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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Epicopeiidae (Oriental Swallowtail 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
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 28 families, 1694 genera, 6498 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 23 families, 1470 genera, 5375 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Geometroidea (Leach, 1815) (Inchworm Moths)
 4 families, 380 genera, 1389 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Epicopeiidae (Swinhoe, 1892) (Oriental Swallowtail Moths) - Systematics
 1 genus, 4 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera6    worldwide
Species38    worldwide
Common namesOriental Swallowtail Moths
AuthorSwinhoe, 1892
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Oriental


CountriesChina, India, Japan, Russia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesEpicopeiidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Epicopeiidae in Japan
Epicopeia hainesii (Holland, 1889)Info
Epicopeia hainesii hainesii (Holland, 1889)Info
Epicopeia hainesii tsushimana (Inoue, 1978)Info
Epicopeia mencia (Moore, 1874)Info
4 Species in Epicopeiidae for Japan 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
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyGeometroidea
Inchworm Moths
FamilyEpicopeiidae
Oriental Swallowtail Moths
AuthorSwinhoe, 1892

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