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Distribution path and Subregions of Oman (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Oman
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Oman
Class
Oman
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 154 families, 654 genera, 1229 species
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Subclass
Oman
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 151 families, 649 genera, 1223 species
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Infraclass
Oman
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 145 families, 636 genera, 1205 species
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Superorder
Oman
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 113 families, 565 genera, 1110 species
Tree
Order
Oman
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 29 families, 267 genera, 552 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
Oman
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     29 families, 267 genera, 552 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Oman
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 18 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 10 SpeciesGrass moth
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 9 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 54 SpeciesErebid Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 6 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 105 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 14 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 2 SpeciesLappet Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 36 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 6 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 149 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 8 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 29 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 22 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 16 SpeciesPlume Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tischeriidae (Spuler, 1898) - 1 SpeciesTrumpet Leafminer Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 7 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 11 SpeciesTimber Moths
29 Families with 552 Species in Oman
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Oman
Species with ANext  
Acalyptris psammophricta (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Acantholipes circumdata (Walker, 1858)Info
Achaea catella (Guenée, 1852)Banded AchaeaInfo
Acherontia styx (Westwood, 1847)Info
Acidaliastis micra (Hampson, 1896)Info
Acontia akbar (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Acontia asbenensis (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Acontia basifera (Walker, 1857)Info
Acontia binominata (Butler, 1892)Info
Acontia imitatrix -> Acontia zelleriInfo
Acontia minuscula (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010)Info
Acontia peksi (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008)Info
Acontia philbyi (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Acontia porphyrea (Butler, 1898)Info
Acontia saldaitis (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010)Info
Acontia solitaria (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008)Info
Acontia tabberti (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010)Info
Acontia zelleri (Wallengren, 1856)Info
Acraea neobule (Doubleday, 1847)Wandering Donkey AcraeaInfo
Actinote alcione albunea (Potts, 1944)Info
Adisura callima (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Aegocera brevivitta (Hampson, 1901)Info
Africalpe intrusa -> Africalpe vagabundaInfo
Africalpe vagabunda (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Agdistis arabica (Amsel, 1958)Info
Agdistis nanodes (Meyrick, 1906)Info
Agdistis olei (Arenberger, 1976)Info
Agdistis omani (Arenberger, 2008)Info
