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Distribution path and Subregions of North Korea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Korea - North Korea
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in North Korea
Class
North Korea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 162 families, 836 genera, 2022 species
Tree
Subclass
North Korea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 160 families, 832 genera, 2018 species
Tree
Infraclass
North Korea
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 148 families, 803 genera, 1969 species
Tree
Superorder
North Korea
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 112 families, 674 genera, 1729 species
Tree
Order
North Korea
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 25 families, 180 genera, 387 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
North Korea
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     25 families, 180 genera, 387 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in North Korea
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 41 SpeciesTiger Moths
Brahmaeidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 1 SpeciesBrahmin Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 2 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 3 SpeciesGrass moth
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 4 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 1 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesErebid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 29 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 15 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 1 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 1 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 48 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 30 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 1 SpeciesTuft moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 138 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 14 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Prodoxidae (Riley, 1881) - 1 SpeciesYucca Moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 2 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesHawk Moths
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 1 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 11 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
25 Families with 387 Species in North Korea
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in North Korea
Species with ANext  
Acleris askoldana (Christoph, 1881)Info
Acronicta alni korealni (Bryk, 1948)Info
Acronicta rumicis rumicina (Bryk, 1948)Info
Actias artemis (Bremer & Grey, 1853)OomizuaoInfo
Aemene altaica (Lederer, 1855)Info
Aeromachus inachus (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Aethalura ignobilis shuotsuensis (Bryk, 1948)Info
Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)PeacockInfo
Aglais urticae (Linnaeus, 1758)Small TortoiseshellSite
Agnidra scabiosa fixseni (Bryk, 1949)Info
Agrotis scotacra (Filipjev, 1927)Info
Agrotis tokionis (Butler, 1881)Info
Agrotis trifurca (Eversmann, 1837)Info
Agylla gigantea chosengylla -> Ghoria giganteaInfo
Alcis extinctaria ferruginaria (Bryk, 1949)Info
Aldania thisbe (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Amphipoea lucens (Freyer, 1845)Large EarInfo
Amphipyra livida (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Amphipyra tripartita (Butler, 1878)Info
Amphipyra tripartita parvula (Bryk, 1948)Info
Anacronicta caliginea (Butler, 1881)Info
Anapoma postica (Hampson, 1905)Info
Angerona prunaria (Linnaeus, 1758)Orange MothInfo
Angerona prunaria aquafortis (Bryk, 1949)Info
Angerona prunaria prouterona (Bryk, 1949)Info
Antheraea yamamai ussuriensis (Schachbazov, 1953)Info
Anthocharis cardamines (Linnaeus, 1758)Orange-tipSite
Anthocharis scolymus (Butler, 1866)Yellow TipInfo
Anticypella diffusaria bergmanaria (Bryk, 1949)Info
