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Distribution path and Subregions of Qatar (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Qatar
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Qatar
Class
Qatar
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 29 families, 78 genera, 91 species
Tree
Subclass
Qatar
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 29 families, 78 genera, 91 species
Tree
Infraclass
Qatar
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 29 families, 78 genera, 91 species
Tree
Superorder
Qatar
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 28 families, 77 genera, 90 species
Tree
Order
Qatar
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 10 families, 34 genera, 41 species
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.424    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
Qatar
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     10 families, 34 genera, 41 species

Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Qatar
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesTiger Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesGrass moth
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 12 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 3 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 5 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHawk Moths
10 Families with 41 Species in Qatar


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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Qatar
Species with ANext  
Acherontia atropos (Linnaeus, 1758)Death´s-head Hawk-mothInfo
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Armada philbyi (Wiltshire, 1979)Info
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)Silver YSite
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Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
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Clytie haifae (Habich, 1905)Info
Colias croceus (Fourcroy, 1785)Clouded YellowSite
Cornifrons ulceratalis (Lederer, 1858)Info
Cornutiplusia circumflexa (Linnaeus, 1767)Essex YInfo
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Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)Oleander Hawk-mothInfo
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Euchromius ocellea (Haworth, 1811)Necklace VeneerInfo
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Helicoverpa zea (Boddie, 1850)Cotton BollwormInfo
Heliothis peltigera (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Bordered StrawInfo
Herpetogramma licarsisalis (Walker, 1859)Grass WebwormInfo
Hippotion celerio (L., 1758)Silver-striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hyles lineata -> Hyles livornicaWhite-lined Hawk-mothInfo
Hyles livornica (Esper, 1779)Striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hypotia qatarica (Leraut, 2007)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Lygephila exsiccata -> Tathorhynchus exsiccataInfo
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Madais fausta fausta (Olivier, 1804)Info
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Nomophila noctuella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Rush VeneerInfo
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Papilio demoleus demoleus (Linnaeus, 1758)Lime SwallowtailInfo
Pieris rapae (Linnaeus, 1758)White butterflySite
Pontia glauconome (Klug, 1829)Desert WhiteInfo
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Scopula coenosaria -> Scopula luridataInfo
Scopula luridata (Zeller, 1847)Info
Scopula minorata ochroleucaria (Herrich-schäffer, 1847)Info
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)Small Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval, 1833)Mediterranean BrocadeInfo
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Tarucus balkanicus (Freyer, 1844)Balkan PierrotInfo
Tarucus rosaceus (Austaut, 1885)Mediterranean BlueInfo
Tathorhynchus exsiccata (Lederer, 1855)Levant BlackneckInfo
Trichoplusia ni (Hübner, 1803)Cabbage LooperInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Utetheisa callima (Linnaeus, 1758)Crimson-speckled FlunkeyInfo
Utetheisa pulchella -> Utetheisa callimaCrimson-speckled FlunkeyInfo
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Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Species with ZBack  Top
Zizeeria knysna (Trimen, 1862)Dark Grass BlueInfo
41 Species in Lepidoptera for Qatar 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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