Age omana (Razowski, 1995)Info
Age onychistica (Diakonoff, 1982)Info
Agrotis biconica (Kollar, 1844)Info
Agrotis brachypecten (Hampson, 1899)Info
Agrotis hikmana (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Agrotis spinifera -> Agrotis ipsilonGregson´s DartInfo
Alcterogystia l-nigra (Bethune-baker, 1894)Info
Amyna axis -> Ilattia axisEight-SpotInfo
Amyna punctum (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Anarta trifolii -> Nutmeg trifoliiClover cutwormInfo
Ancylis sederana (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Androlymnia clavata (Hampson, 1910)Info
Anoba triangularis (Warnecke, 1938)Info
Anomis flava (Fabricius, 1775)White-pupiled Scallop MothInfo
Anomis sabulifera (Guenée, 1852)Angled GemInfo
Antarchaea conicephala -> Raparna conicephalaInfo
Antarchaea erubescens (Bang-haas, 1910)Info
Antarchaea fragilis -> Phytometra fragilisInfo
Anthene amarah (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Black-striped HairtailInfo
Anumeta asiatica (Wiltshire, 1961)Info
Anumeta atrosignata (Walker, 1858)Info
Anumeta spilota -> Anumeta atrosignataInfo
Appias paulina galathea (Felder, 1862)Info
Arcoptilia gizan (Arenberger, 1985)Info
Arctiocossus aries (Püngeler, 1902)Info
Argyrogramma signata (Fabricius, 1775)Green SemilooperInfo
Armada gallagheri (Wiltshire, 1984)Info
Armada maritima (Brandt, 1939)Info
Athetis pigra (Guenée, 1852)Info
Atomorpha hedemanni khalia (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
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 taurica -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Axiocerses harpax (Fabricius, 1775)Common ScarletInfo
Axiocerses harpax kadugli (Talbot, 1935)Info
Azanus moriqua (Wallengren, 1857)Black-bordered Babul BlueInfo
Azanus ubaldus (Stoll, 1782)Bright Babul BlueInfo
Azygophleps larseni (Yakovlev & Saldaitis, 2011)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactra venosana (Zeller, 1847)Nutsedge BorerInfo
Bactra venosana (Zeller, 1847)Info
Bastilla angularis (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Bocchoris albinalis (Hampson, 1912)Info
Brachyglossina rowlandi (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Brachyglossina sciasmatica (Brandt, 1941)Info
Brachyglossina sonyae (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Brachyglossina tibbuana (Herbulot, 1965)Info
Brevipecten hypocornuta (Hacker & Fibiger, 2007)Info
Bryophilopsis scotina -> Bryophilopsis tarachoidesInfo
Bryophilopsis tarachoides (Mabille, 1900)Info
Byblia ilithyia (Drury, 1773)JokerInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacyreus virilis (Aurivillius, 1924)Mocker BlueInfo
Callopistria latreillei (Duponchel, 1827)Latreille´s LatinInfo
Callyna gaedei (Hacker & Fibiger, 2006)Info
Caradrina eremicola (Plante, 1997)Info
Caradrina soudanensis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Caranilla uvarovi (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Carpochena teheranella (Baldizzone, 1994)Info
Casama innotata (Walker, 1855)Info
Catopsilia florella (Fabricius, 1775)African EmigrantInfo
Charaxes hansali (Felder, 1867)Cream-banded CharaxesInfo
Charaxes hansali arabica (Riley, 1931)Info
Charaxes hansalii -> Charaxes hansaliCream-banded CharaxesInfo
Charaxes hansalii arabica (Riley, 1931)Info
Charaxes varanes bertrami (Riley, 1931)Info
Chiasmia assimilis (Warren, 1899)Info
Chiasmia latimarginaria (Rebel, 1907)Info
Chilades parrhasius (Fabricius, 1793)Indian CupidInfo
Chilades trochylus (Freyer, 1843)Grass JewelInfo
Chloroselas esmeralda (Butler, 1886)Somali GemInfo
Chloroselas esmeralda bilqis (Larsen, 1983)Info
Chrysodeixis acuta (Walker, 1858)Tunbridge Wells GemInfo
Chrysodeixis chalcites (Esper, 1789)Golden Twin-spotInfo
Churia gallagheri (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Cigaritis myrmecophila (Dumont, 1922)Info
Cigaritis scotti (Gabriel, 1954)Info
Cirrochroa regina myra (Fruhstorfer, 1907)Info
