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Distribution path and Subregions of Brunei (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - Southeast Asia - Brunei
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Brunei
Class
Brunei
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 126 families, 437 genera, 766 species
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Subclass
Brunei
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 126 families, 437 genera, 766 species
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Infraclass
Brunei
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 121 families, 431 genera, 759 species
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Superorder
Brunei
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 79 families, 274 genera, 460 species
Tree
Order
Brunei
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 28 families, 111 genera, 187 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
Brunei
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     28 families, 111 genera, 187 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Brunei
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesTiger Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 6 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 7 SpeciesGrass moth
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesErebid Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 2 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 8 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 8 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 2 SpeciesLappet Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 2 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Micronoctuidae (Fibiger In Fibiger & Lafonteine, 2005) - 3 Species
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 18 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 4 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 4 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 1 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 3 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 3 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 2 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 26 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 11 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesErmine Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesBurnet Moths
28 Families with 187 Species in Brunei
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Brunei
Species with ANext  
Achaea janata (Linnaeus, 1758)Castor Semi-LooperInfo
Acosmeryx shervillii (Boisduval, 1875)Info
Acrocercops euthycolona (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Actenochroma muscicoloraria (Walker, 1863)Info
Actenochroma pullicosta -> Pullichroma pullicostaInfo
Aetholix flavibasalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Ambulyx canescens (Walker, 1865)Info
Ambulyx moorei (Moore, 1858)Info
Ambulyx pryeri (Distant, 1887)Info
Ambulyx pryeri pryeri (Distant, 1887)Info
Anomis nigritarsis (Walker, 1857)Info
Antheraea helferi (Moore, 1859)Info
Antheraea moultoni (Watson, 1927)Info
Anua intacta -> Ophiusa discriminansInfo
Anua keyensis -> Ophiusa discriminansInfo
Anua sublutea -> Ophiusa discriminansInfo
Anuga constricta (Guenée, 1852)Info
Appias paulina (Cramer, 1777)Ceylon Lesser AlbatrossInfo
Appias paulina athena (Fruhstorfer, 1902)Info
Asura biseriata (Hampson, 1900)Info
Atrophaneura nox (Swainson, 1822)Malayan BatwingInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliteara horsfieldii (Saunders, 1851)Tussock mothInfo
Calliteara strigata (Moore, 1879)Info
Caloptilia baringi (Yuan & G.s. Robinson, 1993)Info
Caloptilia dicamica (Yuan & Robinson, 1993)Info
Caloptilia iselaea (Meyrick, 1914)Info
Caloptilia nomurai (Yuan & Robinson, 1993)Info
Caloptilia syrphetias (Meyrick, 1907)Info
Caloptilia theivora (Walsingham, 1893)Info
Catapaecilma harmani (Cassidy, 1982)Info
Cephonodes hylas (Linnaeus, 1771)Pellucid Hawk MothInfo
Cephonodes picus -> Cephonodes hylasInfo
Ceramea brunneica (Razowski, 2008)Info
Chalia modesta (Schmidt, 1913)Info
Chalia pulchra (Gray, 1832)Info
Chilasa paradoxa (Zincken, 1831)Great Blue MimeInfo
Chilasa slateri -> Papilio slateriBlue Striped MimeInfo
Chliaria amabilis -> Hypolycaena amanicaInfo
Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen, 1904)Cocoa pod borerInfo
Creteus cyrina (Hewitson, 1876)Nonsuch PalmerInfo
Cydia leucostoma (Meyrick, 1912)Tea Flush WormInfo
Cypa decolor decolor (Walker, 1856)Info
Cypa duponti (Roepke, 1941)Info
Cyrina cyrina -> Creteus cyrinaNonsuch PalmerInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Daphnis hypothous hypothous (Cramer, 1780)Info
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)Oleander Hawk-mothInfo
Daphnusa ocellaris (Walker, 1856)Info
Dasychira strigata -> Calliteara strigataInfo
Deanolis albizonalis (Hampson, 1903)Info
Deanolis sublimbalis (Snellen, 1899)Red banded mango caterpillarInfo
Delias hyparete (Linnaeus, 1758)Painted JezebelInfo
Dudua aprobola (Meyrick, 1886)Leaf-curling MothInfo
Dudua brachytoma (Diakonoff, 1973)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Edosa alanpricella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa bookerella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa broonzyella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa chenierella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa fulsonella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa howlinwolfella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa leadbellyella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa lenoirella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa lewisella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa mayallella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa montoyella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa muddyella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa richardella (Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa santanella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa smithaella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa spiveyaella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa troutella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa vinsonella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa walterella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Edosa williamsonella (G.s. Robinson, 2008)Info
