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Distribution path and Subregions of World Oceans (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans
Subregions: Antarctic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, North Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands), Indian Ocean (Eastern Indian Ocean, Great Australian Bight, Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean), Pacific Ocean (Central Pacific, North Pacific, Pacific Islands, South Pacific)
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in World Oceans
Class
World Oceans
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 243 families, 968 genera, 1717 species
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Subclass
World Oceans
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 242 families, 964 genera, 1711 species
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Infraclass
World Oceans
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 235 families, 934 genera, 1658 species
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Superorder
World Oceans
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 168 families, 733 genera, 1313 species
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Order
World Oceans
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 36 families, 256 genera, 507 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
World Oceans
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     36 families, 256 genera, 507 species

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Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in World Oceans
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesTiger Moths
Choreutidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesMetalmark Moths
Coleophoridae (Hübner, 1825) - 26 SpeciesCasebearer Moths
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) - 7 SpeciesCosmet Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 41 SpeciesGrass moth
Drepanidae (Meyrick, 1895) - 1 SpeciesHooktip Moths
Elachistidae (Bruand, 1851) - 6 SpeciesGrass Miner Moths
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 24 SpeciesErebid Moths
Gelechiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 6 SpeciesTwirler Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 35 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Glyphipterigidae (Stainton, 1854) - 1 SpeciesSedge Moths
Gracillariidae (Stainton, 1854) - 16 SpeciesLeafminer Moths
Hepialidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesGhost Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 4 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Incurvariidae (Spuler, 1898) - 1 SpeciesLeafcutter Moths
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 1 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Lyonetiidae (Stainton, 1854) - 3 SpeciesLyonet Moths
Nepticulidae (Stainton, 1854) - 15 SpeciesMinute Eye Cap Moths
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 107 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nolidae (Hampson, 1894) - 1 SpeciesTuft moths
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) - 2 SpeciesProminent Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 29 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) - 5 SpeciesConcealer Moths
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 10 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Plutellidae (Guenée, 1845) - 1 SpeciesDiamondback Moths
Psychidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 4 SpeciesBagworm Moths
Pterophoridae (Zeller, 1841) - 16 SpeciesPlume Moths
Pyralidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesSnout Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tineidae (Latreille, 1810) - 58 SpeciesFungus Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 15 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesSwallowtail Moths
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) - 3 SpeciesTimber Moths
Yponomeutidae (Stephens, 1829) - 1 SpeciesErmine Moths
36 Families with 507 Species in World Oceans
