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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Subregions: Antarctic Islands (South Orkney Islands), Ross Dependency, Subantarctic Islands (Crozet Islands)
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
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Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
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Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
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Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 95 families, 470 genera, 658 species
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Order
Antarctica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 51 families, 379 genera, 538 species
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.455    worldwide
Common namesLepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
German namesSchmetterlinge und Motten, Falter, Schmetterlinge
Dutch namesVlinders, Schubvleugeligen
Danish namesSommerfugle
Finnish namesPerhoset
Norwegian namesSommerfugler
Swedish namesFjärilar
Spanish namesLepidópteros, Mariposas
Italian namesFarfalle
French namesPapillons
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, North Eurasia, West Eurasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, Central Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Indian Ocean)

Antarctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, 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, Chad, 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, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, 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, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesLepidoptera in arkansaslepidopterasurvey.net
Lepidoptera in bie.ala.org.au
Lepidoptera in butterflies.bcghana.org
Lepidoptera in mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu
Lepidoptera in afromoths.net
Lepidoptera in butterfliesofamerica.com
Lepidoptera in darwinfoundation.org
Lepidoptera in faunaeur.org
Lepidoptera in itis.gov
Lepidoptera in leps.it
Lepidoptera in papua-insects.nl
Lepidoptera in staffs-ecology.org.uk
Lepidoptera in tyllinen.eu
Lepidoptera in ucl.ac.uk
Lepidoptera in abdb-africa.org
Lepidoptera in dyntaxa.se
Lepidoptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Antarctica
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     50 families, 377 genera, 535 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Antarctica
Anomoeotidae (Hering, 1937) - 1 Species
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 34 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 2 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 1 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brahmaeidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 1 SpeciesBrahmin Moths
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Cecidosidae (Brèthes, 1916) - 1 SpeciesGall Moths
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 5 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Copromorphidae (Meyrick, 1905) - 1 SpeciesTropical Fruitworm Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 29 SpeciesGrass moth
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 2 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 1 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 39 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 2 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 2 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Galacticidae (Minet, 1986) - 1 SpeciesGalacticid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 7 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 100 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 12 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 2 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 8 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 4 