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Distribution path and Subregions of Mali (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Mali
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Mali
Class
Mali
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 134 families, 712 genera, 1504 species
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Subclass
Mali
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 134 families, 712 genera, 1504 species
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Infraclass
Mali
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 126 families, 691 genera, 1459 species
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Superorder
Mali
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 100 families, 519 genera, 1139 species
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Order
Mali
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 23 families, 123 genera, 214 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
Mali
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     23 families, 123 genera, 214 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Mali
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesTiger Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 3 SpeciesGrass moth
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 12 SpeciesErebid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 35 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 9 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 4 SpeciesLappet Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 27 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 16 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 29 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 29 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 4 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 2 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSnout Moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 1 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesHawk Moths
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 1 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 1 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
23 Families with 214 Species in Mali
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Mali
Species with ANext  
Abrostola confusa (Dufay, 1958)Info
Acanthopsyche carbonarius (Karsch, 1900)Info
Acherontia atropos (Linnaeus, 1758)Death´s-head Hawk-mothInfo
Acidromodes nilotica (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Acontia basifera (Walker, 1857)Info
Acontia buchanani (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Acontia citrelinea (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Acontia opalinoides (Guenée, 1852)Info
Acontia semialba (Hampson, 1910)Info
Acraea caecilia (Fabricius, 1781)Pink AcraeaInfo
Acraea neobule (Doubleday, 1847)Wandering Donkey AcraeaInfo
Acraea serena (Fabricius, 1775)Dancing AcraeaInfo
Adisura bella (Gaede, 1915)Info
Aegocera rectilinea (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Alpenus kordofanus (Stoll In Cramer, 1781)Info
Alpenus maculosa -> Alpenus kordofanusInfo
Alpenus maculosus (Stoll In Cramer, 1781)Info
Amerila niveivitrea (Bartel, 1903)Info
Ancylosis convexella (Lederer, 1855)Info
Androzeugma tenuis (Warren, 1898)Info
Anthene lunulata (Trimen, 1894)Lunulated HairtailInfo
Anthene sanguinea -> Anthene lunulataLunulated HairtailInfo
Apharitis buchanani (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Apharitis nilus -> Cigaritis nilusSaharan SilverlineInfo
Aphnaeus nilus -> Cigaritis nilusSaharan SilverlineInfo
Appias epaphia (Cramer, 1779)African AlbatrossInfo
Ascotis reciprocaria (Walker, 1860)Info
Audea kathrina (Kühne, 2005)Info
Automolis congonis -> Rhipidarctia syntomiaInfo
Automolis fuscorufescens -> Rhipidarctia syntomiaInfo
Automolis hampsoni -> Rhipidarctia syntomiaInfo
Automolis lateritiola -> Rhipidarctia syntomiaInfo
Automolis opobensis -> Rhipidarctia syntomiaInfo
Automolis rosea -> Metarctia rubripunctaInfo
Automolis subulva (Mabille, 1884)Info
Axiocerses amanga borealis (Aurivillius, 1905)Info
Axiocerses harpax (Fabricius, 1775)Common ScarletInfo
Axiocerses harpax harpax (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Axiocerses harpax kadugli (Talbot, 1935)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Basiothia medea (Fabricius, 1781)Small Verdant HawkInfo
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Belenois creona (Cramer, 1776)African Common WhiteInfo
Bicyclus milyas (Hewitson, 1864)Lesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus pavonis (Butler, 1876)Rock Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus vulgaris (Butler, 1868)Vulgar Bush BrownInfo
