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Distribution path and Subregions of Saudi Arabia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Saudi Arabia
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Saudi Arabia
Class
Saudi Arabia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 215 families, 1389 genera, 2979 species
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Subclass
Saudi Arabia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 213 families, 1387 genera, 2975 species
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Infraclass
Saudi Arabia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 209 families, 1383 genera, 2971 species
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Superorder
Saudi Arabia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 152 families, 1142 genera, 2575 species
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Order
Saudi Arabia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 39 families, 458 genera, 971 species
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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
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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
Saudi Arabia
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     39 families, 458 genera, 971 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Saudi Arabia
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 4 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 5 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 2 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 32 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 15 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 31 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 48 SpeciesGrass moth
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 14 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) -> Eulophidae - 1 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 85 SpeciesErebid Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 3 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 19 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 88 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 13 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 7 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lecithoceridae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesTropical Longhorned Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 42 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 271 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 19 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 43 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 2 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 40 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 5 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 24 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 38 SpeciesSnout Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 4 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 17 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 43 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTimber Moths
39 Families with 971 Species in Saudi Arabia
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Saudi Arabia
Species with ANext  
Acantholipes aurea (Berio, 1966)Info
Acantholipes aureus (Berio, 1966)Info
Acantholipes circumdata (Walker, 1858)Info
Acantholipes regularis (Hübner, 1813)Info
Acanthopsyche carayoni (Bourgogne, 1986)Info
Achaea catella (Guenée, 1852)Banded AchaeaInfo
Achaea faber (Holland, 1894)Info
Achaea finita (Guenée, 1852)Finite AchaeaInfo
Achaea ino -> Achaea mercatoriaInfo
Achaea mercatoria (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Achaea trapezoides (Guenée, 1862)Info
Achyra nudalis (Hübner, 1796)Info
Acidromodes nilotica (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Acontia albarabica (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Acontia asbenensis (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Acontia basifera (Walker, 1857)Info
Acontia binominata (Butler, 1892)Info
Acontia crassivalva (Wiltshire, 1947)Info
Acontia dichroa (Hampson, 1914)Info
Acontia hortensis (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Acontia imitatrix -> Acontia zelleriInfo
Acontia insocia (Walker, 1858)Info
Acontia lactea (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008)Info
Acontia leucotrigona (Hampson, 1905)Info
Acontia notabilis (Walker, 1857)Info
Acontia nubila (Hampson, 1910)Info
Acontia philbyi (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Acontia semialba (Hampson, 1910)Info
Acontia sudarabica (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Acontia trabealis -> Emmelia trabealisSpotted SulphurInfo
Acontia transfigurata -> Acontia zelleriInfo
Acontia trimaculata -> Acontia umbrigeraInfo
Acontia umbrigera (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Acontia yemenensis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Acontia zelleri (Wallengren, 1856)Info
Acraea chilo (Godman, 1880)Info
Acraea chilo yemensis (Le Doux, 1931)Info
Acraea crystallina -> Acraea chiloInfo
Acraea doubledayi -> Acraea oncaeaInfo
Acraea doubledayi azvaki (, 1980)Info
Acraea encedon rathjensi (Le Doux, 1933)Info
Acraea gaekwari (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Acraea neobule (Doubleday, 1847)Wandering Donkey AcraeaInfo
Acraea oncaea (Hopffer, 1855)Window AcraeaInfo
Acraea rosina -> Acraea chiloInfo
Acraea serena (Fabricius, 1775)Dancing AcraeaInfo
Acraea wissmanni -> Acraea chiloInfo
Acrobasopsis talhouki -> Acrobasopsis acrobasellaInfo
Acrolepia aiea (Swezey, 1933)Info
Adisura bella (Gaede, 1915)Info
Aegle exsiccata (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Aegocera rectilinea (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Aethalopteryx wiltshirei (R.v. Yakovlev, 2009)Info
Africalpe intrusa -> Africalpe vagabundaInfo
Africalpe vagabunda (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Afrikanetz makumazan (R.v. Yakovlev, 2009)Info
Afroarabiella tahamae (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Agdistis arabica (Amsel, 1958)Info
Agdistis bellissima (Arenberger, 1975)Info
Agdistis frankeniae (Zeller, 1847)Info
Agdistis hakimah (Arenberger, 1985)Info
Agdistis nanodes (Meyrick, 1906)Info
Agdistis obstinata (Meyrick, 1920)Info
Agdistis olei (Arenberger, 1976)Info
Agdistis parvella (Amsel, 1958)Info
Agdistis tamaricis (Zeller, 1847)Tamarisk PlumeSite
Agrotis aridior -> Agrotis pictifasciaInfo
Agrotis biconica (Kollar, 1844)Info
Agrotis herzogi (Rebel, 1911)Spalding´s DartInfo
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Agrotis legraini (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Agrotis pictifascia (Hampson, 1896)Info
Agrotis saracenica (Tams, 1925)Info
Agrotis sardzeana (Brandt, 1941)Info
