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Distribution path and Subregions of Somalia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Somalia
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Somalia
Class
Somalia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 190 families, 1405 genera, 3191 species
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Subclass
Somalia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 189 families, 1402 genera, 3188 species
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Infraclass
Somalia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 181 families, 1373 genera, 3122 species
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Superorder
Somalia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 128 families, 1115 genera, 2643 species
Tree
Order
Somalia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 34 families, 414 genera, 884 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
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
Somalia
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     34 families, 414 genera, 884 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Somalia
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 72 SpeciesTiger Moths
Bombycidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSilkworm Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 33 SpeciesGrass moth
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 94 SpeciesErebid Moths
Eupterotidae (Swinhoe, 1892) - 2 SpeciesGiant Lappet Moths
Euteliidae (Grote, 1882) - 2 SpeciesEuteliid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 2 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 62 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 15 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Hyblaeidae (Hampson, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTeak Moths
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 18 SpeciesLappet Moths
Limacodidae (Duponchel, 1845) - 10 SpeciesSlug Caterpillar Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 74 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 250 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 8 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 6 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 59 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 58 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 3 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 2 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 9 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSnout Moths
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 14 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Scythrididae (Rebel, 1901) - 1 SpeciesFlower Moths
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 5 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 34 SpeciesHawk Moths
Thyrididae (Herrich-schäffer, 1846) - 1 SpeciesPicture Winged Leaf Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 8 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 7 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesBurnet Moths
34 Families with 884 Species in Somalia
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Somalia
Species with ANext  
Abantis meneliki (Berger, 1979)Info
Abantis paradisea (Butler, 1870)Paradise SkipperInfo
Acantholipes circumdata (Walker, 1858)Info
Acantholipes trimeni (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Acanthovalva inconspicuaria (Hübner, 1819)Info
Achaea catella (Guenée, 1852)Banded AchaeaInfo
Achaea lienardi (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Achaea mercatoria (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Acherontia atropos (Linnaeus, 1758)Death´s-head Hawk-mothInfo
Achyra coelatalis (Walker, 1859)Info
Acidaliastis subbrunnescens (Prout, 1916)Info
Aclonophlebia inconspicua -> Rhypopteryx inconspicuaInfo
Acontia apatelia (Swinhoe, 1907)Info
Acontia basifera (Walker, 1857)Info
Acontia berioi (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008)Info
Acontia caeruleopicta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Acontia caffraria (Cramer, 1777)Info
Acontia carnescens (Hampson, 1910)Info
Acontia chiaromontei (Berio, 1936)Info
Acontia dileuca (Hampson, 1910)Info
Acontia discoidea (Hopffer, 1857)Info
Acontia ectorrida (Hampson, 1916)Info
Acontia elegantissima (Berio, 1937)Info
Acontia homonyma (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010)Info
Acontia hortensis (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Acontia imitatrix -> Acontia zelleriInfo
Acontia insocia (Walker, 1858)Info
Acontia lanzai (Berio, 1985)Info
Acontia mascheriniae (Berio, 1985)Info
Acontia miogona (Hampson, 1916)Info
Acontia notha (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010)Info
Acontia nubila (Hampson, 1910)Info
Acontia opalinoides (Guenée, 1852)Info
Acontia pergratiosa (Berio, 1937)Info
Acontia porphyrea (Butler, 1898)Info
Acontia rigatoi (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008)Info
Acontia semialba (Hampson, 1910)Info
Acontia somaliensis (Berio, 1977)Info
Acontia sublactea (Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008)Info
Acontia transfigurata -> Acontia zelleriInfo
Acontia trimaculata -> Acontia umbrigeraInfo
Acontia umbrigera (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Acontia zelleri (Wallengren, 1856)Info
Acraea abadima -> Acraea pseudeginaInfo
Acraea anemosa (Hewitson, 1865)Broad-bordered AcraeaInfo
Acraea arcticincta -> Acraea anemosaBroad Bordered AcraeaInfo
