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Distribution path and Subregions of Devonian (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Paleozoic - Devonian
Subregions: Lower Devonian, Middle Devonian
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Devonian
Class
Devonian
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 75 families, 198 genera, 355 species
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Subclass
Devonian
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 75 families, 198 genera, 355 species
Tree
Infraclass
Devonian
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 75 families, 198 genera, 355 species
Tree
Superorder
Devonian
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 67 families, 186 genera, 341 species
Tree
Order
Devonian
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 22 families, 83 genera, 173 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
Devonian
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     22 families, 83 genera, 173 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Devonian
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesTiger Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 1 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesGrass moth
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 1 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesSedge Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 13 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 2 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 29 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 6 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 65 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 1 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 29 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnout Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 2 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesBurnet Moths
22 Families with 173 Species in Devonian
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Devonian
Species with ANext  
Abraxas grossulariata (Linnaeus, 1758)The MagpieSite
Aedia hollina (Dognin, 1897)Info
Aglais urticae (Linnaeus, 1758)Small TortoiseshellSite
Allotinus portunus portunus ()Info
Amphipoea oculea (Linnaeus, 1761)Ear MothInfo
Anthocharis cardamines britannica (Verity, 1908)Orange-tipInfo
Anthocharis cardamines hibernica (Williams, 1915)Orange-tipInfo
Apatura iris (Linnaeus, 1758)Purple EmperorInfo
Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)RingletSite
Aphantopus hyperantus vidua (Müller, O.f., 1764)Info
Argynnis adippe vulgoadippe (Verity, 1929)High Brown FritillaryInfo
Argynnis aglaja -> Speyeria aglajaDark Green FritillaryInfo
Argynnis paphia (Linnaeus, 1758)Silver-washed FritillaryInfo
Argyroploce pomedaxana ()Info
Aricia agestis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Brown ArgusSite
Autochloris cuma (Druce, 1897)Info
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Bactrianoscythris drepanella (Passerin D´entrèves & Roggero, 2009)Info
Bicyclus smithi eurypterus (Condamin, 1965)Info
Biston betularia (Linnaeus, 1758)Peppered MothInfo
Boloria euphrosyne -> Clossiana euphrosynePearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
Boloria euphrosyne conducta (Nordstrom, 1933)Info
Boloria euphrosyne ovalis (Hackray, 1933)Info
Boloria selene selene (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Small Pearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
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Calamotropha janusella (BÅ‚eszynski, 1961)Info
Callophrys rubi (Linnaeus, 1758)Green HairstreakInfo
Callophrys rubi incompleta (Tutt, 1907)Info
Callophrys rubi inferopunctata (Tutt, 1907)Info
Carterocephalus palaemon (Pallas, 1771)Chequered SkipperInfo
Celastrina argiolus (Linnaeus, 1758)Holly BlueSite
Celastrina argiolus britanna (Verity, 1919)Holly BlueInfo
Coenonympha pamphilus (Linnaeus, 1758)Small HeathInfo
Coenonympha pamphilus antipallidula (Leeds, 1950)Info
Coleophora spinella (Schrank, 1802)Apple-and-Plum CasebearerInfo
Colias croceus (Fourcroy, 1785)Clouded YellowSite
