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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Cosmopterigidae (Cosmet Moths) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 251 families, 2145 genera, 5072 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 250 families, 2144 genera, 5071 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 241 families, 2090 genera, 4933 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 178 families, 1835 genera, 4573 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 50 families, 883 genera, 2663 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 49 families, 882 genera, 2662 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 49 families, 882 genera, 2662 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 48 families, 881 genera, 2661 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 22 families, 197 genera, 324 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 17 families, 171 genera, 286 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 5 families, 19 genera, 27 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
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, Vanuatu, 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 Sierra Leone
Labdia oxychlora (Meyrick, 1932)Info
1 Species in Cosmopterigidae 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
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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