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Distribution path and Subregions of Syria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Syria
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Syria
Class
Syria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 239 families, 1273 genera, 3170 species
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Subclass
Syria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 236 families, 1269 genera, 3165 species
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Infraclass
Syria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 231 families, 1261 genera, 3155 species
Tree
Superorder
Syria
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 168 families, 1096 genera, 2860 species
Tree
Order
Syria
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 35 families, 252 genera, 516 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
Syria
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     35 families, 252 genera, 516 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Syria
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Brachodidae (Agenjo, 1966) - 6 SpeciesLittle Bear Moths
Chimabachidae (Heinemann, 1870) -> Oecophorinae - 1 SpeciesChimabachid Moths
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 15 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 4 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 24 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 80 SpeciesGrass moth
Douglasiidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 3 SpeciesDouglas Moths
Dudgeoneidae (Berger, 1958) - 7 SpeciesDudgeon Carpenterworm Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 5 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesErebid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 26 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 20 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 1 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 25 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 88 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 2 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 27 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 1 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 5 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) -> Psychinae - 1 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 19 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 35 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 7 SpeciesClearwing Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 10 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 35 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) - 8 SpeciesBurnet Moths
35 Families with 517 Species in Syria
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Syria
Species with ANext  
Abrostola clarissa (Staudinger, 1900)Info
Acleris subcoprana -> Acleris undulanaCedar Leaf MothInfo
Acleris undulana (Walsingham, 1900)Cedar Leaf MothInfo
Acompsia syriella (Huemer & Karsholt, 2002)Info
Acrobasis vinaceellum (Ragonot, 1901)Info
Adelosemia dilucidella (Duponchel, 1836)Info
Adelosemia odontella -> Divona parvellaInfo
Adelosemia satanella -> Divona parvellaInfo
Adelosemia subsoritella -> Divona parvellaInfo
Adscita obscura (Zeller, 1847)Info
Aedophron phlebophora (Lederer, 1858)Info
Aegle mimetes -> Aegle vespertalisInfo
Aegle semicana (Esper, 1798)Info
Aegle vespertalis (Hübner, 1818)Info
Aetheria bicolorata -> Hecatera bicolorataBroad-barred WhiteInfo
Aethes cremonana (Ragonot, 1894)Info
Aethes deaurana (Peyerimhoff, 1877)Info
Aethes ferruginea (Walsingham, 1900)Info
Aglossa abdidalis -> Aglossa pinguinalisInfo
