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Distribution path and Subregions of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Lesser Antilles - Windward Islands - Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Subregions: Grenadines, Saint Vincent
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Class
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 150 families, 633 genera, 949 species
Tree
Subclass
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 150 families, 633 genera, 949 species
Tree
Infraclass
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 148 families, 631 genera, 946 species
Tree
Superorder
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 114 families, 529 genera, 805 species
Tree
Order
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 16 families, 48 genera, 59 species
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Tree
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.495    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
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     16 families, 48 genera, 59 species

Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesTiger Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 3 SpeciesGrass moth
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 14 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 1 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 6 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 7 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 1 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 3 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
16 Families with 59 Species in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines


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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Species with ANext  
Acrocercops apicepunctella (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Acrocercops insulella (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Agylla nigricans -> Thelocoris nigricansInfo
Allosmaitia piplea (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Godman´s HairstreakInfo
Anartia jatrophae (Linnaeus, 1763)White peacockInfo
Appias paulina galathea (Felder, 1862)Info
Ascia monuste virginia (Godart, 1819)Great Southern WhiteInfo
Astraptes anaphus anausis (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Caribbean Yellow-tipped FlasherInfo
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Battus polydamas grenadensis (A. Hall, 1930)Polydamas SwallowtailInfo
Battus polydamas vincentius (Rothschild & Jordan, 1906)Polydamas SwallowtailInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caligo illioneus oberon (Butler, 1870)Dusky Owl-ButterflyInfo
Calonotos tripunctata (Druce, 1898)Info
Caloptilia aeneocapitella (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Cercopis cognata (Distant, 1908)Info
Chioides catillus (Cramer, 1780)White-striped LongtailInfo
Chioides vintra -> Chioides catillusSt. Vincent LongtailInfo
Chiomara asychis grenada (Evans, 1953)White-patterned SkipperInfo
Chiomara asychis vincenta (Evans, 1953)White-patterned SkipperInfo
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Danaus plexippus insularis ()Info
Dichomeris rusticus (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Dryas iulia framptoni (Riley, 1926)JuliaInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Electrostrymon angerona (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Bronze HairstreakInfo
Electrostrymon burdi -> Electrostrymon angeronaInfo
Epargyreus zestos zestos (Geyer, 1832)Zestos SkipperInfo
Erinnyis penaeus -> Erinnyis oenotrusInfo
Eurema albula albula -> Eurema albula espinosaeWhite YellowInfo
Eurema albula espinosae (Fernández, 1928)Info
Eurema arbela gratiosa (E. Doubleday, 1847)Disjunct YellowInfo
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Gnamptonyx innexa (Walker, 1858)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemiargus ceraunus (Fabricius, 1793)Ceraunus BlueInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janatella leucodesma (Felder, 1861)Whitened CrescentInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptocera discalis (Malloch, 1912)Info
Leptocera dolorosa (Williston, 1896)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megalorhipida compsochares (Meyrick, 1886)Info
Milanion pilumnus pilumnus (Mabille & Boullet, 1917)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neurophyseta normalis (Hampson, 1912)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ozarba khadrafica -> Ozarba atriferaInfo
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Panoquina panoquinoides eugeon (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Obscure SkipperInfo
Pararge aegeria tircis (Godart, 1821)Speckled WoodInfo
Perileucoptera coffeella -> Leucoptera coffeellaCoffee leaf minerInfo
Pieris napi sabellicae (Stephens, 1827)Green-veined WhiteInfo
Plebejus argus argus (Linnaeus, 1758)Silver-studded BlueInfo
Polites dictynna (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Lesser WhirlaboutInfo
Polites vibex dictynna (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Info
Polygonus savigny punctus (Bell & Comstock, 1948)Manuel’s SkipperInfo
Proteides mercurius vincenti (Bell & Comstock, 1948)Mercurial SkipperInfo
Pseudolycaena cybele -> Pseudolycaena marsyasSt. Vincent HairstreakInfo
Pseudolycaena marsyas (Linnaeus, 1758)Marsyas HairstreakInfo
Pseudolycaena marsyas cybele (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Info
Pygospila tyres (Cramer, 1780)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhabdodryas trite watsoni (Brown, 1929)Straight-lined SulphurInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saphenista lacteipalpis (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775)Beet webwormInfo
Stoermeriana omana (De Freina & Witt, 1988)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Telemachus anaphus anausis ()Info
Thecla sangala (Hewitson, 1868)Info
Thylacoptila paurosema (Meyrick, 1888)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urbanus obscurus (Hewitson, 1867)Stub-tailed SkipperInfo
Species with WBack  Top
Wallengrenia ophites (Smith, 1797)Broken Dash SkipperInfo
59 Species in Lepidoptera for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 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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