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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Asia - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Eriocraniidae (Sparkling Archaic Sun Moths) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects)
 609 families, 8326 genera, 29199 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 603 families, 8307 genera, 29175 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 579 families, 8198 genera, 28844 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 385 families, 6891 genera, 25776 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans)
 75 families, 2540 genera, 9383 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 74 families, 2535 genera, 9364 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Dacnonypha (Hinton, 1946)
 1 family, 2 genera, 8 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Eriocranioidea (Rebel, 1901)
 1 family, 2 genera, 8 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) (Sparkling Archaic Sun Moths)
 2 genera, 8 species
Site
Tree
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Genera14    worldwide
Species57    worldwide
Common namesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths, Eriocraniid moths, Eriocraniids
Trugfalter, Trugmotten
Purpermotten, Purpermotjes
Päistärkoit
AuthorRebel, 1901
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Links and ReferencesEriocraniidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Eriocraniidae in Japan
Eriocrania alpinella (Burmann, 1958)Info
Eriocrania carpinella (Mizukawa , Hirowatari & Hashimoto, 2010)Info
Eriocrania komaii (Mizukawa , Hirowatari & Hashimoto, 2006)Info
Eriocrania sakhalinella (Kozlov, 1983)Info
Eriocrania semipurpurella (Stephens, 1835)Purplish Birch-miner MothInfo
Eriocrania semipurpurella semipurpurella (Stephens, 1835)Info
Eriocrania sparrmannella (Bosc, 1791)Mottled PurpleInfo
Issikiocrania japonicella (Moriuti, 1982)Info
8 Species in Eriocraniidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths, Butterflies, Skippers, Moths, Caterpillars
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderDacnonypha
SuperfamilyEriocranioidea
FamilyEriocraniidae
Sparkling Archaic Sun Moths, Eriocraniid moths, Eriocraniids
AuthorRebel, 1901

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