Agrotis segetum (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Agrotis trux (Hübner, 1824)Crescent DartInfo
Albarracina baui (Standfuss, 1890)Info
Alcterogystia frater (Warnecke, 1929)Info
Alcterogystia l-nigra (Bethune-baker, 1894)Info
Aletia octogesima (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Alloclita cerritella (Riedl, 1993)Info
Alloclita coleophorella (Riedl, 1993)Info
Alloclita delozona (Meyrick, 1919)Info
Alloclita fasciella (Amsel, 1958)Info
Alloclita insignitella (Riedl, 1993)Info
Alloclita subitariella (Riedl, 1993)Info
Amazonides aulombardi (Hacker & Legrain, 2002)Info
Amicta arabica (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Amseloecia arabica (Povolny, 1983)Info
Amyna axis -> Ilattia axisEight-SpotInfo
Amyna delicata (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Amyna punctum (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Anabasis postica (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Anagasta kuehniella -> Ephestia kuehniellaMediterranean flour mothInfo
Anarta trifolii -> Nutmeg trifoliiClover cutwormInfo
Ancylodes fuscella (Amsel, 1958)Info
Ancylolomia arabella (Bleszynski, 1965)Info
Ancylolomia benderella -> Ancylolomia micropalpellaInfo
Ancylolomia micropalpella (Amsel, 1951)Info
Ancylosis faustinella (Zeller, 1867)Info
Ancylosis lacteicostella (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Ancylosis limoniella (Chrétien, 1911)Info
Ancylosis nigritarsea (Hampson, 1896)Info
Ancylosis nubeculella (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Ancylosis obscuripunctella (Roesler, 1973)Info
Ancylosis partitella (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Ancylosis samaritanella (Zeller, 1867)Info
Ancylosis yerburii (Butler, 1884)Info
Anedhella abuzurhairai (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Anerastia ablutella -> Raphimetopus ablutellaGreen BorerInfo
Anomalotinea arabica (Petersen, 1961)Info
Anomis flava (Fabricius, 1775)White-pupiled Scallop MothInfo
Anomis leona (Schaus & Clements, 1893)Info
Antarchaea conicephala -> Raparna conicephalaInfo
Antarchaea digramma (Walker, 1863)Info
Antarchaea erubescens (Bang-haas, 1910)Info
Antarchaea fragilis -> Phytometra fragilisInfo
Anthene amarah (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Black-striped HairtailInfo
Anthene arora (Larsen, 1983)Info
Anticarsia irrorata (Fabricius, 1781)Owl mothInfo
Anticarsia rubricans -> Anticarsia irrorataOwl mothInfo
Antigastra catalaunalis (Duponchel, 1833)Sesame Leafroller MothInfo
Anumeta arabiae (Wiltshire, 1961)Info
Anumeta asiatica (Wiltshire, 1961)Info
Anumeta atrosignata (Walker, 1858)Info
Anumeta spilota -> Anumeta atrosignataInfo
Aphelia deserticolor (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Aphomia sabella (Hampson, 1901)Greater Date MothInfo
Apisa arabica (Warnecke, 1934)Info
Apisa cana -> Balacra tamsiInfo
Apisa canescens (Walker, 1855)Info
Apisa lippensi -> Apisa arabicaInfo
Apisa microcanescens -> Balacra tamsiInfo
Apostibes dhahrani (Passerin D´entrèves & Roggero, 2003)Info
Aproaerema alfalfella -> Aproaerema anthyllidellaInfo
Archinola pyralidia (Hampson, 1896)Info
Arcoptilia gizan (Arenberger, 1985)Info
Arctiocossus aries (Püngeler, 1902)Info
Arctiocossus striolatus (Staudinger, 1899)Info
Arcyophora longivalvis (Guenée, 1852)Info
Arcyophora patricula (Hampson, 1902)Info
Arenipses sabella -> Aphomia sabellaGreater Date MothInfo
Armada maritima (Brandt, 1939)Info
Ascalenia eremella -> Ascalenia viviparellaInfo
Ascalenia vanelloides (Gerasimov, 1930)Info
Ascalenia viviparella (Kasy, 1969)Info
Asota speciosa (Drury, 1773)Specious TigerInfo
Asplenia melanodonta (Hampson, 1896)Info
Athetis gizana (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Athetis pigra (Guenée, 1852)Info
Athrips irritans (Povolny, 1989)Info
Athrips sisterina (Povolny, 1989)Info
Atomorpha khalia (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Attatha metaleuca (Hampson, 1913)Info
Aucha polyphaenoides (Wiltshire, 1961)Info
Aucha purpurascens -> Aucha polyphaenoidesInfo
Autoba abrupta (Walker, 1865)Info
Azanus jesous (Guérin-méneville, 1849)African Babul BlueInfo
Azanus moriqua (Wallengren, 1857)Black-bordered Babul BlueInfo
Azanus ubaldus (Stoll, 1782)Bright Babul BlueInfo
Azygophleps sheikh (Yakovlev & Saldaitis, 2011)Info
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Bactra bactrana (Kennel, 1901)Info
Bactra diakonoffi (Amsel, 1958)Info
Bactra minima (Meyrick, 1909)Info
Bactra simpliciana (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Bactra venosana (Zeller, 1847)Nutsedge BorerInfo
Balacra tamsi (Kiriakoff, 1957)Info
Bastilla angularis (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Bastilla uvarovi (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Bazaria pempeliella (Ragonot, 1893)Info
Beihania cuculiella (Wiltshire, 1967)Info
Beihania philbyi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Belenois creona leucogyne (Butler, 1885)Info
Bembecia atrocaudata (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Beralade gibbonsi (Wiltshire, 1947)Info
Bifascia nigralbella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Bifascioides leucomelanella (Rebel, 1916)Info
Bombycopsis pittawayi (Wiltshire & Legrain, 1997)Info
Borbo gemella (Mabille, 1884)Twin SwiftInfo
Borocera marginepunctata (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Brachyglossina cornutosa (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Brachyglossina sonyae (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Brachyglossina tibbuana (Herbulot, 1965)Info
Braura sultani (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Brephidium exilis (Boisduval, 1852)Western Pygmy BlueInfo
Brevipecten biscornuta (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Brithysana africana (Laporte, 1973)Info
Bryotropha domestica (Haworth, 1828)House GroundlingInfo
Bussa maculella -> Thylacoptila paurosemaInfo
Byblia anvatara acheloia (Wallengren, 1857)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacyreus virilis (Aurivillius, 1924)Mocker BlueInfo
Cadra calidella (Guenée, 1845)Dried Fruit MothInfo
Calesia desdemona -> Calesia xanthognathaInfo
Calesia xanthognatha (Hampson, 1926)Info
Callopistria latreillei (Duponchel, 1827)Latreille´s LatinInfo
Callyna figurans (Walker, 1858)Info
Calopieris eulimene (Klug, 1829)Info
Calycobathra arabicella (Kasy, 1968)Info
Calycobathra striatella (Kasy, 1968)Info
Caradrina aldegaitheri (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Caradrina anomoeosis (Hampson, 1902)Info
Caradrina clavipalpis -> Paradrina clavipalpisPale Mottled WillowInfo
Caradrina dissimulata -> Caradrina katherinaInfo
Caradrina elongata (Plante, 1997)Info
Caradrina localis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Caradrina pseudocosma (Plante, 1997)Info