Acraea braesia (Godman, 1885)Info
Acraea chilo (Godman, 1880)Info
Acraea chilo chilo (Godman, 1880)Info
Acraea clarei -> Acraea pseudeginaInfo
Acraea crystallina -> Acraea chiloInfo
Acraea doubledayi -> Acraea oncaeaInfo
Acraea gaekwari (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Acraea leucosoma -> Acraea braesiaInfo
Acraea mirabilis (Butler, 1885)Marvelous AcraeaInfo
Acraea miranda (Riley, 1920)Desert AcraeaInfo
Acraea mystica -> Acraea braesiaInfo
Acraea neobule (Doubleday, 1847)Wandering Donkey AcraeaInfo
Acraea oncaea (Hopffer, 1855)Window AcraeaInfo
Acraea pseudegina (Westwood, 1852)Info
Acraea regalis -> Acraea braesiaInfo
Acraea rosina -> Acraea chiloInfo
Acraea serena (Fabricius, 1775)Dancing AcraeaInfo
Acraea welwitschii -> Acraea anemosaBroad Bordered AcraeaInfo
Acraea wissmanni -> Acraea chiloInfo
Acrobyla aulombardi (Hacker, 2013)Info
Acrocercops bifasciata (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Acrolepia aiea (Swezey, 1933)Info
Adisura bella (Gaede, 1915)Info
Aegleoides paolii (Berio, 1937)Info
Aegocera brevivitta (Hampson, 1901)Info
Aegocera rectilinea (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Aegocera triangularis (Niepelt, 1937)Info
Aethalopteryx elf (Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Aethalopteryx mesosticta (Hampson In Poulton, 1916)Info
Aethalopteryx politzari (Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Aethalopteryx simillima (Hampson In Poulton, 1916)Info
Aethalopteryx steniptera (Hampson In Poulton, 1916)Info
Aethalopteryx tristis (Gaede, 1915)Info
Aetheometra iconoclasis (Prout, 1931)Info
Africalpe vagabunda (Swinhoe, 1884)Info
Afroarabiella ukambani (Yakovlev, 2008)Info
Afromurzinia lutescens (Walker, 1855)Info
Agathodes chrysalis -> Agathodes musivalisInfo
Agathodes musivalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Agdistis arabica (Amsel, 1958)Info
Agoma trimenii (Felder, 1874)Info
Agriomelissa ursipes (Walker, 1856)Info
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Agrotis bialbifasciata (Berio, 1953)Info
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Agrotis negrottoi (Berio, 1938)Info
Agrotis nicotrai (Berio, 1945)Info
Agrotis obscura -> Spaelotis ravidaInfo
Agrotis pictifascia (Hampson, 1896)Info
Agrotis pictivaria (Berio, 1962)Info
Agrotis spinifera -> Agrotis ipsilonGregson´s DartInfo
Alaena johanna (Sharpe, 1890)Johanna´s ZuluInfo
Alpenus cribraria -> Alpenus extremaInfo
Alpenus diversata -> Alpenus diversatusInfo
Alpenus diversatus (Hampson, 1916)Info
Alpenus extrema (Karsch, 1898)Info
Alpenus investigatorum (Karsch, 1898)Info
Alpenus mhondana -> Alpenus extremaInfo
Alpenus nigropunctata -> Alpenus nigropunctatusInfo
Alpenus nigropunctatus (Bethune-baker, 1908)Info
Alytarchia amanda (Boisduval, 1847)Info
Amata alicia (Butler, 1876)Info
Amata chrysozona (Hampson, 1898)Info
Amata romeii (Berio, 1941)Info
Amata velatipennis (Walker, 1864)Info
Amauris albimaculata hanningtoni (Butler, 1888)Info
Amauris ochlea darius (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Amazonides menieri (Laporte, 1974)Info
Amerila vitrea (Plötz, 1880)Info
Amsacta melanogastra -> Kenyarctia melanogastraInfo
Amsacta paolii (Berio, 1936)Info
Amsactarctia radiosa (Pagenstecher, 1903)Info
Amsactarctia venusta (De Toulgoët, 1980)Info
Amyna axis -> Ilattia axisEight-SpotInfo
Amyna punctum (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Anadiasa colenettei (Hartig, 1940)Info
Anadiasa nicotrai (Hartig, 1940)Info
Anadiasa simplex (Pagenstecher, 1903)Info
Ancylis spinicola (Meyrick, 1927)Info
Ancylolomia inornata (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Ancylolomia pectinifera (Hampson, 1910)Info
Androlymnia clavata (Hampson, 1910)Info
Anisodes imperialis -> Cyclophora imperialisInfo
Anoba trigonosema (Hampson, 1916)Info
Anomis erosa (Hübner, 1810)Abutilon MothInfo
Anomis flava (Fabricius, 1775)White-pupiled Scallop MothInfo
Anomis involuta (Walker, 1857)Hibiscus CutwormInfo
Anomis mesogona (Walker, 1857)Info
Anomis sabulifera (Guenée, 1852)Angled GemInfo
Antarchaea digramma (Walker, 1863)Info
Antarchaea fragilis -> Phytometra fragilisInfo
Antharmostes papilio (Prout, 1912)Info
Antharmostes patrizii (Berio, 1937)Info
Anthene contrastata turkana (Stempffer, 1936)Info
Anthene crawshayi (Butler, 1899)Crawshay´s HairtailInfo
Anthene crawshayi minuta (Bethune-baker, 1916)Info
Anthene janna (Gabriel, 1949)Info
Anthene opalina (Stempffer, 1946)Opal HairtailInfo
Anthene otacilia dulcis (Pagenstecher, 1902)Info
Anthene pitmani (Stempffer, 1936)Pitman´s HairtailInfo
Anthene pitmani somalina (Stempffer, 1936)Info
Antheua grisea (Gaede, 1928)Info
Anticarsia irrorata (Fabricius, 1781)Owl mothInfo
Anticarsia rubricans -> Anticarsia irrorataOwl mothInfo
Antigastra catalaunalis (Duponchel, 1833)Sesame Leafroller MothInfo
Apharitis gilletti -> Cigaritis gillettiInfo
Aphnaeus drucei -> Aphnaeus marciInfo
Aphnaeus hutchinsonii (Trimen, 1887)Hutchinson´s Silver SpotInfo
Aphnaeus liberti (T. Bouyer, 1996)Info
Aphnaeus marci (Collins & Larsen, 2008)Info
Aphnaeus zanzibarensis -> Aphnaeus marciInfo
Apisa cana -> Balacra tamsiInfo
Apisa canescens (Walker, 1855)Info
Apisa microcanescens -> Balacra tamsiInfo
Arcoptilia gizan (Arenberger, 1985)Info
Arcyophora longivalvis (Guenée, 1852)Info
Arcyophora verticalis -> Arcyophora longivalvisInfo
Argina amanda -> Alytarchia amandaCheetahInfo
Argina astrea (Drury, 1773)Crotalaria pod borerInfo
Argiolaus crawshayi (Butler, 1900)Crawshay´s SapphireInfo
Ariathisa abyssinia (Guenée, 1852)Info