Aglossa asiatica (Erschoff, 1872)Info
Aglossa brabanti (Ragonot, 1884)Info
Aglossa maceralis -> Aglossa brabantiInfo
Aglossa pinguinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)Large TabbySite
Aglossa rubralis -> Aglossa pinguinalisInfo
Agriphila cyrenaicella -> Agriphila cyrenaicellusInfo
Agriphila cyrenaicellus (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Agriphila hungarica -> Agriphila tersellusInfo
Agriphila hungaricus -> Agriphila tersellusInfo
Agriphila paleatella -> Agriphila paleatellusInfo
Agriphila paleatellus (Zeller, 1847)Info
Agriphila tersella -> Agriphila tersellusInfo
Agriphila tersellus (Lederer, 1855)Info
Agriphiloides longipalpellus (Bleszynski, 1965)Info
Agrotis cursoriodes -> Agrotis ripaeInfo
Agrotis haifae (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Agrotis ripae (Fabricius, 1794)Sand DartInfo
Albarracina baui (Standfuss, 1890)Info
Albulina loewi germanicae (Pfeiffer, 1932)Info
Aletia congrua -> Mythimna congruaInfo
Aletia ferrago -> Mythimna litoralisThe ClayInfo
Allancastria deyrollei (Oberthür, 1869)Info
Amata mestralii (Bugnion, 1837)Info
Ambia thyridialis (Lederer, 1855)Info
Amselghia argyrella (Herrich-schaffer, 1861)Info
Ancylolomia affinis -> Ancylolomia palpellaInfo
Ancylolomia palpella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Ancylolomia palpigeralis -> Ancylolomia palpellaInfo
Ancylolomia pectinatellus (Zeller, 1847)Info
Ancylolomia tripolitella (Rebel, 1909)Info
Ancylosis convexella (Lederer, 1855)Info
Ancylosis damascenella (Amsel, 1952)Info
Ancylosis hellenica (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Ancylosis latakiella (Amsel, 1952)Info
Ancylosis partitella (Ragonot, 1887)Info
Ancylosis sulcatella (Christoph, 1877)Info
Anumeta atrosignata (Walker, 1858)Info
Anumeta hilgerti (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Aphelia ferrugana (Hübner, 1793)Info
Aphelia ferugana -> Zelotherses feruganaInfo
Aphelia ochreana (Hübner, 1800)Info
Aplocera efformata (Guenée, 1858)Lesser Treble-barInfo
Aporodes floralis (Hübner, 1809)Info
Archanara sparganii -> Globia sparganiiWebb´s WainscotInfo
Archon apollinaris (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Archon apollinus (Herbst, 1798)False ApolloInfo
Arctia villica -> Epicallia villicaCream-spot TigerInfo
Aristotelia maculata -> Deltophora maculataInfo
Ateliotum syriaca (Caradja, 1920)Info
Atethmia ambusta (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Atethmia centrago (Haworth, 1809)Centre-barred SallowInfo
Atychia candefacta -> Brachodes diakonaInfo
Atychia diacona -> Brachodes diakonaInfo
Autophila cerealis (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Autophila cyprogena -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila einsleri (Amsel, 1935)Info
Autophila elbursica -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila garmsira -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila hormuza -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila luxuriosa -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila nigromarginata -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Autophila taurica -> Autophila einsleriInfo
Azanus gamra (Lederer, 1855)Info
Azanus ubaldus (Stoll, 1782)Bright Babul BlueInfo
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Basistriga flammatra -> Dichagyris flammatraBlack CollarInfo
Borbo borbonica (Boisduval, 1833)Olive Haired SwiftInfo
Brachodes candefacta (Lederer, 1858)Info
Brachodes candefactus (Lederer, 1858)Info
Brachodes diacona (Lederer, 1858)Info
Brachodes diakona (Lederer, 1858)Info
Bryotropha horribilis (Rutten & Karsholt, 2005)Info
Bryotropha hulli (Karsholt & Rutten, 2005)Info
