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Distribution path and Subregions of El Salvador (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - El Salvador
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in El Salvador
Class
El Salvador
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 181 families, 902 genera, 1737 species
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Subclass
El Salvador
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 180 families, 901 genera, 1736 species
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Infraclass
El Salvador
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 171 families, 863 genera, 1677 species
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Superorder
El Salvador
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 133 families, 730 genera, 1479 species
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Order
El Salvador
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 26 families, 153 genera, 267 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
El Salvador
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     26 families, 153 genera, 267 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in El Salvador
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesTiger Moths
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 1 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesGrass moth
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) -> Eulophidae - 1 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesErebid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesSedge Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 55 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 1 SpeciesLappet Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 5 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 97 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 21 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 1 SpeciesYucca Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) -> Psychinae - 1 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 1 SpeciesPlume Moths
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 9 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 3 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 4 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
26 Families with 267 Species in El Salvador
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in El Salvador
Species with ANext  
Actinote lapitha calderoni (Schaus, 1920)Pale ActinoteInfo
Actinote lapitha lapitha -> Actinote lapitha calderoniPale ActinoteInfo
Adelpha diocles creton (Godman, 1901)Short-tailed SisterInfo
Adelpha donysa albifilum (Steinhauser, 1974)Donysa SisterInfo
Adelpha fessonia (Hewitson, 1847)Mexican SisterInfo
Adelpha iphicleola (Bates, 1864)Confusing SisterInfo
Adelpha pithys (Bates, 1864)Pithys SisterInfo
Agathymus rethon (Dyar, 1913)Black Giant-SkipperInfo
Agraulis vanillae (Linnaeus, 1758)Passion butterflyInfo
Amastus flavicauda (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Amastus ochraceator (Walker, 1865)Info
Anartia fatima (Fabricius, 1793)Banded peacockInfo
Anartia jatrophae (Linnaeus, 1763)White peacockInfo
Andraca apodecta (Swinhoe, 1907)Info
Anetia insignis -> Andraca apodectaCloud-forest MonarchInfo
Anetia thirza (Geyer, 1833)Cloud-forest MonarchInfo
Anetia thirza thirza (Geyer, , 1833)Cloud-forest KingInfo
Anisochoria bacchus (Evans, 1953)Northern Snout-SkipperInfo
Anopina salvadorana (Brown & Powell, 2000)Info
Anthoptus epictetus (Fabricius, 1793)Trailside SkipperInfo
Antigonus erosus (Hübner, 1812)Common SpurwingInfo
Aphrissa boisduvalii (C. & R. Felder, 1861)Boisduval´s SulphurInfo
Ascia monuste (Linnaeus, 1764)Great Southern WhiteInfo
