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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 Nymphalidae (Brush Footed Butterflies) in Saint Lucia
Class
Saint Lucia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 81 families, 218 genera, 307 species
Tree
Subclass
Saint Lucia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 80 families, 217 genera, 306 species
Tree
Infraclass
Saint Lucia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 76 families, 205 genera, 291 species
Tree
Superorder
Saint Lucia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 51 families, 142 genera, 213 species
Tree
Order
Saint Lucia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 10 families, 38 genera, 48 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Saint Lucia
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 10 families, 38 genera, 48 species
Tree
Infraorder
Saint Lucia
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 10 families, 38 genera, 48 species
Tree
Division
Saint Lucia
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 10 families, 38 genera, 48 species
Tree
Section
Saint Lucia
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 9 families, 34 genera, 44 species
Tree
Subsection
Saint Lucia
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 9 families, 34 genera, 44 species
Tree
Superfamily
Saint Lucia
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 5 families, 19 genera, 25 species
Tree
Family
Saint Lucia
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) (Brush Footed Butterflies) - Systematics
 11 genera, 16 species
Site
Tree
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Genera1.114    worldwide
Species62.161    worldwide
Common namesBrush Footed Butterflies, Fritillaries, Browns, Admirals, Four-footed butterflies, Brushfoot butterflies, Purples, Mourningclocks, Crescent-spots, Checker-spots, Anglewings, Brushfooted Butterflies
German namesEdelfalter, Scheckenfalter, Fleckenfalter
Dutch namesVossen, Parelmoervlinders en weerschijnvlinders, Schoenlappers, Parelmoervlinders en zandoogjes, Aurelia´s, Aurelia’s
Danish namesTakvingefamilien
Finnish namesTäpläperhoset
Norwegian namesNymfevinger
Swedish namesPraktfjärilar, Ädelfjärilar
AuthorRafinesque, 1815
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Continents:

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America
Africa
Antarctica
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, 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, 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 ReferencesNymphalidae in faunaeur.org
Nymphalidae in itis.gov
Nymphalidae in dyntaxa.se
Nymphalidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Nymphalidae in Saint Lucia
Agraulis vanillae incarnata (N. Riley, 1926)Gulf FritillaryInfo
Agraulis vanillae lucina (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1862)Info
Agraulis vanillae maculosa (Stichel, 1908)Info
Agraulis vanillae vanillae -> Agraulis vanillae maculosaGulf FritillaryInfo
Anartia jatrophae jatrophae (Linnaeus, 1763)White PeacockInfo
Biblis hyperia hyperia (Cramer, 1779)Red RimInfo
Callicore astarte antillena (Kaye, 1914)Info
Danaus plexippus insularis ()Info
Dryas iulia lucia (Riley, 1926)JuliaInfo
Historis odius (Fabricius, 1775)Stinky LeafwingInfo
Lycorea halia atergatis (Doubleday, 1847)Tiger Mimic-QueenInfo
Memphis dominicana luciana (A. Hall, 1929)Dominican LeafwingInfo
Memphis verticordia luciana -> Memphis dominicana lucianaInfo
Mestra dorcas cowiana -> Mestra dorcas hersiliaInfo
Mestra dorcas hersilia (J.c. Fabricius, 1776)Info
Pseudochazara hippolyte hippolyte (Esper, 1784)Info
16 Species in Nymphalidae 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
FamilyNymphalidae
Brush Footed Butterflies, Fritillaries, Browns, Admirals, Four-footed butterflies, Brushfoot butterflies, Purples, Mourningclocks, Crescent-spots, Checker-spots, Anglewings, Brushfooted Butterflies
AuthorRafinesque, 1815

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