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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Notodontidae (Prominent Moths) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 53 families, 1045 genera, 3061 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 51 families, 1043 genera, 3059 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 24 families, 712 genera, 2339 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 18 families, 651 genera, 2234 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Noctuoidea (Latreille, 1809) (Moths)
 6 families, 317 genera, 715 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Notodontidae (Stephens, 1829) (Prominent Moths) - Systematics
 30 genera, 46 species
Site
Tree
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Genera988    worldwide
Species8.463    worldwide
Common namesProminent Moths, Kittens, Prominents, Notodontid moths, Bag Shelter Moths, Processionary Caterpillars
German namesZahnspinner
Dutch namesTandvlinders, Tandspinners
Danish namesTandspindere
Finnish namesHammaskehrääjät, Nirkot
Norwegian namesTannspinnere
Swedish namesTandspinnare
AuthorStephens, 1829
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritania, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesNotodontidae in bie.ala.org.au
Notodontidae in afromoths.net
Notodontidae in faunaeur.org
Notodontidae in itis.gov
Notodontidae in dyntaxa.se
Notodontidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Notodontidae in Sierra Leone
Species with ANext  
Afrocerura leonensis (Hampson, 1910)Info
Amphiphalera leuconephra (Hampson, 1910)Info
Antheua cinerea -> Antheua simplexInfo
Antheua rufovittata (Aurivillius, 1901)Info
Antheua simplex (Walker, 1855)Info
Antheua spurcata -> Antheua simplexInfo
Antheua tricolor (Walker, 1855)Info
Antheua trifasciata (Hampson, 1909)Info
Antheua vittata (Walker, 1855)Info
Antheua woerdeni -> Rigema woerdeniInfo
Atrasana rectilinea (Gaede, 1928)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachychira elegans (Aurivillius, 1907)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Catarctia divisa (Walker, 1855)Info
Catarctia rothschildi (Kiriakoff, 1955)Info
Clostera albifasciata (Hampson, 1910)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Desmeocraera albicans (Gaede, 1928)Info
Desmeocraera bitioides (Holland, 1893)Info
Diopeithes cyamina (Kiriakoff, 1958)Info
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Enomotarcha chloana (Holland, 1893)Info
Epicerura pulverulenta (Hampson, 1910)Info
Epidonta brunneomixta (Mabille, 1897)Info
Eutimia trifasciata (Hampson, 1909)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janthinisca flavipennis (Hampson, 1910)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamoriodes metaleuca (Hampson, 1910)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontoperas archonta (Kiriakoff, 1959)Info
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Peratodonta archonta (Kiriakoff, 1959)Info
Peratodonta heterogyna (Hampson, 1910)Info
Phalera atrata (Grünberg, 1907)Info
Ptilura argyraspis (Holland, 1893)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rasemia citaria (Schaus, 1893)Info
Rasemia macrodonta (Hampson, 1909)Info
Rigema ornata (Walker, 1865)Info
Rigema woerdeni (Snellen, 1872)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scalmicauda bicolorata (Gaede, 1928)Info
Scalmicauda molestula (Kiriakoff, 1959)Info
Scrancia accipites (Schaus, 1893)Info
Stauropussa chloe (Holland, 1893)Info
Stauropussa viridipennis -> Stauropussa chloeInfo
Synete olivaceofusca (Rothschild, 1917)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thacona accipiter (Schaus, 1893)Info
Tmetopteryx bisecta (Rothschild, 1917)Info
Tricholoba atriclathra (Hampson, 1910)Info
Tricholoba atriclathrata (Hampson, 1910)Info
Tricholoba squalidula (Strand, 1911)Info
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Ulinella xylostola (Hampson, 1910)Info
Utidaviana citana (Schaus, 1893)Info
46 Species in Notodontidae for Sierra Leone 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
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
DivisionDitrysia
Moths, Butterflies, Skippers
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyNoctuoidea
Moths
FamilyNotodontidae
Prominent Moths, Kittens, Prominents, Notodontid moths, Bag Shelter Moths, Processionary Caterpillars
AuthorStephens, 1829
 
Synonyms
Dioptidae (J. Bechyné, 1950)

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