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Distribution path and Subregions of Jordan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Jordan
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Jordan
Class
Jordan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 169 families, 768 genera, 1355 species
Tree
Subclass
Jordan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 168 families, 767 genera, 1353 species
Tree
Infraclass
Jordan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 163 families, 761 genera, 1347 species
Tree
Superorder
Jordan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 122 families, 610 genera, 1129 species
Tree
Order
Jordan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 30 families, 240 genera, 441 species
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Show Info
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
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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
Jordan
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     30 families, 240 genera, 441 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Jordan
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesTiger Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 9 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 4 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 34 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 25 SpeciesGrass moth
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 7 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) -> Eulophidae - 1 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriocottidae (Spuler, 1898) - 1 SpeciesOld World Spiny Winged Moths
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 9 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 72 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 5 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 14 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 5 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 31 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 96 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 8 SpeciesTuft moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 31 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 24 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 6 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesSnout Moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 4 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 5 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 2 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesBurnet Moths
30 Families with 441 Species in Jordan
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Jordan
Species with ANext  
Acanthovalva inconspicuaria (Hübner, 1819)Info
Acrobasis pumilella -> Acrobasis xanthogrammaInfo
Acrobasis xanthogramma (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Aedophron phlebophora (Lederer, 1858)Info
Afrikanetz inkubu (R.v. Yakovlev, 2009)Info
Agriphila cyrenaicella -> Agriphila cyrenaicellusInfo
Agriphila cyrenaicellus (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Agriphila inquinatella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Barred Grass-veneerInfo
Agrotis syricola (Corti & Draudt, 1933)Grouville DartInfo
Albulina loewii (Zeller, 1847)Large Jewel BlueInfo
Aletia alopecuri -> Mythimna alopecuriInfo
Anactenia daganialis -> Loryma daganialisInfo
Anaphaeis aurota -> Belenois aurotaPioneerInfo
Anaphaeis aurota aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Ancylolomia tripolitella (Rebel, 1909)Info
Ancylosis convexella (Lederer, 1855)Info
Ancylosis faustinella (Zeller, 1867)Info
Ancylosis samaritanella (Zeller, 1867)Info
Anoba triangularis (Warnecke, 1938)Info
Anthene amarah amarah (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Antigastra sionensis (Caradja, 1929)Info
Anumeta arabiae (Wiltshire, 1961)Info
Anumeta atrosignata (Walker, 1858)Info
Anumeta hilgerti (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Anydrophila stuebeli (Calberla, 1891)Info
Apopestes spectrum (Esper, 1787)Info
Aporia crataegi augustior (Graver, 1925)Info
Archon apollinaris (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Archon apollinus bellargus (Staudinger, , 1892)Info
Arctiocossus striolatus (Staudinger, 1899)Info
