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Genus Epeira syn Nephila Nephila Bostrichidae gen. Chrysobothris Lampetis Psiloptera syn

Species nigra Vinson inaurata (Walckenaer) madagscariensis Vinson fatalis Harold wellmani (Kerremans) wellmani Kerremans

Family Nephilidae Nephilidae Nephilidae Bostrichidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae

Order Araneae Araneae Araneae Col Col Col Col

Common names

Fauna Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr

Distribution & References Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Angola (DeFoliart 2002) Angola (DeFoliart 2002) Angola (DeFoliart 2002)

Remarks life stages consumed Nephilia inaurata (Walck.) Epeira nigra Vinson syn larva larva larva larva

jewel beetle jewel beetle jewel beetle

syn Psiloptera wellmani see Lampetis wellmani (Kerremans)

Steraspis Sternocera Sternocera Sternocera Sternocera

amplipennis (Fahr.) feldspathica White funebris Boheman syn interrupta (Olivier) orissa Buquet

Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae

Col Col Col Col Col

jewel beetle jewel beetle jewel beetle jewel beetle jewel beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr

Scarites sp. Acanthophorus Acanthophorus Acanthophorus Analeptes Ancylonotus . Ceroplesis Dorysthenes Macrotoma Macrotoma Macrotoma sp. Mallodon

confinis Laporte de Cast. syn capensis White syn maculatus (F.) syn trifasciata (F.) tribulus Fabr. burgeoni Breuning forficatus Fabr. edulis Karsch natala Thomson downesi Hope

Carabidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

ground beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr

Angola (DeFoliart 2002) Angola (DeFoliart 2002) Zimbabwe (Chavanduka, 1976; Gelfand, 1971) Cameroun (Seignobos et al., 1996) Botswana (Nonaka, 1996), South Africa (Bodenheimer, 1951; Quin, 1959), Zimbabwe (Chavanduka, 1976; Gelfand, 1971) Angola (Bergier, 1941), Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Zambia (Mbata, 1995) Zambia (Mbata, 1995) Zambia (Mbata, 1995)

see S. orissa syn S. funebris

larva adult adult adult

larva see Tithoes confinus (Cast.) see Tithoes capensis (White) see Tithoes maculatus (F.) not Scarabaeidae!

Petrognatha Plocaederus Pycnopsis Stenodontes syn Sternotomis Tithoes Tithoes

gigas Fabr. frenatus Fåhraeus brachyptera Thomson downesi (Hope) itzingeri katangensis Allard confinus (Cast.) maculatus (F.)

Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle long-horned beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr

Nigeria (Banjo et al 2006), D.R. Congo (Hoare, 2007) CAR (Bahuchet 1985) Gabon, Senegal (Netolitzky, 1919), West Africa (Bergier, 1941) Southern Africa (Malaisse, 1997) North Africa (Ghesquière, 1947) Sao Tomé and Principe (Netolitzky, 1919) Botswana (Roodt, 1993) CAR (Hoare 2007) Central Africa (Bergier, 1941), South Africa syn Stenodontes (Bodenheimer, 1951) Mozambique (DeFoliart 2002) CAR downesi Hope (Hoare 2007) Gabon (Bergier 1941), Senegal (Netolitzky 1919), CAR (Hoare 2007) Central Africa (Bergier, 1941) South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) DR Congo (Malaisse, 1997) Mozambique, South Africa (Quin,1959) (DeFoliart 2002) see Mallodon downesi Hope DR Congo (Malaisse, 1997) Zambia (Mbata, 1995) Acanthophorus confinis (F.) syn Zambia (Mbata, 1995) Acanthophorus maculatus F. syn

larva

larva larva

larva

larva larva

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Genus Tithoes

Species capensis (White)

Family Cerambycidae

Order Col

Common names long-horned beetle

Fauna Afr

Distribution & References Zambia (Mbata, 1995)

Zographus Polyclaeis Polyclaeis Rhyna sp. Sipalinus Eugnoristus Rhynchophorus

aulicus Bertolini equestris Boheman plumbeus Guérin

Cerambycidae

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

long-horned beetle weevil weevil weevil weevil weevil African palm weevil

Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr

DR Congo (Malaisse, 1997) Angola (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (Quin, 1959) South Africa (Quin, 1959) Madagascar (Bodenheimer, 1951) Tanzania (Bodenheimer, 1951; Harris, 1940) Madagascar (Bodenheimer, 1951) Angola (Santos Oliveira et al., 1976), Cameroun (Bodenheimer, 1951), CAR (Hoare 2007) D. R. Congo (Hoare 2007), Congo (Bani, 1995; Nkouka, 1987; Takeda, 1990, Hoare 2007), Nigeria (Fasoranti & Ajiboye, 1993) Madagascar (Bodenheimer, 1951) D.R. Congo (Hoare 2007) Senegal Sierra Leone DRC (Ramos et al 2009) Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Madagascar (Decary, 1937)

Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae aloysii-sabaudiae Camerano Curculionidae monachus (Oliv.) phoenicis Fabr. Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae

Remarks life stages consumed Acanthophorus larva capensis (White) syn Z. aulicus var. ferox Harold adult adult larva larva larva larva

Rhynchophorus sp. Cybister Cybister Cybister distinctus Reg. hova Alluaud syn owas Laporte

Dryophthoridae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae

Col Col Col Col

palm weevil water beetle water beetle water beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr

see Cybister owas Laporte Cybister hova Alluaud, hova Fairm.?

adult

Rhantus Elateridae gen. Tetralobus Hydrophilus Cladognathus Prosopocoilus Passalidae gen. Camenta sp. Cetonia sp. Gnathocera sp. Goliathus Goliathus Goliathus Goliathus

latus (Fairm.) flabellicornis (L.) senegalensis (Percheron) serricornis (Latr.) syn serricornis (Latr.)

Dytiscidae Elateridae Elateridae Hydrophilidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Passalidae Scarabaeidae Dynastinae Scarabaeidae Dynastinae Scarabaeidae Dynastinae Scarabaeidae Dynastinae Scarabaeidae Dynastinae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeinae Scarabaeidae Trichiinae

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

waterbeetle click beetle giant acacia click beetle water scavenger beetle stag beetle stag beetle bess beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr

Madagascar (Ramos et al 2009) Boswana (DeFoliart 2002) Central Africa (Bodenheimer, 1951) Senegal (Ramos et al 2009) Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Madagascar (Bodenheimer, 1951) Congo-Brazza (DeFoliart 2002) Angola (DeFoliart 2002) Central Africa (Bergier, 1941) D.R. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Central Africa (Bergier, 1941) Central Africa (Bergier, 1941) Central Africa (Bergier, 1941) Central Africa (Bergier, 1941) Prosopocoilus serricornis (Latr.)

larva

larva from palm larva

flower beetle

Afr Afr

larva

cacicus Ol. regius Klug cameronensis check goliathus L.

Goliath beetle Goliath beetle Goliath beetle Goliath beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr

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Genus Augosoma

Species centaurus (Fabr.)

Family Scarabaeidae Cetoniinae Scarabaeidae Cetoniinae Scarabaeidae Cetoniinae Scarabaeidae Melolonthinae Scarabaeidae Melolonthinae Scarabaeidae Melolonthinae

Order Col

Common names rhinoceros beetles

Fauna Afr

Goliathus sp. Mecynorrhina sp. Lepidiota Lepidiota Oryctes anatina Brenske mashona Arrow boas (Fabr.)

Col Col Col Col Col

Goliath beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr

Distribution & References Remarks Cameroun (Bodenheimer, 1951), Congo (Bani, 1995, Nkouka, 1987, Hoare, 2007), D.R. Congo (Takeda, 1990, Cerritos 2009, Hoare, 2007) D.R. Congo (DeFoliart 2002, Hoare 2007) CAR (Hoare 2007) Zimbabwe (Chavanduka, 1976) Zimbabwe (Chavanduka, 1976; Gelfand, 1971; Weaving, 1973) Congo (Bani, 1995; Nkouka, 1987, Hoare 2007), Nigeria (Fasoranti & Ajiboye, 1993), South Africa (Bergier, 1941; Netolitzky, 1919); D.R. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (Bergier, 1941; Netolitzky, 1919) Madagascar (Bergier, 1941) Congo (Bani, 1995; Nkouka, 1987, Hoare 2007), South Africa (Bergier, 1941; Netolitzky, 1919); D.R. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Zimbabwe (Chavanduka, 1976) Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Madagascar (Decary, 1937) Zambia (Mbata, 1995) D.R. Congo (Adriaens, 1951), CAR (Hoare 2007) Africa (Ghesquière, 1947) Cameroun (Bodenheimer, 1951) Cameroun (DeFoliart 2002) Congo (Nkouka, 1987) Cameroun (Bergier, 1941) Cameroun (Barreteau, 1999) Cameroun (Barreteau, 1999) East African lakes (Bergier, 1941; Owen, 1973), Tanzania (Bodenheimer, 1951; Harris, 1940), Uganda, Kenya Uganda (Bergier, 1941) xylophagus insects wrong spelling? Oryctus owariensis Palisot ?

life stages consumed larva

larva larva adult adult larva

rhinoceros beetles

Afr

Oryctus Oryctus Oryctus

monocerus (Oliv.) nasicornis (Linn.) owariensis Beauvois

Scarabaeidae Melolonthinae Scarabaeidae Melolonthinae Scarabaeidae Melolonthinae Scarabaeidae Rutelinae Scarabaeidae Rutelinae Scarabaeidae Trichiinae Scarabaeidea Cetoniinae Scarabaeidea Cetoniinae Scarabaeidea Cetoniinae Scarabaeidea Cetoniinae Scarabaeidea Cetoniinae Tenebrionidae Blattidae Tarachodidae Thespidae Chaoboridae

Col Col Col

rhinoceros beetles

Afr

larva

European rhinoceros Afr beetle rhinoceros beetles Afr

larva

Lepidiota Proagosternus sp. Tricholespis sp. check Pachylomera Platygenia Platygenia sp. Popillia Popillia ssp. Tenebrionidae gen. Blattidae gen. Tarachodes Hoplocorypha Chaoborus

nitidicollis Kolbe

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dipt dung beetle

Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr lake flies phantom midges lake flies phantom midges Afr

adult

larva

femoralis Kirby barbata Afzelius

larva larva adult adult

femoralis Klug

saussurei Giglio-Tos garuana Giglio-Tos edulis Edwards

adult

Chaoborus

pallidipes Theob.

Chaoboridae

Dipt

Afr

M. Zambia (Mbata.R. Ayieko. Hoare 2007. Bodenheimer.A. M. Pycna sp. 1987) Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. DeFoliart 2002) Kenya Tanzania Uganda (Grant 2001. Chironomidae gen. Hoare 2007) Congo (Nkouka. Malawi (DeFoliart 2002) Congo (Nkouka. 1941.) limbimacula (Karsch) rosea Melichar . 1997) Malawi (DeFoliart 2002) Botswana (Roodt. I.R. Culicidae gen. 1951) Zimbabwe (Weaving. & Nyambuga. Hoare 2007) Zambia (Mbata. DR Congo (Malaisse. 1997) D. Nepidae gen.R. 1997) Madagascar (Decary.& Nyambuga. 1995) Congo (DeFoliart 2002. 1937) D. Carlisis Species Family Chaoboridae Chironomidae Culicidae Caenidae Polymitarcidae Belostomatidae Coreidae Order Dipt Dipt Dipt Eph Eph Hem Het Hem Het Common names lake flies phantom midges non biting midges Fauna Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr kungu Kimm. 1951) South Africa (Dzerefos et al 2009) South Africa (Faure.& Nyambuga.R. 2009) Botswana (DeFoliart 2002) Malawi (Grant 2001.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 4 Genus Chaoborus sp. M. Ayieko. 1944. Bodenheimer. Agonoscelis Nezara Sphaerocoris sp. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Sudan (Huis 2005) Malawi (Shaxson et al 1999.R. 1976) Madagascar (Decary.) robusta Distant delegorguei Spin. Weaving. Congo (Malaisse.R. Sadaka Ugada Ugada Ugada Ugada Flatida delegorguei (Spin. Congo (Malaisse.A. 2009) Congo (Bani.A. Platypleura Platypleura Platypleura sp. 1987). adusta Navas mayfly mayfly giant water bugs tip wilter wahlbergi Stål Distribution & References East African lakes (Bergier. Hoare 2007) Congo (Nkouka. 1976. 1995). 1976. Monomatapa Monomotapa sp. 1995) Malawi (DeFoliart 2002) Malawi (DeFoliart 2002) D. Malaisse. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. 1987. edible stink bug Haplosterna Natalicola Natalicola Cercopidae gen. Munza Orapa sp. 1973) Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. 1993) Malawi (DeFoliart 2002) D. Caenis Povilla Belostoma sp. Ioba Ioba Ioba sp. 1937 versicolor (Fabr. 1993). 1944). SYN see Encosternum see Encosternum delegorguei Spin. 2009) Kenya Tanzania Uganda (Ayieko. Congo (Malaisse. Hoare 2007). Afzeliada Afzeliada Afzeliada sp.A. Congo (Malaisse. 1995. 1973) D. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. DeFoliart 2002) Malawi (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (Faure. Nkouka. Congo (Malaisse. 1987. Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Natalicola delegorguei Spin. 1997). Congo (Malaisse. 1997) Botswana (Roodt. 1987. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. Encosternum remipes Signoret wahlbergi (Stål) syn Coreidae Coreidae Nepidae Nepidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Scutelleridae Tessaratomidae Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het water scorpions water scorpions Sudan millet bug Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. Hoare 2007) D. Zambia (Mbata.R. 1997) Congo (Nkouka. adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult secration insignis Distant furva Distant adouma Distant stridula (L. D. Congo (Malaisse.A.) radiata (Karsch) giovanninae Boulard limbalis (Karsch) limbata (F. Dzerefos et al 2009). 1976. I.) syn pallidus (Westwood) afzelii Stål duplex Diabola horizontalis Karsch leopardina Distant Tessaratomidae Tessaratomidae Tessaratomidae Cercopidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Flatidae Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom edible stink bug edible stink bug Afr.R.) syn delegorguei (Spin. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) D. 1976. 1997) D. 1976) Remarks life stages consumed adult adult adult Petascelis adult wahlbergi (Stal) SYN adult Carlisis wahlbergi Stal adult Petascelis Petascelis Nepa sp.A. 1987. 1997).R. 1997) Congo (Nkouka. I.

occidentalis is Neotropical Tr Meliponula Meliponula Meliponula Meliponula Trigona check Trigona check Camponotus sp.R. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) D. ferruginea syn Trigona braunsi Trigona ruspolii Magr.R. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Botswana (Grivetti. syn beccarii africana Stadelman Apidae beccarii Friese bocandei (Spin.) Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Sphecidae Vespidae Hodotermitidae Hodotermitidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Isopt Isopt driver ants driver ants weaver ants Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr pupa O. syn life stages consumed secration mellifera adansoni Latr. 1995) Tanzania. 1990) CAR (Bahuchet 1985) Senegal (Gessain & Kinzler.R. 1976. 1975). 1979.R. Nkouka. mopane Pettey Family Flatidae Fulgoridae Fulgoridae Psyllidae Psyllidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Order Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Distribution & References Madagascar (Decary. Congo (Bani. Congo (Takeda. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. 1995) CAR (Bahuchet 1985) Senegal (Gessain & Kinzler. Hodotermes Hodotermes sp. 1995. Zambia (Mbata. Trigona tescorum Cock. 1990) D. D. D. Silow.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 5 Genus Phromnia Pyrops Zanna Arytaina Psylla sp.R. Anomma) Oecophylla Oecophylla sp. 1973) South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) D. Sceliphron sp. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) CAR (Bahuchet 1985) RCA (Bahuchet 1985) Remarks see Flatida rosea see Zanna tenebrosa Pyps tenebrosa F. smaragdina longinoda (Latr. Quin.R. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Senegal (Gessain & Kinzler. Carebara Carebara ferruginea gambiensis Moure syn lendliana (Friese) nebulata (Smith) richardsi Darchen occidentalis Darchen senegalensis Darchen lignata (species group) vidua Smith Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Senegal (Gessain & Kinzler.) ferruginea (Lep. ? (Huis 2003) D. 1995. nigricans Illiger longinoda (Latr. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Cameroun. Nonaka. 1988). Jackson. ferruginea see M. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) RCA (Bahuchet 1985) D. syn tenebrosa Fabr. Apis Apis Axestotrigona syn Axestotrigona syn Axestotrigona syn Dactylurina Hypotrigona Hypotrigona Meliplebeia syn Meliponula Meliponula Meliponula Species rubra Signoret syn tenebrosa Fabr. erythra (Schletterer) richardsi (Darchen) tescorum (Cockerell) staudingeri (Gribodo) gribodoi (Magretti) ruspolii (Magretti) honey bee honey bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee larva see M. Congo (Takeda. 1937) Madagascar (Decary.R.1954 in Gelfand. Tanzania (Harris. 1975) D. syn Axestotrichona T. 1959). Synagris sp.) fly nests fly nests wasp brood mossambicus (Hagen) harvester termite . 1940).) Apidae Apidae Apidae syn divers larva syn Axestotrigona erythra Schl. 1951.R.R. Zimbabwe (Weaving. 1996) Southern Africa check South Africa (Bodenheimer. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) RCA (Bahuchet 1985) D. Congo (Takeda. mellifera mellifera L. Zambia (Mbata. 1975) Senegal (Gessain & Kinzler.R. 1975) Botswana (Nonaka. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Cameroun ref. 1990). see Meliponula gambiana Moure syn Trigona lendliana syn Trigona nebulata Sm.g.richardsi see M. 1987) D. 1983). 1971) Malawi.R.R. 1996) South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) larva larva flying sexual Dorylus (s. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) RCA (Bahuchet 1985) D. 1937) Madagascar (Decary. 1937) Botswana (Sekhwela. 1975) RCA (Bahuchet 1985) RCA (Bahuchet 1985) D. Zambia (Mbata.

Congo (DeFoliart 2002) syn Termes gabonensis Sjöstedt Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) D. 1983) D. 1951. 1976). 1941) Congo (Bani. 1937) Zambia (Silow. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Southern Africa (Bergier. Hoare 2007). Hoare 2007) D. 1983) D. 1976) winged adults soldiers all stages all stages winged adult soldier queen winged adult soldier winged adult queen Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes sp.1954 in Gelfand. Harris. 1983). Madagascar (Decary. Congo (Bequaert. Tanzania (Bodenheimer. Silow. 1959). 1951. Protermes sp. Nigeria (Fasoranti & Ajiboye. Apicotermes sp.R. natalensis (Haviland) subhyalinus (Rambur) swaziae Full vitrialatus Sjöstedt Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr winged adult winged adults soldiers Odontotermes Odontotermes sp. Zambia (Mbata. Lasiocampidae Lasiocampidae Lasiocampidae pupa . Congo (DeFoliart 2002). D. 1995. 1937) as Hysoïdes (DeFoliart 2002) as Libethra Madagascar (Decary.) natalensis (Haviland) Family Hodotermitidae Rhinotermitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Order Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Common names Fauna Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Distribution & References South Africa (Bodenheimer. CAR (Hoare 2007) Remarks life stages consumed winged adults bellicosus (Smeathman) Macrotermes Macrotermes falciger (Gerstäcker) muelleri (Sjöstedt) Termitidae Termitidae Isopt Isopt Afr Afr Congo (DeFoliart 2002. Kenya (Ayieko & Nyambuga 2009) Zimbabwe (Weaving. 1976) D. 1940) CAR (Hoare 2007) CAR (Hoare 2007) D. Silow. 1995. Zambia (Silow. Hoare 2007) CAR (Roulon-Doko. Striphnopteryx Coeliades Bombycomorpha Borocera Borocera Catalebeda Gonometa Mimopacha badius (Haviland) Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Ceratocampidae Eupterotidae Hesperiidae Lasiocampidae Lasiocampidae Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Jameson's cream spot dark chopper Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr winged adult militaris (Hagen) spiniger (Sjöstedt) capensis DeGeer gabonensis Sjöstedt winged see Macrotermes muelleri winged adult soldier edulis (Boisduval) libeon (Druce) pallida Distant cajani Vinson edible monkey pepper tree moth wild silkworm larva larva pupa pupa madagascariensis Boisduval Lasiocampidae jamesoni Bethune-Baker postica Walker aff. 1921). 1921). Congo (Nkouka.R. 1990. Macrotermes Species viator (Latr.. Zambia (Silow. 1973) Kenya (DeFoliart 2002) CAR (Hoare 2007) Angola (Silow. 1976) Central Africa (Silow. 1995. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) ? Bellicositermes Nigeria (Banjo et al 2006) Angola (Santos Oliveira et al. 1976) South Africa (Quin. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. 1951) Zambia (Mbata. 1951. Nkouka. 1983). 1983).R. Malaisse (1997) South Africa (Bodenheimer. 1995. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (Quin. Pseudacanthotermes Pseudacanthotermes Pseudacanthotermes spp. Congo (Takeda.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 6 Genus Microhodotermes Coptotermes sp. 1987.R. Silow.R. 1971) Malawi (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (Quin. 1940) D.R. Acanthotermes sp. 1940). Congo (Bequaert. 1959). Malaisse (1997). Cubitermes spp. Malaisse (1997). Congo (DeFoliart 2002) D.R. 1983) Tanzania (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) Tanzania (Bodenheimer. 1993) Kenya (Ayieko & Nyambuga 2009) Zambia (Mbata. Harris. 1951) Kenya (Ayieko & Nyumba 2009) Tanzania (Bodenheimer. Zimbabwe (Jackson. Termes check Termes sp. 1959).R. (probably) Bellicositermes Bellicositermes spp. Hoare 2007). 1987. Zambia (Silow. Harris.R. Termes syn Ceratocampidae gen. knoblauchi Dew. 1998).

