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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Blastobasidae (Scavenger 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
Section
Costa Rica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 27 families, 436 genera, 1442 species
Tree
Subsection
Costa Rica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 19 families, 392 genera, 1263 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 6 families, 43 genera, 291 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Blastobasidae (Meyrick, 1894) (Scavenger Moths) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera14    worldwide
Species23    worldwide
Common namesScavenger Moths, Blastobasid moths, Dull Moths
Dutch namesSpaandermotten, Stiefkinderen
Danish namesGråmøl
Finnish namesMantukoit
Norwegian namesSkyggemøll
Swedish namesFörnamalar
AuthorEdward Meyrick, 1894
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Countries
Checklists
Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, Portugal, USA
Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Blastobasinae
Links and ReferencesBlastobasidae in bie.ala.org.au
Blastobasidae in afromoths.net
Blastobasidae in faunaeur.org
Blastobasidae in dyntaxa.se
Blastobasidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Blastobasidae in Costa Rica
Heredia contemptionis (Adamski, 2002)Info
Inbioxa epithecae (Adamski, 2002)Info
2 Species in Blastobasidae 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
SectionTineina
SubsectionTineina
SuperfamilyGelechioidea
FamilyBlastobasidae
Scavenger Moths, Blastobasid moths, Dull Moths
AuthorMeyrick, 1894

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