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Distribution path and Subregions of Libya (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Libya
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Libya
Class
Libya
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 170 families, 782 genera, 1549 species
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Subclass
Libya
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 168 families, 778 genera, 1543 species
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Infraclass
Libya
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 166 families, 771 genera, 1530 species
Tree
Superorder
Libya
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 114 families, 557 genera, 1134 species
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Order
Libya
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 30 families, 148 genera, 343 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
Libya
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     30 families, 148 genera, 343 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Libya
Alucitidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesMany Plumed Moths
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesTiger Moths
Batrachedridae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesFlower moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 52 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 16 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 32 SpeciesGrass moth
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 2 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 7 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesErebid Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 1 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 20 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 32 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 5 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 2 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Momphidae (Herrich Schaffer, 1857) -> Coleophoridae - 1 SpeciesMompha Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 56 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 1 SpeciesTuft moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 4 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 3 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 2 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 39 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 7 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 3 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 2 SpeciesTimber Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesBurnet Moths
30 Families with 343 Species in Libya
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Libya
Species with ANext  
Acherontia atropos (Linnaeus, 1758)Deathīs-head Hawk-mothInfo
Acontia lucida (Hufnagel, 1766)Pale ShoulderInfo
Aegle mimetes -> Aegle vespertalisInfo
Aegle semicana (Esper, 1798)Info
Aegle vespertalis (Hübner, 1818)Info
Aethes deaurana (Peyerimhoff, 1877)Info
Africalpe intrusa -> Africalpe vagabundaInfo
Africalpe vagabunda (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Agdistis desertorum (Arenberger, 1999)Info
Aglossa lateritialis (Turati, 1921)Info
Aglossa latidorsalis (Turati, 1929)Info
Aglossa lividalis (Turati, 1921)Info
Agriphila argentistrigella -> Agriphila argentistrigellusInfo
Agriphila argentistrigellus (Ragonot, 1888)Info
Agriphila cyrenaicella -> Agriphila cyrenaicellusInfo
Agriphila cyrenaicellus (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Agriphila monica -> Agriphila argentistrigellusInfo
Agriphila trabeatella -> Agriphila trabeatellusInfo
Agriphila trabeatellus (Herrich-schäffer, 1848)Info
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Agrotis albonitens -> Agrotis ripaeInfo
Agrotis arens -> Agrotis ripaeInfo
Agrotis castellana -> Agrotis lataInfo
Agrotis dirempta -> Agrotis lataInfo
Agrotis griseirufa (Krüger, 1933)Info
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Agrotis lata (Treitschke, 1835)Info
Agrotis minima -> Agrotis minimoidesInfo
Agrotis securifera -> Agrotis herzogiInfo
