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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands (Federated States of Micronesia), Guam, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau
Taxonomy for Lycaenidae (Gossamer Winged Butterflies) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Division
Micronesia
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Section
Micronesia
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 13 families, 119 genera, 247 species
Tree
Subsection
Micronesia
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 12 families, 89 genera, 167 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 4 families, 43 genera, 91 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) (Gossamer Winged Butterflies) - Systematics
 18 genera, 21 species
Site
Tree
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Genera831    worldwide
Species31.297    worldwide
Common namesGossamer Winged Butterflies, Hairstreaks & Coppers & Blues, Imperial Hairstreak butterflies, Harvesters, Blue butterflies, Gossamers
German namesBläulinge
Dutch namesVuurvlinders en blauwtjes, Kleine pages, Blauwtjes
Danish namesBlåfuglefamilien
Finnish namesNopsasiivet, Kultasiivet, Sinisiivet, Sinisiipiset
Norwegian namesGlansvinger
Swedish namesJuvelvingar
French namesLycènes
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Antarctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, 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, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, 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 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 ReferencesLycaenidae in bie.ala.org.au
Lycaenidae in faunaeur.org
Lycaenidae in itis.gov
Lycaenidae in dyntaxa.se
Lycaenidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Lycaenidae in Micronesia
Acytolepis puspa watasei (Matsumura, 1915)Info
Bindahara phocides isabella (C Felder, 1860)Australian PlaneInfo
Catochrysops panormus (C. Felder, 1860)Silver Forget-me-notInfo
Catochrysops panormus papuana (Tite, 1959)Pale Pea-blueInfo
Catopyrops keiria keiria (Druce, 1891)Info
Chilades pandava (Horsfield, 1829)Plains CupidInfo
Chliaria othona -> Hypolycaena othonaOrchid titInfo
Curetis tagalica tagalina ()Info
Euchrysops cnejus cnidus (Waterhouse & Lyell, 1914)CupidInfo
Everes lacturnus pulchra (Rothschild, 1915)Info
Hypolycaena othona (Hewitson, 1865)Orchid titInfo
Jamides bochus palauensis (Fruhstorfer, 1915)Info
Jamides malaccanus (Röber, 1886)Malacca CeruleanInfo
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Leptotes plinius (Fabricius, 1793)Plumbago BlueInfo
Leptotes plinius pseudocassius (Murray, 1873)Plumbago BlueInfo
Nacaduba kurava euretes (Druce, 1891)Info
Petrelaea tombugensis (Röber, 1886)Mauve Line-blueInfo
Prosotas dubiosa dubiosa (Semper, 1879)Small Purple LineblueInfo
Zizina labradus lampra (Tite, 1969)Info
Zizula hylax dampierensis (Rothschild, 1915)Info
21 Species in Lycaenidae for Micronesia listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
DivisionDitrysia
Moths, Butterflies, Skippers
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyPapilionoidea
True butterflies, Butterflies
FamilyLycaenidae
Gossamer Winged Butterflies, Hairstreaks & Coppers & Blues, Imperial Hairstreak butterflies, Harvesters, Blue butterflies, Gossamers
AuthorLeach, 1815
 
Synonyms
Lycanidae (Leach, 1815)

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