Link to Printer Friendly Page

Classification

There are over 86,000 species of insects living in Australia, with 26 of the 32 orders of insects that have been identified worldwide. This guide presents the key characteristics and classification data for the majority of Australia’s insects. It also provides information on other arthropod and non-arthropod invertebrates.

Arthropods

Insects

Myriapods
Arachnids

Crustacea


Non-Arthropods

Annelida
Mollusca


© Museum Victoria Australia