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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moths) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 624 families, 8821 genera, 32571 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 619 families, 8801 genera, 32545 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 594 families, 8685 genera, 32197 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7304 genera, 28738 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 76 families, 2594 genera, 9737 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 75 families, 2589 genera, 9717 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 73 families, 2580 genera, 9696 species
Tree
Division
Japan
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 66 families, 2554 genera, 9533 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 35 families, 806 genera, 2852 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 31 families, 751 genera, 2677 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 10 families, 169 genera, 661 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) (Cosmet Moths) - Systematics
 14 genera, 58 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
Checklists

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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Cosmopterigidae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Anatrachyntis incertulella (Walker, 1864)Pandanus Flower MothInfo
Anatrachyntis japonica (Inoue & Al., 1982)Info
Anatrachyntis rileyi (Walsingham, 1882)Pink CornwormInfo
Ashibusa jezoensis (S. Matsumura, 1931)Info
Asymphorodes acerba (Meyrick, 1929)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cosmopterix antila (F. Walker, 1864)Info
Cosmopterix apiculata (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Cosmopterix attenuatella (Walker, 1864)Info
Cosmopterix coryphaea (Walsingham, 1908)Info
Cosmopterix dulcivora (Meyrick, 1919)Info
Cosmopterix eximia -> Cosmopterix lienigiellaInfo
Cosmopterix flavidella (Kuroko, 2011)Info
Cosmopterix fulminella (Stringer, 1930)Info
Cosmopterix gracilis (Sinev, 1985)Info
Cosmopterix infundibulella (Sinev, 1988)Info
Cosmopterix kurilensis (Sinev, 1985)Info
Cosmopterix laetifica (Meyrick, 1909)Info
Cosmopterix laetificoides (Sinev, 1993)Info
Cosmopterix lienigiella (Zeller, 1846)Fen CosmetInfo
Cosmopterix manipularis (Meyrick, 1909)Info
Cosmopterix margaritae (Kuroko, 2011)Info
Cosmopterix mimetis -> Cosmopterix veneficaInfo
Cosmopterix orichalcea (Stainton, 1861)Marsh CosmetInfo
Cosmopterix phyllostachysea (Kuroko, 1957)Info
Cosmopterix rhyncognathosella (Sinev, 1985)Info
Cosmopterix sapporensis (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Cosmopterix schmidiella (Frey, 1856)Vivid CosmetInfo
Cosmopterix scribaiella (Zeller, 1850)New Marsh CosmetInfo
Cosmopterix scribaiella japonica (Kuroko, 1960)Info
Cosmopterix setariella (Sinev, 1985)Info
Cosmopterix sublaetifica -> Cosmopterix dulcivoraInfo
Cosmopterix venefica (Meyrick, 1915)Info
Cosmopterix victor (Stringer, 1930)Info
Cosmopterix zieglerella (Hübner, 1810)Hedge CosmetInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Homosaces pelochares (Meyrick, 1934)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labdia antenella (Sinev & Park, 1994)Info
Labdia antennella (Sinev & Park, 1994)Info
Labdia bicolorella (Snellen, 1901)Info
Labdia citracma (Meyrick, 1915)Info
Labdia citrama -> Labdia citroglyptaInfo
Labdia citroglypta (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Labdia issikii (Inoue & Al., 1982)Info
Labdia niphosticta (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Labdia sarcogypsa -> Pyroderces sarcogypsaInfo
Labdia semicoccinae -> Labdia semicoccineaInfo
Labdia semicoccinea (Stainton, 1859)Info
Labdia stagmatophorella (Sinev, 1993)Info
Limnaecia imogena -> Schiffermuelleria imogenaInfo
Limnaecia phragmitella (Stainton, 1851)Shy Cosmet MothInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrobathra quercea (Moriuti, 1973)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pancalia hexachrysa (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Pancalia isshikii (Matsamura, 1931)Info
Pyroderces sarcogypsa (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ressia quercidentella (Sinev, 1988)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Stagmatophora niphosticta -> Labdia niphostictaInfo
Syntomaula cana (Moriuti, 1977)Info
Syntomaula simulatella (Walker, 1864)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Trissodoris honorariella (Walsingham, 1907)Pandanus Hole-cutter MothInfo
58 Species in Cosmopterigidae 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
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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