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Distribution path and Subregions of Paleozoic (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Paleozoic
Subregions: Cambrian (Lower Cambrian, Middle Cambrian, Upper Cambrian), Carboniferous (Lower Carboniferous, Upper Carboniferous), Devonian (Lower Devonian, Middle Devonian), Ordovician (Lower Ordovician, Middle Ordovician, Upper Ordovician), Permian (Lower Permian, Middle Permian, Upper Permian), Silurian (Llandovery, Ludlow, Wenlock)
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Paleozoic
Class
Paleozoic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 617 families, 2058 genera, 4250 species
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Subclass
Paleozoic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 601 families, 2039 genera, 4224 species
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Infraclass
Paleozoic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 471 families, 1684 genera, 3540 species
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Superorder
Paleozoic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 191 families, 589 genera, 1126 species
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Order
Paleozoic
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 28 families, 124 genera, 220 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
Paleozoic
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     26 families, 122 genera, 218 species
Suborder
Paleozoic
    Zeugloptera (Chapman, 1917)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Paleozoic
Archaeolepiidae (Whalley, 1985) - 1 Species
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 4 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 2 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 6 SpeciesGrass moth
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 1 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 4 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesSedge Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 14 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 2 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 33 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Micropterigidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) - 1 SpeciesMandibulate Archaic Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 7 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 73 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 2 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 30 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSnout Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 3 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 3 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesBurnet Moths
28 Families with 220 Species in Paleozoic
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Paleozoic
Species with ANext  
Abraxas grossulariata (Linnaeus, 1758)The MagpieSite
Aedia hollina (Dognin, 1897)Info
Aglais urticae (Linnaeus, 1758)Small TortoiseshellSite
Agonopterix rigidella -> Agonopterix fruticosellaInfo
Allotinus portunus portunus ()Info
Amphipoea oculea (Linnaeus, 1761)Ear MothInfo
Anthocharis cardamines britannica (Verity, 1908)Orange-tipInfo
Anthocharis cardamines hibernica (Williams, 1915)Orange-tipInfo
Apatura iris (Linnaeus, 1758)Purple EmperorInfo
Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)RingletSite
Aphantopus hyperantus vidua (Müller, O.f., 1764)Info
Archaeologus falcatus (Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Argynnis adippe vulgoadippe (Verity, 1929)High Brown FritillaryInfo
Argynnis aglaja -> Speyeria aglajaDark Green FritillaryInfo
Argynnis paphia (Linnaeus, 1758)Silver-washed FritillaryInfo
Argyroploce glaphyraspis (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Argyroploce pomedaxana ()Info
