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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Choreutidae (Metalmark Moths) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 453 families, 6857 genera, 25044 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 450 families, 6847 genera, 25030 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 428 families, 6741 genera, 24691 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 292 families, 5613 genera, 22064 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 59 families, 2320 genera, 9031 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 59 families, 2320 genera, 9031 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 58 families, 2319 genera, 9028 species
Tree
Division
Costa Rica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 55 families, 2316 genera, 9025 species
Tree
Section
Costa Rica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 25 families, 431 genera, 1433 species
Tree
Subsection
Costa Rica
Sesiina (Heppner, 1995)
 8 families, 44 genera, 179 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Choreutoidea (Minet, 1991)
 1 family, 3 genera, 16 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) (Metalmark Moths) - Systematics
 3 genera, 16 species
Site
Tree
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Genera37    worldwide
Species678    worldwide
Common namesMetalmark Moths, Metal mark moths, Choreutid moths, Choreuitid Moths
German namesSpreizflügelmotten, Spreizflügelfalter, Rundstirnmotten
Dutch namesGlittermotten, Dagvliegertjes
Finnish namesTuikekoit
Norwegian namesBredmøll
Swedish namesGnidmalar
AuthorStainton, 1854
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tonga, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Yemen
Links and ReferencesChoreutidae in afromoths.net
Choreutidae in faunaeur.org
Choreutidae in itis.gov
Choreutidae in dyntaxa.se
Choreutidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Choreutidae in Costa Rica
Brenthia bicaudella -> Brenthia monolychnaInfo
Brenthia hexaselena (Meyrick, 1909)Info
Brenthia leptocosma (Meyrick, 1916)Info
Brenthia leucatoma (Meyrick, 1918)Info
Brenthia melodica (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Brenthia monolychna (Meyrick, 1915)Info
Brenthia stimulans (Meyrick, 1920)Info
Rhobonda gaurisana (Walker, 1863)Info
Tortyra caracasiae (Amsel, 1956)Info
Tortyra chalcodes (Walsingham, 1914)Info
Tortyra cuprinella (Busck, 1914)Info
Tortyra ferratella (Busck, 1914)Info
Tortyra malacozona (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Tortyra slossonia (Fernald, 1900)Ficus BudwormInfo
Tortyra spectabilis (Walker, 1863)Info
Tortyra sporodelta (Meyrick, 1922)Info
16 Species in Choreutidae 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
SubsectionSesiina
SuperfamilyChoreutoidea
FamilyChoreutidae
Metalmark Moths, Metal mark moths, Choreutid moths, Choreuitid Moths
AuthorStainton, 1854

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