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 82 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 21 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 10 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 3 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 3 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 2 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) -> Psychinae - 1 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 17 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesSnout Moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 18 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 2 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 3 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesHawk Moths
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 2 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 21 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 1 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 29 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 4 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 4 SpeciesErmine Moths
50 Families with 535 Species in Antarctica
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Antarctica
Species with ANext  
Abrostola triopis (Hampson, 1902)Info
Accra witteae (Razowski, 1964)Info
Achaea usitata (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Acidaliastis vinnularia -> Acidaliastis micraInfo
Acleris ruwenzorica (Razowski, 2005)Info
Acontia amarei (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010)Info
Acontia mellicula (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008)Info
Acontia miogona (Hampson, 1916)Info
Acontia okra (Mey, 2011)Info
Acrapex carnea (Hampson, 1905)Info
Acrapex obsoleta (Berio, 1973)Info
Acrasia chimalensis (Krüger, 2013)Info
Acrasia similis (Krüger, 2013)Info
Acrostatheusis ruandana (Herbulot, 1991)Info
Aedia thomae -> Aedia leucomelasInfo
Aenigmina aenea (Le Cerf, 1912)Info
Aethalopteryx masai (Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Afrasura neavi (Hampson, 1914)Info
Afromylea natalica (Balinsky, 1994)Info
Afrosphinx amabilis (Jordan, 1911)Scarce PolyptychusInfo
Afrosphinx occidens -> Afrosphinx amabilisInfo
Agapeta limenias (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Agdistis buffelsi (Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin, 2015)Info
Agdistis gornostaevi (Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin, 2010)Info
Agdistis mostovskii (Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin, 2010)Info
Agdistis swakopi (Arenberger, 2009)Info
Agdistis violaceus (Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin, 2010)Info
Agdistis yakovi (Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin, 2010)Info
Agrotis lasserrei (Oberthur, 1881)Info
Agrotis semiomelas (Krüger, 2005)Info
Alaena rosei (Vane-wright, 1980)Info
Albulina loewi afghana (Howarth & Povolny, 1976)Info
Alpenus auriculatus (A. Watson, 1988)Info
Amata monothyris (Hampson, 1914)Info
Amyna incertalis (Guillermet, 1992)Info
Amyna poecila -> Amyna rubrirenaInfo
Anania flava (Maes, 2005)Info
Ancylometis mulaella (Guillermet, 2011)Info
Ancylosis kebiliella (Lucas, 1909)Info
Ancylosis rubronervella (Mabille, 1908)Info
Anilina plebeja (Karsch, 1899)Info
Ankijabe griveaudi (Viette, 1980)Info
Ankijabe septentrionalis (Viette, 1980)Info
Anoectomychus lautipars (Prout, 1927)Info
Anomis elegans (Berio, 1956)Info
Anomis iobapta (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Anomis mandraka (Viette, 1965)Info
Anomoeotes elegans (Pagenstecher, 1903)Info
Antharmostes reducta (Herbulot, 1996)Info
Anthene lycotes ()Info
Anthophila latarniki (Guillermet, 2010)Info
Anumeta mugshinensis (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Anydrophila fouadi (Wiltshire, 1947)Info
Aoba dives (Kiriakoff, 1960)Info
Apamea lysis (Fawcett, 1918)Info
Apolobesia nsukka (Razowski & Wojtusiak, 2012)Info
