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Distribution path and Subregions of Burundi (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Burundi
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Burundi
Class
Burundi
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 133 families, 770 genera, 1669 species
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Subclass
Burundi
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 133 families, 770 genera, 1669 species
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Infraclass
Burundi
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 123 families, 728 genera, 1557 species
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Superorder
Burundi
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 100 families, 671 genera, 1483 species
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Order
Burundi
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 25 families, 221 genera, 563 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
Burundi
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     25 families, 221 genera, 563 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Burundi
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 46 SpeciesTiger Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 9 SpeciesGrass moth
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 41 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 8 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 24 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 15 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 23 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lemoniidae (Hampson, 1918) - 1 SpeciesAutumn Silkworm Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 37 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 63 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 3 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 10 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 174 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 35 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 40 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 2 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 5 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSnout Moths
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 2 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 11 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesFungus Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesErmine Moths
25 Families with 563 Species in Burundi
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Burundi
Species with ANext  
Abisara latifasciata (Riley, 1932)Neave´s JudyInfo
Abisara neavei (N.d. Riley, 1932)Neave´s Banded JudyInfo
Acleros mackenii olaus (Plötz, 1884)Info
Acontia secta (Guenée, 1852)Info
Acontia transfigurata -> Acontia zelleriInfo
Acontia zelleri (Wallengren, 1856)Info
Acraea alcinoe -> Bematistes alcinoeInfo
Acraea alcinoe camerunica (Aurivillius, 1893)Info
Acraea alicia -> Acraea aurivilliiInfo
Acraea amicitiae (Heron, 1909)Info
Acraea angolanus -> Acraea oreasBlack-and-white AcraeaInfo
Acraea asboloplintha (Karsch, 1894)Black-winged AcraeaInfo
Acraea aurivillii (Staudinger, 1896)Large Alciope AcraeaInfo
Acraea balina (Grose-smith, 1890)Tiny Mountain AcraeaInfo
Acraea bettiana -> Acraea rangatanaInfo
Acraea bonasia (Fabricius, 1775)Bonasia AcraeaInfo
Acraea bonasia bonasia (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Acraea byatti -> Acraea goetzeiInfo
Acraea cappadox (Sharpe, 1890)Info
Acraea dissociata -> Acraea asboloplinthaBlack-winged AcraeaInfo
Acraea eltringhami (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)Info
Acraea goetzei (Thurau, 1903)Info
Acraea kilimandjara -> Acraea lycoaLycoa AcraeaInfo
Acraea lycoa (Godart, 1819)Lycoa AcraeaInfo
Acraea maji -> Acraea rangatanaInfo
Acraea minima -> Acraea balinaTiny Mountain AcraeaInfo
Acraea ochrascens -> Acraea venturaInfo
Acraea oreas (Sharpe, 1891)Black-and-white AcraeaInfo