1937) D. panda (Silow.R.R. 1980) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) D. Cerurina Desmeocraera sp. Congo (Malaisse. 2007) larva larva larva larva . 1980. 1980) D. Harris. Zambia (Silow. Zambia see A. Malaisse & Parent. Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) Nigeria (Banjo et al 2006).R. 1990). Harris. (Hoare. Latham 2003. Rhypopteryx Busseola Helicoverpa Noctuidae gen.R. Tanzania. Hoare 2007) Madagascar (Decary. 1937) Madagascar (Decary.R. 1980. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. 1976) Zambia (Malaisse 2005) D. 1980.R. Latham 2003. Congo (Latham 2003) CAR (Malaisse 2005) Zambia (Silow. 1980. 1988). Congo (Malaisse & Parent.R.R. 1976) D. 1951. Congo (Latham 2003. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. 1976) Zambia (Mbata. Hoare 2007) Tanzania (Bodenheimer. Sphingomorpha Spodoptera Spodoptera Amerila see Boracera? Antheua Antheua sp. Hoare 2007) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Congo (DeFoliart 2002) D. 1976) Nigeria (Banjo et al 2006) Nigeria (Ashiru. Congo (Malaisse & Parent.R. 1951. Hoare 2007) D. 1937) syn Heliothis obsoleta larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva prasinodes Prout chlorea (Cramer) exempta (Walker) exigua (Hübner) madagacariensis insignata Gaede sundowner moth African army worm lesser army worm c.R. Drapetides Elaphrodes Hypsoïdes Hypsoïdes Hypsoïdes syn Nephele Notodontidae spp. Congo syn A. 1940).f.R. 1976) Tanzania (Bodenheimer. Nyodes Prodenia sp. 1976) D. 1951) Remarks confusion? Brachiostegia in (Bodenheimer) is foodplant name for Brachyostegia. Hoare 2007) D. 1980. Hoare 2007 ) D. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. CAR.R. 1995) Zambia (Mbata. 1997. 1937) Madagascar (Decary. Is Pachymeta consumed? life stages consumed Pachypasa Hadraphe Limacodidae gen. 1976). (3) Rhenea Anaphe Anaphe bilinea Walker ethiopica (Bethune-Baker) Lasiocampidae Limacodidae Limacodidae Lymantriidae Noctuidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep twin line lappet slug moths Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr poecilanthes (Collenette) fusca (Fuller) armigera armigera (Hübner) Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae African maize stalk borer Afro-Asian bollworm Zambia (Silow. 1995) Madagascar (Decary. Congo (Malaisse 2005) Zambia (Silow. 2007) Zambia (Silow. 1980) D. 1980. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. marshalli (Hampson) uniformis (Swinhoe) lactea (Gaede) diego Coquerel radama Coquerel cajani Vinson comma Hopffer lobed prominent larva larva larva syn Bombyx radama pupa Borocera cajani Vinson wild silkworm Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr mediata Walker infracta Walsingham syn panda (Boisduval) Anaphe Anaphe reticulata Walker venata Butler Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae Lep Lep African silkworm Afr Afr Zambia (Silow. 1940) D. infracta Walsingham (Malaisse & Parent. CAR (Hoare. Congo (Malaisse & Parent.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 7 Genus Pachymeta Species robusta Aurivillius Family Lasiocampidae Order Lep Common names Msasa moth Fauna Afr Distribution & References Zimbabwe (Bodenheimer. Takeda. (2) Notodontidae spp.

1980.) see Bunaea alcinoë larva (Stoll) ? Anthoaera larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva Goodia kuntzei (Dewitz) Saturniidae Lep Afr larva . 1941) Remarks life stages consumed larva Cymothoe Cymothoe Nymphalidae gen. CAR (Hoare 2007) Tanzania (Malaisse 2005) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) see Bunaea alcinoë D. Zambia (Silow.R. Congo (Malaisse & Parent.R. Nigeria (Fasoranti & Ajiboye. Latham 2003). Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Fromme. South Africa (Quin. Harris.R. 1980. 1937) Equatorial Africa (Bergier.R. Hoare 2007). Congo (Latham. Zambia (Mbata. 1976).R. D. 1941). CAR (Hoare 2007) see Cirina forda D. 1940). 1951. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) CAR (Malaisse 2005) Equatorial Africa (Bergier. Species gribodi Family Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Papilionidae Psychidae Psychidae Psychidae Psychidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Order Lep Lep Common names Fauna Afr Afr Distribution & References D.R. Hoare 2007) D. Gabon. Congo (Leleup & Daems. Tanzania (Stoll) (Bodenheimer. Papilio sp. Hoare 2007). 2007) D.R. 1999 2003. 1976) Congo (DeFoliart 2002) D. 1941) D. Zambia (Silow. South Africa. Tanzania (DeFoliart 2002). D. 1969. Clania syn Deborrea Eumeta Eumeta Antherina Anthocera syn Anthocera syn Anthocera ssp. 2002) Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Nigeria (Banjo et al 2006). Southern Africa (Oberprieler. Southern Africa D.R. 1995). 2007) CAR (Hoare 2007) CAR. 1941) Madagascar (Decary. 1993). Zimbabwe. Hoare 2007). larva larva larva larva moddermanni Heylaerts malgassa Heylaerts cervina Druce rougeoti Bourgogne suraka (Boisd. Hoare. 1980) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) see Melanocera menippe (Westw. Weaving. 2007) Cameroun. 1990. 1976) D. 1980. 1941). 1980). Zambia (Silow. 1976). Congo. Congo (Latham 2003. Cinabra Cirina hyperbius (Westwood) forda (Westwood) Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep banded emperor moth pallid emperor moth Afr Afr Afr Cirina syn butyrospermi Vuillot Saturniidae Lep Afr Gabon (Bergier. 1941 South Africa (Malaisse 2005) D. Congo (Latham. 1999 2003. Leleup & Daems. Hoare. 1973). CAR (Hoare. Hoare 2007) D.R. D. 1980). 1976) Burkina Faso.R. 1976. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Bunaea syn aslauga Kirby caffraria (Stoll) Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep Afr Afr Afr Bunaeopsis aurantiaca (Rothschild) Saturniidae Lep Afr Bunaeopsis sp. 1941) Gabon (Bergier. Equatorial Africa (Bergier. 2005. Hoare 2007). D. Congo (Latham 2003. Congo (Malaisse & Parent.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 8 Genus Anaphe fault? See Trigona Anaphe sp.R. 1969. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Madascar (DeFoliart) Gabon (Bergier. Mali (Bergier. Congo (Takeda. Zambia (Silow.) monippe teffraria common bagworm Fangalabola common bagworm see Eumeta servina pupa larva larva larva larva syn Clania moddermanni mimosae (Boisduval) gigas (Sonthonnax) semialba (Sonthonnax) alcinoë (Stoll) African moonmoth Common emperor Bunaea Bunaea sp.R. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Zambia (Silow. 1995).R. syn Argema Athletes Athletes Bunaea aramis Hewitson caenis (Drury) Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Cymothe arunus is misp. 1980. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. Malaisse and Parent. 1990) Congo (Bani. 1976. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka.R. A. Takeda. 1959).R.

South Africa (Quin. 1995). 1976) D. 1980.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 9 Genus Gynanisa Gynanisa Species ata Strand maja (Klug) Family Saturniidae Saturniidae Order Lep Lep Common names Fauna Afr Afr Gynasia sp. 1980) Malawi Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Malawi (Munthali & Mughogho. Latham 2003.R. 1987. 1995). A.R. wahlbergia groupe larva larva . maja ata Strand ? larva larva larva larva pine tree emperor moth larva larva larva larve larva syn with I.R.R. 2002. Takeda. 2000) Southern Africa (Marais.) dione (Fabr. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Fromme. Congo (Latham. Congo (Malaisse. 1980). Congo. Congo (DeFoliart 2002) larva larva larva larva see Imbrasia tyrrhea larva or I.R. Congo (Hoare 2007) D.. Hoare 2007) D. nictitans ? Wikipedia larva Imbrasia ertli Rebel Saturniidae Lep Afr larva Imbrasia Imbrasia macrothyris (Rothchild) nictitans (F. 1980) D. D. 1995) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) D. 1996.R. Congo (Kodondi et al. 1995). Malaisse & Parent. in Illgner and Nell. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. rubra (Bouvier) syn truncata Aurivillius wahlbergi Boisduval richelmanni Weymer Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Congo (Bani.R. Fromme. Zimbabwe (Gelfand. Hoare 2007). Zambia (Mbata. 1973. Southern Africa (Oberprieler. Hoare 2007). 1976). Congo (Kodondi et al. D. Congo (Latham 2003. Latham 2003.. 2005) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (Malaisse 2005) Southern Africa (Marais. Hoare 2007) Congo (Bani. CAR (Latham 2003. D. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Congo (Latham 2003. Congo (Latham 2003. 1959). 1996. Heniocha Heniocha Heniocha Holocerina Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia apollonia (Cramer) dyops (Maassen) marnois (Rogenhofer) agomensis (Karsch) alopia (Westwood) anthina (Karsch) cytherea (Fabr. 1997). Hoare 2007) D. Zambia (Mbata. 1990.R. Silow.) epimethea (Drury) Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Distribution & References D. Oberprieler. rectilineata (Sonthoanax) rhodina Rothsch. 2002) Congo (Bani. 1976) D. South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) Angola (Santos Oliveira et al. A. Hoare 2007) D. CAR (Hoare 2007) D. Weaving. in Illgner and Nell. Malaisse & Parent. 1980. 1995). Hoare 2007) Zambia (Silow.R.R. 1987.R. 1980.R. Congo (Latham. Hoare 2007) D.R.. 1971. 1999. 1997.) Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Afr Afr larva syn Imbrasia hecate (Rougeot) I.R. 1976. DeFoliart 2002)).R. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. 1976). Hoare 2007). 1995. Hoare 2007) D. epimethea (Drury) larva Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia Imbrasia (=Gonimbrasia) obscura Butler petiveri Guérin-M. Silow. 2000.R. D. Congo (Malaisse 2005) Remarks life stages consumed larva H. CAR (Hoare 2009). Zambia (Mbata. 2005. Namibia (Oberprieler. 2002. Malaisse 2005) Zambia (Silow.

1980) South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) Cameroun (Bodenheimer. Zambia (Silow. 1997). Congo (Takeda. 1980).. Takeda. 1995.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 10 Genus Imbrasia (=Gonimbrasia) Species belina (Westwood) Family Saturniidae Order Lep Common names Fauna Afr Imbrasia (=Gonimbrasia) Imbrasia (=Gonimbrasia) Imbrasia (=Gonimbrasia) Imbrasia (=Gonimbrasia) hecate Rougeot melanops (Bouvier) tyrrhea (Cramer) zambesina (Walker) Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep Lep willow tree emperor Afr Afr Afr Afr Imbrasia (=Gonimbrasia) syn Imbrasia (=Nudaurelia) Imbrasia sp. 1951. Hoare 2007) D. 1976).R. 2002. Congo (Malaisse and Parent. 1995. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. 1976) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) D. 1941) South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) D. Rohaniella Saturnia Saturnia sp.R. Gabon (Bergier.R.R. 2003. Zambia (Silow. Congo (Hoare 2007) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) Namibia (Malaisse 2005) Gabon (Bergier.R. CAR (Hoare 2007) D. Malaisse and Parent.R. 1941) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) D. Zambia (Silow. 1976). Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Congo (Takeda.R. 1976. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. Hoare 2007). Congo (Malaisse & Parent. discrepans larva larva larva larva pupa larva pupa Usta terpsichore (Maassen and Weymer) Saturniidae Lep Afr larva . 1990) Congo (DeFoliart 2002). 1995). A. Urota arnobia (Westwood) pygmaea (Maassen & Weyding) marchii !! check flavinata (Walker) natalensis Felder sinope (Westwood) Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Distribution & References Malawi (Munthali and Mughogho.R. 1976). Congo (DeFoliart 2002.R. South Africa (Bodenheimer. Hoare 2007) D. Congo (Kodondi et al. Congo. 1976. 1990. Hoare 2007) D. Congo (Malaisse 2005) Madagascar (DeFoliart 2002) D. 1990.) menippe (Westwood) nereis (Rothchild) parva (Rothchild) ansorgei (Rothchild) cana (Aurivillius) herilla (Westwood) discrepans (Butler) Pseudantheraea syn Pseudobunaea sp. Congo (Hoare 2007) D. Congo.R. Hoare 2007). Hoare 2007) D. Hoare 2007) D. D. Congo (Malaisse & Parent. 1980).R. 1980) D. Southern Africa South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) Angola (Santos Oliveira et al. 1976) D. Hoare 2007). Fromme. Hoare 2007) Remarks life stages consumed larva syn Imbrasia rubra larva larva larva larva see Bunaeopsis aurantiaca larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva see P. 1980.R. 1969. 1959). 1987. 1980. Hoare 2007) D. 1951) Equatorial Africa (Bergier. (Latham 2003. Quin.R. Congo (Latham 1999.R. Silow. Congo (Leleup & Daems. Congo (Malaisse & Parent.R. Melanocera Melanocera Melanocera Micragone Micragone Micragone Micragone sp.R. Zambia (Silow.R.R. 1980). Zambia (Mbata. Lobobunaea Lobobunaea Lobobunaea Lobobunaea Lobobunaea Lobobunaea sp. Congo (Malaisse. Congo (DeFoliart 2002. Hoare 2007) Namibia (Oberprieler. 1976) D. Botswana (DeFoliart 2002) D.R. 1997). 2005) South Africa (DeFoliart 202) D. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka.R. 1976) Congo (Bani. Southern Africa (Oberprieler.. Hoare 2007) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) Gabon (Bergier. Silow. Congo (Leleup and Daems. 1969. 1980. Hoare 2007). 1941). 1995) D.not African! Tagoropsis Tagoropsis Tagoropsis sp. CAR (Hoare 2007) D.R. Congo Zambia (DeFoliart 2002. Silow. Pseudantheraea aurantiaca (Rothschild) oyemensis (Rougeot) Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr angasana (Westwood) christyi (Sharpe) goodi (Holland) phaedusa (Drury) saturnus (F. 1941) D.R. 1980. D. Zambia (Mbata.

Zambia (Mbata.R. 1995) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1987. 1999).) adult Acanthacris Acorypha Acorypha Acorypha Acorypha Acrida Acrida Acrida Acridoderes Acrotylus Acrotylus Afroxyrrhepes Afroxyrrhepes sp.) strenua (Walker) blondeli Saussure longipes (Charpentier) procera (Burmeister) burri Dirsh & Uvarov wernerellum (Karny) melanorhodon (Walker) tryxalicerus (Fischer) guttatus (Uvarov) syn nigropunctatus (Bolivar) cymbiferus (Krauss) fuscocoeruleipus Sjöstedt Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae adult Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Sudanese tree locust Afr Sahelian tree locust Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr adult adult see C. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. 1999) Sahel larva larva larva larva larva larva ruficornis (Fabr.) convolvuli (L. 1976) Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) convolvuli (L. 1999) Zambia (Mbata. Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1999) Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. Sphingidae gen. Congo (Bani. syn Herse Zambia (Silow. 1995) Cameroun (Barreteau. South Africa (Quin. larvae Acanthacris Species wallengrennii (Felder & Felder) atropos (L. 1976) Malawi (Shaxson et al 1999.) syn CAR (Malaisse 2005) D. 1995). 1999). 1995. 1980). Sahel Cameroun (Barreteau. 1980). Sahel Niger (Lévy-Luxereau.R. 1959). 1999) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1976) Zambia (Mbata. 1980) Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1999) CAR (Bahuchet 1985) Cameroun (Barreteau. D. 1980). Congo (Latham 2003) Remarks life stages consumed Dead's head hawk moth convolvulus hawk moth arteriosa (Burm. Trithemis Odonata gen. Sahel Cameroun (Barreteau. 1997) Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. CAR (Hoare 2007). Anacridium Anacridium Anacridium Brachycrotaphus Cardeniopsis Cardeniopsis Cataloipus Cataloipus ruficornis citrina (Serville) clara (Walker) glaucopsis (Walker) nigrovariegata (Bolivar) picta Krauss bicolor (Thunberg) Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth long-headed grasshopper Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr adult sulphuripennis (Gerstäcker) Acrididae turrita (L. 1997) Nigeria (Bodenheimer.R. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. Congo (Hoare 2007) Madagascar (DeFoliart 2002) DR Congo (Malaisse.) Botswana (Nonaka. Congo (Hoare 2007). 1999) Cameroun (Barreteau.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 11 Genus Usta Acherontia Agrius Coelonia Hippotion Hippotion Lophostethus Nephele Platysphinx Platysphinx sp. nigropunctatus syn Cardeniopsis guttatus (Uvarov) adult . 1996). Africa (Malaisse 2005) D.R.) fulvinotata (Butler) eson (Cramer) demolini (Angas) comma Hopffer stigmatica (Mabille) Family Saturniidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Libellulidae Odonata fam Acrididae Order Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Odonata Odonata Orth Common names Fauna Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Distribution & References Namibia (Oberprieler. DeFoliart 2002) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1980) Congo (Nkouka. Hoare 2007) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) southern Africa (Malaisse. 1980). 1951) Madagascar (Decary. 1937) Sahel. Nkouka. Niger (LévyLuxereau. Congo (Malaisse 2005) CAR (Malaisse 2005) CAR (Malaisse 2005) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Trop. 1999) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1987). 1995) D.

Hoare 2007).) axillaris (Thunberg) cylindricollis (Schaum) Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth black spotted grasshopper Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) ? as Catantops ornata (author?) see Eupropacris cylindricollis (Schaum) CAR (Bahuchet 1985) see Hadrolecocatantops quadratus Congo (Nkouka. 1995) Cameroun (Barreteau. determinatus procerus (Gerstaecker) syn Catantops quadratus Hadrolecocatantops Harpezocatantops Heteracris Heteracris Hieroglyphus Homoxyrrhepes Humbe Kraussaria Kraussella Lamarckiana Locusta Locusta Locustana Mesopsis Metaxymecus quadratus (Walker) stylifer (Krauss) coerulescens (Stal) guineensis (Krauss) daganensis Krauss punctipennis (Walker) tenuicornis (Schaum) angulifera (Krauss) amabile (Krauss) cucullata (Stoll) migratoria capito Sauss. Hoare 2007). Cyrtacanthacris Cyrtacanthacris Diabolocatantops Eupropacris compta (Walker) haemorrhoidalis Krauss aeruginosa (Stoll) tatarica (L. Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1980) CAR (Hoare 2007) Congo (Nkouka. 1999) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1999). 1980) Cataloipes? Zimbabwe (Gelfand. 1980). 1995) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1995) Malawi (Shaxson et al 1999. 1987.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 12 Genus Catantops Catantops sp. Sahel Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) ? as Catantops ornata Karny adult adult adult adult syn Eupropacris cylindricollis (Schaum) adult Exopropacris Gastrimargus Gastrimargus Gastrimargus modica (Karsch) africanus (Saussure) determinatus procerus (Gerstäcker) procerus (Gerstäcker) syn Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Afr Afr Afr Afr Cameroun (Barreteau. 1996) Madagascar (Decary. 1980) Cameroun (Barreteau. Zambia (Mbata. 1999). procerus (Gerstaecker) syn G. 1999). Congo (DeFoliart 2002) Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1980) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1999). Zimbabwe (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (Quin. 1999). 1999) adult G. 1987. Hoare 2007) Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. Hoare 2007) Remarks see Oxycantops spissus (Walker) life stages consumed adult ornata Karny Catantops syn quadratus (Walker) Acrididae Orth Afr Chirista Cryptocantops check Cyathosternum sp.R. 1937) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1999). 1999) Cameroun (Barreteau. Sahel Cameroun (Barreteau. DeFoliart 2002) Botswana (Nonaka. 1999) D. Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1999). Sahel Cameroun (Barreteau. Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1993). southern Africa. Congo (Nkouka. 1987. 1971) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) Nigeria (Fasoranti & Ajiboye. 1987. Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1959). Congo (Nkouka. Hoare 2007) Sahel Africa (Huis 2005) Cameroun (Barreteau. & F. Zambia (Mbata. 1980) CAR (Hoare 2007) Cameroun (Barreteau. migratoria migratorioidis (R. Zambia (Mbata. 1999) Botswana (Nonaka. 1996). Catantops syn Species spissus Walker Family Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Order Orth Orth Orth Common names Fauna Afr Afr Afr Distribution & References Congo (DeFoliart 2002.) pardalina (Walker) abbreviatus (Beauvois) gracilipes (Brancsik) Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr adult large rice grasshopper nymph adult Madagascar locust African migratory locust brown locust Acrydium syn adult adult adult Tylotropidius . 1980).

