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Distribution path and Subregions of Dominican Republic (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Greater Antilles - Dominican Republic
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Dominican Republic
Class
Dominican Republic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 313 families, 1509 genera, 3303 species
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Subclass
Dominican Republic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 309 families, 1499 genera, 3290 species
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Infraclass
Dominican Republic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 301 families, 1463 genera, 3226 species
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Superorder
Dominican Republic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 200 families, 1072 genera, 2387 species
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Order
Dominican Republic
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 28 families, 224 genera, 445 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
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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
Dominican Republic
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     28 families, 224 genera, 445 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Dominican Republic
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesTiger Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 42 SpeciesGrass moth
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 3 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 14 SpeciesErebid Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 1 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 17 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 6 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 40 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 35 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 3 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 111 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 5 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 31 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 2 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 8 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesSnout Moths
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 1 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesHawk Moths
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 1 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 25 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 3 SpeciesErmine Moths
28 Families with 445 Species in Dominican Republic
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Dominican Republic
Species with ANext  
Acrocercops insulella (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Adaina ipomoeae (Bigot & Etienne, 2009)Ambrosia Plume MothInfo
Adelpha bredowii (Geyer, 1837)Bredow´s SisterInfo
Adelpha eulalia -> Adelpha bredowiiArizona SisterInfo
Adelpha gelania (Godart, 1824)Antillean SisterInfo
Afrida basiposis (Dyar, 1913)Info
Afrida tortricifacies (Dyar, 1913)Info
Agathodes designalis (Guenée, 1854)Erythrina leafrollerInfo
Agrapha calceolaris -> Ctenoplusia calceolarisInfo
Agraulis vanillae (Linnaeus, 1758)Passion butterflyInfo
Agraulis vanillae insularis (Maynard, 1889)Gulf FritillaryInfo