Bryotropha inexpectella -> Bryotropha plebejellaInfo
Bryotropha plebejella (Zeller, 1847)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacophyia permixtella (Herrich-schäffer, 1855)Info
Calamotropha hackeri -> Calamotropha hierichunticaInfo
Calamotropha hierichuntica (Zeller, 1867)Info
Calamotropha orontella -> Calamotropha hierichunticaInfo
Capperia washbourni (Adamczewski, 1951)Info
Capsula sparganii -> Globia sparganiiInfo
Caradrina flavirena (Guenée, 1852)Lorimer´s RusticInfo
Carcharodus ambigua (Verity, 1925)Info
Carcharodus lavatherae tauricus (Reverdin, 1915)Info
Cardepia affinis -> Cardepia sociabilisInfo
Cardepia deserticola -> Cardepia sociabilisInfo
Cardepia sociabilis (De Graslin, 1850)Info
Caryocolum arenariella -> Caryocolum schleichiInfo
Caryocolum dianthella -> Caryocolum schleichiInfo
Caryocolum dilatatum (Huemer, 1989)Info
Caryocolum emarginatum -> Caryocolum stramentellaInfo
Caryocolum hackeri -> Caryocolum schleichiInfo
Caryocolum improvisella -> Caryocolum schleichiInfo
Caryocolum schleichi (Christoph, 1872)Info
Caryocolum simulans (Huemer, 1988)Info
Caryocolum stramentella (Rebel, 1935)Info
Caryocolum syriacum -> Caryocolum schleichiInfo
Catocala syriaca -> Catocala neonymphaInfo
Catoptria confusella -> Catoptria confusellusInfo
Catoptria confusellus (Staudinger, 1882)Info
Catoptria dimorphella -> Catoptria dimorphellusInfo
Catoptria dimorphellus (Staudinger, 1882)Info
Catoptria laevigatella -> Catoptria laevigatellusInfo
Catoptria laevigatellus (Lederer, 1870)Info
Catoptria wolfi -> Catoptria dimorphellusInfo
Ceratoxanthis argentomixtana (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Cercopis distincta (Melichar, 1896)Info
Cercopis sanguinolenta (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Cercopis vulnerata (Illiger In Rossi, 1807)Black-and-red froghopperSite
Chamaesphecia minianiformis (Freyer, 1843)Info
Chamaesphecia nigrifrons (Le Cerf, 1911)Info
Chamaesphecia nigrifrons (Le Cerf, 1911)Info
Chamaesphecia sevenari -> Chamaesphecia nigrifronsInfo
Chelis reticulata (Christoph, 1887)Info
Chersotis fimbriola (Esper, 1803)Info
Chersotis laeta -> Chersotis fimbriolaInfo
Chersotis larixia (Guenée, 1852)Info
Chersotis multangula (Hübner, 1803)Info
Chilades trochylus (Freyer, 1843)Grass JewelInfo
Chilo boxanus -> Chilo luteellusInfo
Chilo brevipalpellus -> Chilo pulverosellusInfo
Chilo concolorellus -> Chilo luteellusInfo
Chilo dubia -> Chilo luteellusInfo
Chilo gensanellus -> Chilo luteellusInfo
Chilo lemarchandellus -> Chilo pulverosellusInfo
Chilo luteellus (Motschulsky, 1866)Info
Chilo molydellus -> Chilo luteellusInfo
Chilo plumbosellus -> Chilo luteellusInfo
Chilo pseudoplumbellus -> Chilo luteellusInfo
Chilo pulverosellus (Ragonot, 1895)Info
Choreutis phalaraspis -> Prochoreutis sehestedianaInfo
Choreutis philonyma -> Prochoreutis sehestedianaInfo
Chrysocrambus bleszynskii -> Chrysocrambus linetellaInfo
Chrysocrambus linetella (Fabricius, 1781)Orange-bar Grass-veneerInfo
Chrysocrambus linetellus -> Chrysocrambus linetellaInfo
Chrysocrambus syriellus (Zerny, 1934)Info
Cigaritis acamas (Klug, 1834)Leopard ButterflyInfo
Cigaritis cilissa (Lederer, 1861)Info
Clarina syriaca (Lederer, 1855)Info
Clepsis micromys (Stringer, 1929)Info
Clepsis oblimatana (Kennel, 1900)Info
Clytie haifae (Habich, 1905)Info
Cochylimorpha diana (Kennel, 1899)Info
Cochylimorpha kurdistana (Amsel, 1959)Info
Cochylimorpha langeana (Kalchberg, 1898)Info
Cochylimorpha nodulana (Moschler, 1862)Info
Cochylimorpha straminea (Haworth, 1811)Straw ConchInfo
Cochylis aestiva (Walsingham, 1900)Info
Cochylis carpophilana -> Cochylis epilinanaInfo
Cochylis epilinana (Duponchel In Godart, 1842)Info
