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Distribution path and Subregions of Central Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa
Subregions: Angola, Cameroon, Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo), São Tomé and Príncipe (São Tomé)
Taxonomy for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in Central Africa
Class
Central Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 528 families, 8830 genera, 46588 species
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Subclass
Central Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 521 families, 8798 genera, 46537 species
Tree
Infraclass
Central Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 505 families, 8694 genera, 46078 species
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Superorder
Central Africa
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 7 families, 24 genera, 37 species
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Order
Central Africa
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings) - Systematics
 7 families, 24 genera, 37 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
Central Africa
    Hemerobiiformia (Henry, 1982)
     3 families, 12 genera, 18 species
Suborder
Central Africa
    Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
     4 families, 12 genera, 19 species

Family overview for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in Central Africa
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 7 SpeciesOwlflies
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 14 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesMantis-flies
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 1 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
Psychopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSilky lacewings
7 Families with 37 Species in Central Africa


Species overview - Checklist for Neuroptera in Central Africa
Allocormodes intractabilis (Walker, 1860)Info
Allocormodes maculipennis (E. L. Taschenberg, 1879)Info
Anapochrysa voeltzkowi -> Apochrysa voeltzkowiInfo
Ascalaphus bilineatus -> Ascalaphus festivusInfo
Ascalaphus festivus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Bankisus carinifrons (Esben-petersen, 1936)Info
Borniochrysa squamosa (Tjeder, 1966)Info
Ceratochrysa antica (Walker, 1853)Info
Chrysopa boninensis -> Mallada desjardinsiInfo
Chrysopa congrua -> Chrysoperla congruaInfo
Chrysopa pooana -> Ceratochrysa anticaInfo
Chrysoperla congrua (Walker, 1853)Info
Chrysoperla plicata (Tjeder, 1966)Info
Creoleon nubifer (Kolbe, 1897)Info
December sjoestedti ()Info
Dichochrysa handschini -> Pseudomallada handschiniInfo
Dichochrysa sjoestedti ()Info
Dicolpus sjostedti (Van Der Weele, 1905)Info
Dicolpus volucris (Gerstäcker, 1885)Info
Dicromantispa gracilis (Erichson, 1839)Info
Mallada boninensis -> Mallada desjardinsiInfo
Mallada burgeonina ()Info
Mallada desjardinsi (Navas, 1911)Info
Mantispa zonaria (Navas, 1925)Japanese mud shrimpInfo
Micromus timidus (Hagen, 1853)Info
Myrmeleon angustatus (Navas, 1921)Info
Myrmeleon lynceus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Myrmeleon obscurus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Nosa tigris (Dalman, 1823)Info
Palparellus damarensis (Mclachlan, 1867)Info
Palparellus flavofasciatus (Mclachlan, 1867)Info
Palparellus ovampoanus (Péringuey, 1910)Info
Palparidius concinnus (Péringuey, 1910)Info
Proctarrelabis brunni (Van Der Weele, 1909)Info
Pseudoclimaciella sarta (Stitz, 1913)Info
Semirhynchia rudebecki (Tjeder, 1967)Info
Silveira occultus (Tjeder, 1960)Info
37 Species in Neuroptera for Central Africa listed
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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