Tanzania (Bodenheimer. Hoare 2007). Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. 1973) Cameroun (Barreteau. Gelfland. 1973) Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. Weaving. 1973) CAR (Hoare 2007) Zambia (Mbata. 1951. 1971) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1971. Roduniella Schistocerca nigeriensis Uvarov nigrofasciatus (De Geer) senegalensis (Krauss) cavroisi (Finot) cyanea (Stoll) turbida cavroisi (Finot) syn Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Distribution & References Congo (Nkouka. Nkouka. Catantops spissus Nkouka. 1999) Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik) Congo (Bergier. 1997) check = ? Phymateus viridipes Stål Botswana (Nonoka 1996) Zambia (Mbata. 1999) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1999) Congo (Bani. Nkouka. Cameroun (Barreteau. 1940). 1995) Uganda (Bodenheimer. 1995). Acheta sp. 1980). Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1980). southern Africa (Malaisse. 1999). 1987. 1941). 1959). 1999). adult adult adult adult humilicrus (Karsch) venosa (Ramme) congoensis (Sjöstedt) spissus (Walker) tricolor (Thunberg) inspida (Karsch) gregaria (Forskål) desert locust Schistocerca sp. Tanzania (Bodenheimer. 1940). Zimbabwe (Chavanduka. South Africa (Quin. (East. 1987). 1995. 1995) Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. 1976. southern Africa (Malaisse. 1951. 1999) Zimbabwe (Gelfland. 1995). Gelfand. Zambia (Mbata. 1951). Congo (Bani. 1971) Congo (Bani. 1997) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1940). Gryllus Gryllotalpa Chrotogonus Phymateus Pyrgomorpha Pyrgomorpha bimaculatus DeGeer africana Palisot senegalensis Krauss viridipes brunneri Bolivar cognata Krauss vignaudi (Guérin-M. 1987).World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 13 Genus Nomadacris Species septemfasciata (Serville) Family Acrididae Order Orth Common names red locust Fauna Afr Oedaleus Oedaleus Oedaleus Ornithacris Ornithacris Ornithacris Ornithacris sp. Gelfand. Zambia (Mbata. 1995. Brachytrupes brunneri Bolivar Anostostomatidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Afr Afr Afr Afr membranaceus (Drury) giant cricket adult adult Gryllodes sp. 1993). 1976. Tanzania (Bodenheimer. Orthacanthacris Orthochtha Oxycatantops Oxycatantops Paracinema Poecilocerastis sp. 1995). Zambia (Mbata. 1980) Cameroun (Barreteau. 1951. Nigeria (Fasoranti & Ajiboye. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka.) Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllotalpidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth spotted cricket African mole cricket Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr adult adult green bush locust . 1941). Hoare 2007) Cameroun (Barreteau. Weaving. 1971).) syn life stages consumed nymph. 1987. Sherifuria Truxalis Truxaloides Tylotropidius syn haningtoni Uvarov johnstoni Dirsh constrictus (Schaum) gracilipes Brancsik Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr Zimbabwe (Gelfland. 1995). Congo (Adriaens. Harris. Congo (Bani. Harris. 1971. 1976. 1976) Congo (Bani. Central and Southern Africa). 1995). Malawi (Shaxson et al 1999). Niger (Lévy-Luxereau. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka.R. Sahel Remarks Cyrtacanthacris septemfasciata (Serv. Sahel (Walker) syn Cameroun (Barreteau. 1987). 1995. 1999) CAR (Hoare 2007) adult adult adult adult adult adult Borborothis Acanthoplus sp. Sahel Ornithacris cavroisi (Finot) Zimbabwe (Weaving. 1999) Zambia (DeFoliart 2002) CAR (Hoare 2007) Africa. 1999) Congo (Bergier. Harris. CAR (Hoare 2007). Malawi Uganda (DeFoliart 2002) eastern Africa Cameroun (Barreteau. 1995) Uganda (DeFoliart 2002) South Africa (DeFoliart 2002) Cameroun (Barreteau. D. 1951). 1999) Zambia (Mbata. 1980). Congo (Nkouka.

Caledonia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P. Tanzania (Bodenheimer. Congo (Bergier. Passalidae gen. 1993) CAR (Hoare 2007) CAR (Hoare 2007) The whole of East (Owen. Congo (Bergier.) ferrgineus (Oliv. 1940). Rhynchophorus Rhynchophorus Aulonogyrus Lucanidae gen. 1999). (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (Jäch 2003) P.G.N.N.) .G. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P.G. Afr. Tanzania Kenya (Ramos et al 2009) Remarks life stages consumed adult syn Homorocoryphus vicinus (Walker) adult Ruspolia syn Eretes nitidulis vicinus (Walker) sticticus (L.) carteri Walsingham spinicollis (McLeay) cibarius Newman edulis Newman flavipilis Thomson Saturniidae Saturniidae Sphingidae Notodontidae Carabidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Dryophthorinae Gyrinidae Lucanidae Passalidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Afr. Anoplognathus Lepidiota Oryctes Oryctes bauhiniae (Guérin) irius (F. Afr. 1995). Caledonia (DeFoliart 2002) New Zealand (DeFoliart 2002) Papua (Ramanday et al 2010) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N.R. Zambia (Mbata. Cnemoplites Cnemoplites Dihamnus sp. Bequaert. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia New Caledonia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P. 1973) and Southern Africa. Congoa (Malaisse 2005) Namibia (Malaisse 2005) D. Weaving. Congo (Hoare 2007) (Malaisse 2005) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P. (DeFoliart 2002) P.N. South Africa (Quin. 1971.) atropos (L.R.R. Harris. Afr Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au D. 1951.N. 1973) and Southern Africa.G. 1921). (DeFoliart 2002) P. 1921).World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 14 Genus Zonocerus Zonocerus Anoedopoda Conocephalus sp. huhu beetle black palm weevil Asian palm weevil stag beetles bess beetles christmas beetles viridiaeneus (Donovan) vogeli Brenske centaurus Sternberg rhinoceros (L. see Ruspolia differens (Serv.) strigosus F.N. Zimbabwe (Chavanduka.) erosa (Karsch) differens Serville Family Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Order Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Common names coffee locust stink locust Fauna Afr Afr Afr Afr Afr edible grasshopper Distribution & References Moçambique.N.G.G.) adult Dactyloceras lucina Drury Brahmaeidae Lep Afr. Eurynassa Hoplocerambyx Mallodon syn Prionoplus Rosenbergia Xixuthrus Curculionidae gen. 1941. Ruspolia Species elegans (Thunberg) variegatus (L.R. Malawi (Shaxson et al 1999).) Tettigoniidae Dytiscidae Orth Col edible grasshopper water beetle Afr Afr. Cerambycidae gen.N. 1973) The whole of East (Owen.G. D. Malaisse 2005 larva Epiphora Pseudobunaea Acherontia Epanaphe Euryscaphus sp. Nigeria (Fasoranti & Ajiboye. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P.G. Bequaert. D. 1976.G. 1941.N. (DeFoliart 2002) Solomon Islands (DeFoliart 2002) larva larva larva adult larva larva adult subg. Gelfand. (DeFoliart 2002) Papua Suara Ser. Agrianome Bardistus Batocera sp. 2006 P.N. Apsectrogaster adult larva larva larva larva larva larva larva pupa adult larva larva larva adult larva adult larva australis odewahni Pascoe severus Pascoe costatus Montrouzier reticularis White mandibularis Ritsema costatus (Montrouzier) bilineatus (Montr. 1959) CAR (Barreteau.

G. (DeFoliart 2002) P.G. Baeturia sp.-M. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks life stages consumed larva larva larva not Australian! adult leafhopper adult manna on Eucalyptus see Cystococcus on Eucalyptus gall gall lerp sugar lerp sugar lerp manna lerp manna larva pupa honey pot pupa pupa syn Spondylaspis eucalypti aurocinctus (Smith) consobrinus (Erichson) gasseri (Forel) inflatus Lubb. Glycaspis Psylla sp.) pomiformis Froggatt pomiformis (Froggatt) acaciae (Maskell) eucalypti (Dobson) Order Col Col Col Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dipt Eph Eph Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Isopt Lep Lep Common names cockroach Fauna Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Distribution & References P.G.G.G.N.N. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia P. Isoptera gen. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia P.) virescens (F.G.N. Psyllina gen. Cicadidae gen.G. Catoxophylla Cossus sp. Mictis sp.G. bagoti Lubb. pyriformis pupa larva adult wattle apple gal gall wasp larva pupa adult larva green tree ant cyanauges Turner Cossidae Cossidae . Camponotus Camponotus Camponotus Camponotus Melophorus Melophorus Melophorus syn Myrmecia Myrmecia Oecophylla Oecophylla Trichilogaster sp. (DeFoliart 2002) P.N. Plethogenesia sp. pyriformis Smith sanguinea Smith syn smaragdina (F. (DeFoliart 2002) P.) Family Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Blattidae Mantidae Mantidae Bibionidae Palingeniidae Coreidae Coreidae Pentatomidae Cicadellidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Eriococcidae Eriococcidae Kerriidae Psyllidae Psyllidae Psyllidae Apidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Pteromalidae Vespidae sternosticta W. (DeFoliart 2002) P. Diceropyga sp. honey pot honey pot see Camponotus honey pot aurocinctus (Smith) pupa see M. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P. (DeFoliart 2002) Papua (Suara serangga 2006) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P. Bibionidae gen.G.N. Hierodula Tenodera sp.G.N. Apiomorpha syn Cystococcus Austrotachardia Eucalyptolyma sp. cowlei Frogg.G.) syn Camponotus midas syn Colobopsis gasseri banded sugar ant Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au honey pot ant honey ant honey pot see M. Species gideon (L. ? Ephemeroptera gen.N. Cosmopsaltria sp.G. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (Yen 2005) P. Coreidae gen.G. Nezara Cicadellidae gen.N. (Grant 2001) P. viridula (L. Scapanes sp.N.N.N. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia P. Xylotrupes Cosmozosteria sp. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Papua (Suara serangga 2006) P.syn midas Frogg.N. bagoti Lubb. (DeFoliart 2002) P.N.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 15 Genus Oryctes sp.G. Trigona sp.N. Vespidae gen.

G.N. (DeFoliart 2002) P. (DeFoliart 2002) USA (Ramos et al 2009) N. adult spotted pine sawyer Nearctic N.N.G.) cruentatus (F. Neltumius sp.) nauticus (Mann. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. Am.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 16 Genus Endoxyla sp. maculosus Hald. Nyctalemon Libellulidae gen. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P.-S. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) western ash borer Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. Abantiades Oxycanus sp.N.G. infusa (Boisd. (DeFoliart 2002) palmetto weevil northern masked chafer . Zygoptera gen.G. Am. lineatum (Ol. Eurycantha Extatosoma Algarobius sp. Caedicia sp. Am.G. atripalpis larva adult larva larva terminifera (Walker) migratoria (L. Ramos et al 2009) N. Family Cossidae Cossidae Cossidae Cossidae Cossidae Cossidae Cossidae Cossidae Eupterotidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Noctuidae Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Uranidae Libellulidae Order Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Odonata Odonata Zygoptera Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Phasmida Phasmida Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Distribution & References Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (Yen 2005) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) Australia (DeFoliart 2002) P.) lunifer H. (DeFoliart 2002) P.G.) ellipticus Le Conte explanatus LeConte borealis Arrow giant prickly stick insect seed beetles seed beetles pine sawyer beetle Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks see Xyleutes see Xyleutes syn ? Endoxyla syn ? Endoxyla syn ? Endoxyla syn ? Zeuzera liturata life stages consumed larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa adult adult marcidus Tindale argyrosticha Turner atripalpis Walker argentata H. (DeFoliart 2002) N. scutellatus (Say) conjunctus (LeConte) californicus Motsch.-S.N. leucomochla Turner liturata Don. (DeFoliart 2002) Papua (Ramanday et al 2010) P.) commodus (Walker) Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Gryllacridae Gryllacridae Gryllotalpidae Tettigoniidae Phasmatidae Phasmatidae Bruchidae Bruchidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Curculionidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Scarabaeidae Australian plague locust migratory locust large coast locust Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au Au horrida Boisduval tiaratum (MacLeay) spiculatus Lec. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. Am.-S. Am.N. (DeFoliart 2002) P. Ergates Monochames Monochames Neoclytus Prionus Rhagium Xylotrechus Rhynchophorus Cybister Cybister Cyclocephala Species eucalypti H. amphiplecta Turner biarpiti Tindale boisduvali Rothschild eucalypti H. Chortoicetes Locusta Valanga Gryllacridae gen. (DeFoliart 2002) larva pupa larva pupa larva larva larva larva larva adult larva larva larva adult syn C.N. Trictena Trictena Trictena syn Agrotis Ochrogaster Coenotes Hyles Sphingidae gen.N.) irregularis (Walk. (DeFoliart 2002) P.N. Teleogryllus Gryllotalpa sp.G. (DeFoliart 2002) white-spotted sawyer Nearctic N.N.G. (DeFoliart 2002) P. (DeFoliart 2002) P. Am. villosa Burm. (DeFoliart 2002) P.N. Am. syn Endoxyla syn Xyleutes Xyleutes Xyleutes Xyleutes Xyleutes Xyleutes Panacela sp. eremophilae (Lucas) livornicoides Lucas patroclus goldiei Druce bagshelter moths bardi grub bardi grub bogong moths processionary caterpillar syn T.G. Am.-S. (DeFoliart 2002. Am.N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) Australia P. argentata see T.G. (DeFoliart 2002) N.G.

Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) syn Holorusia rubiginosa Loew see H. (DeFoliart 2002) N. & M. Lasius sp. Am. rubiginosa Loew syn derbyi Doane quaylii Doane simplex Doane americanus (Leidy) pruni (Geoffr. (DeFoliart 2002) larva larva larva larva larva adult honeydew nymph adult nymph nymph nymph nymph nymph nymph nymph nymph nymph honey larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa oak galls larva adult larva pupa adult larva pupa adult honeypots honeypots larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa adult Tipulidae Tipulidae Tipulidae Belostomatidae Aphididae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Apida appositus Cresson Apidae nevadensis Cresson Apidae terricola occidentalis Greene Apidae vosnesenskii Radoszk. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus Cynipidae gen. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. hespera hespera Arnaud & B. borealis Arrow life stages consumed adult adult adult adult adult pupa pupa pupa larva larva egg masses adult northern june beetle ten-lined june beetle shore fly shore fly shore fly bot fly warble fly reindeer warble fly snipe fly giant western crane fly giant western crane fly crane fly crane fly crane fly eastern toe biter mealy plum aphid Apache cicada periodic cicada periodic cicada periodic cicada periodic cicada periodic cicada periodic cicada Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 17 Genus Cyclocephala Cyclocephala Cyclocephala Phyllophaga Polyphylla Ephydra Ephydra Hydropyrus Hypoderma Hypoderma Atherix sp. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Formica sp. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am.) apache (Davis) cassini (Fisher) septemdecim (L. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N.) tredecim (Riley) tredecula (A. Am. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N.) syn C. Camponotus sp. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N.) tredecassini ( A. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Apidae Cynipidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae digger bee melliger Forel mexicanus hortideorum McCook californica (Buckley) desertorum Wheeler occidentalis (Cresson) owyheei Cole . (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. & M. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. see C. Am. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks see C. melanocephala (F. Myrmecocystus Myrmecocystus Pogonomyrmex Pogonomyrmex Pogonomyrmex Pogonomyrmex Species dimidiata Burmeister syn melanocephala (F. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. syn fusca (Froelich) crinita LeConte cinerea Jones macellaria Egger hians Say bovis (L. Am.) tarandi (L. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. & M.) bella Davis cruentifera (Uhler) areolata (Uhler) Nearctic N.) villosa Burm. Am. Am. dimidiata Burm. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Holorusia Holorusia Tipula Tipula Tipula Lethocerus Hyalopterus Diceroprocta Magicicada Magicicada Magicicada Magicicada Magicicada Magicicada Okanagana Okanagana Platypedia Anthophora sp. Am.) Family Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Ephydridae Ephydridae Ephydridae Oestridae Oestridae Rhagionidae Tipulidae Tipulidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Hem Het Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Distribution & References Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) N.) septendecula (A. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am.

longimanus (L. Ramos 2004) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. brown huntsman spider bird eather spider bird eather spider Ceiba borer beetle adulr adult adult larva adult larva larva larva larva pupa adult curvata Chevr. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Vespula Vespula Vespula Vespula sp. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N.) tiger beetle tiger beetle harlequin beetle . (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am.) sexta (L. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am.) multicolor (Hagen) pseudonietana (Thomas) pellucidae (Scudder) bivittatus (Say) devastator Scudder differentialis (Thomas) femurrubrum (DeGeer) sanguinipes (F. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) mormon bush cricket Nearctic N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Cicindela Cicindela Acrocinus Species arenaria (F. arenaria (F. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. Am. Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. Am. Heteropoda Holothele Theraphosa Euchroma Chalcophora sp. Am. Am. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 18 Genus Pogonomyrmex sp. Am. Am. Oedaleonotus Schistocerca Stenopelmatus Gryllus Anabrus Isoperla sp. diabolica (Saussure) see V. Am. Am. zea (Boddie) zea (Boddie) fortis (Grote) frugiperda (Smith) pandora Blake euryalus (Boisd. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. Am.) larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva larva larva syn Heliothis zea larva see Helicoverpa zea larva larva life stages consumed larva pupa adult larva pupa giant skippers American bollworm black army worm white lined sphinx tobacco hornworm clear-winged grasshopper two-striped grasshopper larva pupa larva pupa larva larva nymph adult adult adult adult adult adult adult Nearctic N.) diabolica Saussure syn pennsylvanica (Saussure) tibialis Banks caja americana Harris yuccae Boisd. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks syn V. (DeFoliart 2002) red-legged grasshopper lesser migratory grasshopper valley grasshopper green valley grasshopper Jerusalem cricket enigma (Scudder) shoshone (Thomas) fuscus Haldeman assimilis (F. (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Colombia (De Foliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002 Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N.) lineata (F. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. Helicoverpa Heliothes syn Homoncocnemis Spodoptera Coloradia Hyalophora Hyles Manduca Rhionaeschna Arphia Camnula Melanoplus Melanoplus Melanoplus Melanoplus Melanoplus Melanoplus sp. & LeC. Am. Am. (DeFoliart 2002) N. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N.) simplex Haldeman adult adult Nearctic N. roseiventris Chevr. (DeFoliart 2002) Nearctic N.) Family Formicidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Rhinotermitidae Arctiidae Hesperiidae Lasiocampidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Aeschnidae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Gryllacrididae Gryllidae Tettigoniidae Perlodidae Sparassidae Therahosidae Therahosidae Bupestidae Bupestidae Carabidae Carabidae Cerambycidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Isopt Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Odonata Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Plecop Araneae Araneae Araneae Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Distribution & References Nearctic N. Reticulitermes Arctia Megathymus Malacosoma sp. Am. Am. Mexico Ramos 2004) nymph adult venatoria Latreille waikoshiemi Bertani & Araújo blondi (Latreille) gigantea L.