Apamea aquila (Donzel, 1837)Info
Apamea veterina (Lederer, 1853)Info
Apatura ilia (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Lesser Purple EmperorInfo
Apatura iris (Linnaeus, 1758)Purple EmperorInfo
Apatura iris amurensis (Stichel, 1909)Info
Apatura metis (Freyer, 1829)Freyerīs Purple EmperorInfo
Apatura nycteis -> Mimathyma nycteisInfo
Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)RingletSite
Aporia crataegi (Linnaeus, 1758)Black-veined WhiteInfo
Aporia hippia (Bremer, 1861)Info
Araschnia burejana (Bremer, 1861)Large MapInfo
Araschnia levana (Linnaeus, 1758)European MapSite
Archips dichotoma (Falkovich, 1965)Info
Archips dichotomus -> Archips elongatusInfo
Archips dierli (Diakonoff, 1976)Info
Archips elongatus (Y.q. Liu, 1987)Info
Arctia caja (Linnaeus, 1758)Garden TigerInfo
Argynnis adippe -> Fabriciana adippeHigh Brown FritillaryInfo
Argynnis aglaja -> Speyeria aglajaDark Green FritillaryInfo
Argynnis anadyomene (Felder, 1861)Info
Argynnis atrox (Niepelt, 1914)Info
Argynnis coreana (Butler, 1882)Info
Argynnis laodice (Pallas, 1771)Pallasīs FritillaryInfo
Argynnis niphe (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Argynnis paphia (Linnaeus, 1758)Silver-washed FritillaryInfo
Argyronome laodice -> Argynnis laodiceEastern SilverstripeInfo
Argyronome laodice japonica (Ménétriés, 1857)Info
Argyronome ruslana (Motschulsky, 1866)Info
Aricia agestis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Brown ArgusSite
Artopoetes pryeri (Murray, 1873)Info
Ascotis selenaria kaolina (Bryk, 1949)Info
Athalia japonica (Klug, 1915)Info
Athetis furvula tristifascia (Bryk, 1948)Info
Aulacophora indica (Gmelin, 1790)Leaf beetleInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baptria tibiale (Esper, 1791)Info
Belciades niveola (Motschulsky, 1866)Info
Belciades virens -> Belciades niveolaInfo
Biston betularia (Linnaeus, 1758)Peppered MothInfo
Biston betularius -> Biston betulariaPeppered mothInfo
Biston regalis (Moore, 1888)Info
Biston robustum (Butler, 1879)Giant geometer mothInfo
Biston thoracicaria (Oberthür, 1884)Info
Biston thoracicarius (Oberthür, 1884)Info
Boarmia castigataria chosenarmia (Bryk, 1948)Info
Boloria euphrosyne -> Clossiana euphrosynePearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
Boloria napaea (Hoffmannsegg, 1804)Napaea FritillaryInfo
Boloria onorensis (Matsumura, 1925)Info
Boloria pales generator (Staudinger, 1886)Info
Boloria reiffi -> Boloria napaeaInfo
Boloria selene (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Small Pearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
Boloria selenia (Freyer, 1850)Info
Boloria thalia (Esper, 1790)Info
Boloria thore (Hübner, 1803)Thorīs FritillaryInfo
Boloria titania (Esper, 1793)Titaniaīs FritillaryInfo
Brahmaea magnificentia (Bryk, 1949)Info
Brenthis daphne (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Marbled FritillaryInfo
Brenthis daphne fumida (Butler, 1882)Info
Brenthis ino (Rottemburg, 1775)Lesser Marbled FritillaryInfo
Buzura recursaria (Walker, 1860)Info
Byasa alcinous alcinous ()Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calicha nooraria (Bremer, 1864)Info
Callambulyx tatarinovii (Bremer & Grey, 1853)UnmonsuzumeInfo
Carterocephalus palaemon palaemon ()Info
Carterocephalus silvicola (Meigen, 1829)Northern Chequered SkipperInfo
Catocala bokhaica (Kononenko, 1979)Info
Catocala pirata (Herz, 1904)Info
Celastrina argiolus (Linnaeus, 1758)Holly BlueSite
Celastrina argiolus ladonides (De L´orza, 1869)Silvery Hedge BlueInfo
Celastrina sugitanii (Matsumura, 1919)Info
Childrena zenobia (Leech, 1890)Info
Chionodes mongolica (Piskunov, 1979)Info
Chionodes mongolicus -> Chionodes mongolicaInfo
Chionodes ukrainica -> Chionodes mongolicaInfo
Clanis bilineata (Walker, 1866)Info
Clanis undulosa (Moore, 1879)Info
Clepsis plumbeolana (Bremer, 1864)Info
Clepsis powelli (Razowski, 1979)Info
Clossiana angarensis (Erschoff, 1870)Info