Ascotis selenaria (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Giant looperInfo
Asplenia melanodonta (Hampson, 1896)Info
Athalia nigriceps ()Info
Athetis discopuncta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Athetis leuconephra (Hampson, 1909)Info
Athetis satellita (Hampson, 1902)Info
Athetis satellitia (Hampson, 1902)Info
Audea melanoplaga (Hampson, 1902)Info
Audea melanoptera (Berio, 1985)Info
Autoba admota (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874)Info
Automolis meteus (Stoll, 1781)Info
Axiocerses harpax (Fabricius, 1775)Common ScarletInfo
Axiocerses harpax kadugli (Talbot, 1935)Info
Axiocerses jacksoni (Stempffer, 1948)Info
Azanus jesous (Guérin-méneville, 1849)African Babul BlueInfo
Azygophleps inclusa (Walker, 1856)Info
Azygophleps scalaris (Fabricius, 1775)Sesbania stem borerInfo
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Balacra tamsi (Kiriakoff, 1957)Info
Baliochila fragilis (Stempffer & Bennett, 1953)Fragile BuffInfo
Bebearia orientis (Karsch, 1895)Eastern Palm ForesterInfo
Beihania diascota (Hampson, 1916)Info
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Belenois creona benadirensis (Storace, 1948)Info
Belenois rubrosignata (Weymer, 1901)Red-edged WhiteInfo
Belenois rubrosignata peeli (Dixey, 1900)Info
Belenois thysa tricolor (Talbot, 1943)Info
Beralade fulvostriata (Pagenstecher, 1903)Info
Beralade sabrina (Druce, 1900)Info
Beralade sobrina (Druce, 1900)Info
Bicyclus anynana (Butler, 1879)Squinting bush brownInfo
Bocchoris inspersalis (Zeller, 1852)Dotted SableInfo
Bombycopsis hyatti (Tams, 1931)Info
Brachmia convolvuli -> Helcystogramma convolvuliSweet Potato MothInfo
Brevipecten calimanii (Berio, 1939)Info
Brevipecten cornuta (Hampson, 1902)Info
Brevipecten discolora (Hacker & Fibiger, 2007)Info
Brevipecten marmoreata (Hacker & Fibiger, 2007)Info
Brevipecten pencoae -> Enmonodiops ochrodiscataInfo
Brevipecten tessenei (Berio, 1939)Info
Bryophilopsis tarachoides (Mabille, 1900)Info
Bunaeopsis oubie (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Byblia anvatara acheloia (Wallengren, 1857)Info
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Calamotropha janusella (BÅ‚eszynski, 1961)Info
Calesia zambesita (Walker, 1865)Info
Callhyccoda viriditrina (Berio, 1935)Info
Callopistria latreillei (Duponchel, 1827)Latreille´s LatinInfo
Callopistria yerburii (Butler, 1884)Info
Camellocossus osmanya (R.v. Yakovlev, 2011)Info
Caranilla uvarovi (Wiltshire, 1949)Info
Casama impura (Hering, 1926)Info
Casama vilis (Walker, 1865)Info
Castalius anomalogramma -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Castalius cretosus -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Castalius lactinatus -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Castalius usemia -> Tuxentius cretosusSavanna Pied PierrotInfo
Catephia mesonephele (Hampson, 1916)Info
Cephonodes hylas (Linnaeus, 1771)Pellucid Hawk MothInfo
Cerocala albimacula (Hampson, 1916)Info
Cerocala grandirena (Berio, 1954)Info
Cerocala illustrata (Holland, 1897)Info
Cerocala munda (Druce, 1900)Info
Cerocala oppia (Druce, 1900)Info
Ceryx fulvescens (Walker, 1854)Info
Cesa waggae (Sharpe, 1898)Info
Cetola pulchra (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Cetola vicina (Joannis, 1913)Info
Chalciope erecta (Hampson, 1902)Info
Charaxes epijasius -> Charaxes jasiusTwo-tailed PashaInfo
Charaxes etesipe patrizii (Storace, 1949)Info
Charaxes hansali (Felder, 1867)Cream-banded CharaxesInfo
Charaxes hansalii -> Charaxes hansaliCream-banded CharaxesInfo
Charaxes jasius (Linnaeus, 1767)Foxy EmperorSite
Charaxes jasius pagenstecheri (Poulton, 1926)Info
Charaxes julius (Oberthür, 1880)Info
Charaxes junius (Oberthür, 1880)Info
Charaxes zoolina (Westwood, 1850)Club-tailed EmperorInfo
Chelecala trefoliata (Butler, 1898)Info
Chiasmia assimilis (Warren, 1899)Info
Chiasmia brongusaria (Walker, 1860)Info
Chiasmia butaria (Swinhoe, 1904)Info
Chiasmia calvifrons (Prout, 1916)Info
Chiasmia inconspicua (Warren, 1897)Info
Chiasmia obliquilineata (Warren, 1899)Info
Chiasmia procidata (Guenée, 1858)Info
Chiasmia semialbida (Prout, 1915)Info
Chiasmia somalica (Krüger, 2001)Info
Chiasmia subcurvaria (Mabille, 1897)Info
Chiasmia turbulentata (Guenée, 1858)Info
Chilades naidina (Butler, 1886)Info
Chionopsyche grisea (Aurivillius, 1914)Info
Chionoxantha leucophaea (Hampson, 1916)Info
Chloroselas arabica (Riley, 1932)Info
Chloroselas esmeralda (Butler, 1886)Somali GemInfo
Chloroselas ogadenensis (Jackson, 1966)Info
Chrysodeixis acuta (Walker, 1858)Tunbridge Wells GemInfo
Chrysodeixis chalcites (Esper, 1789)Golden Twin-spotInfo
Chrysodeixis eriosoma (Doubleday, 1843)Green Garden LooperInfo
Cigaritis acamas bellatrix (Butler, 1886)Info
Cigaritis gilletti (Riley, 1925)Info
Cigaritis gillettii (Riley, 1925)Cigaritis gillettiInfo
Cigaritis somalina (Butler, 1886)Somali SilverlineInfo
Clytie sancta (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Clytie tropicalis (Rungs, 1975)Info
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Coeliades anchises (Gerstaecker, 1871)One Pip PolicemanInfo
Coeliades forestan (Stoll, 1782)Striped PolicemanInfo
Coeliades jucunda -> Coeliades anchisesOne Pip PolicemanInfo
Coeliades pisistratus (Fabricius, 1793)Two Pip PolicemanInfo
Coenina collenettei (Prout, 1931)Info
Coenobasis chloronoton (Hampson, 1916)Info
Coenobasis postflavida (Hampson, 1910)Info
Colias electo pseudohecate (Berger, 1940)Info
Colias heos (Herbst, 1792)Info
Colotis agoye zephyrus (Marshall, 1897)Info
Colotis amata (Fabricius, 1775)Topaz ArabInfo