Cleora nana (Hausmann & Skou, 2008)Info
Clytie infrequens (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Clytie omana (Wiltshire, 1975)Info
Clytie tropicalis (Rungs, 1975)Info
Coeliades anchises (Gerstaecker, 1871)One Pip PolicemanInfo
Coeliades anchises jucunda (Butler, 1881)Info
Coenina collenettei (Prout, 1931)Info
Coleophora aegyptiacae (Walsingham, 1907)Info
Coleophora arachnias (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Coleophora aularia (Meyrick, 1924)Info
Coleophora eilatica (Baldizzone, 1994)Info
Coleophora haplopennella -> Coleophora aulariaInfo
Coleophora hederella -> Coleophora arachniasInfo
Coleophora jerusalemella (Toll, 1942)Info
Coleophora microalbella (Amsel, 1935)Info
Coleophora nigrosquamella (Filipjev, 1925)Info
Coleophora niphomesta (Meyrick, 1917)Info
Coleophora omanica (Baldizzone, 2007)Info
Coleophora sabulella -> Coleophora nigrosquamellaInfo
Coleophora sarobiensis -> Coleophora niphomestaInfo
Coleophora shadeganensis -> Coleophora arachniasInfo
Coleophora sogdianae (Baldizzone, 1994)Info
Coleophora teheranella (Baldizzone, 1994)Info
Coleophora versurella (Zeller, 1849)Pale Orache Case-bearerInfo
Colotis amata (Fabricius, 1775)Topaz ArabInfo
Colotis antevippe (Boisduval, 1836)Large Orange TipInfo
Colotis antevippe zera (Lucas, 1852)Info
Colotis aurigineus (Butler, 1883)Double-banded OrangeInfo
Colotis aurora -> Colotis aurigineusPlain Orange-tipInfo
Colotis chrysonome (Klug, 1829)Golden Arab TipInfo
Colotis daira (Klug, 1829)Black-Marked Orange TipInfo
Colotis danae (Fabricius, 1775)Scarlet TipInfo
Colotis eris (Klug, 1829)Banded Gold TipInfo
Colotis eris contractus (Gabriel, 1954)Info
Colotis eucharis (Fabricius, 1775)Plain Orange-TipInfo
Colotis liagore (Klug, 1829)Desert Orange TipInfo
Colotis phisadia (Godart, 1819)Blue-spotted ArabInfo
Condica capensis (Guenée, 1852)The AfricanInfo
Condica illecta (Walker, 1865)Info
Condica persicola (Wiltshire, 1952)Info
Condica viscosa (Freyer, 1831)Info
Conolophia conscitaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Cossus aegyptiacus (Hampson, 1910)Info
Cossus aries -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus bianchii (Krüger, 1934)Info
Cossus bongiovannii -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus cheesmani -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus saharae -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Cossus tahlai -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus turati (Krüger, 1934)Info
Craniophora melanisans (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Creatonotos omanirana (De Freina, 2007)Info
Ctenoplusia fracta (Walker, 1858)Info
Ctenoplusia limbirena (Guenée, 1852)Scar Bank GemInfo
Ctenoplusia vittata (Wallengren, 1856)Streaked PlusiaInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus alcippus (Cramer, 1777)Info
Danaus dorippus (Klug, 1845)Dorippus TigerInfo
Danaus erippus (Cramer, 1775)Southern MonarchInfo
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)Oleander Hawk-mothInfo
Dasodis cladographa (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Deltoptera omana (Wiltshire, 1976)Info
Deudorix livia (Klug, 1834)Pomegranate PlayboyInfo
Deudorix livia barnetti (Libert, 2005)Info
Deudorix livia livia (Klug, 1834)Info
Deuterocopus socotranus (Rebel, 1907)Info
Diacrotricha lanceatus (Arenberger, 1986)Info
Dicerogastra chersotoides (Wiltshire, 1956)Info
Drasteria kabylaria (Bang-haas, 1906)Info
Drasteriodes ellisoni (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Dysgonia angularis -> Bastilla angularisInfo
Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852)JigsawInfo
Dysmilichia pica (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Dyspessa intermedia -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Earias insulana (Boisduval, 1833)Cotton Spotted BollwormInfo
Empusa spinosa (Krauss, 1902)Info
