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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Choreutidae (Metalmark Moths) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 177 families, 1810 genera, 4498 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 50 families, 881 genera, 2656 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 49 families, 880 genera, 2655 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 49 families, 880 genera, 2655 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 48 families, 879 genera, 2654 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 22 families, 197 genera, 324 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Sesiina (Heppner, 1995)
 5 families, 26 genera, 38 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Choreutoidea (Minet, 1991)
 1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) (Metalmark Moths) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 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
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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 Sierra Leone
Anthophila torridula -> Choreutis torridulaInfo
Choreutis torridula (Meyrick, 1926)Info
2 Species in Choreutidae for Sierra Leone 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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