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Distribution path and Subregions of Sri Lanka (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Sri Lanka
Taxonomy for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in Sri Lanka
Class
Sri Lanka
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 447 families, 4053 genera, 9706 species
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Subclass
Sri Lanka
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 444 families, 4049 genera, 9701 species
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Infraclass
Sri Lanka
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 426 families, 3970 genera, 9549 species
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Superorder
Sri Lanka
Neuropterida (Aspöck, Gusenleithner & Malicky, 1999)
 5 families, 12 genera, 16 species
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Order
Sri Lanka
Neuroptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lacewings) - Systematics
 5 families, 12 genera, 16 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
Sri Lanka
    Hemerobiiformia (Henry, 1982)
     4 families, 7 genera, 11 species
Suborder
Sri Lanka
    Myrmeleontiformia (Henry, 1982)
     1 family, 5 genera, 5 species

Family overview for Neuroptera (Lacewings) in Sri Lanka
Chrysopidae (Schneider, 1851) - 4 SpeciesCommon lacewings
Coniopterygidae (Burmeister, 1839) - 2 SpeciesDustywings
Hemerobiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBrown lacewings
Mantispidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesMantis-flies
Myrmeleontidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesAntlion lacewings
5 Families with 16 Species in Sri Lanka


Species overview - Checklist for Neuroptera in Sri Lanka
Chrysopa invaria -> Plesiochrysa invariaInfo
Coniopteryx ceylonica (Meinander, 1982)Info
Coniopteryx latistylus (Meinander, 1982)Info
Distoleon dirus (Walker, 1853)Info
Indoleon barbarus (Walker, 1853)Info
Indophanes barbara -> Indoleon barbarusInfo
Italochrysa aequalis (Walker, 1853)Info
Mantispa annulicornis (Gerstäcker, 1894)Info
Mantispa indica (Westwood, 1852)Info
Mantispa obscurata (Navas, 1914)Pacific pincer lobsterInfo
Mantispa torquilla -> Mantispa indicaInfo
Micromus timidus (Hagen, 1853)Info
Neuroleon guernei (Navas, 1914)Info
Palpares contrarius (Walker, 1853)Info
Plesiochrysa invaria (Walker, 1853)Info
Semachrysa hyndi (Brooks, 1983)Info
16 Species in Neuroptera for Sri Lanka 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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