Bourgognea microcera (Bourgogne, 1958)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Castalius anomalogramma -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Castalius cretosus -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Castalius lactinatus -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Castalius usemia -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Catopsilia florella (Fabricius, 1775)African EmigrantInfo
Celidomphax analiplaga (Warren, 1905)Info
Ceridia heuglini (R. Felder, 1874)Info
Chaliopsis junodi (Heylaerts, 1890)Info
Charaxes achaemenes monticola (Joicey & Talbot, 1925)Info
Charaxes epijasius -> Charaxes jasiusTwo-tailed PashaInfo
Charaxes jasius (Linnaeus, 1767)Foxy EmperorSite
Charaxes viola viola (Butler, 1866)Info
Chiasmia rectistriaria (Herrich-schäffer, 1854)Info
Chilo zacconius (BÅ‚eszynski, 1970)Info
Cigaritis buchanani (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Cigaritis nilus (Hewitson, 1865)Saharan SilverlineInfo
Cimitra fetialis (Meyrick, 1917)Info
Cleopatrina bilinea (Walker, 1855)Info
Coeliades aeschylus (Plötz, 1884)Senegal Blue PolicemanInfo
Coeliades forestan (Stoll, 1782)Striped PolicemanInfo
Coenina aurivena (Butler, 1898)Info
Coenina dentataria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Colias heos (Herbst, 1792)Info
Colotis amata calais (Cramer, 1775)Info
Colotis ankolensis -> Colotis hetaeraInfo
Colotis antevippe (Boisduval, 1836)Large Orange TipInfo
Colotis aurigineus (Butler, 1883)Double-banded OrangeInfo
Colotis aurora -> Colotis aurigineusPlain Orange-tipInfo
Colotis aurora evarne (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis chrysonome (Klug, 1829)Golden Arab TipInfo
Colotis danae eupompe (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis eris (Klug, 1829)Banded Gold TipInfo
Colotis evagore antigone (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Colotis evarne (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis halimede (Klug, 1829)Yellow Patch WhiteInfo
Colotis hetaera (Gerstäcker, 1871)Eastern Purple TipInfo
Colotis phisadia (Godart, 1819)Blue-spotted ArabInfo
Colotis vesta amelia (Lucas, 1852)Info
Comostolopsis stillata (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Coniesta ignefusalis (Hampson, 1919)Info
Conolophia conscitaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Cosmorrhyncha acrocosma (Meyrick, 1908)Info
Crameria amabilis (Drury, 1773)Info
Criticonoma gypsocoma (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Crypsotidia maculifera (Staudinger, 1898)Info
Crypsotidia voolastoni -> Crypsotidia maculiferaInfo
Crypsotidia wollastoni -> Crypsotidia maculiferaInfo
Cyligramma latona (Cramer, 1775)Cream-striped owlInfo
Cyligramma limacina (Guérin-méneville, 1832)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus alcippus (Cramer, 1777)Info
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)Oleander Hawk-mothInfo
Deudorix antalus (Hopffer, 1855)Brown PlayboyInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Endromarmata lutipalpis (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Eublemma exanimis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Euchromius zephyrus (BÅ‚eszynski, 1962)Info
Euchrysops malathana (Boisduval, 1833)Smoky bean cupidInfo
Euchrysops sahelianus (Libert, 2001)Western Brown-edged CupidInfo
Eucrostes disparata (Walker, 1861)Info
Eulycia grisea (Warren, 1897)Info
Euproutia aggravaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Eurema brigitta (Stoll, 1780)Broad-bordered Grass YellowInfo
Eurema hecabe (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Grass YellowInfo
Eurema hecabe solifera (Butler, 1875)Info
Exelastis pumilio -> Marasmarcha pumilioInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gegenes hottentota (Latreille, 1827)Latreille´s SkipperInfo
Graphium adamastor (Boisduval, 1836)Boisduval´s White LadyInfo
Graphium angolanus baronis (Ungemach, 1932)Info
Graphium leonidas (Fabricius, 1793)Veined SwordtailInfo
Graphium policenes (Cramer, 1775)Common SwordtailInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hamanumida daedalus (Fabricius, 1775)GuineafowlInfo
Heliocheilis discalia ()Info
Heliocheilus confertissima (Walker, 1865)Info
Heliocheilus discalis (Hampson, 1903)Info
Heliocheilus roseus (Matthews, 1987)Info
Hemidromodes affinis (Rothschild, 1915)Info
Hepalastis pumilio (Zeller, 1873)Info
Hippotion eson (Cramer, 1779)Common Striped HawkInfo
Hippotion osiris (Dalman, 1823)Large Striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hypena obacerralis (Walker, 1858)Info
Hyperbola pastoralis (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypolycaena philippus (Fabricius, 1793)Common HairstreakInfo
Hypotacha isthmigera (Wiltshire, 1968)Info
Hypotacha soudanensis (Kuehne, 2005)Info
Hypsopygia bamakoensis (Leraut, 2006)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Isturgia catalaunaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Isturgia disputaria (Guenée, 1858)Maltese BloomInfo
