetles
Ochteridae (Kirkaldy, 1906) - 1 SpeciesVelvety shore bugs
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 1 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Odontoceridae (Wallengren, 1891) - 1 SpeciesMortarjoint Casemakers
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 70 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Oedemeridae (Latreille, 1810) - 30 SpeciesFalse blister beetles
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesBot flies
Oligoneuriidae (Ulmer, 1914) - 1 SpeciesBrushleg Mayflies
Oligotomidae (Enderlein, 1909) - 6 Species
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) -> Ectyphinae - 1 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 2 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Ormyridae (Förster, 1856) - 1 SpeciesArmyrids
Ortheziidae (Green, 1896) - 16 SpeciesEnsign scales
Orussidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesParasitic wood wasps
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesOsmylids
Oxycarenidae (Stål, 1862) - 4 Species
Pachygronthidae (Stål, 1865) - 3 Species
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 2 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Pachytroctidae (Enderlein, 1911) - 6 SpeciesThick Barklice
Palaeosetidae (Turner, 1922) - 3 SpeciesMiniature Ghost Moths
Palaephatidae (Davis, 1986) - 3 SpeciesGondwanaland Moths
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 1 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pamphiliidae (Cameron, 1890) - 3 SpeciesWeb-spinning sawflies
Panorpidae (Linnaeus, 1758) - 52 SpeciesCommon scorpionflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 202 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Passalidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesBetsy beetles
Passandridae (Erichson, 1845) -> Passandrinae - 1 SpeciesParasitic flat bark beetles
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 4 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Pedicinidae (Enderlein, 1904) - 2 Species
Pediculidae (Leach, 1817) - 1 Species
Peltoperlidae (Claassen, 1931) - 6 SpeciesRoachlike stoneflies
Pentatomidae (Leach, 1815) - 93 SpeciesTerrestrial turtle bugs
Perilampidae (Latreille, 1809) - 9 SpeciesPerilampids
Peripsocidae (Roesler, 1944) - 3 SpeciesStout Barklice
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Perlidae (Latreille, 1802) - 34 SpeciesCommon stoneflies
Phacopteronidae (Heslop-harrison, 1958) - 4 Species
Phalacridae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesShining flower beetles
Phasmatidae (Roberts, 1944) - 29 SpeciesWalking sticks
Phengodidae (Leconte, 1861) - 5 SpeciesGlowworm beetles
Philopotamidae (Stephens, 1829) - 15 SpeciesFinger-net caddisflies
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - 1 Species
Philotarsidae (Pearman, 1936) - 2 SpeciesLoving Barklice
Phlaeothripidae (Uzel, 1895) - 149 SpeciesTube-tailed Thrips
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 93 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Phryganeidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesLarge caddisflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 123 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 76 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Plataspididae (Dallas, 1851) - 14 Species
Platycnemididae (Tillyard, 1917) - 17 SpeciesWhite-legged damselflies
Platygastridae (Haliday, 1833) - 2 SpeciesPlatygastrids
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 13 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 56 SpeciesSignal flies
Pleidae (Fieber, 1817) - 4 SpeciesPygmy backswimmers
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 12 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 22 Species
Polycentropodidae (Ulmer, 1903) - 11 SpeciesTube Maker Caddisflies
Polyplacidae (Fahrenholz, 1912) - 6 Species
Pompilidae (Latreille, 1805) - 158 SpeciesPompilid wasps
Potamanthidae (Albarda In Selys-lonchamps, 1888) - 1 SpeciesHacklegilled Burrower Mayflies
Prionoceridae (Lacaordaire, 1857) - 7 Species
Prisopodidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 4 Species
Proctotrupidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesProctotrupids
Prostomidae (C. G. Thomson, 1859) - 1 SpeciesJugular-horned beetles
Protoneuridae (Tillyard, 1917) - 6 SpeciesThreadtails
Psephenidae (Lacordaire, 1854) - 18 SpeciesWater-penny beetles
Pseudocaeciliidae (Pearman, 1936) - 8 SpeciesFalse Lizard Barklice
Pseudococcidae (Heymons, 1915) - 225 SpeciesMealy Bugs
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 17 SpeciesRust flies
Psocidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 65 SpeciesCommon Barklice
Psoquillidae (Lienhard & Smithers, 2002) - 2 SpeciesBird Nest Barklice
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 16 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 81 SpeciesOwl Midges
Psychomyiidae (Walker, 1852) - 2 SpeciesTube-making caddisflies