Eremocossus proleuca -> Mormogystia proleucaInfo
Eremocossus senegalensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Eremocossus vaulogeri (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Eretmocera impactella (Walker, 1864)Info
Erinnyis penaeus -> Erinnyis oenotrusInfo
Eublemma anachoresis (Wallengren, 1863)Info
Eublemma apicipunctalis (Brandt, 1939)Info
Eublemma guichardi -> Eublemma apicipunctalisInfo
Eublemma khonoides (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Eublemma odontophora (Hampson, 1910)Info
Eublemma parva (Hübner, 1808)Small MarbledInfo
Eublemma roseana (Moore, 1881)Info
Eublemma seminivea (Hampson, 1896)Info
Eublemma siticuosa (Lederer, 1858)Info
Euchloe charlonia amseli (Gross & Ebert, 1975)Info
Euchromius karsholti -> Euclasta bacescuiInfo
Euchromius viettei (BÅ‚eszynski, 1961)Info
Euchromius zephyrus (BÅ‚eszynski, 1962)Info
Euchrysops lois (Butler, 1886)Info
Euchrysops osiris (Hopffer, 1855)African CupidInfo
Euclasta amseli (Popescu-gorj & Constantinescu, 1973)Info
Euclasta bacescui (Popescu-gorj & Constantinescu, 1977)Info
Eucrostes disparata (Walker, 1861)Info
Eulocastra alfierii (Wiltshire, 1948)Info
Euphiusa harmonica (Hampson, 1902)Info
Eupithecia gelinaria -> Eupithecia teneraInfo
Eupithecia maerkerata (Schütze, 1961)Info
Eupithecia mekrana (W. Brandt, 1941)Info
Eupithecia tenellata (Dietze, 1906)Info
Eupithecia tenera (Schaus, 1913)Info
Eupithecia ultimaria (Boisduval, 1840)Channel Islands PugInfo
Euproctis cervina (Moore, 1879)Info
Eutelia adulatrix (Hübner, 1813)Info
Eutelia granvillei -> Eutelia mimaInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Feliniopsis consummata (Walker, 1857)Info
Feliniopsis talhouki (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Fulcrifera refrigescens (Meyrick, 1924)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gegenes nostrodamus (Fabricius, 1793)Veloz de las RierasInfo
Gegenes pumilio (Hoffmannsegg, 1804)Dark HottentotInfo
Giaura dakkaki (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Glossotrophia adenensis -> Scopula agglomerataInfo
Glossotrophia alfierii -> Scopula alfieriiInfo
Glossotrophia buraimana -> Scopula alfieriiInfo
Glossotrophia chalcographata -> Scopula chalcographataInfo
Glossotrophia gracilis (Brandt, 1941)Info
Glossotrophia uvarovi -> Scopula valentinellaInfo
Gnamptonyx innexa (Walker, 1858)Info
Gnopharmia kasrunensis (Wehrli, 1939)Info
Gnophos orthogonia (Wehrli, 1939)Info
Gnophosema leucites (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Gomalia elma (Trimen, 1862)African Mallow SkipperInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadjina tyriobaphes (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Hadula trifolii (Hufnagel, 1766)Clover cutwormInfo
Haplocestra similis (Aurivillius, 1910)Info
Harutaeographa adusta (Hreblay & L. Ronkay, 1999)Info
Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner, 1805)Old World bollwormSite
Heliocheilus confertissima (Walker, 1865)Info
Heliothela kruegeri -> Heliothela oreiasInfo
Heliothela ophideresana (Walker, 1863)Info
Heliothela oreias (Turner, 1915)Info
Heliothela pusilla -> Heliothela oreiasInfo
Heliothis galatheae (Wallengren, 1856)Info
Heliothis nubigera (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Eastern Bordered StrawInfo
Heliothis peltigera (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Bordered StrawInfo
Heliothis philbyi (Brandt, 1941)Info
Heliothis philbyi (Brandt, 1941)Info
Hemidromodes sabulifera hessa (Prout, 1935)Info
Hemithea punctifimbria (Warren, 1896)Info
Hesperilla chrysotricha leucosia (Waterhouse, 1938)Info
Heteropalpia acrosticta (Puneler, 1904)Info
Heteropalpia exarata (Mabille, 1890)Info
Heteropalpia robusta (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Heteropalpia vetusta (Walker, 1865)Info
Heterostegane serrata (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Hipparchia parisatis (Kollar, 1849)White-edged Rock BrownInfo
