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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Oecophoridae (Concealer Moths) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 177 families, 1810 genera, 4498 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 50 families, 881 genera, 2656 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 49 families, 880 genera, 2655 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 49 families, 880 genera, 2655 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 48 families, 879 genera, 2654 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 22 families, 197 genera, 324 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 17 families, 171 genera, 286 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 5 families, 19 genera, 27 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Oecophoridae (Bruand, 1851) (Concealer Moths) - Systematics
 4 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
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Genera761    worldwide
Species7.406    worldwide
Common namesConcealer Moths, Oecophorid moths
German namesFaulholzfalter, Faulholzmotten, Breitflügelmotten
Dutch namesSikkelmotten, Prachtvleugeltjes
Danish namesPrydvinger
Finnish namesKärsäkoit, Lahokoit
Norwegian namesPrydmøll
Swedish namesPlattmalar, Praktmalar
AuthorBruand, 1851
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


CountriesAlbania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesOecophoridae in afromoths.net
Oecophoridae in faunaeur.org
Oecophoridae in itis.gov
Oecophoridae in dyntaxa.se
Oecophoridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Oecophoridae in Sierra Leone
Calliphractis phyllograpta (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Epiphractis superciliaris (Meyrick, 1930)Info
Orophia melicoma (Meyrick, 1931)Info
Orophia taurina (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Stathmopoda auriferella (Walker, 1864)Info
5 Species in Oecophoridae for Sierra Leone 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
SubsectionTineina
SuperfamilyGelechioidea
FamilyOecophoridae
Concealer Moths, Oecophorid moths
AuthorBruand, 1851

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