Audea arabica -> Ulotrichopus leucopastaInfo
Autophila cyprogena -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila einsleri (Amsel, 1935)Info
Autophila elbursica -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila garmsira -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila hormuza -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila luxuriosa -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila nigromarginata -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila pauli (Boursin, 1940)Info
Autophila taurica -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Axylia sciodes (Fletcher D. S., 1961)Info
Azanus jesous (Guérin-méneville, 1849)African Babul BlueInfo
Azanus jesous gamra (Lederer, 1855)Info
Azygophleps equatorialis (Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bazaria pempeliella (Ragonot, 1893)Info
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Brachyglossina staudingeri (Prout, 1932)Info
Brachyglossina tibbuana (Herbulot, 1965)Info
Brachyglossina williamsi (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Brachylia murzini (R.v. Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Bryophila petrea -> Cryphia petreaInfo
Bryotropha arabica (Amsel, 1952)Info
Bryotropha domestica (Haworth, 1828)House GroundlingInfo
Bryotropha horribilis (Rutten & Karsholt, 2005)Info
Bryotropha plebejella (Zeller, 1847)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calamodes subscudularia (Turati, 1919)Info
Calamotropha hackeri -> Calamotropha hierichunticaInfo
Calamotropha hierichuntica (Zeller, 1867)Info
Calamotropha orontella -> Calamotropha hierichunticaInfo
Campimoptilum sparsum (Darge, 2008)Info
Caradrina flava (Oberthur, 1876)Info
Caradrina flavirena (Guenée, 1852)Lorimer´s RusticInfo
Carcharodus stauderi (Reverdin, 1913)Stauder´s SkipperInfo
Carcharodus stauderi ambiguus (Verity, 1925)Info
Cardepia affinis -> Cardepia sociabilisInfo
Cardepia deserticola -> Cardepia sociabilisInfo
Cardepia sociabilis (De Graslin, 1850)Info
Caryocolum emarginatum -> Caryocolum stramentellaInfo
Caryocolum stramentella (Rebel, 1935)Info
Casama innotata (Walker, 1855)Info
Catarhoe permixtaria (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)Info
Cercopis afra -> Ptyelus grossusInfo
Charaxes jasius jasius (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Charissa onustaria (Herrich-schäffer, 1852)Info
Charissa subtaurica (Wehrli, 1932)Info
Chazara anthe hanifa (Herrich-schaeffer, 1850)Info
Chiasmia latimarginaria (Rebel, 1907)Info
Chilades galba galba (Lederer, 1855)Info
Chilades trochylus trochylus (Freyer, , 1843)Info
Chrysocrambus bleszynskii -> Chrysocrambus linetellaInfo
Chrysocrambus linetella (Fabricius, 1781)Orange-bar Grass-veneerInfo
Chrysocrambus linetellus -> Chrysocrambus linetellaInfo
Cigaritis acamas (Klug, 1834)Leopard ButterflyInfo
Cigaritis acamas acamas (Klug, 1834)Info
Cigaritis myrmecophila myrmecophila (Dumont, 1922)Info
Cleonymia chabordis (Oberthur, 1876)Info
Cleonymia fatima (Bang-haas, 1907)Info
Clepsis oblimatana (Kennel, 1900)Info
Clytie nabataea (Hampson, 1913)Info
Cnaemidophorus horribilis (Gibeaux, 1996)Info
Coenina dentataria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Coleophora amasiella (Stainton, 1867)Info
Coleophora arenbergeri -> Coleophora amasiellaInfo
Coleophora arenbergi (Stainton, 1867)Info
Coleophora changaica (Reznik, 1975)Info
Coleophora galligena (Falkovitsh, 1979)Info
Coleophora ghorella (Amsel, 1955)Info
Coleophora jerusalemella (Toll, 1942)Info
Coleophora karadaghi -> Multicoloria changaicaInfo
Colias thisoa (Ménétriés, 1852)Info
Colotis chrysonome (Klug, 1829)Golden Arab TipInfo
Colotis chrysonome chrysonome (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis fausta fausta (Olivier, , 1804)Info
Colotis phisadia (Godart, 1819)Blue-spotted ArabInfo
Colotis phisadia palaestinensis (Staudinger, 1898)Info
Conistra acutula (Staudinger, 1891)Info
Conobathra xanthogramma -> Acrobasis xanthogrammaInfo
Copiphana kraussi -> Teinoptera culminiferaInfo
Copiphana mahuzzim -> Teinoptera culminiferaInfo
Cortyta dallonii -> Tytroca disparInfo
Cossus bianchii (Krüger, 1934)Info
Cossus saharae -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Cossus striolatus -> Arctiocossus striolatusInfo
Crocallis jordanaria (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Cryphia paulina (Staudinger, 1891)Info
