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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Geometridae (Geometer Moths) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 245 families, 2094 genera, 4901 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 244 families, 2093 genera, 4900 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 235 families, 2040 genera, 4768 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 176 families, 1790 genera, 4414 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 50 families, 870 genera, 2609 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 49 families, 869 genera, 2608 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 49 families, 869 genera, 2608 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 48 families, 868 genera, 2607 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Cossina (Herrich-Schäffer, 1856)
 24 families, 594 genera, 2006 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 18 families, 538 genera, 1909 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Geometroidea (Leach, 1815) (Inchworm Moths)
 2 families, 61 genera, 173 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) (Geometer Moths) - Systematics
 58 genera, 168 species
Site
Tree
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Genera3.230    worldwide
Species52.589    worldwide
Common namesGeometer Moths, Measuringworms, Geometers, Cankerworms, Looper Moths, Geometrid Moths, Inchworms, Carpets, Emeralds, Waves, Inch-worm moths, Looper-caterpillar moths, Measuring-worm moths, Cankerworm moths, Looper Caterpillars, Inchworm Moths
German namesSpanner
Dutch namesSpanners
Danish namesMålere
Finnish namesMittarit
Norwegian namesMålere
Swedish namesMätare
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Afrotropical
Oriental
Holarctic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean


Links and ReferencesGeometridae in afromoths.net
Geometridae in dyntaxa.se
Geometridae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Geometridae in Sierra Leone
Species with ANext  
Agathia confuscata (Warren, 1897)Info
Aletis contractimargo -> Scopula helcitaInfo
Aletis dissoluta -> Scopula helcitaInfo
Aletis druryi -> Scopula helcitaInfo
Aletis helcita -> Scopula helcitaInfo
Aletis rubricaput -> Scopula helcitaInfo
Allochrostes impunctata (Warren, 1897)Info
Antitrygodes dentilinea -> Scopula dentilineaInfo
Apatadelpha biocellaria (Walker, 1863)Info
Archichlora pulveriplaga (Warren, 1898)Info
Archichlora viridimacula (Warren, 1898)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathycolpodes kabaria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Bathycolpodes marginata (Warren, 1897)Info
Biston abruptaria (Walker, 1869)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cartaletis alba (Druce, 1896)Info
Cartaletis gracilis -> Scopula gracilisInfo
Cartaletis pallida (Warren, 1888)Info
Chiasmia confuscata (Warren, 1899)Info
Chiasmia conturbata (Warren, 1898)Info
Chiasmia impar (Warren, 1897)Info
Chiasmia lunivallata -> Chiasmia streniataInfo
Chiasmia ostentosaria (Möschler, 1887)Info
Chiasmia postvittata -> Chiasmia rectistriariaInfo
Chiasmia punctiversa -> Chiasmia conturbataInfo
Chiasmia rectilinea (Warren, 1905)Info
Chiasmia rectistriaria (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)Info
Chiasmia separata -> Chiasmia rectilineaInfo
Chiasmia streniata (Guenée, 1858)Info
Chiasmia threnopis (Fletcher D. S., 1963)Info
Chlorissa afflictaria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Chlorissa malescripta (Warren, 1897)Info
Chloroclystis insignifica -> Chloroclystis sierrariaInfo
Chloroclystis marmorata -> Mesocolpia marmorataInfo
Chloroclystis peremptata -> Mesocolpia peremptataInfo
Chloroclystis sierraria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Chlorodrepana angustimargo (Warren, 1901)Info
Cleora angustivalvis (Herbulot, 1965)Info
Coenina aurivena (Butler, 1898)Info
Cyclophora leonaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Derambila costipunctata (Warren, 1905)Info
Derambila syllaria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Epigynopteryx fimosa (Warren, 1905)Info
Ereunetea curvifera (Warren, 1909)Info
Ereunetea minor (Holland, 1893)Info
Eucrostes beatificata (Walker, 1863)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geodena bandajoma (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Geodena bimaculata -> Geodena quadriguttaInfo
Geodena confluens -> Geodena bandajomaInfo
Geodena leonina -> Geodena bandajomaInfo
Geodena marginalis (Walker, 1856)Info
Geodena ossicolor -> Geodena quadriguttaInfo
Geodena quadrigutta (Walker, 1856)Info
Geodena semihyalina (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Gonochlora minutaria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heterostegane pleninotata (Warren, 1901)Info
Hyalornis docta (Schaus & Clements, 1893)Info
Hyalornis fulvata -> Hyalornis doctaInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idaea macrostyla (Warren, 1900)Info
Idaea pulveraria (Snellen, 1872)Info
Idaea submaculata (Warren, 1898)Info
Idiochlora approximans (Warren, 1897)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Larentia attenuata (Walker, 1862)Info
Lophorrhachia palliata (Warren, 1898)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Melinoessa aureola (Prout, 1934)Info
Melinoessa fulvata -> Melinoessa fulvescensInfo
Melinoessa fulvescens (Prout, 1916)Info