) larva pupa larva pupa larva larva pupa adult larva larva larva larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa adult adult adult larva larva larva syn Prionus damicornis F. Ramos 2004) life stages consumed larva larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa c. Lactica sp. DeFoliart 2002. Cyllene sp. mexicana Jacoby Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Ramos 2004) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) decemlineata Say . Leptinotarsa Pachymerus sp. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. barbatum is misspelling Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. (near N. cer. Species tribulus (F. Stenodontes syn Stenodontes syn Trichoderes Blepharida Blepharida sp. Ornithia Polyraphis sp. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Derobrachus Derobrachus sp. DeFoliart 2002. see Hovorodon maxillosum (Drury) see Mallodon maxillosus (Drury) molarius (Bates) pini Chevr.f.) molarius Bates sp. Callipogon Cerambyx sp. Ramos 2004) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Arhophalus Arhophalus Arhophalus sp. maxillosus syn Stenodontes maxillosus (Drury) larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa mexicana (Sturm) atys White cacicus White erythrocerus Reiche modestus Fries damicornis (L. DeFoliart 2002. maxillosus (Drury) maxillosus (Drury) syn Stenodontes maxillosus (Drury) larva pupa adult larva syn Stenodontes maxillosus (Drury) syn Stenodontes cer. molarius Bates cer. Cisa sp.) rusticus montanus (LeConte) barbatus (F.) spinosus (Newman) Family Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Chrysomelidae Chrysomelidae Chrysomelidae Chrysomelidae Chrysomelidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Distribution & References Remarks South America (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Nothopleurus Nothopleurus Oncideres sp. Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Brazil Guyana Paraguay West Indies Jamaica (DeFoliart 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mesquite girdler Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Prionacalus Prionacalus Prosopocera sp. Psalidognathus Psalidognathus Stenodontes Stenodontes sp. Eburia Hevorodon Lagocheirus Macrodontia Mallodon Mallodon sp. rusticus (L. Ramos 2004) C. maxillosum (Drury) rogersi (Bates) cervicornis (L. Ramos 2004) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Brazil Guyana West Indies (DeFoliart 2002) procerus Thomson stigmatica Chevr. Ramos & Pino Mereno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 19 Genus Ancylonotus Aplagiognathus Aplagiognathus sp.

interstitialis Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae borassi (F. Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Choo 2008 Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) nucleorum (F. Ramos et al 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004. Cosmopolites Scyphophorus Scyphophorus Scyphophorus sp. syn interstitialis Gyll. Family Chrysomelidae Bruchinae Chrysomelidae Bruchinae Chrysomelidae Bruchinae Chrysomelidae Bruchinae Chrysomelidae Bruchinae Chrysomelidae Bruchinae Chrysomelidae Bruchinae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Distribution & References Neotrop Brazil Venezuela (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Choo 2008 Remarks life stages consumed larva larva larva larva larva larva larva adult adult larva pupa larva pupa palm seed bruchid Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Choo 2008.) spinolae (Gyll. 2006. Ramos 2004. perryi Wattanap.) bearded weevil palmetto weevil South American palm weevil Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister sp. Ramos 2004. Caryobruchus sp. dimidiatipennis (Jekel) hemipterus (L. adult larva pupa larva larva larva larva pupa cactus weevil Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Dryophthoridae 2006) Neotrop Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop pan-regional West Indies Barbados Trinidad Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. larva pupa larva pupa adult adult syn M. 2009) Brazil (Costa & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Venezuela (Araúja & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) giganteus (Chevrolat) sordidus (Germar) acupunctatus Gyll.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 20 Genus Bruchinae gen. Ramos et al 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) barbirostris (F. sericeus Ol. Pachymerus Pachymerus Speciomerus Anthonomus sp. Ramos 2004. DeFoliart 2002. Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Caryoborus Caryobruchus sp.) syn D. Ramos 2004. palmarum (L.) cruentatus Fabr. Rhinostomus Rhynchophorus Rhynchophorus Species serripes (Sturm) (scheelaea Bridwell?) cardo (Fahr. Dynamis Dynamis Metamasius Metamasius Metamasius Metamasius Metamasius sp. Dytiscus explanatus LeConte fimbriolatus (Say) flavocinctus Aubé occidentalis Aubé Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Col Col Col Col Col Col larva pupa adult larva adult larva adult not in Africa and China larva adult larva adult larva adult habilis Say . Cerritos 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) agave weevil agave weevil sisal weevil agave weevil see S.) nitidulus (Guérin) cinnamominus Champ.

Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) see Platycerus virescens syn Lucanus virescens F. sublaevis (LeC. punctatus Aubé mexicanus (Wehncke) ovalis Zimm. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. Laccophilus Laccophilus Laccophilus sp. mexicanus Champ. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. America (Ramos et al 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004. Ramos 2004. chilensis (Germain) condimentarius (Philippi) M M M see Lacon mexicana Cand. mexicana Cand. Berosus sp. ? syn pellucens Esch. Chalcolepidius Chalcolepidius Lacon Pyrophorus Pyrophorus Pyrophorus sp. Ramos et al 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004. M click beetle parcus Say plicatus Régimb. Austrelmis Austrelmis Dichomorpha sp. Ramos 2004) see L. Rhantus Rhantus Rhantus sp. Lucanus syn Platycerus Sphaenognathus Sphaenognathus Species marginicollis LeConte apicalis Sharp syn fasciatus Aubé Family Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Elateridae Elateridae Elateridae Elateridae Elateridae Elateridae Elmidae Elmidae Erotylidae Gyrinidae Gyrinidae Haliplidae Haliplidae Haliplidae Haliplidae Histeridae Histeridae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Distribution & References Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Remarks Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. fasciatus Aubé syn L. Ramos 2004. Gyrinus Gyrinus Haliplus Haliplus sp. Jäch 2003) Chile (Ramos et al 2009) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos et al 2009) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. basilaris (Harris) marmoratus (Gray) lafargi Chevrolat rugatus Cand.) feisthamelii (Guërin) lindenii Murray Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Panama S. Megadytes Megadytus sp. Ramos et al 2009) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Ramos et al 2009) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. guidonis Marseul mexicanus Lap.) tinctus Sharp virescens F. Ramos 2004) West Indies (DeFoliart 2002) Chile Peru? (DeFoliart 2002) Peru (Ramos et al 2009) Peru Chile? (DeFoliart 2002. Lucanus sp. is Hydrophilus Tropisternus Tropisternus Tropisternus Tropisternus sp. apicalus Sharp life stages consumed larva adult larva adult larva larva larva larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva larva adult adult ? adult adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva larva adult larva adult larva adult larva pupa adult larva adult larva larva larva larva larva giganteus (Laporte) atricolor (Aubé) consimilis Motsch. . Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. Dibolocelus sp. Thermonectus Thermonectus Thermonetus sp. virescens (F. Ramos et al 2009) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 21 Genus Dytiscus Dytiscus sp. Peltodytes Peltodytes Hololepta Hololepta sp.

Passalus sp. Ramos 2004) Colombia Paraguay (DeFoliart 2002) Suriname (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) yucatanus (Bates) zodiacus (Truq. & Serv. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. pan (F. Passalus Passalus Passalus Passalus Passalus sp. rimator Truqui interruptus L. laevis Leach nebulosus Champ. punctiger Lep.) hyllus Chev.) nigrum (Ohaus) aegeon (Drury) eacus Burmeister imperialis Thomson larva larva larva larva larva pupa larva adult larva larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa af. Suphisellus sp. larva larva pupa see Odontotaenius larva see Odontotaenius larva see Odontotaenius larva larva larva larva larva larva larva Mexico (Ramos 2004) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos 2006) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. Paxillus Popilius syn Popilius syn Popilius syn Verres Veturius Ancognatha Ancognatha Ancognatha Ancognatha sp.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 22 Genus Sphaenognathus Meloe Meloe Meloe Meloe sp. & Serv. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. yucatanus Bates zodiacus Truq.) mutabilis Gory & Perch.) sinuosus (Drapiez) castanea Erichson jamesoni Murray vulgaris Arrow humectus hidalgoensis Bates macropus (Franc. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Colombia (Paoletti et al 2001) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Remarks life stages consumed larva adult adult larva adult adult M M M not Dytiscidae! syn Popilius syn Popilius syn Popilius yucatanus Bates striatopunctatus Perch. leachi MacLeay striatopunctatus (Perch. Ramos 2004) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. interstitialis Esch. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos 2004) not Hydrophilidae ! Mexico (Ramos 2004) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) larva adult larva larva larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult larva larva larva larva larva larva adult larva larva larva larva pupa adult . punctiger Lep. Dynastes Dynastes Dynastes sp.) antisanae Bates biloba (L. af. Enema Geniatosoma Golofa Golofa Golofa Species Family metallifer Bomans & Lacroix Lucanidae dugesi Champ. Ramos et al 2009) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Heliscus Odontotaenius Odontotaenius Odontotaenius Oileus Passalidae gen. & larva pupa S. Meloidae Meloidae Meloidae Meloidae Noteridae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Distribution & References Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. puntatostriatus Perch.) corticicola (Truq. punctiger Lep. capitata Hohne fasciolata Bates guttata Bates burmeisteri Reiche hercules (L. Canthon Chrysina Clavipalpus Coelosis Cotinis Cyclocephala Cyclocephala Cyclocephala Cyclocephala sp. Democrates Diloboderus sp.

Scarabaeidae hector Gory syn Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Distribution & References Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.) rubella (Bates) rugipennis (Schaufuss) Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae not Hydrophilidae! Staphylinidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col forcipales Ohaus lutescens Blanchard parva Kirsch rufosignata Ohaus agenor (Ol. Ramos 2004. Megasoma Megasoma Megasoma Megasoma Megasoma Megasoma sp.) Scarabaeidae anubis (Chevrolat) Scarabaeidae elephas (F.) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. fallaciosus Kolbe corniger Bates ensifer Bates furcatus Burm. Melolontha sp. DeFoliart 2002. teuthras Bates thestalus Bates rugulosus Say blapoides Esch. castaneum (Herbst) confusum Du Val dermestoides (Fairm. 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002 Ramos 2004) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Scarabaeidae not Hydrophilidae! Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) Scarabaeidae elephas occidentalis B. & P. spinipes Sol. Tenebrio Tenebrio sp. anubis larva larva larva larva adult Remarks nigricauda Bates missp. Pelidnota syn missp.) aloeus julianus Burm. molitor L.) aloeus aloeus (L. see Platycoelia nigricauda Bates = P. Diloboderus sp. Platycoelia Platycoelia Platycoelia Platycoelia Podischnus Strategus Strategus Strategus Strategus sp. nigricauda Bates Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 23 Genus Golofa Golofa Heterogomphus Megaceras Megaceras sp. 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2004) red flour beetle Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009) confused flour beetle Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009) Palembus Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop larva larva larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva larva adult larva larva larva adult adult adult larva larva adult larva larva pupa adult larva larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva pupa adult larva adult larva larva larva larva larva pupa larva larva adult . parva Kirsch Phyllophaga Phyllophaga Phyllophaga Phyllophaga sp. Species tersander Burmeister unicolor (Bates) bourcieri Guërin crassum Prell Family Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae actaeon (L. 2006) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) syn P. !! Oxytelus Eleodes Eleodes Eleodes sp. Sitophagus sp. Tribolium Tribolium Ulomoides mexicana (Blanch. hector Gory larva larva larva see M. DeFoliart 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) life stages consumed larva pupa adult larva adult larva adult larva larva larva adult syn M. Xyloryctes Xyloryctes Xyloryctes Xyloryctes Xyloryctes Xyloryctes sp. Ramos 2004.

Stratiomyidae gen. DeFoliart 2002) Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Lethocerus sp. Ramos et al 1998.) water boatman water boatman water boatman water boatman water boatman water boatman Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos 2009) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. aquatic diptera Drosophila Ephydra Mosillus Musca Simulium Chrysochlorina sp. DeFoliart 2002) syn Pachylis gigas larva pupa adult larva larva pupa larva adult larva larva larva larva larva nymph nymph nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult egg nymph adult egg nymph adult egg adult egg nymph adult egg egg nymph adult egg nymph adult black flies soldier flies soldier flies anna (Williston) haagii (Jaennicke) ludens (Loew) dilatutus (Say) ovatus Stal micantulum (Stal) Mexican fruit fly may fly may fly giant water bug giant water bug giant water bug giant water bug giant water bug giant water bug luctuosa Stal gigas (Klug) edulis (Champion) mercenaria (Say) texcocana Jacz. Ramos et al 1998. rubrithorax Lutz common fruit fly alkali fly Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009. 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. Cerritos 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. Epemera sp. 2009. Anastrepha Baetis sp. Periplaneta Pseudomops sp. DeFoliart 2002) Ephydra (Hydropyrus) hians Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009. Acanthocephala Acanthocephala sp. Ramos et al 1998. Krizousacorixa Species morio F. 2009) Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. 2009. 2009. Ramos et al 1998. jourdani Sallé mexicanus Gray germanica (L. Thasus Corisella Corisella Corisella Graptocorixa Graptocorixa Graptocorixa sp. Blattidae Ectobiidae Chironomidae Culicidae Drosophilidae Ephydridae Ephydridae Muscidae Simuliidae Stratiomyidae Stratiomyidae Syrphidae Syrphidae Syrphidae Tephritidae Baetidae Ephemeridae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Coreidae Coreidae Coreidae Corixidae Corixidae Corixidae Corixidae Corixidae Corixidae Corixidae Order Col Col Col Col Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Eph Eph Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Common names super worm cockroaches cockroaches cockroaches cockroaches Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Distribution & References Mexico (Ramos 2004.) Family Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Zopheridae Zopheridae Ectobiidae Blattidae americana L.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 24 Genus Zophobas Zophobas sp. Abedus Abedus Abedus sp. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2006. Belostoma Belostoma sp. Ramos et al 1998. Cerritos 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Cerritos 2009. 2009. Ramos et al 1998. Ramos 2006. Copestylum Copestylum Eristalis sp. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Brazil (DeFoliart 2002. Zopherus Zopherus Blattella Blattidae gen. DeFoliart 2002) . abdominalis (Say) bimaculata (Guérin) azteca (Jacz. Ramos et al 1998. Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos 2004) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Remarks M M M life stages consumed larva larva adult adult adult Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Mexico (Ramos 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Bolivia (DeFoliart 2002) M adult melanogaster Meigen hians Say tibialis Cresson domestica L.

World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 25 Genus Krizousacorixa Ambrysus Ambrysus Limnocorus Naucoridae gen. Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Dendrocerus Edessa Edessa Edessa Edessa Edessa Edessa Edessa Edessa sp. Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos 2009. Family Corixidae Naucoridae Naucoridae Naucoridae Naucoridae Notonectidae Notonectidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Aphididae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Dactylopidae Dactylopidae Dactylopiidae Dactylopiidae Membracidae Membracidae Membracidae Membracidae Membracidae Tibicinidae Order Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Common names water boatman backswimmer Fauna Distribution & References Remarks Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Acuña et al 2011) Ecuador (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2009. Cicada syn Proarna sp. Dactylopius Dactylopius Dactylopius Dactylopius Anthiante Hoplophorion Umbonia Umbonia Umbonia sp. Carineta Species femorata Guér. Euschistus Euschistus Euschistus Euschistus sp. Atizies syn Brochymena Chlorocoris sp.) stink bug aphid syn Cicada montezuma annual cicada cochineal insect cochineal insect cochineal insect cochineal insect tree hopper fimbriata Distant . minutus De Carlo unifasciata Guér.-S. Notonecta Notonecta sp. 2009. Quesada Tibicen Tibicen Tibicen sp. Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos et al. DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Colombia (Paoletti et al 2001) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) see Edessa M syn Euschistus suffultus Distant life stages consumed egg nymph adult adult adult adult nymph adult egg nymph adult egg nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult adult adult nymph adult nymph adult honeydew adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult carminic acid adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult adult adult adult taxcoensis Ancona tenebrosa Walker sufultus (Distant) conspersa Stal cordifera (Walker) mexicana Stal montezuma Distant petersii Distant rufomarginata (DeGeer) taxcoensis (Ancona) M syn Atizies taxcoensis Ancona crenator Stal lineatus Walk strenuus Stal notulata (H. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. stali La Rivers usingeri La Rivers cf. Pharypia Proxys Aphididae gen.) fasciata (Haglund) punctulatus (Palisot) montezuma Distant gigas (Olivier) montezuma (Distant) pruinosa (Say) confusus (Cockerell) indicus Green coccus Costa tomentosus Lamarck expensa Germar monogramma Germar reclinata Germar spinosa (F. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2009. Aldama-Aguilera et al 2005) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Ramos et al 1998. Ramos et al 1998) South America Mexico (Ramos 2009. Mormidea Pentatomidae gen.

Lestrimelitta Lestrimelitta Megachile sp. Ramos 2009. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Ramos. Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos 2009. Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus Bombus sp. Costa Neto et al 2009) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002)) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.) compressipes fasciculata Smith crinita Moure & Kerr eburnea fuscopilosa Friese fasciata Latr. Family Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names atratus Franklin diligens Smith ecuadorius Meunier ephippiatus Say formosus Smith syn funebris Smith medius Cresson robustus Smith rufocinctus Cresson Fauna Distribution & References Remarks Neotrop nearly pan-regional West Indies (Ramos 2006. Cephalotrigona Cephalotrigona Cephalotrigona Friesella Frieseomelitta Species mellifera L. fasciata guerreroensis Schwarz is M. formusus Smith Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) see B.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 26 Genus Apis Axestotrigona sp. Ramos 2009) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) M Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona silvestrii (Friese) Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. scutellaris Latr. compressipes (Fabr. DeFoliart 2002) honey honey larva pupa honey pollen egg larva pupa honey larva honey egg larva pupa honey honey honey larva pupa honey honey honey limao (Smith) niitkip Ayala asilvai Moure beecheii Bennett bicolor Lep. syn Trigona silvestrii Friese M M M life stages consumed larva pupa larva adult larva egg pupa honey larva adult adult larva adult larva larva pupa honey egg larva pupa honey honey larva pupa honey pollen egg larva pupa honey larva pupa pollen honey capitata (Smith) femorata (Smith) zexmemiae (Cockerel) schrottkyi (Friese) nigra (Lepeletier) Frieseomelitta Frieseomelitta sp. DeFoliart 2002) syn B. Costa Neto et al 2009) Trigona (Frieseomelitta) nigra Lep. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002). Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos. grandis Guérin Apidae Apidae Hym Hym Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) syn M. M Melipona Melipona fasciata scutellaris Latr. honey honey larva pupa . Ramos et al 1998. Ramos & Pino M Moreno 2002)) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009. ephippiatus Say Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.

Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) honey larva pupa honey larva pupa honey pollen larva pupa honey larva pupa larva pupa honey larva pupa honey egg larva pupa honey larva pupa honey pollen egg larva pupa honey egg larva pupa honey egg larva pupa honey honey honey honey larva pupa honey larva pupa honey bilineata (Say) cf. bilineata Sm dorsalis Smith nigra Lep. Ptilotrigona Species interrupta Latr. quadrifasciata Lep. Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Brazil (DeFoliart 2002. fasciata M syn Trichona geniculata Ill. rufiventris Lep. cupira (Smith) orizabaensis (Strand) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Acuña et al 2011) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) M emerina (Friese) frontalis (Friese) mexica Ayala mosquito (Smith) remota (Holmb. schencki picadensis Strand fasciata guerreroensis perlampoides (Cresson) testaceicornis (Lep. mandacaia Smith marginata Lep. Paratrigona sp. melanoventer Schwarz pseudocentris pseudocentris Cock. Plebeia Plebeia Plebeia Plebeia Plebeia Plebeia sp. seminigra merrillae Cock. Partamona Partamona Partamona Partamona sp.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 27 Genus Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona Melipona check Melipona check Melipona check Melipona check Melipona check Melipona syn Nannotrigona Nannotrigona Nannotrigona sp. Oxytrigona sp. schencki schencki Gribodo schwarzi Moure scutellaris Latr. Oxytrigona Oxytrigona Oxytrigona sp. atratula Ill. solani Cock.) Family Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Distribution & References Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Remarks life stages consumed larva pupa honey pollen honey honey larva pupa honey honey honey honey honey honey larva pupa honey honey egg larva pupa honey honey honey honey honey honey Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Mexico (Ramos.) lurida (Smith) . Costa Neto et al 2009) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) see M. ? Scaptotrigona obscura (Friese) tataira (Smith) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006).

