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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Hedylidae (American Butterfly Moths) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 60 families, 2332 genera, 9112 species
Tree
Division
Costa Rica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 57 families, 2329 genera, 9109 species
Tree
Microorder
Costa Rica
Apoditrysia (Minet, 1983)
 5 families, 265 genera, 977 species
Tree
Phalanx
Costa Rica
Obtectomera (Minet, 1986)
 4 families, 264 genera, 975 species
Tree
Section
Costa Rica
Macrolepidoptera (Minet, 1991) (Macro-moths)
 4 families, 264 genera, 975 species
Tree
Subsection
Costa Rica
Rhopalocera (Boisduval, 1836) (Butterflies)
 2 families, 241 genera, 851 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Hedyloidea (Scoble, 1986) (Moth-butterflies)
 1 family, 1 genus, 15 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Hedylidae (Guenée, 1857) (American Butterfly Moths) - Systematics
 1 genus, 15 species
Site
Tree
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Genera2    worldwide
Species58    worldwide
Common namesAmerican Butterfly Moths, American moth-butterflies
AuthorGuenée, 1857
Distribution
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Continents:

America


Ecozones:

Neotropical


Countries
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Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesHedylidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Hedylidae in Costa Rica
Macrosoma albida (Schaus, 1901)Info
Macrosoma amaculata (Scoble, 1990)Info
Macrosoma bahiata (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Macrosoma cascaria (Schaus, 1901)Info
Macrosoma conifera (Warren, 1897)Info
Macrosoma costilunata (Prout, 1916)Info
Macrosoma heliconiaria (Guenée, 1857)Info
Macrosoma hyacinthina (Warren, 1905)Info
Macrosoma intermedia (Dognin, 1911)Info
Macrosoma lucivittata (Walker, 1863)Info
Macrosoma muscerdata (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Macrosoma nigrimacula (Warren, 1897)Info
Macrosoma rubedinaria (Walker, 1862)Info
Macrosoma semiermis (Prout, 1932)Info
Macrosoma tipulata (Hübner, 1818)Info
15 Species in Hedylidae for Costa Rica 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
MicroorderApoditrysia
PhalanxObtectomera
SectionMacrolepidoptera
Macro-moths
SubsectionRhopalocera
Butterflies
SuperfamilyHedyloidea
Moth-butterflies
FamilyHedylidae
American Butterfly Moths, American moth-butterflies
AuthorGuenée, 1857

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