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Taxonomy for Hesperiidae (Skipper Butterflies) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 100 families, 469 genera, 699 species
Tree
Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 100 families, 469 genera, 699 species
Tree
Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 100 families, 469 genera, 699 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 82 families, 426 genera, 591 species
Tree
Order
Antarctica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 51 families, 369 genera, 521 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Antarctica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 50 families, 366 genera, 517 species
Tree
Infraorder
Antarctica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 50 families, 366 genera, 517 species
Tree
Division
Antarctica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 46 families, 362 genera, 510 species
Tree
Microorder
Antarctica
Apoditrysia (Minet, 1983)
 2 families, 11 genera, 13 species
Tree
Phalanx
Antarctica
Obtectomera (Minet, 1986)
 2 families, 11 genera, 13 species
Tree
Section
Antarctica
Macrolepidoptera (Minet, 1991) (Macro-moths)
 2 families, 11 genera, 13 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Rhopalocera (Boisduval, 1836) (Butterflies)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Hesperioidea (Latreille, 1809) (Skippers)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) (Skipper Butterflies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
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Genera830    worldwide
Species18.159    worldwide
Common namesSkipper Butterflies, Skipper butterfly, Skipper, Skippers
German namesDickkopffalter, Dickkopfalter, Dickköpfe
Dutch namesDikkopjes
Danish namesBredpander
Finnish namesPaksupäät, Paksupääperhoset
Norwegian namesSmygere
Swedish namesTjockhuvuden
AuthorLatreille, 1809
Distribution
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Continents:

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America
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, 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, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesHesperiidae in faunaeur.org
Hesperiidae in itis.gov
Hesperiidae in dyntaxa.se
Hesperiidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Hesperiidae in Antarctica
Lucida lucia melitaea -> Lucida lucia scopasInfo
1 Species in Hesperiidae 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
MicroorderApoditrysia
PhalanxObtectomera
SectionMacrolepidoptera
Macro-moths
SubsectionRhopalocera
Butterflies
SuperfamilyHesperioidea
Skippers
FamilyHesperiidae
Skipper Butterflies, Skipper butterfly, Skipper, Skippers
AuthorLatreille, 1809
 
Synonyms
Hesperidae (Latreille, 1809)
Megathymidae

Keywords
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