Acraea oreas oreas (Sharpe, 1891)Info
Acraea persanguinea -> Bematistes persanguineaInfo
Acraea planesium -> Acraea cappadoxInfo
Acraea praeponina -> Acraea bonasiaBonasia AcraeaInfo
Acraea quadricolor -> Bematistes quadricolorInfo
Acraea quadricolor latifasciata (Sharpe, 1892)Info
Acraea rangatana (Eltringham, 1912)Info
Acraea rangatana bettiana (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)Info
Acraea semivitrea (Aurivillius, 1895)Glassy AcraeaInfo
Acraea serena (Fabricius, 1775)Dancing AcraeaInfo
Acraea uvui -> Acraea balinaTiny Mountain AcraeaInfo
Acraea ventura (Hewitson, 1887)Info
Acraea ventura ochrascens (Sharpe, 1902)Info
Aegocera fervida -> Aegoceropsis fervidaInfo
Aegocera obliqua (Mabille, 1893)Info
Aegocera rectilinea (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Aegoceropsis fervida (Walker, 1854)Info
Afronyctemera itokina (Aurivillius, 1904)Info
Afrophyla vethi (Snellen, 1886)Info
Agrotis segetum (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Agrotis spinifera -> Agrotis ipsilonGregson´s DartInfo
Amata alicia (Butler, 1876)Info
Amauris albimaculata magnimacula (Rebel, 1914)Info
Amauris angola -> Amauris crawshayiInfo
Amauris crawshayi (Butler, 1897)Info
Amauris crawshayi oscarus (Thurau, 1904)Info
Amauris echeria terrena (Talbot, 1940)Info
Amauris ellioti (Butler, 1895)Ansorge´s DanaidInfo
Amblyprora subalba (Seydel, 1937)Info
Amblyptilia direptalis (Walker, 1864)Info
Amerila vitrea (Plötz, 1880)Info
Antanartia dimorphica (Howarth, 1966)Northern Short-tailed AdmiralInfo
Anthene afra (Bethune-baker, 1910)Black-edged Ciliate BlueInfo
Anthene contrastata mashuna (Stevenson, 1937)Info
Anthene hobleyi (Neave, 1904)Hobley´s HairtailInfo
Anthene hobleyi kigezi (Stempffer, 1961)Info
Anthene indefinita (Bethune-baker, 1910)Info
Anthene schoutedeni (Hulstaert, 1924)Schouteden´s HairtailInfo
Antheua gallans (Karsch, 1895)Info
Antheua grisea (Gaede, 1928)Info
Antheua insignata (Gaede, 1928)Info
Antheua simplex (Walker, 1855)Info
Apallaga biseriata (Butler, 1888)Info
Apallaga kivuensis (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)Info
Apallaga opalinus (Butler, 1901)Info
Apallaga rwandae (Libert, 2014)Info
Aphysoneura scapulifascia (Joicey & Talbot, 1922)Western Bamboo RingletInfo
Apisa kamitugensis -> Pseudothyretes kamitugensisInfo
Apisa subargentea (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)Info
Apisa tamsi -> Balacra tamsiInfo
Aporodes pygmaealis (Amsel, 1961)Info
Apospasta dipterigidia (Hampson, 1902)Info
Apospasta fulvida -> Apospasta dipterigidiaInfo
Appias epaphia (Cramer, 1779)African AlbatrossInfo
Appias sabina (C. & R. Felder, 1865)Albatross WhiteInfo
Appias sylvia -> Cepora kotakiiCommon AlbatrossInfo
Appias wardii (Moore, 1884)Lesser AlbatrossInfo
Ariadne pagenstecheri (Suffert, 1904)Scalloped CastorInfo
Ariathisa abyssinia (Guenée, 1852)Info
Aslauga marshalli (Butler, 1898)Dusky PurpleInfo
Aslauga purpurascens (Holland, 1890)Info
Asura gigantea (Kühne, 2007)Info
Asura mutabilis (Kühne, 2007)Info
Aterica clorana -> Pseudargynnis hegemoneInfo
Aterica galene galene (Brown, 1776)Info
Athalia flavobasalis ()Info
Athalia marginipennis ()Info
Athalia melanopoda ()Info
Athalia ustipennis ()Info
Atrasana vittata (Kiriakoff, 1969)Info
Automolis chapini -> Metarctia rubripunctaInfo
Automolis lateritia -> Metarctia lateritiaInfo
Axylia annularis (Saalmüller, 1891)Info
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Balacra compsa (Jordan, 1904)Info
Balacra elegans (Aurivillius, 1892)Info
Balacra fenestrata (Jordan, 1904)Info
Balacra melaena (Jordan, 1904)Info
Balacra rattrayi (Rothschild, 1910)Info
Balacra rubrostriata (Aurivillius, 1892)Info
Balacra stigmatica (Grünberg, 1907)Info
Balacra vitreata (Rothschild, 1910)Info
Baliochila neavei (Stempffer & Bennett, 1953)Neave´s BuffInfo
Bastilla erectata (Hampson, 1902)Info
Batella katanga (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Belenois calypso (Drury, 1773)Calypso WhiteInfo
Belenois calypso crawshayi (Butler, 1894)Info
