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Distribution path and Subregions of Continents (More Checklists)
Path: Continents
Subregions: Africa (Central Africa, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa), America (Caribbean, Central America, North America, South America), Eurasia (Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Russia), Oceania (Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
Taxonomy for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in Continents
Class
Continents
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2100 families, 95549 genera, 1034391 species
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Subclass
Continents
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2027 families, 94713 genera, 1032409 species
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Infraclass
Continents
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1750 families, 92746 genera, 1022055 species
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Superorder
Continents
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 61 families, 1088 genera, 4475 species
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Order
Continents
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings) - Systematics
 47 families, 951 genera, 3953 species
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Families50    worldwide
Genera1.411    worldwide
Species13.846    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
Continents
    Hemerobiiformia (Henry, 1982)
     14 families, 435 genera, 2189 species
Suborder
Continents
    Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
     11 families, 427 genera, 1592 species
Suborder
Continents
    Nevrorthiformia (Aspöck, 1995)
     1 family, 7 genera, 13 species

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Family overview for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in Continents
Aetheogrammatidae (Ren & Michael S. Engel, 2008) - 5 Species
Araripeneuridae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 6 Species
Archeosmylidae (Riek, 1953) - 9 Species
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 255 SpeciesOwlflies
Ascalochrysidae (Ren & Makarkin, 2009) - 1 Species
Babinskaiidae (Martins-neto & Vulcano, 1989) - 8 Species
Berothidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 121 SpeciesBeaded lacewings
Brongniartiellidae (Martynova, 1949) - 8 Species
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 742 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 294 SpeciesDustywings
Dilaridae (Newman, 1853) - 28 SpeciesPleasing lacewings
Dipteromantispidae (Makarkin & Al., 2013) - 4 Species
Epigambriidae (Handlirsch, 1939) - 1 Species
Grammolingiidae (Ren, 2002) - 36 Species
Grammostylidae (Panfilov, 1980) - 1 Species
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 443 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Ithonidae (Newman, 1838) - 21 SpeciesIthonid lacewings
Kalligrammatidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 56 Species
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 231 SpeciesMantis-flies
Mesoberothidae (Carpenter, 1991) - 1 Species
Mesochrysopidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 33 Species
Mesopolystoechotidae (Martynova, 1949) - 1 Species
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 993 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 93 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
Neurorthidae (Nakahara, 1958) - 2 Species
Nevrorthidae (Nakahara, 1958) - 13 Species
Nymphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 42 SpeciesSplit-footed lacewings
Osmylidae (Leach, 1815) - 178 SpeciesOsmylids
Osmylitidae (Martynova, 1949) - 5 Species
Osmylopsychopidae (Martynova, 1949) - 14 Species
Osmylopsychopsidae (Martynova, 1949) - 5 Species
Palaemerobiidae (Martynov, 1928) - 4 Species
Palaeoleontidae (Martins-neto, 1992) - 20 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Panfiloviidae (Makarkin, 1990) - 4 Species
Parakseneuridae (Yang & Al., 2012) - 16 Species
Permithonidae (Tillyard, 1922) - 53 Species
Polystoechotidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 29 SpeciesGiant lacewings
Proberothidae (Riek, 1955) - 1 Species
Prohemerobiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 42 Species
Psychopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 68 SpeciesSilky lacewings
Rafaelidae (Nel & Al., 2005) - 2 Species
Rhachiberothidae (Tjeder, 1959) - 17 SpeciesThorny lacewings
Saucrosmylidae (Ren & Yin, 2003) - 8 Species
Sialidopsidae (Zalesskii, 1926) - 2 Species
Sisyridae (Handlirsch, 1908) - 49 SpeciesSpongeflies
Solenoptilidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
46 Families with 3969 Species in Continents
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Species overview - Checklist for Neuroptera in Continents without family allocation
Ceraechrysa wollebaeki ()Info
Glottopteryx multivenosa (A. Bode, 1953)Info
2 Species in Neuroptera for Continents 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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