Agrius cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)Pink-spotted Hawk-mothInfo
Agrotis apicalis -> Dichagyris groteiInfo
Agrotis malefida (Guenée, 1852)Palesided CutwormInfo
Allotinus portunus portunus ()Info
Amorbia aequiflexa ()Info
Amphonyx kofleri (Eitschberger, 2006)Info
Amyelois notatalis -> Amyelois transitellaInfo
Anacamptodes monticola (Rindge, 1966)Info
Anaea aidea (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Tropical LeafwingInfo
Anaea troglodyta -> Anaea aideaTropical LeafwingInfo
Anaea troglodyta floridalis (F. Johnson & W. Comstock, 1941)Florida LeafwingInfo
Anartia chrysopelea -> Anartia lytraeaCaribbean peacockInfo
Anartia jatrophae (Linnaeus, 1763)White peacockInfo
Anartia jatrophae saturata (Staudinger, 1884)White PeacockInfo
Anartia lytraea (Godart, 1819)Info
Anartia lytrea (Godart, 1819)Godart´s peacockInfo
Ancylostomia stercorea (Zeller, 1848)Pigeonpea pod borerInfo
Anetia briarea (Godart, 1819)Lesser False FritillaryInfo
Anetia briaria ()Info
Anetia jaegeri (Ménétriés, 1832)False FritillaryInfo
Anetia pantheratus (Martyn, 1797)Great KingInfo
Anteos clorinde (Godart, 1824)White Angled-sulphurInfo
Anteos maerula (Fabricius, 1775)Yellow Angled-sulphurInfo
Antillea pelops (Drury, 1773)Antillean CrescentInfo
Aphrissa statira (Cramer, 1777)Statira SulphurInfo
Aphrissa statira hispaniolae (Munroe, 1947)Statira SulphurInfo
Apogeshna acestealis -> Apogeshna stenialisInfo
Apogeshna stenialis (Guenée, 1854)Checkered Apogeshna MothInfo
Appias drusilla (Cramer, 1777)Tropical WhiteInfo
Aptunga culmenicola (Neunzig, 1996)Info
Aptunga setadebilia (Neunzig, 1996)Info
Aptunga vega (Neunzig, 1996)Info
Archaeoprepona demophoon (Godart, 1823)Silver King ShoemakerInfo
Archaeoprepona demophoon insulicola (Godart, 1823)Two-spotted PreponaInfo
Archimestra teleboas (Ménétriés, 1832)ArchimestraInfo
Argyractis malcusalis -> Petrophila malcusalisInfo
Argyractis ulfridalis -> Petrophila ulfridalisInfo
Argyrotaenia bisignata (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia ceramica (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia felisana (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia mesosignaria (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia minisignaria (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia neibana (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia nuezana (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia ochrochroa (Razowski, 1999)Info
Argyrotaenia thamaluncus (Razowski, 1999)Info
Aroa scytodes (Collenette, 1932)Info
Ascalapha odorata (Linnaeus, 1758)Black WitchInfo
Ascia monuste (Linnaeus, 1764)Great Southern WhiteInfo
Ascia monuste eubotea (Godart, 1819)Great Southern WhiteInfo
Asterocampa idyja (Geyer, 1828)Cream-Banded EmperorInfo
Astraptes alardus antiquus -> Astraptes alardus heriulInfo
Astraptes alardus domingensis -> Astraptes alardus heriulInfo
Astraptes alardus heriul (Mabille & Boullet, 1912)Info
Astraptes habana (Lucas, 1857)Black carpet beetleInfo
Astraptes xagua angustus -> Astraptes xagua christyiInfo
Astraptes xagua christyi (Sharpe, 1898)Antillean FlasherInfo
Astraptes xagua christyis (Sharpe, 1898)Info
Atalopedes mesogramma (Latreille, 1824)Striped SkipperInfo
Atteva rawlinsi (Becker, 2009)Info
Atteva siderea (Walsingham, 1892)Info
Atteva sidereoides (Becker, 2009)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Banisia myrsusalis (Walker, 1859)Sapodilla BorerInfo
