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Distribution path and Subregions of East Timor (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - Southeast Asia - Indonesia - Lesser Sunda Islands - Timor - East Timor
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in East Timor
Class
East Timor
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 42 families, 131 genera, 201 species
Tree
Subclass
East Timor
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 42 families, 131 genera, 201 species
Tree
Infraclass
East Timor
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 38 families, 121 genera, 187 species
Tree
Superorder
East Timor
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 28 families, 107 genera, 170 species
Tree
Order
East Timor
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 12 families, 52 genera, 88 species
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.487    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
East Timor
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     12 families, 52 genera, 88 species

Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in East Timor
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesTiger Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesGrass moth
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Micronoctuidae (Fibiger In Fibiger & Lafonteine, 2005) - 1 Species
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 20 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 16 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 1 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 22 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 1 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
12 Families with 88 Species in East Timor


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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in East Timor
Species with ANext  
Acherontia lachesis (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Acosmeryx anceus subdentata (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Acosmeryx miskini (Murray, 1873)Info
Acraea terpsicore (Linnaeus, 1758)Yellow CosterInfo
Adisura marginalis (Walker, 1857)New Pod BorerInfo
Ambia conspurcatalis -> Neomusotima conspurcatalisInfo
Ambulyx moorei (Moore, 1858)Info
Anaphaeis java (Linnaeus, 1768)Caper WhiteInfo
Appias albina albina (Boisduval, 1836)White AlbatrossInfo
Archips vagrans (Tuck, 1990)Info
Argina argus -> Mangina argusMangina argusInfo
Attacus dohertyi (W. Rothschild, 1895)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Belenois java (Linnaeus, 1768)Caper WhiteInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Candalides erinus erinus (Fabricius, 1775)Small Dusky BlueInfo
Catochrysops panormus (C. Felder, 1860)Silver Forget-me-notInfo
Catopsilia pomona (Fabricius, 1775)Lemon EmigrantInfo
Catopsilia pyranthe (Linnaeus, 1758)Mottled EmigrantInfo
Catopsilia scylla (Linnaeus, 1763)Orange EmigrantInfo
Cethosia penthesilea (Cramer, 1777)Orange LacewingInfo
Clanis euroa (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Creatonotos gangis (Linnaeus, 1767)Hairy caterpillarInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus affinis affinis (Fabricius, 1775)Black And White TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus genutia (Cramer, 1779)Common TigerInfo
Delias splendida (Rothschild, 1894)Info
Deudorix epijarbas (Moore, 1858)CornelianInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euchrysops cnejus (Fabricius, 1798)Gram BlueInfo
Euploea algea (Godart, 1819)Long Branded Blue CrowInfo
Euploea climena (Stoll, 1782)Info
Euploea darchia darchia (W.s. Macleay, 1826)Darwin Brown CrowInfo
Eurema alitha (C. & R. Felder, 1862)Scalloped Grass YellowInfo
Eurema alitha brevicostalis ()Info
Eurema blanda (Boisduval, 1836)Three-Spot Grass YellowInfo
Eurema blanda cantideva ()Info
Eurema brigitta (Stoll, 1780)Broad-bordered Grass YellowInfo
Eurema brigitta lerna ()Info
Eurema laeta (Boisduval, 1836)Spotless Grass YellowInfo
Eurema laeta lineata ()Line Grass YellowInfo
Everes lacturnus (Godart, 1824)Tailed Grass-blueInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Flax kalliesi (Fibiger, 2011)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gnathothlibus eras -> Gnathothlibus erotusInfo
Gnathothlibus erotus (Cramer, 1777)White-brow hawkmothInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hippotion brennus (Stoll, 1782)Info
Hippotion celerio (L., 1758)Silver-striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hippotion echeclus (Boisduval, 1875)Info
Hypolimnas antilope (Cramer, 1779)Spotted Crow EggflyInfo
Hypolimnas bolina (Linnaeus, 1758)Blue Moon ButterflyInfo
Hypolimnas bolina ivena (Fruhstorfer, 1912)Info
Hypolimnas bolina nerina (Fabricius, 1775)Common EggflyInfo
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junonia erigone (Cramer, 1779)Northern ArgusInfo
Junonia orithya (Linnaeus, 1764)Eyed PansyInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Leptosia nina (Fabricius, 1793)PsycheInfo
Leptotes plinius (Fabricius, 1793)Plumbago BlueInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Marumba timora timora (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Melanitis leda (Linnaeus, 1758)Common evening brownInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nacaduba kurava (Moore, 1858)White-banded Line-blueInfo
Neomusotima conspurcatalis (Warren, 1896)Lygodium Defoliator MothInfo
Nyctemera baulus (Boisduval, 1832)Magpie MothInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocybadistes walkeri (Heron, 1894)Yellow-banded DartInfo
Orsotriaena medus (Fabricius, 1775)Smooth-eyed BushbrownInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Papilio demoleus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Lime ButterflyInfo
Papilio oenomaus (Godart, 1819)Info
Papilio pericles (Wallace, 1865)Info
Papilio polytes (Linnaeus, 1758)Common MormonInfo
Papilio sataspes (Felder, 1864)Info
Pelopidas lyelli (Rothschild, 1915)Lyell´s swiftInfo
Pergesa acteus (Cramer, 1779)Info
Polyura galaxia (Rothschild, 1898)Info
Psilogramma menephron (Cramer, 1780)Privet Hawk MothInfo
Psilogramma wetarensis (Brechlin, 2001)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tagiades japetus (Stoll, 1781)Common Snow FlatInfo
Theretra clotho (Drury, 1773)Info
Theretra clotho clotho (Drury, 1773)Info
Theretra insignis kuehni -> Theretra kuehniInfo
Theretra latreillii (Macleay, 1826)Pale Brown Hawk MothInfo
Theretra latreillii lucasii (Walker, 1856)Info
Theretra nessus (Drury, 1773)Yam Hawk MothInfo
Theretra silhetensis (Walker, 1856)Info
Theretra silhetensis intersecta (Butler, 1876)Info
Tirumala hamata (Macleay, 1826)Dark Blue TigerInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Utetheisa pulchella -> Utetheisa callimaCrimson-speckled FlunkeyInfo
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Yoma sabina (Cramer, 1780)LurcherInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zizina labradus (Godart, 1824)Common grass-blueInfo
Zizina otis (Fabricius, 1787)Lesser Grass BlueInfo
Zizina otis labradus (Godart, 1824)Grass BlueInfo
Zizula hylax (Fabricius, 1775)Little Grass-blueInfo
88 Species in Lepidoptera for East Timor 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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