Coleophora amasiella (Stainton, 1867)Info
Coleophora arenbergeri -> Coleophora amasiellaInfo
Coleophora arenbergi (Stainton, 1867)Info
Coleophora argyrella (Herrich-schäffer, 1861)Info
Coleophora fuscicornis (Zeller, 1847)Coast Green Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora imbecilla (Toll, 1952)Info
Coleophora jerusalemella (Toll, 1942)Info
Coleophora phlomidis (Stainton, 1867)Info
Coleophora propinqua (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Coleophora spiniferella -> Coleophora subochraceaInfo
Coleophora subochracea (Stainton, 1867)Info
Coleophora subochrea -> Coleophora subochraceaInfo
Coleophora syriaca (Toll, 1942)Info
Colotis fausta (Olivier, 1804)Large Salmon ArabInfo
Copiphana oliva -> Teinoptera olivaInfo
Cornifrons ulceratalis (Lederer, 1858)Info
Cosmia trapezina (Linnaeus, 1758)The Dun-barInfo
Cossulus lignosus (Brandt, 1938)Info
Cossus bianchii (Krüger, 1934)Info
Cossus funkei -> Dyspessacossus funkeiInfo
Cossus osthelderi -> Dyspessacossus osthelderiInfo
Cossus saharae -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Cyaniris antiochena ()Info
Cyaniris antrochina ()Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Deltophora maculata (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Dendrolimus bufo (Lederer, 1861)Info
Dichagyris erubescens (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Dichagyris flammatra (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Black CollarInfo
Dichagyris libanicola (Corti & Draudt, 1933)Info
Dieida ledereri (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Dipleurina lacustrata -> Eudonia lacustrataLittle GreyInfo
Dirhinosia nitidula (Stainton, 1867)Info
Divona parvella (Duponchel, 1836)Info
Drasteria eremophila (Rebel, 1895)Info
Drasteria flexuosa (Ménétriés, 1848)Info
Duzulla subhyalinalis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852)JigsawInfo
Dyspessa bipunctata (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Dyspessa cerberus (Daniel, 1939)Info
Dyspessa colon -> Dyspessa bipunctataInfo
Dyspessa infuscata (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Dyspessa intermedia -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Dyspessa nigrita -> Dyspessa ululaInfo
Dyspessa ulula (Borkhausen, 1790)Garlic BorerInfo
Dyspessacossus ahmadi -> Dyspessacossus osthelderiInfo
Dyspessacossus fereidun (Grum-grshimaïlo, 1895)Info
Dyspessacossus funkei (Röber, 1896)Info
Dyspessacossus hadjiensis (Daniel, 1953)Info
Dyspessacossus osthelderi (Grum-grshimaïlo, 1895)Info
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Earias dorsivitta (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Earias insulana (Boisduval, 1833)Cotton Spotted BollwormInfo
Ectoedemia aegilopidella (Klimesch, 1978)Info
Edosa lardatella (Lederer, 1858)Info
Empusa pennicornis (Pallas, 1773)Info
Empusa pennicornis pennicornis (Pallas, 1773)Info
Endotricha flammealis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Rosy TabbySite
Endotricha jordana -> Endotricha consobrinalisInfo
Enterpia laudeti (Boisduval, 1840)Info
Epicallia villica (Linnaeus, 1758)Cream-spot TigerInfo
Epilecta linogrisea (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Erebia medusa (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Woodland RingletInfo
Eremocossus senegalensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Eremocossus vaulogeri (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Erynnis marloyi (Boisduval, 1834)Inky SkipperInfo
Ethmia aurifluella (Hübner, 1810)Info
Ethmia euphraticella -> Ethmia lepidellaInfo
Ethmia iranella (Zerny, 1940)Info
Ethmia paneliusella -> Ethmia quadrinotellaInfo