Apospasta kennedyi (Fletcher D. S., 1961)Info
Arbelodes claudiae (I. Lehmann, 2010)Info
Argema kuhnei (Pinhey, 1969)Info
Argentochiloides meridionalis (G. Bassi, 1999)Info
Argyrophora chrysophylax (Krüger, 1999)Info
Arhopala micale amytis (Hewitson, 1862)Common OakblueInfo
Arniocera imperialis (Butler, 1898)Info
Arniocera trifasciata (Alberti, 1957)Info
Arsenaria kebilalis (Lucas, 1907)Info
Asaphodes campbellensis (Dugdale, 1964)Info
Asaphodes oxyptera (Hudson, 1909)Info
Ascalenia melanogastra (Meyrick, 1918)Info
Astatophlebia austera (Mey, 2011)Info
Asthenotricha polydora (Debauche, 1938)Info
Asura cervicalis (Walker, 1854)Spotted Lichen MothInfo
Asura versicolor (Kühne, 2007)Info
Athetis chionopis (Hampson, 1909)Info
Athetis leucopis (Hampson, 1902)Info
Athetis nigristriata (Krüger, 2000)Info
Athrips meyi (Bidzilya, 2010)Info
Aulocheta violacea (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Aurivillius cadioui (Bouyer, 2008)Info
Axylia edwardsi (Fletcher D. S., 1961)Info
Azygophleps larseni (Yakovlev & Saldaitis, 2011)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Balacra brunnea (Grünberg, 1907)Info
Balacra elegans (Aurivillius, 1892)Info
Bastilla diamesa (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Bastilla distincta (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Bastilla nesites (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Bilobata torninotella (Janse, 1954)Info
Blabophanes ptilophaga -> Monopis crocicapitellaInfo
Bombycopsis orthogramma -> Bombycopsis conspersaInfo
Bombycopsis sheppardi (Joannou & Krüger, 2009)Info
Bostrychogyna argenteopicta (Kiriakoff, 1960)Info
Brachioxena niveipalpis -> Brachioxena sparactisInfo
Brachyglossina cornutosa (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Brachylia fon (R.v. Yakovlev & Saldaitis, 2011)Info
Brevipecten cornuta (Hampson, 1902)Info
Brevipecten pencoae -> Enmonodiops ochrodiscataInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cabera elatina (Prout, 1913)Info
Caffrocrambus heraclitus (Bassi, 1994)Info
Calamotropha virra (BÅ‚eszynski, 1966)Info
Callopistria chera (A. E. Prout, 1927)Info
Callopistria miosticta -> Callopistria nigeriensisInfo
Caloptilia ptychospora (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Caradrina xanthopis (Hampson, 1909)Info
Carcinarctia laeliodes (Hampson, 1916)Info
Cardepia rajasthana (Hacker, 1998)Info
Carelis ochrivirga (A. E. Prout, 1927)Info
Casama griseola (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Casilda kikiae (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Centrarthra malagasy (Viette, 1972)Info
Centrarthra vansoni (Janse, 1938)Info
Cephonodes hylas virescens (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Ceraptila astridis (Lödl, 2002)Info
Ceratium extensum (Gourret Cleve, 1900/ehrenb. Dujard., 1841)Info
Ceratium pentagonum (Gourret, 1883/ehrenb. Cleve, 1899)Info
Ceratium tripos (M├╝ll. Nitzch, 1817)Info
Cerocala decaryi (Griveaud & Viette, 1962)Info
Cerocala ilia (Viette, 1973)Info
Cerurographa bistonica (Prout, 1922)Info
Charaxes dowsetti (Henning, 1989)Info
Charissa lequatrei (Herbulot, 1988)Info
Chiasmia iringa (Krüger, 2001)Info
Chiasmia nevilledukei (Krüger, 2001)Info
Chiasmia ponentis (Herbulot, 1987)Info
Chionodiptera nivea (De Lajonquière, 1972)Info
Chionodiptera virginalis (Viette, 1962)Info
Chloroclystis aucta -> Pasiphilodes subtritaInfo
Chondrostegoides nobilorum (Zolotuhin, 2007)Info
Classeya symetrica (G. Bassi, 1999)Info
Cleora albitrigonis (Prout, 1927)Info
Cleora prosema (Prout, 1927)Info
Clytie thibauti (Laporte, 1991)Info
Coleophora capella (Baldizzone, 1990)Info
Coleophora creola (Baldizzone & Van Der Wolf, 2015)Info
Coleophora ptilocharis (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Coleophora safadella (Van Der Wolf, 2008)Info
Coleophora terebrans (Baldizzone & Van Der Wolf, 2005)Info
Colocleora indivisa (Prout, 1927)Info
Comibaena theodori (Hausmann & Parisi, 2014)Info
Compsotata corneliae (Behounek & Beck, 2012)Info