Caradrina soudanensis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Caradrina stenoeca (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Caranilla uvarovi (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Carcharoda yemenicola (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Casama vilis (Walker, 1865)Info
Catacreagra galeodes (Meyrick, 1910)Info
Catamecia arabica -> Catamecia minimaInfo
Catopsilia florella (Fabricius, 1775)African EmigrantInfo
Cephonodes trochilus (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Cerynea hesuensis (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Charaxes hansali (Felder, 1867)Cream-banded CharaxesInfo
Charaxes hansalii -> Charaxes hansaliCream-banded CharaxesInfo
Charaxes varanes (Cramer, 1764)Karkloof EmperorInfo
Charissa lequatrei (Herbulot, 1988)Info
Chiasmia buettikeri (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Chiasmia frontosa (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Chiasmia fumida (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Chiasmia semialbida (Prout, 1915)Info
Chiasmia subcurvaria (Mabille, 1897)Info
Chilades galba (Lederer, 1855)Persian Grass BlueInfo
Chilades parrhasius (Fabricius, 1793)Indian CupidInfo
Chilades trochylus (Freyer, 1843)Grass JewelInfo
Chiromachla torbeni (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Chlorerythra rubriplaga sinaica (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Chloroclystis annimasi (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Choanograptis ammina (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Choanograptis hamuligera (Diakonoff, 1953)Info
Chondrostega nigrifusa (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Choreutis aegyptiaca (Zeller, 1867)Info
Choreutis hypocroca -> Choreutis aegyptiacaInfo
Chrysodeixis chalcites (Esper, 1789)Golden Twin-spotInfo
Churia typhla (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Cigaritis acamas bellatrix (Butler, 1886)Info
Cirriphora pharaonana (Kollar, 1858)Info
Cleora pavlitzkiae (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Clytie devia (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Clytie euryphaea (Hampson, 1918)Info
Clytie illunaris (Hübner, 1813)Trent Double-stripeInfo
Clytie infrequens (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Clytie orientalis (Rungs, 1975)Info
Clytie orthomelaina (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Clytie sabaea -> Clytie scotorrhizaInfo
Clytie scotorrhiza (Hampson, 1913)Info
Clytie tropicalis (Rungs, 1975)Info
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Cochylimorpha lagara (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Coleophora aegyptiacae (Walsingham, 1907)Info
Coleophora ammodyta (Falkovitsh, 1970)Info
Coleophora arabica -> Coleophora viettellaInfo
Coleophora arachnias (Meyrick, 1922)Info
Coleophora asirensis (Baldizzone, 1990)Info
Coleophora aularia (Meyrick, 1924)Info
Coleophora buettikeri (Baldizzone, 1990)Info
Coleophora capella (Baldizzone, 1990)Info
Coleophora cyrniella (Rebel, 1926)Info
Coleophora dylineella -> Coleophora cyrniellaInfo
Coleophora emberizella (Baldizzone, 1984)Info
Coleophora fuscostraminella -> Klimeschja hospitiellaInfo
Coleophora haplopennella -> Coleophora aulariaInfo
Coleophora hederella -> Coleophora arachniasInfo
Coleophora hospitiella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Coleophora jebeli (Baldizzone, 1984)Info
Coleophora jerusalemella (Toll, 1942)Info
Coleophora lasloella (Baldizzone, 1982)Info
Coleophora latistriella -> Coleophora praecipuaInfo
Coleophora latistrigella -> Coleophora praecipuaInfo
Coleophora nurmahal (Toll, 1957)Info
Coleophora praecipua (Walsingham, 1907)Info
Coleophora richteri -> Klimeschja hospitiellaInfo
Coleophora sarehma (Toll, 1957)Info
Coleophora saudita (Baldizzone, 1984)Info
Coleophora shadeganensis -> Coleophora arachniasInfo
Coleophora simulatella -> Coleophora cyrniellaInfo
Coleophora stimuligera -> Coleophora praecipuaInfo
Coleophora sudanella (Rebel, 1916)Info
Coleophora surniella (Baldizzone, 1990)Info
Coleophora viettella (Toll, 1956)Info
Colias croceus (Fourcroy, 1785)Clouded YellowSite
Colias electo meneliki (Berger, 1940)Info
Colias marnoana (Rogenhofer, 1884)Pale Clouded YellowInfo
Colobochyla platyzona (Lederer, 1870)Info
Colotis amata calais (Cramer, 1775)Info
Colotis antevippe zera (Lucas, 1852)Info
Colotis chrysonome (Klug, 1829)Golden Arab TipInfo
Colotis daira (Klug, 1829)Black-Marked Orange TipInfo
Colotis danae (Fabricius, 1775)Scarlet TipInfo
Colotis danae eupompe (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis ephyia (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis eris (Klug, 1829)Banded Gold TipInfo
Colotis euippe exole (Reiche, 1850)Info
Colotis evagore (Klug, 1829)Desert Orange TipInfo
Colotis evarne (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis fausta fausta (Olivier, , 1804)Info
Colotis fausta vi (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Colotis halimede (Klug, 1829)Yellow Patch WhiteInfo
Colotis liagore (Klug, 1829)Desert Orange TipInfo
Colotis phisadia (Godart, 1819)Blue-spotted ArabInfo
Colotis protomedia -> Colotis protractusYellow Splendour TipInfo
Colotis protractus (Butler, 1876)Blue-spotted ArabInfo
Colotis ungemachi (Le Cerf, 1922)Info
Comostolopsis simplex (Warren, 1902)Info
Comostolopsis stillata (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Condica capensis (Guenée, 1852)The AfricanInfo
Condica conducta -> Condica capensisInfo
Condica illecta (Walker, 1865)Info
Condica viscosa (Freyer, 1831)Info
Copiphana ferrieri -> Corgatha subindicataInfo
Copiphana olivina -> Corgatha subindicataInfo
Cornutiplusia circumflexa (Linnaeus, 1767)Essex YInfo
Cossus aegyptiacus (Hampson, 1910)Info
Cossus aries -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus bianchii (Krüger, 1934)Info
Cossus bongiovannii -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus cheesmani -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus frater -> Alcterogystia fraterInfo
Cossus saharae -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Cossus striolatus -> Arctiocossus striolatusInfo
Cossus tahamae -> Afroarabiella tahamaeInfo
Cossus tahlai -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Cossus turati (Krüger, 1934)Info
Crambus averroellus (G. Bassi, 1990)Info
Crambus perspicuus (Walker, 1870)Info
Craniophora asirensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Craniophora fujianensis (A. Kiss & Gyulai, 2013)Info
Craniophora melanisans (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Creatonotos albidior -> Creatonotos defasciataInfo
Creatonotos brunnipennis -> Creatonotos defasciataInfo
Creatonotos defasciata (Holland, 1893)Info
Creatonotos leucanioides (Holland, 1893)Info
Crocidolomia pavonana (Fabricius, 1794)Cabbage Cluster CaterpillarInfo
Crocidosema plebejana (Zeller, 1847)Cotton tipwormInfo
Cryphia alfoqiya (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Cryphia arabtricula (Hacker, 2002)Info