Battus polydamas (Linnaeus, 1758)Polydamas SwallowtailInfo
Battus zetes -> Battus zetidesInfo
Battus zetides (Munroe, 1971)Zetides SwallowtailInfo
Bicilia fuscalis -> Bicilia iarchasalisInfo
Bicilia iarchasalis (Walker, 1859)Info
Bicilia vogli -> Bicilia iarchasalisInfo
Bonagota dominicana (Razowski, 1999)Info
Brachynemata epiphragma (Meyrick, 1888)Info
Bulia bolinalis -> Bulia confirmansInfo
Bulia confirmans (Walker, 1858)Info
Burca stillmanni (E.l. Bell & Comstock, 1948)Stillman´s SkipperInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cabares potrillo (Lucas, 1857)Potrillo SkipperInfo
Caenurgia adusta (Walker, 1865)Info
Calisto ainigma (Johnson , Quinter & Matusik, 1987)Enigmatic CalistoInfo
Calisto aleucosticha -> Calisto lyceiusInfo
Calisto amazona -> Calisto grannusInfo
Calisto arcas (Bates, 1939)Tawny-washed CalistoInfo
Calisto archebates (Ménétriés, 1832)Yellow-banded CalistoInfo
Calisto batesi (Michener, 1943)Bates´ CalistoInfo
Calisto chrysaoros (Bates, 1935)White-banded CalistoInfo
Calisto clenchi (A. Schwartz & Gali, 1984)Clench´s CalistoInfo
Calisto clydoniata (Schwartz & Gali, 1984)Yellow-stained CalistoInfo
Calisto confusa (Lathy, 1899)Confused CalistoInfo
Calisto crypta (Gali, 1985)Cryptic CalistoInfo
Calisto dystacta -> Calisto grannusInfo
Calisto franciscoi (Gali, 1985)Francisco´s CalistoInfo
Calisto galii choneupsilon (Schwartz, 1985)Gali´s CalistoInfo
Calisto galii galii (Schwartz, 1983)Gali´s CalistoInfo
Calisto gonzalezi -> Calisto eleleusInfo
Calisto grannus (Bates, 1939)Info
Calisto grannus dilemma (González, 1987)Grannus CalistoInfo
Calisto grannus dystacta (González, 1987)Grannus CalistoInfo
Calisto grannus grannus (Bates, 1939)Grannus CalistoInfo
Calisto grannus micheneri (Clench, 1944)Grannus CalistoInfo
Calisto grannus micrommata (Schwartz & Gali, 1984)Grannus CalistoInfo
Calisto grannus phoinix (González, 1987)Grannus CalistoInfo
Calisto hendersoni -> Calisto franciscoiHenderson´s CalistoInfo
Calisto hysius (Godart, 1824)Info
Calisto hysius aleucosticha (Correa & Schwartz, 1986)Godart´s CalistoInfo
Calisto loxias (Bates, 1935)Dark CalistoInfo
Calisto lyceius (Bates, 1935)Saona CalistoInfo
Calisto micheneri -> Calisto grannusInfo
Calisto micrommata -> Calisto grannusInfo
Calisto neiba -> Calisto eleleusInfo
Calisto neochma (Schwartz, 1991)Neochma CalistoInfo
Calisto obscura (Michener, 1943)Obscure CalistoInfo
Calisto phoinix -> Calisto grannusInfo
Calisto pulchella (Lathy, 1899)Sugarcane CalistoInfo
Calisto pulchella darlingtoni (Clench, 1943)Sugar cane CalistoInfo
Calisto raburni (Gali, 1985)Raburn´s CalistoInfo
Calisto schwartzi (Gali, 1985)Schwartz´s CalistoInfo
Calisto tasajera (González , Schwartz & Wetherbee, 1991)Tasajera CalistoInfo
Calisto tragius (Bates, 1935)Tragic CalistoInfo
Calisto wetherbeei (Schwartz & González, 1988)Wetherbee´s CalistoInfo
Callionima calliomenae (Schaufuss, 1870)Info
Callionima falcifera (Gehlen, 1943)Falcifera Sphinx MothInfo
Callopistria floridensis (Guenée, 1852)Florida Fern CaterpillarInfo
Callopistria jamaicensis (Möschler, 1886)Info
Caribarctia cardinalis (Ferguson, 1985)Info
Caribojosia youngi (Rawlins & J.s. Miller, 2008)Info
Cautethia noctuiformis (Walker, 1856)Info
Cautethia noctuiformis noctuiformis (Walker, 1856)Info
Celmia victoria -> Celmia celmusInfo
Choranthus haitensis (Skinner, 1920)Haitian SkipperInfo
Choranthus maria (Minno, 1990)Maria´s SkipperInfo
Choranthus melissa (Gali, 1983)Melissa´s SkipperInfo
