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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Megalopygidae (Flannel Moths) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 61 families, 2333 genera, 9115 species
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 60 families, 2332 genera, 9112 species
Tree
Division
Costa Rica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 57 families, 2329 genera, 9109 species
Tree
Section
Costa Rica
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 27 families, 436 genera, 1442 species
Tree
Subsection
Costa Rica
Sesiina (Heppner, 1995)
 8 families, 44 genera, 179 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Zygaenoidea (Latreille, 1809) (Burnets)
 6 families, 40 genera, 161 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Megalopygidae (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) (Flannel Moths) - Systematics
 11 genera, 35 species
Site
Tree
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Genera50    worldwide
Species420    worldwide
Common namesFlannel Moths, Crinkled Flannel Moths
AuthorHerrich-schäffer, 1855
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Neotropical


Countries
Checklists
Belize, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Georgia, Honduras, Mexico, Peru, USA
Links and ReferencesMegalopygidae in itis.gov
Megalopygidae in dyntaxa.se
Megalopygidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Megalopygidae in Costa Rica
Aithorape roseicornis (Dognin, 1899)Info
Coamorpha innoxia (Schaus, 1910)Info
Hysterocladia eriphua (Dognin, 1914)Info
Macara alydda (Druce, 1887)Info
Macara argentea (Druce, 1897)Info
Megalopyge albicollis (Walker, 1855)Info
Megalopyge dyari (Hopp, 1935)Info
Megalopyge hina (Dognin, 1911)Info
Megalopyge lampra (Dyar, 1910)Info
Megalopyge lanata (Stoll, 1780)Info
Megalopyge opercularis (Smith & Abbot, 1797)Asp caterpillarInfo
Megalopyge salebrosa (Clemens, 1860)Info
Megalopyge tharops (Stoll, 1782)Info
Mesocia dumilla ()Info
Mesoscia dumilla (Dyar, 1913)Info
Mesoscia dyari (Schaus, 1912)Info
Mesoscia terminata (Schaus, 1905)Info
Mesoscia unifascia (Dognin, 1923)Info
Norape argyrorrhoea (Hübner, 1825)Info
Norape nevermanni (Hopp, 1927)Info
Norape nigrovenosa (Druce, 1906)Info
Podalia contigua (Walker, 1866)Info
Podalia dimidiata (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)Info
Podalia fuscescens (Walker, 1856)Info
Podalia gamelia (Druce, 1904)Info
Podalia orsilocha (Cramer, 1775)Info
Podalia orsilochus (Cramer, 1775)Info
Podalia thanathos ()Info
Podalia thanatos (Schaus, 1905)Info
Podalia tympania (Druce, 1897)Info
Podalia walkerensis (Hopp, 1935)Info
Thoscora acca (Schaus, 1892)Info
Trosia dimas (Cramer, 1775)Info
Trosia incostata -> Trosia dimasInfo
Trosia nigropunctigera (Fletcher, 1982)Info
35 Species in Megalopygidae for Costa Rica 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
SectionTineina
SubsectionSesiina
SuperfamilyZygaenoidea
Burnets
FamilyMegalopygidae
Flannel Moths, Crinkled Flannel Moths
AuthorHerrich-schäffer, 1855

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