Cryphia diehli (Boursin, 1960)Info
Cryphia fuscirena -> Cryphia paulinaInfo
Cryphia mizbilensis -> Cryphia paulinaInfo
Cryphia paulina (Staudinger, 1891)Info
Cryphia pittawayi (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Cryptophlebia melanopoda (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Cryptophlebia peltastica (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Ctenoplusia accentifera (Lefèbvre, 1827)Accent GemInfo
Ctenoplusia fracta (Walker, 1858)Info
Ctenoplusia furcifera (Walker, 1857)Info
Ctenoplusia limbirena (Guenée, 1852)Scar Bank GemInfo
Cucullia anthocharis (Boursin, 1969)Info
Cucullia boryphora (Fischer Von Waldheim, 1840)Info
Cucullia lignata -> Cucullia boryphoraInfo
Cucullia pittawayi (Wiltshire, 1987)Info
Cucullia rimula -> Cucullia boryphoraInfo
Cucullia wiltshirei (Ronkay, Ronky & Legrain, 2009)Info
Cydia alabastrina (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Cydia dissulta (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Cydia melanoptycha (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Cydia odontica (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Cydia periclydonia (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus dorippus (Klug, 1845)Dorippus TigerInfo
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)Oleander Hawk-mothInfo
Dasodis cladographa (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Deltophora fasciella (Sattler, 1979)Info
Deudorix antalus (Hopffer, 1855)Brown PlayboyInfo
Deudorix livia (Klug, 1834)Pomegranate PlayboyInfo
Dhahrania fasciella -> Alloclita delozonaInfo
Diacrotricha lanceatus (Arenberger, 1986)Info
Diadochia stigmatica (Wiltshire, 1984)Info
Diaphana indica (Saunders, 1851)Cucumber MothInfo
Dicerogastra chersotoides (Wiltshire, 1956)Info
Drasteria arabica (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Drasteria kabylaria (Bang-haas, 1906)Info
Duponchelia fovealis (Zeller, 1847)Exotic Greenhouse InvasiveInfo
Dyscia dodonaeeti (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Dysgonia angularis -> Bastilla angularisInfo
Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852)JigsawInfo
Dysmilichia pica (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Dyspessa intermedia -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Dyspessa kabylaria (A. Bang-haas, 1906)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Earias biplaga (Walker, 1866)Spiny BollwormInfo
Earias cupreoviridis (Walker, 1862)Info
Earias insulana (Boisduval, 1833)Cotton Spotted BollwormInfo
Earias waterstoni (Wiltshire, 1947)Info
Eccopsis wahlbergiana (Zeller, 1852)Info
Ectomyelois ceratoniae (Zeller, 1839)Locust bean mothInfo
Edosa amseli (G. Petersen & Gaedike, 1982)Info
Edosa islamella (Petersen & Gaedike, 1982)Info
Edosa philbyi (Robinson, 1985)Info
Emmalocera strigicostella (Hampson, 1896)Info
Emmelia trabealis (Scopoli, 1763)Spotted SulphurInfo
Emmelina monodactyla (Linnaeus, 1758)Morning-glory Plume MothSite
Emprepes dhahranalis (Amsel, 1958)Info
Empusa hedenborgii (Stal, 1871)Info
Empusa spinosa (Krauss, 1902)Info
Endothenia oblongana (Haworth, 1811)Downland MarbleInfo
Enolmis arabica (Passerin D´entreves, 1986)Info
Enolmis saudita (Passerin D´entreves, 1986)Info
Enterpia laudeti (Boisduval, 1840)Info
Eoophyla excentrica (Mey & Speidel, 1999)Info
Epharmottomena waterstoni (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Ephestia kuehniella (Zeller, 1879)Mediterranean Flour MothInfo
Ephysteris riadensis (Povolny, 1968)Info
Epigynopteryx guichardi (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Epischnia hofufella (Amsel, 1958)Info
Eremocossus proleuca -> Mormogystia proleucaInfo
Eremocossus senegalensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Eremocossus vaulogeri (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Eretmocera fasciata (Walsingham, 1896)Info
Ericeia congregata (Walker, 1858)Info
Ericeia waterstoni (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Estigmene tilkiani (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Ethmia quadrinotella (Mann, 1861)Info
Eublemma apicipunctalis (Brandt, 1939)Info
Eublemma baccalix (Swinhoe, 1886)Info
Eublemma bifasciata (Moore, 1881)Info
Eublemma buettikeri (Wiltshire, 1980)Pale-faced ClubskimmerInfo
Eublemma bulla (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Eublemma calida -> Eublemma cochylioidesInfo
Eublemma cochylioides (Guenée, 1852)Eublemma MothInfo
Eublemma deserti (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Eublemma ecthaemata (Hampson, 1896)Info
Eublemma gayneri (Rothschild, 1901)Info
Eublemma khonoides (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Eublemma pallidula (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)Info
Eublemma parva (Hübner, 1808)Small MarbledInfo
Eublemma pulcherrima (Wiltshire, 1982)Yellow-sided SkimmerInfo
Eublemma ragusana (Freyer, 1844)Info
Eublemma reducta (Butler, 1894)Info
Eublemma robertsi (Berio, 1969)Info
Eublemma scitula (Rambur, 1833)Info
Eublemma seminivea (Hampson, 1896)Info
Eublemma siticuosa (Lederer, 1858)Info
Eublemma stygiochroa (Hampson, 1910)Info
Eublemma taifensis (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Eublemma thermobasis (Hampson, 1910)Info
Eublemma tomentalis -> Eublemma bullaInfo
Euchloe aegyptiaca (Verity, 1911)Info
Euchloe belemia abyssinica (Stamm, 1928)Info
Euchloe charlonia (Donzel, 1842)Greenish Black-tipInfo
Euchloe falloui (Allard, 1867)Scarce Green-striped WhiteInfo
Euchloe falloui falloui (Allard, 1867)Info
Euchloe falloui saudi (Larsen, 1983)Info
Euchloron megaera (Linnaeus, 1758)Verdant HawkInfo
Euchromius cambridgei (Zeller, 1867)Info
Euchromius congruentella (Amsel, 1958)Info
Euchromius karsholti -> Euclasta bacescuiInfo
Euchromius viettei (BÅ‚eszynski, 1961)Info
Euchrysops lois (Butler, 1886)Info
Euchrysops malathana (Boisduval, 1833)Smoky bean cupidInfo
Euchrysops osiris (Hopffer, 1855)African CupidInfo
Euchrysops philbyi (Gabriel, 1954)Info
Eulocastra alfierii (Wiltshire, 1948)Info
Eulocastra erythra -> Eulocastra alfieriiInfo
Eulocastra ochrizona (Hampson, 1910)Info
Eupithecia jizlensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Eupithecia maerkerata (Schütze, 1961)Info
Eupithecia subregulosa (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Eupithecia tricerata (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Eupithecia wittmeri (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Euproctis cervina (Moore, 1879)Info
Eurema brigitta (Stoll, 1780)Broad-bordered Grass YellowInfo
Eurema hecabe solifera (Butler, 1875)Info
Eurytela dryope brittoni (Gabriel, 1954)Info
Eutelia catephioides (Guenée, 1852)Info
Eutelia mima (Prout, 1925)Info
Euxoa aquilina (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Euxoa oranaria -> Euxoa aquilinaInfo
Euxoa psimmythiosa -> Euxoa aquilinaInfo
Evergestis avicennae -> Evergestis desertalisInfo
Evergestis desertalis (Hübner, 1813)Info
