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Last updated in 2000.

Here is a list of pinned insects that exist in the Guelph Insect Collection.  Specimens in alcohol (both adult and larval forms) were not counted for this list.  Scroll down to find the desired sections or select the order from the list below. For further information on specific insect families or loan requests, please contact Steve Marshall ( samarsha@uoguelph.ca ).

A separate list of Sphaeroceridae holdings is available here.

 

PROTURA COLLEMBOLA
DIPLURA MICROCORYPHIA
THYSANURA EPHEMEROPTERA
ODONATA GRYLLOBLATTARIA
PHASMIDA ORTHOPTERA
MANTODEA BLATTARIA
ISOPTERA DERMAPTERA
EMBIIDINA PLECOPTERA
ZORAPTERA PSOCOPTERA
PHTHIRAPTERA HEMIPTERA
HOMOPTERA THYSANOPTERA
NEUROPTERA COLEOPTERA
MECOPTERA SIPHONAPTERA
DIPTERA TRICHOPTERA
LEPIDOPTERA HYMENOPTERA

 

 


 

 

 

ORDER FAMILY No. PINNED SPECIMENS
PROTURA 0
COLLEMBOLA Poduridae 12
Hypogastruridae 5
Onychiuridae 0
Isotomidae 2
Entomobryidae 34
Neelidae 0
Sminthuridae 9
Misc. 68
TOTAL 130
DIPLURA 0
MICROCORYPHIA Machilidae 11
Meinertellidae 0
TOTAL 11
THYSANURA Lepidotrichidae 0
Nicoletiidae 1
Lepismatidae 18
Misc. 9
TOTAL 28
EPHEMEROPTERA Silphonuridae 21
Metretopodidae 39
Ametropodidae 0
Baetidae 102
Oligoneuridae 8
Heptageniidae 123
Leptophlebiidae 80
Behningiidae 5
Potamanthidae 4
Ephemeridae 59
Palingenidae 0
Polymitarcyidae 8
Ephemerellidae 13
Tricorythidae 0
Neoephemeridae 1
Caenidae 26
Baetiscidae 2
Misc.  458
TOTAL 949
ODONATA Petaluridae 0
Gomphidae 238
Aeshnidae 406
Cordulegastridae 23
Macromiidae 19
Corduliidae 168
Libellulidae 1561
Calopterygidae 332
Lestidae 518
Protoneuridae 0
Coenagrionidae 1343
Misc. 87
TOTAL 4695
GRYLLOBLATTARIA 0
PHASMIDA Timemidae 0
Pseudophasmatidae 0
Heteronemiidae 37
Phasmatidae 0
Misc. 63
TOTAL 100
ORTHOPTERA Tetrigidae 323
Eumastacidae 3
Tanaoceridae 0
Acrididae 2039
Tridactylidae 135
Tettigoniidae 937
Prophalangopsidae 0
Gryllacrididae 65
Gryllidae 603
Gryllotalipidae 35
Misc. 174
TOTAL 4314
MANTODEA Mantidae 215
Misc. 83
TOTAL 298
BLATTARIA Cryptocercidae 6
Blattidae 120
Polyphagidae 13
Blattellidae 193
Blaberidae 72
Misc. 254
TOTAL 658
ISOPTERA Kalotermitidae 33
Hodotermitidae 0
Rhinotermitidae 66
Termitidae 29
Misc. 316
TOTAL 444
DERMAPTERA Pygidicranidae 0
Carcinophoridae 0
Labiidae 0
Labiduridae 0
Chelisochidae 0
Forficulidae 70
Misc. 231
TOTAL 301
EMBIIDINA Misc. 14
TOTAL 14
PLECOPTERA Taeniopterygidae 13
Nemouridae 20
Leuctridae 11
Capniidae 8
Pteronarcyidae 21
Peltoperlidae 0
Perlidae 40
Perlodidae 32
Chloroperlidae 3
Misc. 225
TOTAL 373
ZORAPTERA 0
PSOCOPTERA Lepidopsocidae 0
Trogiidae 1
Psoquillidae 0
Psyllipsocidae 0
Prionoglaridae 0
Liposcelidae 9
Pachytroctidae 0
Sphaeropsocidae 1
Amphientomidae 0
Epipsocidae 0
Ptiloneuridae 0
Caeciliidae 7
Amphipsocidae 0
Asiopsocidae 0
Elipsocidae 0
Philotarsidae 0
Mesopsocidae 5
Lachesillidae 0
Peripsocidae 0
