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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet 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
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 17 families, 387 genera, 1254 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 6 families, 42 genera, 290 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) (Cosmet Moths) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
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Genera193    worldwide
Species2.935    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
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, 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, 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, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCosmopterigidae 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 Costa Rica
Triclonella iphicleia (Meyrick, 1924)Info
1 Species in Cosmopterigidae 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
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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