Conservula furca (Fletcher D. S., 1961)Info
Contralissa catagrapta (Meyrick, 1927)Info
Cornesia ormoperla (Razowski, 1981)Info
Cosmetra mucronata (Razowski & Wojtusiak, 2012)Info
Crambus vulcanus (G. Bassi, 2000)Info
Crimnologa fletcheri (Bradley, 1965)Info
Criticonoma aspergata (Gozmany & Vári, 1973)Info
Crocidosema thematica (Meyrick, 1918)Info
Cropera confalonierii (Berio, 1937)Info
Ctenolita anacompa (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ctenoplusia edora (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Ctenypena tenuis (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Cyana quentini (Karisch, 2003)Info
Cyana rawlinsi (Karisch, 2013)Info
Cyana ueleana (Karisch, 2003)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactyloceras vandeweghei (Bouyer, 2008)Info
Dasychira dasynota (Collenette, 1938)Info
Dasychira orgyioides (Aurivillius, 1925)Info
Delgamma sanctae -> Delgamma pangoniaInfo
Desmeocraera sagum (Kiriakoff, 1958)Info
Diaphoromorpha bellescripta (De Lajonquière, 1973)Info
Diastatica pylonota (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Disparctia thomensis (Joicey & Talbot, 1926)Info
Dogoia nyungwensis (Bouyer, 2009)Info
Doleschallia bisaltide australis (Felder & Felder, 1867)Australian LeafwingInfo
Dorsifulcrum acutum (Herbulot, 1979)Info
Dorsifulcrum bicolor (Herbulot, 1979)Info
Dracontogena sundi (Aarvik & Karisch, 2012)Info
Drepanogynis benyowskii (Viette, 1980)Info
Drepanogynis calotaenia (Krüger, 2009)Info
Drepanogynis chrysobates (Krüger, 2002)Info
Drepanogynis herbuloti (Viette, 1970)Info
Drepanogynis nicotiana (Viette, 1977)Info
Drepanogynis ochrocraspeda (Krüger, 2009)Info
Dudgeonea locuples (Mabille, 1879)Info
Duponchelia floeschlalis -> Duponchelia fovealisInfo
Dysgonia glaphyra (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ecpyrrhorrhoe rubritinctalis (Hampson, 1916)Info
Ectabola deviata (Gozmany, 1966)Info
Ectoedemia bicarina (Scoble, 1983)Info
Ectoedemia capensis (Scoble, 1983)Info
Ectoedemia guerkiae (Scoble, 1983)Info
Ectoedemia knysnaensis (Scoble, 1983)Info
Edosa endroedyi (Gozmany, 1966)Info
Eilema marwitziana (Strand, 1912)Info
Elaeodopsis loxoscia (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Elesmoides thomae (Prout, 1927)Info
Ellochotis leontopa (Meyrick, 1908)Info
Embryonopsis halticella (Eaton, 1875)Info
Encoma rectangulata (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Endacantha syringa (De Lajonquière, 1970)Info
Endotera nodi -> Endotera cyphospilaInfo
Endothenia alpigena (Bradley, 1965)Info
Endotricha altitudinalis (Viette, 1957)Info
Endotricha rosealis (Walker, 1865)Info
Endotricha thomealis (Viette, 1957)Info
Endotricha viettealis (Whalley, 1963)Info
Enmonodiops ochrodiscata (Hampson, 1926)Info
Eois pyrauges (Prout, 1927)Info
Eoophyla euprepialis (Agassiz, 2012)Info
Eosia minettii (Bouyer, 2008)Info
Epacternis mabokealis (Leraut, 2011)Info
Epicampoptera vulvornata -> Epicampoptera strandiInfo
Epichoristodes aprepta (Bradley, 1965)Info
Epichoristodes pallens (Razowski, 2014)Info
Epicrocis safadalis (Asselbergs, 2008)Info
Epigelasma disjuncta (Herbulot, 1972)Info
Epigiaura trachylepis (Prout, 1927)Info
Epigynopteryx artemis (Viette, 1973)Info
Epigynopteryx molochina (Herbulot, 1984)Info
Epigynopteryx scotti (Fletcher D. S., 1959)Info
Epijana latifasciata (Dall´asta & Poncin, 1980)Info
Epiphora ploetzi (Weymer, 1880)Info
Epiplema carayoni (Boudinot, 1982)Info
Epiplema toulgoeti (Boudinot, 1982)Info
Ericeia waterstoni (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Erika analalava (Griveaud, 1976)Info
Ethiopica subpurpurea (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Eublemma tytrocoides (Hacker & Hausmann, 2010)Info
Eublemma xanthocraspis (Hampson, 1910)Info
Euchromia nigricincta -> Euchromia letheInfo
Eucosma niphaspis (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Eucosma phaeochyta (Bradley, 1965)Info