Colias croceus brunnea (Tutt, 1896)Info
Colias croceus decurtata (Kitt, 1924)Info
Colias croceus fischeri (Braun, 1928)Info
Colias croceus flammea (Kitt, 1924)Info
Colias croceus geisleri (Bryk, 1923)Info
Colias croceus helena (Herrich-schäffer, 1844)Info
Colias croceus helice (Hübner, 1799)Info
Colias croceus latemarginata (Lempke, 1933)Info
Colias croceus magnipuncta (Lempke, 1933)Info
Colias croceus niediecki (Strand, 1909)Info
Colias croceus purpurascens (Cockerell, 1889)Info
Colias croceus retracta (Kitt, 1924)Info
Colias croceus semidermarginata (Pionneau, 1929)Info
Colias croceus velata (Ragusa, 1904)Info
Colias hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)Pale Clouded YellowInfo
Colocasia coryli (Linnaeus, 1758)Nut-tree TussockInfo
Colotis halimede acaste (Klug, 1829)Info
Cupido minimus (Fuessly, 1775)Small BlueInfo
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Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Deilephila elpenor (Linnaeus, 1758)Elephant Hawk-mothInfo
Deilephila elpenor elpenor (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
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Eilema lurideola -> Eilema plumbeolaFootmanSite
Epirrhoe alternata (Müller, 1764)Common CarpetInfo
Erynnis tages (Linnaeus, 1758)Dingy SkipperInfo
Erynnis tages tages (Linnaeus, 1758)Dingy SkipperInfo
Euphydryas aurinia (Rottemburg, 1775)Marsh FritillaryInfo
Euphydryas aurinia catherinei (Le Charles, 1924)Info
Euphydryas aurinia melanoleuca (Cabeau, 1932)Info
Euphydryas aurinia morena (Ribbe, 1910)Info
Euphydryas aurinia nigrolimbata (Schultz, 1906)Info
Euphydryas aurinia nigromaculata (Lempke, 1956)Info
Euphydryas aurinia virgata (Tutt, 1896)Info
Euplagia quadripunctaria (Poda, 1761)Jersey TigerInfo
Eurrhypara hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)Small MagpieInfo
Eurynome aspera (Pennant, 1777)Strawberry crabInfo
Euthrix potatoria (Linnaeus, 1758)The DrinkerSite
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Glaucopsyche alexis -> Polyommatus icarusGreen-underside BlueInfo
Glyphipterix octonaria (Philpott, 1924)Info
Gonepteryx rhamni rhamni (Linnaeus, 1758)BrimstoneInfo
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Habrosyne pyritoides (Hufnagel, 1766)Buff ArchesInfo
Hepialus humuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Ghost SwiftInfo
Hesperia comma -> Hesperia jubaHolarctic Grass SkipperInfo
Hesperia comma albescens (Oberthür & Bryk, 1910)Info
Hilarographa youngiella (Busck, 1922)Info
Hipparchia semele scota (Verity, 1911)GraylingInfo
Hipparchia semele semele (Linnaeus, 1758)GraylingInfo
Hydriomena furcata (Thunberg, 1784)July HighflyerInfo
Hyles euphorbiae (Linnaeus, 1758)Spurge Hawk-mothInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Inachis io -> Aglais ioPeacock ButterflySite
Inachis io irenea (Prüffer, 1921)Info
Inachis io mesoteloides (Reuss, 1919)Info
Inachis io pallida (Tutt, 1896)Info
Iphiclides podalirius (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce SwallowtailSite
Issoria lathonia (Linnaeus, 1758)Queen of Spain FritillaryInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laothoe populi populi (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lasiommata megera (Linnaeus, 1767)WallSite
Lasiommata megera decorata (Caruel, 1948)Info
Lasiommata megera elongata (Lempke, 1957)Info
Lasiommata megera mediolugens (Fuchs, 1892)Info
Lasiommata megera pallida (Gillmer, 1908)Info
Lasiommata megera posteropluriocellata (Demoulin, 1940)Info
Lasiommata megera quadriocellata (Oberthür & Bryk, 1909)Info
Leptidea sinapis juvernica -> Leptidea juvernicaWood WhiteInfo
Leptidea sinapis sinapis (Linnaeus, 1758)Wood WhiteInfo
Limenitis camilla -> Limenitis reductaWhite AdmiralSite
Lithosia quadra (Linnaeus, 1758)Four-spotted FootmanInfo
Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)Small CopperInfo
Lycaena phlaeas eleus (Fabricius, 1798)Small CopperInfo
Lysandra bellargus -> Polyommatus bellargusAdonis BlueInfo