Cryphia petrea (Guenée, 1852)Info
Cucullia boryphora (Fischer Von Waldheim, 1840)Info
Cucullia improba -> Cucullia boryphoraInfo
Cucullia leptographa -> Cultripalpa lunuliferaInfo
Cucullia macara (Rebel, 1948)Info
Cultripalpa lunulifera (Hampson, 1926)Info
Cyclophora puppillaria (Hübner, 1799)Blair´s MochaInfo
Cynaeda pygmaealis (Amsel, 1935)Info
Cynthia cardui cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus gilippus xanthippus (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1860)Info
Dasyses langenieri (Guillermet, 2009)Info
Deserticossus arenicola (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Deudorix livia livia (Klug, 1834)Info
Dialectica anselmella (Guillermet, 2011)Info
Dicerogastra chersotoides (Wiltshire, 1956)Info
Dichagyris erubescens (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Dieida judith (Yakovlev, 2009)Info
Drasteria flexuosa (Ménétriés, 1848)Info
Drasteria herzi (Alpheraky, 1895)Info
Duzulla subhyalinalis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Dyscia malatyana (Wehrli, 1934)Info
Dyspessa bipunctata (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Dyspessa colon -> Dyspessa bipunctataInfo
Dyspessa intermedia -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Dyspessa kabylaria (A. Bang-haas, 1906)Info
Dyspessa pallidata (Staudinger, 1892)Info
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Egira tibori (Hreblay, 1994)Info
Empusa fasciata (Brullé, 1832)Info
Enterpia laudeti (Boisduval, 1840)Info
Ephedrophila jordanalis (Rebel, 1902)Info
Epicrocis pseudodiscomaculella -> Epidauria chionocraspisInfo
Epicrocis sahariensis (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Epicrocis signatella (Pagenstecher, 1907)Info
Epicrocis umbratella (Pagenstecher, 1907)Info
Epidauria cantonella (Shibuya, 1931)Info
Epidauria chionocraspis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Epiparthia vasta (Amsel, 1935)Info
Eremocossus jordana (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Eremocossus senegalensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Eremocossus vaulogeri (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Eriocottis nodicornella (Rebel, 1911)Info
Ethmia wursteri (Amsel, 1956)Info
Euchloe ausonia taurica (Röber, , 1907)Eastern Dappled WhiteInfo
Euchloe belemia (Esper, 1800)Green-striped WhiteInfo
Euchloe belemia belemia (Esper, , 1800)Info
Euchloe charlonia charlonia (Donzel, 1842)Info
Euchloe crameri aegyptiaca (Verity, 1911)Info
Euchromius bahrlutella (Amsel, 1949)Info
Euchromius cambridgei (Zeller, 1867)Info
Euchromius malekalis (Amsel, 1961)Info
Euchromius ramburiellus (Duponchel, 1836)Info
Euchromius rayatella -> Euchromius rayatellusInfo
Euchromius rayatellus (Amsel, 1949)Info
Eumera turcosyrica (Wehrli, 1932)Info
Eupithecia centaureata (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Lime-speck PugInfo
Eupithecia jizlensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Eupithecia maerkerata (Schütze, 1961)Info
Eupithecia opistographata (Dietze, 1906)Info
Eupithecia reisserata (Pinker, 1976)Info
Eupithecia sperlichi (Hausmann, 1991)Info
Eupithecia tricerata (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Eupithecia unedonata (Mabille, 1868)Info
Eupithecia yathomi (Hausmann, 1991)Info
Euplexia pericalles (Fletcher D. S., 1961)Info
Eurhodope arenella -> Acrobasis xanthogrammaInfo
Euxoa aquilina (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Euxoa distinguenda (Lederer, 1857)Info
Euxoa oranaria -> Euxoa aquilinaInfo
Euxoa psimmythiosa -> Euxoa aquilinaInfo
Euxoa robiginosa (Staudinger, 1894)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gegenes gambica -> Gegenes pumilioInfo
Gegenes nostrodamus nostrodamus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Gegenes pumilio (Hoffmannsegg, 1804)Dark HottentotInfo
Gegenes pumilio pumilio (Hoffmannsegg, 1804)Info
Gelechia stramentella -> Caryocolum stramentellaInfo
Gnopharmia rubraria (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Gnophos sacraria (Staudinger, 1895)Info
Gnophos sartata (Treitschke, 1827)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haberlandia odzalaensis (I. Lehmann, 2011)Info
Hadena laudeti -> Enterpia laudetiInfo
Hadena perplexa (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Tawny ShearsInfo