Colotis ankolensis -> Colotis hetaeraInfo
Colotis antevippe (Boisduval, 1836)Large Orange TipInfo
Colotis aurigineus (Butler, 1883)Double-banded OrangeInfo
Colotis aurora -> Colotis aurigineusPlain Orange-tipInfo
Colotis aurora evarne (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis celimene praeclarus (Butler, 1886)Info
Colotis chrysonome (Klug, 1829)Golden Arab TipInfo
Colotis daira (Klug, 1829)Black-Marked Orange TipInfo
Colotis daira stygia (Felder & Felder, 1865)Info
Colotis danae (Fabricius, 1775)Scarlet TipInfo
Colotis danae eupompe (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis danae pseudacaste (Butler, 1876)Info
Colotis eris (Klug, 1829)Banded Gold TipInfo
Colotis euippe (Linnaeus, 1758)Smoky Orange TipInfo
Colotis euippe complexivus (Butler, 1886)Info
Colotis euippe exole (Reiche, 1850)Info
Colotis evagore (Klug, 1829)Desert Orange TipInfo
Colotis evarne (Klug, 1829)Info
Colotis evenina casta (Gerstaecker, 1871)Info
Colotis fausta (Olivier, 1804)Large Salmon ArabInfo
Colotis fausta mijurteina (Carpenter, 1951)Info
Colotis halimede (Klug, 1829)Yellow Patch WhiteInfo
Colotis halimede restricta (Talbot, 1939)Info
Colotis hetaera (Gerstäcker, 1871)Eastern Purple TipInfo
Colotis hetaera lorti (Sharpe, 1896)Info
Colotis ione (Godart, 1819)Bushveld Purple TipInfo
Colotis liagore (Klug, 1829)Desert Orange TipInfo
Colotis phisadia (Godart, 1819)Blue-spotted ArabInfo
Colotis phisadia phisadia (Godart, 1819)Info
Colotis phisadia somalica (Storace, 1948)Info
Colotis pleione (Klug, 1829)Orange Patch TipInfo
Colotis pleione heliocaustus (Butler, 1886)Info
Colotis protomedia -> Colotis protractusYellow Splendour TipInfo
Colotis protractus (Butler, 1876)Blue-spotted ArabInfo
Colotis regina (Trimen, 1863)Large Violet TipInfo
Colotis venosa (Staudinger, 1884)No Patch TipInfo
Colotis vesta (Lucas, 1852)Veined OrangeInfo
Colotis vestalis (Butler, 1876)White ArabInfo
Colotis vestalis castalis (Staudinger, 1884)Info
Comostolopsis stillata (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)Info
Condica capensis (Guenée, 1852)The AfricanInfo
Conolophia conscitaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Constantiodes pyralina (Hampson, 1916)Info
Cornifrons albidiscalis (Hampson, 1916)Info
Craterestra definiens (Walker, 1857)Info
Creatonotos leucanioides (Holland, 1893)Info
Crionica cervicornis (Fawcett, 1918)Info
Crocidolomia pavonana (Fabricius, 1794)Cabbage Cluster CaterpillarInfo
Crocidosema plebejana (Zeller, 1847)Cotton tipwormInfo
Cropera confalonierii (Berio, 1937)Info
Cropera testacea (Walker, 1855)Info
Croperoides negrottoi (Berio, 1940)Info
Cryptophlebia peltastica (Meyrick, 1921)Info
Ctenoplusia fracta (Walker, 1858)Info
Ctenoplusia limbirena (Guenée, 1852)Scar Bank GemInfo
Ctenusa curvilinea (Hampson, 1913)Info
Ctenusa marginalis -> Ctenusa variansInfo
Ctenusa marginifera -> Ctenusa variansInfo
Ctenusa pretoriae -> Ctenusa variansInfo
Ctenusa seriopuncta -> Ctenusa variansInfo
Ctenusa varians (Wallengren, 1863)Info
Cupido lactinatus ()Info
Cupido polydialecta ()Info
Cyana pretoriae (Distant, 1897)Info
Cyana squalida (Karisch, 2013)Info
Cyclophora imperialis (Berio, 1937)Info
Cycnia melanogastra -> Kenyarctia melanogastraInfo
Cyligramma fluctuosa (Drury, 1773)Info
Cyligramma latona (Cramer, 1775)Cream-striped owlInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus dorippus (Klug, 1845)Dorippus TigerInfo
Danaus dorippus dorippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Dasychira daphne (Hering, 1926)Info
Dasychira miserata (Holland, 1893)Info
Deryaxenistis africana (Mey, 2007)Info
Desmolycaena arabica -> Chloroselas arabicaInfo
Deudorix livia (Klug, 1834)Pomegranate PlayboyInfo
Deuterocopus socotranus (Rebel, 1907)Info
Diaphone eumela (Stoll, 1781)Lily BorerInfo
Diparopsis castanea (Hampson, 1902)Info
Discestra quercii (Berio, 1941)Info
Disclisioprocta natalata (Walker, 1862)Info
Donuctenusa fiorii (Berio, 1940)Info
Drasteriodes eurytaenia (Wiltshire, 1979)Info
Dysgonia algira (Linnaeus, 1767)The PassengerInfo
Dysgonia rectifascia (Fawcett, 1915)Info
Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852)JigsawInfo
Dysmilichia pictimargo (Hampson, 1916)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Earias insulana (Boisduval, 1833)Cotton Spotted BollwormInfo
Eccopsis wahlbergiana (Zeller, 1852)Info
Echidgnathia vitrifasciata (Hampson, 1910)Info
Ecthymia lemonia (Berio, 1940)Info
Ectropis oleitincta (Prout, 1931)Info
Eilema sordida (Butler, 1882)Info
Eldana saccharina (Walker, 1865)African sugar-cane borerInfo
Ellenbeckia monospila (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Empusa guttula (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Empusa hedenborgii (Stal, 1871)Info
Enispa flavipars (Hampson, 1916)Info
Enmonodiops ochrodiscata (Hampson, 1926)Info
Entomogramma pardus (Guenée, 1852)Info
Eosia insignis (Le Cerf, 1911)Info
Epharmottomena gorgonula (Wiltshire, 1979)Info
Epharmottomena sublimbata (Berio, 1894)Info
Epigynopteryx lioloma (Prout, 1931)Info
Epiorna abessynica (Koch, 1865)Info
Epiorna xanthosoma (Jordan, 1907)Info
Epiphora bauhiniae (Guérin-méneville, 1829)Info
Epiphora mythimnia (Westwood, 1849)Info
Erebia aethiops (Esper, 1777)Scotch ArgusInfo
Erebus macrops (Linnaeus, 1768)Info
Erebus walkeri (Butler, 1875)Info
Eretmocera fasciata (Walsingham, 1896)Info
Estigmene griseata (Hampson, 1916)Info
Estigmene senegalensis -> Spilosoma curvilineaInfo
Ethiopica hesperonota (Hampson, 1909)Info
Ethiopica ignecolora (Hampson, 1916)Info