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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in World Oceans
Species with ANext  
Abagrotis duanca (Smith, 1908)Dark Dart MothInfo
Acanthodelta janata (Linnaeus, 1758)Castor Semi-LooperInfo
Achaea catella (Guenée, 1852)Banded AchaeaInfo
Achaea janata (Linnaeus, 1758)Castor Semi-LooperInfo
Acherontia atropos (Linnaeus, 1758)Death´s-head Hawk-mothInfo
Acherontia styx styx (Westwood, 1847)Eastern Death´s Head hawkmothInfo
Acontia rachiastis (Hampson, 1908)Info
Aedophron rhodites (Eversmann, 1851)Info
Aedophron rhodites (Eversmann, 1851)Info
Agapalsa lusciniaepennella (Treitschke, 1833)Info
Agdistis marionae (Arenberger, Beard, Hasenfuss & Karisch, 2012)Info
Agdistis sanctaehelenae (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Agonopterix cynarivora (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Agonopterix goughi (Bradley, 1958)Info
Agonopterix subpropinquella (Stainton, 1849)Ruddy Flat-bodyInfo
Agonopterix vendettella (Chrétien, 1908)Info
Agriphila latistria (Haworth, 1811)White-streak Grass-veneerInfo
Agrius cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)Pink-spotted Hawk-mothInfo
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Agrius cordiae (Riotte, 1984)Info
Agrotis alexandriensis -> Agrotis ripaeInfo
Agrotis costalis -> Proteuxoa tortisignaStreaked Rictonis MothInfo
Agrotis ipsilon (Hufnagel, 1766)Info
Agrotis longidentifera (Hampson, 1903)Brown CutwormInfo
Agrotis microtica -> Agrotis poliophaeaBrown CutwormInfo
Agrotis munda (Walker, 1856)Pink cutwormInfo
Agrotis pallidula (Walker, 1875)Info
Agrotis poliophaea (Turner, 1926)Info
Agrotis puta (Hübner, 1803)Shuttle-shaped DartInfo
Agrotis ripae (Fabricius, 1794)Sand DartInfo
Agrotis segetum (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Agrotis truculenta -> Dichagyris truculentaInfo
Aletia pyrausta -> Mythimna pyraustaInfo
Amorpha juglandis (Smith, 1797)Walnut SphinxInfo
Anagasta kuehniella -> Ephestia kuehniellaMediterranean flour mothInfo
Anarta odontites (Boisduval, 1829)Info
Ancylosis aegyptiacella (Ragonot, 1901)Info
Ancylosis ruehli (Gozmány, 1959)Info
Anomis flava (Fabricius, 1775)White-pupiled Scallop MothInfo
Anomis vulpina (Butler, 1886)Info
Anua indiscriminata -> Pandesma anysaInfo
Anua timorensis -> Pandesma anysaInfo
Anua tongaensis -> Pandesma anysaInfo
Apamea sora -> Apamea auranticolorInfo
Appias celestina (Boisduval, 1832)Common MigrantInfo
Appias paulina ega (Boisduval, 1836)Common AlbatrossInfo
Appias paulina galathea (Felder, 1862)Info
Archyala pagetodes (Meyrick, 1911)Info
Ascalapha odorata (Linnaeus, 1758)Black WitchInfo
Athetis ignava (Guenée, 1852)Info
Autoba costimacula (Saalmüller, 1880)Info
Autoba mascarensis -> Autoba costimaculaInfo
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Bactra bactrana (Kennel, 1901)Info
Bedellia somnulentella (Zeller, 1817)Sweet Potato Leaf MinerInfo
Bocchoris afflictalis -> Bocchoris inspersalisDotted SableInfo
Bocchoris bootanalis -> Bocchoris inspersalisDotted SableInfo
Bocchoris inspersalis (Zeller, 1852)Dotted SableInfo
Bocchoris pusaensis (Bhattacherjee, 1973)Dotted SableInfo
Bradyrrhoa gilveolella (Treitschke, 1832)Info
Brithys crini (Fabricius, 1775)Kew ArchesInfo
Brithys encausta -> Brithys criniLily BorerInfo
Brithys nipponica -> Brithys criniLily BorerInfo
Brithys pancratii -> Brithys criniLily BorerInfo
Brithys vertenteni -> Brithys criniLily BorerInfo
Bucculatrix noviciata (Gozmány, 1960)Info
Bussa maculella -> Thylacoptila paurosemaInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cactoblastis cactorum (Berg, 1775)Nopal MothInfo
Calamidia hirta (Walker, 1854)Wedge FootmanInfo
Callisto denticulella (Thunberg, 1794)Garden Apple SlenderInfo
Calopieris eulimene (Klug, 1829)Info
Cangetta tridentalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Caradrina atriluna (Guenée, 1852)Info
Carpochena salicorniae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1877)Info
Carterocephalus palaemon palaemon ()Info
Catephia squamosa (Wallengren, 1856)Scaly AlchemystInfo
Catocala delicata -> Catocala eutycheaInfo