Psyllidae (Latreille, 1807) - 127 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Psyllipsocidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 11 SpeciesCave Barklice
Pteromalidae (Dalman, 1820) - 139 SpeciesPteromalids
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 58 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pthiridae (Leach, 1817) - 2 Species
Ptiliidae (Heer, 1843) - 4 SpeciesFeatherwing beetles
Ptilodactylidae (Laporte, 1836) - 8 SpeciesPtilodactylid beetles
Ptinidae (Latreille, 1802) - 51 SpeciesSpider beetles
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 2 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 13 SpeciesCommon fleas
Putoidae (Beardsley, 1969) - 3 SpeciesGiant mealybugs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 6 Species
Pygiopsyllidae (Wagner, 1939) - 1 Species
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 270 SpeciesSnout Moths
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 3 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 4 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Pyrochroidae (Latreille, 1807) - 15 SpeciesFire-coloured beetles
Pyrrhocoridae (Dohrn, 1859) - 18 SpeciesCotton stainers
Raphidiidae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesRaphidiid snakeflies
Reduviidae (Latreille, 1807) - 74 SpeciesAssassin bugs
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 2 SpeciesCamel crickets
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 16 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Rhinotermitidae (Froggatt, 1897) - 18 SpeciesSubterranean termites
Rhipiceridae (Latreille, 1834) - 5 SpeciesCicada beetle
Rhipiphoridae (Gemminger & Harold, 1870) - 13 SpeciesWedge-shaped beetles
Rhopalidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 15 SpeciesScentless plant bugs
Rhynchitidae (Gistel, 1848) - 64 SpeciesTooth-nosed snout weevils
Rhyparochromidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 28 SpeciesSeed bugs
Ricaniidae (Amyot & Audinet-serville, 1843) - 22 Species
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 6 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 5 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Roeslerstammiidae (Bruand, 1850) - 4 SpeciesDouble-eye moths
Roproniidae (Bradley, 1905) - 3 SpeciesRoproniids
Rutelidae (Macleay, 1819) - 155 Species
Saldidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 6 SpeciesShore bugs
Salpingidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesNarrow-waisted bark beetles
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 134 SpeciesFlesh flies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 36 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scarabaeidae (Latreille, 1802) - 456 SpeciesScarabs
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 31 SpeciesDung flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Scelionidae (Haliday, 1839) - 42 SpeciesScelionids
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 3 SpeciesWindow Flies
Schreckensteiniidae (Fletcher, 1929) - 1 SpeciesBristle Legged Moths
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 16 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 23 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Scirtidae (Fleming, 1821) - 16 SpeciesMarsh Beetles
Scoliidae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesScoliid wasps
Scraptiidae (Mulsant, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFalse flower beetles
Scutelleridae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesShield-backed bugs
Scydmaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 41 SpeciesScydmaenines
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 2 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sematuridae (Guenée, 1858) - 3 SpeciesAmerican Swallowtail Moths
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 143 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 42 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sialidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesAlderflies
Signiphoridae (Howard, 1894) - 1 SpeciesSigniphorid wasps
Silphidae (Latreille, 1807) - 13 SpeciesCarrion beetles
Silvanidae (Kirby, 1837) - 49 SpeciesSilvanid flat bark beetles
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 34 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Siphlonuridae (Banks, 1900) - 3 SpeciesPrimitive Minnow Mayflies
Siricidae (Billberg, 1820) - 15 SpeciesWood wasp
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 52 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Sphecidae (Latreille, 1802) - 67 SpeciesThread-waisted wasps
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 214 SpeciesHawk Moths
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 5 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
Staphylinidae (Lameere, 1900) - 1554 SpeciesRove beetles
Stenopsocidae (Pearman, 1936) - 7 SpeciesNarrow Barklice
Stenopsychidae (Martynov, 1924) - 16 Species
Stephanidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesCrown wasps
Stivaliidae (Mardon, 1978) - 1 Species
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 69 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 2 SpeciesBat flies
Styloperlidae (Illies, 1966) - 4 Species
Stylopidae (Kirby, 1813) - 1 SpeciesStrepsiptera
Synlestidae (Tillyard, 1917) - 2 SpeciesSylphs
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 388 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 253 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 405 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanaostigmatidae (Howard, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTanaostigmatids
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 7 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tenebrionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 465 SpeciesDarkling beetles
Tenthredinidae (Latreille, 1804) - 141 SpeciesTenthredinid sawflies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 372 SpeciesPeacock flies
Termitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesHigher termites
Tessaratomidae (Stål, 1864) - 11 SpeciesTessaratomids
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 13 SpeciesTethinid flies
Tetratomidae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesPolypore fungus beetles
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 36 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 109 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thanerocleridae (Chapin, 1921) - 3 Species
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 14 SpeciesTherevids
Thripidae (Stevens, 1829) - 155 SpeciesCommon thrips
Thynnidae (Shuckard, 1841) - 12 SpeciesThynnid Wasps
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 40 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 119 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tineodidae (Meyrick, 1885) - 1 SpeciesFalse Plume Moths
Tingidae (Laporte, 1832) - 128 SpeciesLace bugs
Tiphiidae (Leach, 1815) - 37 SpeciesFlower wasps
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 160 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 574 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Torymidae (Walker, 1833) - 39 SpeciesTorymids
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 8 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Trichodectidae (Kellogg, 1896) - 1 Species
Trichogrammatidae (Haliday, 1851) - 31 SpeciesTrichogrammatids
Trictenotomidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesCroc beetles
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 5 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trigonalidae (Cresson, 1887) - 11 SpeciesTrigonalid wasps
Trigonidiidae (Saussure, 1870) - 3 Species
Triozidae (Löw, 1879) - 108 SpeciesJumping plant lice
Troctopsocidae (Mockford, 1967) - 1 Species
Trogidae (Macleay, 1819) - 18 SpeciesHide beetles
Trogiidae (Enderlein, 1903) - 19 SpeciesGranary Booklice
Trogossitidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesBark gnawing beetles
Tropiduchidae (Stål, 1866) - 23 SpeciesTropiduchid Planthoppers
Uenoidae (Iwata, 1927) - 29 SpeciesStonecase Caddisflies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 7 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Ulopidae (Le Peletier & Serville, 1825) - 3 Species
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 58 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Urostylidae (Dallas, 1851) - 11 Species
Urostylididae (Dallas, 1851) - 1 Species
Veliidae (Amyot & Serville, 1843) - 7 SpeciesSmaller water striders
Velocipedidae (Bergroth, 1891) - 1 Species
Vermipsyllidae (Wagner, 1889) - 1 SpeciesCarnivore fleas
Vesperidae (Mulsant, 1839) - 5 Species
Vespidae (Leach, 1815) - 221 SpeciesSocial Wasps
Vianaididae (Kormilev, 1955) - 1 Species
Xenasteiidae (Hardy, 1980) - 1 Species
Xenidae (Pohl & Beutel, 2005) - 17 Species
Xiphydriidae (Leach, 1819) - 7 SpeciesWood wasps
Xyelidae (Newman, 1835) - 1 SpeciesXyelid sawflies
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 7 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 20 SpeciesAwl-flies
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 4 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 16 SpeciesErmine Moths
Zopheridae (Solier, 1834) - 16 SpeciesIronclad beetles
Zorotypidae (Silvestri, 1913) - 2 Species
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 98 SpeciesBurnet Moths
621 Families with 40735 Species in Taiwan
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Species overview - Checklist for Insecta in Taiwan without family allocation
Prosciara anfracta (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara furtiva (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara meracula (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
3 Species in Insecta for Taiwan 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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