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Feliniopsis consummata (Walker, 1857)Info
Feliniopsis hosplitoides (Laporte, 1979)Info
Feliniopsis talhouki (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Fulcrifera arabica (Amsel, 1958)Info
Fulcrifera leucophaea (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Fulcrifera refrigescens (Meyrick, 1924)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galtara regalis (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Gegenes hottentota (Latreille, 1827)Latreille´s SkipperInfo
Gegenes nostrodamus (Fabricius, 1793)Veloz de las RierasInfo
Gegenes pumilio (Hoffmannsegg, 1804)Dark HottentotInfo
Giaura dakkaki (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Glossotrophia adenensis -> Scopula agglomerataInfo
Glossotrophia buraimana -> Scopula alfieriiInfo
Glossotrophia montana (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Gnamptonyx innexa (Walker, 1858)Info
Gomalia elma (Trimen, 1862)African Mallow SkipperInfo
Grammodes stolida (Fabricius, 1775)The GeometricianInfo
Grapholita steringus (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Gypsonoma buettikeri (Razowski, 1995)Info
Gypsonoma riparia (Meyrick, 1933)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadena atrifusa (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Hadena avempacei (Tams, 1925)Info
Hadena laudeti -> Enterpia laudetiInfo
Hadena protai -> Hadena sanctaInfo
Hadena sancta (Staudinger, 1859)Info
Hadena trisagittata -> Hadena sanctaInfo
Haderonia proximoides (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Hadjina arabica (Hacker & Legrain, 2002)Info
Hadjina tyriobaphes (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Hadula trifolii (Hufnagel, 1766)Clover cutwormInfo
Hamanumida daedalus (Fabricius, 1775)GuineafowlInfo
Haplocestra similis (Aurivillius, 1910)Info
Harraria diehlella -> Thylacoptila paurosemaInfo
Harutaeographa adusta (Hreblay & L. Ronkay, 1999)Info
Hecatera bicolorata (Hufnagel, 1766)Broad-barred WhiteInfo
Hecatera weissi -> Hecatera bicolorataInfo
Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner, 1805)Old World bollwormSite
Heliocheilus confertissima (Walker, 1865)Info
Heliothela kruegeri -> Heliothela oreiasInfo
Heliothela ophideresana (Walker, 1863)Info
Heliothela oreias (Turner, 1915)Info
Heliothela pusilla -> Heliothela oreiasInfo
Heliothis nubigera (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Eastern Bordered StrawInfo
Heliothis peltigera (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Bordered StrawInfo
Heliothis perstriata (Hampson, 1903)Info
Heliothis perstriata (Hampson, 1903)Info
Heliothis philbyi (Brandt, 1941)Info
Heliothis philbyi (Brandt, 1941)Info
Hellula undalis (Fabricius, 1781)Old World WebwormInfo
Hemidromodes sabulifera (Prout, 1922)Info
Hemidromodes triforma (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Heringita amselina (Gozmany, 1954)Info
Herpetogramma licarsisalis (Walker, 1859)Grass WebwormInfo
Hesperesta arabica (Gozmany, 2000)Info
Heterographa pungeleri (Bartel, 1904)Info
Heterographis nubeculella -> Ancylosis nubeculellaInfo
Heteropalpia acrosticta (Puneler, 1904)Info
Heteropalpia asiria (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Heteropalpia cortytoides (Berio, 1939)Info
Heteropalpia exarata (Mabille, 1890)Info
Heteropalpia profesta (Christoph, 1887)Info
Heteropalpia robusta (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Heteropalpia rosacea (Rebel, 1907)Info
Heterostegane serrata (Fletcher D. S., 1958)Info
Hipoepa fractalis (Guenée, 1854)Pink Striped Oakworm MothInfo
Hipparchia tewfiki (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Hippotion celerio (L., 1758)Silver-striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hippotion moorei (Jordan, 1926)Info
Hippotion pentagramma (Hampson, 1910)Info
Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Holcocerus baloutchistanensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Holcocerus gloriosa (Erschoff, 1874)Info
Holcocerus gloriosus (Erschoff, 1874)Info
Holcocerus laudabilis -> Holcocerus gloriosaInfo
Holcocerus mesopotamicus -> Holcocerus gloriosusInfo
Holcocerus puengeleri -> Holcocerus gloriosaInfo
Hyles livornica (Esper, 1779)Striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hypena abyssinalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Hypena abyssinialis -> Hypena abyssinalisInfo
Hypena laceratalis (Walker, 1859)Lantana DefoliatorInfo
Hypena lividalis -> Ophiuche lividalisInfo
Hypena obacerralis (Walker, 1858)Info
Hypena obsitalis (Hübner, 1813)Bloxworth SnoutInfo
Hypena varialis (Walker, 1866)Info
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypolycaena aureolineata -> Hypolycaena pachalicaEastern HairstreakInfo
Hypolycaena pachalica (Butler, 1888)Eastern HairstreakInfo
Hypolycaena philippus (Fabricius, 1793)Common HairstreakInfo
Hypopta cognata -> Mormogystia reibelliiInfo
Hypopta mussolinii -> Mormogystia reibelliiInfo
Hypopta vaulogeri -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Hypotacha boursini -> Scodionyx mysticusInfo
Hypotacha ochribasalis (Hampson, 1896)Info
Hypotacha raffaldii (Berio, 1939)Info
Hypotia rufimarginalis (Hampson, 1896)Info
Hypotia vulgaris (Butler, 1881)Info
Hypsotropa lactealis (Rothschild, 1913)Info
Hypsotropa strictipennis (Butler, 1884)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iambiodes postpallida (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Idaea africarabica (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Idaea damadensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Idaea eremica (Brandt, 1941)Info
Idaea granulosa (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Idaea hathor (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Idaea hesuata (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Idaea illustrior (Wiltshire, 1952)Info
Idaea illustris (Brandt, 1941)Info
Idaea marjahensis (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Idaea mimetes (Brandt, 1941)Info
Idaea sanctaria (Staudinger, 1900)Info
Idaea sordida (Rothschild, 1913)Info
Idaea tahamae (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Idaea wittmeri (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Ilattia axis (Guenée, 1852)Info
Ilseopsis peterseni -> Scrobipalpa peterseniInfo
Iolaus glaucus (Butler, 1886)Info
Iolaus nursei (Butler, 1896)Info
Isotrias penedana (Trematerra, 2013)Info
Isturgia catalaunaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Isturgia disputaria (Guenée, 1858)Maltese BloomInfo
Isturgia philbyi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Isturgia sublimbata (Butler, 1884)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junonia aenaria (Fruhstorfer, 1912)Info
Junonia chorimene (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Golden PansyInfo
Junonia hierta (Fabricius, 1798)Yellow PansyInfo
Junonia hierta cebrene (Trimen, 1870)Info