Aricia agestis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Brown ArgusSite
Autochloris cuma (Druce, 1897)Info
Autosticha strenuella (Walker, 1864)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrianoscythris drepanella (Passerin D´entrèves & Roggero, 2009)Info
Battaristis severella -> Battaristis emissurellaInfo
Bicyclus smithi eurypterus (Condamin, 1965)Info
Biston betularia (Linnaeus, 1758)Peppered MothInfo
Boloria euphrosyne -> Clossiana euphrosynePearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
Boloria euphrosyne conducta (Nordstrom, 1933)Info
Boloria euphrosyne ovalis (Hackray, 1933)Info
Boloria selene selene (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Small Pearl-bordered FritillaryInfo
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Calamotropha janusella (BÅ‚eszynski, 1961)Info
Callophrys rubi (Linnaeus, 1758)Green HairstreakInfo
Callophrys rubi incompleta (Tutt, 1907)Info
Callophrys rubi inferopunctata (Tutt, 1907)Info
Carterocephalus palaemon (Pallas, 1771)Chequered SkipperInfo
Celastrina argiolus (Linnaeus, 1758)Holly BlueSite
Celastrina argiolus britanna (Verity, 1919)Holly BlueInfo
Cethosia biblis alceste (Fruhstorfer, 1905)Info
Charaxes pleione lichas (Doubleday, 1871)Info
Chrestotes lapidea (S. H. Scudder, 1868)Info
Coenonympha pamphilus (Linnaeus, 1758)Small HeathInfo
Coenonympha pamphilus antipallidula (Leeds, 1950)Info
Coleophora kolymella (Falkovitsh, 1992)Info
Coleophora nevadella (Baldizzone, 1985)Info
Coleophora spinella (Schrank, 1802)Apple-and-Plum CasebearerInfo
Colias croceus (Fourcroy, 1785)Clouded YellowSite
Colias croceus brunnea (Tutt, 1896)Info
Colias croceus decurtata (Kitt, 1924)Info
Colias croceus fischeri (Braun, 1928)Info
Colias croceus flammea (Kitt, 1924)Info
Colias croceus geisleri (Bryk, 1923)Info
Colias croceus helena (Herrich-schäffer, 1844)Info
Colias croceus helice (Hübner, 1799)Info
Colias croceus latemarginata (Lempke, 1933)Info
Colias croceus magnipuncta (Lempke, 1933)Info
Colias croceus niediecki (Strand, 1909)Info
Colias croceus purpurascens (Cockerell, 1889)Info
Colias croceus retracta (Kitt, 1924)Info
Colias croceus semidermarginata (Pionneau, 1929)Info
Colias croceus velata (Ragusa, 1904)Info
Colias hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)Pale Clouded YellowInfo
Colocasia coryli (Linnaeus, 1758)Nut-tree TussockInfo
Colotis halimede acaste (Klug, 1829)Info
Compsolechia niobella (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Culladia tonkinella (Bleszynski, 1970)Info
Cupido minimus (Fuessly, 1775)Small BlueInfo
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Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Danis danis triopus ()Info
Deilephila elpenor (Linnaeus, 1758)Elephant Hawk-mothInfo
Deilephila elpenor elpenor (Linnaeus, 1758)Large Elephant hawkmothInfo
Dioryctria kunmingella (Wang & Sung, 1985)Info
Donacoscaptes poliella (Hampson, 1919)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eilema lurideola -> Eilema plumbeolaFootmanSite
Elachista bromella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Epirrhoe alternata (Müller, 1764)Common CarpetInfo
Epischnia hesperidella (Rebel, 1917)Info
Erynnis tages (Linnaeus, 1758)Dingy SkipperInfo
Erynnis tages tages (Linnaeus, 1758)Dingy SkipperInfo
Ethmia phylacops (Powell, 1973)Info
Euphydryas aurinia (Rottemburg, 1775)Marsh FritillaryInfo
Euphydryas aurinia catherinei (Le Charles, 1924)Info
Euphydryas aurinia melanoleuca (Cabeau, 1932)Info
Euphydryas aurinia morena (Ribbe, 1910)Info
Euphydryas aurinia nigrolimbata (Schultz, 1906)Info
Euphydryas aurinia nigromaculata (Lempke, 1956)Info
Euphydryas aurinia virgata (Tutt, 1896)Info
Euplagia quadripunctaria (Poda, 1761)Jersey TigerInfo
Eurrhypara hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)Small MagpieInfo
Eurynome aspera (Pennant, 1777)Strawberry crabInfo