) Trigona syn Trigona syn Trigonisca mombuca Smith silvestrii Friese pipioli Ayala Apidae Apidae Apidae Hym Hym Hym Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) see Friseomelitta honey honey egg larva pupa honey . fuscipennis Friese hypogea Silvestri jaty Smith nigra nigra Cresson recursa Smith spinipes (F. Trigona syn dallatorreana Friese flaveola Cock.) Apidae Apidae branneri Cockerell Apidae chanchamayoensis Schwarz Apidae cilipes F. Costa Neto & Ramos 2006.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 28 Genus Scaptotrigona Scaptotrigona Scaptotrigona Scaptotrigona Scaptotrigona Scaptotrigona Scaptotrigona check Scaptotrigona check Scaptotrigona sp.) larva pupa honey pollen honey egg larva pupa honey egg larva pupa honey larva pupa honey pollen egg larva pupa egg larva pupa honey larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa honey pollen larva pupa honey pollen honey egg larva pupa honey Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona (Duckeola) Trigona check Trigona check Trigona sp. Costa Neto et al 2009) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) see Nannotrichona testaceicornis (Lep. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) life stages consumed egg larva pupa egg larva pupa honey larav pupa honey honey honey larva pupa honey larva pupa larva pupa pollen honey egg larva pupa honey larva pupa honey larva pupa honey larva pupa honey larva pupa honey syn Nannotrigona Neotrop Brazil (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (DeFoliart 2002.) ghilianii (Spinola) leucogaster Cockerell muscaria G.) trinidadensis (Prov.) Apidae Apidae larva pupa honey pollen Trigona (Tetragona) larva honey clavipes (F. clavipes (F. Ramos et al 1998. geniculata Ill. Tetragona Tetragonisca Trigona Trigona Trigona Trigona Species mexicana Guérin pectoralis (Dalla Torre) polystica (Moure) postica (Latreille) tubiba (Smith) xanthotricha (Moure) nigro hirta Moure nigrohirta (Moure) Family Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Distribution & References Remarks Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009. Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym vulture bee Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Brazil (Ramos. Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos) dorsalis (Smith) angustula (Latr. Trigona) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (DeFoliart 2002. fulviventris Guérin-M.

Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) M Mexico (Ramos 2006. adult repr. DeFoliart 2002. DeFoliart 2002.) areata (Say) baezae (Richards) corneliana (Richards) lobipleura (Richards) ornata (Ducke) panamensis (Cameron) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) syn Stelopolybia angulata (F. Cerritos 2009) South America (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2006. Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Atta Atta Atta mexicana (Smith) opaciceps Borgm. Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.) syn Stelopolybia areata (Say) syn Stelopolybia panamensis (Cameron) Angiopolybia Angiopolybia sp. paraensis (Spinola) Vespidae Vespidae Hym Hym Neotrop Ecuador (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) .World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 29 Genus Trigonisca check Xylocopa sp. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2006.) Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Hym Hym Hym Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop most prob. Eciton Eciton sp. Pogonomyrmex Pogonomyrmex sp. DeFoliart 2002. Dielocerus Agelaia Agelaia Agelaia Agelaia Agelaia Agelaia Agelaia dumetorum Wheelre burchelli (Westwood) apiculatum Mayr luctuosum Wheeler melliger Forel mexicanus Wesmael barbatus (Smith) Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Sphecidae Tenthredinidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Nicaragua (DeFoliart 2002). Ammophila sp. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) formosus (Ohaus) angulata (F.) life stages consumed egg larva pupa honey larval food prepupa repr. Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002. Cerritos 2009) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Liometopum Liometopum Myrmecocystus Myrmecocystus Myrmecocystus sp. adult adult alate female soldier winged adults adult adult adult adult egg larva pupa egg larva pupa adult adult adult larva pupa adult workers larva pupa immature stages pupa pupa egg larva pupa honey larva larva larva larva egg larva pupa honey adult larva Atta laevigata (Smith) Formicidae Hym Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil Colombia Guyana Honduras Nicaragua Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil Colombia (DeFoliart 2002. adult adult winged adult adult alate female soldier winged adults alate female soldier winged adults repr. Cerritos 2009) Mexico (Ramos 2006. Colombia (Ratcliffe 2006) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos 2006. not opacipes Wheeler! Atta sp. Camponotus Camponotus sp. Ramos et al 1998. sexdens (L. Ramos et al 1998. Neodiprion Acromyrmex Acromyrmex Atta Atta Atta Species schultessi Friese Family Apidae Apidae Diprionidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Distribution & References Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Remarks carpenter bee gillettei (Rohwer) octospinosus (Reich) rugosus (Smith) bisphaerica Forel capiguara Goncalves cephalotes (L.

Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) M Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) life stages consumed larva pupa adult adult adult larva pupa azteca (Sauss. M Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) deceptor Schulz dorsalis (F.) carnifex (F.) immatures. Eumenes sp. media immatures egg larva pupa honey adult larva pupa larva pupa basimacula (Cameron) cubensis (Saussure) pallidipectus (Smith) rotundicollis (Cameron) tomentosus Zikan M M dimidiata Saussure apicalis (F. DeFoliart 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Euodynerus sp. Ramos 2009. honey immatures honey Brachygastra Brachygastra sp. larva pupa larva pupa egg larva pupa egg larva pupa egg larva pupa adult adult immatures adult workers adult immatures adult egg larva pupa adult egg larva pupa adult adult egg larva pupa adult larva M Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) P. Mischocyttarus Mischocyttarus Mischocyttarus Mischocyttarus Mischocyttarus Mischocyttarus sp. Ramos 2006.) lecheguana (Latr. Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos et al 1998. Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Hym Hym Hym larva pupa adult egg larva pupa adult egg larva pupa . Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) syn E. M Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002)) Polistes Polistes Polistes instabilis Sauss. canadensis (L.) erythrocephalus Latr.) strigata Richards thoracica Buysson Family Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Distribution & References Remarks Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos & Pino M Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos 2006. Montezumia Parachartegus Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes quadrimaculata (Gribodo) sensu Richards Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Colombia Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 30 Genus Apoica Apoica Apoica Apoica Apoica sp. canadensis erythrocephalus Latr. Brachymenes Epipona mellifica (Say) Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Hym Hym Hym Hym wagnerianus (Saussure) media Cooper Epipona syn Epipona sp. kaibabensis Hayward major Beauv. Brachygastra Brachygastra Species pallens (F.) pallida (Oliv.) apicalis Saussure bicolor Lep. quadrituberculata sensu Richards see E.

) pygmaea Family Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Distribution & References Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Guatemala Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.) occidentalis bohemani Holmgren occidentalis nigratella Buysson parvulina Richards rejecta (F.) striata (F. syn Synoeca Synoeca Vespula Vespula sp. Pseudopolybia Stelopolybia syn Stelopolybia syn Species occipitalis Ducke pacificus F. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002)) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) M M M vespiceps (Sauss. Ramos 2006. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) areata (Say) panamensis (Cameron) Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Stelopolybia sp.) modestes Smith aequatorialis Zavattari diguetana Buysson dimidiata (Oliv.) emaciata Lucas flavifrons Smith ignobilis (Haliday) micans Ducke occidentalis (Oliv. 2009. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) see Agelaia areata (Say) see Agelaia panamensis (Cameron) see Agelaia ? M flavicollis (F. adult workers immatures immatures honey pupa egg larva pupa egg larva pupa honey egg larva pupa adult workers larva pupa egg larva pupa honey egg larva pupa honey larva larva pupa adult immatures honey larva pupa adult adult winged adult soldier queen alate pupa soldier adult larva larva larva see P. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. testaceicolor Bequart versicolor (Ol.) virginea (F. modestus Smith life stages consumed adult larva adult larva larva pupa egg larva pupa adult adult immatures larva pupa adult adult larva larva honey larva pupa immatures.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 31 Genus Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes sp. Labiotermes Macrotermes sp. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) M Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. pacificus Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Venezuela (Araúja & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009. Kalotermes Cornitermes sp.) squamosa (Drury) Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Kalotermitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop southern yellowjacket Neotrop Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Polistes syn Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia Polybia check Polybia sp. Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Remarks syn P. Ramos et al 1998. Nasutitermes Nasutitermes Nasutitermes Nasutitermes surinama (L.) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Colombia (Paoletti et al 2001) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) labralis (Holmgren) corniger (Motschulsky) ephratae (Holmgren) macrocephalus (Silvestri) surinamensis (Holmgren) . Ramos et al M 1998.

World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 32 Genus Syntermes Syntermes Syntermes Syntermes Syntermes Syntermes sp. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Achlyodes Acronyctodes Eois Panthera Hepialidae gen.) . DeFoliart 2002. Ramos et al 1998. snyderi Emerson life stages consumed adult soldier alate female soldier alate female soldier alate female soldier adult destructor (Fabr. chelone (Hopffer) redtenbacheri (Hammerschmidt) pallida (Felder) mexicaria (Walker) syn mexicaria Walker pardalaria Hübner ? Termes fatalis L. Aegiale Eutachyptera Mimallonidae gen. Ascalapha Species aculeosus Emerson parallelus Silvestri snyderi Emerson syn spinosus (Latr. Hepialus sp. syn trojesa (Schaus) hesperiaris (Walker) psidii (Sallé) skippers white tequila worm Maguey worm sack-bearers larva larva larva larva larva pupa syn Lacosomidae syn A.) daedalus Cramner syn licoides Boisduval licus Drury chelone Hopffer syn cyparissias F. Cerritos 2009) Neotrop Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Brazil (DeFoliart 2002.) tanygnathus Constantino Family Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Order Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Common names Fauna Distribution & References Neotrop Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Colombia (Paoletti et al 2001) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Colombia (Ratkliffe 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Guyana (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009.) flavicolle Perty ochraceator (Walker) superba (Druce) acrea (Drury) cervina (Edwards) mori (L. Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Remarks syn S. Isoptera gen. Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. adult larva larva adult adult larva pupa larva larva larva syn Castnia larva daedalus Cramer syn Castnia chelone syn Xyleutes redt. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002)) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Cerritos 2009) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. DeFoliart 2002. Ramos et al 1998 2011. on bamboo M M see Schausiana trojesa larva larva pupa larva larva larva larva larva larva Arctiidae Arctiidae Arctiidae Arctiidae Bombycidae Castniidae Castniidae Castniidae Castniidae Castniidae Castniidae Cossidae Cossidae Geometridae Geometridae Geometridae Geometridae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hesperiidae Hesperiidae Lasiocampidae Mimallonidae Morphidae Noctuidae salt marsh moth silkworm moth see Eupalamides cyparissias Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) red tequila worm Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. Morphinae gen. Schausiana Hesperiidae gen. Phassus Phassus Phassus sp. Ramos et al 1998 2011. Ramos et al 2011) ghost moths triangularis Edwards trajesa L. larva larva see Eois syn Acronyctes mexicaria sp. Termes check Termes check Amastus Elysius Estigmene Pelochyta Bombyx Castnia Castnia Castnia Castnia Eupalamides Synpalamides Comadia Cossidae gen. agarista (Cramer) odorata (L. Ramos et al 2011) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998 2011.

Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Colombia Venezuela (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Colombia Mexico (Ramos 2006.) lavinia Cramer antiopia (L. Spodoptera Spodoptera Spodoptera sp. & LeC.) Pieridae nimbice (Boisduval) Pieridae teutila (Doubleday) Pieridae socialis Westw. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009. odorata syn Heliothis zea see Helicoverpa M syn M. repanda see M. philolaus (Boisduval) multicaudata (Kirby) syn Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop M mourning cloak Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop two tailed swallowtail Neotrop black swallowtail Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop syn Pterourus Papilionidae Papilionidae Papilionidae Phalaenidae flisa (H. Catasticta Catasticta Catasticta Eucheira Eurema Eurema Leptophobia Phoebis Phoebis Phoebis Species agarista (Cramer) syn sevorsa (Grote) zea (Boddie) zea (Boddie) syn amphipyroides Guenée punctularis Hübner repanda F.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 33 Genus Ascalapha Gerra Helicoverpa Heliothis Latebraria Mocis Mocis Noctuidae gen.) Pieridae salome jamapa (Reakirt) Pieridae aripa (Boisduval) Pieridae agarithe (Boisduval) Pieridae philea (L. Ramos et al 1998 2011.) memnon Felder lacinia (Geyer) gilippus thersippus (Bates) plexippus (L. Junonia Morpho sp. Nymphalis Panacea Pareuptychia Vanessa Vanessa Papilio Papilio Protographium Pterourus Phalaenidae gen. Ramos et al 2011) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998 2011. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002.-S. syn exigua (Hübner) frugiperda (Smith) Family Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Notodontidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Nymphalidae Papilionidae Order Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Common names bollworm bollworm Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Distribution & References Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos 2006. Ramos et al 2011) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. punctularis life stages consumed larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva adult larva larva larva larva larva larva pupa larva pupa larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva pupa larva larva larva larva larva larva larva black armyworm agrippina (Cramer) fatima (F.) Pieridae sennae marcellina (Cramer) Pieridae see Papilio .) astyra Godart sophorae (L. Pieridae lisa (B. Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. Anartia Brassolis Brassolis Caligo Chlosyne Danaus Danaus Hamadryas sp. Thysania Notodontidae gen. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Remarks see A.) prola Doubleday metaleuca (Boiduval) annabella (Field) virginiensis (Drury) multicaudata (Kirby) polyxenes F. Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998 2001.

DeFoliart 2002) Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) ficus (L. Pontia Synchloe check syn Species protodice (B. Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) Psychidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Saturniidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Megaloptera eastern dobson fly Megaloptera dobsonflies Odonata Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. ? P. ormondei yacatanensis (Lemaire) Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Sesiidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Corydalidae Corydalidae Aeschnidae Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 34 Genus Pieris sp. Aeschna sp. sp.) lineata (F. Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) bagworm tea larva larva larva larva larva pupa larva larva larva larva larva pupa larva pupa larva larva larva larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva larva larva larva adult larva larva larva larva larva adult larva adult larva larva larva larva nymph truncatipennis (Sonthonnax) Saturniidae polyphemus (Cramer) polyphemus mexicana Hoffmann armida (Cramer) polyodonta (Jordan) championi (Druce) richardsoni (Druce) promethea Drury aff. Hemileuca sp. Hylesia Hylesia Hylesia sp.) cornutus (L. Ramos et al 2011) syn Arsenura richardsoni Druce M coinopus Dyar frigida Schaus amphipyroides Guenée fumosa (Felder) hoegei (Druce) mexicana (Bouvier) cardinalis (Dampf) antaeus (Drury) ello (L. Corydalus Corydalus sp. & LeC. Latebraria Paradirphia Paradirphia Pseudodirphia Saturniidae gen.) . Ramos et al 2011) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Colombia Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.) sexta (L. Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002.) Neotrop Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. protodice life stages consumed larva larva larva Psychidae gen. Pachilia Sphingidae gen.) callidice (Hubner) Family Pieridae Pieridae Pieridae Order Lep Lep Lep Common names Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Distribution & References Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 2011) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Remarks see Pontia callidice this a Pal. Ramos et al 1998 2011. cyclades (Druce) smerintha Hubner luna (L. Laniifera Myelobia (Morpheis) Actias Actias Antheraea Antheraea Arsenura Arsenura Caio Caio Callosamia Eacles Eacles sp. Hyalophora sp. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002. Synanthedon Cocytius Erinnyis Hyles Manduca Manduca sp.

) syn Plectrotettix nobilis Wlk. Oxystigma sp. Zonophora sp. Dasythemis sp. Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) nymph adult Rhammatocerus nobilis Walk. syn Acrididae Orth Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) nymph adult Rhammatocerus Rhammatocerus Rhammatocerus sp. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult see Abracris flavolineata see Rhammatocerus viatorius viatorius (Sauss. Schistocerca Schistocerca schistocercoides (Rhen) viatorius viatorius (Sauss. salinus Bruner azteca (Saussure) flavolineata DeGeer nobilis Walk. Ochrotettix Opeia sp.) Acrididae cancellata paranensis(Serv. otomitus syn Encoptolophus herbaceus Bruner nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult Melanoplus Melanoplus Melanoplus Melanoplus sp. Abracris Abracris sp. flaviventris Bruner herbaceus Bruner syn otomitus (Saussure) see E. Lauromacromia Agriogomphus sp. Osmilia syn Plectrotetra syn femurrubrum (DeGeer) mexicanus (Sauss. Aidemona Arphia Boopedon Boopedon Encoptolophus Encoptolophus Species adnexa (Hagen) brevifrons (Hagen) marchali (Rambur) multicolor (Hagen) peralta (Ris) dubitalis (Fraser) flavolineata (DeGeer) Family Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Coenagrionidae Corduliidae Gomphidae Gomphidae Gomphidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Megapodagrionidae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Order Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Common names Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Distribution & References Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Coryphaeschna Rhionaeschna Rhionaeschna Rhionaeschna Rhionaeschna Argia sp.) Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop South America (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop South America Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) nymph adult nymph adult nymph Acrididae cancellata cancellata(Serv. af. Progomphus sp. Brechmorhoga sp. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 35 Genus Anax sp.) Acrididae .) sumichrasti (Saussure) cer.) see Rhammatocerus viatorius viatorius (Sauss. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Colombia Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Orphula Orphulella sp. DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks life stages consumed nymph adult larva larva larva nymph larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva larva syn Osmilia flavolineata syn Abracris azteca (Saussure) fallax Saussure flaviventris Bruner sp.

Sphenarium Sphenarium Sphenarium Sphenarium Sphenarium sp. Xanthippus Acheta Gryllus Gryllidae gen. Ramos et al 1998.) triops (L. DeFoliart 2002. Titanacris Titanacris sp. see S. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002. Cerritos 2009. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Taeniopoda Taeniopoda sp.) cristata latreillei (Perty) mexicanus Brunner syn syn Lophacris Xyleus Stenopelmatus sp. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2005) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) see Titanacris see Chromacris colorata auricornis (Walker) albipes (De Geer) collaris (Stoll) cristata cristata (L.) assimilis (F. Gryllotalpidae gen. Stilpnochlora Stilpnochlora discoideus mexicanus (Bruner) angustifrons (Redt.) zendala Saussure azteca (Saussure) thoracica (Serville) Romaleidae Stenopelmatidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Colombia (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) see Xyleus discoideus mexicanus syn Tropinotus mexicanus Bruner M nymph adult adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult Broad-tipped conehead Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. Schistocerca syn Spharagemon Trimerotropis sp.) Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllotalpidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Romaleidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth European house cricket Neotrop South America Mexico (Ramos et al 1998.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 36 Genus Schistocerca Species nitens (Thunberg) Family Acrididae Order Orth Common names Fauna Distribution & References Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Remarks life stages M syn Schistocerca consumed nymph adult vaga vaga nymph adult see S. DeFoliart 2002) Ecuador (Onore 2005) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. nitens nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult Schistocerca sp. histrio magnum M nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult adult nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult adult adult adult nymph adult nymph adult Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998. West Indies (DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009) Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2009) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) magnum Marquez syn mexicanum histrio Gerst. Ramos et al 1998. DeFoliart 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. Ceritos & Cano-Santana 2008) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos 2006. Conocephalus Microcentrum sp. mexicanum mexicanum Sauss. Chromacris Lophacris syn Romalea Romalea sp. Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos et al 1998) . Tropidacris Tropidacris Tropidacris Tropinotus colorata (Serville) colorata (Serville) syn vaga vaga (Scudder) equale (Say) corallipes (Haldeman) domesticus (L. purpurascens Charp. Neoconocephalus Petaloptera Pyrgocorypha sp.

Celosterna Celosterna sp.) adult Dorysthenes Dorysthenes Dorysthenes granulosus (Thomson) montanus (Guérin-M. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Matsumoto 1999. Chrysobothris Chrysochroa sp. 2010) Malaysia.) Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Indonesia India Sri Lanka (DeFoliart 2002) Laos (YhoungAree et al 2005) Indonesia (Roepke 1951) syn Batocera hector Thomson Indonesia (Chung 2003. Phylloicus sp. Cerritos 2009) Thailand (Hanboomsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Indonesia (Meer.d. Haplopelma sp. Batocera Batocera Batocera Batocera Batocera Batocera Batocera sp. Leptonema sp. syn Xestobium sp.) spider spider knock beetle jewel beetle flat heades apple borer jewel beetle jewel beetle jewel beetle jewel beetle jewel beetle Distribution & References Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Brazil (Costa Neto & Ramos 2006) Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Colombia Mexico (DeFoliart 2002) Venezuela (Araujo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Mexico (Ramos & Pino Moreno 2002) Neotrop Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Neotrop Venezuela (Araújo & Beserra 2007) Or Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Or Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Or India (Singh et al 2007) Or Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Or Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. Mohr 1965) Philippines (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks life stages consumed adult adult larva larva larva larva larva adult adult larva adult adult larva adult larva adult syn Melopoaeus see Haplopelma Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or adult serraticornis (Oliv. ruficornis Saund. Buprestis sp.) tigris (Voet) Mulberry longhorn beetle Or Or Or Mango-tree longicorn Or borer Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or adult larva scabrator (F. Family Pediculidae Pediculidae Calamoceratidae Hydropsychidae Leptoceridae Leptoceridae Odontoceridae Theraphosidae Theraphosidae Anobidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Order Common names Phthiraptera Phthiraptera Trich Trich Trich Trich Trich Araneae Araneae Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Babul-root boring longicorn Fauna Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop Neotrop disjuncta (Banks) femorata (Olivier) check Nearct aequisignata Saund. Anomophysis Anoplophora sp. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007) Thailand Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002. Oecetis Triplectides sp. v.) walkeri (Waterhouse) Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Col Col Col Or Or Or adult adult . Sternocera Sternocera Sternocera Sternocera sp. Marilia sp.) inscripta (Waterhouse) syn Macrotoma crenata adult larva larva adult germari (Hope) approximator (Thomson) gigas (Drap. as Lapnosternus) buqueti Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumotoo 1999) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) larva adult larva larva wallichii Hope buqueti (Guérin-M. Melopoaeus sp. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. Hanboonsong syn Lophosternus 2010) India (Singh et al 2007a. Acanthophorus Aeolesthus sp. Apriona Aristobia Aristobia sp. sternicornis (L.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 37 Genus Pediculus Pediculus sp. Diastocera Dorysthenes Species humanus L.) numitor Newman parryi (Hope) roylei Hope rubus (L.

