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Distribution path and Subregions of Quaternary (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Cenozoic - Quaternary
Subregions: Holocene, Pleistocene (Lower Pleistocene, Middle Pleistocene, Upper Pleistocene)
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Quaternary
Class
Quaternary
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 184 families, 701 genera, 1463 species
Tree
Subclass
Quaternary
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 183 families, 700 genera, 1462 species
Tree
Infraclass
Quaternary
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 179 families, 696 genera, 1457 species
Tree
Superorder
Quaternary
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 138 families, 626 genera, 1374 species
Tree
Order
Quaternary
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 15 families, 43 genera, 58 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
Quaternary
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     15 families, 43 genera, 58 species

Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Quaternary
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesTiger Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) -> Eulophidae - 1 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesErebid Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 10 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 1 SpeciesLappet Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 15 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 11 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 3 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 1 SpeciesPlume Moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 1 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 1 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
15 Families with 58 Species in Quaternary


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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Quaternary
Species with ANext  
Adelpha serpa hyas (Boisduval, 1852)Info
Amauris phaedon (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Angerona electrina (C. Giebel, 1862)Info
Archonias brassolis julus (J. Hübner, 1823)Info
Astraptes galesus galesus (Mabille, 1888)Info
Atomaria mesomela (Herbst, 1792)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Belenois crawshayi (Butler, 1894)Crawshay´s WhiteInfo
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Cercopis aurata (C. Giebel, 1862)Info
Chamaepsichia cetonia (Razowski, 2011)Info
Charidea metis (J. W. Dalman, 1826)Info
Codatractus bryaxis (Hewitson, 1867)Golden Mottled-SkipperInfo
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Dalla hesperioides hister (Evans, 1955)Hesperioides SkipperlingInfo
Danaus genutia tychius (Fruhstorfer, 1910)Info
Desmoloma chironomus (Dyar, 1910)Info
Dusponera fannia (Schaus, 1916)Info
Dysschema noctuites (Butler, 1872)Info
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Elaphrus americanus (Dejean, 1831)Info
Elaphrus angusticollis (R. F. Sahlberg, 1844)Info
Elaphrus californicus (Mannerheim, 1843)Info
Elaphrus clairvillei (Kirby, 1837)Info
Elaphrus cupreus (Duftschmid, 1812)Info
Elaphrus finitimus (Casey, 1920)Info
Elaphrus irregularis (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Elaphrus japonicus (Ueno, 1954)Info
Elaphrus lapponicus (Gyllenhal, 1810)Info
Elaphrus lecontei (Crotch, 1876)Info
Elaphrus purpurans (Hausen, 1891)Info
Elaphrus riparius (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Elaphrus sibiricus (Motschulsky, 1844)Info
Elaphrus tuberculatus (Maklin, 1878)Info
Elbella patrobas patrobus -> Elbella patrobas patrobasInfo
Elymnias panthera panthera (Fabricius, 1787)Tawny PalmflyInfo
Ematurga atomaria atomaria (Linnaeus, 1758)Common HeathInfo
Erinnyis cercyon -> Erinnyis lassauxiiInfo
Eurois occulta (Linnaeus, 1758)Great Gray DartInfo
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Gastroplakaeis agroeca (Hering, 1928)Info
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Hesperia colorado harpalus (W. H. Edwards, 1881)Western Branded SkipperInfo
Hestina japonica (Felder, 1862)Info
Hypolimnas anomala anomala (Wallace, 1869)Malayan EggflyInfo
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Junonia erigone erigone (Cramer, 1775)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kedestes lema lema (Neave, 1910)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Napeogenes tolosa amara (Godman, 1899)Tolosa TigerwingInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachacutia mantura mantura (Hewitson, 1876)Info
Papilio maackii (Ménétriés, 1859)Alpine Black SwallowtailInfo
Phoebis argante cypris -> Phoebis argante arganteInfo
Pterophorus trachyphloeus -> Oxyptilus epidectisInfo
Pusiola leiodes (Kiriakoff, 1954)Info
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quedius boops (Gravenhorst, 1802)Info
Quedius deperditus (S. H. Scudder, 1900)Info
Quedius uteanus (Casey, 1915)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhescyntis hippodamia hippodamia (Cramer, 1777)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scardamia chrysolina (Meyrick, 1892)Info
Stenoma hydraena (Meyrick, 1916)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taenaris catops catops (Westwood, 1851)Info
Telicota colon colon ()Info
Tinea biselliella -> Tineola bisselliellaCommon clothes mothInfo
Trichaeta molanna (Wallengren, 1857)Info
Species with YBack  Top
Ypthima pandocus corticaria (Butler, 1879)Common Three RingInfo
58 Species in Lepidoptera for Quaternary 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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