Ethiopica phaeocausta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Etiella zinckenella (Treitschke, 1832)Lima bean podborerInfo
Eublemma daphoenoides (Berio, 1941)Martha´s PennantInfo
Eublemma eremochroa (Hampson, 1916)Info
Eublemma exanimis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Eublemma exigua (Walker, 1858)Info
Eublemma galacteoides (Berio, 1937)Info
Eublemma nigrivitta (Hampson, 1902)Info
Eublemma olmii (Berio, 1937)Info
Eublemma postrosea (Gaede, 1935)Golden-winged SkimmerInfo
Eublemma reducta (Butler, 1894)Info
Eublemma reninigra (Berio, 1945)Needham´s SkimmerInfo
Eublemma rivula (Moore, 1882)Info
Eublemma scitula (Rambur, 1833)Info
Euchloe belemia abyssinica (Stamm, 1928)Info
Euchloe falloui (Allard, 1867)Scarce Green-striped WhiteInfo
Euchloron megaera (Linnaeus, 1758)Verdant HawkInfo
Euchromius klimeschi (BÅ‚eszynski, 1961)Info
Euchrysops brunneus (Bethune-baker, 1923)Brown BlueInfo
Euchrysops lois (Butler, 1886)Info
Euchrysops migiurtiniensis (Stempffer, 1946)Info
Euchrysops nilotica (Aurivillius, 1904)Milky Bean CupidInfo
Euclasta mirabilis (Amsel, 1949)Info
Euclasta pinheyi (Popescu-gorj & Constantinescu, 1977)Info
Eucosma somalica (Durrant, 1916)Info
Eudocima materna (Linnaeus, 1767)Fruitpiercing mothInfo
Eulocastra tamsi -> Eulocastra tamsinaInfo
Eulocastra tamsina (Wiltshire, 1948)Smoky RubyspotInfo
Euphaedra neophron ellenbecki (Pagenstecher, 1902)Info
Eupithecia profuga (Prout L.b., 1931)Info
Eurema brigitta (Stoll, 1780)Broad-bordered Grass YellowInfo
Eurema hecabe solifera (Butler, 1875)Info
Eustrotia decissima (Walker, 1865)Info
Eustrotia extranea (Berio, 1937)Info
Eutelia discitriga (Walker, 1865)Info
Eutelia grisescens (Hampson, 1916)Info
Euterpiodes bleptoides (Krüger, 2012)Info
Eutimia grisea (Gaede, 1928)Info
Euzophera sagax (Meyrick, 1935)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Featheria obvia (Hampson, 1916)Info
Feliniopsis opposita (Walker, 1865)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galtara somaliensis (Hampson, 1916)Info
Gavara caprai (Berio, 1937)Info
Gavara leucomera (Hampson, 1916)Info
Gavara velutina (Walker, 1857)Info
Giubicolanta orientalis (Berio, 1937)Info
Gnamptonyx innexa (Walker, 1858)Info
Gonometa negrottoi (Berio, 1940)Info
Goodia smithii (Holland, 1897)Info
Grammodes bifasciata (Petagna, 1787)Info
Grammodes congenita (Walker, 1858)Info
Grammodes exclusiva -> Grammodes congenitaInfo
Grammodes netta (Holland, 1897)Info
Grammodes somaliensis (Berio, 1956)Info
Grammodes stolida (Fabricius, 1775)The GeometricianInfo
Graphium colonna (Christopher Ward, 1873)Black SwordtailInfo
Gynanisa maja (Klug, 1836)ChipumiInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadjina plumbeogrisea (Hampson, 1916)Info
Halseyia fimbriata (Karsch, 1896)Info
Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner, 1805)Old World bollwormSite
Helicoverpa zea (Boddie, 1850)Cotton BollwormInfo
Heliothis leucosticta (Hampson, 1902)Info
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
Hellula undalis (Fabricius, 1781)Old World WebwormInfo
Hemidromodes robusta (Prout, 1913)Info
Hemidromodes subbrunnescens (Prout, 1916)Info
Hemituerta mahdi (Pagenstecher, 1903)Info
Heraclia aisha (Kirby, 1891)Info
Heraclia perdix (Druce, 1887)Info
Heraclia thruppi (Butler, 1886)Info
Herminia extinctalis -> Simplicia inareolalisInfo
Herpetogramma mutalis (Zeller, 1852)Info
Herpetogramma mutualis (Zeller, 1852)Info
Heteropalpia robusta (Wiltshire, 1988)Info
Heteropalpia vetusta (Walker, 1865)Info
Hippotion celerio (L., 1758)Silver-striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hippotion moorei (Jordan, 1926)Info
Hippotion pentagramma (Hampson, 1910)Info
Hippotion rebeli (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Rebel´s Striped HawkInfo
Hippotion rosae (Butler, 1882)Grey HippotionInfo
Hippotion socotrensis (Rebel, 1899)Info
Hippotion somalicum (Jordan, 1916)Info
Hippotion stigma (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Hoplojana politzari (Basquin, 2013)Info
Hyblaea puera (Cramer, 1777)Teak defoliatorInfo
Hyles livornica (Esper, 1779)Striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hymenia perspectalis (Hübner, 1796)Spotted Beet Webworm MothInfo
Hypena abyssinalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Hypena abyssinialis -> Hypena abyssinalisInfo
Hypena jussalis -> Hypena strigataWhite Angled-SulphurInfo
Hypena lividalis -> Ophiuche lividalisInfo
Hypena masurialis -> Rhynchina obliqualisGrey SnoutInfo
Hypena obacerralis (Walker, 1858)Info
Hypena obsitalis (Hübner, 1813)Bloxworth SnoutInfo
Hypolimnas deceptor (Trimen, 1873)Deceptive DiademInfo
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypolycaena bitjeana -> Hypolycaena lochmophilaBlack-patch HairstreakInfo
Hypolycaena liara (Druce, 1890)Black-patch HairstreakInfo
Hypolycaena lochmophila (Tite, 1967)Coastal HairstreakInfo
Hypolycaena symmacha -> Hypolycaena lochmophilaBlack-patch HairstreakInfo
Hypolycaena umbrosa (Butler, 1885)Info
Hypotacha bubo (Berio, 1941)Info
Hypotacha indecisa (Walker, 1858)Info
Hypotacha retracta (Hampson, 1902)Info
Hypotia perstrigata (Hampson, 1916)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idaea nigrosticta (Warren, 1897)Info
Ilattia axis (Guenée, 1852)Info
Iolaus crawshayi -> Argiolaus crawshayiCrawshay´s SapphireInfo
Iolaus crawshayi maureli (Dufrane, 1954)Info
Iolaus glaucus (Butler, 1886)Info
Iolaus mimosae berbera (Bethune-baker, 1924)Info
Iolaus tajoraca (Walker, 1870)Info
Iolaus umbrosa -> Hypolycaena umbrosaInfo
Isotrias penedana (Trematerra, 2013)Info
Isturgia deerraria (Walker, 1861)Info