Catocala eutychea (Treitschke, 1835)Info
Cepora perimale scyllara (Macleay, 1826)Australian GullInfo
Ceratium contrarium ()Info
Ceratium extensum (Gourret Cleve, 1900/ehrenb. Dujard., 1841)Info
Ceratium horridum ()Info
Ceratium lineatum ()Info
Ceratium pentagonum (Gourret, 1883/ehrenb. Cleve, 1899)Info
Ceratium setaceum (J├Ârgensen, 1911)Info
Ceratium tripos (M├╝ll. Nitzch, 1817)Info
Charaxes jasius (Linnaeus, 1767)Foxy EmperorSite
Chiasmia rectilinea (Warren, 1905)Info
Chiasmia semicolor (Warren, 1899)Info
Chiasmia separata -> Chiasmia rectilineaInfo
Chilades ella (Butler, 1881)Info
Chrysiridia prometheus (Drapiez, 1819)Info
Chrysodeixis acuta (Walker, 1858)Tunbridge Wells GemInfo
Chrysodeixis dalei (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Chrysodeixis quaestionis -> Chrysodeixis chalcitesInfo
Cirrochroa regina myra (Fruhstorfer, 1907)Info
Clostera albosigma (Fitch, 1856)Sigmoid prominentInfo
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Coenonympha corinna (Hübner, 1803)Corsican HeathInfo
Coenonympha elbana (Staudinger, 1887)Corsican HeathInfo
Coleophora albisquamella -> Ecebalia sternipennellaInfo
Coleophora badiipennella (Duponchel, 1843)Lesser elm casebearerInfo
Coleophora binderella (Kollar, 1832)Grey Alder Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora currucipennella (Zeller, 1839)Scarce Wood Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora cypriacella -> Carpochena salicorniaeInfo
Coleophora deviella (Zeller, 1847)Grey Blite Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora draghiaella -> Coleophora lusciniaepenellaInfo
Coleophora flavaginella -> Coleophora deviellaInfo
Coleophora flavipennella (Duponchel, 1843)Tipped Oak Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora lusciniaepenella (Treitschke, 1833)Info
Coleophora lusciniaepennella -> Coleophora binderellaOsier Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora lutipennella -> Coleophora flavipennellaCommon Oak Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora moeniacella -> Coleophora deviellaInfo
Coleophora punctipennella -> Ecebalia sternipennellaInfo
Coleophora salicorniae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876)Glasswort Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora saxicolella (Duponchel, 1843)Orache Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora sternipennella (Zetterstedt, 1839)Speckled Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora trigeminella (Fuchs, 1881)Scarce Thorn Case-bearerInfo
Coleophora viminetella -> Coleophora lusciniaepenellaInfo
Condica capensis (Guenée, 1852)The AfricanInfo
Condica circuita (Guenée, 1852)Info
Cosmopterix attenuatella (Walker, 1864)Info
Cosmopterix flavofasciata -> Cosmopterix veneficaInfo
Craterestra basilewskyi (Berio, 1972)Info
Craterestra bergeri (Berio, 1972)Info
Craterestra subvelata (Walker, 1875)Info
Crinopteryx familiella (Peyerimhoff, 1871)Info
Criticonoma gypsocoma (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Crocidosema obscura -> Crocidosema plebejanaInfo
Crocidosema plebejana (Zeller, 1847)Cotton tipwormInfo
Cryphia algae (Fabricius, 1775)Tree-lichen BeautyInfo
Cryptoblabes gnidiella (Milliere, 1867)Honeydew MothInfo
Cryptophlebia pallifimbriana (Bradley, 1953)Info
Ctenoplusia limbirena (Guenée, 1852)Scar Bank GemInfo
Ctenoplusia vittata (Wallengren, 1856)Streaked PlusiaInfo
Cucullia scrophularivora (Guenée, 1852)Info
Culladia achroellum (Mabille, 1900)Info
Cyclophora myrtaria (Guenée, 1858)Waxmyrtle Wave MothInfo
Cyclophora triseriata -> Cyclophora myrtariaWaxmyrtle Wave MothInfo
Cynthia cardui -> Vanessa carduiPainted LadyInfo
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Danaus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)Plain TigerInfo
Danaus chrysippus orientis (Aurivillius, 1909)Info
Danaus petilia -> Danaus chrysippusLesser WandererInfo
Danaus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Danaus plexippus plexippus (Linnaeus, 1758)MonarchInfo
Depressaria erinaceella (Staudinger, 1870)Info
Diaphana indica (Saunders, 1851)Cucumber MothInfo
