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Distribution path and Subregions of North Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa
Subregions: Algeria, Libya, Macaronesia (Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Madeira), Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia
Taxonomy for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in North Africa
Class
North Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 532 families, 6772 genera, 26275 species
Tree
Subclass
North Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 527 families, 6753 genera, 26227 species
Tree
Infraclass
North Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 509 families, 6686 genera, 26043 species
Tree
Superorder
North Africa
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 6 families, 35 genera, 53 species
Tree
Order
North Africa
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings) - Systematics
 5 families, 32 genera, 50 species
Site
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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
North Africa
    Hemerobiiformia (Henry, 1982)
     2 families, 8 genera, 12 species
Suborder
North Africa
    Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
     3 families, 24 genera, 38 species

Family overview for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in North Africa
Ascalaphidae (Rambur, 1842) - 4 SpeciesOwlflies
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 11 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 1 SpeciesDustywings
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
Nemopteridae (Rambur, 1842) - 5 SpeciesThread-winged Antlions
5 Families with 50 Species in North Africa


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Species overview - Checklist for Neuroptera in North Africa
Species with ANext  
Ascalaphus barbarus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Ascalaphus minutus (Tjeder, 1986)Info
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Brinckochrysa chlorosoma (Navas, 1914)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Centroclisis cervina (Gerstäcker, 1863)Info
Centroclisis punctulata (Navas, 1912)Info
Chrysopa carnea -> Chrysoperla carneaInfo
Chrysopa caviceps -> Suarius cavicepsInfo
Chrysopa formosa (Brauer, 1851)Info
Chrysoperla carnea (Stephens, 1836)Common Green LacewingSite
Chrysoperla zastrowi (Esben-petersen, 1928)Info
Chrysopiella argentina trapezia -> Parachrysopiella argentinaInfo
Coniopteryx lindbergi (Tjeder, 1957)Info
Creoleon diana (Kolbe, 1897)Info
Creoleon lugdunensis (De Villers, 1789)Info
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Delfimeus scriptus (Navas, 1912)Info
Dichochrysa subcostalis -> Pseudomallada subcostalisInfo
Dielocroce chobauti (Mclachlan, 1898)Info
Distoleon cuigneti (Navas, 1912)Info
Distoleon somnolentus (Gerstäcker, 1885)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Ganguilus pallescens (Navas, 1912)Info
Gepus tersus (Navas, 1918)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lachlathetes gigas (Dalman, 1823)Info
Lertha barbara (Klug, 1838)Info
Lertha rifensis -> Lertha barbaraInfo
Libelloides ictericus (Charpentier, 1825)Info
Libelloides ictericus ictericus (Charpentier, 1825)Info
Lopezus fedtschenkoi (Mclachlan In Fedchenko, 1875)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macronemurus appendiculatus (Latreille, 1807)Info
Mallada boninensis -> Mallada desjardinsiInfo
Myrmecaelurus acerbus (Walker, 1853)Info
Myrmecaelurus armenicus (Krivokhatsky, 1993)Info
Myrmecaelurus lepidus (Klug In Ehrenberg, 1834)Info
Myrmeleon gerlindae (Hölzel, 1974)Info
Myrmeleon hyalinus (Olivier, 1811)Info
Myrmeleon inconspicuus -> Myrmeleon obscurusInfo
Myrmeleon obscurus (Rambur, 1842)Info
Myrmeleon pseudofasciatus (Hölzel, 1981)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Naya palpalis (Klapálek, 1914)Info
Necrophylus arenarius (Roux, 1833)Info
Nohoveus palpalis -> Naya palpalisInfo
Nophis teillardi (Navas, 1912)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palpares angustus (Mclachlan, 1898)Info
Palpares hispanus (Hagen, 1860)Info
Palpares libelluloides (Linnaeus, 1764)Info
Phanoclisis longicollis (Rambur, 1842)Info
Pterocroce capillaris -> Necrophylus arenariusInfo
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quinemurus numidus (Navas, 1928)Info
Species with SBack  Top
Suarius caviceps (Mclachlan, 1898)Info
Suarius walsinghami walsinghami (Navas, 1914)Info
Subgulina lineata (Navas, 1913)Info
50 Species in Neuroptera for North Africa listed
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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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