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Distribution path and Subregions of Austria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe - Austria
Subregions: Austrian Alps, Burgenland, Carinthia, Lower Austria, Salzburg, Styria, Tyrol (North Tyrol), Upper Austria, Vienna, Vorarlberg
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Austria
Class
Austria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 494 families, 5901 genera, 23333 species
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Subclass
Austria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 492 families, 5886 genera, 23315 species
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Infraclass
Austria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 475 families, 5837 genera, 23150 species
Tree
Superorder
Austria
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 346 families, 4933 genera, 20615 species
Tree
Order
Austria
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 71 families, 1486 genera, 6095 species
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.495    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
Austria
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     70 families, 1484 genera, 6077 species
Suborder
Austria
    Zeugloptera (Chapman, 1917)
     1 family, 1 genus, 17 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Austria
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 43 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 224 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 17 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 3 SpeciesFlower moths
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 3 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 2 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 13 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 323 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 34 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 276 SpeciesGrass moth
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 18 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 18 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 3 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 259 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Endromidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGlory Moths
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 23 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 80 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 13 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 1 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 369 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 633 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 10 SpeciesSedge Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 194 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesSun Moths
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 12 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 21 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 107 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 16 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 38 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 2 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Lemoniidae (Hampson, 1918) - 2 SpeciesAutumn Silkworm Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 4 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 143 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 58 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 17 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Momphidae (Herrich Schaffer, 1857) -> Coleophoridae - 1 SpeciesMompha Moths
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 180 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 851 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 34 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 48 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 208 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 86 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Opostegidae (Meyrick, 1893) - 5 SpeciesWhite Eye Cap Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 39 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 32 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 20 SpeciesYucca Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 110 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterolonchidae (Meyrick, 1918) - 1 SpeciesLance Wing Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 110 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 183 SpeciesSnout Moths
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Roeslerstammiidae (Bruand, 1850) - 2 SpeciesDouble-eye moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 28 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Schreckensteiniidae (Fletcher, 1929) - 1 SpeciesBristle Legged Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 68 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 46 SpeciesHawk Moths
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 1 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 111 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 16 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 637 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Urodidae (Kyrki, 1984) - 1 SpeciesFalse Burnet Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 45 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 106 SpeciesErmine Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 23 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 69 SpeciesBurnet Moths
70 Families with 6096 Species in Austria
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Austria without family allocation
Boudinoyiana notha ()Light Orange UnderwingInfo
Porittia galactodactyla (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
2 Species in Lepidoptera for Austria listed without family allocation
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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