Ectopsocidae 0
Pseudocaeciliidae 8
Trichopsocidae 0
Archipsocidae 0
Hemipsocidae 0
Myopsocidae 0
Psocidae 19
Misc. 316
TOTAL 366
PHTHIRAPTERA 0
HEMIPTERA Enicocephalidae 143
Dipsocoridae 0
Schizopteridae 0
Nepidae 193
Belostomatidae 323
Corixidae 392
Ochteridae 6
Gelastocoridae 216
Naucoridae 53
Notonectidae 566
Pleidae 222
Mesoveliidae 96
Hydrometridae 84
Hebridae 182
Macroveliidae 0
Vellidae 456
Gerridae 896
Saldidae 630
Leptopodidae 0
Thaumastocoridae 0
Tingidae 1010
Microphysidae 0
Miridae 7720
Nabidae 292
Anthocoridae 366
Cimicidae 26
Polyctenidae 0
Reduviidae 2227
Aradidae 433
Piesmatidae 24
Berytidae 340
Lygaeidae 2193
Largidae 52
Pyrrhocoridae 59
Coreidae 320
Alydidae 466
Rhopalidae 612
Cydnidae 168
Thyreocoridae 244
Scutelleridae 304
Pentatomidae 3623
Acanthosomatidae 138
TOTAL 25075
HOMOPTERA Cicadidae 459
Membracidae 2550
Aetalionidae 0
Cercopidae 2892
Cicadellidae 8536
Delphacidae 220
Derbidae 0
Cixiidae 216
Kinnaridae 0
Dictyopharidae 222
Fulgoridae 12
Achilidae 240
Tropiduchidae 0
Flatidae 172
Acanaloniidae 298
Issidae 35
Psyllidae 573
Aleyrodidae 466
Aphididae 36
Eriosomatidae 52
Adelgidae 0
Phylloxeridae 9
Margarodidae 0
Ortheziidae 7
Kerridae 0
Coccidae 0
Aclerdidae 0
Cryptococcidae 0
Kermesidae 0
Asterolecaniidae 19
Lecanodiaspididae 0
Cerococcidae 0
Dactylopiidae 0
Diaspididae 54
Conchaspididae 0
Phoenicoccidae 0
Pseudococcidae 7
Eriococcidae 9
Misc. 1919
TOTAL 19003
THYSANOPTERA Aeolothripidae 3
Merothripidae 0
Heterothripidae 0
Thripidae 0
Phlaeothripidae 10
Misc. 49
TOTAL 62
NEUROPTERA Sialidae 165
Corydalidae 369
Raphidiidae 29
Inocelliidae 0
Coniopterygidae 32
Ithonidae 0
Mantispidae 47
Hemerobiidae 300
Chrysopidae 808
Dilaridae 1
Berothidae 4
Polystoechotidae 46
Sisyridae 25
Myrmeleontidae 263
Ascalaphidae 33
Misc. 179
TOTAL 2301
COLEOPTERA Cupedidae 22
Micromalthidae 0
Sphaeriidae 0
Hydroscaphidae 2
Rhysodidae 20
Cicindelidae
Carabidae 12843
Halipidae 560
Amphizoidae 14
Noteridae 92
Dytiscidae 2490
Gyrinidae 1514
Hydraenidae 60
Ptiliidae 66
Agyrtidae 0
Leiodidae 212
Leptinidae 37
Scydmaenidae 61
Dasyceridae 0
Silphidae 1289
Staphylinidae 5773
Pselaphidae 230
Hydrophilidae 3338
Georyssidae 3
Sphaeritidae 0
Histeridae 600
Eucinetidae 22
Clambidae 16
Scirtidae 820
Dascillidae 32
Rhipiceridae 21
Lucanidae 412
Passalidae 166
Scarabaeidae 9038
Byrrhidae 168
Buprestidae 2092
Eulichadidae 0
Callirhipidae 0
Ptilodactylidae 68
Chelonariidae 3
Heteroceridae 104
Limnichidae 80
Dryopidae 127
Elmidae 370
Psephenidae 120
Artematopidae 0
Cerophytidae 0
Elateridae 3665
Cebrionidae 9
Throscidae 166
Perothopidae 0
Eucnemidae 278
Brachypsectridae 0
Lycidae 940
Phengodidae 114
Telegeusidae 0
Lampyridae 1871
Cantharidae 1828
Derodontidae 26
Nosodendridae 9
Dermestidae 960
Bostrichidae 302
Lyctidae 90
Anobiidae 660
Ptinidae 260
Lymexylidae 9
Trogossitidae 142
Cleridae 844
Melyridae 673
Sphindidae 11
Nitidulidae 1682
Rhizophagidae 56