Choranthus schwartzi (Gali, 1983)Schwartz´s SkipperInfo
Claduncaria ochrochlaena (Razowski, 1999)Info
Cnaphalocrocis creonalis -> Cnaphalocrocis trapezalisInfo
Colobura dirce (Linnaeus, 1758)ZebraInfo
Condica cupentia (Cramer, 1779)Splotched Groundling MothInfo
Coniostola seira (Razowski & Wojtusiak, 2012)Info
Copaeodes stillmani (E.l. Bell & Comstock, 1948)Stillman´s SkipperlingInfo
Crambus discludellus -> Microcrambus discludellusInfo
Crambus domingellus -> Microcrambus discludellusInfo
Ctenoplusia calceolaris (Walker, 1858)Info
Cyclargus kathleena (Johnson & Matusik, 1992)Kathleen´s BlueInfo
Cyclargus sorpresus (Johnson & Matusik, 1992)Surprise BlueInfo
Cyclargus thomasi (Clench, 1941)Miami BlueInfo
Cymaenes tripunctus (Herrich-schäffer, 1865)Three-spotted SkipperInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus cleophile (Godart, 1819)Jamaican MonarchInfo
Danaus gilippus (Cramer, 1775)QueenInfo
Danaus gilippus cleothera (Godart, 1819)QueenInfo
Danaus gilippus kaempfferi -> Danaus gilippus cleotheraInfo
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Davara caricae (Dyar, 1913)Papaya Webworm MothInfo
Dialectica permixtella (Walsingham, 1897)Info
Dialectica sanctaecrucis (Walsingham, 1897)Info
Diaphantania candacalis ()Info
Diaphantania ceresalis (Walker, 1859)Info
Dichagyris grotei (Franclemont & Todd, 1983)Info
Dione juno (Cramer, 1779)Juno SilverspotInfo
Diphthera festiva (Fabricius, 1775)Hieroglyphic MothInfo
Dirphia plana (Walker, 1855)Info
Dismorphia spio (Godart, 1824)Haitian MimicInfo
Doxocopa thoe (Godart, 1824)Hispaniolan EmperorInfo
Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775)Julia HeliconianInfo
Dryas iulia fucata (Boddaert, 1783)Info
Dryas iulia fucatus (Boddaert, 1783)JuliaInfo
Dryas iulia julia -> Dryas iulia fucatusInfo
Dynamine alexae (E. Peñalver, 2006)Info
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Eantis papinianus (Poey, 1832)Cuban SicklewingInfo
Electrostrymon angelia (Hewitson, 1874)Fulvous HairstreakInfo
Enyo lugubris (Linnaeus, 1771)Mournful sphinxInfo
Epargyreus spanna (Evans, 1952)Hispaniolan SilverdropInfo
Epargyreus zestos (Geyer, 1832)Zestos SkipperInfo
Ephyriades arcas (Drury, 1773)Caribbean DuskywingInfo
Ephyriades zephodes (Hübner, 1825)Zephodes DuskywingInfo
Epimecis detexta (Walker, 1860)Avacado Spanworm MothInfo
Epimecis scolopacea -> Epimecis scolopaiaeInfo
Epimecis scolopaiae (Drury, 1773)Info
Episimus transferrana -> Episimus transferranusInfo
Erinnyis alope alope (Drury, 1770)Info
Erinnyis guttalaris (Walker, 1856)Info
Erinnyis guttularis -> Erinnyis guttalarisInfo
Erynnis zarucco (Lucas, 1857)Zarucco DuskywingInfo
Ethmia abraxasella (Walker, 1864)Info
Ethmia clarissa -> Ethmia abraxasellaInfo
Ethmia paucella (Walker, 1863)Info
Eucosmophora dives (Walsingham, 1897)Info
Eudocima materna (Linnaeus, 1767)Fruitpiercing mothInfo
Eueides isabella (Stoll, 1781)Isabella´s LongwingInfo
Eugnosta chalicophora (Razowski, 1999)Info
Eumorpha fasciatus fasciatus (Sulzer, 1776)Info
Eumorpha labruscae (Linnaeus, 1758)Gaudy SphinxInfo
Eumorpha strenua (Ménétriés, 1857)Info
Eunica monima (Cramer, 1782)Dingy purplewingInfo
Euptoieta hegesia (Cramer, 1779)Mexican FritillaryInfo
Euptoieta hegesia hegesia -> Euptoieta hegesia meridianiaMexican FritillaryInfo
Eurema daira palmira (Poey, 1852)Barred SulphurInfo
Eurema elathea (Cramer, 1777)Small banded YellowInfo