Agrotis segetum (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Agrotis spinifera -> Agrotis ipsilonGregsonīs DartInfo
Agrotis trux (Hübner, 1824)Crescent DartInfo
Alloclita recisella (Staudinger, 1859)Info
Alucita maxima (Turati, 1924)Info
Amphixystis islamella (Turati, 1927)Info
Anadiasa incerta (Krüger, 1939)Info
Anatrachyntis coridophaga (Meyrick, 1925)Info
Ancylolomia anargyrella -> Ancylolomia inornataInfo
Ancylolomia confusella (Turati, 1929)Info
Ancylolomia inornata (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Ancylolomia minutella (Turati, 1926)Info
Ancylolomia paraetoniella (Turati, 1924)Info
Ancylolomia tripolitella (Rebel, 1909)Info
Ancylosis battella (Turati, 1924)Info
Ancylosis diffusella (Turati, 1930)Info
Ancylosis eremita (Gozmany, 1951)Info
Ancylosis ferrugineolineella (Turati, 1934)Info
Ancylosis fulminantella (Turati, 1922)Info
Ancylosis incanella (Turati, 1930)Info
Ancylosis invalidella (Turati, 1930)Info
Ancylosis libystinella (Turati, 1924)Info
Ancylosis pictella (Turati, 1922)Info
Ancylosis rosalbella (Turati, 1930)Info
Ancylosis samaritanella (Zeller, 1867)Info
Ancylosis suboblitella (Ragonot, 1888)Info
Ancylosis vinosparsella (Turati, 1924)Info
Anomalotinea leucella (Turati, 1926)Info
Antigastra catalaunalis (Duponchel, 1833)Sesame Leafroller MothInfo
Apisa manettii (Turati, 1924)Info
Apomyelois ceratoniae (Zeller, 1839)Locust Bean MothInfo
Aponoea obtusipalpis (Walsingham, 1905)Info
Ascalenia heterosticta (Rebel, 1916)Info
Ascalenia leucomelanella -> Bifascioides pirasticaInfo
Axia ernestina -> Batrachedra agauraInfo
Axia vaulogeri (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Batrachedra agaura (Meyrick, 1901)Info
Batrachedra angusta (Turati, 1930)Info
Bifascioides leucomelanella (Rebel, 1916)Info
Bifascioides leucomelanellus -> Bifascioides pirasticaInfo
Bifascioides pirastica (Meyrick, 1937)Info
Blastodacna cinnamomina -> Stagmatophora haplocerosInfo
Brithys crini (Fabricius, 1775)Kew ArchesInfo
Bryotropha arabica (Amsel, 1952)Info
Bryotropha domestica (Haworth, 1828)House GroundlingInfo
Bryotropha inexpectella -> Bryotropha plebejellaInfo
Bryotropha plebeiella ()Info
Bryotropha plebejella (Zeller, 1847)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cadra albidella (Roesler, 1964)Info
Cadra bengasiella (Turati, 1924)Info
Cadra cautella (Walker, 1863)Dried Currant MothInfo
Cadra ernestinella -> Cadra figulilellaInfo
Cadra furcatella (Herrich-schäffer, 1849)Info
Cadra rotundatella -> Cadra cautellaInfo
Cadra stenopterella (Turati, 1930)Info
Cadra venosella -> Cadra figulilellaInfo
Caloptilia coruscans (Walsingham, 1907)Info
Calycobathra calligoni (Sinev, 1979)Info
Calycobathra variapenella (Sinev, 1984)Info
Caradrina angularis -> Caradrina atrilunaInfo
Caradrina atriluna (Guenée, 1852)Info
Caradrina clavipalpis -> Paradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled WillowInfo
Carcharodus alceae (Esper, 1780)Mallow SkipperInfo
Carcharodus baeticus (Rambur, 1839)Southern Marbled SkipperInfo
Casama innotata (Walker, 1855)Info
Catapsilothrix klaptoczi (Rebel, 1909)Info
Catastia acraspedella (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Catastia kistrandella (Opheim, 1963)Info
Cerocala sana (Staudinger, 1901)Info
Ceutholopha isidis (Zeller, 1867)Info
Chrysodeixis chalcites (Esper, 1789)Golden Twin-spotInfo
Cleonymia fatima (Bang-haas, 1907)Info
Cleonymia jubata (Oberthür, 1890)Info
Clepsis oblimatana (Kennel, 1900)Info
Clytie sancta (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Cochylimorpha asiana (Kennel, 1899)Info
Coleophora aegyptiacae (Walsingham, 1907)Info
Coleophora aeneostrigella (Turati, 1930)Info
Coleophora agnatella (Toll, 1960)Info
Coleophora anguliferella (Turati, 1934)Info
Coleophora argentula (Stephens, 1834)Yarrow Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora argentulella -> Coleophora argentulaInfo
Coleophora assimilatella -> Multicoloria dubiellaInfo
Coleophora beduina (Baldizzone, 1987)Info
Coleophora berlandella (Toll, 1956)Info
Coleophora crexella (Baldizzone, 1987)Info
Coleophora dubiella -> Coleophora mcdunnoughiellaInfo