Belenois crawshayi (Butler, 1894)Crawshay´s WhiteInfo
Belenois creona (Cramer, 1776)African Common WhiteInfo
Belenois gidica (Godart, 1819)African Veined WhiteInfo
Belenois raffrayi (Oberthür, 1878)Raffray´s WhiteInfo
Belenois raffrayi extendens (Joicey & Talbot, 1927)Info
Belenois subeida (C. & R. Felder, 1865)Northern Caper WhiteInfo
Belenois victoria (Dixey, 1915)Victoria WhiteInfo
Belenois zochalia (Boisduval, 1836)Forest WhiteInfo
Bematistes alcinoe (Felder, 1865)Alcinoe BematistesInfo
Bematistes consanguinoides -> Bematistes persanguineaInfo
Bematistes persanguinea (Rebel, 1914)Info
Bematistes quadricolor (Rogenhofer, 1891)Info
Bicyclus auricruda (Butler, 1868)Small Marbled Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus auricruda fulgidus (Fox, 1963)Info
Bicyclus aurivillii (Butler, 1896)Info
Bicyclus brakefieldi (Brattstrom, 2012)Info
Bicyclus dentata (Sharpe, 1898)Dentate Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus jefferyi (Fox, 1963)Jeffrey´s Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus matuta (Karsch, 1894)Info
Bicyclus persimilis (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)Info
Bicyclus saussurei (Dewitz, 1879)Saussure´s Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus saussurei angustus (Condamin, 1970)Info
Bicyclus sebetus (Hewitson, 1877)Info
Bicyclus simulacris (Kielland, 1990)Info
Bicyclus tanzanicus (Condamin, 1986)Info
Bicyclus vansoni (Condamin, 1965)Info
Blenina chrysochlora (Walker, 1865)Info
Bombycopsis perstrigata (Joannou & Krüger, 2009)Info
Bombycopsis variabilis (Joannou & Krüger, 2009)Info
Bombycopsis varidentata (Joannou & Krüger, 2009)Info
Braura elgonensis (Kruck, 1940)Info
Braura ligniclusa -> Pachypasa truncataInfo
Braura truncatum (Walker, 1855)Info
Brusa allardi (Berger, 1967)Info
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Cacyreus tespis (Herbst, 1804)Water BlueInfo
Cacyreus virilis (Aurivillius, 1924)Mocker BlueInfo
Capys catharus (Riley, 1932)Info
Catopsilia florella (Fabricius, 1775)African EmigrantInfo
Cepora himiko (Hanafusa, 1994)Info
Cepora kotakii (Hanafusa, 1989)Info
Ceratophaga vastella (Zeller, 1852)Horn MothInfo
Ceratophaga vastellus (Zeller, 1852)Horn MothInfo
Ceryx basilewsky (Kiriakoff, 1955)Info
Ceryx basilewskyi (Kiriakoff, 1955)Info
Charaxes achaemenes achaemenes (C. & R. Felder, 1867)Info
Charaxes acuminatus (Thurau, 1903)Pointed Pearl CharaxesInfo
Charaxes acuminatus kigezia (Van Someren, 1963)Info
Charaxes alticola (Grünberg, 1912)Info
Charaxes angusticaudatus -> Charaxes tiridatesCommon Blue CharaxesInfo
Charaxes ansorgei (Rothschild, 1897)Ansorge´s CharaxesInfo
Charaxes ansorgei ruandana (Talbot, 1932)Info
Charaxes blachieri -> Charaxes eudoxusEudoxus CharaxesInfo
Charaxes bohemani (Felder & Felder, 1859)Large Blue EmperorInfo
Charaxes castor castor (Cramer, 1775)Info
Charaxes cedreatis (Hewitson, 1874)Green Demon CharaxesInfo
Charaxes chintechi (Minig, 1976)Info
Charaxes crossleyi -> Euxanthe crossleyiCrossley´s Forest QueenInfo
Charaxes crossleyi ansorgei (Rothschild, 1903)Info
Charaxes diversiforma (Van Someren & Jackson, 1957)Info
Charaxes druceanus (Butler, 1869)Silver-barred EmperorInfo
Charaxes druceanus obscura (Rebel, 1914)Info
Charaxes druceanus proximans (Joicey & Talbot, 1922)Info
Charaxes etesipe tavetensis (Rothschild, 1894)Info
Charaxes eudoxus (Drury, 1782)Eudoxus CharaxesInfo
Charaxes eudoxus lequeuxi (Plantrou, 1982)Info
Charaxes eudoxus mechovi (Rothschild, 1899)Info
Charaxes eudoxus raffaellae (Plantrou, 1982)Info
Charaxes fulgurata (Aurivillius, 1899)Lightning CharaxesInfo
Charaxes fulvescens (Aurivillius, 1891)Forest Pearl CharaxesInfo
Charaxes fulvescens monitor (Rothschild, 1900)Info
Charaxes guderiana guderiana (Dewitz, 1879)Info
Charaxes hansalii baringana (Rothschild, 1905)Info
Charaxes hysginus -> Charaxes tiridates tiridatinusCommon Blue CharaxesInfo
Charaxes jasius saturnus (Butler, 1866)Foxy CharaxesInfo
Charaxes lucretius (Cramer, 1777)Violet-washed CharaxesInfo