Eurema leuce (Boisduval, 1836)Hall´s SulphurInfo
Eurema lisa (Boisduval & Le Conte, 1833)Little SulfurInfo
Eurema proterpia (Fabricius, 1775)Tailed OrangeInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fissicrambus curtellus -> Fissicrambus fissiradiellusInfo
Fissicrambus fissiradiellus (Walker, 1863)Info
Fissicrambus gestatellus -> Fissicrambus fissiradiellusInfo
Fissicrambus haytiellus (Zincken, 1821)Carpet-grass webworm mothInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galleria obliquella -> Galleria mellonellaInfo
Ganyra josephina (Godart, 1819)Giant WhiteInfo
Glutophrissa drusilla boydi (Comstock, 1943)Florida WhiteInfo
Greta diaphanus (Drury, 1773)Antillean ClearwingInfo
Greta diaphanus diaphana -> Greta diaphanus quisqueyaInfo
Greta diaphanus quisqueya (Fox, 1963)Antillean ClearwingInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Halysidota ata (Watson, 1980)Info
Hamadryas amphichloe (Boisduval, 1870)Pale CrackerInfo
Hamadryas amphichloe diasia (Fruhstorfer, 1916)Caribbean CrackerInfo
Hamadryas amphichloe februa -> Hamadryas amphichloe diasiaInfo
Hamadryas glauconome oenoe -> Hamadryas glauconome glauconomeInfo
Heliconius charithonia (Linnaeus, 1767)Zebra HeliconianInfo
Heliconius charithonia churchi (W. Comstock & F. Brown, 1950)Zebra LongwingInfo
Heliconius melpomene (Linnaeus, 1758)Postman butterflyInfo
Heliothis virescens (Fabricius, 1777)Tobacco budwormInfo
Hellinsia agraphodactylus (Walker, 1864)Info
Hellinsia ossipellis (Walsingham, 1897)Info
Hemeroblemma rengus (Poey, 1832)Info
Hemiargus ceraunus (Fabricius, 1793)Ceraunus BlueInfo
Heraclides machaonides (Esper, 1796)Machaonides SwallowtailInfo
Historis odius (Fabricius, 1775)Stinky LeafwingInfo
Horama rawlinsi (Mccabe, 1992)Info
Hydatoscia ategua (Druce, 1892)Info
Hylephila phyleus (Drury, 1773)Fiery SkipperInfo
Hypanartia paullus (Fabricius, 1793)Antillean MapwingInfo
Hypena scissalis -> Hypena abjuralisInfo
Hypercompe decora (Walker, 1855)Info
Hypokopelates anetia (Hulstaert, 1924)Info
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ircila hecate (Herrich-schäffer, 1854)Info
Ischnoptera caborojoensis (Roth, L. M., 2001)Info
Ischnoptera lestrelleta (Roth, L. M., 2001)Info
Ischnoptera pedernalesensis (Roth, L. M., 2001)Info
Ischnopteris albiguttata (Warren, 1904)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jocara fragilis (Walker, 1863)Info
Junonia evarete zonalis (C. Felder & R. Felder, , 1867)Tropical BuckeyeInfo
Junonia genoveva (Cramer, 1780)Mangrove BuckeyeInfo
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kricogonia castalia (Fabricius, 1793)Castalia SulphurInfo
Kricogonia lyside -> Kricogonia castaliaGuayacan SulphurInfo
Kricogonia terissa -> Kricogonia castaliaInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamprosema iarchasalis (Walker, 1859)Info
Leioptilus agraphodactylus (Walker, 1864)Info
Leptotes cassius (Cramer, 1775)Cassius BlueInfo
Leptotes cassius theonus (Lucas, 1857)Cassius BlueInfo
Leptotes perkinsae idealus (Johnson & Matusik, 1988)Info
Libytheana terena (Godart, 1819)Antillean SnoutInfo
Liptena submacula liberiana (Stempffer, Bennett & May, 1974)Info
Lophocampa bahorucoensis (Vincent, 2005)Info
Lophocampa baorucoensis (Vincent, 2005)Info
Lophocampa caryae (Harris, 1841)Hickory halisidotaInfo
Lophocampa duarteiensis (Vincent, 2005)Info
Lophocampa latepunctata (Vincent, 2005)Info
Lophocampa lesieuri (Vincent, 2005)Info
Lophocampa neibaensis (Vincent, 2005)Info
