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Distribution path and Subregions of Barbados (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Barbados
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Barbados
Class
Barbados
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 86 families, 249 genera, 384 species
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Subclass
Barbados
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 85 families, 248 genera, 383 species
Tree
Infraclass
Barbados
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 82 families, 240 genera, 371 species
Tree
Superorder
Barbados
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 56 families, 168 genera, 269 species
Tree
Order
Barbados
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 18 families, 48 genera, 64 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
Barbados
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     18 families, 48 genera, 64 species

Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Barbados
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesTiger Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 3 SpeciesGrass moth
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesErebid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesSun Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 4 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 12 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 15 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 2 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 1 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 1 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTimber Moths
18 Families with 64 Species in Barbados


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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Barbados
Species with ANext  
Agraulis vanillae (Linnaeus, 1758)Passion butterflyInfo
Agraulis vanillae incarnata (N. Riley, 1926)Gulf FritillaryInfo
Agraulis vanillae lucina (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1862)Info
Agraulis vanillae maculosa (Stichel, 1908)Info
Agraulis vanillae vanillae -> Agraulis vanillae maculosaGulf FritillaryInfo
Anartia amathea amathea -> Anartia amathea roeseliaRed PeacockInfo
Anartia amathea roeselia (Eschscholtz, 1835)Info
Anartia jatrophae jatrophae (Linnaeus, 1763)White PeacockInfo
Anomis luridula (Guenée, 1852)Info
Anticarsia gemmatalis (Hübner, 1818)Velvetbean mothInfo
Aristotelia roseosuffusella (Clemens, 1860)Pink-washed AristoteliaInfo
Ascalapha odorata (Linnaeus, 1758)Black WitchInfo
Azeta melanea (Stoll, 1781)Info
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Bedellia minor (Busck, 1900)Florida Morning-glory Leafminer MothInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cercopis cognata (Distant, 1908)Info
Condica albigera (Guenée, 1852)Boneset GroundlingInfo
Corcyra cephalonica (Stainton, 1866)Rice MothInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus eresimus eresimus -> Danaus eresimus montezumaSoldierInfo
Danaus eresimus montezuma (Talbot, 1943)SoldierInfo
Danaus gilippus xanthippus (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1860)Info
Danaus plexippus insularis ()Info
Diatraea saccharalis (Fabricius, Sensu Guenée, 1862)Sugarcane BorerInfo
Dryas iulia framptoni (Riley, 1926)JuliaInfo
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Elaphria agrotina (Guenée, 1852)Info
Ennomosia basalis (Hampson, 1897)Info
Enyo lugubris lugubris (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Epargyreus zestos (Geyer, 1832)Zestos SkipperInfo
Erinnyis obscura (Fabricius, 1775)Obscure SphinxInfo
Erinnyis stheno -> Erinnyis obscuraInfo
Eucosmophora dives (Walsingham, 1897)Info
Eulepte gastralis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fundella pellucens (Zeller, 1848)Caribbean Pod BorerInfo
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Helcystogramma cerinura (Meyrick, 1923)Info
Heliodines quinqueguttata (Walsingham, 1897)Info
Heliothis subflexa (Guenée, 1852)Subflexus Straw MothInfo
Heliothis virescens (Fabricius, 1777)Tobacco budwormInfo
Hypena vetustalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Hypeuryntis levis (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janseodes melanospila (Guenée, 1852)Info
Junonia evarete (Cramer, 1779)Mangrove BuckeyeInfo
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Leucania microgonia (Hampson, 1905)Info
Leucania multilinea (Walker, 1856)Many-lined WainscotInfo
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Manduca rustica harterii (Rothschild, 1894)Info
Manduca rustica harterti (Rothschild, 1894)Info
Megalorhipida defectalis -> Megalophipida defectalisInfo
Melanchroia chephise (Stoll, 1782)White-tipped BlackInfo
Melipotis fasciolaris (Hübner, 1823)Fasciolated Melipotis MothInfo
Mestra hersilia hersilia (Fabricius, 1776)South American MestraInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neogalea sunia (Guenée, 1852)Catabena MothInfo
Neurobathra strigifinitella (Clemens, 1860)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Phoebis agarithe pupillata (Dillon, 1947)Large Orange SulphurInfo
Platphalonidia subolivacea -> Phalonidia tarijanaInfo
Pyrisitia lisa euterpe (Ménétriés, 1832)Little SulphurInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Semiothisa everiata (Guenée, 1858)Info
Spodoptera eridania (Stoll, 1781)Southern Army LeafwormInfo
Spodoptera latifascia (Walker, 1856)Garden ArmywormInfo
Spragueia dama (Guenée, 1952)Southern Spragueia MothInfo
Syntomeida syntomoides (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tarachidia flavibasis (Hampson, 1898)Info
Trichoplusia ni (Hübner, 1803)Cabbage LooperInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urbanus dorantes obscurus (Hewitson, 1867)Info
Urbanus obscurus (Hewitson, 1867)Stub-tailed SkipperInfo
Urbanus proteus (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-tailed SkipperInfo
Species with XBack  Top
Xyleutes lillianae (Lindsey, 1926)Info
64 Species in Lepidoptera for Barbados 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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