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Distribution path and Subregions of Saint Lucia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Lesser Antilles - Saint Lucia
Taxonomy for Lycaenidae (Gossamer Winged Butterflies) in Saint Lucia
Class
Saint Lucia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 93 families, 244 genera, 341 species
Tree
Subclass
Saint Lucia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 93 families, 244 genera, 341 species
Tree
Infraclass
Saint Lucia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 89 families, 232 genera, 326 species
Tree
Superorder
Saint Lucia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 61 families, 166 genera, 245 species
Tree
Order
Saint Lucia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 15 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Saint Lucia
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 15 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Tree
Infraorder
Saint Lucia
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 15 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Tree
Division
Saint Lucia
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 15 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Tree
Section
Saint Lucia
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 10 families, 38 genera, 50 species
Tree
Subsection
Saint Lucia
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 9 families, 37 genera, 49 species
Tree
Superfamily
Saint Lucia
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 5 families, 19 genera, 25 species
Tree
Family
Saint Lucia
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) (Gossamer Winged Butterflies) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 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
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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 Saint Lucia
Allosmaitia piplea (Godman & Salvin, 1896)Godmanīs HairstreakInfo
Leptotes cassius (Cramer, 1775)Cassius BlueInfo
2 Species in Lycaenidae for Saint Lucia 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)

Keywords
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