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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Alucitidae (Many Plumed Moths) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 60 families, 2332 genera, 9112 species
Tree
Division
Costa Rica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 57 families, 2329 genera, 9109 species
Tree
Microorder
Costa Rica
Apoditrysia (Minet, 1983)
 5 families, 265 genera, 977 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Alucitoidea (Minet, 1986)
 1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) (Many Plumed Moths) - Systematics
 1 genus, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera13    worldwide
Species267    worldwide
Common namesMany Plumed Moths, Many-plumed moths, Many-plume moths
German namesFedergeistchen, Geistchen, Federmotten
Dutch namesWaaiermotten, Waaiervlinders, Waaiermotjes
Danish namesMangefligede fjermøl
Finnish namesViuhkaperhoset
Norwegian namesFingermøll
Swedish namesMångfliksmott, Mångflikmott
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region


Countries
Checklists
Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mozambique, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAlucitidae in bie.ala.org.au
Alucitidae in afromoths.net
Alucitidae in faunaeur.org
Alucitidae in itis.gov
Alucitidae in dyntaxa.se
Alucitidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Alucitidae in Costa Rica
Alucita acalles (Walsingham, 1915)Info
Alucita mulciber (Meyrick, 1932)Info
2 Species in Alucitidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
DivisionDitrysia
Moths, Butterflies, Skippers
MicroorderApoditrysia
SuperfamilyAlucitoidea
FamilyAlucitidae
Many Plumed Moths, Many-plumed moths, Many-plume moths
AuthorLeach, 1815

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