Cucujidae 706
Cryptophagidae 350
Languriidae 130
Erotylidae 270
Phalacridae 350
Cerylonidae 0
Corylophidae 106
Coccinellidae 4298
Endomychidae 158
Lathridiidae 428
Byturidae 74
Mycetophagidae 253
Ciidae 225
Melandryidae 340
Mordellidae 1128
Rhipiphoridae 132
Colydiidae 158
Monommidae 2
Tenebrionidae 2736
Alleculidae 313
Lagriidae 180
Caephaloidae 66
Meloidae 1367
Oedemeridae 185
Mycteridae 0
Pyrochroidae 234
Salpingidae 66
Anthicidae 876
Euglenidae 31
Cermabycidae 6552
Bruchidae 420
Chrysomelidae 11261
Anthribidae 184
Brentidae 212
Attelabidae 0
Rhynchitidae 170
Nemonychidae 16
Oxycorynidae 0
Apionidae 152
Ithyceridae 30
Curculionidae 8477
Platypodidae 9
Scolytidae 1371
Misc. 6560
TOTAL 108056
MECOPTERA Panorpidae 561
Bittacidae 152
Panorpodidae 0
Meropeidae 35
Boreidae 30
Misc. 4
TOTAL 782
SIPHONAPTERA Hystrichopsyllidae 0
Ctenophthalmidae 0
Ceratophyllidae 1
Ischnopsyllidae 0
Rhopalopsyllidae 0
Vermipsyllidae 0
Pulicidae 18
Tungidae 0
Misc. 6
TOTAL 25
DIPTERA Tanyderidae 0
Tipulidae 2232
Blephariceridae 21
Deuterophlebidae 0
Nymphomyiidae 0
Axymyiidae 8
Pachyneuridae 338
Bibionidae 1172
Mycetophilidae 1866
Sciaridae 2232
Cecidomyiidae 747
Psychodidae 581
Trichoceridae 205
Anisopodidae 2
Scatopsidae 442
Synneuridae 1
Ptychopteridae 182
Dixidae 45
Chaoboridae 37
Culicidae 2361
Thaumaleidae 164
Simuliidae 1479
Ceratopogonidae 1657
Chironomidae 2824
Pelecorhynchidae 1
Tabanidae 6125
Athericidae 33
Rhagionidae 1093
Pantophthalmidae 1
Xylophagidae 164
Xylomyidae 0
Stratiomyidae 3187
Therevidae 95
Scenopinidae 109
Vermileonidae 0
Mydidae 81
Apioceridae 5
Asilidae 5193
Acroceridae 160
Nemestrinidae 35
Bombyliidae 2980
Hilarimorphidae 6
Empididae 6808
Dolichopodidae 12246
Lonchopteridae 816
Platypezidae 222
Phoridae 22131
Sciadoceridae 34
Syrphidae 12050
Pipunculidae 3445
Conopidae 1032
Cypselosomatidae 22
Pseudopomyzidae 379
Micropezidae 794
Neriidae 104
Tanypezidae 80
Strongylophthalmyiidae 23
Psilidae 433
Diopsidae 210
Lonchaeidae 757
Otitidae 1910
Platystomatidae 452
Pyrgotidae 112
Tephritidae ~4400
Richardiidae 162
Pallopteridae 59
Piophilidae 2878
Somatiidae 19
Clusiidae 1194
Acartophthalmidae 168
Odiniidae 42
Agromyzidae 2730
Opomyzidae 188
Anthomyzidae 39
Aulacigastridae 420
Teratomyzidae 11
Periscelididae 46
Asteiidae 83
Milichiidae 889
Carnidae 1550
Braulidae 10
Coelopidae 193
Dryomyzidae 752
Sciomyzidae 2536
Ropalomeridae 0
Sepsidae 3448
Lauxaniidae 3586
Chamaemyiidae 2363
Heleomyzidae 1790
Trixoscelididae 290
Chyromyidae 94
Rhinotoridae 6
Sphaeroceridae 96429
Curtonotidae 204
Drosophilidae 9193
Diastatidae 119
Campichoetidae 82
Camillidae 68
Ephydridae 8661
Chloropidae 14452
Cryptochetidae 13
Tethinidae 378
Canacidae 17
Scathophagidae 2590
Anthomyiidae 6322
Muscidae 7643
Calliphoridae 4530
Sarcophagidae 6900
Oestridae 467
Rhinophoridae 40
Tachinidae 19442
Hippoboscidae 218
Streblidae 12
Nycteribiidae 5
Misc. 1393
TOTAL 306625