Charaxes lucretius maximus (Van Someren, 1971)Info
Charaxes macclounii (Butler, 1895)Wild-bamboo CharaxesInfo
Charaxes mafuga (Van Someren, 1969)Info
Charaxes montis (Jackson, 1956)Info
Charaxes opinatus (Heron, 1909)Info
Charaxes phaeus (Hewitson, 1877)Demon emperorInfo
Charaxes pleione (Godart, 1824)Square-winged Red CharaxesInfo
Charaxes pollux (Cramer, 1775)Black-bordered CharaxesInfo
Charaxes pollux pollux (Cramer, 1775)Info
Charaxes schiltzei -> Viridixes schiltzeiInfo
Charaxes tiridates (Cramer, 1777)Common Blue CharaxesInfo
Charaxes tiridates tiridatinus (Röber, 1936)Info
Charaxes tiridatinus -> Charaxes tiridatesCommon Blue CharaxesInfo
Charaxes turlini (Minig & Plantrou, 1978)Info
Charaxes viola diversiforma -> Charaxes diversiformaInfo
Charaxes xiphares burgessi (Van Son, 1953)Info
Charaxes zoolina mafugensis (Jackson, 1956)Info
Charaxes zoolina zoolina (Westwood, , 1850)Info
Chevalierella elaeidis (Ghesquière, 1943)Info
Chiasmia kilimanjarensis (Holland, 1892)Info
Chiasmia rhabdophora (Holland, 1892)Info
Chlorosterrha semialba (Swinhoe, 1906)Info
Cimitra fetialis (Meyrick, 1917)Info
Cirina forda (Westwood, 1849)Shea DefoliatorInfo
Cleora nigrisparsalis (Janse, 1932)Info
Cleora pavlitzkiae (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Cleora rostella (Fletcher, 1967)Info
Cleora saltuensis (Fletcher, 1967)Info
Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis (Boisduval, 1833)Lesser Rice-LeafrollerInfo
Coeliades forestan (Stoll, 1782)Striped PolicemanInfo
Coeliades pisistratus (Fabricius, 1793)Two Pip PolicemanInfo
Colias electo pseudohecate (Berger, 1940)Info
Colotis antevippe (Boisduval, 1836)Large Orange TipInfo
Colotis auxo (Lucas, 1852)Sulphur Orange TipInfo
Colotis elgonensis (Sharpe, 1891)Mountain Crimson TipInfo
Colotis incretus -> Colotis auxoYellow Orange TipInfo
Compsochromia compsa (Jordan, 1904)Info
Condica capensis (Guenée, 1852)The AfricanInfo
Cornutiplusia circumflexa (Linnaeus, 1767)Essex YInfo
Cragia adiastola (Kiriakoff, 1958)Info
Crameria amabilis (Drury, 1773)Info
Creatonotos albidior -> Creatonotos defasciataInfo
Creatonotos brunnipennis -> Creatonotos defasciataInfo
Creatonotos defasciata (Holland, 1893)Info
Creatonotos leucanioides (Holland, 1893)Info
Crocidolomia pavonana (Fabricius, 1794)Cabbage Cluster CaterpillarInfo
Cropera testacea (Walker, 1855)Info
Crorema fuscinotata (Hampson, 1910)Info
Ctenoplusia accentifera (Lefèbvre, 1827)Accent GemInfo
Ctenoplusia euchroides (Carcasson, 1965)Info
Ctenoplusia phocea (Hampson, 1910)Info
Cupido felthami -> Uranothauma antinoriiBlue HeartInfo
Cyana rubristriga (Holland, 1893)Info
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Dasychira lulua (Collenette, 1937)Info
Dasychira punctifera (Walker, 1858)Info
Deudorix baronica -> Deudorix lorisonaCoffee PlayboyInfo
Deudorix congoana -> Pilodeudorix congoanaEastern Green-streaked PlayboyInfo
Deudorix lorisona (Hewitson, 1862)Coffee PlayboyInfo
Deudorix lorisona baronica (Ungemach, 1932)Info
Diasemia lunalis (Gaede, 1916)Info
Dovania poecila (K. Jordan, 1926)Copper SphinxInfo
Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852)JigsawInfo
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Earias becqueti (Berger, 1953)Info
Eretis lugens (Rogenhofer, 1891)Savanna ElfInfo
Ereunetea acrogyra (Prout, 1921)Info
Estigmene ansorgei (Rothschild, 1910)Info
Estigmene ochreolutescens (Rothschild, 1910)Info
Estigmene similis -> Estigmene ochreolutescensInfo
Estigmene tenuistrigata (Hampson, 1900)Info
Etiella zinckenella (Treitschke, 1832)Lima bean podborerInfo
Eublemma exanimis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Euchrysops crawshayi (Butler, 1899)Crawshay´s BlueInfo
Euchrysops crawshayi crawshayi (Butler, 1899)Info
Euchrysops crawshayi fontainei (Stempffer, 1967)Info
Euchrysops mauensis (Bethune-baker, 1923)Mau BlueInfo
Euchrysops subpallida (Bethune-baker, 1923)Ashen Smoky BlueInfo
Eudasychira georgiana (Fawcett, 1900)Info
Eudasychira poliotis (Hampson, 1910)Info
