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Distribution path and Subregions of Ordovician (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Paleozoic - Ordovician
Subregions: Lower Ordovician, Middle Ordovician, Upper Ordovician
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Ordovician
Class
Ordovician
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 29 families, 45 genera, 46 species
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Subclass
Ordovician
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 29 families, 45 genera, 46 species
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Infraclass
Ordovician
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 29 families, 45 genera, 46 species
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Superorder
Ordovician
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 27 families, 43 genera, 44 species
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Order
Ordovician
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 13 families, 27 genera, 27 species
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.487    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
Ordovician
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     13 families, 27 genera, 27 species

Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Ordovician
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 2 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 2 SpeciesGrass moth
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 2 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesSedge Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 7 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) -> Pierinae - 1 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSnout Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
13 Families with 27 Species in Ordovician


Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Ordovician
Agonopterix rigidella -> Agonopterix fruticosellaInfo
Bactrianoscythris drepanella (Passerin D´entrèves & Roggero, 2009)Info
Battaristis severella -> Battaristis emissurellaInfo
Cethosia biblis alceste (Fruhstorfer, 1905)Info
Charaxes pleione lichas (Doubleday, 1871)Info
Coleophora kolymella (Falkovitsh, 1992)Info
Compsolechia niobella (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Danis danis triopus ()Info
Epischnia hesperidella (Rebel, 1917)Info
Ethmia phylacops (Powell, 1973)Info
Evergestis funalis angelina (Munroe, 1974)Info
Glyphipterix octonaria (Philpott, 1924)Info
Heliconius melpomene thelxiope -> Heliconius melpomene thelxiopeiaInfo
Heraclides himeros lycophron -> Heraclides himeros himerosInfo
Hyalothyrus neleus nileus -> Hyalothyrus neleus neleusInfo
Leptosia nina niobe (Wallace, 1866)Info
Mompha quadrilobella ()Info
Morpho amphitryon amphitryon (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Pancalia schmidtella -> Pancalia leuwenhoekellaInfo
Papilio jason ampyx -> Graphium dosonInfo
Peoria tetradella (Zeller, 1872)Info
Polyommatus damone carmon (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Info
Pyroderces jonesella (Legrand, 1966)Info
Scoparia tersella -> Toulgoetodes tersellaInfo
Speyeria cybele cybele (Fabricius, 1775)Great Spangled FritillaryInfo
Taenaris dimona areia (Fruhstorfer, 1904)Info
Tellervo norinia (Fruhstorfer, 1911)Info
27 Species in Lepidoptera for Ordovician listed
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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