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Distribution path and Subregions of America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America
Subregions: Caribbean (Caribbean islands), Central America (Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama), North America (Canada, Mexico, USA), South America (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela)
Taxonomy for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in America
Class
America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1260 families, 37521 genera, 345989 species
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Subclass
America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1233 families, 37256 genera, 345486 species
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Infraclass
America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1103 families, 36607 genera, 341814 species
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Superorder
America
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 35 families, 275 genera, 1178 species
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Order
America
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings) - Systematics
 28 families, 239 genera, 1015 species
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Families50    worldwide
Genera1.411    worldwide
Species13.845    worldwide
Common namesLacewings, Ant-lions, Mantispids, Antlions, Spongillaflies, Owlflies, Mantisflies, Ant lions, Net-veined insects, Net-winged insects, Mantidflies, Nerve-Winged Insects
German namesNetzflügler, Gitterflügler, Echte Netzflügler
Dutch namesNetvleugeligen
Danish namesNetvinger
Finnish namesVerkkosiipiset, Harsosiipiset
Norwegian namesNettvinger
Swedish namesNätvingar
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

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

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)


Ecozones:

Nearctic

Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian, Carboniferous)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesNeuroptera in bacs-s02.bacs.uq.edu.au
Neuroptera in bie.ala.org.au
Neuroptera in darwinfoundation.org
Neuroptera in faunaeur.org
Neuroptera in itis.gov
Neuroptera in papua-insects.nl
Neuroptera in dyntaxa.se
Neuroptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
America
    Hemerobiiformia (Henry, 1982)
     12 families, 137 genera, 630 species
Suborder
America
    Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
     7 families, 87 genera, 360 species

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Family overview for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in America
Araripeneuridae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 6 Species
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 53 SpeciesOwlflies
Babinskaiidae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 4 Species
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 25 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Brongniartiellidae (Martynova, 1949) - 1 Species
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 230 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 93 SpeciesDustywings
Dilaridae (Newman, 1853) - 4 SpeciesPleasing lacewings
Dipteromantispidae (Makarkin & Al., 2013) - 2 Species
Grammolingiidae (Ren, 2002) - 15 Species
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 156 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Ithonidae (Newman, 1838) - 3 SpeciesIthonid lacewings
Kalligrammatidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 61 SpeciesMantis-flies
Mesochrysopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 9 Species
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 271 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 12 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
Nymphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesSplit-footed lacewings
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesOsmylids
Palaeoleontidae (Martins-neto, 1992) - 15 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Panfiloviidae (Makarkin, 1990) - 1 Species
Permithonidae (Tillyard, 1922) - 2 Species
Polystoechotidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 16 SpeciesGiant lacewings
Psychopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 SpeciesSilky lacewings
Rafaelidae (Nel & Al., 2005) - 2 Species
Rhachiberothidae (Tjeder, 1959) - 3 SpeciesThorny lacewings
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 20 SpeciesSpongeflies
27 Families with 1024 Species in America
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Species overview - Checklist for Neuroptera in America without family allocation
Ceraechrysa wollebaeki ()Info
1 Species in Neuroptera for America listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderNeuropterida
OrderNeuroptera
Lacewings, Ant-lions, Mantispids, Antlions, Spongillaflies, Owlflies, Mantisflies, Ant lions, Net-veined insects, Net-winged insects, Mantidflies, Nerve-Winged Insects
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Planipennia
Raphidiodea (Latreille, 1810)

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