Astraptes alardus (Stoll, 1790)Frosted FlasherInfo
Astraptes creteus (Cramer, 1780)Info
Astraptes egregius (Butler, 1870)Small-spotted FlasherInfo
Autochton cellus (Boisduval & Le Conte, 1833)Golden-banded SkipperInfo
Auximobasis coffeaella -> Blastobasis coffeaellaInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Battus polydamas (Linnaeus, 1758)Polydamas SwallowtailInfo
Biblis hyperia (Cramer, 1779)Red RimInfo
Bolboneura sylphis (Bates, 1864)Variable BannerInfo
Bolla brennus (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Obscure BollaInfo
Bolla orsines (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Hook-tipped SootywingInfo
Bolla saletas (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Saletas SootywingInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calephelis clenchi (Mcalpine, 1971)Clench´s CalephelisInfo
Calidota obscurata (Druce, 1884)Info
Calidota obscurator -> Calidota obscurataInfo
Calidota phryganoides (Walker, 1855)Info
Calociasma laius (Godman & Salvin, 1886)Laius MetalmarkInfo
Carrhenes canescens (Felder, 1869)Hoary SkipperInfo
Catasticta flisa flisella (Reissinger, 1972)Narrow-banded DartwhiteInfo
Catonephele mexicana (Jenkins & Maza, 1985)Guatemalan CatoneInfo
Catonephele numilia (Cramer, 1779)Orange-banded Shoemaker ButterflyInfo
Catonephele nyctimus (Westwood, 1850)Info
Celaenorrhinus fritzgaertneri (Bailey, 1880)Fritzgaertner´s FlatInfo
Celaenorrhinus fritzgaertneri fritzgaertneri (J.s. Bailey, 1880)Info
Cephise procerus (Plötz, 1880)Info
Chioides albofasciatus (Hewitson, 1867)White-striped LongtailInfo
Chlosyne lacinia (Geyer, 1837)Sunflower PatchInfo
Chlosyne melanarge (Bates, 1864)Black CheckerspotInfo
Chlosyne rosita rosita (A. Hall, 1924)Rosita CheckerspotInfo
Chocophorus solisi (Gielis & Matthews, 1994)Info
Chrostosoma enna (Schaus, 1924)Info
Cithaerias pireta pireta (Stoll, 1780)Rusted Clearwing-SatyrInfo
Clarkenia miramundi (Razowski, 1988)Info
Codatractus cyda (Godman, 1901)Cyda Mottled-SkipperInfo
Codatractus hyster (Dyar, 1916)Hyster SkipperInfo
Colobura dirce (Linnaeus, 1758)ZebraInfo
Consul electra (Westwood, 1850)Pearly LeafwingInfo
Consul fabius (Cramer, 1779)Tiger LeafwingInfo
Cyclogramma pandama -> Dingana alaedeusInfo
Cyllopsis steinhauserorum (L.d. Miller, 1974)Steinhausers Gemmed-SatyrInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus gilippus (Cramer, 1775)QueenInfo
Danaus gilippus thersippus (H. W. Bates, 1863)QueenInfo
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Danaus plexippus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Deltophora duplicata (Sattler, 1979)Info
Diaethria anna (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Anna´s Eighty-eightInfo
Diaethria anna salvadorensis (Franz & Schröder, 1954)Annas Eighty-eightInfo
Diaethria astala (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Faded Eighty-eightInfo
Diaethria pandama (Doubleday, 1848)Orange-striped Eighty-eightInfo
Diaphania elegans (Möschler, 1890)Info
Dicentria ravana (Dognin, 1904)Info
Dione juno (Cramer, 1779)Juno SilverspotInfo
Dismorphia crisia (Drury, 1782)Cloud Forest Mimic-WhiteInfo
Dismorphia crisia steinhauseri (J. & R. G. Maza, 1984)Crisia Mimic-WhiteInfo
Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775)Julia HeliconianInfo
Dryas iulia moderata (N. Riley, 1926)JuliaInfo
Dysschema eurocilia (Cramer, 1777)Info
Dysschema leda (Druce, 1884)Info
Dysschema umbra -> Dysschema eurociliaInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ebrietas sappho (Steinhauser, 1974)Sappho BentwingInfo
Enantia albania (H. W. Bates, 1864)Costa-spotted Mimic-WhiteInfo
Enantia albania albania (H. Bates, 1864)Costa-spotted Mimic-WhiteInfo
Enantia jethys (Boisduval, 1836)Bold Mimic WhiteInfo