Clossiana euphrosyne (Linnaeus, 1758)Pearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
Clossiana iphigenia (Graeser, 1888)Info
Clossiana oscarus (Eversmann, 1844)Info
Clossiana oscarus australis (Graeser, 1888)Info
Clossiana perryi (Butler, 1882)Info
Clossiana selene -> Boloria seleneSmall Pearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
Clossiana selenis sibirica (Erschoff, 1870)Info
Clossiana thore -> Boloria thoreThorīs FritillaryInfo
Coenonympha amaryllis (Cramer, 1782)Mustang HeathInfo
Coenonympha hero (Linnaeus, 1761)Scarce HeathInfo
Coenonympha oedippus (Fabricius, 1787)False RingletInfo
Coleophora adelogrammella (Zeller, 1849)Info
Coleophora collina -> Coleophora adelogrammellaInfo
Colias electo (Linnaeus, 1763)Lucerne ButterflyInfo
Colias erate (Esper, 1805)Pale Clouded YellowInfo
Colias heos (Herbst, 1792)Info
Colias palaeno -> Colias electoMoorland Clouded YellowInfo
Coreana raphaelis raphaelis ()Info
Cossus orientalis (Gaede, 1929)Info
Croesia askoldana -> Acleris askoldanaInfo
Cupido argiades (Pallas, 1771)Tailed CupidInfo
Cupido minimus (Fuessly, 1775)Small BlueInfo
Cyaniris semiargus -> Polyommatus semiargusMazarine BlueInfo
Cymatophoropsis trimaculata (Bremer, 1861)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Daimio tethys (Ménétriés, 1857)China FlatInfo
Deileptenia ribeata (Clerck, 1759)Satin BeautyInfo
Dendrolimus superans sibiricus (Tschetverikov, 1908)Siberian Silk MothInfo
Dilipa fenestra (Leech, 1891)Info
Dilipa fenestra takacukai (Seok, 1937)Info
Drepana curvatula (Borkhausen, 1790)Dusky Hook-tipInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ectropis crepuscularia bergmanaria (Bryk, 1949)Info
Eilema angustiala -> Eilema complanumScarce FootmanInfo
Eilema atratula -> Manulea atratulaInfo
Eilema atratulum -> Manulea atratulaInfo
Eilema balcanica (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce FootmanInfo
Eilema bergmani (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema calamaria (Moore, 1878)Info
Eilema complana (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce FootmanInfo
Eilema complanata (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce FootmanInfo
Eilema complanum (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce FootmanInfo
Eilema deplanum (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema depressa bergmani -> Eilema deplanumInfo
Eilema foeminea (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema helveola (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema helvola (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema molybdeola (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce FootmanInfo
Eilema nihonica (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema ochreola (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema pavescens (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema postgrisescens (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce FootmanInfo
Eilema sericea (Gregson, 1860)Scarce FootmanInfo
Eilema sinica (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema unicolor (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Eilema unicolora (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Elaphrus riparius (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Elophila miurai -> Elophila separatalisInfo
Elophila separatalis (Leech, 1889)Info
Erebia cyclopius (Eversmann, 1844)Info
Erebia embla (Thunberg, 1791)Lapland RingletInfo
Erebia ligea (Linnaeus, 1758)Arran BrownInfo
Erebia maurisius (Esper, 1800)Info
Erebia nerine -> Erebia stiriusStyrian RingletInfo
Erebia nerine nerine ()Info
Erebia pawloskii (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Erebia pawlowskii -> Erebia theanoYellow-dotted AlpineInfo
Erebia stirius (Godart, 1824)Styrian RingletInfo
Erebia theano (Tauscher, 1809)Theano AlpineInfo
Erebia wanga (Bremer, 1864)Info
Erynnis montanus (Bremer, 1861)Info
Euclidia dentata (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Eumedonia eumedon (Esper, 1780)Geranium ArgusInfo