Hippotion rebeli (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Rebel´s Striped HawkInfo
Holcocerus baloutchistanensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Holcocerus gloriosa (Erschoff, 1874)Info
Holcocerus gloriosus (Erschoff, 1874)Info
Holcocerus laudabilis -> Holcocerus gloriosaInfo
Holcocerus mesopotamicus -> Holcocerus gloriosusInfo
Holcocerus puengeleri -> Holcocerus gloriosaInfo
Hyles livornica (Esper, 1779)Striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hypena abyssinalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Hypena abyssinialis -> Hypena abyssinalisInfo
Hypena laceratalis (Walker, 1859)Lantana DefoliatorInfo
Hypena lividalis -> Ophiuche lividalisInfo
Hypena obacerralis (Walker, 1858)Info
Hypena obsitalis (Hübner, 1813)Bloxworth SnoutInfo
Hyperbola lehmanni (Gaedike, 2014)Info
Hyperythra swinhoei (Butler, 1880)Info
Hypolimnas bolina jacintha (Drury, 1773)Jacintha EggflyInfo
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypopta cognata -> Mormogystia reibelliiInfo
Hypopta mussolinii -> Mormogystia reibelliiInfo
Hypopta vaulogeri -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Hypotacha isthmigera (Wiltshire, 1968)Info
Hypotacha ochribasalis (Hampson, 1896)Info
Hypotacha raffaldii (Berio, 1939)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iambiodes postpallida (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Idaea damadensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Idaea eremica (Brandt, 1941)Info
Idaea gallagheri (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Idaea granulosa (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Idaea hathor (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Idaea illustris (Brandt, 1941)Info
Idaea mimetes (Brandt, 1941)Info
Idaea sanctaria (Staudinger, 1900)Info
Idaea shaathensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Idaea sordida (Rothschild, 1913)Info
Idaea sordida dhofarica (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Idaea tahamae (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Ilattia axis (Guenée, 1852)Info
Iolaus glaucus (Butler, 1886)Info
Iranada atrior (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Iranada turcorum (Zerny, 1915)Info
Isturgia disputaria (Guenée, 1858)Maltese BloomInfo
Isturgia philbyi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Isturgia pulinda deerraria (Walker, 1861)Info
Isturgia sublimbata (Butler, 1884)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junonia hierta (Fabricius, 1798)Yellow PansyInfo
Junonia hierta cebrene (Trimen, 1870)Info
Junonia orithya (Linnaeus, 1764)Eyed PansyInfo
Junonia orithya here (Lang, 1884)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kallima inachus inachus (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamellocossus aries -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Lepista arabica (Rebel, 1907)Info
Leptotes pirithous (Linnaeus, 1767)Common Zebra BlueInfo
Leucania loreyi (Duponchel, 1827)The CosmopolitanInfo
Lhommeia subapicata (Warren, 1899)Info
Limnas klugii -> Danaus chrysippusDorippus TigerInfo
Lophoptera arabica (Hacker & Fibiger, 2006)Info
Lycaena phlaeas shima (Gabriel, 1954)Info
Lycorea halia atergatis (Doubleday, 1847)Tiger Mimic-QueenInfo
Lygephila exsiccata -> Tathorhynchus exsiccataInfo
Lyncestoides unilinea (Swinhoe, 1885)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Marathyssa cuneata (Saalmüller, 1891)Info
Masalia galatheae -> Heliothis galatheaeInfo
Masalia philbyi -> Heliothis philbyiInfo
Megalophipida defectalis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida congrualis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida leptomeres (Meyrick, 1886)Info
Megalorhipida leucodactyla (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida leucodactylus -> Megalophipida defectalisSpiderling Plume MothInfo