) atomaria Motsch. Neocerambyx Neoplocaederus Neoplocaederus Nupserha Oplatocera sp. crenata Newman syn Family Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Common names Sal heartwood borer Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Distribution & References India (Singh et al 2007a) Malaysia (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007a) Remarks life stages consumed larva adult Macrotoma Macrotoma Macrotoma sp. Xylotrechus Xylotrechus Xystrocera Xystrocera sp.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 38 Genus Glenea Hoplocerambyx Hoplocerambyx sp.) moniliferus (Germ.) syn Plocaderus syn Plocaderus adult see Neoplocaderus syn Monochamus versteegii adult larva versteegii (Ritsema) barbatum F. Aplosonyx Aplosonyx Sagra Arrhines Arrhines sp. Sepiomus is misspelling Hyposidra talaca (Walker) (Geometridae) adult Hypomeces Pachyrrhynchus Pollendera Tanymecus sp. Plocaderus syn Pseudonemophas Rhaphipodus sp.) Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae Col Col Col Col Col Col gold-dust weevil Or Or Or Or Or Or Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. Cyrtotrachelus Cyrtotrachelus squamosus (Fabr. & Gory) globosa (Oliv. Astycus Cnaphoscapus check Episomus Episomus sp. birmanicus Faust buqueti (Guér. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Malaysia. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007a) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) see Dorysthenus buqueti see Anomophysis inscripta (Waterhouse) see M. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007a) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. Stromatium Threnetica Xylorhiza sp.) Kulsi Teak borer larva Coffee-borer monkeypod roundheaded borer albicornis Wiedemann chalybaeus (Hope) femorata (Drury) hirtus Faust gestroi Marshall decoratus Faust aurviilliusi Faust larva talaca Walk. Lophosternus syn Macrotoma Species cantor obesa (Thoms. pascoei (Lansberge) syn M. lacrymans (Thoms. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Philippines (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) adult adults adult adult . Hypodisa check fisheri (Waterhouse) syn pascoei (Lansberge) Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Chrysomelidae Chrysomelidae Chrysomelidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Malaysia. fisheri (Waterhouse) adult adult larva paris (Wiedemann) obesus (Gahan) ruficornis (Newman) fricator (Dalm.) spinicornis (Newman) buqueti Guérin-M.) quadripes Chevrolat smei (Lap.

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Genus Cyrtotrachelus Cyrtotrachelus Cyrtotrachelus sp. Protocerius sp. Rhynchophorus Rhynchophorus

Species longimanus (F.) rufopectinipes Chevrolat

Family Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae Dryophthoridae

Order Col Col Col Col Col Col

Common names

Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or

giant weevil red stripe weevil

ferrugineus (Oliv.) ferrugineus schah Fabr.

Copelatus sp. Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister sp.

guerini Aubé limbatus (F.) rugosus (MacLeay) tripunctatus (Olivier)

Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

diving beetle diving beetle diving beetle diving beetle diving beetle

Or Or Or Or Or Or Or

tripunctatus asiaticus Sharp Dytiscidae Dytiscidae

Distribution & References Remarks Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007) Indonesia (Chung 2003, 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand Indonesia Malaysia Philippines Vietnam Sri var. of R. ferrugineus? Lanka (DeFoliart 2002, Meer, v.d. Mohr 1965, Lukiwati 2010, Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Ramos et al 2009) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002, Hanboonsong 2010), Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer, v.d. Mohr 1965) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002) Laos Thailand Cambodja Myanmar (Ramos et al 2009) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007) Myanmar India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Malaysia (Ramos et al 2009) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Ramos et al 2009)

life stages consumed adult

larva larva adult larva adult

adult

larva adult adult adult

Dytiscus sp. Eretes

sticticus (L.)

Dytiscidae Dytiscidae

Col Col

twinpoes diving beetle diving beetle diving beetle diving beetle click beetle crawling waterbeetles

Or Or

adult larva adult

Hydaticus Laccophilus Rhantaticus Cardiophorus check Haliplidae gen. Hydrobiomorpha Hydrophilus Hydrophilus Hydrophilus Hydrophilus Hydrophilus Hydrophilus Hydrophilus sp. Hydrophilus syn

rhantoides Sharp pulicarius Sharp congestus (Klug) aequabilis Candèze

Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Elateridae Haliplidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or

adult

spinicollis (Eschscholz) acuminatus Motsch. bilineatus (MacLeay) cavisternum (Bedel) hastatus (Herbst) olivaceus F. picicornis Chevr.

syn H. pallidipalpis Mac Leay adult adult adult adult

water scavenger beetles

pallidipalpis McLeay

Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Laos (Yhoung- syn Hydrous Aree et al 2005) Vietnam (Ramos et al 2009) cavisternum Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002) Laos Thailand Cambodja Myanmar (Ramos et al 2009) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Utsusomiya & Masumoto 1999) Philippines (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) as Hydrous, India (Singh et al 2007) India (Ramos et al 2009) see Hydrophilus acuminatus Motsch. Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007)

adult

Sternolophus Calcodes sp.

rufipes (F.)

Hydrophilidae Lucanidae

Col Col

Or Or

adult larva

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Genus Cyclommatus Cyclommatus Dorcus sp. Hexarthrius Hexarthrius sp. Lucanus Lucanus Odontolabis Odontolabis Odontolabis Odontolabis sp. Prosopocoilus sp. Mylabris Mylabris Mylabris Epuraea sp. Aceraius Aceraius sp. Aulacocyclus syn Aulacocyclus sp. Odontotaenius sp. Passalus Taeniocerus Adoretus Adoretus Adoretus Adoretus sp. Agestrata Agestrata sp. Allomyrina Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala

Species pahangensis (Nagel) strigiceps albersi Kraatz

Family Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Meloidae Meloidae Meloidae Nitidulidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Passalidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae

Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

Common names

Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or

forsteri (Hope) cantori (Hope) laminifer Waterhouse cuvera Hope gazella (F.) siva Hope & Wetson

cichorii (L.) syn himalayaensis Saha variabilis (Pallas)

helferi Kuwert bicuspi Kaup

interruptus (L.) bicuspis (Kaup.) compressus (Weber) convexus Burm. pachysomatus Kobayashi orichalca (L.) dichotoma (L.) anguliceps Arrow antiqua Gyll. bilunulata Fairm. Check blaisei Ohaus cantori (Hope) chalcites Sharp concha Ohaus coxalis Bates cupripes (Hope) fusikibia Lin laotica Frey lasiocnemis Ohaus latefemorata (Ohaus)

Distribution & References Remarks India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Singh et al 2007a) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Indonesia, Kalimantan (Chung 2003) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Singh et al 2007a) see Myrabilis variabilis (Pallas) India (Singh et al 2007a) India (Singh et al 2007a) syn Myrabilis chichorii (l.) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007a) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007a) see Taeiocerus India (Singh et al 2007) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007a) syn Aulacocyclus Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Utsonomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007, Chakravorty et al 2011) syn Tripoxylus dichotomus Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999, Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999, DeFoliart 2002, Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999, Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002)

life stages consumed adult larva larva adult

adult

larva adult

larva adult

adult larva larva adult larva adult larva adult adult adult

adult larva adult adult adult adult adult adult

adult adult adult

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Genus Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala Anomala sp. Aphodius (Pharaphodius) Aphodius (Pharaphodius) Aphodius (Pharaphodius) Aphodius (Pharaphodius) sp. Apogonia sp. Brahmina Brahmina Cassolus Catharsius Catharsius Catharsius sp. Chaetadoretus Chalcosoma

Species lignea Arrow parallela Benderitter pallidae F. punctulicollis Fairmaire rugosa Arrow shanica Arrow scherei Frey vuilletae Paulian crenatus Harold marginellus (F.) putearius Reitter

mikado T. Itoh parvula Moser humeralis Arrow birmanensis Lansberge molossus L.

Family Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae

Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

Common names

Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or

cribratus (White) atlas (L.)

Distribution & References Thailand (Masumoto & Utsunomiya 1998) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002, Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomyia & Masumoto 1999, Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999, Hanboonsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia (DeFoliart 2002) as Megasoma actaeon L., but this a Neotropical sp., Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Indonesia (Meer, v.d. Mohr 1965, Lukiwati 2010)

Remarks

life stages consumed adult adult aduly adult adult adult adult adult

adult adult adult adult adult adult larva

Chalcosoma Copris (Microcopris) Copris (Paracopris) Copris (s.str.) Copris Copris Copris Copris (s.str.) Copris Copris sp. Empectida Eupatorus Exolontha Exopholis Exopotus sp. check

moellenkampi Kolbe reflexus (F.) punctulatus Wiedemann carinicus Gillet corpulentus Gillet furciceps Felsche sinicus Hope nevinsoni Waterhouse vitalisi Gillet tonkinensis Moser gracilicornis Arrow castanea Zhang hypoleuca (Wiedemann)

Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae

Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col

Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or

Indonesia (Chung 2003, 2010) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999, Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999, Hanboonsong or Copris punctatus 2010) India (Singh et al 2007a) Gillet Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999, Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Utsonomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Indonesia (Meer, v.d. Mohr 1965, DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia, Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002)

larva adult adult adult adult adult adult

adult adult adult adult adult

Mohr 1965. stigma (F. pulverulenta Burm. Itoh cinctus (F.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 42 Genus Gymnopleurus syn Species aethiops Sharp Family Scarabaeidae Order Col Common names dung beetle Fauna Or Distribution & References Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Remarks see Paragymnopleurus melanarius life stages consumed Heliocopris bucephalus (F. staudingeri Brenske rorida (F. Megistophylla Melolontha syn Mimela Mimela Mimela Mimela Miridiba Oniticellus Onitis Onitis Onitis Onitis Onitis bimaculata (Saunders) punctum Blanch.) Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or adult adult larva adult larva adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult syn O.) affinis (Arrow) rhadamistus (F. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Singh et al 2007a) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Masumoto & Utsunomiya 1998) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. Hoplosternus dominus Bates lioderes Redtenbacher cephalotus (Burmeister) hainanensis Chang nigricollis Brenske nigricollis rubricollis Moser Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col dung beetle dung beetle Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or malaccensis Moser Myanmar (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto. Liatongus Liatongus syn Liatongus Liatongus Maladera sp. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) syn Melolontha malaccensis (Moser) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumota 1999) Philippines (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer. Heteronychus Holotrichia Holotrichia Holotrichia Holotrichia Holotrichia sp.) tridentatus (Boucomont) venator (F. v. Adalla et al 2010) Philippines (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. Chung 2003. kiuchii Masumoto see O.d. Leucopholis Leucopholis Leucopholis Leucopholis Leucopholis sp.) castaneus Redtenbacher falcatus (Wulfen) feae Felsche kiuchii Masumoto syn niger Lansberge Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae see Scaptodera adult . falcatus (Wulfen) adult irrorata Chevr. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsonomiya & Masumoto 2000) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Masumoto & Utsunomiya 1998) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) adult larva pupa adult adult adult adult adult adult adult Lepidiota Lepidiota Lepidiota Lepidiota sp. 2010) India (Singh et al 2007) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Philippines (DeFoliart 2002.) Scarabaeidae Col dung beetle Or Heliocopris Heliocopris sp.) andrewsi Moser malaccensis (Moser) ferreroi Sabatinelli ignistriata Lin linpingi Sabatinelli schulzei Sabatinelli tuberculipennis obscura T. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999.

Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Remarks life stages consumed adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult larva pupa adult adult adult syn Liatongus rhadamitus (F.) Family Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Asiatic rhinoceros beetle Pachnessa sp. 2000. Psilopholis sp. Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus Onthophagus check Onthophagus sp. Itoh paucisetosa Frey planicollis (Burmeister) rotundicollis T.) khonmiinitnoi Masumoto luridipennis Boheman orientalis Harold papulatus Boucomont proletarius Harold rectecornutus Lansberge sagittarius (F. Paragymnopleurus Paraphytus Polyphylla Propomacrus sp Protaetia sp. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand Myanmar Philippines India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia. Itoh simplex Frey Distribution & References Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto1999. Scaptodera Sophrops check Sophrops Sophrops Sophrops Sophrops Sophrops Sophrops Sophrops Sophrops Sophrops melanarius Harold hindu Arrow tonkinensis DeWailly Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col dung beetle Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or ? vestita (Sharp) rhadamistus (F. Itoh foveatus (Moser) opacidorsalis T.) abscessus Brenske bituberculatus (Moser) brunneus (Moser) excisus T. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999.d. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Singh et al 2007a) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer.) seniculus (F.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 43 Genus Onitis Onitis Onitis sp. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999.) taurinus White tragus (F. Oryctes Species subopacus Arrow virens Lansberge avocetta Arrow bonasus (F.) adult adult syn Holotrichia planicollis adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult .) tricornis (Wiedemann) trituber Wiedemann ragoides Boucomont rhinoceros (L. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999. Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Masumoto & Utsunomiya 1998) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999) Thailand (Masumoto & Utsunomiya 1998) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999. Mohr 1965) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999. Psilopholis sp. v. Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999.

Mantis Mantidae gen. Mohr) Remarks life stages consumed adult larva adult not Oriental! (Madag. Blatta Neostylopyga Cryptocercus sp. venosa Ol. v. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007) India (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer. check Panesthia sp. Ephemeroptera gen. aridifolia sinensis Saussure Mantidae syn Mantidae megacephala F. Calliphora syn Chrysomya Hermetia Cloeon Ephemera sp. aridifolia var. larva larva larva nymph adult nymph adult adult . Mantidae Col Col Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Diptera Diptera Diptera Eph Eph Eph Korean bug Or Or Or Or Or Distribution & References Thailand (Masumoto & Utsunomiya 1998) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand Myanmar India (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. v.) Mantidae Mantidae sinensis Sauss. Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 44 Genus Sophrops Sophrops sp. Kalimantan (Chung 2003) oriental latrine fly see Chrysomya syn Calliphora megacephala F. v.) Tenebrionidae Trictenotomidae Blaberidae Blaberidae orientalis L. Mohr 1965) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007) Indonesia.) kimminsi Hubbard Calliphoridae Calliphoridae Stratiomyidae Baetidae Ephemeridae Ephemer. fam Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia. Xylotrupes Species tonkinensis (Moser) gideon L. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Utsunomiya & Masumoto 1999. v. sinensis Saussure Chinese mantis Or Tenodera Tenodera sp. Kalimantan (Chung 2003) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer. Family Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Order Col Col Col Common names Fauna Or Or Or Palembus Trictenotoma sp.d. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007) Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia.) adult adult adult egg adult egg adult adult egg adult jungle cockroach harlequin cockroach Or Or Or Or Or Or Or syn H. Austr. Gongylus Hierodula Hierodula Hierodula Hierodula Hierodula sp. Mohr 1965) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Philippines (Adalla et al 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Singh et al 2007) Malaysia. Gromphadorhina sp. megacephala (Fabr. rhombifolia (Stoll) Blattidae Blattidae Cryptocercidae gongylodes L. Mohr 1965) Indonesia (Meer. see T.d.d. adult sinensis Sauss. vitrea (Stoll) see H.) illucens (L. Giant Asian Mantis European mantid Or Or Or egg adult egg adult adult syn H. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007) Malaysia.d. coarctata Saussure venosa Olivier vitrea (Stoll) syn westwoodi Kirby Empusidae Mantidae Mantidae Mantidae Mantidae Mantidae religiosa (L. Tenodera dermestoides (Fairm.

v.) phasianus (F. Chakravorty et al 2011) Malaysia. giant water bug Sphaerodema Sphaerodema Anoplocnemis Dalader Homoeocerus sp.) Family Alydidae Alydidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Order Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Common names paddy bug rice bug Fauna Or Or Or Or Distribution & References Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) Remarks syn Leptocorisa varicornis (F. Kalimantan (Chung 2003) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. scrutator (Kirkaldy) spinole (Leth.) javanica (Thunb. Chakravorty 2011) Laos (YhoungAree et al 2005) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer.) robustus Stal ruber (L.) oratorius (F. Mohr 1965) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (DeFoliart 2002) syn Coridius chinensis India (DeFoliart 2002) syn Coridius nepalensis India (DeFoliart 2002) see Aspongopus India (DeFoliart 2002) see Aspongopus India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer. Hanboonsong 2010) eggs adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult .) Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Coreidae Coreidae Coreidae Coreidae Dinidoridae Dinidoridae Dinidoridae Dinidoridae Dinidoridae Gerridae Gerridae Gerridae Nepidae Nepidae Nepidae Nepidae Nepidae Nepidae Notonectidae Notonectidae Notonectidae Notonectidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het leef-footed bug stink bug Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or water strider water strider water strider water scorpion water scorpion waterscorpion water scorpion water scorpion waterscorpion backswimmer backswimmer backswimmer backswimmer longipes thai Lansbury varpes Stal barbutus Brooks bouvieri Kirkaldy undulata Say not Asian! picta (F.) picus (F. Antilochus Pygoplatys sp. Ranatra Ranatra Anisops Anisops Anisops sp.) viridula (L.) chinensis Dallas nepalensis Westw.) papillosa (Drury) Pentatomidae Dinodoridae Pentatomidae Dinodoridae Pyrrhocoridae Tessaratomidae Tessaratomidae Tessaratomidae Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het stink bug stink bug red bug longan stink bug lichi stink bug Or Or Or Or Or Or Malaysia. Tessaratoma Tessaratoma nepalensis Westwood coqueberti (F.) rusticum (F. tenebrosa (F.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 45 Genus Leptocorisa Leptocorisa Diplonychus sp.) acuticosta Amyot & Serv. Mictis Aspongopus Aspongopus Coridius syn Coridius syn Cyclopelta Cylindrostethus Gerris Gerris sp.) life stages consumed adult adult indicus Lep. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002.) stink bug stink bug Aspongopus Aspongopus sp. Lethocerus Species acuta (Thunb.d.) fullo (Thunb. Notonecta sp. Bagrada Erthesina Halyomorpha Nezara molestum (Duf. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Indonesia. Sabah (Chun et al 2002) Malaysia (Chun 2010) Indonesia.) subhimalayensis Strickl. chinensis (Dallas) nepalensis (Westw. Kalimantan (Chung 2003) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand Myanmar Malaysia Vietnam India (DeFoliart 2002. v. Laccotrephes Laccotrephes Laccotrephes Nepa sp. Mohr 1965) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand Myanmar (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Singh et al 2007.d. & Serv. Singh et al 2007.) griseus (Guer.