Eudasychira quinquepunctata (Möschler, 1887)Info
Eudasychira subeudela (Dall´asta, 1983)Info
Eumeta cervina (Druce, 1887)Info
Eumeta rougeoti (Bourgogne, 1955)Info
Euphaedra albocoerulea -> Euphaedra diffusaUnmarked Pink ForesterInfo
Euphaedra crawshayi -> Euphaedra zaddachiiZaddach´s Mimic ForesterInfo
Euphaedra diffusa (Gaede, 1916)Unmarked Pink ForesterInfo
Euphaedra elephantina -> Euphaedra zaddachiiZaddach´s Mimic ForesterInfo
Euphaedra phosphor (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)Info
Euphaedra zaddachi (Dewitz, 1879)Zaddach´s Mimic ForesterInfo
Euphaedra zaddachii (Dewitz, 1879)Zaddach´s Mimic ForesterInfo
Euphaedra zaddachii crawshayi (Butler, 1895)Info
Euproctis bigutta (Holland, 1893)Info
Euproctis conizona (Collenette, 1933)Info
Euproctis molunduana (Aurivillius, 1925)Info
Euproctis pallida (Kirby, 1896)Info
Euproctis utilis (Swinhoe, 1903)Info
Eurema floricola (Boisduval, 1833)Malagasy Grass YellowInfo
Eurema floricola leonis (Butler, 1886)Info
Eurema mandarinula (Holland, W, 1892)Mandarin Grass YellowInfo
Eurema regularis (Butler, 1876)Regular Grass YellowInfo
Euriphene excelsior (Rebel, 1911)Info
Euriphene saphirina (Karsch, 1894)Info
Eutimia gallans (Karsch, 1895)Info
Eutricha morosa (Walker, 1865)Info
Euxanthe crossleyi (Ward, 1871)Crossley´s Forest QueenInfo
Euxootera contraria (Berio, 1977)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Falcatula falcata -> Falcatula falcatusInfo
Feliniopsis laportei (Hacker & Fibiger, 2007)Info
Feliniopsis satellitis (Berio, 1975)Info
Fresna netopha (Hewitson, 1878)Common Acraea SkipperInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gnophodes grogani (Sharpe, 1901)Info
Graphium almansor (Honrath, 1884)Almansor White-lady SwordtailInfo
Graphium almansor uganda (Lathy, 1906)Uganda White LadyInfo
Graphium angolanus (Goeze, 1779)Angola White LadyInfo
Graphium angolanus angolanus (Goeze, 1779)Info
Graphium angolanus baronis (Ungemach, 1932)Info
Graphium antheus (Cramer, 1779)Larger Striped SwordtailInfo
Graphium biokoensis (Gauthier, 1984)Gauthier´s Striped SwordtailInfo
Graphium gudenusi (Rebel, 1911)Info
Graphium leonidas (Fabricius, 1793)Veined SwordtailInfo
Graphium policenes (Cramer, 1775)Common SwordtailInfo
Graphium ridleyanus (White, 1843)Acraea SwordtailInfo
Griveaudyria subila (Dall´asta, 1982)Info
Griveaudyria viridiumbrata (Dall´asta, 1982)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hamanumida daedalus (Fabricius, 1775)GuineafowlInfo
Harpendyreus major (Joicey & Talbot, 1924)Info
Heliothis galatheae (Wallengren, 1856)Info
Henotesia ubenica -> Heteropsis ubenicaInfo
Heraclia aemulatrix (Westwood, 1881)Info
Heraclia geryon (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Heraclia hornimani (Druce, 1880)Info
Heraclia monslunensis (Hampson, 1901)Info
Heraclia superba (Butler, 1875)Info
Hespagarista echione (Boisduval, 1847)Info
Heteropsis perspicua (Trimen, 1873)Eyed Bush BrownInfo
Heteropsis ubenica (Kielland, 1994)Info
Heteropsis ubenica ugandica (Kielland, 1994)Info
Hoplojana nigrorufa -> Jana nigrorufaInfo
Hyaloperina nudiuscula (Aurivillius, 1904)Info
Hypena obacerralis (Walker, 1858)Info
Hypena striolalis (Aurivillius, 1910)Info
Hypena varialis (Walker, 1866)Info
Hyperfrontia kitenga (Berio, 1977)Info
Hyperfrontia semicirculosa (Gaede, 1935)Info
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypolycaena jacksoni (Bethune-baker, 1906)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiodes flexilinea (Warren, 1898)Info
Idiodes pectinata (Herbulot, 1966)Info
Issoria baumanni (Rebel & Rogenhofer, 1894)Baumann´s Mountain FritillaryInfo
Issoria baumanni baumanni (Rebel & Rogenhofer, 1894)Info
Issoria baumanni excelsior (Butler, 1896)Info
Issoria uganda -> Issoria baumanniBaumann´s Mountain FritillaryInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jacksoniana striata (Collenette, 1937)Info
Jana fletcheri (Berger, 1980)Info
Jana nigrorufa (Berger, 1980)Info
Jana roseata (Rothschild, 1917)Info
Janomima dannfelti (Aurivillius, 1893)Info
