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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Line Islands (Northern Line Islands)
Taxonomy for Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moths) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Division
Micronesia
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Section
Micronesia
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 12 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Tree
Subsection
Micronesia
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 12 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 5 families, 6 genera, 6 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) (Cosmet Moths) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Checklists
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 Micronesia
Anatrachyntis incertulella (Walker, 1864)Pandanus Flower MothInfo
1 Species in Cosmopterigidae for Micronesia 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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