Eucosma rigens (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Eudonia thomealis (Viette, 1957)Info
Eudrapa maculata (Berio, 1956)Info
Eugnosta chalasma (Razowski, 1993)Info
Eupithecia albistrigata (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Eupithecia corticata (Fletcher D. S., 1950)Info
Eupithecia edwardsi (Fletcher D. S., 1951)Info
Eupithecia evansi (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Eupithecia fulvata (Haworth, 1809)Info
Eupithecia kibatiata (Debauche, 1938)Info
Eupithecia nigropolata (Fletcher D. S., 1951)Info
Eupithecia ochrata (Fletcher D. S., 1951)Info
Eupithecia penultimaria -> Eupithecia minusculataInfo
Eupithecia tricerata (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Euproctis brunea (Griveaud, 1973)Info
Euproutia rufomarginata (Pagenstecher, 1893)Info
Eurystauridia picta (Kiriakoff, 1973)Info
Eutricha ferruginea (Felder, 1874)Info
Euxootera callima (Fletcher D. S., 1961)Info
Euxootera fletcheri (Berio, 1977)Info
Exelastis pilum (Gielis, 2009)Info
Exilisia fletcheri (De Toulgoët, 1956)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fanambana anomoeotina (Kiriakoff & Viette, 1969)Info
Fanambana pyralidina (Kiriakoff & Viette, 1969)Info
Felderiola xanthogaster (Bartsch, 2013)Info
Feliniopsis dallastai (Hacker & Fibiger, 2007)Info
Feliniopsis jinka (Hacker, 2010)Info
Feliniopsis parvula (Hacker & Fibiger, 2007)Info
Feraxinia fayei (Laporte, 1984)Info
Fodina maudavei (Viette, 1982)Info
Fodina megalesia (Viette, 1966)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galtara doriae (Oberthür, 1880)Info
Gisilia gielisi (Koster, 2010)Info
Gonimbrasia ochreata (Gaede, 1927)Info
Gonimbrasia ruandana (Gaede, 1927)Info
Gracilaria strassenella -> Opogona omoscopaInfo
Graphium macareus indochinensis (Fruhstorfer, 1901)Lesser ZebraInfo
Gymnogramma luctuosa (Gibeaux, 1982)Info
Gymnogramma ratovosoni (Gibeaux, 1982)Info
Gymnogramma toulgoeti (Gibeaux, 1982)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haberlandia shimonii (I. Lehmann, 2011)Info
Haploscythris indecorella (Bengtsson, 2014)Info
Hapsifera gypsophaea (Gozmany, 1965)Info
Hebdomophruda disconnecta (Krüger, 1997)Info
Hectaphelia periculosa (Razowski, 2006)Info
Heniocha vingerhoedti (Bouyer, 1992)Info
Herpetogramma couteyeni -> Herpetogramma couteneyiInfo
Heterorachis insueta (Prout, 1922)Info
Heterostegane sennarensis -> Heterostegane minutissimaInfo
Hippotion canens (Jordan, 1926)Info
Hippotion gloriosana (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915)Info
Hippotion nigrofasciata (Aurivillius, 1925)Info
Holocacista salutans (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Homadaula maritima (Mey, 2007)Info
Homaloxestis lophophora -> Homaloxestis cholopisInfo
Hylemera cadoreli (Viette, 1970)Info
Hyles costata (Nordmann, 1851)Info
Hyles himyarensis (Meerman, 1988)Info
Hypena aequabilis -> Hypena neoplytaInfo
Hypena padelekorum (Lödl, 1995)Info
Hypena scotina (Fletcher, 1961)Info
Hypena veronikae (Lödl, 1994)Info
Hypena viettei (Guillermet, 1992)Info
Hypena zyzzybae (Lödl, 1994)Info
Hypocala dysdamarta (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Hyposidra gracilis (Herbulot, 1979)Info
Hypostaurella arcuata (Kiriakoff, 1967)Birch lace bugInfo
Hypotia mahafalyalis (Leraut, 2009)Info
Hypotia meloualis (Leraut, 2006)Info
Hystrichophora vittana (Agassiz, 2011)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Isturgia pallidaria -> Isturgia quadriplagaInfo
Isturgia prionogyna (Prout, 1916)Info
Isturgia virescens (Krüger, 2001)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jabaina betschi (Griveaud, 1977)Info
Jabaina lakato (Griveaud, 1977)Info
Joannisia heterotypa (Balinsky, 1994)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laelia aureus (Janse, 1915)Info
Lantzina rufalis (Leraut, 2013)Info
Lantzodes lamtoalis (Leraut, 2013)Info
Lantzodes nienokouealis (Leraut, 2013)Info
Lasiocampa tripolitania (Lewandowski & Fischer, 2005)Info
Latoia cretata (Karsch, 1899)Info