Enispa convexa (Richardson, 1905)Info
Enosis uza pruinosa (Plötz, 1882)Blue-spotted SkipperInfo
Epiphile adrasta (Hewitson, 1861)Common BannerInfo
Erora muridosca (Dyar, 1918)Muridosca HairstreakInfo
Ethmia sandra (Powell, 1973)Info
Eumaeus childrenae (Gray, 1832)Great CycadianInfo
Eumaeus toxea -> Eumaeus minijasMexican CycadianInfo
Eunica monima (Cramer, 1782)Dingy purplewingInfo
Eurema salome (C. & R. Felder, 1861)Salome YellowInfo
Eurema salome jamapa (Reakirt, 1866)Salome YellowInfo
Eurytides epidaus -> Protographium epidausMexican Kite SwallowtailInfo
Eurytides phaon (Boisduval, 1936)Info
Eurytides thymbraeus (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Euselasia pusilla pusilla (R. Felder, 1869)Pearly EuselasiaInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fountainea eurypyle (C. & R. Felder, 1862)Info
Fountainea nobilis -> Memphis nobilisNoble LeafwingInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Ganyra phaloe tiburtia (Fruhstorfer, 1907)Godarts WhiteInfo
Greta annette (Guérin, 1844)White-spotted ClearwingInfo
Greta oto (Hewitson, 1854)Glasswinged butterflyInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Halysidota fuliginosa (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Halysidota pectenella (Watson, 1980)Info
Hamadryas amphinome (Linnaeus, 1767)Red CrackerInfo
Hamadryas februa (Hübner, 1816)Grey CrackerInfo
Hamadryas fornax (Hübner, 1816)Orange CrackerInfo
Hamadryas guatemalena (Bates, 1864)Guatemalan CalicoInfo
Heliconius charithonia (Linnaeus, 1767)Zebra HeliconianInfo
Heliconius charithonia vazquezae (W. Comstock & F. Brown, 1950)Zebra LongwingInfo
Heliconius erato -> Laparus dorisCrimson-patched longwingInfo
Heliconius hecale (Fabricius, 1775)Tiger LongwingInfo
Heliconius hortense (Guérin, 1844)Mexican LongwingInfo
Hemerocampa salvadora (Schaus, 1927)Info
Heraclides erostratus erostratus (Westwood, 1847)Erostratus SwallowtailInfo
Heraclides torquatus -> Papilio tydeusTorquatus SwallowtailInfo
Heraclides torquatus atsukoae (Okano, 1985)Torquatus SwallowtailInfo
Heraclides torquatus mazai (Beutelspacher, 1977)Torquatus SwallowtailInfo
Heraclides torquatus torquatus -> Heraclides torquatus mazaiTorquatus SwallowtailInfo
Hippia nigricaput (Dognin, 1908)Info
Historis acheronta (Fabricius, 1775)DashwingInfo
Historis odius (Fabricius, 1775)Stinky LeafwingInfo
Hypercompe scribonia (Stoll, 1790)Eyed Tiger MothInfo
Hypophylla sudias (Hewitson, 1858)White-banded MetalmarkInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junonia evarete (Cramer, 1779)Mangrove BuckeyeInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laparus doris (Linnaeus, 1771)The DorisInfo
Lasaia agesilas (Latreille, 1809)Black-patched BluemarkInfo
Lieinix cinerascens (Salvin, 1871)Bluish Mimic-WhiteInfo
Lieinix nemesis atthis (Doubleday, 1842)Frosted Mimic-WhiteInfo
Lieinix nemesis nemesis -> Lieinix nemesis atthisInfo
Lonomia serranoi (Lemaire, 2002)Info
Lumacra hyalinacra (D.r. Davis, 1964)Info
Lygropia leialis -> Phaedropsis leialisInfo
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Manataria hercyna maculata (Hopffer, 1874)White-spotted SatyrInfo
Marpesia chiron (Fabricius, 1775)Many-banded DaggerwingInfo
Mechanitis isthmia -> Melanitis ansorgeiOrange-spotted Tiger ClearwingInfo
Mechanitis polymnia -> Melinaea mnemeDisturbed TigerwingInfo
Melanis pixe (Boisduval, 1836)Red-bordered PixieInfo
Melanitis ansorgei (Rothschild, 1904)Blue Evening BrownInfo
Melinaea mneme (Linnaeus, 1763)Info
Melipotis agrotoides (Walker, 1857)Info
Memphis morvus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Memphis pithyusa (R. Felder, 1869)Blue LeafwingInfo
Mesene margaretta (White, A, 1843)Zebra-tipped MetalmarkInfo
Mesosemia lamachus (Hewitson, 1857)Purple-washed Eyed-MetalmarkInfo