Diasemia litterata -> Diasemia reticularisInfo
Diasemia monostigma (Hampson, 1913)Black Wedge pyraleInfo
Diasemia reticularis (Linnaeus, 1761)Lettered China-markInfo
Dichagyris truculenta (Lederer, 1853)Info
Dichromia quinqualis (Walker, 1859)Info
Dimorphinoctua cunhaensis (Viette, 1952)Info
Dimorphinoctua goughensis (Fletcher D. S., 1963)Info
Dimorphinoctua pilifera (Walker, 1857)Info
Dioryctria peltieri (Joannis, 1908)Info
Discestra microdon -> Anarta odontitesInfo
Disclisioprocta albosignata -> Dithalama cosmospilaSomber CarpetInfo
Disclisioprocta foedata -> Dithalama cosmospilaSomber CarpetInfo
Disclisioprocta fuscovariata -> Dithalama cosmospilaSomber CarpetInfo
Disclisioprocta impauperata -> Dithalama cosmospilaSomber CarpetInfo
Disclisioprocta stellata (Guenée, 1858)Bougainvillea LooperInfo
Dithalama cosmospila (Meyrick, 1888)Grey Spotted WaveInfo
Dryadaula tetraglossa -> Dryadaula terpsichorellaInfo
Duponchelia fovealis (Zeller, 1847)Exotic Greenhouse InvasiveInfo
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Earias vitella (Sherborn, 1902)Info
Eccopsis incultana (Walker, 1863)Info
Eccopsis nebulana (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Eccopsis undosa -> Eccopsis nebulanaInfo
Ecebalia sternipennella (Zetterstedt, 1839)Info
Ectoedemia albifasciella (Heinemann, 1871)White-banded PigmyInfo
Ectoedemia angulifasciella (Stainton, 1849)Bent-barred PigmyInfo
Ectomyelois ceratoniae (Zeller, 1839)Locust bean mothInfo
Egira tibori (Hreblay, 1994)Info
Elachista trifasciata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Endrosis sarcitrella (Linnaeus, 1758)White-shouldered House MothInfo
Ennomos erosaria (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)September ThornInfo
Ennomos erosarius (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)September ThornInfo
Ennomos fuscantaria (Haworth, 1809)Dusky ThornInfo
Ephestia kuehniella (Zeller, 1879)Mediterranean Flour MothInfo
Epione repandaria (Hufnagel, 1767)Bordered BeautyInfo
Epirrita dilutata (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)November MothInfo
Erannis defoliaria (Clerck, 1759)Mottled UmberInfo
Erechthias ascensionae (D.r. Davis & Mendel, 2013)Info
Erechthias grayi (D.r. Davis & Mendel, 2013)Info
Erechthias minuscula (Walsingham, 1897)Erechthias Clothes MothInfo
Erechthias molynta (Meyrick, 1911)Info
Erechthias penicillata (Swezey, 1909)Info
Erechthias psammaula (Meyrick, 1921)Brown-stripe MothInfo
Erinnyis penaeus -> Erinnyis oenotrusInfo
Erysichton lineata imperialis ()Info
Eublemma deserta (Rothschild, 1909)Info
Eublemma virginalis (Oberthür, 1881)Info
Euchloe tagis -> Iberochloe tagisPortuguese Dappled WhiteInfo
Euchrysops crawshayi (Butler, 1899)Crawshay´s BlueInfo
Euclidia aurantiaca (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Euclidia triquetra -> Euclidia aurantiacaInfo
Eudalaca sanctahelena (Viette, 1951)Info
Eudocima apta -> Eudocima maternaInfo
Eudocima materna (Linnaeus, 1767)Fruitpiercing mothInfo
Eupithecia expallidata (Doubleday, 1856)Bleached PugInfo
Euploea core (Cramer, 1780)Australian CrowInfo
Euploea core corinna (Macleay, 1826)Common CrowInfo
Euploea corinna -> Euploea coreOleander ButterflyInfo
Euploea usipetes -> Euploea leucostictosInfo
Eurema brigitta australis (Wallace, 1867)No-brand Grass-yellowInfo
Eurema smilax (Donovan, 1805)Small Grass YellowInfo
Eurynome aspera (Pennant, 1777)Strawberry crabInfo
Euxoa altera -> Euxoa comosaInfo
Euxoa comosa (Morrison, 1876)Info
Euxoa incallida -> Euxoa comosaInfo
Euxoa johnstoni -> Euxoa comosaInfo
Euxoa luteotincta -> Euxoa comosaInfo
Euxoa ternaria -> Euxoa comosaInfo
Euxoa vestitura -> Euxoa comosaInfo
Euzophera bigella (Zeller, 1848)Quince mothInfo
Euzophera osseatella (Treitschke, 1832)Eggplant BorerInfo
Euzopheroides vapidella ()Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Faronta exoul (Walker, 1856)Info
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Glyphipterix semilunaris (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Glyphodes mascarenalis (De Joannis, 1906)Info
Gnathothlibus eras -> Gnathothlibus erotusInfo
