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Distribution path and Subregions of Vanuatu (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia - Vanuatu
Subregions: New Hebrides
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Vanuatu
Class
Vanuatu
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 169 families, 590 genera, 1139 species
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Subclass
Vanuatu
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 168 families, 589 genera, 1138 species
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Infraclass
Vanuatu
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 165 families, 586 genera, 1135 species
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Superorder
Vanuatu
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 115 families, 450 genera, 905 species
Tree
Order
Vanuatu
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 23 families, 120 genera, 291 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
Vanuatu
    Aglossata (Speidel, 1977)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Vanuatu
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     22 families, 119 genera, 290 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Vanuatu
Agathiphagidae (N. P. Kristensen, 1967) - 1 SpeciesKauri Moths
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesTiger Moths
Autostichidae (Le Marchand, 1947) - 1 SpeciesAutostichid Moths
Carposinidae (Walsingham, 1907) - 4 SpeciesFruitworm Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 14 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 4 SpeciesGrass moth
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 24 SpeciesErebid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 6 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 5 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 7 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 44 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Micronoctuidae (Fibiger In Fibiger & Lafonteine, 2005) - 1 Species
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 12 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 7 SpeciesTuft moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 70 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 22 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 7 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 9 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 3 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
23 Families with 291 Species in Vanuatu
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Vanuatu
Species with ANext  
Acraea andromacha (Fabricius, 1775)Small GreasyInfo
Acraea andromacha andromacha (Fabricius, 1775)GlasswingInfo
Acrocercops euthycolona (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Adoxophyes cyrtosema (Meyrick, 1886)Info
Adoxophyes ergatica (Meyrick, 1911)Info
Adoxophyes novohebridensis -> Adoxophyes ergaticaInfo
Agathiphaga vitiensis (Dumbleton, 1952)Fiji kauri mothInfo
Agrotis aneituma (Walker, 1865)Info
Agrotis interjectionis (Guenée, 1852)Info
Agrotis orbicularis -> Euxoa tauraInfo
Agrotis significans -> Agrotis interjectionisInfo
Alypia octomaculata matuta (H. Edwards, 1883)Info
Anaphaeis java (Linnaeus, 1768)Caper WhiteInfo
Anomis albipuncta -> Anomis fulvidaInfo
Anomis amboinensis -> Anomis nigritarsisInfo
Anomis fulvida (Guenée, 1852)Info
Anomis irene -> Anomis nigritarsisInfo
Anomis nigritarsis (Walker, 1857)Info
Appias albina (Boisduval, 1836)Common AlbatrossInfo
Appias athama athama (Blanchard, 1848)Info
Appias paulina (Cramer, 1777)Ceylon Lesser AlbatrossInfo
Appias paulina ega (Boisduval, 1836)Common AlbatrossInfo