Indonesia (Meer.) stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee stingless bee carpenter bee see Nannotrigona see Trigona larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa Halictinae larva pupa honey larva pupa syn Melipona vidua larva pupa (Lep. Mohr 1965) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002). Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Myanmar (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) Indonesia (Chung 2010) Indonesia (Meer. v. javana End.d. Indonesia (Meer. Mohr 1965) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Malaysia. Meimuna Orientopsaltria sp.) lacca (Kerr) cerana F. dorsata laboriosa Smith larva pupa honey Apis Apis Bombus sp. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand Malaysia Vietnam India Nepal Sri Lanka (DeFoliart 2002) as Apis sp.d.) minuta (Lep. Mohr 1965) Malaysia. Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Flatidae Kerridae Apidae see Chremistica adult syn A. Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym little honey bee honey bee Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or larva pupa larva pupa minuta (Lep.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 46 Genus Tessaratoma Chremistica sp. Xylocopa florae F. Sabah (Chun et al 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand Laos (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) Malaysia (Chun 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer. v. v. Mohr 1965) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. Pycna Rihana syn Flatidae sp. v. v. Trigona Trigona Trigona sp. Platylomia sp. Platypleura Pomponia Pomponia Pomponia Pomponia sp. Laccifer Apis Species quadrata Distant aquila (Walker) jacoona Distant rufivena Walker spiculata Noualhier Family Tessaratomidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Order Hem Het Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hym Common names stink bug Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Distribution & References India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. v. intemerata crowfooti (Dist.d. Indonesia (Meer. Hanboonsong 2010) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) Malaysia. Cryptotympana Dundubia Dundubia Dundubia Dundubia sp. Mohr 1965) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Philippines (Adalla et al 2010) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks syn Rihana life stages consumed adult adult adult larva adult adult adult larva adult adult adult adult adult adult nymph adult larva adult adult adult D. larva pupa honey moth bug Indian lac insect Indian honey bee Apis dorsata F. Euterpnosia Magicicada sp.d.d. Apidae Hym giant honey bee Or syn A. Indonesia (Meer.) opalifera (Walker) insignis Distant imperatoria (Westw.) vidua (Lep.d. confusa 1965. jacoona species group syn D. Cicadidae gen Cosmopsaltria sp.) Indonesia (Meer.) biroi Friese vidua (Lep. Malaysia. Singh et al 2007. mellifera L. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Malaysia (Chun 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010). Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand Philippines (DeFoliart 2002. Mohr 1965) Malaysia. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Pérez .) adult larva pupa aestuans (L. Adalla et al 2010) Indonesia (Meer.d. Melipona syn Melipona syn Nannotrichona Nomia sp.d. Lukiwati 2010). Chakravorty et al 2011) Malaysia Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand Philippines India Nepal (DeFoliart 2002. Adalla et al 2010) as Apis indica F. v. v. Mohr 1965) India (Singh et al 2007.) linearis (Walker) merula (Distant) repanda (L. Mohr syn X.

var.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 47 Genus Xylocopa Xylocopa Species confusa Perez syn latipes (Drury) Family Apidae Apidae Order Hym Hym Common names carpenter bee carpenter bee Fauna Or Or Distribution & References Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Malaysia. serrula (Desneux) syn M. Indonesia (Meer. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Singh et al 2007) Indonesia. Mohr 1965) Malaysia.d.) anomala (Saussure) Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym potter wasp hornet nihgt wasp Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Eumeninae larva pupa larva larva brood brood larva pupa affinis (L. Mohr 1965) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer. Microcerotermes Microcerotermes Odontotermes Odontotermes velutina auraria Smith Vespidae Vespidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Asian predatory wasp Or Or Or Or subterranean termite Or dry wood termite Or Or Or Or Or Or Or larva pupa larva see V. Kalimantan (Chung 2003) Malaysia (Chung 2003) Philippines (Adalla et al 2010).) Eumenes Eumenes sp. Mohr 1965) India (Singh et al 2007) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia. Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010). red ant larva pupa all stages smaragdina (F. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Malaysia. malayana Bequard vulgaris (L. Provespa Ropalidia sp. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Myanmar (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Indonesia (Meer. Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) as Vespa cincta. Oecophylla gigas Apidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Formicidae Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym carpenter bee giant forest ant carpenter ant Or Or Or Or Or Or Or larva adult pollen adult pupa castanea Smith vandermeermohri Menozzi acrobat ant green tree ant.) gilvus (Hagen) Vespidae Vespidae Rhinotermitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae dubius (Haviland) syn serrula (Desneux) feae (Wasmann) formosanus Shiraki see M. larva adult larva pupa adult greater banded hornet Vespa Vespa sp.) consumed adult larav pupa adult Xylocopa sp. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Indonesia. as Platynopoda ) Sri Lanka (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. tropica (L. Vespa Vespa Vespa Vespa Vespa petiolata F. Sabah (Chung et al 2002. v. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007) Malaysia.) syn Vespa malayana Beq. v.d. Chakravorty et al 2011). stigma (F.) flavipes (Kollar) flavicollis (F. Camponotus Camponotus sp.d. multimaculata larva winged adult winged adult winged adult winged adult winged adult winged adult winged adult queen luctuosa Sm. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Malaysia (Chung 2010) Malaysia (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer. Mohr 1965) India (Singh et al 2007. v.) affinis indosinensis Pérez multimaculata Perkins orientalis L. Vespa syn Vespula Reticulitermes Kalotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes sp. Carebara Crematogaster Crematogaster sp. Kalimantan (Chung 2003) Thailand Myanmar India (DeFoliart 2002. Polistes Polistes sp.d. v. Laos (YhoungAree et al 2005) Malaysia. Indonesia (Meer. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (Wilsanand 2005) Remarks life stages see X. v. Kalimantan (Chung 2003) Malaysia. dubius (Haviland) . aestuans (L. Mohr 1965) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia.d.

Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Malaysia (Chung 2010) Malaysia. styx Westw. Aeschnidae gen. puera (Cramer) (prob. pomona L. Ceriagrion sp. check Termes syn Diacrisia Bombyx Zeuzera sp.) (prob. Liphyra Hyblaea Catopsilia sp.d.d. adults silk worm pupa larva larva pupa larva larva pupa atrostigmella Moore fuscidentalis Hampson nigrita (Latr.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 48 Genus Odontotermes sp. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree 2005) Malaysia. Mohr 1965) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010).) thrax (L. v. (?) Acisoma puera (Cramer) brassolis Westw. Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007. Indonesia (Meer. Termes check Termes check Termes check Termes check Termes gen.d. Mohr 1965) Indonesia (Meer.) Family Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Arctiidae Bombycidae Cossidae Crambidae Crambidae Hesperiidae Hesperiidae Order Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Common names Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Distribution & References Indonesia (Meer. v. Laos (Cesard 2006). Mohr 1965) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand Myanmar Vietnam India (DeFoliart 2002.) larva larva nymph nymph adult nymph adult guttatus (Burm.) celerio (L.) hairy emperor damselfly vittigera (Rambur) vittigera bellicose Lieftinck rapax (Rambur) panorpoides Rambur larva adult nymph larva adult nymph nymph . Anax Anax sp. Mohr 1965) Malaysia. v. Mohr 1965) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Indonesia (Lukiwati 2010) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Eastwood 2010) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer.d.) lachesis F. v.) Hyblaeidae Lasiocampidae Lycaenidae Noctuidae Pieridae Pieridae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Aeschnidae Coenagrionidae Coenagrionidae Corduliidae Corduliidae Gomphidae Gomphidae Libellulidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata teak defoliator teak defoliator muga silk-moth Indian tussah silkworm Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or larva pupa in red ant nests larva larva syn Terias pupa pupa pupa pupa Samia cynthia ricini pupa ? Cynthia moth eri silk-moth syn Herse convulvuli (L. Mohr 1965) Indonesia (Meer.d.d. Enallagma sp. hecabe L. paphia (L.) assama Westw. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002).d. Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002). Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) India (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks life stages consumed winged adult adults adults see Termis fatalis L. Epophthalmia Epophthalmia Ictinogomphus Stylurus sp. v.d. v.) roylei Moore trifenestrata (helfer) cynthia (Drury) ricini (Boisd. Mohr 1965) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Roepke 1951) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Meer. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer. convolvuli (L. Mohr 1965) Indonesia (Meer. v. mordax sumatranum destructor obliqua (Walker) mori (L. Eurema Antheraea Antheraea Antheraea Cricula Samia Samia Acherontia Acherontia Agrius Hippotion Aeschna sp. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia (Chung 2010) Malaysia.) bamboo borer chocolate demon banana skipper Hyblaea Malacosoma sp. (?) Brihaspa Omphisa Ancistroides Erionata Species atrox fatalis L. v.

v. J. Catantops Catantops syn Ceracris Chondacris Chortippus sp. Mohr 1965) life stages consumed larva adult adult adult nymph adult nymph adult larva nymph nymph nymph adult adult adult larva adult adult adult nymph larva adult trivialis (Rambur) pulchella Drury check L. J.T.) Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or or T. Cyrtacanthacris Diabolocantops Ducetia Gastrimargus Hieroglyphodes Hieroglyphus Hieroglyphus Heiroglyphus sp. 2008) India (Singh. Mecopoda Mecostethus sp. & Chakravorty.) annexus Bolivar infuscatus (Haan) nigricornis nigricornis rosea (DeGeer) tatarica (L. Neurothemis Neurothemis sp. Diplacodes Diplacodes sp. O. & Chakravorty.T. limbata (Desj. & Chakravorty. 2008) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) see Stenocatantops India (Singh. & Chakravorty. O. Sympetrum sp.d. (?) Pantala Potamarcha Rhyothemis sp. Acrida Acrida Acrida Acrida Acrida sp. Sabah (Chung Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) syn Parapleurus Indonesia (Meer. pulchella is a Nearctic sp. Tramea Trithemis Urothemis sp. Chakravorty et al 2011) Indonesia (Cesard 2006) Indonesia (Cesard 2006) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Laos (Xhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Cesard 2006) Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Cesard 2006) Indonesia (Cesard 2006) Malaysia. Adalla 2010) India (Singh et al 2007) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia.) transmarina euryala Selys aurora (Burm. (?) Macroma sp. Oxya Oxya Species contaminata (F.) elongata (L.) adult larva adult nymph adult river skimmers cinerea (Thunberg) exaltata (Walker) gigantea (Herbst) willemsei Dirsch thalassinus tamulus (F. Libellula Libellulidae gen.) innotabilis (Walker) japonica (Thunb. v. Pachydiplax sp. 2008) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002.) chinensis (Thunbberg) japonica (Thunb. Locusta Locusta sp.T. J.) obscura (Ramb. 2008) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand Philippines (DeFoliart 2002. v.T. O. J. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Singh. skimmers ramburii (Bauer) glaucum (Brauer) sabina (Drury) flavscens (L. Mohr 1965) India (Singh. O. Aiolopus Aiolopus sp.) marmoratus (Thunbeg) assamensis Uvarov concolor (Walker) oryzivorus Carl migratoria (L. Mohr 1965) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. O.d. & Chakravorty.) lineata assidua Lieftinck servilia (Drury) Family Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Macromiidae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Order Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Common names river skimmers Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Distribution & References Remarks India (Singh et al 2007.T.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 49 Genus Brachythemis Cratilla Crocothemis Crocothemis sp. Hanboonsong 2010) syn Acridium India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al Indonesia (Meer. Hanboonsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Indonesia (Meer. & Chakravorty. J. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Indonesia (Cesard 2006.) black spotted clown grasshopper migratory locust Indonesia (Cesard 2006) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh. O. J. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) Malaysia. Sabah (Chung et al adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult nymph adult adult .d. 2008) India (Singh. 2008) India (DeFoliart 2002) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia. Lukiwati 2010) Indonesia (Cesard 2006) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002.T. Orthetrum Orthetrum Orthetrum sp.

) avis Rehn & Rehn japonica (Bolivar) succincta (Johannson) Family Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Order Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Common names Bombay locust Fauna Or Or Or Or Or Or Phlaeoba Schistocerca Schistocerca sp. Indonesia (Meer. Shirakiacris Stenocatantops antennata B.d.) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) 2 ssp.) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Indonesia (Meer. O. Gryllidae Orth Or adult .d. Mohr 1965. Tarbinskiellus Tarbinskiellus confirmatus (Walker) vittatus (Haan) orientalis (Burmeister) portentosus Licht Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Or Or Or Or Or Or syn A.d. v. J. Mohr 1965) syn G. & Chakravorty. O. v. Mohr 1965) see G. Lukiwati 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Indonesia ( Meer. v. Lukiwati 2010) India (Meyer-Rochow 2004) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) India (Singh et al 2007) see Patanga see Modicogryllus confirmatus (Walker) see T. Thailand Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand Philippines (DeFoliart 2002. confirmata syn Brachytrupes adult adult Tarbinskiellus sp. Wattenwyl gregaria (Forskal) shirakii (Bolivar) splendens (Thunberg) Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth desert locust Or Or Or Or Or Distribution & References Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh. Indonesia (Meer. Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer. v.d. Hanboonsong 2010) Laos not recorded in (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand ? Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) not recorded in Thailand ? See Teleogryllus mitratus (Burm. Mohr 1965. Parapleuris sp. Gymnogryllus Gymnogryllus sp. v. elegans (Guér. Mohr 1965) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand Myanmar Indonesia Vietnam India (DeFoliart 2002.T. Modicogryllus Nisitrus Pteronemobius sp.d. Mohr 1965) India (Singh. Gymnogryllus syn leucostictus (Burm. Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand India (DeFoliart 2002. Mohr 1965) Remarks life stages consumed adult see Mecostethus Acridium rubescens adult in DeFoliart adult nymph adult syn Acridium infuscata Haan Catantops infuscatus Haan Trilophidia Valanga Ratanga (misspelling) Acheta syn annulata (Thunberg) nigricornis (Burmeister) avis Rehn & Rehn confirmata Walker Acrididae Acrididae Catantopidae Gryllidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Or Or Or Or Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia (Meer. Lukiwati 2010) Malaysia. v. J. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Acheta syn Brachytrupes syn Grylloderes Gryllus Gryllus sp.) bimaculatus De Geer Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth two spotted cricket Or Or Or Or Or Or testaceus Walk. 2008) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (Singh et al 2007. Hanboonsong 2010).World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 50 Genus Oxya Oxya sp. & Chakravorty.T.) Indonesia (Meer. leucostictus (Burm.). v.) Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Orth Orth Orth Or Or Or elegans Guér.d. Gryllus syn check testacea Walker portentosus Licht melanocephalus (Serv.d. mitratus see Tarbinskiellus adult Homoeoxipha sp. syn Patanga Patanga Patanga Species velox (F. v.

d. Euconocephalus Euconocephalus sp. Chakravorty et al 2011) India (Singh.d. India (DeFoliart 2002). Hexacentrus Holochlora Holochlora Mecapoda Onomarchus sp. O. C. Chakravorty et al 2011) Indian (Sing et al 2007) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) see G.d. T. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Thailand (DeFoliart 2002) life stages consumed nymph adult adult adult adult adult adult adult unicolor Serville albida Brunner von Wattenwyl indica Kirby elongata (L. Euparatettix sp. Diestrammena sp. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) India (DeFoliart 2002) Thailand Laos (Nonaka et al). Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Malaysia. v.) adult titan White Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae see Mecopoda. 2008) Malaysia. v. Mohr 1965) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) testaceus Walker. check maculates (LeGuillou) Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth katydid Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or incertus (Walker) Distribution & References Remarks Thailand (DeFoliart 2002. J. Teleogryllus syn Velarifictorus sp. Scudderia is Nearctic adult . Hanboonsong 2010) Indonesia syn Gryllus (Meer. ? Chloracris africana microphtalma Chopard psittacina (de Haan) Gryllotalpidae Pyrgomorphidae Pyrgomorphidae Rhaphidophoridae Schizodactylidae Schizodactylidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Tettigoniidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth spotted grasshopper Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or Or monstrosus (Drury) tuberculatus Ander tenuipes Giebel sand cricket katydid katydid brullei Pictet & Saussure ? Conocephalus (Anisoptera) Conocephalus sp. Gryllotalpa testaceus (Walk. prasina ? Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Vietnam (DeFoliart 2002). Pseudophyllus Scudderia sp. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) syn Gryllotalpa longipennis (de Haan) Malaysia. Teleogryllus testaceus (Walker) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) see T. Indonesia (Meer. gryllotalpa is not India (Singh et al 2007. africana Beauvois Malaysia. Schizodactylus Schizodactylus Arachnacris Arachnacris sp. & Chakravorty.) africana Beauv. hirsuta Burmeister Indonesia (DeFoliart 2002) Philippines (Adalla et al 2010) G.) Family Gryllidae Order Orth Common names Fauna Or Teleogryllus sp. Mohr 1965) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Malaysia. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) India (Chakravorty et al 2011) genus not known fom India India (Chakravorty et al 2011) species not known from India. Indonesia (Meer. v. longipennis (de Haan) syn Gryllotalpidae Gryllotalpidae Orth Orth mole criquet Or Or Gryllotalpa syn Atractomorpha Atractomorpha sp. mitratus Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand (Hanboonsong 2010) Thailand Phiilippines Vietnam India (DeFoliart 2002).World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 51 Genus Teleogryllus Species mitratus (Burm. Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllotalpidae Gryllotalpidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth African mole cricket Or Or Or Or Or Gryllotalpa hirsuta Burmeister Gryllotalpidae Orth Or Gryllotalpa Gryllotalpa sp. Mohr 1965) Laos (Yhoung-Aree et al 2005) Malaysia. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) see G.

World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 52 Genus Tettigonia sp.) buqueti Guérin longimanus (F.) nobilis (Ganglb. versifasciata excreta (Serville) adult adult nymph nymph Platycrana Pediculus Nemoura sp. 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) Iran Syria (DeFoliart 2002)) Iran Iraq (DeFoliart 2002) Israel (DeFoliart 2002) Iran Iraq Syria (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) P. Chung 2003) Malaysia (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks life stages consumed nymph adult egg syn E. ferrugineus (Oliv. dorsata is Nearctic syn Melanauster chinensis Forster syn A. Sabah (Chung et al 2002) Malaysia (DeFoliart 2002. Pteronarcys Chalcophora Coraebus Coraebus Sphenoptera Anoplophora Anoplophora Anoplophora syn Apriona Apriona Aromia Batocera Cerambycidae gen.) versirubra (Serville) Family Tettigoniidae Heteropterygidae Heteropterygidae Phasmatidae Order Orth Phasmida Phasmida Phasmida Common names stick insect Fauna Or Or Or Or Distribution & References India (Singh et al 2007) Malaysia.) emarginatus (Eichhoff) Phasmatidae Pediculidae Nemouridae Pteronarcyidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Buprestidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambicidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Cerambycidae Chrysomelidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Dryophthorinae Curculionidae Scolytinae Curculionidae Scolytinae Curculionidae Scolytinae Phasmida Phthiraptera Plecoptera Plecoptera Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col pine shoot beetle red palm weevil Asian palm weevil Or Or Or Or Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Asian longhorn beetle Pal Pal Pal Malaysia (DeFoliart 2002) Indonesia (Roepke 1951) India (Singh et al 2007) India (Singh et al 2007) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 1999. hilaris (Pascoe) kozlovi Jakovleff longicorne (Newman) femorata (Drury) mellificus Jekel onopordi (F. Prionus Psacothea Spenoptera Stromatium Sagra Larinus Larinus Larinus Larinus Cyrtotrachelus Cyrtotrachelus Macrochirus Otidognathus Rhynchophorus Sphaerotrypes Tomicus Xyleborus viridana (Oliv. sauteri Kerremans sidae Kerremans kozlovi Jak. dorsata (Say) check yunnana Fairm.) humanus L. nobilis (Ganglbauer) see A.) germari (Hope) rugicollis Chevrolat bungii (Faldermann) lineolata Chevrolat insularis Motsch. Haaniella Haaniella Eurycnema Species echinata (Redtenbacher) grayi (Westw. chinensis (Forster) glabripennis (Motsch.) longipes Lacordaire davidis Fairm. glabripennis larva mulberry longhorn beetle Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal giant bamboo weevil Pal bamboo weevil Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal larva larva larva pupa larva larva larva larva pupa pupa pupa pupa larva larva .) yunnanensis Tsai & Yin piniperda (L.) rudicollis Petri syriacus (Gyll.

) sugillatus Er. DeFoliart 2002. Hydrophilus syn Tropisternus !! bilineatus (MacLeay) cavisternum (Bedel) hastatus (Herbst) Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Hydrophilidae Col Col Col Col Col Col Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal adult adult pallidipalpes (MacLeay) collaris (F. Ramos et al 2009) Japan (Ramos et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002. Ramos et al 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002).) assimile (Herbst) pini (Ol.) adult Lucanus Prosopocoilus Psalidoremus syn Allomyrina Amphimallon Amphimallon Anomala maculifemoratus Motsch. Ramos et al 2009) China Japan Taiwan (DeFoliart) China Japan (Ramos et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002. Japan (Ramos et al 2009) China Japan (Schimitschek 1968. Platambus Rhantus Elateridae gen. Japan (Schimitschek 1968. Ramos et al 2009). Ramos et al 2009) China (Ramos et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002. Chen 1999.) Japan (Ramos et al 2009) misidentification thie is a Neotropic sp. Ramos et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Ramos et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002.) inclinatus (Motsch. inclinatus (Motsch.) corpulenta Motsch. Ramos et al 2009) Japan (Ramos et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002. japonicus Sharp marginatus Sharp acuminatus Motsch. validus Régimbart guttulus (Régimbart) pulverosus (Stephens) curtus Motsch. tripunctatus (Oliv.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 53 Genus Acilius sp. Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) syn Psalidoremus Japan (Schimitschek 1968) see Prosopocoilus Japan (Schimitschek 1968) syn Xylotrupes dichotomus L. Italy Moldavia Walachia (DeFoliart 2002) Italy Moldavia Walachia (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) adult adult adult adult adult adult larva pupa larva adult larva adult larva adult adult Hydrophilus Hydrophilus Hydrophilus Hydrophilus sp. Ramos et al 2009) Japan (Ramos et al 2009) Japan (Ramos et al 2009) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (Ramos et al 2009) syn Platynectus guttula (Rég. Jäch 2003. Gyrinus Gyrinus Dineutes Hydrophilus Species Family Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Dytiscidae Elateridae Gyrinidae Gyrinidae Gyrinidae Hydrophilidae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Common names predaceous diving beetles Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References China (Ramos et al 2009) China (Ramos et al 2009) Remarks life stages consumed fulvipennis Régimbart bengalensis Aubé brevis Aubé guerini Aubé japonicus Sharp lewisianus Sharp limbatus (Fabr. Chen et al 1999. water scavenger beetles China (DeFoliart 2002. Chen et al 1999.) syn Gaurodytes fulvipennis (Rég. Jäch 2003. Chen 1999.) dichotoma (L.) adult adult adult adult habilis (Say) marginalis L. Agabus Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Cybister Dytiscidae gen. Ramos et al syn Hydrous 2009) Japan (Ramos et al 2009) pallidipalpis Macleay China (DeFoliart 2002. Dytiscus Dytiscus Dytiscus Dytiscus sp.) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002. acuminatus (Motsch. Japan (Ramos et al 2009) China (Jäch 2003) China (DeFoliart 2002) see H. Lucanidae Lucanidae Lucanidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Pal Pal Pal Japanese rhinoceros Pal beetle scarab beetles Pal Pal Pal larva adult larva adult larva adult larva adult adult .