Isturgia disputaria (Guenée, 1858)Maltese BloomInfo
Isturgia netta (Holland, 1897)Info
Isturgia quadriplaga (Rothschild, 1921)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janseodes melanospila (Guenée, 1852)Info
Jemadia menechmus (Mabille, 1878)Menechmus SkipperInfo
Junonia terea fumata (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kedestes callicles (Hewitson, 1868)Pale RangerInfo
Kedestes macomo (Trimen, 1862)Macomo RangerInfo
Kenyarctia melanogastra (Holland, 1897)Info
Knappetra fasciata (Walker, 1855)Info
Kuja hamatypex (Hampson, 1916)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laelia rosea (Schaus & Clements, 1893)Info
Laelia somalica (Collenette, 1931)Info
Laelia subrosea (Walker, 1855)Info
Lasiommata maderakal (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Latoia vivida (Walker, 1865)Info
Leocyma caeca (Berio, 1935)Info
Leocyma candace (Fawcett, 1916)Info
Leocyma discophora (Hampson, 1912)Info
Lepidochrysops fumosa (Butler, 1885)Info
Lepidochrysops naidina -> Chilades naidinaInfo
Lepidochrysops polydialecta (Bethune-baker, 1922)Lilac Giant CupidInfo
Lepista limbata -> Lepista pandulaInfo
Lepista pandula (Boisduval, 1847)Info
Leptomyrina gorgias sobrina (Talbot, 1935)Info
Leucania inangulata (Gaede, 1935)Info
Leucania loreyi (Duponchel, 1827)The CosmopolitanInfo
Leucania melanostrota (Hampson, 1905)Info
Leucania negrottoi (Berio, 1940)Info
Leucania patrizii (Berio, 1935)Info
Leucinodes laisalis (Walker, 1859)Info
Leucinodes ugandensis (Mally & Al., 2015)Info
Leucostrophus alterhirundo (Gerstaecker, 1871)White Barred HawkInfo
Likoma crenata (Rothschild & Jordan, 1907)Info
Lobobunaea phaedusa (Drury, 1782)Info
Lomographa indularia (Guenée, 1858)Info
Lophorache fulvirufa (Hampson, 1910)Info
Lophostethus dumolinii (Angas, 1849)Arrow SphinxInfo
Lophotavia incivilis (Walker, 1865)Info
Lophotidia brunnescens (Pinhey, 1968)Info
Ludia arguta (Jordan, 1922)Info
Ludia hansali (Felder, 1874)Info
Ludia jordani (Bouyer, 1997)Info
Lyncestis amphix (Cramer, 1777)Info
Lyncestoides unilinea (Swinhoe, 1885)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Maliarpha separatella (Ragonot, 1888)African White StemborerInfo
Maruca vitrata (Fabricius, 1787)Mung MothInfo
Masalia fissifascia (Hampson, 1903)Info
Masalia leucosticta -> Heliothis leucostictaInfo
Masalia perstriata -> Heliothis perstriataInfo
Masalia zernytamsia (Berio, 1935)Info
Matopo descarpentriesi (Laporte, 1975)Info
Matopo heterochroa (Hampson, 1916)Info
Maurilia arcuata (Walker, 1858)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
Melanocera menippe (Westwood, 1849)Info
Melasina psephota (Durrant, 1916)Info
Melasina recondita (Durrant, 1916)Info
Melittia oedipus (Oberthür, 1878)African Vine BorerInfo
Melittia pyropis (Hampson, 1919)Info
Melittia ursipes -> Agriomelissa ursipesInfo
Mentaxya muscosa (Geyer, 1837)Info
Metachrostis olmii (Berio, 1937)Info
Metarbela diodonta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Metarbela erecta (Gaede, 1929)Info
Metarctia burra (Schaus & Clements, 1893)Info
Metisella willemi (Wallengren, 1857)Netted SylphInfo
Micralarctia tolgoeti (Watson, 1988)Info
Micralarctia toulgoeti (A. Watson, 1988)Info
Microclanis erlangeri (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Microloxia ruficornis (Warren, 1897)Info
Microraphe fiorii (Berio, 1937)Info
Mimasura innotata (Hampson, 1910)Info
Mimasura pseudopyralis (Berio, 1937)Info
Mimasura unipuncta (Hampson, 1902)Info
Mitrophrys menete (Cramer, 1775)Chinati SheepmothInfo
Mocis conveniens (Walker, 1858)Pale Brown LinesInfo
Mocis proverai (Zilli, 2000)Info
Mylothris agathina (Hübner, 1819)Eastern Dotted BorderInfo
Mythimna caelebs (Grünberg, 1910)Info
Mythimna hamata (Wallengren, 1856)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanna eningae (Plötz, 1880)Info
Nanna montana -> Nanna piaInfo
Nanna pia (Strand, 1912)Info
Neocoenyra duplex (Butler, 1885)Info
Neocoenyra fulleborni (Thurau, 1903)Info
Neocoenyra gregorii (Butler, 1894)Info
Neocoenyra rufilineata (Butler, 1894)Info
Nephele argentifera (Walker, 1856)Silver Barred NepheleInfo
Nephele funebris (Fabricius, 1793)Funereal NepheleInfo
Nephele xylina (Rothschild & Jordan, 1910)Info
Nepheronia buquetii (Boisduval, 1836)Green-eyed MonsterInfo
Nodaria externalis (Guenée, 1854)Nais MetalmarkInfo
Nola doggeensis (Strand, 1920)Info
Nomima prophanes (Durrant, 1916)Info
Noorda blitealis (Walker, 1859)Moringa MothInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrota somalensis (Strand, 1922)Info
Ochrota unicolor (Hopffer, 1857)Info
Ocinara ficicola (Ormerod, 1889)Info
Odontocheilopteryx myxa (Wallengren, 1860)Info
Odontocheilopteryx politzari (Gurkovich & Zolotuhin, 2009)Info
Odontopacha fenestrata (Aurivillius, 1909)Info
Odontoretha featheri (Hampson, 1916)Info
Oedicodia limbata (Butler, 1898)Info
Oedicodia melanographa (Hampson, 1916)Info
Oedicodia pallescens (Wiltshire, 1990)Info
Oedicodia strigipennis (Hampson, 1916)Info
Oediconia negrottoi (Berio, 1977)Info
Ophiuche lividalis (Hübner, 1790)Info
Ophiusa tirhaca (Cramer, 1773)Green Drab mothInfo
Oraesia intrusa (Krüger, 1939)Info
Oraesia provocans (Walker, 1857)Info
Ornipholidotos peucetia peuceda (Grose-smith, 1889)Info
Orthogonioptilum ianthinum (Rougeot, 1960)Info
Ozarba albimarginata (Hampson, 1896)Info
Ozarba albomediovittata (Berio, 1937)Info
Ozarba aloisiisabaudiae (Berio, 1937)Info
Ozarba boursini (Berio, 1940)Info
Ozarba consanguis (Hampson, 1902)Info
Ozarba deficiens (Berio, 1935)Info
Ozarba endoplaga (Hampson, 1916)Info
Ozarba endoscota (Hampson, 1916)Info