Ethmia quadrinotella (Mann, 1861)Info
Eublemma siticulosa (Lederer, 1858)Info
Euchromius cochlearella (Christoph In Romanoff, 1887)Info
Euchromius cochlearellus (Christoph In Romanoff, 1887)Info
Euchromius pulverosa (Christoph, 1886)Info
Euchromius pulverosus (Christoph In Romanoff, 1887)Info
Euchromius rayatella -> Euchromius rayatellusInfo
Euchromius rayatellus (Amsel, 1949)Info
Eudarcia lattakianum (G. Petersen, 1968)Info
Eudonia lacustrata (Panzer, 1804)Little GreyInfo
Euhagena palariformis (Lederer, 1858)Info
Eupithecia achyrdaghica (Wehrli, 1929)Info
Eupithecia amasina (Bohatsch, 1893)Info
Eupithecia reisserata (Pinker, 1976)Info
Eupithecia syriacata (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Eupithecia weigti (Mironov & Ratzel, 2012)Info
Euplocamus delagrangei (Ragonot, 1895)Info
Euscrobipalpa artemisiella (Treitschke, 1833)Thyme MothInfo
Euxoa aquilina (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Euxoa oranaria -> Euxoa aquilinaInfo
Euxoa psimmythiosa -> Euxoa aquilinaInfo
Euzophera osseatella (Treitschke, 1832)Eggplant BorerInfo
Evergestis infirmalis (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Evergestis subfuscalis (Staudinger, 1871)Info
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Freyeria trochylus -> Chilades trochylusGrass JewelInfo
Fulvoclysia arguta (Razowski, 1970)Info
Fulvoclysia subdolana (Kennel, 1901)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gelechia stramentella -> Caryocolum stramentellaInfo
Globia sparganii (Esper, 1790)Webb´s WainscotInfo
Gonepteryx cleopatra (Linnaeus, 1767)CleopatraInfo
Gortyna flavago (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Frosted OrangeInfo
Grammodes rogenhoferi -> Dysgonia rogenhoferiInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadena clara (Staudinger, 1901)Info
Hadena laudeti -> Enterpia laudetiInfo
Hadena perplexa (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Tawny ShearsInfo
Hadena protai -> Hadena sanctaInfo
Hadena pumila (Staudinger, 1879)Info
Hadena sancta (Staudinger, 1859)Info
Hadena silenides (Staudinger, 1895)Info
Hadena syriaca (Osthelder, 1933)Info
Hadena trisagittata -> Hadena sanctaInfo
Hapsifera multiguttella (Ragonot, 1895)Info
Hecatera bicolorata (Hufnagel, 1766)Broad-barred WhiteInfo
Hecatera intermedia -> Hecatera bicolorataBroad-barred WhiteInfo
Hemaris fuciformis syra (Daniel, 1939)Info
Henotesia undulans -> Heteropsis undulansInfo
Herpetogramma serotinalis (Joannis, 1889)Info
Hesperia aethra -> Morys comptaInfo
Hesperia mulleri -> Pyrgus malvaeInfo
Hipparchia fatua (Freyer, 1844)Freyer´s GraylingInfo
Hipparchia pellucida pellucida (Stauder, 1924)Info
Hipparchia pisidice (Klug, 1832)Info
Hipparchia syriaca syriaca (Staudinger, 1871)Info
Hodebertia ruficostalis (Lederer, 1855)Info
Holcocerus baloutchistanensis -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Holcocerus firdusi -> Dyspessacossus osthelderiInfo
Hyles euphorbiae conspicua (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Spurge hawkmothInfo
Hyles hippophaes (Esper, 1789)Seathorn Hawk-mothInfo
Hyles zygophylli (Ochsenheimer, 1808)Bean-caper HawkmothInfo
Hypenodes exsularis -> Schrankia intermedialisInfo
Hypopta lignosus -> Cossulus lignosusInfo
Hypopta vaulogeri -> Cossus bianchiiInfo
Hypotia argentalis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Hypotia colchicalis (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Info
Hypotia numidalis -> Hypotia colchicalisInfo
Hypsotropa ichorella (Lederer, 1855)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idaea banghaasi (Prout, 1934)Info
Idaea holliata (Homberg, 1909)Info
Idaea inquinata adherbariata (Staudinger, 1898)Info