Junonia orithya here (Lang, 1884)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Klimeschja hospitiella (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lacera alope (Cramer, 1780)Info
Lamellocossus aries -> Arctiocossus ariesInfo
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Lasiocampa rubrescens (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Lasiommata felix (Warnecke, 1929)Arabian Wall BrownInfo
Leonardo avicennae (Bassi, 1990)Info
Lepidochrysops forsskali (Larsen, 1982)Forsskaal´s Giant CupidInfo
Lepidochrysops pittawayi (Larsen, 1983)Pittaway´s Giant CupidInfo
Lepista arabica (Rebel, 1907)Info
Leptotes pirithous (Linnaeus, 1767)Common Zebra BlueInfo
Leucania affinis (Warnecke, 1929)Info
Leucania indistincta -> Mythimna ripariaInfo
Leucania joannisi (Boursin & Rungs, 1952)Info
Leucania loreyi (Duponchel, 1827)The CosmopolitanInfo
Leucania putrida -> Mythimna ripariaInfo
Leucania sicula -> Mythimna siculaInfo
Leucania zeae (Duponchel, 1827)Info
Leucinodes ethiopica (Mally & Al., 2015)Info
Leucinodes orbonalis (Guenée, 1854)Brinjal Fruit and Shoot BorerInfo
Lithacodia blandula (Guenée, 1862)White FurculaInfo
Lithostege fitzgeraldi -> Lithostege fissurataInfo
Lobesia vectis (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Lophocrama phoenicochlora (Hampson, 1912)Info
Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)Small CopperInfo
Lycaena phlaeas shima (Gabriel, 1954)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macroglossum trochilus -> Cephonodes trochilusAfrican Hummingbird Hawk-MothInfo
Macropoliana asirensis (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Masalia albiseriata -> Masalia decorataInfo
Masalia decorata (Moore, 1881)Info
Masalia perstriata -> Heliothis perstriataInfo
Masalia philbyi -> Heliothis philbyiInfo
Maurilia arcuata (Walker, 1858)Info
Maxera marchalii (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Maxera nigriceps -> Maxera marchaliiInfo
Megalophanes luteipalpis (Walker, 1870)Info
Megalophanes nigrimanus (Walker, 1870)Info
Megalophipida defectalis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida congrualis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida leucodactyla (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida leucodactylus -> Megalophipida defectalisSpiderling Plume MothInfo
Megalorrhipida leucodactyla (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Meharia acuta (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Meharia philbyi (Bradley, 1952)Info
Meharia semilactea (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Mekrania obliqualis (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Melanitis leda (Linnaeus, 1758)Common evening brownInfo
Melitaea deserticola (Oberthür, 1911)Desert FritillaryInfo
Melitaea deserticola macromaculata (Belter, 1934)Info
Melitaea deserticola sargon (Hemming, 1932)Info
Menophra arabica (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Mentaxya arabica (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Meridarchis xerostola (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Mesoligia algaini (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Metachrostis quinaria (Moore, 1881)Info
Metacosmesis xerostola (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Metagarista subcrocea (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Metarbela taifensis (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Metopoceras kneuckeri (Rebel, 1903)Info
Metopoceras philbyi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Metopoceras solituda (Brandt, 1938)Info
Microloxia herbaria (Hübner, 1813)Info
Microloxia ruficornis (Warren, 1897)Info
Micronola wadicola (Amsel, 1935)Info
Mimasura dhofarica (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Mocis frugalis -> Mocis proveraiSugarcane LooperInfo
Mocis mayeri (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Mocis proverai (Zilli, 2000)Info
Mormogystia proleuca (Hampson In Walsingham & Hampson, 1896)Info
Mormogystia reibellii (Oberthür, 1876)Info
Mylothris arabicus (Gabriel, 1954)Info
Myrina silenus nzoiae (, 1980)Info
Mythimna languida (Walker, 1858)Info
Mythimna riparia (Rambur, 1829)Info
Mythimna rufulosa (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Mythimna sicula (Treitschke, 1835)Info
Mythimna umbrigera (Saalmuller, 1891)Info
Mythimna zeae -> Mythimna ripariaInfo
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Namasia catoptrica (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Neaspasia homalota (Razowski, 1995)Info
Neaxestis montivalva (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Nepheronia buquetii buchanani (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Neromia pulvereisparsa (Hampson, 1896)Info
Nigilgia talhouki (Diakonoff, 1984)Info
Nimasia brachyura (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Nola harithya (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Nola musculalis -> Nola squalidaInfo
Nola squalida (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Nola ucdiya (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Nomia ruficornis -> Lipotriches nanaInfo
Nomia zonaria (Walker, 1871)Info
Nomophila noctuella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Rush VeneerInfo
Nutmeg trifolii (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Nyctemera torbeni -> Chiromachla torbeniInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrodia subdiminutella (Stainton, 1867)Info
Ocinara arabica (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Odontestis murina (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Omiodes indicata (Fabricius, 1775)Soybean Leaf FolderInfo
Omphalophana abuzuhairai (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Ophiuche lividalis (Hübner, 1790)Info
Ophiusa dianaris (Guenée, 1852)Grey DrabInfo
Ophiusa tirhaca (Cramer, 1773)Green Drab mothInfo
Oraesia intrusa (Krüger, 1939)Info
Oreometra fifae (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Ozarba alberti (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Ozarba algaini (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Ozarba ampullata (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Ozarba atrifera (Hampson, 1910)Info
Ozarba debrosi (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Ozarba marabensis (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Ozarba mesozonata (Hampson, 1916)Info
Ozarba nyanza (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Ozarba semitorrida (Hampson, 1916)Info
Ozarba socotrana (Hampson, 1910)Info
Ozarba timida (Berio, 1940)Info
Ozola minuta (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyagrotis tischendorfi (Püngeler, 1925)Info
Pachyarthra grisea (G. Petersen & Gaedike, 1982)Info
Palaeaspilates sublutearia (Wiltshire, 1977)Info
Palepicorsia ustrinalis (Christoph, 1877)Info