Latoia decolor (Karsch, 1899)Info
Lecithocera chloroscia (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Leesi masoala (Gibeaux, 1996)Info
Leucania borbonensis (Guillermet, 1996)Info
Lithacodia rubrilis (Berio, 1954)Info
Lobobunaea jeanneli -> Lobobunaea ansorgeiInfo
Lobobunaea kagera (Darge, 2014)Info
Lophoptera togata (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Lophotarsia uniformis (Berio, 1966)Info
Loxostege bihensis (Maes, 2014)Info
Lozotaenia cyanombra (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Lozotaenia melanophragma (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Lucida lucia melitaea -> Lucida lucia scopasInfo
Lygropia aureomarginalis (Gaede, 1916)Info
Lymantica radiata (Griveaud, 1977)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mabilleodes anabalis (Viette, 1989)Info
Macella concolor (Berio, 1966)Info
Mageochaeta kenricki -> Mageochaeta malgassicaInfo
Maghadena andringitrensis -> Maghadena dubernetiInfo
Manduca johanni (Cary, 1958)Info
Marmorata fletcheri (Viette, 1980)Info
Maurilia mandraka (Viette, 1982)Info
Meganola angolalis (Hacker, 2014)Info
Meganola argyrographa (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola bioconia (Hacker & Hoppe, 2012)Info
Meganola iringa (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola karischiella (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola kennedyi (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Meganola longisigna (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola nigroradiata (Debauche, 1942)Info
Meganola nona (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola oleaginalis (De Toulgoët, 1972)Info
Melinoessa molybdauges (Prout, 1927)Info
Mentaxya vuattouxi (Laporte, 1972)Info
Merrifieldia innae (Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin, 2011)Info
Mesothisa bilinguata (Karisch & Beck, 2015)Info
Metachrostis chalcoscripta (Hacker, 2011)Info
Metachrostis politzari (Hacker, 2011)Info
Metallochlora camerunica (Herbulot, 1982)Info
Metamicroptera paradoxa -> Metamicroptera rotundataInfo
Metaplatyntis synclepta (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Metarbela naumanni (Mey, 2005)Info
Metarctia fletcheri -> Metarctia lugubrisInfo
Metarctia latipennis -> Metarctia haematrichaInfo
Metarctia paulis (Kiriakoff, 1961)Info
Metarctia uniformis (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Micragone mirei (Darge, 1990)Info
Micragone udzungwa (Darge, 2011)Info
Micrilema craushayi (Hampson, 1903)Info
Microlyces bassa (Herbulot, 1981)Info
Microsesia nana (Bartsch, 2015)Info
Microzada subrosea (A.e. Prout, 1927)Info
Milocera scoblei (Krüger, 2001)Info
Mimandria kely (Viette, 1971)Info
Mimoclystia eucesta (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Monopis crocicapitella (Clemens, 1859)Bird Nest MothInfo
Monopis marcans -> Monopis addendaInfo
Morongea elfiora (Zolotuhin & Prozorov, 2010)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanna distyi (Kühne, 2014)Info
Negeta cyrtogramma (A.e. Prout, 1927)Info
Neodiphthera roicki (Brechlin, 2005)Info
Neostichtis manica (Clifton, 1985)Chain Fern Borer MothInfo
Nigilgia talhouki (Diakonoff, 1984)Info
Nola bischofi (Hacker, 2012)Info
Nola legraini (Hacker, 2012)Info
Nola lugubris (Hacker, 2012)Info
Nolidia concinna (Hampson, 1918)Info
Nolidia longinqua (Hacker, 2012)Info
Nomima prophanes (Durrant, 1916)Info
Nothofidonia irregularis (Prout, 1915)Info
Nyodes sandersi (Laporte, 1972)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontestra malgassica (Viette, 1969)Info
Odontestra vitta (Berio, 1975)Info
Odontoretha gigas (Laporte, 1984)Info
Oedicodia melanographa (Hampson, 1916)Info
Olethreutes percnochlaena -> Argyroploce percnochlaenaInfo
Opogona omoscopa (Meyrick, 1893)Detritus mothInfo
Opogona salamolardella (Guillermet, 2011)Info
Orana delicata (Griveaud, 1977)Info
Orthogonioptilum aequinoctialis (Darge, 2008)Info
Orthogonioptilum emmanuellae (Basquin, 1995)Info