Melinoessa perlimbata (Guenée, 1857)Info
Melinoessa sodaliata (Walker, 1863)Info
Mesocolpia marmorata (Warren, 1899)Info
Mesocolpia peremptata (Walker, 1862)Info
Mesothisa bilinguata (Karisch & Beck, 2015)Info
Mesothisa flaccida (Warren, 1905)Info
Metallospora catori (Warren, 1905)Info
Miantochora inaequilinea -> Miantochora venerataInfo
Miantochora incolorata (Warren, 1899)Info
Miantochora venerata (Mabille, 1879)Info
Microloxia herbaria ruficornis (Warren, 1897)Info
Mimaletis albipennis (Warren, 1905)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Narthecusa tenuiorata (Walker, 1862)Info
Neostega flaviguttata (Warren, 1903)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oplerclanis boisduvali (Aurivillius, 1898)Info
Oplerclanis rhadamistus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Oxyfidonia fulvida (Warren, 1905)Info
Oxyfidonia insolita (Warren, 1905)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paramilionia rubroplagata (Bethune-Baker, 1906)Info
Perithalera oblongata (Warren, 1898)Info
Pingasa attenuans (Walker, 1860)Info
Pingasa commutata (Walker, 1860)Info
Pingasa rhadamaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Pingasa rhadamaria attenuans (Walker, 1860)Info
Pingasa ruginaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Pink bollworm (Saunders, 1844)Info
Pitthea abbreviata -> Pitthea continuaInfo
Pitthea continua (Walker, 1854)Info
Pitthea famula (Drury, 1773)Info
Pitthea rubriplaga (Warren, 1897)Info
Plegapteryx anomalus (Herrich-Schäffer, 1856)Info
Plegapteryx grotesca -> Plegapteryx anomalusInfo
Problepsis digammata (Kirby, 1896)Info
Problepsis flavistigma (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Problepsis ochripicta (Warren, 1901)Info
Problepsis similinotata (Prout, 1917)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scopula cervinata (Warren, 1905)Info
Scopula dentilinea (Warren, 1897)Info
Scopula gracilis (Brandt, 1941)Info
Scopula helcita (Linnaeus, 1763)Info
Scopula inscriptata (Walker, 1863)Info
Scopula intervulsata -> Scopula lactariaInfo
Scopula lactaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Scopula laevipennis (Warren, 1897)Info
Scopula lubricata (Warren, 1905)Info
Scopula minorata (Boisduval, 1833)Petite WaveInfo
Scopula nachtigali -> Scopula nigrinotataInfo
Scopula natalica (Butler, 1875)Info
Scopula nigrinotata (Warren, 1897)Info
Scopula nucleata (Warren, 1905)Info
Scopula obliquifascia (Herbulot, 1999)Info
Scopula ossicolor (Warren, 1897)Info
Scopula planipennis (Warren, 1900)Info
Scopula pseudophema (Prout, 1920)Info
Scopula serena (Prout, 1920)Info
Scopula uninotata -> Scopula laevipennisInfo
Somatina impunctulata (Warren, 1901)Info
Somatina nucleata -> Scopula obliquifasciaInfo
Somatina subviridata (Warren, 1901)Info
Somatina virginalis (Prout, 1917)Info
Sphingomima cinereomarginata (Holland, 1893)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Terina renifera (Warren, 1897)Info
Terina subfulva (Warren, 1905)Info
Thalassodes dentatilinea (Prout, 1912)Info
Thenopa nigraria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Thetidia undulilinea (Warren, 1905)Info
Traminda glauca -> Traminda obversataInfo
Traminda obversata (Walker, 1861)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Victoria immunifica (Prout, 1912)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xenochroma salsa (Warren, 1897)Info
Xenostega tincta (Warren, 1899)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada acrochra (Prout, 1928)Info
Zamarada adumbrata (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada amymone (Prout, 1934)Info
Zamarada bicuspida (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada clementi (Herbulot, 1975)Info
Zamarada corroborata (Herbulot, 1954)Info
Zamarada cydippe (Herbulot, 1954)Info
Zamarada dilucida (Warren, 1909)Info
Zamarada eucharis (Drury, 1782)Info
Zamarada euerces (Prout, 1928)Info
Zamarada euphrosyne (Oberthür, 1912)Info
Zamarada exquisita -> Zamarada perlepidataInfo
Zamarada flavicosta (Warren, 1897)Info
Zamarada ilaria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Zamarada indicata (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada ixiaria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Zamarada labifera (Prout, 1915)Info
Zamarada leona (Gaede, 1915)Info
Zamarada lepta (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada melanopyga (Herbulot, 1954)Info
Zamarada melpomene (Oberthür, 1912)Info
Zamarada mimesis (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada nasuta (Warren, 1897)Info
Zamarada perlepidata (Walker, 1863)Info
Zamarada platycephala (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada protrusa (Warren, 1897)Info
Zamarada reflexaria (Walker, 1863)Info
Zamarada regularis (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada sicula (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada subinterrupta (Gaede, 1915)Info
Zamarada vulpina (Warren, 1897)Info
168 Species in Geometridae for Sierra Leone listed
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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
FamilyGeometridae
Geometer Moths, Measuringworms, Geometers, Cankerworms, Looper Moths, Geometrid Moths, Inchworms, Carpets, Emeralds, Waves, Inch-worm moths, Looper-caterpillar moths, Measuring-worm moths, Cankerworm moths, Looper Caterpillars, Inchworm Moths
AuthorLeach, 1815

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