Ozarba hemileuca -> Ozarba hemiochraInfo
Ozarba hemimelaena (Hampson, 1910)Info
Ozarba negrottoi (Berio, 1940)Info
Ozarba nicotrai (Berio, 1950)Info
Ozarba parvula (Berio, 1940)Info
Ozarba phaea (Hampson, 1902)Info
Ozarba pluristriata (Berio, 1937)Info
Ozarba scorpio (Berio, 1935)Info
Ozarba semiluctuosa (Berio, 1937)Info
Ozarba semitorrida (Hampson, 1916)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachypalpella subalbata (Warren, 1900)Info
Pandesma anysa (Guenée, 1852)Info
Pandesma quenavadi (Guenée, 1852)Info
Pandesma robusta (Walker, 1858)Info
Papilio aethiops -> Protogoniomorpha parhassus aethiopsInfo
Papilio aurora -> Colias heosInfo
Papilio constantinus (Ward, 1871)Constantine´s SwallowtailInfo
Papilio dardanus -> Xanthocastnia evaltheMocker SwallowtailInfo
Papilio dardanus byatti (Poulton, 1926)Info
Papilio microps (Storace, 1951)Info
Papilio nireus pseudonireus (C. & R. Felder, 1865)Info
Paralacydes arborifera (Butler, 1875)Info
Paralacydes fiorii (Berio, 1937)Info
Paralacydes gracilis -> Paralacydes arboriferaInfo
Paralacydes minorata (Berio, 1935)Info
Paramecyna variegata (Breuning, 1940)Info
Parasa fulvicorpus (Hampson, 1896)Info
Paraxenistis africana -> Deryaxenistis africanaInfo
Pardoxia graellsii (Feisthamel, 1837)Yellow DrabInfo
Parides tros (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders, 1844)Pink BollwormInfo
Pericyma mendax (Walker, 1858)Info
Pericyma metaleuca (Hampson, 1913)Info
Pericyma umbrina (Guenée, 1852)Info
Phaiogramma stibolepida (Butler, 1879)Info
Phalera imitata (Druce, 1896)Info
Phiala punctulata (Pagenstecher, 1903)Info
Phthoropoea halogramma (Meyrick, 1927)Info
Phthoropoea pycnosaris (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Physcaeneura leda (Gerstaecker, 1871)Info
Phytometra fragilis (Butler, 1875)Info
Phytometra pentheus (Fawcett, 1916)Info
Phytometra subflavalis (Walker, 1865)Info
Pinacopterix eriphia melanarge (Butler, 1886)Info
Pinacopteryx eriphia melanarge (Butler, 1886)Info
Plecoptera hypoxantha (Hampson, 1926)Info
Plecoptera reflexa (Guenée, 1852)Info
Plecopterodes clytie (Gaede, 1936)Info
Poliana micra (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Poliana wintgensi (Strand, 1910)Marbled SphinxInfo
Poliodes roseicornis (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Info
Polydesma quercii -> Polydesma smithiiInfo
Polydesma scriptilis (Guenée, 1852)Info
Polydesma umbricola (Boisduval, 1833)Monkeypod MothInfo
Polymona finitorum (Collenette, 1931)Info
Polyptychoides grayii (Walker, 1856)Info
Polyptychoides niloticus -> Polyptychoides grayiiInfo
Pontia distorta (Butler, 1886)Small Meadow WhiteInfo
Pontia glauconome (Klug, 1829)Desert WhiteInfo
Porthesaroa nicotrai (Hartig, 1940)Info
Praedora marshalli (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Marshall´s HawkInfo
Prasinocyma perpulverata (Prout, 1916)Info
Precis coelestina (Dewitz, 1879)Ocellated CommodoreInfo
Precis limnoria (Klug, 1845)White-spotted CommodoreInfo
Precis octavia (Cramer, 1779)Gaudy CommodoreInfo
Precis octavia octavia (Cramer, 1777)Info
Precis taveta -> Precis limnoriaWhite-spotted CommodoreInfo
Prionapteryx banaadirensis (Bassi, 2013)Info
Prionapteryx somala (Bassi, 2013)Info
Pristocera erythrura (Kieffer, 1904)Info
Proconis abrostoloides (Hampson, 1902)Info
Protogoniomorpha parhassus (Drury, 1782)Common Mother-of-PearlInfo
Protogoniomorpha parhassus aethiops (Palisot De Beauvais, 1805)Info
Psammodes lateridens (Fairmaire, 1887)Info
Psara atritermina (Hampson, 1913)Info
Pseudoclanis kenyae -> Pseudoclanis posticaInfo
Pseudoclanis molitor (Rothschild & Jordan, 1912)Great PolyptychusInfo
Pseudoclanis postica (Walker, 1856)Mulberry HawkInfo
Pseudoclanis subviridis (Talbot, 1932)Info
Pseudosterrha paulula (Swinhoe, 1886)Info
Pseudozarba bipartita (Herrich-schäffer, 1850)Info
Pseudozarba mianodes (Hampson, 1893)Info
Pseudozarba mianoides (Hampson, 1893)Info
Pseudozarba opella (Swinhoe, 1885)Info
Psilocerea hypermetra (Prout, 1931)Info
Pterophorus albidus (Zeller, 1852)Info
Pyrausta phaenicealis (Hübner, 1818)Perilla Leaf MothInfo
Pyrausta phoenicealis -> Pyrausta falcatalisPerilla Leaf MothInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rabila albiviridis (Hampson, 1916)Info
Radara subcupralis (Walker, 1866)Info
Radiarctia lutescens -> Afromurzinia lutescensInfo
Rhesala moestalis (Walker, 1866)Info
Rhododactyla elicrina (Felder, 1874)Info
Rhynchina albiscripta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Rhynchina obliqualis (Kollar, 1844)Info
Rhynchina obliquarlis (Kollar, 1844)Info
Rhypopteryx inconspicua (Hampson, 1916)Info
Rhypopteryx rhodea (Hampson, 1905)Info
Ruanda nuda (Holland, 1897)Info
Rufoclanis erlangeri (Rothschild & K. Jordan, 1903)Info
Rufoclanis numosae (Wallengren, 1860)Wawy PolyptychusInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salagena eustrigata (Hampson, 1916)Info
Saliunca homochroa (Holland, 1897)Info
Sarangesa phidyle (Walker, 1870)Small ElfinInfo
Sarmatia interitalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Sciatta remota (Druce, 1887)ChangaInfo
Scirpophaga subumbrosa (Meyrick, 1933)Info
Scopula adelpharia (Püngeler, 1894)Info
Scopula africana (Berio, 1937)Info
Scopula coenosaria -> Scopula luridataInfo
Scopula distracta (Zeller, 1847)Info
Scopula luridata (Zeller, 1847)Info
Scopula minoa (Prout, 1916)Info
Scopula minorata (Boisduval, 1833)Petite WaveInfo
Scopula nepheloperas (Prout, 1916)Info
Scopula nephotropa (Prout, 1931)Info
Scopula pulchellata (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Scopula sagittilinea (Warren, 1897)Info