Appias paulina wallacei (Butler, 1898)Info
Asota alienata (Walker, 1864)Info
Asota eusemioides (Felder, 1874)Info
Asota versicolor -> Asota eusemioidesInfo
Autosticha pelodes (Meyrick, 1883)Autosticha Gelechid MothInfo
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Badamia atrox flava (Evans, 1934)Info
Badamia exclamationis (Fabricius, 1775)Narrow-winged AwlInfo
Bastilla cuneilineata (Warren, 1915)Info
Bastilla solomonensis (Hampson, 1913)Info
Belenois java (Linnaeus, 1768)Caper WhiteInfo
Belenois java peristhene (Boisduval, 1859)Info
Borbo cinnara (Wallace, 1866)Rice SwiftInfo
Brachyacma epichorda -> Mesophleps palpigeraInfo
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Caloptilia scaeodesma (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Caloptilia xanthopharella (Meyrick, 1880)Info
Carposina stationaria (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Carterocephalus palaemon palaemon ()Info
Catochrysops panormus caerulea (Tite, 1959)Info
Catochrysops taitensis taitensis (Boisduval, 1832)Info
Catopsilia pomona (Fabricius, 1775)Lemon EmigrantInfo
Catopsilia pyranthe (Linnaeus, 1758)Mottled EmigrantInfo
Catopsilia pyranthe lactea (Butler, 1870)Info
Catopsilia scylla gorgophone (Boisduval, 1836)Info
Catopyrops nebulosa (Druce, 1892)Info
Catopyrops nebulosa nebulosa (Druce, 1892)Info
Celama subpallida -> Manoba postpunctaInfo
Cepora perimale (Donovan, 1805)Caper GullInfo
Cepora perimale jeanneli (Viette, 1950)Info
Cepora perimale perithea (Felder & Felder, 1865)Info
Chilades cleotas (Guérin-méneville, 1831)Info
Chilades cleotas excellens (Butler, 1876)Info
Coleothrix swinhoeella (Ragonot, 1893)Info
Comostola pyrrhogona (Walker, 1866)Info
Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen, 1904)Cocoa pod borerInfo
Conopomorpha oceanica (Bradley, 1986)Info
Culladia cuneiferellus (Walker, 1863)Info
Cupido adamapuncta -> Nacaduba biocellataDouble-spotted Line BlueInfo
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Danaida melissa -> Danaus affinisInfo
Danaus affinis (Fabricius, 1775)Malay TigerInfo
Danaus affinis affinis (Fabricius, 1775)Black And White TigerInfo
Danaus affinis albistriga (Talbot, 1943)Info
Danaus affinis atchinii (Tennent, 2003)Info
Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus petilia -> Danaus chrysippusLesser WandererInfo
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Danaus plexippus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Daphnis hypothous (Cramer, 1780)Info
Daphnis hypothous moorei ()Info
Daphnis placida placida (Walker, 1856)Info
Daphnis torenia (Druce, 1882)Info
Delias isse (Cramer, 1775)Info
Delias nysa (Fabricius, 1775)Yellow-spotted JezebelInfo
Delias nysa santo (Talbot, 1937)Info
Deudorix mathewi (Druce, 1892)Info
Deudorix mathewi mathewi (Druce, 1892)Info
Doleschallia bisaltide (Cramer, 1777)Autumn LeafInfo
Doleschallia browni herrichii (Butler, 1875)Info
Doleschallia polibete (Fruhstorfer, 1899)Australian LeafwingInfo
Dysgonia cuneilineata -> Bastilla cuneilineataInfo
Dysgonia solomonensis -> Bastilla solomonensisInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Endotricha approximalis (Snellen, 1895)Info
Endotricha ardentalis (Hampson, 1896)Info
Endotricha argentata (Whalley, 1963)Info
Endotricha aureorufa (Whalley, 1963)Info
Endotricha borneoensis (Hampson, 1916)Info
Endotricha periphaea -> Endotricha borneoensisInfo
Endotricha propinqua (Whalley, 1963)Info
Endotricha xanthorhodalis -> Endotricha borneoensisInfo
Erechthias capnographa (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Erechthias capnosticta (Bradley, 1962)Info
Erechthias eustropha (Bradley, 1962)Info