) Family Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Scarabaeidae Cetoniinae Scarabaeidae Cetoniinae Scarabaeidae Cetoniinae Scarabaeidae Dynastinae Scarabaeidae Dynastinae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Tenebrionidae Blattidae Ectobiidae Blattidae Blattidae Blattidae Blattidae Mantidae Mantidae Mantidae Mantidae Mantidae Mantidae Calliphoridae Calliphoridae Order Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Col Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Blattodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dictyoptera Mantodea Dipt Dipt Common names Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References China (Chen et al 1999.) Pal Pal larva larva . picea Shiraki adult see P.) scrobiculata Brenske laticollis Lewis sacer L.) rhinoceros (L.) syn wallichi bowringi Pascoe jucunda (Faldermann) aerata (Erichs. life stages consumed larva adult see Allomyrina dichotoma (L.) fuliginosa Serville picea Shiraki syn patellifera Serville religiosa (L. Blatta Blattella Periplaneta Periplaneta Periplaneta Periplaneta Hierodula Mantis Statilia Tenodera Tenodera Mantidae gen.) australasiae (F.) dichotomus (L. orientalis L. Pimelia sp. Scarabaeus Scarabaeus syn Xylotrupes Dicranocephalus Oxycetonia Protaetia Allomyrina Oryctes Blaps sp. 2009) Turkey Tunesia (DeFoliart 2002) Turkey North Africa (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) Turkey North Africa (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schiimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks syn Scarabaeus molossus L. DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002) Egypt (DeFoliart 2002) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999. Callliphoridae gen. Chrysomyia Species molossus (L.) americana (L. fuliginosa Serville adult adult adult adult adult syn Paratenodera adult blow flies megacephala (F. Tenebrio Tenebrio sp. molossus Linn.) maculata Thunberg aridifolia angustipennis Saussure aridifolia aridifolia Stoll syn P.) larva larva adult adult adult adult adult adult molitor L. dichotomus (L.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 54 Genus Catharsius Holotrichia Holotrichia Holotrichia Polyphylla Scarabaeidae gen.) oblita Faldermann parallela (Motsch. germanica (L.

2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999. 2009) China Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002.) jucundus (Leth.) japonensis (Scott) chinensis Mayr unicolor Scott parva Distant validus Dallas cupreus (Westw. Chen et al 1999. dipterum (L.) japonensis (Distant) vacua (Olivier) vacua (Olivier) sinensis Del Guercio pela (Chavannes) syn Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Coccidae Coccidae Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom evening cicada Chinese wax scale Chinese wax scale Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Japan (Schimitschek 1968. Family Muscidae Muscidae Sarcophagidae Tipulidae Baetidae Ephemerellidae Ephemeroptera fam.) rusticum (F. japonensis Kato see Cryptotympana adult facialis (Walker) adult adult adult adult adult adult adult adult Graptopsaltria Meimuna Oncotympana Platypleura Tanna Terpnosia syn Yezoterpnosia Cicadidae gen. Belostomatidae gen. DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (Donkin 1977. 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002. 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Remarks see Musca domestica L. Ceroplastes Ericerus nigrofuscata (Motsch. & S. 1999. 2009) Midle East (DeFoliart 2002) Sinai Desert (DeFoliart 2002) Sinai Desert (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999. Chen et al 1999) see Yezoterpnosia syn Terpnosia syn Ericerus pela Chavanes see Ceroplastes sinensis Del Guercio Dactylopius coccus Costa Dactylopiidae Hem Hom cochineal insect Pal Canary Islands (Aldama-Aguilera et al 2005) adult.) kaempferi (F. Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999. 2009) China (Chen et al 1999.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 55 Genus Musca Musca Sarcophagidae gen. carminic acid . atrata (F. Chen et al 1999) China (Donkin 1977.) jinghongensis Xu et al deyrolei Vuillefroy deyrollei (Vuillefroy) indicus (L. Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Belostomatidae Coreidae Nepidae Nepidae Nepidae Pentatomidae Pentatomidae Tessaratomidae Tessaratomidae Tessaratomidae Aetalionidae Aphididae Cicadellidae Cicadellidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Cicadidae Order Dipt Dipt Dipt Dipt Eph Eph Eph Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Het Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Common names Oriental housefly flesh flies Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002.) tenebrosa (F.) facialis (Walker) japonicus Kato syn mayfly mayfly giant water bug giant waterbug giant water bug giant water bug see Lethocerus deyrollei syn Kirkaldyia deyrollei adult adult adult nuymph adult adult adult adult water scorpion water stick insect stink bugs lichi stink bug syn Membracidae syn Euscelis decoratus nymph adult nymph adult nymph adult honeydew honeydew honeydew cicadas nymph adult syn C. domestica vicina Macq. Kirkaldyia syn Lethocerus Lethocerus Sphaerodema Mictis Laccotrephes Ranatra Ranatra Cyclopelta Eurostus Eusthenes Eusthenes Tessaratoma Darthula Aphididae gen. Goniagnathus Opsius Cicada Cryptotympana Cryptotympana Cryptotympana Species domestica L. Chen et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al.) opalifera (Walker) maculaticollis (Motsch. Tipula Cloeon Ephemerella Ephemeroptera gen.) saevus Stal papillosa (Drury) hardwickii (Gray) decoratus (Hpt. life stages consumed larva larva larva nymph adult nymph adult paludosa Meig.) flammata Dist.

Formicidae aquilonia Yarrow Formicidae beijingensis Wu Formicidae fusca L. Cyamophila Chermes sp. dorsata F. Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Feng et al 2010. 2009) China (Chen et al 1999. Formicidae japonica Motsch. Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes Polistes sp. check Apidae gen. Xylocopa Hedickiana Liposthenus Camponotus Carebara Formica Formica Formica Formica Formica Formica Formica Formicidae gen.) Formicidae smaragdina (F. 2009.) Formicidae dives (Smith) Formicidae lamellidens Smith Formicidae vicina Roger syn Formicidae cerana F. Formicidae sanguinea Latr. mellifera L. 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) Sinai Desert (DeFoliart 2002) Iran Sinai Desert (DeFoliart 2002) Iran (DeFoliart 2002) Iran (Grami 1998) Iran (DeFoliart 2002) China Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 2009) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Italy (Dreon & Paoletti 2009) Italy (Dreon & Paoletti 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Turkey (DeFoliart 2002) France (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999. mayri Roger caespitum (L.) Cynipidae glechomae (L. Feng et al 2010) Remarks life stages consumed nymph adult honeydew honeydew honeydew honeydew syn Najacoccus Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae Apidae appendiculata circumvolens Apidae Smith levantina (Hed. 2009. vicina Roger see Polyrhachis dives Smith larva larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa pupae larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa syn nigrans Buysson . Provespa Vespa Vespa Vespa Species imitata (Melichar) prunicola Borchs mannipara (Ehrenberg) serpentinus Green astragalicola (Gegechkori) Family Flatidae Pseudococcidae Pseudococcidae Pseudococcidae Pseudococcidae Psyllidae Psyllidae Adelgidae? Order Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hem Hom Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Common names Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References China (Chen et al 1999. florae F. 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1986) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Feng et al 2010.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 56 Genus Lawana Phenacoccus Trabutina Trabutina Trabutina sp. basalis Smith bicolor F. 2009.) chinensis antennalis Perez jokahamae Radoszkowsky mandarinus Saussure sagittarius Saussure snelleni Saussure sulcatus Smith barthelemyi (Buysson) analis F. Formicidae Formicidae Scoliidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae honey bee bumble bee Japanese carpenter bee larva pupa honey larva pupa larva pupa rone pupa honey pollen larva syn Aulacidea syn Aulax galls galls ants green tree ant black weaver ant syn P. Feng et al 2010) China (Chen et al 1999. Chen et al 1999) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (Feng et al 2010. Osmia sp. Lasius Oecophylla Polyrhachis Polyrhachis Polyrhachis Polyrhaghis Tetramorium Scoliidae gen. Apis Apis Apis Apis Bombus spp. Formicidae uralensis Ruzsky Formicidae yessensis Forel Formicidae Formicidae flavus (F.) Cynipidae japonicus Mayr Formicidae lignata Westw. Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999. Feng et al 2010) China (Chen et al 1999.

2009) China (Chen et al 1999. 2009. Feng et al 2010) China (Chen et al 1999. vicarius Walker pyrina (L.) gossypiella (Saunders) marginata Shiraki cingulatus Yang & Zhang Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Termitidae Bombycidae Cossidae Cossidae Cossidae Erebidae Erebidae Gelechiidae Geometridae Hepialidae Korean yellowjacket adult silkworm moth adult pupa larva larva syn Syntomis phegea (L. Vespula Vespula sp. Feng et al 2010) China (Chen 1999. Amata Synthomis syn Pectinophora Biston Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Species ducalis Smith Family Vespidae Order Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Hym Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Isopt Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Common names Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References China (Chen et al 1999. Feng et al 2010) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (DeFoliart 2002.) see Amata ingluvie (crop) ingluvie (crop) larva pink bollworm ghost moths and swifts davidi Poujade Hepialidae dongyuensis Liang Hepialidae ferrugineus Li.) phegea (L. Feng et al 2010) China (Chen et al 1999. DeFoliart 2002. Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 57 Genus Vespa Vespa Vespa Vespa Vespa Vespa Vespa Vespa sp. mandarinia magnifica Smith Vespidae mandarinia mandarinia Smith soror Buysson variabilis Buysson velutina auraria Smith Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae Japanese giant hornet Pal Pal Asian predatory wasp Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal flaviceps lewisii (Cameron) Vespidae Vespidae Vespidae formosanus Shiraki Rhinotermitidae acrocephalus Ping Termitidae annandalei (Silvestri) Termitidae barneyi Light Termitidae jinghongensis Xu et al Termitidae menglongensis Han Termitidae yunnanensis Han Termitidae denticulatus Li et Ping Termitidae angustignathus Tsai et Chen Termitidae annulicornis Xia et Fan conignathus Xia et Fan formosanus (Shiraki) foveafrons Xia et Fan gravelyi Silvestri hainanensis (Light) yunnanensis Tsai & Chen mori L. Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) Remarks Vespa tropica ducalis Smith life stages consumed larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva larva pupa adult larva pupa adult adult adult Vespidae mandarinia japonica Radoszk.) phegea (L. Feng et al 2010) China (Chen et al 1999. Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968 Japan (Schimitschek 1968 Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Italy (Dreon & Paoletti 2009) Italy (Dreon & Paoletti 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002. Feng et al 2010) Japan (Schimitschek 1968. Coptotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes Macrotermes check Odontotermes Odontotermes Odontotermes Odontotermes Odontotermes Odontotermes Odontotermes Odontotermes Bombyx Holcocerus Zeuzera Cossidae gen. Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 2009) China Japan Korea (DeFoliart 2002. Yang et Shen Hepialidae ganna Hübner jinshaensis Yang litangensis Liang luquensis Yang & Yang Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae .

World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 58 Genus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus Hepialus check Hepialus check Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Species macilentus Eversmann maikamensis Yang. Li & Shen nebulosus Alphéraky pratensis Yang varians Staudinger xunhuaensis Yang & Yang yeriensis Liang yunnanensis Yang & Li zhongzhiensis Liang albipictus Yang yuloangensis Liang altaicola Wang armoricanus (Oberthür) baimaensis Liang et al deqinensis Liang et al gonggaensis Fu & Huang kangdingensis Chu & Wang kangdingroides Chu & Wang lijiangensis Chu & Wang meiliensis Liang menyuanicus Chu & Wang oblifurcus Chu & Wang Family Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Order Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Common names Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999. Thosea Agrotis Amata Hydrillodes Hydrillodes renzhiensis Yang sichuanus Chu & Wang yunlongensis Chu & Wang yushuensis Chu & Wang zhangmoensis Chu & Wang zhayuensis Chu & Wang torus Evans houi Lajonquiere kikuchii Matsumura punctatus (Walker) punctatus wenshanensis Ysai & Liu spectabilis (Butler) bilinea (Walker) flavescens (Walker) sinensis (Walker) ypsilon (Hufnagel) phegea (L. DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks life stages consumed larva with Cordyceps fungus Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Thitarodes (Hepialus) Erionota Dendrolimus Dendrolimus Dendrolimus Dendrolimus Dendrolimus Cania Cnidocampa Euclea sp.) lentalis Guénee morosa (Butler) syn Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hepialidae Hesperidae Lasiocampidae Lasiocampidae Lasiocampidae Lasiocampidae Lasiocampidae Limacodidae Limacodidae Limacodidae Limacodidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Noctuidae Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968 China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968 Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) Italy (Zagrobelny et al 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (DeFoliart 2002) larva larva pupa pupa slug caterpillars black cutworm syn Syntomis syn H. morosa (Butler) see H. lentalis Guénee ingluvie (crop) larval excreta .

2009) China (Chen ey al 2009) China (Chen et al 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Remarks life stages consumed larval excreta see C. deucalion (Walker) elpenor lewesi (Butler) stellatarum (L. 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968.) biloba (Oberthuer) gonatias Meyrick machaon L. simplex (Butler) see Omphisa syn Chilo fuscidentalis larva Asiatic rice borer Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal fuscidentalis Hampson fuscidentalis (Hampson) furnalis Guence incertellus (Walker) pernyi (G. suppressalis larva syn C. Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 2009) China (Chen et al 1999.L. 2009) (Zagrobelny et al 2009) China (Chen et al 1999.) dembowskii Oberthuer assimilis (Bremer & Grey) bucephala (L. Aglossa Chilo Chilo Chilo sp. Chilo syn Omphisa Ostrinia Schoenobius Antheraea Antheraea Eriogyna Paranthrene Acherontia Agrius Clanis Clanis Clanis Deilephila Macroglossum Psilogramma Smerinthus Theretra Theretra Leguminivora Zygaena ssp. convolvuli (L. rapae (L.) yamamai (Gérin-M.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 59 Genus Leucodonta Notodonta Phalera Phalera Semidonta Linoclostis Papilio Pieris Psychidae gen. 2009) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968 China (DeFoliart 2002.) glycinivorella (Mutsumara) bamboo borer bamboo borer larva larva larva pupa pupa Japanese oak silkworm Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal tomato hornworm larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa elephant hawk moth hummingbird hawk moth syn Pergesa elpenor lewisi larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa larva pupa ingluvie (crop) nymph adult adult nymph nymph nymph adult adult adult soybean pod borer orientalis (McLachlan) grandis (Thunberg) cuneatus Needham praemorsus Hagen in Selys servilia (Drury) darwinianum Selys eroticum (Selys) Megaloptera Megaloptera dobsonfly Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata Odonata . & Paoletti.) increta (Walker) planus Walker nessus (Drury) oldenlandiae (Fabr. A.) bilineata (Walker) bilineata tsingtauica Mell.) regalis (Butler) styx Westw.G.-M. Chen et al 1999) Japan (Mitsuhashi 1997) Japan (Mitsuhashi 1997) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999) Italy (Dreon.) dimidiatus (Haworth) simplex (Butler) syn suppressalis (Walker) Family Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Notodontidae Oecophoridae (Xyloryctinae) Papilionidae Pieridae Psychidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Pyralidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Saturniidae Sesiidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Sphingidae Tortricidae Zygaenidae Corydalidae Corydalidae Gomphidae Lestidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Libellulidae Order Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Lep Common names Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) China (DeFoliart 2002.) pyretorum (Westw. Mitsuhashi 1997) China (Chen et al 1999. Acanthacorydalis Protohermes Gomphus Lestes Crocothemis Sympetrum Sympetrum Species bicoloria (D. M. & S.

cinerea life stages consumed nymph adult nymph adult adult adult see Nomadacris syn Acrydium adult adult syn Cyrtacanthacris adult nymph adult adult Korea (DeFoliart 2002) see O. africana Beauvois orientalis Burm. Gryllus Gryllodes Loxoblemmus Loxoblemmus Teleogryllus Tarbinskiellus Velarifictorus bimaculatus De Geer berthellus Saussure syn arietulus Saussure doenitzi Stein mitratus (Burm. 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) syn Brachytrupes nymph adult syn Gryllodes adult berthellus Saussure adult nymph adult nymph adult Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Gryllotalpa Gryllotalpa Gryllotalpa Gryllotalpidae gen. China (Chen et al 1999. 2009) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) see Velarifictorus aspersus (Walker) numph adult adult adult adult syn Gryllus mitratus nymph adult Burm.) migratoria manilensis (Meyen) septemfasciata (Serville) chinensis (Thunberg) japonica japonica (Thunberg) sinuosa Mishenko syn velox (F.) vicina Brunner von W. 2009) China (Chen et al 1999. 2009) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks syn. chinensis Japan Korea (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Pan-regional S.W. Asia North Africa (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999) adult adult adult syn Euprepocnemis shirakii Gryllidae gen.) portentosus (Lichtenstein) aspersus (Walker) Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Gryllidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal China Japan (DeFoliart 2002) China (Chen et al 1999. unispina Saussure tibialis (Pictet) tinctipennis (McLachnan) tibialis Pictet tinctipennis McLachnan Gryllotalpidae Gryllotalpidae Gryllotalpidae Gryllotalpidae Tettigoniidae Perlidae Perlidae Perlidae Perlidae Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Plecop Plecop Plecop Plecop Plecop mole cricket Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China (Chen et al 1999. Acrida lata Motsch. see A.World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 60 Genus Sympetrum Odonata gen. kiangsu Tsai septemfasciata (Serville) migratoria (L. yezoensis Shiraki gregaria (Forskal) shirakii (Bolivar) Family Libellulidae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Acrididae Order Odonata Odonata Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Orth Common names dragonfly Fauna Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References Japan (Schimitschek 1968) China Japan Taiwan (DeFoliart 2002) Korea (DeFoliart 2002) Korea (DeFoliart 2002) Chian (Chen et al 1999) China (Chen et al 1999) Kuwait Saudi Arabia (DeFoliart 2002) China Morocco (DeFoliart 2002) China (DeFoliart 2002.) lata Motsch. Acrida Acrida Calliptamus Ceracris Cyrtacanthacris syn Locusta Locusta Nomadacris Oxya Oxya Oxya Oxya Oxya Oxya Schistocerca Shirakiacris Species infuscatum (Selys) cinerea (Thunb. syn abbreviatus Ikonn. Tettigoniidae gen. 2009) China (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (Schimitschek 1968) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) syn Perla tibialis syn Perla tinctipennis see Kamamuria tibialis see Paragnetina tinctipennis nymph nymph nymph stone fly Pal nymph . Chen et al 1999) Kuwait Saudi Arabia (DeFoliart 2002) China Korea (DeFoliart 2002. Kamimuria Paragnetina Perla syn Perla syn Plecoptera gen. Chen et al 1999.

World List of Edible Insect Species (March 2012) 61 Genus Cheumatopsyche Parastenopsyche Stenopsyche Species brevilineata (Iwata) sauteri Matsuzaki griseipennis McLachlan Family Hydropsychidae Stenopsychidae Stenopsychidae Order Trich Trich Trich Common names caddis fly caddis fly caddis fly Fauna Pal Pal Pal Distribution & References Japan (Mitsuhashi 1997) Japan (Mitsuhashi 1997) Japan (DeFoliart 2002) Remarks life stages consumed as Hydropsycheodes nymph nymph .

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