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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Subregions: Ross Dependency
Taxonomy for Arctiidae (Tiger Moths) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 95 families, 470 genera, 658 species
Tree
Order
Antarctica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 51 families, 379 genera, 538 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Antarctica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 50 families, 377 genera, 535 species
Tree
Infraorder
Antarctica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 50 families, 377 genera, 535 species
Tree
Division
Antarctica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 46 families, 373 genera, 528 species
Tree
Section
Antarctica
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 21 families, 262 genera, 376 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 16 families, 224 genera, 332 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Noctuoidea (Latreille, 1809) (Moths)
 6 families, 132 genera, 188 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) (Tiger Moths) - Systematics
 23 genera, 34 species
Site
Tree
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Genera1.451    worldwide
Species24.240    worldwide
Common namesTiger Moths, Woolly bears, Wasp moths, Lichen moths, Footmen, Woolly worms, Footman moths
German namesBärenspinner, Bären
Dutch namesBeekvlinders
Finnish namesSiilikehrääjät, Siilikkäät
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesArctiidae in bie.ala.org.au
Arctiidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Arctiidae in Antarctica
Afrasura neavi (Hampson, 1914)Info
Alpenus auriculatus (A. Watson, 1988)Info
Amata monothyris (Hampson, 1914)Info
Asura cervicalis (Walker, 1854)Spotted Lichen MothInfo
Asura versicolor (Kühne, 2007)Info
Balacra brunnea (Grünberg, 1907)Info
Balacra elegans (Aurivillius, 1892)Info
Carcinarctia laeliodes (Hampson, 1916)Info
Cyana quentini (Karisch, 2003)Info
Cyana rawlinsi (Karisch, 2013)Info
Cyana ueleana (Karisch, 2003)Info
Disparctia thomensis (Joicey & Talbot, 1926)Info
Eilema marwitziana (Strand, 1912)Info
Euchromia nigricincta -> Euchromia letheInfo
Exilisia fletcheri (De Toulgoët, 1956)Info
Galtara doriae (Oberthür, 1880)Info
Metamicroptera paradoxa -> Metamicroptera rotundataInfo
Metarctia fletcheri -> Metarctia lugubrisInfo
Metarctia latipennis -> Metarctia haematrichaInfo
Metarctia paulis (Kiriakoff, 1961)Info
Metarctia uniformis (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Micrilema craushayi (Hampson, 1903)Info
Nanna distyi (Kühne, 2014)Info
Pelosia meloui (De Toulgoët, 1956)Info
Phryganopteryx incerta (De Toulgoët, 1972)Info
Phryganopteryx pauliani (De Toulgoët, 1971)Info
Pseudophragmatobia unicolor (Krüger, 2009)Info
Pusiola brunneitincta (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Pusiola fageli (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Pusiola rotundula (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Pusiola sordidula (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Radiarctia nyangana (Haynes, 2011)Info
Rhipidarctia rosacea (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Tsirananaclia formosa (Griveaud, 1973)Info
34 Species in Arctiidae for Antarctica 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
SuperfamilyNoctuoidea
Moths
FamilyArctiidae
Tiger Moths, Woolly bears, Wasp moths, Lichen moths, Footmen, Woolly worms, Footman moths
AuthorLeach, 1815

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