TRICHOPTERA Ecnomidae 0
Polycentropodidae 0
Psychomyiidae 28
Xiphocentronidae 0
Hydropsychidae 200
Philopotamidae 38
Glossosomatidae 0
Hydroptilidae 8
Hydrobiosidae 0
Rhyacophilidae 8
Goeridae 0
Limnephilidae 238
Uenidae 0
Brachycentridae 0
Lepidostomatidae 6
Phryganeidae 328
Odontoceridae 0
Calamoceratidae 0
Leptoceridae 86
Molannidae 5
Beraeidae 0
Helicopsychidae 181
Sericostomatidae 4
Misc. 876
TOTAL 2006
LEPIDOPTERA Micropterigidae 0
Eriocraniidae 1
Acanthopteroctetidae 0
Hepialidae 56
Nepticulidae 3
Opostegidae 0
Tischeriidae 0
Incurvariidae 0
Prodoxidae 14
Adelidae 0
Heliozelidae 2
Tineidae 8
Psychidae 44
Lyonetiidae 5
Gracillariidae 100
Oecophoridae 181
Lecithoceridae 0
Elachistidae 0
Coleophoridae 92
Agonoxenidae 16
Blastobasidae 6
Momphidae 10
Scythrididae 1
Cosmopterigidae 32
Gelechiidae 169
Copromorphidae 0
Alucitidae 10
Carposinidae 10
Epermeniidae 0
Glyphipterigidae 0
Plutellidae 27
Yponomeutidae 182
Ochsenheimeriidae 0
Argyresthiidae 32
Douglasiidae 0
Acrolepiidae 3
Heliodinidae 3
Sesiidae 400
Choreutidae 13
Cossidae 43
Tortricidae 2090
Zygaenidae 16
Megalopygidae 3
Epipyropidae 0
Dalceridae 0
Limacodidae 141
Pterophoridae 293
Pyralidae 1281
Thyrididae 66
Hyblaeidae 1
Hesperiidae 1246
Papilionidae 483
Pieridae 938
Lycaenidae 1025
Libytheidae 26
Nymphalidae 2724
Satyridae 0
Danaidae 0
Thyatiridae 68
Drepanidae 95
Geometridae 1778
Epiplemidae 2
Sematuridae 0
Uraniidae 6
Mimallonidae 5
Lasiocampidae 262
Apatelodidae 14
Bombycidae 5
Saturniidae 419
Sphingidae 1055
Notodontidae 561
Dioptidae 0
Lymantriidae 200
Arctiidae 1720
Noctuidae 6575
Misc. 2460
TOTAL 27021
HYMENOPTERA Xyelidae 86
Pamphiliidae 163
Pergidae 18
Argidae 182
Cimbicidae 176
Diprionidae 270
Tenthredinidae 3091
Cephidae 85
Anaxyelidae 0
Siricidae 278
Xiphydriidae 184
Orussidae 2
Stephanidae 8
Megaspilidae 278
Ceraphronidae 376
Trigonalidae 2
Evaniidae 45
Gasteruptiidae 252
Aulacidae 0
Braconidae 5478
Ichneumonidae 14248
Mymarommatidae 0
Mymaridae 1000
Trichogrammatidae 28
Eulophidae 2933
Elasmidae 0
Tetracampidae 0
Aphelinidae 0
Signiphoridae 1
Encyrtidae 1068
Tanaostigmatidae 0
Eupelmidae 87
Torymidae 589
Agaonidae 14
Ormyridae 98
Pteromalidae 1876
Eucharitidae 324
Perilampidae 458
Eurytomidae 2031
Chalcididae 709
Leucospidae 47
Ibaliidae 20
Liopteridae 0
Figitidae 84
Eucoilidae 0
Cynipidae 1029
Pelecinidae 186
Vanhorniidae 2
Roproniidae 2
Heloridae 13
Proctotrupidae 211
Diapriidae 2188
Scelionidae 5331
Platygastridae 995
Chrysididae 1144
Bethylidae 1193
Dryinidae 168
Embolemidae 1
Sclerogibbidae 0
Sphecidae 6902
Melittidae 20
Colletidae 1140
Halictidae 6348
Oxaeidae 0
Andrenidae 3659
Megachilidae 2524
Anthophoridae 556
Apidae 8022
Tiphiidae 300
Sierolomorphidae 4
Sapygidae 14
Mutillidae 666
Bradynobaenidae 0
Pompilidae 2326
Rhopalosomatidae 1
Scoliidae 168
Vespidae 4390
Formicidae 7311
Misc. 9780
TOTAL 103183
TOTAL # OF PINNED SPECIMENS IN COLLECTION 606820