Megalorrhipida leucodactyla (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Meganola kriuegeri (Hacker, 2012)Info
Meharia acuta (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Meharia philbyi (Bradley, 1952)Info
Meharia semilactea (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Melanitis leda (Linnaeus, 1758)Common evening brownInfo
Melitaea deserticola scotti (Higgins, 1941)Info
Metopoceras ioptera (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Metopoceras kneuckeri (Rebel, 1903)Info
Metopoceras popovi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Microbaena pulchra minor (Hausmann, 1996)Info
Microloxia ruficornis (Warren, 1897)Info
Micronola wadicola (Amsel, 1935)Info
Mimasura dhofarica (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Mimasura larseni (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Mocis proverai (Zilli, 2000)Info
Mormogystia proleuca (Hampson In Walsingham & Hampson, 1896)Info
Mormogystia reibellii (Oberthür, 1876)Info
Myrina dermaptera (Wallengren, 1857)Lesser Fig-tree BlueInfo
Myrina ficedula -> Myrina silenusCommon Fig-tree BlueInfo
Myrina silenus (Fabricius, 1775)Common Fig-tree BlueInfo
Myrina silenus nzoiae (, 1980)Info
Mythimna larseni (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nagia natalensis (Hampson, 1902)Double-banded ZaleInfo
Neaxestis aviuncis (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Neostygia postaurantia (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Neromia integrata (Hausmann, 2009)Info
Neromia pulvereisparsa (Hampson, 1896)Info
Neromia simplexa (Brandt, 1938)Info
Nimasia brachyura (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Nodaria hispanalis -> Paracolax tristalisZela MetalmarkInfo
Nodaria nodosalis (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Info
Nola socotrensis (Hampson, 1901)Info
Nola squalida (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Nomia forbesii (W. F. Kirby, 1900)Info
Nutmeg trifolii (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oedicodia jarsisi (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Ophiuche lividalis (Hübner, 1790)Info
Ophiusa dianaris (Guenée, 1852)Grey DrabInfo
Ophiusa mejanesi (Guenée, 1852)Info
Ophiusa tirhaca (Cramer, 1773)Green Drab mothInfo
Ophiusa whitei (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Oraesia alliciens -> Oraesia emarginataInfo
Oraesia camaguina -> Oraesia emarginataInfo
Oraesia emarginata (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Oraesia intrusa (Krüger, 1939)Info
Oraesia metallescens -> Oraesia emarginataInfo
Oraesia tentans -> Oraesia emarginataInfo
Oreometra fifae (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Ozarba adducta (Berio, 1940)Info
Ozarba atrifera (Hampson, 1910)Info
Ozarba khadrafica -> Ozarba atriferaInfo
Ozarba mesozonata (Hampson, 1916)Info
Ozarba nyanza (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Ozarba phlebitis (Hampson, 1910)Info
Ozarba socotrana (Hampson, 1910)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeaspilates reducta (Wiltshire, 1981)Info
Palaeaspilates sublutearia (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Pandesma robusta (Walker, 1858)Info
Papilio dardanus dardanus (Brown, 1776)Info
Papilio demoleus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Lime ButterflyInfo
Papilio demoleus demoleus (Linnaeus, 1758)Lime SwallowtailInfo
Papilio machaon (Linnaeus, 1758)SwallowtailSite
Papilio machaon muetingi (Seyer, 1976)Info
Paracolax tristalis (Fabricius, 1794)Clay Fan-footInfo
Pasiphila palaearctica (Brandt, 1938)Info
Pericyma mendax (Walker, 1858)Info
Pericyma metaleuca (Hampson, 1913)Info
Pericyma obscura -> Pericyma metaleucaInfo
Phaiogramma faustinata (Milliere, 1868)Info
Phaselia deliciosaria (Lederer, 1855)Info
Philotes vicrama ()Info
Phyllocnistis citrella (Stainton, 1856)CLMInfo
Phyllonorycter jabalshamsi (De Prins, 2012)Info