Idaea palaestinensis (Sterneck, 1933)Info
Idaea striolata (Staudinger, 1892)Info
Idaea textaria (Lederer, 1861)Info
Iranada turcorum (Zerny, 1915)Info
Isauria dilucidella (Duponchel, 1836)Info
Isoceras bipunctatum (Staudinger, 1887)Info
Isturgia disputaria (Guenée, 1858)Maltese BloomInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jordanita anatolica (Naufock, 1929)Info
Jordanita syriaca (Alberti, 1937)Info
Junonia hierta (Fabricius, 1798)Yellow PansyInfo
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Klinzigedia phlomidis (Stainton, 1867)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lacanobia oleracea (Linnaeus, 1758)Bright-line Brown-eyeInfo
Lampides boetica ()Info
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Leucania herrichii (Herrich-schäffer, 1849)Info
Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)Small CopperInfo
Lycaena phlaeas phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Lycaena primus (Le Moult, 1946)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Maniola jurtina (Linnaeus, 1758)Meadow BrownSite
Maniola telmesia ()Info
Maniola telmessia (Zeller, 1847)Turkish Meadow BrownInfo
Marasmarcha ehrenbergiana (Zeller, 1841)Info
Marasmarcha ehrenbergianus (Zeller, 1841)Info
Mecyna marcidalis (Fuchs, 1879)Info
Megasis cuencella -> Divona parvellaInfo
Melanargia larissa (Geyer, 1828)Balkan Marbled WhiteInfo
Melanargia titea (Klug, 1832)Levantine Marbled WhiteInfo
Melitaea cinxia (Linnaeus, 1758)Glanville FritillaryInfo
Melitaea collina -> Phyciodes mylittaInfo
Melitaea punica (Oberthur, 1876)Info
Melitaea trivia -> Melitaea cinxiaLesser Spotted FritillaryInfo
Merrifieldia phlomidis -> Wheeleria phlomidisInfo
Mesocrambus candiellus (Herrich-schäffer, 1848)Info
Metacrambus carectellus (Zeller, 1847)Info
Metallostichodes vinaceella (Ragonot, 1895)Info
Metasia rosealis (Ragonot, 1895)Info
Metopoceras delicata (Staudinger, 1897)Info
Metopoceras driss (Rungs, 1952)Info
Metopoceras gauckleri -> Metopoceras drissInfo
Metopoceras solituda (Brandt, 1938)Info
Metzneria diffusella (Englert, 1974)Info
Morys compta (Butler, 1877)Info
Muschampia nomas semidistincta ()Info
Muschampia tessellum (Hübner, 1803)Tesselated SkipperInfo
Muschampia tessellum nomas ()Info
Mythimna congrua (Hübner, 1817)Info
Mythimna ferrago (Fabricius, 1787)The ClayInfo
Mythimna l-album (Linnaeus, 1767)L-album WainscotInfo
Mythimna litoralis (Curtis, 1827)Shore WainscotInfo
Mythimna riparia (Rambur, 1829)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemapogon kasyi (Gaedike, 1986)Info
Nemapogon levantinus (G. Petersen, 1961)Info
Nemapogon vartianae (Gaedike, 1986)Info
Noctua serena -> Hecatera bicolorataInfo
Noctuelia floralis -> Aporodes floralisInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochropleura flammatra -> Dichagyris flammatraBlack CollarInfo
Omphalophana pauli (Staudinger, 1891)Info
Ostrinia appositalis (Lederer, 1858)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyagrotis tischendorfi (Püngeler, 1925)Info
Paracapperia anatolica (Caradja, 1920)Info
Paracapperia anatolicus (Caradja, 1920)Info
Paradrina muricolor -> Caradrina flavirenaInfo
Paraemmalocera albicostalis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Parahypopta caestrum (Hübner, 1808)Info
Parahypopta nigrosignata (Rothschild, 1912)Info
Parahypopta nigrosignatus (Rothschild, 1912)Info
Pararge aegeria tircis (Godart, 1821)Speckled WoodInfo
Pararhodobates syriaca (Lederer, 1857)Info
Parnassius phoebus (Fabricius, 1793)Phoebus ApolloInfo
Pediasia desertella -> Pediasia desertellusInfo
Pediasia desertellus (Lederer, 1855)Info
Pediasia dolicanthia (Song & Chen In Chen, Song & Yuan, 2004)Info
