Insects by Order

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Can you name the extant insects and other hexapods from their Order name?

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OrderExampleEstimated Number of Known Species
Coleoptera400,000
Diptera240,000
Lepidoptera175,000
Hymenoptera130,000
Hemiptera40,000
Homoptera30,000
Orthoptera20,000
Trichoptera12,000
Neuroptera6,000
Collembola6,000
Psocoptera5,500
Thysanoptera5,000
Odonata5,000
Blattodea4,500
Plecoptera3,500
Mallophaga3,000
OrderExampleEstimated Number of Known Species
Ephemeroptera2,700
Isoptera2,600
Phasmatodea2,500
Mantodea2,200
Siphonaptera2,000
Embioptera2,000
Dermaptera1,800
Diplura800
Protura700
Strepsiptera600
Mecoptera550
Anoplura500
Thysanura400
Zoraptera34
Grylloblattodea25
Mantophasmatodea6

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