Gnathothlibus erotus (Cramer, 1777)White-brow hawkmothInfo
Gonepteryx cleopatra (Linnaeus, 1767)CleopatraInfo
Gonospileia triquetra -> Euclidia aurantiacaInfo
Gortyna xanthenes -> Hydroecia xanthenesArtichoke mothInfo
Gracilaria strassenella -> Opogona omoscopaInfo
Grammia geneura -> Grammia nevadensisNevada Tiger-mothInfo
Grammia gibsoni -> Grammia nevadensisNevada Tiger-mothInfo
Grammia nevadensis (Grote & Robinson, 1866)Nevada Tiger-mothInfo
Grammia superba (Grote & Robinson, 1866)Nevada Tiger-mothInfo
Graphium aristeus aristeus ()Info
Graphium macleayanum insulanum ()Info
Graphium macleayanus insulana (Waterhouse, 1920)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadula odontites -> Anarta odontitesInfo
Harraria diehlella -> Thylacoptila paurosemaInfo
Helenoscoparia helenensis (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Helenoscoparia lucidalis (Walker, 1875)Info
Helenoscoparia nigritalis (Walker, 1875)Info
Helenoscoparia scintillulalis (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Helenoscoparia similis (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Helenoscoparia transversalis (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Helicoverpa armigera (Hübner, 1805)Old World bollwormSite
Helicoverpa commoni -> Helicoverpa armigeraCotton bollwormInfo
Helicoverpa helenae (Hardwick, 1965)Info
Hellinsia subnotatus (Walker, 1875)Info
Hellula undalis (Fabricius, 1781)Old World WebwormInfo
Hemidromodes robusta (Prout, 1913)Info
Herpetogramma licarsisalis (Walker, 1859)Grass WebwormInfo
Herpetogramma phaeopteralis (Guenée, 1854)Tropical sod webwormInfo
Hesperopsis alpheus alpheus (W. H. Edwards, 1876)Saltbush SootywingInfo
Hieroxestis praematura -> Opogona omoscopaInfo
Hippotion celerio (L., 1758)Silver-striped Hawk-mothInfo
Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Hofmannophila pseudospretella (Stainton, 1849)Brown House MothInfo
Homoeosoma privata (Walker, 1875)Info
Hyles cretica -> Hyles tithymaliInfo
Hyles tithymali (Boisduval, 1834)Barbary Spurge Hawk-mothInfo
Hyles tithymali gecki (De Freina, 1991)Barbary Spurge hawkmothInfo
Hypargyria metalliferella (Ragonot, 1888)Silvered KnothornInfo
Hypena duplicalis -> Dichromia quinqualisInfo
Hypena helenae (Berio, 1972)Ruddy DaggerwingInfo
Hypena masurialis -> Rhynchina obliqualisGrey SnoutInfo
Hypena obacerralis (Walker, 1858)Info
Hypena quinqualis -> Dichromia quinqualisInfo
Hypocala rostrata (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Hypolimnas bolina (Linnaeus, 1758)Blue Moon ButterflyInfo
Hypolimnas bolina nerina (Fabricius, 1775)Common EggflyInfo
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypospila bolinoides (Guenée, 1852)Info
Hypospila thermesina -> Hypotacha nigristriaInfo
Hypotacha nigristria (Hampson, 1902)Info
Hypsopygia helenensis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Hypsopygia nostralis (Guenée, 1854)Southern Hayworm MothInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idaea medioumbraria -> Scopula ochroleucariaInfo
Ionolyce brunnescens brunnescens (Tite, 1963)Info
Ischnurges comorensis -> Ischnurges lancinalisLanced PearlInfo
Ischnurges lancinalis (Guenée, 1854)Lanced PearlInfo
Ischnurges paulianalis -> Ischnurges lancinalisLanced PearlInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junonia villida calybe (Godart, 1819)Meadow Argus ButterflyInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lacera alope (Cramer, 1780)Info
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Laothoe juglandis -> Amorpha juglandisWalnut sphinxInfo
Lepidechidna acharnias (Meyrick, 1934)Info
Leptocera erythrocera (Becker, 1919)Info
Lepyrodes geometralis -> Nausinoe geometralisInfo
Leucania insulicola (Guenée, 1852)Info
Leucania loreyi (Duponchel, 1827)The CosmopolitanInfo
Leucania ptyonophora (Hampson, 1905)Info
Leucanimorpha disjuncta (Walker, 1870)Texas Powdered-SkipperInfo
Leucoptera auronivea (Walker, 1875)Info
Lozotaenia capensana (Walker, 1863)Apple leafrollerInfo
Lycophotia porphyrea (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)True Lover´s KnotInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megalophanes nigrimanus (Walker, 1870)Info