Coleophora echinopsilonella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Coleophora eucera -> Multicoloria dubiellaInfo
Coleophora excellens -> Coleophora rhanteriellaInfo
Coleophora fulvociliella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Coleophora fuscostraminella -> Klimeschja hospitiellaInfo
Coleophora glabricella -> Coleophora kahaourellaInfo
Coleophora guttiferella (Toll, 1960)Info
Coleophora hadrocerella (Toll, 1952)Info
Coleophora haloxylonella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Coleophora honestella (Toll, 1952)Info
Coleophora hospitiella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Coleophora icarella -> Coleophora echinopsilonellaInfo
Coleophora inversella -> Coleophora seguiellaInfo
Coleophora islamella (Toll, 1960)Info
Coleophora kahaourella (Toll, 1957)Info
Coleophora karsholti (Baldizzone, 1987)Info
Coleophora latistriella -> Coleophora praecipuaInfo
Coleophora latistrigella -> Coleophora praecipuaInfo
Coleophora leucopodella (Turati, 1930)Info
Coleophora leucostrigella -> Multicoloria dubiellaInfo
Coleophora mausolella (Chrétien, 1908)Info
Coleophora mcdunnoughiella (Oudejans, 1971)Info
Coleophora microeucera -> Multicoloria dubiellaInfo
Coleophora palaestinella -> Coleophora mausolellaInfo
Coleophora praecipua (Walsingham, 1907)Info
Coleophora reisseri -> Multicoloria dubiellaInfo
Coleophora rhanteriella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Coleophora richteri -> Klimeschja hospitiellaInfo
Coleophora satellitella (Toll, 1960)Info
Coleophora seguiella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Coleophora semistriatella -> Coleophora rhanteriellaInfo
Coleophora semistrigata (Toll, 1952)Info
Coleophora stimuligera -> Coleophora praecipuaInfo
Coleophora straminella (Turati, 1934)Info
Coleophora subexcellens -> Coleophora rhanteriellaInfo
Coleophora thermoleuca -> Coleophora mausolellaInfo
Coleophora tripolitana (Toll, 1960)Info
Coleophora zizarella -> Coleophora semistrigataInfo
Condica indelicata (Turati, 1934)Info
Cornifrons cretacealis (Turati, 1924)Info
Cossus bianchii (Krüger, 1934)Info
Cossus saharae -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Crambus lybistidellus -> Agriphila argentistrigellusInfo
Crossobela barysphena -> Mesophleps truncatellaInfo
Crossobela trinotella -> Mesophleps trinotellaInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dichomeris acuminatus -> Dichomeris acuminataAlfalfa Leaf TierInfo
Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852)JigsawInfo
Dyspessa cyrenaica (Turati, 1916)Info
Dyspessa delrei (Turati, 1936)Info
Dyspessa fantolii (Krüger, 1934)Info
Dyspessa intermedia -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Dyspessa turbinans (Turati, 1926)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Earias insulana (Boisduval, 1833)Cotton Spotted BollwormInfo
Empusa guttula (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Empusa pennata (Thunberg, 1815)Conehead mantisInfo
Empusa pennatus ()Info
Ephestia inductella -> Catastia kistrandellaInfo
Epischnia cretaciella (Mann, 1869)Info
Epischnia cuculliella -> Epischnia glyphellaInfo
Epischnia glyphella (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Eremocossus bianchii (Krüger, 1934)Info
Eremocossus senegalensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Eremocossus vaulogeri (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Ethmia acutella (Turati, 1934)Info
Ethmia euphraticella -> Ethmia lepidellaInfo
Ethmia lepidella (Chrétien, 1907)Info
Ethmia libyella (Ragonot, 1892)Info
Ethmia niveella -> Ethmia libyellaInfo
Ethmia tripolitanella (Turati, 1929)Info
Etiella zinckenella (Treitschke, 1832)Lima bean podborerInfo
Eublemma gayneri (Rothschild, 1901)Info
Eublemma lactescens (Turati, 1924)Info
Eublemma parva (Hübner, 1808)Small MarbledInfo
Eublemma scitula (Rambur, 1833)Info
Eublemma turatii (Berio, 2002)Info
Euchloe crameri (Butler, 1869)Western Dappled WhiteInfo
Euchloe falloui (Allard, 1867)Scarce Green-striped WhiteInfo
Euchromius cambridgei (Zeller, 1867)Info
Euchromius gigantea (Turati, 1924)Info
Euchromius ramburiellus (Duponchel, 1836)Info
Euclasta perisalis -> Euclasta variiInfo
