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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Alucitidae (Many Plumed Moths) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 624 families, 8821 genera, 32571 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 619 families, 8801 genera, 32545 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 594 families, 8685 genera, 32197 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7304 genera, 28738 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 76 families, 2594 genera, 9737 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 75 families, 2589 genera, 9717 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 73 families, 2580 genera, 9696 species
Tree
Division
Japan
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 66 families, 2554 genera, 9533 species
Tree
Microorder
Japan
Apoditrysia (Minet, 1983)
 3 families, 54 genera, 183 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Alucitoidea (Minet, 1986)
 1 family, 2 genera, 6 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) (Many Plumed Moths) - Systematics
 2 genera, 6 species
Site
Tree
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Genera13    worldwide
Species263    worldwide
Common namesMany Plumed Moths, Many-plumed moths, Many-plume moths
German namesFedergeistchen, Geistchen
Dutch namesWaaiermotten, Waaiervlinders, Waaiermotjes
Danish namesMangefligede fjermøl
Finnish namesViuhkaperhoset
Norwegian namesFingermøll
Swedish namesMångfliksmott
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Afrotropical


CountriesAlbania, 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 afromoths.net
Alucitidae in faunaeur.org
Alucitidae in itis.gov
Alucitidae in dyntaxa.se
Alucitidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Alucitidae in Japan
Alucita flavofascia (Inoue, 1956)Info
Alucita japonica (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Alucita pusilla (Hashimoto, 1984)Info
Alucita spilodesma -> Pterotopteryx spilodesmaInfo
Alucita straminea (Hashimoto, 1984)Info
Pterotopteryx spilodesma (Meyrick, 1907)Info
6 Species in Alucitidae for Japan 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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