Eumedonia eumedon antiqua (Staudinger, 1899)Info
Euphydryas aurinia (Rottemburg, 1775)Marsh FritillaryInfo
Euphydryas intermedia (Ménétriés, 1859)Asian FritillaryInfo
Eupithecia bohatschi (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Eupithecia innotata (Hufnagel, 1767)Angle-barred PugInfo
Euproctis flava (Bremer, 1861)Info
Eurodryas aurinia -> Euphydryas auriniaMarsh FritillaryInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fabriciana adippe (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)High Brown FritillaryInfo
Fabriciana adippe vorax (Butler, 1871)Info
Fabriciana morena (Ribbe, 1910)Info
Fabriciana nerippe (Felder, 1862)Info
Fabriciana pallescens (Butler, 1873)Info
Favonius orientalis (Murray, 1875)Info
Favonius saphirina (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Favonius ultramarina (Fixsen, 1887)Info
Fixsenia herzi -> Satyrium herziInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Ghoria gigantea (Oberthür, 1879)Info
Glaucopsyche lycormas (Butler, 1866)Info
Gonepteryx aspasia (Ménétriés, 1858)Lesser BrimstoneInfo
Gonepteryx rhamni (Linnaeus, 1758)BrimstoneSite
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heliothis viriplaca (Hufnagel, 1766)Marbled CloverInfo
Helleia helle -> Lycaena helleInfo
Hemaris radians (Walker, 1856)Info
Hestina assimilis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Heteropterus morpheus (Pallas, 1771)Large chequered skipperInfo
Hipparchia azorina (Strecker, 1899)Azores GraylingInfo
Hyphoraia aulica aulica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Hypodryas intermedia -> Euphydryas intermediaInfo
Hypomecis punctinalis (Scopoli, 1763)Pale Oak BeautyInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Inachis io -> Aglais ioPeacock ButterflySite
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jankowskia fuscaria nanaria (Bryk, 1949)Info
Japonica saepestriata (Hewitson, 1865)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Katha deplana (Esper, 1787)Buff FootmanInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lampronia altaica (Zagulajev, 1992)Info
Lasiommata deidamia -> Hipparchia azorinaInfo
Lemyra jankowskii (Oberthür, 1881)Info
Leptidea amurensis (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Leptidea morsei (Fenton, 1882)Fentonīs Wood WhiteInfo
Lethe marginalis (Motschulsky, 1860)Info
Leucochlaena muscosa (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Leucomelas juvenilis (Bremer, 1864)Elder shoot borerInfo
Libythea celtis (Laicharting, 1782)Nettle-tree ButterflyInfo
Limenitis amphyssa (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Limenitis camilla -> Limenitis reductaWhite AdmiralSite
Limenitis doerriesi (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Limenitis helmanni (Lederer, 1853)Info
Limenitis homeyeri (Tancré, 1881)Info
Limenitis moltrechti (Kardakoff, 1928)Info
Limenitis populi (Linnaeus, 1758)Poplar AdmiralInfo
Limenitis populi ussuriensis (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Limenitis reducta (Staudinger, 1901)Southern White AdmiralInfo
Limenitis sydyi (Lederer, 1853)Info
Limenitis sydyi latefasciata (Ménétriés, 1927)Info
Lobocla bifasciata (Bremer & Grey, 1853)Info
Lopinga achine (Scopoli, 1763)Woodland BrownInfo
Lopinga deidamia (Eversmann, 1851)Info
Lozotaenia edwardi (Razowski, 1999)Info
Luehdorfia eximia -> Sericinus montelaInfo
Luehdorfia puziloi (Erschoff, 1872)Info
Lycaeides subsolanus (Eversmann, 1851)Info
Lycaena dispar (Haworth, 1802)Large CopperInfo
Lycaena dispar ornata (Lempke, 1954)Info
Lycaena ella (Bollow, 1931)Info
Lycaena helle (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Violet CopperInfo
Lycaena hippothoe (Linnaeus, 1761)Purple-edged CopperInfo
Lycaena ottomanus (Lefèbvre, 1830)Grecian CopperInfo
Lycaena phlaeas chinensis (C. Felder, 1862)Info
Lycaena thersamon (Esper, 1784)Lesser Fiery CopperInfo