Phytometra fragilis (Butler, 1875)Info
Pieris krueperi (Staudinger, 1860)Krueper´s Small WhiteInfo
Pinacopterix eriphia tritogenia (Klug, 1829)Info
Pinacopteryx eriphia (Godart, 1819)Zebra WhiteInfo
Pinacopteryx eriphia tritogenia (Klug, 1829)Info
Pingasa lahayei (Oberthür, 1887)Info
Platypepla arabella (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Polydesma umbricola (Boisduval, 1833)Monkeypod MothInfo
Polymixis caroli -> Polymixis flavicinctaInfo
Polymixis flavicincta (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Polymixis omanensis (Boursin, 1970)Info
Polyommatus loewii uranicola (Walker, 1870)Info
Polytela cliens (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Pontia glauconome (Klug, 1829)Desert WhiteInfo
Prionofrontia ochrosia (Hampson, 1926)Info
Problepsis asira (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Problepsis ocellata (Frivaldszky, 1845)Olive WaveInfo
Pseudophilotes vicrama clara (Christoph, 1887)Eastern Baton BlueInfo
Pseudosterrha paulula (Swinhoe, 1886)Info
Pseudosterrha rufistrigata (Hampson, 1896)Info
Pseudozarba bipartita (Herrich-schäffer, 1850)Info
Pseudozarba mesozona -> Pseudozarba bipartitaInfo
Pterophorus ischnodactyla -> Pterophorus ischnodactylusInfo
Pterophorus ischnodactylus (Treitschke, 1835)Info
Pusiola marefuma (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raparna conicephala (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Rhynchina albiscripta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Rhynchina coniodes (Vári, 1962)Info
Rhynchodontodes larseni (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salagena guichardi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Salvatgea dhofarica (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Sarangesa phidyle (Walker, 1870)Small ElfinInfo
Scopula addictaria rufinubes (Warren, 1900)Info
Scopula adelpharia (Püngeler, 1894)Info
Scopula adenensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Scopula agglomerata (Herbulot, 1992)Info
Scopula alfierii (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Scopula alhamrensis (Hausmann, 2009)Info
Scopula caesaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Scopula caesaria walkeros (Wiltshire, 1981)Info
Scopula chalcographata (Brandt, 1938)Info
Scopula coenosaria -> Scopula luridataInfo
Scopula colymbas (Herbulot, 1994)Info
Scopula dhofarata (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Scopula distracta (Zeller, 1847)Info
Scopula formosana (Prout, 1934)Info
Scopula harteni (Hausmann, 2009)Info
Scopula larseni (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scopula latitans (Prout, 1920)Info
Scopula luridata (Zeller, 1847)Info
Scopula nepheloperas (Prout, 1916)Info
Scopula nubifera (Hausmann, 1998)Info
Scopula obsoleta (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Scopula ochrea (Hausmann, 2006)Info
Scopula omana (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Scopula orientalis -> Scopula formosanaInfo
Scopula separata (Walker, 1875)Info
Scopula subgastonaria (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scopula uvarovi (Wiltshire, 1952)Info
Scopula valentinella (Karisch, 2001)Info
Scythris alhamrae (Bengtsson, 2002)Info
Scythris amplexella (Bengtsson, 2002)Info
Scythris cucullella (Bengtsson, 2002)Info
Scythris elachistoides (Bengtsson, 2002)Info
Scythris fissurella (Bengtsson, 1997)Info
Scythris kebirella (Amsel, 1935)Info
Scythris nipholecta (Meyrick, 1924)Info
Scythris pangalactis -> Scythris pelinaulaInfo
Scythris pelinaula (Meyrick, 1916)Info
Scythris pollicella (Bengtsson, 2002)Info
Scythris valgella (Bengtsson, 2002)Info
Sena augustasi (Zolotuhin , Saldaitis & Ivinskis, 2009)Info
Siccia dudai (Ivinskis & Saldaitis, 2008)Info
Sideridis chersotoides (Wiltshire, 1956)Info
Somatina pythiaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Sphenarches anisodactylus (Walker., 1864)Geranium Plume MothInfo