Hadena protai -> Hadena sanctaInfo
Hadena pumila (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Hadena sancta (Staudinger, 1859)Info
Hadena silenides (Staudinger, 1895)Info
Hadena syriaca (Osthelder, 1933)Info
Hadena trisagittata -> Hadena sanctaInfo
Hapsimachogonia cavuata (Prozorov & Zolotuhin, 2016)Info
Hapsimachogonia esociformae (Prozorov & Zolotuhin, 2016)Info
Hecatera bicolorata (Hufnagel, 1766)Broad-barred WhiteInfo
Hecatera cappa (Hübner, 1809)Info
Hecatera weissi -> Hecatera bicolorataInfo
Heliothis albida (Hampson, 1905)Info
Heliothis nubigera (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Eastern Bordered StrawInfo
Hemidromodes sabulifera hessa (Prout, 1935)Info
Henotesia undulans -> Heteropsis undulansInfo
Heringocrania chrysolepidella -> Eriocrania chrysolepidellaInfo
Heteropalpia sacra -> Heteropalpia profestaInfo
Hierochthonia semitaria (Püngeler, 1902)Info
Hipparchia fatua fatua (Freyer, 1844)Info
Holcocerus arenicola -> Deserticossus arenicolaInfo
Holcocerus baloutchistanensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Holcocerus desioi -> Holcocerus holosericeusInfo
Holcocerus dilutior -> Deserticossus arenicolaInfo
Holcocerus faroulti -> Holcocerus holosericeusInfo
Holcocerus gloriosa (Erschoff, 1874)Info
Holcocerus gloriosus (Erschoff, 1874)Info
Holcocerus holosericeus (Staudinger, 1884)Info
Holcocerus laudabilis -> Holcocerus gloriosaInfo
Holcocerus mesopotamicus -> Holcocerus gloriosusInfo
Holcocerus persicus -> Holcocerus holosericeusInfo
Holcocerus puengeleri -> Holcocerus gloriosaInfo
Hyponephele lupina intermedia (Staudinger, 1886)Oriental Meadow BrownInfo
Hypopta vaulogeri -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Hypotia argentalis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idaea allongata (Staudinger, 1898)Info
Idaea camparia (Herrich-schäffer, 1852)Info
Idaea consanguinaria (Lederer, 1853)Balkan WaveInfo
Idaea distinctaria (Boisduval, 1840)Cream-fringed WaveInfo
Idaea holliata (Homberg, 1909)Info
Idaea lobaria (Chrétien, 1909)Info
Idaea longaria (Herrich-schäffer, 1852)Narrow-winged WaveInfo
Idaea microptera (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Idaea pectinata (Sterneck, 1933)Info
Idaea rusticata (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Least CarpetInfo
Idaea sanctaria (Staudinger, 1900)Info
Idaea sordida (Rothschild, 1913)Info
Idaea troglodytaria (Heydenreich, 1851)Info
Idaea volloni (D. Lucas & Joannis, 1907)Info
Infurcitinea amseli (Petersen, 1957)Info
Iolana alfierii alfierii (Wiltshire, 1948)Info
Iolaus glaucus (Butler, 1886)Info
Iranada turcorum (Zerny, 1915)Info
Isoceras bipunctatum (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Isturgia disputaria (Guenée, 1858)Maltese BloomInfo
Isturgia sublimbata (Butler, 1884)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jordanita anatolica (Naufock, 1929)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lacanobia softa (Staudinger, 1898)Info
Lampides boeticus boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Lasiommata megera transcaspica (Staudinger, 1901)Info
Leptotes pirithous pirithous (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Leucania herrichii (Herrich-schäffer, 1849)Info
Limenitis reducta herculeana (Stichel, , 1908)Southern White AdmiralInfo
Lithostege notata (Bang-haas, 1906)Info
Loryma daganialis (Amsel, 1956)Info
Ludia riekerti (Bouyer, 2013)Info
Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)Small CopperInfo
Lycaena phlaeas phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
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Maniola telmessia telmessia (Zeller, 1847)Info
Masalia albida -> Heliothis albidaInfo
Meganola antennata (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola murzinialis (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola odzala (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola palaeographa (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meganola paraforsteri (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meharia semilactea (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Melanargia titea titania (Calberla, 1891)Info
Melitaea arduinna evanescens (Staudinger, 1886)Info
Melitaea deserticola (Oberthür, 1911)Desert FritillaryInfo
Melitaea deserticola macromaculata (Belter, 1934)Info