Euclasta varii (Popescu-gorj & Constantinescu, 1973)Info
Eupithecia acutula (Turati & Krüger, 1936)Info
Eupithecia bardiaria (Turati, 1934)Info
Eupithecia cugiai (Turati, 1927)Info
Eupithecia fioriata (Schütze, 1959)Info
Eupithecia inversaria -> Eupithecia minusculataInfo
Eupithecia inveterata (Vojnits, 1987)Info
Eupithecia isabellina (Herbulot, 1993)Info
Eupithecia isopsaloides (Fletcher D. S., 1978)Info
Eupithecia jefrenata (Schütze, 1959)Info
Eupithecia marmaricata (Turati, 1922)Info
Eupithecia meandrata (Turati, 1924)Info
Eupithecia minimaria (Turati, 1928)Info
Eupithecia ochroriguata (Kruyer, 1939)Info
Eupithecia pluripunctaria (Turati, 1934)Info
Eupithecia retusa (Krüger, 1939)Info
Eupithecia rhoisata (Chrétien, 1917)Info
Eupithecia strigatissima (Turati, 1927)Info
Eupithecia subextremata (Schutze, 1959)Info
Eupithecia tripolitaniata (Schütze, 1959)Info
Eupithecia trita -> Eupithecia isopsaloidesInfo
Eupithecia undulataria (Turati, 1934)Info
Eupithecia unedonata (Mabille, 1868)Info
Eutelia adulatrix (Hübner, 1813)Info
Euxoa hastifera (Donzel, 1847)Info
Euxoa rugifrons -> Euxoa hastiferaInfo
Euxoa urbana -> Euxoa hastiferaInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fulgora marginata -> Javesella pellucidaInfo
Fulgora pellucida -> Javesella pellucidaInfo
Fulgora striata -> Javesella pellucidaInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gisilia lerautella (Gibeaux, 1986)Info
Glaucocharis senekai (Ganev, 1987)Info
Gnamptonyx innexa (Walker, 1858)Info
Grammodes stolida (Fabricius, 1775)The GeometricianInfo
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Haworth, 1809)Double-striped PugSite
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadena pampaninii (Krüger, 1933)Info
Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner, 1805)Old World bollwormSite
Heliothela kruegeri -> Heliothela oreiasInfo
Heliothela ophideresana (Walker, 1863)Info
Heliothela oreias (Turner, 1915)Info
Heliothela pusilla -> Heliothela oreiasInfo
Heliothis nubigera (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Eastern Bordered StrawInfo
Heliothis peltigera (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Bordered StrawInfo
Hellula undalis (Fabricius, 1781)Old World WebwormInfo
Hemidromodes affinis (Rothschild, 1915)Info
Hemidromodes robusta (Prout, 1913)Info
Hipparchia hansii (Austaut, 1879)Austautīs GraylingInfo
Holcocerus baloutchistanensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Holcocerus desioi -> Holcocerus holosericeusInfo
Holcocerus faroulti -> Holcocerus holosericeusInfo
Holcocerus holosericeus (Staudinger, 1884)Info
Holcocerus persicus -> Holcocerus holosericeusInfo
Hyles livornica (Esper, 1779)Striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hypena lividalis -> Ophiuche lividalisInfo
Hypena obsitalis (Hübner, 1813)Bloxworth SnoutInfo
Hypopta cognata -> Mormogystia reibelliiInfo
Hypopta mussolinii -> Mormogystia reibelliiInfo
Hypopta vaulogeri -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Hypotia turturalis (Turati, 1930)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Infurcitinea senecae (Gaedike, 1987)Info
Isoceras kruegeri (Turati, 1924)Info
Isturgia disputaria (Guenée, 1858)Maltese BloomInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jordanita anatolica (Naufock, 1929)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Klimeschja hospitiella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lallia apicinotella -> Stagmatophora haplocerosInfo
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Lasiocampa tripolitania (Lewandowski & Fischer, 2005)Info
Leucania loreyi (Duponchel, 1827)The CosmopolitanInfo
Lithostege cinerata (Turati, 1924)Info
Lithostege notata (Bang-haas, 1906)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megacraspedus arnaldi (Turati & Krüger, 1930)Info
Melanargia ines (Hoffmannsegg, 1804)Spanish Marbled WhiteInfo
Melitaea deserticola (Oberthür, 1911)Desert FritillaryInfo
Menophra abruptaria (Thunberg, 1792)Waved UmberSite
Mesophleps arnaldi -> Megacraspedus arnaldiInfo
Mesophleps cinerellus -> Aponoea obtusipalpisInfo
Mesophleps ochracella (Turati, 1926)Info
Mesophleps trinotalla (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)Info