Isturgia pulinda deerraria (Walker, 1861)Info
Isturgia quadriplaga (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Isturgia sublimbata (Butler, 1884)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junonia chorimene (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Golden PansyInfo
Junonia hierta cebrene (Trimen, 1870)Info
Junonia oenone (Carolus Linnaeus/linnaues, 1764)Dark Blue PansyInfo
Junonia orithya madagascariensis (Guenée, 1865)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Lasiocampa bilineata (Mabille, 1884)Info
Latoia colini (Mabille, 1881)Info
Lepidochrysops polydialecta (Bethune-baker, 1922)Lilac Giant CupidInfo
Lhommeia biskraria (Oberthür, 1885)Info
Lhommeia subapicata (Warren, 1899)Info
Lobobunaea phaedusa (Drury, 1782)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Masalia decorata (Moore, 1881)Info
Melanitis leda (Linnaeus, 1758)Common evening brownInfo
Melanitis libya (Distant, 1882)Violet-eyed Evening BrownInfo
Metarctia rubripuncta (Hampson, 1898)Info
Moyencharia herhausi (I. Lehmann, 2013)Info
Mycalesis desolata -> Bicyclus milyasLesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis leptoglena -> Bicyclus milyasLesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis milyas -> Bicyclus milyasLesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis pavonis -> Bicyclus pavonisRock Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis tolosa -> Bicyclus vulgarisVulgar Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis vulgaris -> Bicyclus vulgarisVulgar Bush BrownInfo
Mylothris afraorientalis -> Mylothris citrinaInfo
Mylothris analis -> Mylothris citrinaInfo
Mylothris chloris (Fabricius, 1775)Western Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris citrina (Aurivillius, 1898)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Naroma mabilli -> Naroma varipesInfo
Naroma varipes (Walker, 1865)Info
Nephele accentifera (Palisot De Beauvois, 1821)Accented hawkInfo
Neptis morosa (Overlaet, 1955)Savanna SailerInfo
Nomia amabilis (Cockerell, 1908)Info
Nomia zonaria (Walker, 1871)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oplerclanis boisduvali (Aurivillius, 1898)Info
Orbamia renimacula (Prout, 1926)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pallastica lateritia (Hering, 1928)Info
Papilio aurora -> Colias heosInfo
Papilio demodocus (Esper, 1798)Citrus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio horribilis (Butler, 1874)Info
Pasiphila dryas (Meyrick, 1891)Info
Phaiogramma faustinata vermiculata (Warren, 1897)Info
Phaiogramma stibolepida (Butler, 1879)Info
Pinacopterix eriphia tritogenia (Klug, 1829)Info
Pinacopteryx eriphia tritogenia (Klug, 1829)Info
Pingasa lahayei (Oberthür, 1887)Info
Pingasa rhadamaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus, 1758)Diamond-back MothInfo
Pseudoclanis molitor (Rothschild & Jordan, 1912)Great PolyptychusInfo
Pseudosterrha paulula (Swinhoe, 1886)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhipidarctia syntomia (Plötz, 1880)Info
Rhodoneura sordidula (Plötz, 1880)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarangesa coelius -> Sarangesa laeliusGrey ElfinInfo
Sarangesa laelioides -> Sarangesa laeliusGrey ElfinInfo
Sarangesa laelius (Mabille, 1877)Grey ElfinInfo
Sarangesa synestalmenus -> Sarangesa laeliusGrey ElfinInfo
Sarangesa tristis -> Sarangesa laeliusGrey ElfinInfo
Scopula donovani (Distant, 1892)Info
Scopula unisignata (Prout, 1926)Info
Sphingonaepiopsis nana (Walker, 1856)Savanna HawkmothInfo
Spialia spio (Linnaeus, 1764)Mountain SandmanInfo
Spindasis buchanani -> Apharitis buchananiInfo
Spindasis kaduglii -> Cigaritis nilusSaharan SilverlineInfo
Spodoptera exempta (Walker, 1857)Nutgrass armywormInfo
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)Small Mottled WillowInfo
Streblote panda (Hübner, 1820)Blueberry LappetInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tarucus theophrastus (Fabricius, 1793)Common Tiger BlueInfo
Traminda vividaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Tuxentius cretosus (Butler, 1876)Savanna Pied PierrotInfo
Tuxentius cretosus nodieri (Oberthür, 1883)Info
Typhonia murifica (Meyrick, 1920)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Victoria triplaga (Prout, 1915)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xenimpia erosa (Warren, 1895)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Ypthima baldus (Fabricius, 1775)Common FiveringInfo
Ypthima condamini nigeriae (Kielland, 1982)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada nasuta (Warren, 1897)Info
Zeuctoboarmia hyrax (Townsend, 1952)Info
Zizeeria knysna (Trimen, 1862)Dark Grass BlueInfo
214 Species in Lepidoptera for Mali 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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