Insecta Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms (and unplaced invalid names)
Cercopyllis Scudder, 1890
Insecta is the scientific name for the arthropod class that includes the insects.
Taxonomic constituents
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Our current data on this group being limited to selected taxa, we provide an external link to the overview of Insecta in the “Encyclopedia of Life.” Lewis L. Deitz, 10 October 2011.