Euthrix potatoria (Linnaeus, 1758)The DrinkerSite
Evergestis funalis angelina (Munroe, 1974)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Filinota hermosella (Busck, 1911)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glaucopsyche alexis -> Polyommatus icarusGreen-underside BlueInfo
Glyphipterix octonaria (Philpott, 1924)Info
Gonepteryx rhamni rhamni (Linnaeus, 1758)BrimstoneInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Habrosyne pyritoides (Hufnagel, 1766)Buff ArchesInfo
Heliconius amaryllis aglaspis (Stichel, 1923)Info
Heliconius melpomene thelxiope -> Heliconius melpomene thelxiopeiaInfo
Hepialus humuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Ghost SwiftInfo
Heraclides himeros lycophron -> Heraclides himeros himerosInfo
Hesperia comma -> Hesperia jubaHolarctic Grass SkipperInfo
Hesperia comma albescens (Oberthür & Bryk, 1910)Info
Hilarographa youngiella (Busck, 1922)Info
Hipparchia semele scota (Verity, 1911)GraylingInfo
Hipparchia semele semele (Linnaeus, 1758)GraylingInfo
Hyalothyrus neleus nileus -> Hyalothyrus neleus neleusInfo
Hydriomena furcata (Thunberg, 1784)July HighflyerInfo
Hyles euphorbiae (Linnaeus, 1758)Spurge Hawk-mothInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Inachis io -> Aglais ioPeacock ButterflySite
Inachis io irenea (Prüffer, 1921)Info
Inachis io mesoteloides (Reuss, 1919)Info
Inachis io pallida (Tutt, 1896)Info
Iphiclides podalirius (Linnaeus, 1758)Scarce SwallowtailSite
Ischnoptera diaphanes (O. Béthoux, 2005)Info
Issoria lathonia (Linnaeus, 1758)Queen of Spain FritillaryInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laothoe populi populi (Linnaeus, 1758)Poplar hawkmothInfo
Lasiommata megera (Linnaeus, 1767)WallSite
Lasiommata megera decorata (Caruel, 1948)Info
Lasiommata megera elongata (Lempke, 1957)Info
Lasiommata megera mediolugens (Fuchs, 1892)Info
Lasiommata megera pallida (Gillmer, 1908)Info
Lasiommata megera posteropluriocellata (Demoulin, 1940)Info
Lasiommata megera quadriocellata (Oberthür & Bryk, 1909)Info
Leptidea sinapis juvernica -> Leptidea juvernicaWood WhiteInfo
Leptidea sinapis sinapis (Linnaeus, 1758)Wood WhiteInfo
Leptosia nina niobe (Wallace, 1866)Info
Limenitis camilla -> Limenitis reductaWhite AdmiralSite
Lithosia quadra (Linnaeus, 1758)Four-spotted FootmanInfo
Loxophlebia apicalis -> Protereisma apicalisInfo
Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)Small CopperInfo
Lycaena phlaeas eleus (Fabricius, 1798)Small CopperInfo
Lysandra bellargus -> Polyommatus bellargusAdonis BlueInfo
Lysandra bellargus albolineata (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus brunnescens (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus ceronus-lunulata (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus cuneo-lunulata (Tutt, 1909)Info
Lysandra bellargus marginata (Tutt, 1896)Info
Lysandra bellargus tripuncta (Courvoisier, 1903)Info
Lysandra coridon -> Polyommatus coridonChalkhill BlueInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Maculinea arion eutyphron (Fruhstorfer, 1915)Large BlueInfo
Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)The LackeyInfo
Maniola jurtina (Linnaeus, 1758)Meadow BrownSite
Maniola jurtina insularis (Thompson, 1969)Info
Mecynoptera splendida (A. Handlirsch, 1904)Info
Melanargia galathea serena (Verity, 1913)Marbled WhiteInfo
Melitaea athalia (Rottemburg, 1775)Heath FritillaryInfo
Melitaea athalia atrovittata (Turati, 1910)Info
Melitaea athalia basalis (Tutt, 1898)Info
Melitaea athalia cymothoe (Bertolini, 1829)Info
Melitaea athalia ligata (Caruel, 1944)Info
Melitaea athalia nigropunctata (Caruel, 1944)Info
Melitaea athalia subtusnigrescens (Caruel, 1944)Info
Melitaea athalia tectensis (Cabeau, 1922)Info
Melitaea athalia virgata (Tutt, 1896)Info
Mellicta athalia -> Melitaea athaliaHeath FritillaryInfo
Metalampra italica (Baldizzone, 1977)Info