Pammene megalocephala (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Pandesma robusta (Walker, 1858)Info
Papilio demodocus (Esper, 1798)Citrus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio demoleus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Lime ButterflyInfo
Papilio demoleus demoleus (Linnaeus, 1758)Lime SwallowtailInfo
Papilio machaon syriacus (Pfeiffer, 1931)SwallowtailInfo
Papilio saharae (Oberthür, 1879)Sahara SwallowtailInfo
Papilio saharae rathjensi (Warnecke, 1932)Info
Papilio saharae saharae (Oberthür, 1879)Info
Paracolax castanea -> Hipoepa fractalisInfo
Paradrina clavipalpis (Scopoli, 1763)Pale mottled willowInfo
Parapodia tamariciella (Amsel, 1958)Info
Parapsectris amseli (Povolny, 1981)Info
Parapsectris buettikeri (Povolny, 1986)Info
Parapsectris similis (Povolny, 1981)Info
Pararge felix -> Lasiommata felixArabian Wall BrownInfo
Pardasena virgulana (Mabille, 1880)Grey SquareInfo
Pardoxia graellsi -> Pardoxia graellsiiYellow DrabInfo
Pardoxia graellsii (Feisthamel, 1837)Yellow DrabInfo
Parocneria philbyi (Collenette, 1933)Info
Paropta frater -> Alcterogystia fraterInfo
Paropta johannes -> Arctiocossus striolatusInfo
Pediasia numidella (Rebel, 1903)Info
Pediasia numidellus (Rebel, 1903)Info
Pelopidas mathias (Fabricius, 1798)Dark Small-branded SwiftInfo
Pelopidas thrax (Hübner, 1821)White Branded SwiftInfo
Pelopidas thrax thrax (Hübner, , 1821)Info
Pericyma mendax (Walker, 1858)Info
Pericyma metaleuca (Hampson, 1913)Info
Pericyma squalens (Lederer, 1855)Info
Peridroma saucia (Hübner, 1808)Variegated CutwormInfo
Perissomastix asiriella (Petersen & Gaedike, 1982)Info
Perissomastix intermediella (Turati, 1926)Info
Perissomastix minuscula -> Perissomastix perditaInfo
Perissomastix nigriceps (Warren & Rothschild, 1905)Info
Perissomastix tihamaella (G. Petersen & Gaedike, 1982)Info
Phaiogramma discessa (Walker, 1861)Info
Phlegetonia catephioides -> Craniophora fujianensisInfo
Phtheochroa jerichoana (Amsel, 1935)Info
Phtheochroa ochrobasana (Chrétien, 1915)Info
Phycodes chalcocrossa (Meyrick, 1909)Info
Phycodes chionardis (Meyrick, 1909)Info
Phycodes maculata (Moore, 1881)Info
Phycodes mesopotamica -> Phycodes maculataInfo
Phyllocnistis citrella (Stainton, 1856)CLMInfo
Phytometra fragilis (Butler, 1875)Info
Phytometra hesuensis (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Pinacopteryx eriphia tritogenia (Klug, 1829)Info
Pingasa cornivalva (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Platypepla arabella (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Plusia sestertia -> Thysanoplusia sestertiaInfo
Plusiopalpa dichora (Holland, 1894)Info
Polydesma umbricola (Boisduval, 1833)Monkeypod MothInfo
Polymitia eximipalpella (Gerasimov, 1930)Info
Polymixis carolina (Hacker & Legrain, 1999)Info
Polymixis juditha (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Polymona philbyi (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Polyommatus loewii uranicola (Walker, 1870)Info
Polyommatus pylaon philbyi (Graves, 1925)Info
Polypogon fractalis -> Hipoepa fractalisInfo
Polytela cliens (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Pontia daplidice aethiops (De Joannis & Verity, 1913)Info
Pontia glauconome (Klug, 1829)Desert WhiteInfo
Porrittia imbecilla (Meyrick, 1925)Info
Praesaluria hofufella (Amsel, 1958)Info
Prasinocyma acutipennis (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Prasinocyma arabica (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Prasinocyma eremica (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Precis antilope (Feisthamel, 1850)Darker CommodoreInfo
Precis limnoria (Klug, 1845)White-spotted CommodoreInfo
Precis taveta -> Precis limnoriaWhite-spotted CommodoreInfo
Prionapteryx soudanensis -> Surattha soudanensisInfo
Prionapteryx strioliger -> Surattha strioligerInfo
Prionofrontia ochrosia (Hampson, 1926)Info
Problepsis asira (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Proconis arabica (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Procrica ammina -> Choanograptis hamuligeraInfo
Protancylis amseli (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Pseudascalenia riadella (Kasy, 1968)Info
Pseudoclanis molitor (Rothschild & Jordan, 1912)Great PolyptychusInfo
Pseudoclanis molitor molitor (Rothschild & Jordan, 1912)Info
Pseudophilotes abencerragus (Pierret, 1837)False Baton BlueInfo
Pseudophilotes abencerragus nabataeus (Graves, 1925)Info
Pseudopseustis beduina (Wiltshire, 1948)Info
Pseudosterrha rufistrigata (Hampson, 1896)Info
Pseudozarba bipartita (Herrich-schäffer, 1850)Info
Pseudozarba mesozona -> Pseudozarba bipartitaInfo
Pseudozarba orthozona (Wiltshire, 1985)Info
Psilocerea arabica (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Psyche luteipalpis -> Megalophanes nigrimanusInfo
Pterophorus wahlbergi (Zeller, 1851)Info
Ptychopseustis ictericalis (Swinhoe, 1885)Info
Pyralis farinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)Meal MothSite
Pyralosis ocellalis (Lederer, 1863)Info
Pyrausta arabica (Butler, 1884)Info
Pyrausta phaenicealis (Hübner, 1818)Perilla Leaf MothInfo
Pyronia bathseba (Fabricius, 1793)Spanish GatekeeperInfo
Pyronia cecilia (Vallantin, 1894)Southern GatekeeperSite
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raparna conicephala (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Raphimetopus ablutella (Zeller, 1839)Green BorerInfo
Raphimetopus buxtoni -> Raphimetopus ablutellaGreen BorerInfo
Raphimetopus stigmatella -> Raphimetopus ablutellaGreen BorerInfo
Reisserita arabica (Petersen, 1961)Info
Remigia associata -> Mocis mayeriZerene FritillaryInfo
Remigia inconcisa -> Mocis mayeriPine WhiteInfo
Remigia jugalis -> Mocis mayeriInfo
Remigia pellita -> Mocis mayeriInfo
Rhinaphe seeboldi -> Raphimetopus ablutellaGreen BorerInfo
Rhopobota cornuta (Razowski, 1995)Info
Rhynchina albiscripta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Rhynchina revolutalis (Zeller, 1852)Info
Rhynchina talhamica (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Rhynchodontodes antistropha (Vári, 1962)Info
Riadhia diehli (Wiltshire, 1961)Info
Rivula sericealis (Scopoli, 1763)Straw DotInfo
Rivula tanitalis -> Rivula sericealisInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salvatgea arabica (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Sarangesa phidyle (Walker, 1870)Small ElfinInfo
Sarmatia talhouki (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scodionista amoritaria (Püngeler, 1902)Info
Scodionista irrorata (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Scodionyx mysticus (Staudinger, 1899)Info
Scopula actuaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Scopula adelpharia (Püngeler, 1894)Info
Scopula adenensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Scopula agglomerata (Herbulot, 1992)Info
