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CLASSIFICATION OF STREPSIPTERA

       (Contacts)

 

Families in Green color                               Strepsiptera Details

 

Insecta:  Holometabola

 

  STREPSIPTERA

 

    Stylopidia

 

      Protoxenidae
      Cretostylopidae
      Stylopidae
      Bohartillidae
      Corioxenidae
      Halictophagidae
      Callipharixenidae
      Elenchidae
      Myrmecolacidae =

 

 

 

 

  Mengenillidia

 

    Bahiaxenidae
    Mengenillidae

    Cretostylopidae (extinct)

    Protoxenidae (extinct)

    Mengeidae (extinct)

 

Sample Examinations

 

References      Citations

 

Details of Insect Taxonomic Groups

 

          Examples of beneficial species occur in almost every insect order, and considerable information on morphology and habits has been assembled.  Therefore, the principal groups of insect parasitoids and predators provide details that refer to the entire class Insecta.  These details are available at <taxnames.htm>.