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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Taxonomy for Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet 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
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 23 families, 100 genera, 139 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 20 families, 92 genera, 129 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 8 families, 20 genera, 27 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) (Cosmet Moths) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera193    worldwide
Species2.964    worldwide
Common namesCosmet Moths, Cosmopterigid moths, Seed Borers, Cosmopterygid moths, Cosmopterigids
German namesPrachtfalter
Dutch namesPrachtmotten, Prachtmotjes
Danish namesFrynsemøl
Finnish namesVälkekoit
Norwegian namesGlansmøll
Swedish namesFransmalar
AuthorHeinemann & Wocke, 1876
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCosmopterigidae in bie.ala.org.au
Cosmopterigidae in afromoths.net
Cosmopterigidae in faunaeur.org
Cosmopterigidae in itis.gov
Cosmopterigidae in dyntaxa.se
Cosmopterigidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Cosmopterigidae in Antarctica
Ascalenia melanogastra (Meyrick, 1918)Info
Gisilia gielisi (Koster, 2010)Info
2 Species in Cosmopterigidae 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
SectionTineina
SubsectionTineina
SuperfamilyGelechioidea
FamilyCosmopterigidae
Cosmet Moths, Cosmopterigid moths, Seed Borers, Cosmopterygid moths, Cosmopterigids
AuthorHeinemann & Wocke, 1876
 
Synonyms
Cosmopterygidae (Bick & Bick, 1995)
Diplosaridae (Meyrick, 1915)
Hyposmocomidae (Hampson, 1918)
Walshiidae (Da Gama, 1969)

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