Megalophanes viciella (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Info
Megalophipida defectalis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida congrualis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorhipida defectalis -> Megalophipida defectalisInfo
Megalorhipida leucodactyla (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Megalorrhipida leucodactyla (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Melanitis leda bankia (Fabricius, 1775)Evening BrownInfo
Melipotis obliquivia (Hampson, 1926)Info
Milanion pilumnus pilumnus (Mabille & Boullet, 1917)Info
Mirificarma cabezella (Chrétien, 1925)Info
Mirificarma flavella (Duponchel, 1844)Info
Mocis punctularis (Hübner, 1808)Info
Mompha langiella (Hübner, 1796)Clouded CosmetInfo
Monopis crocicapitella (Clemens, 1859)Bird Nest MothInfo
Mythimna loreyi -> Leucania loreyiCosmopolitanInfo
Mythimna pyrausta (Hampson, 1913)Info
Mythimna separata (Walker, 1865)Rice ear-cutting caterpillarInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nacoleia octasema (Meyrick, 1886)Banana scab mothInfo
Nausinoe geometralis (Guenée, 1854)Info
Nepticula aeneofasciata -> Stigmella aeneofasciellaInfo
Nepticula aeneofasciella -> Stigmella aeneofasciellaInfo
Nepticula lapponica -> Stigmella lapponicaInfo
Nepticula ligustrella -> Stigmella prunetorumInfo
Nepticula minorella -> Ectoedemia angulifasciellaInfo
Nepticula saxatilella -> Stigmella floslactellaInfo
Nepticula schleichiella -> Ectoedemia angulifasciellaInfo
Nepticula utensis -> Ectoedemia angulifasciellaInfo
Nepticula vossensis -> Stigmella lapponicaInfo
Neptis rivularis coenobita (Goeze, 1799)Info
Niditinea fuscella (Linnaeus, 1758)Brown-dotted Clothes MothInfo
Notocelia orientana -> Notocelia udmannianaBramble Shoot MothInfo
Notocelia uddmanniana (Linnaeus, 1758)Bramble Shoot MothInfo
Notocelia udmanniana (Linnaeus, 1758)Bramble Shoot MothInfo
Nycterosea obstipata (Fabricius, 1794)The GemInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrodia infallax (Gozmány, 1960)Info
Ocnogyna baetica -> Ocnogyna boeticumWinter WebwormInfo
Ocrasa helenensis -> Hypsopygia helenensisSouthern Hayworm MothInfo
Ocrasa nostralis -> Hypsopygia helenensisSouthern Hayworm MothInfo
Ophiusa disjungens (Walker, 1858)Info
Ophiusa tirhaca (Cramer, 1773)Green Drab mothInfo
Opogona actaeon (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona anticella (Walker, 1875)Info
Opogona apicalis -> Opogona omoscopaInfo
Opogona atlantica (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona aureomarmorata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona aurisquamosa (Butler, 1881)Info
Opogona bicolor (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona binotatella (Walker, 1875)Info
Opogona brunneomarmorata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona compositarum (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona congenera (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona divisa (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona fasciculata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona fasciolata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona flavofimbriata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona flavotincta (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona helenae (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona helenaeoides (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona irrorata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona ligniferella -> Opogona sacchariInfo
Opogona minutissima (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona niveopicta (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona omoscopa (Meyrick, 1893)Detritus mothInfo
Opogona piperata (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona pulveripennis (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona pulverulenta (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona recurva (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona sacchari (Bojer, 1856)Banana MothInfo