Elibia dolichus (Westwood, 1847)Info
Enpinanga borneensis (Butler, 1879)Info
Eucoenogenes ancyrota (Meyrick, 1907)Info
Eupanacra malayana -> Eupanacra mindanaensisInfo
Eupanacra mydon (Walker, 1856)Info
Eupanacra regularis (Butler, 1875)Info
Eupanacra regularis regularis (Butler, 1875)Info
Eupanacra variolosa (Walker, 1856)Info
Euploea crameri (Lucas, 1853)Info
Eurypteryx alleni (Hogenes & Treadaway, 1993)Info
Euthalia aconthea (Cramer, 1777)Common BaronInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastropacha pardale (Walker, 1855)Info
Gelastocera castanea (Moore, 1879)Info
Graphium arycles (Boisduval, 1836)Spotted JayInfo
Graphium empedovana (Corbet, 1941)Malayan YellowbottleInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Halpe clara (Cassidy, 1985)Intermediate AceInfo
Harmaclona robinsoni (Davis, 1998)Info
Hasora khoda minsona (Swinhoe, 1907)Info
Hasora taminatus (Hübner, 1818)White Banded AwlInfo
Hasora taminatus almea ()Info
Hilarographa rampayoha (Razowski, 2009)Info
Hilarographa robinsoni (Razowski, 2009)Info
Hilarographa temburonga (Razowski, 2009)Info
Hilarographa uluana (Razowski, 2009)Info
Hypodoxa multidentata -> Sundadoxa multidentataInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamproptera curius (Fabricius, 1787)White DragontailInfo
Lamproptera meges (Zinken, 1831)Green DragontailInfo
Leptozygaena gracilis (Jordan, 1907)Info
Logania marmorata staudingeri ()Info
Losaria neptunus (Guérin-méneville, 1840)Yellow-bodied Club-tailInfo
Lygephila lusoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lygephila pastinum (Treitschke, 1826)The BlackneckInfo
Lymantria ganara (Moore, 1860)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macroglossum divergens (Walker, 1856)Info
Macroglossum divergens heliophila (Boisduval, 1875)Info
Macroglossum faro (Cramer, 1779)Info
Macroglossum faro faro (Cramer, 1779)Info
Mahanta leworthyi (Holloway, 1986)Info
Mahasena corbetti (Tams, 1928)Coconut case caterpillarInfo
Meandrusa payeni (Boisduval, 1836)The SickleInfo
Meandrusa payeni brunei ()Info
Megalopalpus simplex (Röber, 1886)Info
Meganola nivalitincta (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola undosaria (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganoton nyctiphanes (Walker, 1856)Info
Mesophleps parvella (H.h. Li & Sattler, 2012)Info
Mesophleps sublutiana (Park, 1990)Info
Micrerethista bifida (Davis, 1998)Info
Micrerethista dissacca (Davis, 1998)Info
Mocis frugalis -> Mocis proveraiSugarcane LooperInfo
Mudaria leprosticta (Hampson, 1907)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanaguna breviuscula -> Etanna breviusculaPigeonpea Pod BorerInfo
Neostauropus alternus -> Acompsia caucasellaInfo
Noorda albizonalis -> Deanolis sublimbalisInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ophiusa discriminans (Walker, 1858)Info
Ophiusa pygospila -> Ophiusa discriminansInfo
Ophiusa sublutea -> Lygephila pastinumInfo
Orthocraspeda netunaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Orthorisma netunaria (Guenée, 1857)Info
Ortopla iarbasalis (Walker, 1858)Info
Orvasca subnotata (Walker, 1865)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachliopta antiphus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Pachyneuria licisca lista -> Pachyneuria listaInfo
Pachyrhabda inanis (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Papilio helenus (Linnaeus, 1758)Red HelenInfo
Papilio nephelus (Boisduval, 1836)Black and White HelenInfo
Parantica crowleyi (Jenner Weir, 1894)Chestnut TigerInfo
Pareuchaetes pseudoinsulata (Rego Barros, 1956)Info
Penicillaria jocosatrix (Guenée, 1852)Large mango tipborerInfo
Peniculimius captus (Schouten, 1994)Info
Peniculimius fructus (Schouten, 1994)Info
Peniculimius ravus (Schouten, 1994)Info
Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus, 1758)Diamond-back MothInfo
Pompelon marginata (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Prays nephelomima -> Prays citriCitrus Flower MothInfo
Psilogramma increta (Walker, 1856)Info
Pullichroma pullicosta (Prout, 1931)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhagastis rubetra (Rothschild & Jordan, 1907)Info
Risoba harmani (Holloway, 2003)Info
Rivula atimeta (Swinhoe, 1905)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scaeosopha chionoscia (Meyrick, 1933)Info
Scaeosopha gibbosa (Li & Zhang, 2012)Info
Scaeosopha incantata (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Scaeosopha nigrimarginata (Li & Zhang, 2012)Info
Scaeosopha nullivalvella (Li & Zhang, 2012)Info
Scaeosopha rarimaculata (Li & Zhang, 2012)Info
Scardia alleni (Robinson, 1986)Info
Scotiophyes nebrias (Diakonoff, 1984)Info
Smerinthulus dohrni (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Sphrageidus virguncula (Walker, 1855)Info
Spodoptera cilium (Guenée, 1852)Dark Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera mauritia (Boisduval, 1833)Lawn armywormInfo
Stegasta variana (Meyrick, 1904)Gelechiid MothInfo
Sundadoxa multidentata (Prout, 1916)Info
Symitha nolalella (Walker, 1866)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Temnolopha metallota -> Dudua brachytomaInfo
Tentax badasi (Fibiger, 2011)Info
Tentax bruneii (Fibiger, 2011)Info
Tentax musculus (Fibiger, 2011)Info
Theretra alecto (Linnaeus, 1758)Levant Hawk MothInfo
Theretra latreillii lucasii (Walker, 1856)Info
Thiacidas triangulata (Gaede, 1939)Info
Tinissa wayfoongi (G.s. Robinson & Tuck, 1998)Info
Toxoproctis cincta (Swinhoe, 1906)Info
Trabala bouraq (Holloway, 1987)Info
Trogonoptera brookiana (Wallace, 1855)Rajah Brooke´s BirdwingInfo
Troides amphrysus (Cramer, 1782)Malay BirdwingInfo
Troides andromache (Staudinger, 1892)Borneo BirdwingInfo
Troides helena (Linnaeus, 1758)Common BirdwingInfo
Troides miranda (Butler, 1869)Miranda BirdwingInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Unkana mytheca mytheca (Hewitson, 1877)Silver and Yellow PalmerInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vespitinea gurkharum (Robinson & Carter, 1989)Info
Vindula dejone dajakorum ()Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthodes transversa (Guenée, 1852)Info
187 Species in Lepidoptera for Brunei 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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