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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Asia - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Choreutidae (Metalmark Moths) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 617 families, 8608 genera, 30882 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 611 families, 8588 genera, 30857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 586 families, 8473 genera, 30511 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 391 families, 7148 genera, 27344 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 75 families, 2559 genera, 9579 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 74 families, 2554 genera, 9559 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 72 families, 2545 genera, 9538 species
Tree
Division
Japan
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 65 families, 2519 genera, 9375 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 35 families, 801 genera, 2801 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Sesiina (Heppner, 1995)
 4 families, 55 genera, 173 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Choreutoidea (Minet, 1991)
 1 family, 7 genera, 50 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) (Metalmark Moths) - Systematics
 7 genera, 50 species
Site
Tree
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Genera37    worldwide
Species667    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
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Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Neotropical
Afrotropical


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Links and ReferencesChoreutidae in afromoths.net
Choreutidae in dyntaxa.se
Choreutidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Choreutidae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Anthophila amethystodes -> Choreutis amethystodesInfo
Anthophila fabriciana (Linnaeus, 1767)Common nettle-tapSite
Anthophila japonica -> Choreutis japonicaInfo
Anthophila ophiosema -> Choreutis ophiosemaInfo
Anthophila regularis -> Choreutis ophiosemaInfo
Anthophila xanthogramma -> Choreutis xanthogrammaInfo
Anthophila yakushimensis -> Choreutis yakushimensisInfo
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Brenthia formosensis (Issiki, 1930)Info
Brenthia moriutii (Arita, 1987)Info
Brenthia pileae (Arita, 1971)Info
Brenthia yaeyamae (Arita, 1971)Info
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Choreutis achyrodes (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Choreutis amethystodes (Meyrick, 1914)Info
Choreutis atrosignata (Christoph, 1888)Info
Choreutis basalis (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Choreutis brunescens -> Prochoreutis brunescensInfo
Choreutis cunuligera (Diakonoff, 1978)Info
Choreutis cyanogramma (Arita & Diakonoff, 1979)Info
Choreutis diana (Hübner, 1822)Dianaīs Choreutis MothInfo
Choreutis fulminea (Meyrick, 1912)Info
Choreutis hadrogastra -> Prochoreutis hadrogastraInfo
Choreutis hyligenes (Butler, 1879)Info
Choreutis japonica (Zeller, 1877)Info
Choreutis minuta (Arita & Diakonoff, 1979)Info
Choreutis ophiosema (Lower, 1896)Info
Choreutis pariana (Clerck, 1764)Apple Leaf SkeletonizerInfo
Choreutis phalaraspis -> Prochoreutis sehestedianaInfo
Choreutis philonyma -> Prochoreutis sehestedianaInfo
Choreutis sexfasciella (Sauber, 1902)Info
Choreutis solaris -> Prochoreutis solarisInfo
Choreutis vinosa (Diakonoff, 1978)Info
Choreutis vinosa discolor (Diakonoff & Arita, 1979)Info
Choreutis xanthogramma (Meyrick, 1912)Info
Choreutis yakushimensis (Marumo, 1923)Info
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Litobrenthia japonica (Issiki, 1930)Info
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Prochoreutis alpina (Arita, 1976)Info
Prochoreutis brunescens (Diakonoff, 1978)Info
Prochoreutis delicata (Arita, 1976)Info
Prochoreutis diakonoffi (Arita, 1985)Info
Prochoreutis hadrogastra (Diakonoff, 1978)Info
Prochoreutis kurokoi (Arita, 1987)Info
Prochoreutis myllerana (Fabricius, 1794)Millerīs Nettle-tapInfo
Prochoreutis sehestediana (Fabricius, 1776)Silver-dot TwitcherInfo
Prochoreutis solaris (Erschoff, 1877)Info
Prochoreutis subdelicata (Arita, 1987)Info
Prochoreutis ultimana (KRULIKOVSKY, 1909)Info
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Saptha beryllitis (Meyrick, 1910)Info
Saptha divitiosa (Walker, 1864)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tebenna bjerkandrella (Thunberg, 1784)Info
Tebenna micalis (Mann, 1857)Small Thistle MothInfo
Tebenna submicalis (Danilevsky, 1969)Info
Tebenna yamashitai (Arita, 1987)Info
50 Species in Choreutidae for Japan listed
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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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