Lophocampa propinqua -> Lophocampa caryaeInfo
Lucinia sida (Hübner, , 1823)Caribbean BannerInfo
Lycorea cleobaea (Godart, 1819)Tiger Mimic-QueenInfo
Lycorea halia -> Lycorea cleobaeaTropical Milkweed ButterflyInfo
Lycorea halia halia -> Lycorea halia discretaInfo
Lygropia domingalis (Schaus, 1920)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mabra russoi (Russo, 1940)Info
Magusa orbifera (Walker, 1857)Orbed Narrow-wingInfo
Manduca caribbeus (Cary, 1952)Info
Manduca johanni (Cary, 1958)Info
Manduca rustica dominicana (Gehlen, 1928)Info
Manduca sexta jamaicensis (Butler, 1875)Info
Marasmia cochrusalis (Walker, 1859)Marasmia MothInfo
Marpesia eleuchea (Hübner, 1816)Antillean DaggerwingInfo
Marpesia eleuchea dospassosi (Munroe, 1971)Caribbean DaggerwingInfo
Melete salacia (Godart, 1819)Black-striped WhiteInfo
Melipotis fasciolaris (Hübner, 1823)Fasciolated Melipotis MothInfo
Melipotis ochrodes (Guenée, 1852)Info
Mesolia plurimellus (Walker, 1863)Info
Mestra teleboas -> Archimestra teleboasInfo
Microcrambus discludellus (Möschler, 1890)Info
Microcrambus discobolus -> Microcrambus discludellusInfo
Microcrambus podalirius (Bleszynski, 1967)Info
Mocis megas -> Mocis repandaStriped Grass LooperInfo
Mocis munda -> Mocis repandaInfo
Mocis repanda (Fabricius, 1794)Striped Grass LooperInfo
Myscelia aracynthia (Dalman, 1823)Hispaniolan BluewingInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nathalis iole (Boisduval, 1836)Dwarf YellowInfo
Nepheloleuca complicata (Guenée, 1858)Swallow-tailed mothInfo
Nepheloleuca illiturata (Guenée, 1898)Info
Nesiostrymon celida (Lucas, 1857)Info
Nesiostrymon celida baorucoensis (K. Johnson, 1991)Caribbean HairstreakInfo
Nesiostrymon hispaniola -> Nesiostrymon calchiniaInfo
Nyctelius nyctelius (Latreille, 1824)Violet-banded SkipperInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oenoptila mixtata (Guenée, 1858)Info
Oidaematophorus ossipellis -> Hellinsia ossipellisInfo
Omiodes connexalis -> Omiodes indicataInfo
Opharus albipunctatus -> Opharus bimaculatusInfo
Opharus bimaculata (Dewitz, 1877)Info
Opharus bimaculatus (Dewitz, 1884)Info
Opharus bipunctatus (Vincent & Laguerre, 2009)Info
Orthocomotis independentia (Razowski, 1999)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachylia ficus (Linnaeus, 1758)Fig sphinxInfo
Pachylioides resumens (Walker, 1856)Info
Paectes abrostoloides (Guenée, 1852)Sweetgum DefoliatorInfo
Panoquina lucas (Fabricius, 1793)Purple-washed SkipperInfo
Panoquina ocola distipuncta (Johnson & Matusik, 1988)Ocola SkipperInfo
Papilio androgeus (Cramer, 1775)Androgeus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio aristodemus (Esper, 1794)Schaus´ SwallowtailInfo
Papilio aristor (Godart, 1819)Scarce Haitian SwallowtailInfo
Papilio demoleus demoleus (Linnaeus, 1758)Lime SwallowtailInfo
Papilio pelaus (Fabricius, 1775)Caribbean SwallowtailInfo
Parectopa pulverella (Walsingham, 1897)Info
Paucivena hispaniolae (Davis, 1975)Info
Perasia ora (Cramer, 1776)Info
Perichares philetes (Gmelin, 1790)Green-backed Ruby-eyeInfo
Perigonia caryae (Cadiou & Rawlins, 1998)Info
Perigonia glaucescens (Walker, 1856)Info
Perigonia manni (Clark, 1935)Info
Perileucoptera coffeella -> Leucoptera coffeellaCoffee leaf minerInfo
Pero rica (Poole, 1987)Info
Petrophila gratalis (Walker, 1866)Info
Petrophila malcusalis (Schaus, 1924)Info
Petrophila ulfridalis (Schaus, 1924)Info
Phocides pigmalion (Cramer, 1779)Mangrove SkipperInfo
