Insecta

Insects are the largest class of Hexapoda, over 75% of all animal species. This huge diversity is linked with vast morphological diversity.

Morphology of insects

Head

Thorax

Abdomen

Below are the major subgroups of the Class Insecta.


Class Insecta

Subclass Apterygota

Subclass Pterygota

Infraclass Palaeoptera

Infraclass Neoptera

Infraclass Neoptera: Division Exopterygota

Infraclass Neoptera: Division Endopterygota


Major Subgroups

Back to Home Page