Pediasia serraticornis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Pelopidas midea -> Pelopidas thraxPale Small-branded SwiftInfo
Pelopidas thrax (Hübner, 1821)White Branded SwiftInfo
Pericyma albidentaria (Freyer, 1842)Info
Phragmacossia territa (Staudinger, 1878)Info
Phtheochroa aureopunctana (Ragonot, 1894)Info
Phtheochroa berberidana -> Trachysmia decipiensInfo
Phtheochroa decipiens (Walsingham, 1900)Info
Phtheochroa duponchelana (Duponchel, 1843)Info
Phtheochroa gloriosana (Duponchel In Godart, 1843)Info
Phtheochroa lucentana (Kennel, 1899)Info
Phtheochroa osthelderi (Huemer, 1990)Info
Phtheochroa palpana (Ragonot, 1894)Info
Phyciodes mylitta (W.h. Edwards, 1861)Mylitta CrescentInfo
Phyllocnistis citrella (Stainton, 1856)CLMInfo
Phyllonorycter platani (Staudinger, 1870)London MidgetInfo
Pieris ergane (Geyer, 1828)Mountain Small WhiteInfo
Pieris mannii (Mayer, 1851)Southern Small WhiteInfo
Pieris messanensis (Zeller, 1893)Info
Placodoma palaestinella (Rebel, 1902)Info
Plebejus sephyrus (Frivaldsky, 1835)Info
Polygonia egea (Cramer, 1775)Southern CommaInfo
Polymitia eximipalpella (Gerasimov, 1930)Info
Polyommatus euaemon (Hemming, 1931)Info
Polyommatus iphigenia barthae (Pfeiffer, 1932)Info
Polyommatus juno (Grum-grshimaïlo, 1891)Info
Polyommatus semiargus (Rottemburg, 1775)Mazarine BlueInfo
Polyommatus semiargus mesopotamica ()Info
Polyommatus striata (Tutt, 1896)Info
Prochoreutis sehestediana (Fabricius, 1776)Silver-dot TwitcherInfo
Prochoristis rupicapralis (Lederer, 1855)Info
Procris anatolica -> Jordanita anatolicaInfo
Procris obscura -> Adscita obscuraInfo
Procris syriaca -> Jordanita syriacaInfo
Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas, 1772)Willowherb Hawk-mothInfo
Proserpinus proserpinus (Pallas, 1772)Willowherb HawkmothInfo
Pseudobissetia terrestrella -> Pseudobissetia terrestrellusInfo
Pseudobissetia terrestrellus (Christoph, 1885)Info
Pseudochazara pelopea (Klug, 1832)Info
Pseudomegasis gabalitella -> Divona parvellaInfo
Pterophorus phlomidis -> Wheeleria phlomidisInfo
Puerphorus hemiargus (Meyrick, 1907)Info
Puerphorus olbiadactylus (Milliere, 1859)Info
Pyrausta conversalis -> Aporodes floralisInfo
Pyrgus malvae (Linnaeus, 1758)Grizzled SkipperInfo
Pyrgus malvae melotis ()Info
Pyrgus melotis (Duponchel, 1832)Aegean skipperInfo
Pyropteron minianiforme (Freyer, 1842)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raphimetopus ablutella (Zeller, 1839)Green BorerInfo
Reisserita latiusculella (Stainton, 1867)Info
Rhyacia larixia -> Chersotis larixiaInfo
Rhyparia purpurata (Linnaeus, 1758)Purple TigerInfo
Rungsina canifusalis (Hampson, 1900)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Satyrium ilicis (Esper, 1779)Ilex HairstreakInfo
Satyrus actaea (Esper, 1781)Black SatyrInfo
Satyrus bataia (Fruhstorfer, 1909)Info
Saurita pontia (Druce, 1894)Info
Schneidereria pistaciella (Weber, 1957)Info
Schrankia costaestrigalis (Stephens, 1834)Pinion-streaked SnoutInfo
Schrankia intermedialis (Reid, 1972)Autumnal SnoutInfo
Schrankia monotona -> Schrankia intermedialisPinion-streaked SnoutInfo
Schrankia virgata -> Schrankia intermedialisPinion-streaked SnoutInfo
Scirpophaga cinerea -> Scirpophaga praelataInfo
Scirpophaga limnochares -> Scirpophaga praelataInfo
Scirpophaga praelata (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Scoparia crataegella -> Eudonia lacustrataInfo
Scoparia triangulalis -> Schrankia intermedialisPinion-streaked SnoutInfo
Scotogramma compacta (Turati, 1934)Info
Scrobipalpa artemisiella (Treitschke, 1833)Thyme MothInfo
Scrobipalpa gregori -> Euscrobipalpa artemisiellaThyme MothInfo
Scrobipalpa magnificella (Povolny, 1967)Info
Seseria ioan ()Info