Melitaea fascelis fascelis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Melitaea ornata (Christoph, 1893)Jerusalem fritillaryInfo
Melitaea persea persea (Kollar, , 1849)Info
Melitaea punica telona -> Melitaea ornataInfo
Merrifieldia phlomidis -> Wheeleria phlomidisInfo
Metopoceras delicata (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Metopoceras driss (Rungs, 1952)Info
Metopoceras gauckleri -> Metopoceras drissInfo
Metopoceras philbyi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Metopoceras solituda (Brandt, 1938)Info
Micragone udzungwa (Darge, 2011)Info
Microloxia ruficornis (Warren, 1897)Info
Micronola wadicola (Amsel, 1935)Info
Micrurapteryx parvula (Amsel, 1935)Info
Minucia wiscotti (Püngeler, 1901)Info
Minucia wiskotti (Püngeler, 1902)Info
Mirificarma ocellinella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Mirocossus siniaevi (R.v. Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Multicoloria changaica (Reznik, 1975)Info
Muschampia proteides proteides (Wagner, 1929)Info
Myinodes shohami (Hausmann, 1994)Info
Mythimna alopecuri (Boisduval, 1840)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemapogon anatolica (Gaedike, 1986)Info
Neromia pulvereisparsa (Hampson, 1896)Info
Nolidia elachistomorpha (Hacker, 2012)Info
Nolidia eurymorpha (Hacker, 2012)Info
Nychiodes amygdalaria (Herrich-schäffer, 1848)Info
Nychiodes palaestinensis (Wagner, 1919)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontocheilopteryx conzolia (Gurkovich & Zolotuhin, 2009)Info
Omphalophana pauli (Staudinger, 1891)Info
Opisthoheza heza (Zolotuhin & Prozorov, 2010)Info
Orthogonioptilum csomaense (Bouyer, 1992)Info
Orthosia cruda (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Small QuakerInfo
Orthosia cypriaca (Hacker, 1996)Info
Oxypteryx jordanella (Rebel, 1911)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyagrotis tischendorfi (Püngeler, 1925)Info
Paidia atargatis (Lewandowski & Tober, 2009)Info
Paidia moabitica (De Freina, 2004)Info
Pammene crataegophila (Amsel, 1935)Info
Pamparama acuta (Freyer, 1838)Info
Papilio alexanor (Esper, 1800)Southern SwallowtailInfo
Papilio alexanor judaeus (Staudinger, , 1894)Info
Papilio machaon syriacus (Pfeiffer, 1931)SwallowtailInfo
Papilio saharae saharae (Oberthür, 1879)Info
Paradrina flava -> Caradrina flavaInfo
Paradrina muricolor -> Caradrina flavirenaInfo
Parahypopta caestrum (Hübner, 1808)Info
Parahypopta nigrosignata (Rothschild, 1912)Info
Parahypopta nigrosignatus (Rothschild, 1912)Info
Paropta johannes -> Arctiocossus striolatusInfo
Pediasia desertella -> Pediasia desertellusInfo
Pediasia desertellus (Lederer, 1855)Info
Pediasia dolicanthia (Song & Chen In Chen, Song & Yuan, 2004)Info
Pediasia serraticornis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Pellecebra superba (Prozorov & Zolotuhin, 2013)Info
Pelopidas thrax thrax (Hübner, , 1821)Info
Peribatodes correptaria (Zeller, 1847)Info
Peribatodes rhomboidaria (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Willow BeautyInfo
Pericyma squalens (Lederer, 1855)Info
Perigrapha mundoides (Boursin, 1940)Info
Phaiogramma faustinata (Milliere, 1868)Info
Phragmacossia territa (Staudinger, 1878)Info
Phyllocnistis citrella (Stainton, 1856)CLMInfo
Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)Small WhiteSite
Pieris brassicae brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Pieris pseudorapae pseudorapae (Verity, 1908)Info
Pieris rapae rapae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Pitthea luminosa (Herbulot, 2001)Info
Plebejus loewii (Zeller, 1847)Loew´s BlueInfo
Plebejus nichollae cleopatra (Hemming, 1934)Info
Plebejus philbyi philbyi (Graves, 1925)Info
Polygonia egea (Cramer, 1775)Southern CommaInfo
Polygonia egea egea (Cramer, , 1775)Info
Polymitia eximipalpella (Gerasimov, 1930)Info
Polyommatus agestis agestis (Denis & Schiffermüller&, 1775)Info
Polyommatus loewi lockharti ()Info
Polyommatus loewii -> Albulina loewiiLarge Jewel BlueInfo
Polyommatus loewii lockarti (Hemming, 1929)Info
Pontia daplidice daplidice (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Pontia glauconome (Klug, 1829)Desert WhiteInfo
Pontia glauconome glauconome (Klug, 1829)Info
Procris anatolica -> Jordanita anatolicaInfo
Protorhoe unicata (Guenée, 1858)Info
Pseudobissetia terrestrella -> Pseudobissetia terrestrellusInfo