Erechthias flavistriata (Walsingham, 1907)Sugarcane Bud MothInfo
Erechthias malthaca (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Erechthias platyrrhyncha (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Erechthias synclera (Bradley, 1962)Info
Ericeia certilinea -> Ericeia inangulataInfo
Ericeia inangulata (Guenée, 1852)Info
Ericeia levuensis -> Ericeia inangulataInfo
Etiella drososcia -> Etiella griseaInfo
Etiella grisea (Hampson, 1903)Tropical Legume-pod-borerInfo
Euchromia creusa (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Euchromia cyanitis (Meyrick, 1889)Info
Euchromia rubricollis (Walker, 1864)Info
Euchromia superposita -> Euchromia cyanitisInfo
Euchrysops cnejus (Fabricius, 1798)Gram BlueInfo
Euchrysops cnejus cnidus (Waterhouse & Lyell, 1914)CupidInfo
Euploea boisduvali (Lucas, 1852)Info
Euploea boisduvali bakeri (Poulton, 1926)Info
Euploea boisduvalii -> Euploea boisduvaliInfo
Euploea boisduvalii bakeri (Poulton, 1926)Info
Euploea boisduvalii torvina (Butler, 1875)Info
Euploea climena (Stoll, 1782)Info
Euploea graeffiana -> Euploea leucostictosInfo
Euploea leucostictos -> Euploea westwoodii leocharesOrange-flash CrowInfo
Euploea leucostictos iphianassa (Butler, 1866)Info
Euploea leucostictos macleayi (C. & R. Felder, 1865)Info
Euploea leucostictos novarumebudum (Carpenter, 1942)Info
Euploea lewanii (Felder & Felder, 1865)Info
Euploea lewinii lilybaea (Fruhstorfer, 1911)Info
Euploea nemertes macleayi -> Euploea leucostictos macleayiInfo
Euploea paykullei -> Euploea boisduvaliInfo
Euploea scylla -> Euploea sylvester tristisInfo
Euploea sylvester (Fabricius, 1793)Double-branded CrowInfo
Euploea sylvester tristis (Butler, 1866)Info
Euploea treitschkei (Boisduval, 1832)Info
Euploea treitschkei jessica (Butler, 1869)Info
Euploea tristis -> Euploea sylvester tristisInfo
Euploea tulliolus forsteri (Felder & Felder, 1865)Info
Euploea tulliolus incompta (Herrich-schäffer, 1869)Info
Euploea tulliolus tulliolus (Holloway & Peters, 1976)Eastern Brown CrowInfo
Euploea westwoodii leochares (Fruhstorfer, 1910)Info
Eurema hecabe (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Grass YellowInfo
Eurema hecabe sulphurata (Butler, 1875)Info
Euxoa taura (Smith, 1905)Info
Euxoa vertenteni -> Agrotis interjectionisInfo
Everes lacturnus palliensis (Ribbe, 1899)Info
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Famegana alsulus alsulus (Herrich-schaeffer, 1869)Black-spotted Grass-blueInfo
Flax vanuatui (Fibiger, 2011)Info
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Glaucocharis novaehebridensis (Gaskin, 1975)Info
Glaucocharis propepraemialis (Gaskin, 1974)Info
Gnathothlibus sapor (Koch, 1871)Info
Gnathothlibus vanuatuensis (Lachlan & Moulds, 2003)Info
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Hasora chromus bilunata (Butler, 1883)Info
Hedroxena barbara (Meyrick, 1924)Info
Heterogymna cheesmanae (Bradley, 1962)Info
Hippotion scrofa (Boisduval, 1832)Scrofa hawk mothInfo
Hippotion velox (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Hypolimnas antilope shortlandica (Ribbe, 1898)Info
Hypolimnas bolina (Linnaeus, 1758)Blue Moon ButterflyInfo
Hypolimnas bolina bolina (Linnaeus, 1758)Great EggflyInfo
Hypolimnas bolina ivena (Fruhstorfer, 1912)Info
Hypolimnas bolina nerina (Fabricius, 1775)Common EggflyInfo
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypolimnas octocula (Butler, 1869)Eight-Spot ButterflyInfo
Hypolimnas octocula octocula (Butler, 1869)Info
Hypolimnas pithoeka (Kirsch, 1877)Info
Hypolimnas pithoeka impostor (Tennent, 2002)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiophantis lomatographa (Bradley, 1962)Info