Miltochrista miniata (J.r. Forster, 1771)Rosy FootmanInfo
Moerbes alveolella (Ragonot, 1888)Info
Mompha quadrilobella ()Info
Monsteropterum moravicum (J. Kukalová-peck, 1972)Info
Morpho amphitryon amphitryon (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Mythimna straminea (Treitschke, 1825)Southern WainscotInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neozephyrus quercus -> Quercusia quercusPurple HairstreakInfo
Neozephyrus quercus infraflavomaculata (Lempke, 1956)Info
Noctua comes (Hübner, 1813)Lesser Yellow UnderwingInfo
Noctua pronuba (Linnaeus, 1758)Large Yellow UnderwingInfo
Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)Large TortoiseshellInfo
Nymphalis polychloros parvipuncta (Lempke, 1956)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochlodes venata (Bremer & Grey, 1853)Large SkipperInfo
Odysia molaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Oiratia valida (A. V. Martynov, 1930)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pancalia schmidtella -> Pancalia leuwenhoekellaInfo
Papilio jason ampyx -> Graphium dosonInfo
Pararge aegeria (Linnaeus, 1758)Speckled WoodSite
Pararge aegeria tircis (Godart, 1821)Speckled WoodInfo
Peoria tetradella (Zeller, 1872)Info
Phalera bucephala (Linnaeus, 1758)Buff-tipSite
Phragmatobia fuliginosa (Linnaeus, 1758)Ruby TigerInfo
Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)Small WhiteSite
Pieris brassicae fasciata (Kiefer, 1918)Info
Pieris brassicae postice-ochreata (Verity, 1919)Info
Pieris napi (Linnaeus, 1758)Green-veined WhiteInfo
Pieris napi sabellicae (Stephens, 1827)Green-veined WhiteInfo
Pieris rapae (Linnaeus, 1758)White butterflySite
Pieris rapae impunctata (Le Moult, 1944)Info
Plebejus argus argus (Linnaeus, 1758)Silver-studded BlueInfo
Plebejus argus caernensis (Thompson, 1937)Silver-studded BlueInfo
Polygonia c-album (Linnaeus, 1758)CommaSite
Polygonia c-album hutchinsoni (Robson, 1896)Info
Polygonia c-album suffusa (Frohawk, 1938)Info
Polyommatus damone carmon (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Info
Polyommatus icarus (Rottemburg, 1775)Common BlueSite
Polyommatus icarus icarus (Rottemburg, 1775)Common BlueInfo
Prosotas aluta aluta ()Info
Pyrgus malvae (Linnaeus, 1758)Grizzled SkipperInfo
Pyrgus malvae intermedia (Schilde, 1886)Info
Pyrgus malvae taras (Bergstrasser, 1780)Info
Pyroderces jonesella (Legrand, 1966)Info
Pyronia tithonus (Linnaeus, 1767)Hedge BrownSite
Pyronia tithonus britanniae (Verity, 1915)Hedge BrownInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sabitaptus lagagei (P. Pruvost, 1930)Info
Scoparia tersella -> Toulgoetodes tersellaInfo
Speyeria cybele cybele (Fabricius, 1775)Great Spangled FritillaryInfo
Sychesia dryas tupus (Jordan, 1916)Info
Synoria euglyphella (Ragonot, 1888)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taenaris dimona areia (Fruhstorfer, 1904)Info
Tellervo norinia (Fruhstorfer, 1911)Info
Thecla acastoides -> Cyanophrys acasteInfo
Thecla betulae (Linnaeus, 1758)Brown HairstreakInfo
Thecla betulae lutea (Tutt, 1907)Info
Thecla laudonia (Hewitson, 1867)Info
Thymelicus acteon (Rottemburg, 1775)Lulworth SkipperInfo
Thymelicus lineola (Ochsenheimer, 1808)Essex SkipperInfo
Thymelicus sylvestris (Poda, 1761)Small SkipperInfo
Thymelicus sylvestris latenigra (Verity, 1920)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)Red AdmiralSite
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Vanessa cardui ocellata (Rebel, 1910)Info
Vanessa cardui rogeri (Meilhan, 1929)Info
Vanessa cardui septiespupillata (Verity, 1919)Info
Vanessa cardui sexiespupillata (Verity, 1919)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zygaena filipendulae (Linnaeus, 1758)Six-Spot BurnetInfo
220 Species in Lepidoptera for Paleozoic 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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