Orthogonioptilum neglectum (Darge, 1995)Info
Ozarba africana (Berio, 1940)Info
Ozarba griveaudae (Viette, 1985)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeaspilates reducta (Wiltshire, 1981)Info
Panegyra sectatrix (Razowski, 1981)Info
Panegyra stenovalva (Razowski, 2005)Info
Pangrapta dulcis (Berio, 1956)Info
Papilio palinurus palinurus (Fabricius, 1787)Banded PeacockInfo
Paracapperia infernus (Meyrick, 1939)Info
Parafodina pagenstecheri (Viette, 1968)Info
Paralogistis willyi (Bengtsson, 2014)Info
Paraxenistis menaiella (Legrand, 1966)Info
Parotis bivincta (Meyrick, 1933)Info
Paschiodes scoparialis (Viette, 1957)Info
Paschiodes thomealis (Viette, 1957)Info
Pasiphila nebulosa (Dugdale, 1971)Info
Pasiphila socotrensis (Herbulot, 1994)Info
Pelosia meloui (De Toulgoët, 1956)Info
Perigonia caryae (Cadiou & Rawlins, 1998)Info
Periplusia reticulata (Berio, 1964)Info
Perissomastix montis (Gozmany, 1968)Info
Perissomastix pantsa (Gozmany, 1967)Info
Perissomastix sericea (Gozmany, 1966)Info
Perissomastix styx (Gozmany, 1966)Info
Phaiogramma rhoisaria -> Phaiogramma faustinatumInfo
Phalarocarpa hospes (Razowski & Karisch, 2015)Info
Phoenicladocera nitescens (De Lajonquière, 1972)Info
Phryganopteryx incerta (De Toulgoët, 1972)Info
Phryganopteryx pauliani (De Toulgoët, 1971)Info
Phthoropoea chalcomochla (D.j.l. Agassiz, 2011)Info
Picardia tumbuka (Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin., 2014)Info
Piercia basutensis (Prout, 1925)Info
Piercia kennedyi (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Piletocera opacalis (Rebel, 1926)Info
Pioneabathra holoxuthalis (Hampson, 1908)Info
Pithyllis boudinotalis (Leraut, 2011)Info
Platyptilia albilobata (Gielis, 2011)Info
Platyptilia fletcheri (Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2016)Info
Platyptilia postbarbata (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Platyptilia stanleyi (Ustjuzhanin & Kovtunovich, 2016)Info
Plusiodonta malagasy (Viette, 1968)Info
Poliobotys borbonica (Guillermet, 2008)Info
Polypogon yemenitica (Hacker, 2011)Info
Praelongicera palaestinella -> Perissomastix palaestinellaInfo
Prasinocyma aquamarina (Hausmann, Sciarretta & Parisi, 2016)Info
Prasinocyma perpulverata (Prout, 1916)Info
Prasinocyma thiaucourti (Herbulot, 1993)Info
Pringleophaga crozetensis (Enderlein, 1905)Info
Problepsis rorida (Prout, 1932)Info
Progonia grisea (Hampson, 1905)Info
Proteodoxa cirrhopa (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Protinopalpa ferreoflava (Strand, 1911)Info
Pseudobunaea latafenestrata (Darge, 2013)Info
Pseudocatharylla calypso (G. Bassi, 1999)Info
Pseudolyra minima (Hering, 1932)Info
Pseudophragmatobia unicolor (Krüger, 2009)Info
Pseudotelphusa griseotincta (Janse, 1958)Info
Pseudotryphia atralba (Berio, 1976)Info
Psilocerea albivertex (Herbulot, 1992)Info
Pusiola brunneitincta (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Pusiola fageli (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Pusiola rotundula (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Pusiola sordidula (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Pyncostola dicksoni (Janse, 1950)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Radiarctia nyangana (Haynes, 2011)Info
Recaraceria hormoterma (Meyrick, 1938)Info
Rhipidarctia rosacea (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Rhynchoferella hoppei (Mey, 2007)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salagena guichardi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Salma lakasy (Viette, 1981)Info
Salvatgea dhofarica (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Salvatgea tsaratanana (Griveaud, 1977)Info
Scalmicauda uniarcuata (Kiriakoff, 1962)Info
Scieropepla gibeauxella (Viette, 1986)Info
Scirpophaga limnochares -> Scirpophaga praelataInfo
Scopalostoma nigromaculella (Guillermet, 2004)Info
Scoparia nigripunctalis (Maes, 2004)Info
Scopula comes (Prout, 1927)Info
Scopula iterata (Herbulot, 1978)Info