Phoebis argante (Fabricius, 1775)Apricot sulphurInfo
Phoebis argante adela -> Phoebis argante rorataInfo
Phoebis argante rorata (Butler, 1869)Apricot SulphurInfo
Phoebis philea (Linnaeus, 1763)Orange-barred giant sulphurInfo
Phoebis philea thalestris -> Phoebis philea huebneriOrange-barred SulphurInfo
Phoebis sennae (Linnaeus, 1758)Cloudless giant sulphurInfo
Phyllocnistis citrella (Stainton, 1856)CLMInfo
Phyprosopus intertribulus -> Pimprana atkinsoniInfo
Phyprosopus tristriga (Möschler, 1890)Info
Pilipectus taiwanus (Wileman, 1915)Info
Pimprana atkinsoni (Moore, 1879)Info
Platynota restitutana -> Platynota rostranaInfo
Platynota rostrana (Walker, 1863)Omnivorous Platynota MothInfo
Pleuroprucha molitaria (Möschler, 1890)Info
Pleurotus dryinus ()Veiled OysterInfo
Plusia calceolaris -> Ctenoplusia calceolarisInfo
Plusia incrassata -> Ctenoplusia calceolarisInfo
Polites baracoa (Lucas, 1857)Baracoa SkipperInfo
Polyvena horatis (Poinar & Brown, 1993)Info
Prionapteryx eugraphis (Walker, 1863)Info
Protographium zonaria (Butler, 1869)Info
Psara antillalis (Schaus, 1920)Info
Pseudoplusia includens -> Chrysodeixis includensSoybean LooperInfo
Pseudosphinx tetrio (Linnaeus, 1771)Plumeria caterpillarInfo
Pterogyne insularis (Davis, 1975)Info
Pterophorus agraphodactylus -> Leioptilus agraphodactylusInfo
Pterophorus aspilodactylus -> Leioptilus agraphodactylusInfo
Pterophorus ossipellis -> Hellinsia ossipellisInfo
Pyralis vetusalis -> Pyralis manihotalisInfo
Pyrausta cardinalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Pyrausta catenalis (Walker, 1866)Info
Pyrausta coccinealis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Pyrausta coecilialis (Walker, 1859)Info
Pyrausta tyralis (Guenée, 1854)Coffee-loving Pyrausta MothInfo
Pyrgus crisia (Herrich-schäffer, 1864)Antillean Checkered-SkipperInfo
Pyrgus oileus (Linnaeus, 1767)Tropical Checkered SkipperInfo
Pyrisitia leuce -> Eurema leuceLeuce YellowInfo
Pyrisitia lisa -> Eurema lisaLittle YellowInfo
Pyrisitia proterpia -> Hylaeus longicepsTailed OrangeInfo
Pyrrhocalles antiqua (Herrich-schäffer, 1863)Caribbean SkipperInfo
Pyrrhocalles antiqua kruegeri -> Pyrrhocalles antiqua antiquaInfo
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quedius electrodominicanus (S. Chatzimanolis, 2013)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rachiplusia ou (Guenée, 1852)Gray Looper MothInfo
Rachiplusia pedalis -> Rachiplusia ouRosy dartInfo
Rekoa abeja -> Rekoa bourkeiHispaniolan HairstreakInfo
Rekoa bourkei (Kaye, 1925)Hispaniolan HairstreakInfo
Remigia alipes -> Mocis repandaEdwards´ FritillaryInfo
Remigia megas -> Mocis repandaStriped Grass LooperInfo
Remigia munda -> Mocis repandaStriped Grass LooperInfo
Remigia remanens -> Mocis repandaStriped Grass LooperInfo
Rhabdodryas trite watsoni (Brown, 1929)Straight-lined SulphurInfo
Rhinthon bushi (F.e. Watson, 1937)Bush´s SkipperInfo
Rhyacionia frustrana (Comstock, 1880)Nantucket pine tip mothInfo
Rhyacionia insulariana (Y.q. Liu In Liu & Bai, 1981)Info
Rhyacionia leptotubula (Y.q. Liu & J.w. Bai, 1984)Info
Rhyacionia pseudostrobana -> Rhyacionia subtropicaNantucket pine tip mothInfo
Rhyacionia subtropica (Miller, 1960)Subtropical Pine Tip MothInfo
Robinsonia dewitzi (Gundlach, 1881)Info
Robinsonia evanida (Schaus, 1905)Info
Robinsonia grotei -> Robinsonia evanidaInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salbia dircealis -> Salbia haemorrhoidalisInfo