Lycophotia cissigma (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Lygephila moellendorffi (Herz, 1904)Info
Lygephila moellendorfi -> Lygephila moellendorffiInfo
Lygephila moellendorfii -> Lygephila moellendorffiInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macroglossum adustum (Rothschild & Jordan, 1916)Info
Macroglossum fukienensis -> Macroglossum adustumMaile Pilau HornwormInfo
Macroglossum pyrrhosticta (Butler, 1875)Hummingbird Hawk MothInfo
Macroglossum pyrrhostictum -> Macroglossum adustumMaile Pilau HornwormInfo
Maculinea arionides -> Phengaris xiushaniGreater Large BlueInfo
Maculinea teleius (Bergsträsser, 1779)Scarce Large BlueInfo
Manulea atratula (Eversmann, 1847)Info
Melanargia halimede koreargia (Bryk, 1946)Info
Melitaea athalia (Rottemburg, 1775)Heath FritillaryInfo
Melitaea diamina (Lang, 1789)False-heath FritillaryInfo
Melitaea dictynna -> Melitaea leucippeFalse heath fritillaryInfo
Melitaea didyma (Esper, 1778)Spotted FritillaryInfo
Melitaea leucippe (Schneider, 1787)Info
Melitaea scotosia (Butler, 1878)Info
Mellicta athalia -> Melitaea athaliaHeath FritillaryInfo
Micardia argentata (Butler, 1878)Info
Microcalicha seitzi (Prout, 1915)Info
Miltochrista rosacea shuotensis (Bryk, 1948)Info
Mimathyma nycteis (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Minois dryas (Scopoli, 1763)DryadInfo
Mniotype satura (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Beautiful ArchesInfo
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Neozephyrus japonicus (Murray, 1875)Info
Neptis alwina (Bremer, 1853)Info
Neptis philyra (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Neptis philyroides (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Neptis pryeri (Butler, 1871)Info
Neptis raddei (Bremer, 1861)Info
Neptis rivularis (Scopoli, 1763)Hungarian GliderInfo
Neptis rivularis magnata (Heyne, 1895)Info
Neptis sappho (Pallas, 1771)Common GliderInfo
Neptis speyeri (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Neptis themis (Leech, 1893)Info
Neptis themis kumgangsana (Murayama, 1978)Info
Neptis thisbe -> Aldania thisbeInfo
Neptis thisbe thisbe ()Info
Niphanda fusca (Bremer & Grey, 1853)Info
Nycteola coreana (Leech, 1900)Info
Nymphalis antiopa (Linnaeus, 1758)Camberwell BeautyInfo
Nymphalis antiopa antiopa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nymphalis l-album (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Compton TortoiseshellInfo
Nymphalis xanthomelas (Esper, 1781)Scarce TortoiseshellInfo
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Ochlodes ochracea (Bremer, 1861)Info
Ochlodes venata (Bremer & Grey, 1853)Large SkipperInfo
Oeneis jutta (Hübner, 1806)Baltic GraylingInfo
Oeneis magna (Graeser, 1888)Info
Oeneis nanna (Ménétriés, 1859)Info
Oeneis urda (Eversmann, 1847)Info
Oeneis urda urda ()Info
Oeneis walkyria (Fixsen, 1887)Info
Ophthalmitis irrorataria specificaria (Bryk, 1948)Info
Oreta pulchripes (Butler, 1877)Info
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Palaeochrysophanus hippothoe -> Lycaena thersamonInfo
Panaxia histrio (Walker, 1855)Info
Papilio bianor (Cramer, 1777)Chinese PeacockInfo
Papilio bianor bianor (Cramer, 1777)Info
Papilio maackii (Ménétriés, 1859)Alpine Black SwallowtailInfo
Papilio machaon (Linnaeus, 1758)SwallowtailSite
Papilio xanthus neoxuthus -> Papilio xuthusInfo
Papilio xuthus (Linnaeus, 1767)Xuthus swallowtailInfo
Pararge achine -> Lopinga achineWoodland BrownInfo
Parasiccia altaica coreana -> Parasiccia fasciataInfo
Parasiccia coreana (Lederer, 1855)Info
Parasiccia fasciata (Butler, 1877)Info
Parnassius actius (Eversmann, 1843)Snow ApolloInfo
Parnassius bremeri (Bremer, 1864)Snow ApolloInfo
Parnassius bremeri heianhokudensis (Eisner, 1939)Info
Parnassius eversmanni (Ménétriés, 1849)Eversmannīs parnassianInfo
Parnassius eversmanni sasai (Bang-haas, 1937)Info
Parnassius felderi -> Parnassius eversmanniSnow ApolloInfo
Parnassius hoenei (Schweitzer, 1912)Info