Opogona sanctaehelenae -> Opogona sacchariInfo
Opogona scalaris (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Opogona subaeneella (Walker, 1875)Info
Opogona ursella (Walker, 1875)Info
Opogona vilis (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Ornithoptera priamus eurysaces (Fruhstorfer, 1913)Info
Ornithoptera priamus poseidon (Parrott & Deslisle, 1989)Info
Orthonama contrariata (Walker, 1862)Info
Orthonama obstipata -> Nycterosea obstipataGemInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pandesma robusta (Walker, 1858)Info
Papilio manlius -> Protographium asiusInfo
Parornix solitariella -> Callisto denticulellaInfo
Peridroma goughi (Fletcher D. S., 1963)Info
Peridroma saucia (Hübner, 1808)Variegated CutwormInfo
Persectania ewingii (Westwood, 1837)Southern ArmywormInfo
Petta assimilis ()Info
Phereoeca allutella (Rebel, 1892)Household Case-bearing MothInfo
Phthorimaea operculella (Zeller, 1873)Potato Tuber MothInfo
Phyllocnistis labyrinthella -> Phyllocnistis tremulellaInfo
Phyllocnistis ramulicola (Langmaid & Corley, 2007)Info
Phyllocnistis sorhageniella -> Phyllocnistis ramulicolaInfo
Phyllocnistis tremulella ()Info
Phyllonorycter apparella (Herrich-schäffer, 1855)Aspen Leaf Blotch Miner MothInfo
Phyllonorycter atomariella -> Phyllonorycter apparellaInfo
Phyllonorycter aurifascia (Walker, 1875)Info
Phyllonorycter harrisella (Linnaeus, 1761)White Oak MidgetInfo
Phyllonorycter hilarella (Zetterstedt, 1839)Sallow MidgetInfo
Phyllonorycter nicellii (Stainton, 1851)Red Hazel MidgetInfo
Phyllonorycter ontario -> Phyllonorycter apparellaInfo
Phyllonorycter spinolella -> Phyllonorycter hilarellaInfo
Phyllonorycter tremuloidiella -> Phyllonorycter apparellaAspen blotchminerInfo
Pinacopteryx eriphia eriphia (Godart, , 1819)Info
Plusidia abrostoloides -> Plusidia cheiranthiInfo
Plusidia cheiranthi (Tauscher, 1809)Info
Plusidia separanda -> Plusidia cheiranthiInfo
Plutella xylostella (Linnaeus, 1758)Diamond-back MothInfo
Polyura epigenes epigenes ()Info
Postvinculia lutipennella (Zeller, 1838)Info
Poya brunnea (Peters & Peters, 1980)Info
Prays oleae (Bernard, 1788)Olive MothInfo
Prosotas dibiosa eborata ()Info
Proteuxoa tortisigna (Walker, 1856)Streaked Rictonis MothInfo
Psyche crassiorella (Bruand, 1850)Scarce Grass SweepInfo
Pterophorus spilodactylus -> Wheeleria spilodactylaHorehound Plume MothInfo
Pterophorus wahlbergi (Zeller, 1851)Info
Pyralis farinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)Meal MothSite
Pyralis manihotalis (Guenée, 1854)Tropical Meal MothInfo
Pyroderces paroditis -> Anatrachyntis paroditisInfo
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quedius mesomelinus (Marsham, 1802)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhodometra sacraria (Linnaeus, 1767)The VestalInfo
Rhynchina obliqualis (Kollar, 1844)Info
Rhynchina obliquarlis (Kollar, 1844)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schiffermuelleria pictipennis (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Schiffermuelleria splendidula (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Scopula accessaria -> Scopula ochroleucariaInfo
Scopula colonaria -> Scopula ochroleucariaInfo
Scopula holobapharia -> Scopula minorataInfo
Scopula inustaria -> Scopula ochroleucariaInfo
Scopula inustata -> Scopula ochroleucariaInfo
Scopula lactaria (Walker, 1861)Info
Scopula minorata (Boisduval, 1833)Petite WaveInfo
Scopula ochroleucaria (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Scopula ochroleucata -> Scopula ochroleucariaInfo
Scopula separata (Walker, 1875)Info
Scythris constanti (Walsingham, 1898)Info
Scythris focella (Constant, 1885)Info
Simplicia extinctalis (Zeller, 1852)Info
Sophronia semicostella (Hübner, 1813)White-shouldered SoberInfo
Sorbicola trigeminella (Fuchs, 1881)Info
Speiredonia spectans (Guenée, 1852)Granny´s cloak mothInfo
Spodoptera exigua (Hübner, 1808)Small Mottled WillowInfo
Spodoptera littoralis (Boisduval, 1833)Mediterranean BrocadeInfo
Spodoptera litura (Fabricius, 1775)Asian Cotton LeafwormInfo
Spodoptera mauritia (Boisduval, 1833)Lawn armywormInfo
