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Distribution path and Subregions of Indonesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - Southeast Asia - Indonesia
Subregions: Adonara, Bangka, Belitung, Borneo (Kalimantan), Buton, Java, Kabaena, Krakatoa, Laut, Lesser Sunda Islands (Alor Archipelago, Bali, Flores, Lombok, Sumba, Sumbawa, Tanimbar Islands, Timor), Lingga, Madura, Maluku (North Maluku, South Maluku), Mentawai Islands, Misool, Muna, Padang, Peleng, Rantau, Salawati, Sangir, Selayar, Siberut, Simeulue, Singkep, Sulawesi, Sumatra (North Sumatra), Waigeo, Western New Guinea (Papua Province, West Papua), Wowoni, Yapen
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Indonesia
Class
Indonesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 539 families, 9366 genera, 51545 species
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Subclass
Indonesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 528 families, 9333 genera, 51496 species
Tree
Infraclass
Indonesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 509 families, 9183 genera, 50846 species
Tree
Superorder
Indonesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 336 families, 6782 genera, 41155 species
Tree
Order
Indonesia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 67 families, 1897 genera, 11360 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
Indonesia
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     66 families, 1896 genera, 11359 species
Suborder
Indonesia
    Zeugloptera (Chapman, 1917)
     0 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Indonesia
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 1 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Anthelidae (Turner, 1904) - 1 SpeciesAustralian Lappet Moths
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 347 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 5 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 6 SpeciesFlower moths
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 16 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Brahmaeidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 4 SpeciesBrahmin Moths
Callidulidae (Moore, 1877) - 10 SpeciesOld World Butterfly Moths
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 1 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 31 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 2 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Copromorphidae (Meyrick, 1905) - 1 SpeciesTropical Fruitworm Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 27 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 92 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 358 SpeciesGrass moth
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 0 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 29 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 17 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 11 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 286 SpeciesErebid Moths
Ethmiidae (Busck, 1909) -> Ethmiinae - 1 SpeciesBlack-spotted Moths
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 9 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 13 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 49 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 784 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesSedge Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 84 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Heliodinidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 1 SpeciesSun Moths
Heliozelidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesShield Bearer Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 22 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperidae (Latreille, 1809) -> Hesperiidae - 0 Species
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 840 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Himantopteridae (Rogenhofer, 1884) - 1 SpeciesLong Tailed Burnet Moths
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTeak Moths
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 22 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 7 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 120 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 1448 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 4 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Micronoctuidae (Fibiger In Fibiger & Lafonteine, 2005) - 22 Species
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 0 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 406 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Noctuiidae - 1 Species
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 89 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 33 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 2995 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 8 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 575 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 894 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 2 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 0 SpeciesYucca Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 23 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 35 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 120 SpeciesSnout Moths
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) - 56 SpeciesMetalmark Butterflies
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 45 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sematuridae (Guenée, 1858) - 3 SpeciesAmerican Swallowtail Moths
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 4 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 316 SpeciesHawk Moths
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 7 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 80 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 1 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 887 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 40 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 2 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 8 SpeciesErmine Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 0 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 21 SpeciesBurnet Moths
72 Families with 11359 Species in Indonesia
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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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