Mestra amymone -> Mestra hypermestraCommon MestraInfo
Miresa venosa (Dyar, 1906)Info
Morpho helenor (Cramer, 1782)Helenor MorphoInfo
Morpho helenor hyacinthus -> Morpho helenor narcissusInfo
Morpho helenor narcissus (Staudinger, 1887)Common MorphoInfo
Morpho helenor octavia -> Morpho helenor zonarasCommon MorphoInfo
Morpho helenor zonaras (Fruhstorfer, 1912)Common MorphoInfo
Morpho peleides (Kollar, 1850)The EmperorInfo
Morpho polyphemus (Westwood, 1850)White MorphoInfo
Morpho polyphemus polyphemus (Westwood, 1850)White MorphoInfo
Myscelia ethusa (Doyère, 1840)Blue wingInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neographium calliste calliste (H. Bates, 1864)Yellow Kite-SwallowtailInfo
Nepheloleuca illiturata (Guenée, 1898)Info
Neurophyseta clymenalis (Walker, 1857)Info
Nica flavilla (Godart, 1823)Little BannerInfo
Nymphalis cyanomelas (Doubleday, 1848)Mexican TortoiseshellInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocaria clenchi (K. Johnson, 1992)Clenchs HairstreakInfo
Oleria zea (Hewitson, 1854)Zea ClearwingInfo
Oleria zea zea (Hewitson, , 1855)Zea ClearwingInfo
Onespa nubis (Steinhauser, 1974)Nubis SkipperInfo
Opsiphanes cassina fabricii -> Opsiphanes cassina merianaeSplit-banded Owl-ButterflyInfo
Opsiphanes cassina merianae (Stichel, 1904)Info
Oxeoschistus tauropolis (Westwood, 1850)Yellow-patched SatyrInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachydota drucei (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Papilio anchisiades idaeus (Fabricius, 1793)Ruby-spotted SwallowtailInfo
Papilio erostratus (Westwood, 1847)Erostratus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio garamas electryon (Bates, 1864)Magnificent SwallowtailInfo
Papilio polyxenes (Fabricius, 1775)Black SwallowtailInfo
Papilio polyxenes asterius -> Papilio polyxenes stabilisBlack swallowtailInfo
Papilio polyxenes stabilis (Rothschild & Jordan, 1906)Central American Black SwallowtailInfo
Papilio torquatus (Cramer, 1777)Torquatus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio torquatus torquatus (Cramer, 1777)Info
Papilio tydeus (Felder, 1860)Info
Paraptila pseudogamma (J.w. Brown, 1990)Info
Parategeticula martella (Pellmyr & Balcázar-lara, 2000)Info
Parides erithalion (Boisduval, 1836)Variable CattleheartInfo
Parides eurimedes (Stoll, 1782)True CattleheartInfo
Parides eurimedes mylotes (H.w. Bates, 1861)True CattleheartInfo
Parides iphidamas (Fabricius, 1793)Transandean CattleheartInfo
Parides montezuma (Westwood, 1842)Montezuma´s CattleheartInfo
Parides photinus (Doubleday, 1845)Pink-spotted CattleheartInfo
Pelochyta cervina (Edwards, 1884)Info
Perichares deceptus deceptus (A. Butler & H. Druce, 1872)Flasher Ruby-eyeInfo
Perigonia lusca restituta (Walker, 1864)Info
Perigonia lusca tenebrosa (Felder, 1874)Info
Perileucoptera coffeella -> Leucoptera coffeellaCoffee leaf minerInfo
Phaedropsis leialis (Dognin, 1906)Info
Phanus confusis (Austin, 1993)Confusing PhanusInfo
Phocides polybius (Fabricius, 1793)Guava SkipperInfo
Phocides polybius lilea (Reakirt, 1867)Guava SkipperInfo
Phocides polybius phanias (Burmeister, 1880)Info
Phoebis agarithe (Boisduval, 1836)Orange giant sulphurInfo
Phoebis argante (Fabricius, 1775)Apricot sulphurInfo
Phoebis neocypris (Hübner, 1823)Tailed sulphurInfo
Phoebis philea (Linnaeus, 1763)Orange-barred giant sulphurInfo
Phoebis sennae (Linnaeus, 1758)Cloudless giant sulphurInfo
Phoebis sennae marcellina (Cramer, 1777)Cloudless SulphurInfo
Phoenicoprocta chamboni (Dognin, 1902)Info
Polyctor cleta (Evans, 1953)Cleta Tufted-SkipperInfo
Polygrammodes biangulalis (Dognin, 1903)Info
Polyortha evestigana (Razowski, 1984)Info
Polythrix asine -> Polythrix mexicanusAsine LongtailInfo