Pseudobissetia terrestrellus (Christoph, 1885)Info
Pseudochazara pelopea pelopea (Klug, 1832)Info
Pseudochazara telephassa telephassa (Geyer, , 1827)Info
Pseudopanthera syriacata (Guenée, 1858)Info
Pseudophilotes abencerragus (Pierret, 1837)False Baton BlueInfo
Pseudophilotes abencerragus nabataeus (Graves, 1925)Info
Pseudosterrha rufistrigata (Hampson, 1896)Info
Pseudotergumia pisidice pisidice (Klug, 1832)Info
Pseudozarba mediana -> Pseudozarba bipartitaInfo
Pterophorus phlomidis -> Wheeleria phlomidisInfo
Puerphorus olbiadactylus (Milliere, 1859)Info
Pyrgus melotis melotis (Duponchel, , 1834)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhabdophera arefacta (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Rhabdophera messrae -> Teinoptila clavataInfo
Rhabinopteryx luridalis (Rebel, 1911)Info
Rhodobates nodicornella -> Eriocottis nodicornellaInfo
Rhodostrophia discopunctata -> Rhodostrophia tabidariaInfo
Rhodostrophia tabidaria (Zeller, 1847)Info
Rungsina canifusalis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scopula chalcographata (Brandt, 1938)Info
Scopula lehmanni (Hausmann, 1991)Info
Scopula macraria -> Scopula turbidariaInfo
Scopula marginepunctata (Goeze, 1781)Mullein WaveInfo
Scopula minorata (Boisduval, 1833)Petite WaveInfo
Scopula turbidaria (Hübner, 1819)Info
Scotogramma compacta (Turati, 1934)Info
Scotopteryx peribolata (Hübner, 1817)Spanish CarpetInfo
Semitocossus johannes (Staudinger, 1899)Info
Shargacucullia blattariae (Esper, 1790)Info
Simplicia fesseleti (Guillermet, 2005)Info
Sinjaeviella elegantissima (R.v. Yakovlev, 2009)Info
Spialia doris amenophis (Reverdin, 1914)Info
Spialia orbifer (Hübner, 1823)Orbed Red-underwing SkipperInfo
Spialia orbifer hilaris (Staudinger, 1901)Info
Stomphastis conflua (Meyrick, 1914)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabulaephorus parthicus (Lederer, 1870)Info
Tarucus balkanicus balkanicus (Freyer, , 1843)Info
Tarucus rosacea (Austaut, 1885)Mediterranean Tiger BlueInfo
Tarucus rosaceus rosaceus (Austaut, 1885)Info
Teinoptera culminifera (Calberla, 1891)Info
Thersamonia thersamon thersamon (Esper, , 1784)Info
Thymelicus lineolus lineolus (Ochsenheimer, 1808)Info
Thymelicus sylvestris syriacus (Tutt, , 1905)Info
Tinagma anchusella (Benander, 1936)Info
Tinagma balteolella (Fischer Von Roslerstamm, 1841)Scarce Spear-wingInfo
Tineigidia eremica (Amsel, 1934)Info
Tiquadra seraphinei (Guillermet, 2009)Info
Tolliella copidobathra -> Trachydora aphrocomaInfo
Tolliella fulguritella (Ragonot, 1895)Info
Tomares nesimachus nesimachus (Oberthür, 1893)Info
Trachydora anthrascopa (Lower, 1904)Info
Trachydora aphrocoma (Meyrick, 1897)Info
Triodia froitzheimi (Daniel, 1967)Info
Tytroca dispar (Püngeler, 1904)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Ulotrichopus glaucescens (Hampson, 1902)Info
Ulotrichopus leucopasta (Hampson, 1902)Info
Ulotrichopus stertzi -> Ulotrichopus leucopastaInfo
Ulotrichopus tinctipennis (Hampson, 1902)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa atalanta atalanta -> Vanessa atalanta rubriaInfo
Vanessa atalanta rubria (Fruhstorfer, 1909)Red admiralInfo
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Victoria eremita (Hausmann, 1993)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wheeleria phlomidis (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xestia palaestinensis (Kalchberg, 1897)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Ypthima asterope -> Ypthima granulosaAfrican RingletInfo
Ypthima asterope asterope (Klug, 1832)Info
Ypthima granulosa (Butler, 1883)Granular RingletInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada chloris (Herbulot, 1998)Info
Zamarada nessa (Herbulot, 1998)Info
Zamarada pipo (Herbulot, 1998)Info
Zegris eupheme (Esper, 1804)Sooty Orange TipInfo
Zegris eupheme tigris (Riley, 1921)Info
Zekelita antiqualis (Hübner, 1809)Info
Zekelita antiqualis (Hübner, 1809)Info
Zerynthia cerisyi cerisyi (Godart, 1822)Info
Zerynthia deyrollei deyrollei (Oberthür, 1869)Info
Zethes bruzzanaria -> Anumeta hilgertiInfo
Zethes insularis (Rambur, 1833)Info
Zeuctoboarmia syntropha (Prout, 1931)Info
Zizeeria karsandra karsandra (Moore, 1865)Info
441 Species in Lepidoptera for Jordan 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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