Mesophleps trinotella (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)Info
Mesophleps truncatella (H.h. Li & Sattler, 2012)Info
Mesophleps unguella (Li & Sattler, 2012)Info
Metopoceras gypsata -> Metopoceras khalidjaInfo
Metopoceras khalidja (Oberthur, 1884)Info
Metopoceras khalildja (Oberthur, 1884)Info
Mirificarma ocellinella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Mirificarma pallidipulchra (Walsingham, 1904)Info
Mormogystia cognata (Krüger, 1939)Info
Mormogystia reibellii (Oberthür, 1876)Info
Multicoloria berlandella (Toll, 1956)Info
Multicoloria dubiella (Baker, 1888)Info
Mythimna languida (Walker, 1858)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nothris ochracella -> Mesophleps ochracellaInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochropleura leucogaster (Freyer, 1831)Radfordīs Flame ShoulderInfo
Omphalophana pauli (Staudinger, 1891)Info
Omphaloscelis polybela (Joannis, 1903)Info
Omphaloscelis teukyrana -> Omphaloscelis polybelaInfo
Ophiusa tirhaca (Cramer, 1773)Green Drab mothInfo
Oraesia intrusa (Krüger, 1939)Info
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Pandesma robusta (Walker, 1858)Info
Paramaxillaria meretrix (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Paratalanta hyalinalis (Hübner, 1796)Translucent PearlInfo
Pediasia serraticornis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Phycita poteriella (Zeller, 1846)Info
Phyllocnistis citrella (Stainton, 1856)CLMInfo
Pieris daplidice (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Plodia interpunctella (Hübner, 1813)Grain mothInfo
Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus, 1758)Diamond-back MothInfo
Procris anatolica -> Jordanita anatolicaInfo
Proterospastis tripolitella (Rebel, 1908)Info
Psammotis decoloralis -> Paratalanta hyalinalisTranslucent PearlInfo
Pseudophilotes abencerragus (Pierret, 1837)False Baton BlueInfo
Pyroderces apicinotella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Pyroderces argentata (Koster, 2010)Info
Pyroderces bifurcata (Zhang & Li, 2009)Info
Pyroderces coridophaga -> Anatrachyntis coridophagaInfo
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Rhodometra sacraria (Linnaeus, 1767)The VestalInfo
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Scopula decolor (Staudinger, 1898)Info
Scopula fulminataria (Turati, 1927)Info
Scythris melanosticta (Turati, 1930)Info
Scythris senecai (Bengtsson, 1997)Info
Sesamia nonagrioides (Lefèbvre, 1827)West African pink borerInfo
Spodoptera cilium (Guenée, 1852)Dark Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)Small Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval, 1833)Mediterranean BrocadeInfo
Stagmatophora haploceros (Turner, 1926)Info
Stenoptilodes terlizzii -> Stenoptilodes taprobanesInfo
Susia cyranaika (Turati, 1930)Info
Susia obscura (Turati, 1929)Info
Synclera tenuivittalis (Turati, 1934)Info
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Talis afra (Baker, 1894)Info
Tarucus theophrastus (Fabricius, 1793)Common Tiger BlueInfo
Tathorhynchus exsiccata (Lederer, 1855)Levant BlackneckInfo
Tenuipenna simplicella -> Stagmatophora haplocerosInfo
Thargelia grazianii (Krüger, 1933)Info
Thysanoplusia daubei (Boisduval, 1840)Info
Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Fabricius, 1775)Slender Burnished BrassInfo
Tinea inconspicuella -> Alloclita recisellaInfo
Tinea inflaticostella (Turati, 1926)Info
Tomares ballus cyrenaicus (Turati, 1924)Info
Trichoplusia ni (Hübner, 1803)Cabbage LooperInfo
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Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Vittaplusia vittata (Wallengren, 1856)Streaked PlusiaInfo
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Wiltshireocossus bongiovannii (Krüger, 1939)Info
Wiltshireocossus turatii (Krüger, 1934)Info
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Zeuzera pyrina pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Zizeeria knysna (Trimen, 1862)Dark Grass BlueInfo
343 Species in Lepidoptera for Libya 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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