Parnassius nomion (Fischer De Waldheim, 1823)Snow ApolloInfo
Parnassius nomion koshoensis (Eisner, 1939)Info
Parnassius stubbendorfi arakawai -> Parnassius stubbendorfiiInfo
Parnassius stubbendorfi kashini -> Parnassius stubbendorfiiInfo
Parnassius stubbendorfi koyaensis -> Parnassius stubbendorfiiInfo
Parnassius stubbendorfii (Ménétriés, 1849)Info
Pelopidas jansonis (Butler, 1878)Info
Phengaris arionides (Staudinger, 1887)Greater Large BlueInfo
Phengaris teleius -> Maculinea teleiusScarce Large BlueInfo
Phengaris xiushani (M. Wang & Settele, 2010)Info
Phragmatobia amurensis (Seitz, 1910)Info
Phragmatobia fuliginosa chosensis -> Phragmatobia amurensisInfo
Phyllonorycter ringoniella (Matsumura, 1931)Info
Phyllosphingia dissimilis dissimilis (Bremer, 1861)Info
Plebejus argus coreana (Tutt, 1909)Info
Plebejus argyrognomon (Bergsträsser, 1779)Reverdinīs BlueInfo
Polygonia c-album (Linnaeus, 1758)CommaSite
Polygonia c-album koreana (Bryk, 1946)Info
Polygonia c-aureum -> Polygonia interrogationisAsian CommaInfo
Polygonia c-aureum c-aureum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Polygonia interrogationis (Fabricius, 1798)Question MarkInfo
Polyommatus eros (Ochsenheimer, 1808)Common Meadow BlueInfo
Polyommatus icarus (Rottemburg, 1775)Common BlueSite
Polyommatus semiargus (Rottemburg, 1775)Mazarine BlueInfo
Polypogon gryphalis (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Info
Pontia daplidice -> Pontia edusaBath WhiteInfo
Pontia edusa (Fabricius, 1777)Eastern Bath WhiteInfo
Procacitas orientella (Kozlov, 1987)Info
Ptycholoma micantana (Kennel, 1901)Info
Ptycholoma plumbeolana -> Clepsis powelliInfo
Pyrgus malvae (Linnaeus, 1758)Grizzled SkipperInfo
Pyrgus malvae coreanus (Warren, 1957)Info
Pyrgus speyeri (Staudinger, 1887)Info
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Rhagastis mongoliana (Butler, 1876)Info
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Satyrium herzi (Fixsen, 1887)Info
Satyrus dryas chosensis (Holik, 1956)Info
Scolitantides orion (Pallas, 1771)Chequered Blue ButterflyInfo
Scolitantides orion jezoensis (Matsumura, 1919)Info
Scopula nigropunctata chosensis (Bryk, 1949)Info
Scopula umbelaria graeseri (Prout, 1935)Info
Sephisa dichroa (Kollar, 1844)Western CourtierInfo
Sephisa princeps (Fixsen, 1887)Info
Sericinus montela (Bremer & Grey, 1852)Dragon SwallowtailInfo
Serraca punctinalis -> Hypomecis punctinalisInfo
Shirozua jonasi (Janson, 1877)Orange HearstreakInfo
Speyeria aglaia clavimacula (Matsumura, 1929)Info
Speyeria aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)Dark Green FritillaryInfo
Spilosoma jankowskii -> Lemyra jankowskiiInfo
Spilosoma lubricipeda elegans (Bryk, 1948)Info
Spilosoma seriatopunctata varians (Bryk, 1948)Info
Stigmella chrysopterella -> Stigmella fumidaInfo
Stigmella fumida (Kemperman & Wilkinson, 1985)Info
Stigmella kurii -> Stigmella fumidaInfo
Symbrenthia hypselis (Godart, 1823)Spotted JesterInfo
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Tethea albicostata koreonaga (Bryk, 1948)Info
Thecla betulae coreana (Nire, 1919)Info
Thymelicus leonina (Butler, 1878)Essex SkipperInfo
Thymelicus lineola (Ochsenheimer, 1808)Essex SkipperInfo
Thyris fenestrella (Scopoli, 1763)Pygmy MothInfo
Timandra comptaria (Walker, 1862)Info
Tongeia fischeri caudalis (Bryk, 1946)Info
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Ussuriana michaelis (Oberthür, 1880)Large-spot WhiteInfo
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Vacciniina optilete sibirica (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Vagrans egista (Cramer, 1780)VagrantInfo
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Vanessa indica (Herbst, 1794)Indian Red AdmiralInfo
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Ypthima motschulskyi (Bremer & Grey, 1853)Large Three-ringInfo
387 Species in Lepidoptera for North Korea 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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