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Distribution path and Subregions of Kazakhstan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Central Asia - Turkestan - Kazakhstan
Subregions: Karabastau Svita, South Kazakhstan (Shymkent)
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Kazakhstan
Class
Kazakhstan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 454 families, 2722 genera, 8751 species
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Subclass
Kazakhstan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 451 families, 2719 genera, 8745 species
Tree
Infraclass
Kazakhstan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 423 families, 2674 genera, 8682 species
Tree
Superorder
Kazakhstan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 282 families, 2013 genera, 6943 species
Tree
Order
Kazakhstan
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 38 families, 421 genera, 1127 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
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
Kazakhstan
    Eolepidopterigina (Rasnitsyn, 1983)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Kazakhstan
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     36 families, 419 genera, 1125 species
Suborder
Kazakhstan
    Zeugloptera (Chapman, 1917)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Kazakhstan
Adelidae (Bruand, 1851) - 1 SpeciesLonghorned Fairy Moths
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 81 SpeciesTiger Moths
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 2 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 27 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 60 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 26 SpeciesGrass moth
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 5 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 12 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Eolepidopterigidae (Rasnitsyn, 1983) - 1 Species
Epermeniidae (Spuler, 1910) - 7 SpeciesFringe Tufted Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eriocraniidae (Rebel, 1901) - 2 SpeciesSparkling Archaic Sun Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 54 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 256 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 55 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 7 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 7 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 7 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 42 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 5 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 1 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 11 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 67 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 132 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 29 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 25 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) -> Psychinae - 1 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 23 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 46 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 7 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 7 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 90 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Ypsolophidae (Guenée, 1845) - 3 SpeciesYpsolophid Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesBurnet Moths
38 Families with 1127 Species in Kazakhstan
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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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