Saphenista peraviae (Razowski, 1986)Info
Schacontia rasa (Solis & Goldstein In Goldstein & Al., 2013)Info
Schacontia themis (Solis & Goldstein In Goldstein & Al., 2013)Info
Scoparia anaplecta (Meyrick, 1884)Info
Semaeopus subrubra (Kaye, 1901)Info
Semiothisa praelongata (Warren, 1900)Info
Siderone galanthis (Cramer, 1775)Scarlet LeafwingInfo
Siderone galanthis ide (J. Hübner, 1823)Info
Siderone galanthis nemesis -> Siderone galanthis thebaisRed-striped LeafwingInfo
Siproeta stelenes (Linnaeus, 1758)MalachiteInfo
Siproeta stelenes stelenes -> Siproeta stelenes meridionalisMalachiteInfo
Sphacelodes haitiaria (Oberthür, 1923)Info
Sphacelodes vulneraria (Hübner, 1823)Info
Spodoptera dolichos (Fabricius, 1794)Sweetpotato Armyworm MothInfo
Spodoptera eudiopta -> Spodoptera ornithogalliYellowstriped ArmywormInfo
Spodoptera flavimedia -> Spodoptera ornithogalliYellowstriped ArmywormInfo
Spodoptera frugiperda (Smith & Abbot, 1797)Fall armywormInfo
Spodoptera latifascia (Walker, 1856)Garden ArmywormInfo
Spodoptera lineatella -> Spodoptera ornithogalliYellowstriped ArmywormInfo
Spodoptera ornithogalli (Guenée, 1852)Cotton CutwormInfo
Spodoptera variolosa -> Spodoptera latifasciaYellowstriped ArmywormInfo
Stenognatha flinti (Todd, 1982)Info
Sthenognatha flinti (Todd, 1982)Info
Strymon andrewi -> Strymon toussaintiInfo
Strymon columella (Fabricius, 1793)Mallow Scrub-HairstreakInfo
Strymon istapa -> Strymon columellaMallow Scrub-HairstreakInfo
Strymon limenia (Hewitson, 1868)Disguised Scrub-HairstreakInfo
Strymon monopeteinus (A. Schwartz & J. Miller, 1985)Shining Scrub-HairstreakInfo
Synapte malitiosa adoceta (Schwartz & Sommer, 1986)Caribbean Faceted-SkipperInfo
Syngamia florella (Stoll, 1781)Red Waisted Florella MothInfo
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Tallula atramentalis (Lederer, 1863)Info
Thiotricha godmani (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Thyrinteina arnobia (Stoll, 1782)Info
Thyrinteina phala -> Thyrinteina arnobiaInfo
Thysania zenobia (Cramer, 1777)Owl MothInfo
Trichoplusia humilis -> Trichoplusia niInfo
Trigonodes lucasii (Guenée, 1852)Info
Trigonodes problematica -> Trigonodes lucasiiInfo
Trischistognatha pyrenealis (Walker, 1859)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urbanus dorantes (Stoll, 1790)Lilac-banded LongtailInfo
Urbanus dorantes cramptoni (Comstock, 1944)Antillean Dorantes LongtailInfo
Urbanus proteus (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-tailed SkipperInfo
Utetheisa ornatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)Ornate MothInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)Red AdmiralSite
Vanessa virginiensis (Drury, 1773)American Painted LadyInfo
Voltinia dramba (Hall, Robbins & Harvey, 2004)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wallengrenia drury (Latreille, 1824)Drury´s Broken-dashInfo
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xylophanes pluto (Fabricius, 1777)Pluto SphinxInfo
Xylophanes rhodocera (Walker, 1856)Info
Xylophanes rhodochlora (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Xylophanes tersa (Linnaeus, 1771)Tersa SphinxInfo
Xylophanes virescens (Butler, 1875)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zerene cesonia (Stoll, 1790)Southern DogfaceInfo
445 Species in Lepidoptera for Dominican Republic 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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