Scopula latimediata (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Scopula perpunctata (Herbulot, 1992)Info
Scopula quintaria (Prout, 1916)Info
Scopula seclusa (Herbulot, 1972)Info
Scrobipalpa swakopi (Bidzilya & Mey, 2011)Info
Scyrotis kochi (Mey, 2007)Info
Scythris calciflua (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Scythris justifica (Meyrick, 1911)Info
Scythris stoltzei (Bengtsson, 2014)Info
Selania costifuscana (Aarvik, 2004)Info
Semiothisa troni (Guillermet, 2011)Info
Serrodes cordifera -> Trichopalpina zethesiaInfo
Sesquialtera ramecourti (Herbulot, 1967)Info
Somatina sanctithomae (Herbulot, 1958)Info
Sphallestasis epixena (Gozmany, 1966)Info
Sphallestasis romieuxi (Gozmany, 1976)Info
Spidia excentrica (Strand, 1912)Info
Stathmopoda margabim (Viette, 1995)Info
Stenoglene bouyeri (Basquin, 2013)Info
Stenopterygia firmivena (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Stenoptilia melanoloncha (Meyrick, 1927)Info
Stenoptilia tyropiesta (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Stenostaura glis (Kiriakoff, 1968)Info
Stictoptera sanctae -> Stictoptera conturbataInfo
Stilbotis rubra (Berio, 1977)Info
Strigocossus elephas (R.v. Yakovlev, 2013)Info
Strigocossus mediopallens (Fletcher D. S., 1968)Info
Syagrana eremica (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Sycacantha penthrana (Bradley, 1965)Info
Syllepte amelialis (Viette, 1957)Info
Syllepte lagoalis (Viette, 1957)Info
Syllepte serei -> Syllepte ovialisInfo
Syllepte torsipex (Hampson, 1898)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanychastis moreauella (Guillermet, 2011)Info
Tavia lyga -> Tavia nycterinaInfo
Thacona leucosparsa (Kiriakoff, 1964)Info
Thausgea bekaka (Viette, 1966)Info
Thermesia lumma (Plötz, 1880)Info
Thiacidas legraini (Hacker & Zilli, 2007)Info
Thysanoplusia flavirosea (Dufay, 1972)Info
Tischeria zestica (Meyrick, 1911)Info
Tolna atrigona (Prout A. E., 1927)Info
Tornoconia artemis (Viette, 1972)Info
Trichopalpina zethesia (Hampson, 1926)Info
Trichoplusia florina (Guenée, 1852)Info
Trogium pulsatorium (Linnaeus, 1758)BooklouseInfo
Tsirananaclia formosa (Griveaud, 1973)Info
Turatia scioneura (Meyrick, 1929)Info
Turatia yemenensis (Derra, 2008)Info
Typhonia recondita (Durrant, 1916)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Ulophora flavinia (Balinsky, 1994)Info
Ulotrichopus eugeniae (Saldaitis & Ivinskis, 2010)Info
Usta arabica (Nässig, Naumann & Oberprieler, 2015)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Victoria taminata (Herbulot, 1982)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xanthorhoe orophylloides (Hudson, 1909)Info
Xenostega latiscripta (Prout, 1927)Info
Xylopteryx dargei (Herbulot, 1984)Info
Xylopteryx leroyae (Fletcher D. S., 1963)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada aegrotans (Herbulot, 1979)Info
Zamarada collarti (Debauche, 1938)Info
Zamarada crenulata (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada eucharis (Drury, 1782)Info
Zamarada flavicincta -> Zamarada scintillansInfo
Zamarada griseola (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada janata (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada lequeuxi (Herbulot, 1983)Info
Zamarada perplexa -> Zamarada bathyscaphesInfo
Zebronia mariaehelenae -> Zebronia mahensisInfo
Zekelita matengis (Lödl & Mayerl, 1998)Info
Zerenopsis costimaculata (Prout L. B., 1913)Info
Zeuctoboarmia werneri (Rebel, 1917)Info
Zeuxinia aeschrina (Legrand, 1966)Info
Zeuzeropecten dargei (Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Zitha luquetalis (Leraut, 2011)Info
Zitha rosalinde (Viette, 1981)Info
538 Species in Lepidoptera for Antarctica 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
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Frenatae (Comstock, 1892)
Jugatae (Gers, 1981)
Macrolepidoptera (Minet, 1991)
Microlepidoptera (Wilcox, 1953)

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