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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Taxonomy for Eupterotidae (Giant Lappet Moths) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 34 families, 68 genera, 134 species
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Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 34 families, 68 genera, 134 species
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Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 34 families, 67 genera, 133 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 22 families, 30 genera, 32 species
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Order
Antarctica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 3 families, 5 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Antarctica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 3 families, 5 genera, 5 species
Tree
Infraorder
Antarctica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 3 families, 5 genera, 5 species
Tree
Division
Antarctica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 22 families, 258 genera, 368 species
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Section
Antarctica
Cossina (Herrich-Schäffer, 1856)
 18 families, 243 genera, 351 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 13 families, 205 genera, 307 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Bombycoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk-moths)
 4 families, 17 genera, 24 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) (Giant Lappet Moths) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
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Genera87    worldwide
Species836    worldwide
Common namesGiant Lappet Moths, Monkey Moths
AuthorSwinhoe, 1892
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Afrotropical
Oriental


Links and ReferencesEupterotidae in afromoths.net
Eupterotidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Eupterotidae in Antarctica
Epijana latifasciata (Dall´Asta & Poncin, 1980)Info
Stenoglene bouyeri (Basquin, 2013)Info
2 Species in Eupterotidae for Antarctica 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
SuperfamilyBombycoidea
Hawk-moths
FamilyEupterotidae
Giant Lappet Moths, Monkey Moths
AuthorSwinhoe, 1892
 
Synonyms
Cotaninae (Forbes, 1955)
Hibrildidae (Berger, 1958)
Janidae (Aurivillius, 1892)
Phialidae (Wallengren, 1865)
Striphnopterygidae (Wallengren, 1858)
Tissangini (Forbes, 1955)

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