Sphingomorpha chlorea (Cramer, 1777)Info
Spialia colotes semiconfluens (De Jong, 1978)Info
Spialia doris (Walker, 1870)Aden SkipperInfo
Spialia mafa higginsi (Evans, 1937)Info
Spialia mangana (Rebel, 1899)Arabian Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia ploetzi (Aurivillius, 1891)Forest Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia zebra -> Spialia ploetziZebra Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia zebra bifida (Higgins, 1924)Info
Spindasis scotti -> Cigaritis scottiInfo
Spodoptera cilium (Guenée, 1852)Dark Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)Small Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval, 1833)Mediterranean BrocadeInfo
Spodoptera mauritia (Boisduval, 1833)Lawn armywormInfo
Stenosticta grisea (Hampson, 1912)Info
Stenosticta sibensis (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Stigmella birgittae (Gustafsson, 1985)Info
Stigmella longicornuta (Puplesis & Diškus, 2003)Info
Stigmella maculifera (Puplesis & Diškus, 2003)Info
Stigmella omani -> Stigmella birgittaeInfo
Stigmella skulei (Puplesis & Diškus, 2003)Info
Stoermeriana omana (De Freina & Witt, 1988)Info
Syagrana eremica (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tarucus balkanica (Freyer, 1844)Little Tiger BlueInfo
Tarucus balkanicus (Freyer, 1844)Balkan PierrotInfo
Tarucus rosacea (Austaut, 1885)Mediterranean Tiger BlueInfo
Tarucus theophrastus (Fabricius, 1793)Common Tiger BlueInfo
Tathorhynchus exsiccata (Lederer, 1855)Levant BlackneckInfo
Teracotona murtafaa (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Thalerastria alfierii erythra (Wiltshire, 1948)Info
Thaumetopoea dhofarensis (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Thiacidas postica (Walker, 1855)Info
Thysanoplusia exquisita (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Fabricius, 1775)Slender Burnished BrassInfo
Tischeria omani (Puplesis & Diškus, 2003)Info
Traminda mundissima (Walker, 1861)Info
Trichoplusia ni (Hübner, 1803)Cabbage LooperInfo
Trichoplusia orichalcea -> Thysanoplusia orichalceaSoybean looperInfo
Trigonodes exportata -> Trigonodes hyppasiaInfo
Trigonodes hyppasia (Cramer, 1779)Semilooper mothInfo
Turatia iranica (Gozmany, 1967)Info
Tuxentius balkanica (Freyer, 1843)Info
Tytroca balnearia -> Tytroca leucopteraInfo
Tytroca fasciolata (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Tytroca leucoptera (Hampson, 1896)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 cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Vartiania zaratustra (Yakovlev, 2004)Info
Victoria leucites (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Victoria omanensis (Wiltshire, 1981)Info
Vittaplusia vittata (Wallengren, 1856)Streaked PlusiaInfo
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wiltshirocossus aries (Püngeler, 1902)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xanthodes albago (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Xanthograpta trilatalis (Walker, 1865)Info
Xanthorhoe rhodoides (Brandt, 1941)Info
Xanthorhoe wiltshirei (Brandt, 1941)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Ypthima asterope -> Ypthima granulosaAfrican RingletInfo
Ypthima bolanica (Marshall, 1882)Desert FourringInfo
Ypthima granulosa (Butler, 1883)Granular RingletInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada latilimbata (Rebel, 1948)Info
Zamarada minimaria (Swinhoe, 1895)Info
Zekelita larseni (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Zethesides bettoni (Butler, 1898)Info
Zeuctoboarmia syntropha (Prout, 1931)Info
Zizeeria karsandra (Moore, 1865)Dark Grass BlueInfo
Zizula hylax (Fabricius, 1775)Little Grass-blueInfo
Zygophyxia larseni -> Scopula larseniInfo
Zygophyxia ochrea -> Scopula ochreaInfo
552 Species in Lepidoptera for Oman 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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