Junonia artaxia (Hewitson, 1864)CommodoreInfo
Junonia infracta -> Junonia sophiaLittle PansyInfo
Junonia natalica angolensis (Rothschild, 1918)Info
Junonia sophia (Fabricius, 1793)Little CommodoreInfo
Junonia sophia infracta (Butler, 1888)Little CommodoreInfo
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kallima rumia -> Kallimodes rumiaAfrican Leaf ButterflyInfo
Kallimodes rumia (Doubleday, 1849)African Leaf ButterflyInfo
Kallimoides rumia (Doubleday, 1849)African Leaf ButterflyInfo
Kallimoides rumia rattrayi (Sharpe, 1904)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lachnocnema bibulus (Fabricius, 1793)Common Woolly LegsInfo
Lachnocnema divergens (Gaede, 1915)Divergent Woolly LegsInfo
Lachnocnema laches (Fabricius, 1793)Southern Pied Woolly LegsInfo
Lachnocnema riftensis (Libert, 1996)Info
Lacipa jefferyi (Collenette, 1931)Info
Laelia bifascia (Hampson, 1905)Info
Laelia eos -> Laelia roseaInfo
Laelia eutricha (Collenette, 1931)Info
Laelia extorta (Distant, 1897)Info
Laelia figlina (Distant, 1899)Info
Laelia fracta (Schaus & Clements, 1893)Info
Laelia gigantea (Hampson, 1910)Info
Laelia propensa -> Laelia rogersiInfo
Laelia rogersi (Bethune-baker, 1913)Info
Laelia rosea (Schaus & Clements, 1893)Info
Leptotes marginalis (Aurivillius, 1925)Black-bordered Zebra BlueInfo
Leucinodes rimavallis (Mally & Al., 2015)Info
Leucoma parva (Plötz, 1880)Info
Lobobunaea phaedusa (Drury, 1782)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Massaga hesparia (Cramer, 1775)Info
Meganola drymoetes (Hacker, 2012)Info
Melisa croceipes (Aurivillius, 1892)Info
Mentaxya albifrons (Geyer, 1837)Info
Metagarista triphaenoides (Walker, 1854)Info
Metajana marshalli (Aurivillius, 1909)Info
Metajana rhypara (Hering, 1929)Info
Metapiconoma rattrayi -> Balacra rattrayiInfo
Metarctia debauchei (Kiriakoff, 1953)Info
Metarctia flavicincta (Aurivillius, 1900)Info
Metarctia lateritia (Herrich-schäffer, 1855)Info
Metarctia rubripuncta (Hampson, 1898)Info
Metarctia rufescens (Walker, 1855)Info
Metisella abdeli -> Metisella orientalisEastern SylphInfo
Metisella orientalis (Krüger, 1928)Eastern SylphInfo
Mitrophrys menete (Cramer, 1775)Chinati SheepmothInfo
Mocis conveniens (Walker, 1858)Pale Brown LinesInfo
Mocis mayeri (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Morongea arnoldi -> Morongea avinoffiInfo
Morongea lampara (Zolotuhin & Prozorov, 2010)Info
Mountelgonia urudiensis (Lehmann, 2013)Info
Mountelgonia urundiensis (I. Lehmann, 2013)Info
Mycalesis auricruda -> Bicyclus auricrudaSmall Marbled Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis aurivillii -> Bicyclus brakefieldiInfo
Mycalesis dentata -> Bicyclus dentataDentate Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis eleutheria -> Bicyclus matutaInfo
Mycalesis fluviatilis -> Bicyclus dentataDentate Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis kochi -> Bicyclus tanzanicusInfo
Mycalesis persimilis -> Bicyclus persimilisInfo
Mylantria xanthospila (Plötz, 1880)Info
Mylothris bernice berenicides (Holland, 1896)Info
Mylothris fernandina -> Mylothris rhodopeInfo
Mylothris jacksoni (Sharpe, 1891)Jackson´s Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris polychroma (Berger, L, 1981)Info
Mylothris rhodope (Fabricius, 1775)Common Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris ruandana (Strand, 1909)Info
Mylothris rubricosta (Mabille, 1890)Streaked Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris schumanni -> Mylothris rhodopeSchumann´s Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris schumanni uniformis (Talbot, 1944)Info
Mylothris sjostedti (Aurivillius, 1895)Sjoestedt´s Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris sjostedti hecqui (Berger, 1952)Info
Mylothris sulphureotincta -> Mylothris rubricostaInfo
Mythimna caelebs (Grünberg, 1910)Info
Mythimna sufficiens (Prout A. E., 1921)Info
Mythimna tacuna (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Mythimna tincta (Walker, 1858)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neocoenyra kivuensis (Seydel, 1929)Info
