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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Taxonomy for Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 95 families, 470 genera, 658 species
Tree
Order
Antarctica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 51 families, 379 genera, 538 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Antarctica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 50 families, 377 genera, 535 species
Tree
Infraorder
Antarctica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 50 families, 377 genera, 535 species
Tree
Division
Antarctica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 46 families, 373 genera, 528 species
Tree
Section
Antarctica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 23 families, 100 genera, 139 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 20 families, 92 genera, 129 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 8 families, 20 genera, 27 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) (Twirler Moths) - Systematics
 7 genera, 7 species
Site
Tree
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Genera801    worldwide
Species9.501    worldwide
Common namesTwirler Moths, Gelechiid moths
German namesPalpenfalter, Palpenmotten
Dutch namesTastermotten, Palpmotten, Palpenmotten
Danish namesJordmøl
Finnish namesKeulakoit, Jäytäjäkoit
Norwegian namesBåtmøll
Swedish namesStävmalar
AuthorStainton, 1854
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesGelechiidae in bie.ala.org.au
Gelechiidae in afromoths.net
Gelechiidae in faunaeur.org
Gelechiidae in itis.gov
Gelechiidae in dyntaxa.se
Gelechiidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Gelechiidae in Antarctica
Athrips meyi (Bidzilya, 2010)Info
Bilobata torninotella (Janse, 1954)Info
Metaplatyntis synclepta (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Proteodoxa cirrhopa (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Pseudotelphusa griseotincta (Janse, 1958)Info
Pyncostola dicksoni (Janse, 1950)Info
Scrobipalpa swakopi (Bidzilya & Mey, 2011)Info
7 Species in Gelechiidae 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
SectionTineina
SubsectionTineina
SuperfamilyGelechioidea
FamilyGelechiidae
Twirler Moths, Gelechiid moths
AuthorStainton, 1854
 
Synonyms
Anarsiidae (Amsel, 1977)
Aristoteliinae (Le Marchand, 1947)
Deoclonidae (Stainton, 1854)
Gelechiadae (Stainton, 1854)
Litidae (Bruand, 1859)
Palumbininae (Chapman, 1902)
Schistonoeidae (Hodges, 1999)

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