Imbophorus aptalis (Walker, 1864)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jamides carissima carissima (Butler, 1875)Info
Jamides celeno (Cramer, 1775)Common CeruleanInfo
Jamides celeno evanescens (Butler, 1875)Info
Jamides goodenovii (Butler, 1876)Info
Jamides hylas (Cramer, 1782)Info
Jamides kava (Druce, 1892)Info
Jamides morphoides (Butler, 1884)Info
Jamides pulcherrima (Butler, 1884)Info
Junonia villida (Fabricius, 1787)Meadow ArgusInfo
Junonia villida villida (Fabricius, 1787)Meadow ArgusInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labdia cedrinopa (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Labdia clodiana (Meyrick, 1927)Info
Labdia croccocarpa (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Labdia crococarpa (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Labdia saliens (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Labdia semnolitha (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Labdia torodoxa (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Leptotes plinius (Fabricius, 1793)Plumbago BlueInfo
Leptotes plinius pseudocassius (Murray, 1873)Plumbago BlueInfo
Limnaecia microglypta (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Luthrodes cleotas -> Chilades cleotasInfo
Luthrodes cleotas excellens (Butler, 1875)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macroglossum corythus (Walker, 1856)Info
Macroglossum corythus novebudensis (Clark, 1926)Info
Macroglossum hirundo errans (Walker, 1856)Info
Manoba major -> Paracles laguerreiInfo
Manoba munda (De Joan, 1928)Info
Manoba paucilinea (De Joan, 1928)Info
Manoba postpuncta (Rothschild, 1913)Info
Meganola major -> Manoba postpunctaInfo
Melanitis amabilis amabilis (Boisduval, 1832)Info
Melanitis leda solandra (Fabricius, 1775)Evening BrownInfo
Meridarchis celidophora (Bradley, 1962)Info
Mesophleps epiochra (Meyrick, 1886)Info
Mesophleps palpigera (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Mesophleps truncatella (H.h. Li & Sattler, 2012)Info
Mycalesis perseus lugens (Butler, 1875)Info
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Nacaduba biocellata (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865)Double-spotted Line BlueInfo
Nacaduba biocellata armillata (Butler, 1876)Info
Nacaduba dyopa (Herrich-schaffer, 1869)Info
Nacaduba dyopa lepidus (Tennent, 2000)Info
Nacaduba kurava euretes (Druce, 1891)Info
Nacaduba mallicollo (H. H. Druce, 1892)Info
Nacaduba mallicollo mallicollo (Druce, 1892)Info
Nacaduba nebulosa (Druce, 1892)Info
Nacaduba novaehebridensis (Druce, 1892)Info
Nacaduba novaehebridensis novaehebridensis ()Info
Nacaduba novaehebridensis nubilus (Tennent, 2003)Info
Nacaduba samsoni (Tennent, 2001)Info
Nola major -> Manoba postpunctaInfo
Nyctemera baulus (Boisduval, 1832)Magpie MothInfo
Nymphicula cheesmanae (Agassiz, 2014)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ornithoptera priamus (Linnaeus, 1758)Cairns birdwing butterflyInfo
Ornithoptera priamus urvillianus (Guérin-méneville, 1838)Info
Orsotriaena medus mutata (Butler, 1875)Info
Oxyptilus anisodactyla -> Sphenarches anisodactylaInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeosiccia major (Kiriakoff, 1958)Info
Papilio canopus -> Papilio fuscusInfo
Papilio fuscus (Goeze, 1779)Canopus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio fuscus nomus (Gabriel, 1936)Info
Papilio hypsicles -> Papilio fuscusInfo
Paracles laguerrei (Toulgoët, 2000)Info
Parallelia solomonensis -> Bastilla solomonensisInfo
Parantica pumila (Boisduval, 1859)Least tigerInfo
Parantica pumila hebridesia (Butler, 1875)Info
Parantica pumila samsoni (Ackery, Taylor & Renevier, 1989)Info
Pareuchaetes aurata -> Pareuchaetes insulataInfo
Parthenos sylvia (Cramer, 1776)ClipperInfo