Neomardara africana (Holland, 1893)Info
Neopolyptychus convexus (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Neptis jordani (Neave, 1910)Jordan´s SailerInfo
Neptis mildbraedi -> Neptis ochraceaYellow Mountain SailerInfo
Neptis morosa (Overlaet, 1955)Savanna SailerInfo
Neptis ochracea (Neave, 1904)Yellow Mountain SailerInfo
Nisoniades mimas (Cramer, 1775)Info
Nudaurelia anthinoides (Rougeot, 1978)Info
Nudaurelia wahlbergina (Rougeot, 1972)Info
Nyctemera itokina -> Afronyctemera itokinaInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontocheilopteryx myxa (Wallengren, 1860)Info
Odontocheilopteryx phoneus (Hering, 1928)Info
Odontocheilopteryx scilla (Gurkovich & Zolotuhin, 2009)Info
Olapa tavetensis (Holland, 1892)Info
Orgyia hopkinsi (Collenette, 1937)Info
Orphanostigma excisa (Martin, 1956)Info
Otroeda hesperia (Cramer, 1779)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyna subfascia (Walker, 1855)Info
Pachypasa truncata -> Braura truncatumInfo
Pachytrina papyroides (Tams, 1936)Info
Pallastica meloui (Riel, 1909)Info
Pallastica pallens (Bethune-baker, 1908)Info
Pallastica sericeofasciata (Aurivillius, 1921)Info
Papilio almansor -> Graphium almansorInfo
Papilio babaulti -> Graphium gudenusiInfo
Papilio bromius -> Nisoniades mimasInfo
Papilio charopus (Westwood, 1843)Tailed Green-banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio charopus montuosus (Joicey & Talbot, 1927)Info
Papilio chrapkowskii (Suffert, 1904)Broad Green-banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio chrapkowskoides (Storace, 1952)Broadly Green-banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio chrapkowskoides chrapkowskoides (Storace, 1952)Info
Papilio dardanus -> Xanthocastnia evaltheMocker SwallowtailInfo
Papilio dardanus benio (Suffert, 1904)Info
Papilio demodocus (Esper, 1798)Citrus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio echerioides (Trimen, 1868)White-Banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio hesperus -> Hamanumida daedalusHesperus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio jacksoni (Sharpe, 1891)Jackson´s SwallowtailInfo
Papilio jacksoni ruandana (Le Cerf, 1924)Info
Papilio leucotaenia (Rothschild, 1908)Cream-banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio mackinnoni (Sharpe, 1891)MacKinnon´s SwallowtailInfo
Papilio nerminae (Storace, 1952)Broadly Green-banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio nireus (Linnaeus, 1758)Green-banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio phorcas (Cramer, 1775)Apple-green SwallowtailInfo
Papilio phorcas congoanus (Rothschild, 1896)Info
Papilio pollux -> Charaxes polluxInfo
Papilio rex mimeticus (Rothschild, 1897)Info
Paralpenus wintgensi (Strand, 1909)Info
Parides tros (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Perissomastix pantsa (Gozmany, 1967)Info
Phalanta phalantha aethiopica (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Common Leopard FritillaryInfo
Pilodeudorix congoana (Aurivillius, 1923)Eastern Green-streaked PlayboyInfo
Pilodeudorix zelomina (Rebel, 1914)Info
Pingasa dispensata (Walker, 1860)Info
Pingasa distensaria -> Pingasa dispensataInfo
Platylesches moritili (Wallengren, 1857)Common HopperInfo
Platyptilia farfarellus (Zeller, 1867)Info
Platyptilia rhyncholoba (Meyrick, 1924)Info
Plusiophaes metallica (Prout A. E., 1921)Info
Polytelodes florifera (Walker, 1858)Info
Pontia helice johnstonii (Crowley, 1887)Info
Porthesaroa lacipa (Hering, 1926)Info
Prasinocyma neglecta (Prout, 1921)Info
Precis actia (Distant, 1880)Air CommodoreInfo
Precis ceryne (Boisduval, 1847)Marsh CommodoreInfo
Precis milonia (Felder, 1867)Broad-banded CommodoreInfo
Precis milonia wintgensi (Strand, 1909)Info
Precis pelarga (Fabricius, 1775)Fashion CommodoreInfo
Precis serena -> Precis sinuataWide-banded CommodoreInfo
Precis sinuata (Plötz, 1880)Wide-banded CommodoreInfo
Precis tugela pyriformis (Butler, 1896)Info
Precis vetula -> Precis actiaAir CommodoreInfo