Polythrix octomaculata (Sepp, 1848)Eight-spotted LongtailInfo
Prepona deiphile salvadora (Llorente, Luis & F. González, 1992)Orange-spotted PreponaInfo
Prepona demophon -> Archaeoprepona demophonOne-spotted PreponaInfo
Prepona meander -> Archaeoprepona meanderMeander PreponaInfo
Prepona omphale -> Prepona rothschildiShaded-Blue LeafwingInfo
Protesilaus macrosilaus penthesilaus (C. & R. Felder, 1865)Five-striped Kite-SwallowtailInfo
Protographium calliste calliste (H.w. Bates, 1864)Info
Protographium calliste lorzae -> Protographium calliste callisteInfo
Protographium epidaus (Doubleday, 1846)Mexican Kite SwallowtailInfo
Pteronymia cotytto (Guérin, 1844)Broad-tipped ClearwingInfo
Pterourus garamas electryon (H. Bates, 1864)Magnificent SwallowtailInfo
Pyrrharctia isabella (Smith, 1797)Isabelline TigerInfo
Pyrrhogyra neaerea (Linnaeus, 1758)Banded BannerInfo
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quasimellana aurora (E.l. Bell, 1942)Bright MellanaInfo
Quasimellana balsa (E. Bell, 1942)Sullied MellanaInfo
Quasimellana balsa freemani (S.r. Steinhauser, 1974)Info
Quasimellana nayana (E.l. Bell, 1941)Nayarit MellanaInfo
Quasimellana tamana -> Quasimellana nayanaInfo
Quasimellana tecla -> Quasimellana auroraInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ridens crison howarthi (Steinhauser, 1974)Many-spotted RidensInfo
Ridens toddi (Steinhauser, 1974)Todds SkipperInfo
Rothschildia jorulla (Westwood, 1853)Info
Rothschildia lebeau (Guérin-méneville, 1868)Lebeau´s SilkmothInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schizura nocens (Dognin, 1908)Info
Schizura salvador (Schaus, 1928)Info
Semiothisa adjacens (Dognin, 1903)Info
Setiostoma cirrhobasis (Duckworth, 1971)Info
Siderone marthesia (Cramer, 1779)Info
Siproeta epaphus (Latreille, 1813)Brown SiproetaInfo
Siproeta stelenes (Linnaeus, 1758)MalachiteInfo
Smyrna blomfildia (Fabricius, 1781)Blomfild´s BeautyInfo
Smyrna karwinskii (Geyer, 1833)Karwinski´s BeautyInfo
Staphylus cartagoa (Williams & Bell, 1940)Cartagoa SootywingInfo
Staphylus huigra huigra (R. Williams & E. Bell, 1940)Huigra SootywingInfo
Staphylus huigra salva -> Staphylus huigra huigraInfo
Staphylus tierra (Evans, 1953)West-Mexican SootywingInfo
Synapte syraces (Godman, 1901)Bold Faceted-SkipperInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Temenis laothoe (Cramer, 1779)Orange BannerInfo
Theope publius incompositus (J. Hall, 1999)Shaded TheopeInfo
Thespieus dalman (Latreille, 1824)Chalk-marked SkipperInfo
Tithorea harmonia salvadoris (Staudinger, 1885)Harmonia TigerwingInfo
Tithraustes noctiluces (Butler, 1872)Info
Tolype salvadora (Dognin, 1912)Info
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Urbanus dorantes (Stoll, 1790)Lilac-banded LongtailInfo
Urbanus doryssus (Swainson, 1831)White-tailed LongtailInfo
Urbanus procne (Plötz, 1881)Brown LongtailInfo
Urbanus tanna (Evans, 1952)Tanna LongtailInfo
Urbanus trebia (Möschler, 1878)White-capped LongtailInfo
Urbanus viterboana (Ehrmann, 1907)Viterboana LongtailInfo
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Vacerra cervara (Steinhauser, 1974)Cervara SkipperInfo
Vettius coryna argentus (H. Freeman, 1969)Chiapan Silver-plated SkipperInfo
Vettius onaca (Evans, 1955)Onaca SkipperInfo
Vinpeius tinga (W.h. Evans, 1955)Freemans SkipperInfo
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Zaretis callidryas (R. Felder, 1869)Ghost LeafwingInfo
Zaretis itys (Cramer, 1777)Leaf Wing ButterflyInfo
Zerene cesonia (Stoll, 1790)Southern DogfaceInfo
Zestusa levona (Steinhauser, 1972)Levonas ZestusaInfo
Zestusa staudingeri (Mabille, 1888)Southern ZestusaInfo
267 Species in Lepidoptera for El Salvador 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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