Parthenos sylvia thesaurinus (Grose Smith, 1897)Info
Pelopidas lyelli (Rothschild, 1915)Lyell´s swiftInfo
Pelopidas lyelli mathewi (Evans, 1937)Info
Peragrarchis minima (Bradley, 1962)Info
Persicoptila erythrota (Meyrick, 1886)Info
Persicoptila heroica (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Petrelaea tombugensis (Röber, 1886)Mauve Line-blueInfo
Phyllodes dealbata -> Phyllodes imperialisImperial Fruit Sucking MothInfo
Phyllodes imperialis (Druce, 1888)Imperial Fruit Sucking MothInfo
Phyllodes meyricki -> Phyllodes imperialisImperial Fruit Sucking MothInfo
Phyllodes papuana -> Phyllodes imperialisImperial Fruit Sucking MothInfo
Picrogama complana -> Picrogama semifoedalisInfo
Pieris rapae (Linnaeus, 1758)White butterflySite
Polyura sacco (Smart, 1977)Info
Polyura sacco santoensis (Lachlan, 1993)Info
Prosotas patricae (Tennent, 2003)Info
Protuliocnemis biplagiata (Moore, 1887)Info
Psilogramma menephron lifuense (Rothschild, 1903)Info
Pyroderces syngalactis (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Pyrrhorachis cornuta -> Comostola pyrrhogonaInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rusicada nigritarsis -> Anomis nigritarsisInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saletara liberia (Cramer, 1779)Malaysian AlbatrossInfo
Salpinx consanguinea -> Euploea leucostictos iphianassaInfo
Schrankia calligrapha (Snellen, 1880)Info
Schrankia cheesmanae (Holloway, 1977)Info
Schrankia erromanga (Holloway, 1977)Striped ground cricketInfo
Schrankia nokowula (Holloway, 1977)Info
Schrankia nouankaoa (Holloway, 1977)Info
Schrankia tabwemasana (Holloway, 1977)Info
Sericia anops -> Speiredonia mutabilisInfo
Speiredonia mutabilis (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Sphenarches anisodactyla (Walker, 1864)Geranium Plume MothInfo
Sphenarches anisodactylus (Walker., 1864)Geranium Plume MothInfo
Sphenarches bilineatus (Yano, 1963)Info
Sphenarches chroesus -> Sphenarches anisodactylaGeranium Plume MothInfo
Sphenarches synophrys -> Sphenarches anisodactylaGeranium Plume MothInfo
Sphinx irus -> Euchromia cyanitisInfo
Sphinx thelebas -> Euchromia cyanitisInfo
Stegasta variana (Meyrick, 1904)Gelechiid MothInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Theretra insularis (Swinhoe, 1892)Info
Theretra insularis ambrymensis (Lachlan, 2004)Info
Theretra nessus (Drury, 1773)Yam Hawk MothInfo
Theretra silhetensis (Walker, 1856)Info
Tinea paralonoma (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Tiquadra halithea (Meyrick, 1927)Info
Tirumala hamata (Macleay, 1826)Dark Blue TigerInfo
Tirumala hamata moderata (Butler, 1875)Info
Trissodoris honorariella (Walsingham, 1907)Pandanus Hole-cutter MothInfo
Trissodoris quadrifasciata -> Trissodoris honorariellaPandanus Leaf PerforatorInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uliocnemis biplagiata -> Arnoldius pusillusInfo
Uliocnemis elegans -> Arnoldius pusillusInfo
Utetheisa salomonis (Rothschild, 1910)Info
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Vagrans egista (Cramer, 1780)VagrantInfo
Vagrans egista hebridina (Waterhouse, 1920)Info
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Yoma sabina (Cramer, 1780)LurcherInfo
Yoma sabina parva (Butler, 1876)Australian LurcherInfo
Yoma sabina sabina (Cramer, , 1780)Info
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Zizeeria alsulus lulu ()Info
Zizina labradus (Godart, 1824)Common grass-blueInfo
Zizina labradus caduca (Butler, 1875)Info
Zizula hylax dampierensis (Rothschild, 1915)Info
291 Species in Lepidoptera for Vanuatu 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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