Prionapteryx diaplecta (Meyrick, 1936)Info
Protogoniomorpha parhassus (Drury, 1782)Common Mother-of-PearlInfo
Psara cryptolepis (Martin, 1956)Info
Pselaphelia vandenberghei (Bouyer, 1992)Info
Pseudargynnis hegemone (Godart, 1819)False FritillaryInfo
Pseudothyretes kamitugensis (Dufrane, 1945)Info
Pseudothyretes perpusilla (Walker, 1856)Info
Pterophorus candidalis (Walker, 1864)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhabdophera hansali (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Rigema ornata (Walker, 1865)Info
Rosinella rosinaria (Hampson, 1910)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sabalia picarina (Walker, 1865)Info
Sphragista kitchingi (Bethune-baker, 1909)Info
Spodoptera exempta (Walker, 1857)Nutgrass armywormInfo
Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval, 1833)Mediterranean BrocadeInfo
Spodoptera triturata (Walker, 1857)Lawn wormInfo
Stenodacma wahlbergi -> Stenoptilia aktashiensisInfo
Stenoglene obtusa (Walker, 1865)Info
Stenoglene obtusus (Walker, 1864)Info
Stenoglene roseus (Druce, 1886)Info
Stenophatna marshalli (Aurivillius, 1909)Info
Stenophatna rothschildi -> Stenophatna marshalliInfo
Stenostaura dorsalis (Kiriakoff, 1969)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tagoropsiella ikondae (Rougeot, 1973)Info
Tagoropsis hanningtoni (Butler, 1883)Info
Tagoropsis hecqui (T. Bouyer, 1989)Info
Tagoropsis rougeoti (D.s. Fletcher, 1968)Info
Tamsita ochthoeba (Hampson, 1920)Info
Teinoptila ingens (Gershenson & Ulenberg, 1998)Info
Teracotona clara (Holland, 1892)Info
Thaumetopoea apologetica (Strand, 1909)Info
Thermoniphas distincta (Talbot, 1935)Info
Thermoniphas plurilimbata (Karsch, 1895)Info
Thermoniphas plurilimbata rutshurensis (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)Info
Thysanoplusia arachnoides (Distant, 1901)Info
Thysanoplusia indicator (Walker, 1858)Info
Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Fabricius, 1775)Slender Burnished BrassInfo
Tirumala formosa mercedonia (Karsch, 1894)Info
Trabala charon (Druce, 1910)Info
Tracheplexia amaranta (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1974)Info
Tuerta chrysochlora (Walker, 1869)Info
Tuertella rema (Druce, 1910)Info
Tycomarptes inferior (Guenée, 1852)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Udea ferrugalis (Hübner, 1796)Rusty Dot PearlInfo
Ulotrichopus nigricans (Laporte, 1973)Info
Uranothauma antinorii (Oberthür, 1883)Antinori´s Branded BlueInfo
Uranothauma delatorum (Heron, 1909)Info
Uranothauma nubifer (Trimen, 1895)Black-heart Branded BlueInfo
Urota centralis (Bouyer, 2008)Info
Urota sinope (Westwood, 1849)Info
Utetheisa callima (Linnaeus, 1758)Crimson-speckled FlunkeyInfo
Utetheisa pulchella -> Utetheisa callimaCrimson-speckled FlunkeyInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa dimorphica (Howarth, 1966)Info
Viridixes schiltzei (T. Bouyer, 1991)Info
Vittaplusia vittata (Wallengren, 1856)Streaked PlusiaInfo
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xanthocastnia evalthe (Fabricius, 1776)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Yponomeuta strigillatus (Zeller, 1852)Info
Ypthima albida (Butler, 1888)Silvery RingletInfo
Ypthima granulosa (Butler, 1883)Granular RingletInfo
Ypthima recta (Overlaet, 1955)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada acosmeta (Prout, 1921)Info
Zamarada amicta (Prout, 1915)Info
Zamarada bathyscaphes (Prout, 1912)Info
Zamarada delta (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada gamma (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Zamarada glareosa (Bastelberger, 1909)Info
Zamarada metrioscaphes (Prout, 1912)Info
Zamarada plana (Bastelberger, 1909)Info
Zamarada prolata (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zamarada seydeli (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zenonia crasta (Evans, 1937)Info
563 Species in Lepidoptera for Burundi 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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