Scopula spoliata (Walker, 1861)Info
Scopula transmeata (Prout, 1931)Info
Scotinochroa minor (Hampson, 1916)Info
Scrancia discomma (Jordan, 1916)Info
Secusio discoidalis (Talbot, 1929)Info
Secusio parvipuncta -> Secusio strigataInfo
Secusio strigata (Walker, 1854)Info
Sena donaldsoni (Holland, 1897)Info
Sena prompta (Walker, 1855)Info
Sesamia calamistis -> Sesamia janseiPink stalk borerInfo
Sesamia coniota (Hampson, 1902)Info
Sesamia cretica (Lederer, 1857)Purple stem borerInfo
Sesamia nonagrioides (Lefèbvre, 1827)West African pink borerInfo
Sesamia pecki -> Sesamia creticaCorn stem borerInfo
Sesquialtera ridicula (Prout, 1916)Info
Siccia conformis (Hampson, 1914)Info
Simesia balachowskyi (Kiriakoff, 1973)Info
Simesia olmii (Berio, 1937)Info
Simplicia extinctalis (Zeller, 1852)Info
Simplicia inarcualis -> Simplicia inareolalisInfo
Simplicia inareolalis (Fryer, 1912)Info
Soloe fumipennis (Hampson, 1910)Info
Somalibrya minuta (Berio, 1976)Info
Speia vuteria (Stoll, 1783)Info
Sphingomorpha chlorea (Cramer, 1777)Info
Sphingonaepiopsis nana (Walker, 1856)Savanna HawkmothInfo
Spialia colotes semiconfluens (De Jong, 1978)Info
Spialia doris (Walker, 1870)Aden SkipperInfo
Spialia mafa higginsi (Evans, 1937)Info
Spialia mangana (Rebel, 1899)Arabian Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spilosoma lutescens -> Afromurzinia lutescensInfo
Spilosoma mediopunctata (Pagenstecher, 1903)Info
Spilosoma scortilla ()Info
Spilosoma semihyalina -> Afromurzinia lutescensInfo
Spindasis somalina -> Cigaritis somalinaSomali SilverlineInfo
Spindasis waggae -> Cesa waggaeInfo
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
Stenophatna marshalli (Aurivillius, 1909)Info
Stoermeriana abyssinicum (Aurivillius, 1908)Info
Stoermeriana collenettei (Tams, 1931)Info
Streblote finitorum (Tams, 1931)Info
Stugeta bowkeri albeza (Koçak, 1996)Info
Stugeta somalina (Stempffer, 1946)Somali Marbled SapphireInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tarucus grammicus (Grose-smith & Kirby, 1893)Dark PierrotInfo
Tarucus indica (Evans, 1932)Indian PierrotInfo
Tarucus kiki (Larsen, 1976)Kiki´s PierrotInfo
Tarucus kulala (Evans, 1955)Turkana PierrotInfo
Tarucus legrasi (Stempffer, 1948)Le Gras´ PierrotInfo
Tarucus louisae -> Tarucus kikiDark PierrotInfo
Tarucus mediterraneae -> Tarucus rosaceaBalochistan PierrotInfo
Tarucus quadratus (Oglivie-grant, 1899)Info
Tarucus rosacea (Austaut, 1885)Mediterranean Tiger BlueInfo
Tarucus theophrastus (Fabricius, 1793)Common Tiger BlueInfo
Tathorhynchus exsiccata (Lederer, 1855)Levant BlackneckInfo
Teracotona rhodophaea (Walker, 1865)Info
Teracotona roseata -> Teracotona submaculaInfo
Teracotona submacula (Walker, 1855)Info
Teracotona submaculata (Walker, 1855)Info
Teucocranon microcallia (Berio, 1937)Info
Thalassodes quadraria (Guenée, 1857)Info
Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick, 1913)False Codling MothInfo
Thermesia incedens (Walker, 1858)Info
Thiacidas acronictoides (Berio, 1950)Info
Thiacidas cerurodes (Hampson, 1916)Info
Thiacidas fasciata (Fawcett, 1917)Info
Thiacidas roseotincta (Pinhey, 1962)Info
Thiacidas somaliensis (Hacker & Zilli, 2010)Info
Thiacidas triangulata (Gaede, 1939)Info
Thysanoplusia indicator (Walker, 1858)Info
Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Fabricius, 1775)Slender Burnished BrassInfo
Tirumala formosa neumanni (Rothschild, 1902)Info
Toana nigrilineata (Hampson, 1916)Info
Traminda acuta (Warren, 1897)Info
Traminda neptunaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Tricentroscelis protrusifrons (Prout, 1916)Info
Trichaeta fulvescens (Walker, 1854)Info
Trichaeta pterophorina (Mabille, 1892)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
Trichoplusia indicator (Walker, 1857)Info
Trichoplusia ni (Hübner, 1803)Cabbage LooperInfo
Trichoplusia orichalcea -> Thysanoplusia orichalceaSoybean looperInfo
Trigonodes exportata -> Trigonodes hyppasiaInfo
Trigonodes hyppasia (Cramer, 1779)Semilooper mothInfo
Tuerta pastocyana (Berio, 1940)Info
Tuxentius cretosus (Butler, 1876)Savanna Pied PierrotInfo
Tuxentius cretosus lactinatus (Butler, 1886)Info
Tytroca balnearia -> Tytroca leucopteraInfo
Tytroca dispar (Püngeler, 1904)Info
Tytroca leucoptera (Hampson, 1896)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Ulotrichopus primulina (Hampson, 1902)Info
Ulotrichopus tinctipennis (Hampson, 1902)Info
Usta angulata (Rothschild, 1895)Angled EmperorInfo
Ustjuzhania lineata (Walker, 1855)Info
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 XBack  Next  Top
Xanthocastnia evalthe (Fabricius, 1776)Info
Xanthodes albago (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Xanthodes graellsii -> Pardoxia graellsiiInfo
Xanthomera leucoglene (Mabille, 1880)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Yatanga smithi (Holland, 1892)Info
Ypthima jacksoni (Kielland, 1982)Jackson´s RingletInfo
Ypthima simplicia (Butler, 1876)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zamarada mesotaenia (Prout, 1931)Info
Zamarada secutaria (Guenée, 1858)Info
Zamarada torrida (Fletcher D. S., 1974)Info
Zekelita albiscripta (Hampson, 1916)Info
Zekelita antiqualis (Hübner, 1809)Info
Zekelita perangulata (Hampson, 1916)Info
Zekelita ravalis (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Info
Zethesides bettoni (Butler, 1898)Info
Zeuctoboarmia syntropha (Prout, 1931)Info
Zovax vangoghi (BÅ‚eszynski, 1965)Info
884 Species in Lepidoptera for Somalia 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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