Lysandra bellargus albolineata (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus brunnescens (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus ceronus-lunulata (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus cuneo-lunulata (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus marginata (Tutt, 1896)Info
Lysandra bellargus tripuncta (Courvoisier, 1903)Info
Lysandra coridon -> Polyommatus coridonChalkhill BlueInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Maculinea arion eutyphron (Fruhstorfer, 1915)Large BlueInfo
Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)The LackeyInfo
Maniola jurtina (Linnaeus, 1758)Meadow BrownSite
Maniola jurtina insularis (Thompson, 1969)Info
Melanargia galathea serena (Verity, 1913)Marbled WhiteInfo
Melitaea athalia (Rottemburg, 1775)Heath FritillaryInfo
Melitaea athalia atrovittata (Turati, 1910)Info
Melitaea athalia basalis (Tutt, 1898)Info
Melitaea athalia cymothoe (Bertolini, 1829)Info
Melitaea athalia ligata (Caruel, 1944)Info
Melitaea athalia nigropunctata (Caruel, 1944)Info
Melitaea athalia subtusnigrescens (Caruel, 1944)Info
Melitaea athalia tectensis (Cabeau, 1922)Info
Melitaea athalia virgata (Tutt, 1896)Info
Mellicta athalia -> Melitaea athaliaHeath FritillaryInfo
Metalampra italica (Baldizzone, 1977)Info
Miltochrista miniata (J.r. Forster, 1771)Rosy FootmanInfo
Mythimna straminea (Treitschke, 1825)Southern WainscotInfo
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Neozephyrus quercus -> Quercusia quercusPurple HairstreakInfo
Neozephyrus quercus infraflavomaculata (Lempke, 1956)Info
Noctua comes (Hübner, 1813)Lesser Yellow UnderwingInfo
Noctua pronuba (Linnaeus, 1758)Large Yellow UnderwingInfo
Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)Large TortoiseshellInfo
Nymphalis polychloros parvipuncta (Lempke, 1956)Info
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Ochlodes venata (Bremer & Grey, 1853)Large SkipperInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pararge aegeria (Linnaeus, 1758)Speckled WoodSite
Pararge aegeria tircis (Godart, 1821)Speckled WoodInfo
Phalera bucephala (Linnaeus, 1758)Buff-tipSite
Phragmatobia fuliginosa (Linnaeus, 1758)Ruby TigerInfo
Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)Small WhiteSite
Pieris brassicae fasciata (Kiefer, 1918)Info
Pieris brassicae postice-ochreata (Verity, 1919)Info
Pieris napi (Linnaeus, 1758)Green-veined WhiteInfo
Pieris napi sabellicae (Stephens, 1827)Green-veined WhiteInfo
Pieris rapae (Linnaeus, 1758)White butterflySite
Pieris rapae impunctata (Le Moult, 1944)Info
Plebejus argus argus (Linnaeus, 1758)Silver-studded BlueInfo
Plebejus argus caernensis (Thompson, 1937)Silver-studded BlueInfo
Polygonia c-album (Linnaeus, 1758)CommaSite
Polygonia c-album hutchinsoni (Robson, 1896)Info
Polygonia c-album suffusa (Frohawk, 1938)Info
Polyommatus icarus (Rottemburg, 1775)Common BlueSite
Polyommatus icarus icarus (Rottemburg, 1775)Common BlueInfo
Pyrgus malvae (Linnaeus, 1758)Grizzled SkipperInfo
Pyrgus malvae intermedia (Schilde, 1886)Info
Pyrgus malvae taras (Bergstrasser, 1780)Info
Pyronia tithonus (Linnaeus, 1767)Hedge BrownSite
Pyronia tithonus britanniae (Verity, 1915)Hedge BrownInfo
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Synoria euglyphella (Ragonot, 1888)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thecla acastoides -> Cyanophrys acasteInfo
Thecla betulae (Linnaeus, 1758)Brown HairstreakInfo
Thecla betulae lutea (Tutt, 1907)Info
Thymelicus acteon (Rottemburg, 1775)Lulworth SkipperInfo
Thymelicus lineola (Ochsenheimer, 1808)Essex SkipperInfo
Thymelicus sylvestris (Poda, 1761)Small SkipperInfo
Thymelicus sylvestris latenigra (Verity, 1920)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)Red AdmiralSite
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Vanessa cardui ocellata (Rebel, 1910)Info
Vanessa cardui rogeri (Meilhan, 1929)Info
Vanessa cardui septiespupillata (Verity, 1919)Info
Vanessa cardui sexiespupillata (Verity, 1919)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zygaena filipendulae (Linnaeus, 1758)Six-Spot BurnetInfo
173 Species in Lepidoptera for Devonian 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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