Spoladea recurvalis (Fabricius, 1775)Beet webwormInfo
Stagmatophora rosmarinella -> Clostera albosigmaInfo
Stagmatophora trifasciata -> Elachista trifasciataInfo
Stenochora lancinalis (Guenée, 1854)Lanced PearlInfo
Stenodacma rutilans (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Stenodacma wahlbergi -> Stenoptilia aktashiensisInfo
Stenoptilia aethiopica (Gibeaux, 1994)Info
Stenoptilia aktashiensis (Gibeaux, 1997)Info
Stigmella aeneofasciella (Herrich-schäffer, 1855)Brassy PigmyInfo
Stigmella floslactella (Haworth, 1828)Coarse Hazel PigmyInfo
Stigmella lapponica (Wocke, 1862)Drab Birch PigmyInfo
Stigmella prunetorum (Stainton, 1855)Scarce Sloe PigmyInfo
Streblote acaciae (Klug, 1829)Info
Strepsicrates ejectana -> Stictea ejectanaGuava bud mothInfo
Strepsicrates holotephras (Walker, 1863)Guava Bud MothInfo
Suireia badiipennella (Duponchel, 1843)Info
Surattha soudanensis (Hampson, 1919)Info
Syllepte ovialis (Walker, 1859)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tebenna micalis (Mann, 1857)Small Thistle MothInfo
Telphusa brucinella ()Info
Thaumatotibia leucotreta (Meyrick, 1913)False Codling MothInfo
Thaumetopoea wilkinsoni (Tams, 1926)Info
Thylacoptila paurosema (Meyrick, 1888)Info
Thysanoplusia orichalcea (Fabricius, 1775)Slender Burnished BrassInfo
Tinea aureomarmorata -> Opogona aureomarmorataInfo
Tinea bicolor -> Opogona bicolorInfo
Tinea dubiella (Stainton, 1859)Casemaking clothes mothInfo
Tinea fasciolata -> Opogona fasciolataInfo
Tinea flavofimbriata -> Opogona flavofimbriataInfo
Tinea minutissima -> Opogona minutissimaInfo
Tinea pellionella (Linnaeus, 1758)Case-bearing Clothes MothInfo
Tinea piperata -> Opogona piperataInfo
Tinea pulveripennis -> Opogona pulveripennisInfo
Tinea pulverulenta -> Opogona pulverulentaInfo
Tinea subalbidella (Stainton, 1867)Info
Tirathaba complexa (Butler, 1885)Info
Trachea atriplicis (Linnaeus, 1758)Orache MothInfo
Trichoplusia ni (Hübner, 1803)Cabbage LooperInfo
Trichoplusia orichalcea -> Thysanoplusia orichalceaSoybean looperInfo
Trichoplusia transfixa -> Vittaplusia vittataStreaked PlusiaInfo
Trichoplusia vittata -> Vittaplusia vittataStreaked PlusiaInfo
Tridrepana albonotata (Moore, 1879)Info
Trigonocyttara clandestina (Turner, 1945)Info
Trigonophora flammea (Esper, 1785)Flame BrocadeInfo
Trissodoris honorariella (Walsingham, 1907)Pandanus Hole-cutter MothInfo
Trogium evansorum (Smithers, 1994)Info
Trogium nigrum -> Rhyopsocidus nigerInfo
Trogium pulsatorium (Linnaeus, 1758)BooklouseInfo
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Udea delineatalis (Walker, 1875)Info
Udea ferrugalis (Hübner, 1796)Rusty Dot PearlInfo
Udea hageni (Viette, 1952)Info
Uresiphita ochrocrossa -> Uresiphita maorialisInfo
Uresiphita polygonalis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)Yellow-underwing PearlInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanessa braziliensis (Moore, 1883)Brazilian Painted LadyInfo
Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
Vanessa itea (Fabricius, 1775)Yellow AdmiralInfo
Vittaplusia commidendri (Wollaston, 1879)Info
Vittaplusia vittata (Wallengren, 1856)Streaked PlusiaInfo
Vulcaniella rosmarinella (Walsingham, 1891)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wheeleria spilodactyla (Curtis, 1827)Horehound Plume MothInfo
Wheeleria spilodactylus -> Wheeleria spilodactylaHorehound Plume MothInfo
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Xestia apropitia -> Xestia speciosaInfo
Xestia mixta -> Xestia speciosaInfo
Xestia speciosa (Hübner, 1813)Info
Xestia speciosa (Hübner, 1813)Info
Xois sesara -> Ypthima sesaraInfo
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Yigoga truculenta -> Dichagyris truculentaInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zizeeria karsandra (Moore, 1865)Dark Grass BlueInfo
Zizera labradus (Godart, 1823)Info
Zizina otis labradus (Godart, 1824)Grass BlueInfo
Zovax whiteheadii (Wollaston E., 1879)Info
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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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