Scopula dhofarata (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Scopula harithensis (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Scopula larseni (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scopula risa (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scopula sarfaitensis (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scopula subgastonaria (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scopula subserena (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Scopula taifica (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Scopula uvarovi (Wiltshire, 1952)Info
Scrobipalpa asiri (Povolny, 1980)Info
Scrobipalpa biljurshi (Povolny, 1980)Info
Scrobipalpa ergasima (Meyrick, 1916)Info
Scrobipalpa perinoides (Povolny, 1967)Info
Scrobipalpa vicaria (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Scythocentropus inquinata (Mabille, 1888)Info
Scythris kebirella (Amsel, 1935)Info
Selania arenosa (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Selania resedana (Obraztsov, 1959)Info
Selania salvadorae (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Semitocossus johannes (Staudinger, 1899)Info
Sesamia nonagrioides (Lefèbvre, 1827)West African pink borerInfo
Shargacucullia macewani (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Shargacucullia tropicarabica (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Siccia arabica (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Siccia buettikeri (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Simplicia extinctalis (Zeller, 1852)Info
Simyra confusa (Walker, 1856)Info
Sphingomorpha chlorea (Cramer, 1777)Info
Spialia colotes semiconfluens (De Jong, 1978)Info
Spialia doris (Walker, 1870)Aden SkipperInfo
Spialia mafa higginsi (Evans, 1937)Info
Spialia spio (Linnaeus, 1764)Mountain SandmanInfo
Spilosoma feifensis (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Spodoptera cilium (Guenée, 1852)Dark Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera exempta (Walker, 1857)Nutgrass armywormInfo
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)Small Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval, 1833)Mediterranean BrocadeInfo
Spodoptera mauritia (Boisduval, 1833)Lawn armywormInfo
Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775)Beet webwormInfo
Stathmopoda diplaspis (Meyrick, 1887)Info
Staudingeria adustella -> Ancylosis partitellaInfo
Staudingeria partitella -> Ancylosis partitellaInfo
Staudingeria yerburii -> Hypsotropa strictipennisInfo
Stenodacma wahlbergi -> Stenoptilia aktashiensisInfo
Stenodes lagara -> Cochylimorpha lagaraInfo
Stenoptilia aethiopica (Gibeaux, 1994)Info
Stenoptilia aktashiensis (Gibeaux, 1997)Info
Stenoptilia amseli (Arenberger, 1990)Info
Stenoptilodes taprobanes (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Stenostaura elaphra (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Stigmella birgittae (Gustafsson, 1985)Info
Stomphastis conflua (Meyrick, 1914)Info
Streblote acaciae (Klug, 1829)Info
Strepsicrates cryptosema (Diakonoff, 1983)Info
Subanua stassarti (Hacker & Legrain, 2002)Info
Surattha soudanensis (Hampson, 1919)Info
Surattha strioliger (Rothschild, 1913)Info
Surattha stroblei -> Surattha strioligerInfo
Synclera traducalis (Zeller, 1852)Variegated PearlInfo
Syngrapha circumflexa -> Cornutiplusia circumflexaEssex YInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachosa guichardi (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Talhoukia feifae (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Tarucus balkanica (Freyer, 1844)Little Tiger BlueInfo
Tarucus balkanicus (Freyer, 1844)Balkan PierrotInfo
Tarucus rosacea (Austaut, 1885)Mediterranean Tiger BlueInfo
Tarucus theophrastus (Fabricius, 1793)Common Tiger BlueInfo
Tathorhynchus exsiccata (Lederer, 1855)Levant BlackneckInfo
Tathorhynchus philbyi (Wiltshire, 1986)Info
Tebenna micalis (Mann, 1857)Small Thistle MothInfo
Teinoptera olivina (Herrich-schäffer, 1852)Info
Thiacidas adnanensis (Wiltshire, 1980)Info
Thiacidas albata (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Thiacidas cerurodes (Hampson, 1916)Info
Thiacidas postica (Walker, 1855)Info
Thiacidas roseotincta (Pinhey, 1962)Info
Thylacoptila paurosema (Meyrick, 1888)Info
Thyretes buettikeri (Wiltshire, 1983)Info
Thysanoplusia daubei (Boisduval, 1840)Info
Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Fabricius, 1775)Slender Burnished BrassInfo
Thysanoplusia sestertia (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Trachysmia jerichoana (Amsel, 1935)Info
Trichophaga abruptella -> Trichophaga bipartiellaInfo
Trichophaga amina (Gaedike & Karsholt, 2001)Info
Trichophaga bipartiella (Ragonot, 1858)Info
Trichophaga desertella (Gaedike & Karsholt, 2001)Info
Trichophaga robinsoni (Gaedike & Karsholt, 2001)Info
Trichophaga swinhoei (Butler, 1884)Info
Trichoplusia ni (Hübner, 1803)Cabbage LooperInfo
Trichoplusia orichalcea -> Thysanoplusia orichalceaSoybean looperInfo
Trigonodes exportata -> Trigonodes hyppasiaInfo
Trigonodes hyppasia (Cramer, 1779)Semilooper mothInfo
Turatia arenacella (Gozmany, 2000)Info
Turatia striatula (Gozmany, 2000)Info
Tuxentius balkanica (Freyer, 1843)Info
Tuxentius gabrieli (Bálint, 1999)Gabriel´s PierrotInfo
Tytroca leucoptera (Hampson, 1896)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Udea ferrugalis (Hübner, 1796)Rusty Dot PearlInfo
Ulotrichopus tinctipennis (Hampson, 1902)Info
Uresiphita polygonalis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Yellow-underwing PearlInfo
Utetheisa amhara (Jordan, 1939)Info
Utetheisa callima (Linnaeus, 1758)Crimson-speckled FlunkeyInfo
Utetheisa lotrix (Cramer, 1779)Crotalaria MothInfo
Utetheisa pulchella -> Utetheisa callimaCrimson-speckled FlunkeyInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Victoria fifensis (Wiltshire, 1994)Info
Vittaplusia vittata (Wallengren, 1856)Streaked PlusiaInfo
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wiltshireocossus cheesmani (Tams, 1925)Info
Wiltshirocossus aries (Püngeler, 1902)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xanthodes albago (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Xanthorhoe spatuluncis (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Xanthorhoe wiltshirei (Brandt, 1941)Info
Xylopteryx guichardi (Wiltshire, 1982)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Ypthima asterope -> Ypthima granulosaAfrican RingletInfo
Ypthima granulosa (Butler, 1883)Granular RingletInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada latilimbata (Rebel, 1948)Info
Zamarada minimaria (Swinhoe, 1895)Info
Zamarada torrida (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zegris eupheme larseni (Pittaway, 1986)Info
Zizeeria karsandra (Moore, 1865)Dark Grass BlueInfo
Zizeeria knysna (Trimen, 1862)Dark Grass BlueInfo
Zizula hylax (Fabricius, 1775)Little Grass-blueInfo
Zygophyxia larseni -> Scopula larseniInfo
971 Species in Lepidoptera for Saudi Arabia 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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