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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Apatelodidae (American Silkworm Moths) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 76 families, 2630 genera, 10007 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 75 families, 2625 genera, 9987 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 73 families, 2617 genera, 9967 species
Tree
Division
Japan
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 66 families, 2591 genera, 9804 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 28 families, 1720 genera, 6688 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 23 families, 1493 genera, 5517 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Bombycoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk-moths)
 6 families, 60 genera, 207 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Apatelodidae (Neumoegen & Dyar, 1894) (American Silkworm Moths) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
Tree
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Genera27    worldwide
Species341    worldwide
Common namesAmerican Silkworm Moths, Apatelodid Moths
AuthorNeumoegen & Dyar, 1894
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Neotropical


Countries
Checklists
Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Japan, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, South Korea, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesApatelodidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Apatelodidae in Japan
Drepatelodes trilineata (Dognin, 1912)Info
Ephoria arenosa (Butler, 1878)Info
2 Species in Apatelodidae 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
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyBombycoidea
Hawk-moths
FamilyApatelodidae
American Silkworm Moths, Apatelodid Moths
AuthorNeumoegen & Dyar, 1894

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