Sesia miniacea -> Chamaesphecia minianiformisInfo
Smerinthus kindermannii (Lederer, 1853)Southern Eyed hawkmothInfo
Spialia osthelderi (Pfeiffer, 1932)Info
Spialia phlomidis (Herrich-schäffer, 1845)Persian SkipperInfo
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)Small Mottled WillowInfo
Staudingeria adustella -> Ancylosis partitellaInfo
Staudingeria partitella -> Ancylosis partitellaInfo
Stenoptilia bipunctidactyla (Scopoli, 1763)Twin-spot PlumeSite
Stenoptilia plagiodactylus -> Stenoptilia bipunctidactylaInfo
Stenoptilia scabiodactylus -> Stenoptilia bipunctidactylaGregson´s PlumeInfo
Stenoptilia serotinus -> Stenoptilia bipunctidactylaInfo
Stenoptilia succisae -> Stenoptilia bipunctidactylaInfo
Stenoptilia tourlani -> Stenoptilia bipunctidactylaInfo
Stenoptilodes seeboldi -> Stenoptilodes taprobanesInfo
Stiphrometasia sancta (Hampson, 1900)Info
Stygia ledereri -> Dieida ledereriInfo
Symmoca straminella (Gozmany, 1986)Info
Synclera traducalis (Zeller, 1852)Variegated PearlInfo
Synclera univocalis -> Synclera traducalisJujube leaf-folderInfo
Syncopacma polychromella (Rebel, 1902)African SoberInfo
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Tabulaephorus parthicus (Lederer, 1870)Info
Tarachephia hueberi (Erschoff, 1874)Info
Teinoptera oliva (Staudinger, 1895)Info
Thaumetopoea solitaria -> Traumatocampa sediricaSumac Procession MothInfo
Thymelicus acteon (Rottemburg, 1775)Lulworth SkipperInfo
Thymelicus hyrax (Lederer, 1861)Levantine SkipperInfo
Tinagma grisecens (Stainton, 1876)Info
Tinagma mexicanum (Gaedike, 1990)Info
Tinagma tabghana -> Tinagma mexicanumInfo
Tolliella copidobathra -> Trachydora aphrocomaInfo
Tolliella fulguritella (Ragonot, 1895)Info
Tomares nogelii (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Nogel´s HairstreakInfo
Tortilia flavella (Chrétien, 1908)Info
Trachydora anthrascopa (Lower, 1904)Info
Trachydora aphrocoma (Meyrick, 1897)Info
Trachysmia aureopunctana (Ragonot, 1894)Info
Trachysmia decipiens (Walsingham, 1900)Info
Trachysmia duponchelana (Duponchel In Godart, 1843)Info
Trachysmia lucentana -> Phtheochroa lucentanaInfo
Trachysmia palpana -> Phtheochroa palpanaInfo
Traumatocampa sedirica (M. Doganlar, 2005)Info
Tretopteryx pertusalis (Geyer, 1832)Info
Turanana vicrama ()Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Udea bipunctalis (Herrich-schäffer, 1851)Info
Udea confinalis (Lederer, 1858)Info
Udea dispunctalis -> Udea bipunctalisInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Viettesia ornatrix (De Toulgoët, 1959)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wheeleria ivae (Kasy, 1960)Info
Wheeleria phlomidis (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xestia palaestinensis (Kalchberg, 1897)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Yigoga libanicola -> Dichagyris libanicolaInfo
Ypthima asterope -> Ypthima granulosaAfrican RingletInfo
Ypthima granulosa (Butler, 1883)Granular RingletInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zerynthia cerisy (Godart, 1824)Eastern FestoonInfo
Zerynthia cerisyi speciosa -> Zerynthia cerisyInfo
Zerynthia deyrollei -> Allancastria deyrolleiInfo
Zerynthia polyxena -> Zerynthia ruminaSouthern FestoonInfo
Zerynthia rumina (Linnaeus, 1758)Spanish FestoonInfo
Zethes bruzzanaria -> Anumeta hilgertiInfo
Zethes insularis (Rambur, 1833)Info
Zeuzera pyrina pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Zizeeria knysna (Trimen, 1862)Dark Grass BlueInfo
Zygaena corycia (Staudinger, 1878)Info
Zygaena graslini (Lederer, 1855)Info
516 Species in Lepidoptera for Syria 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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