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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Philopteridae in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 201 families, 1010 genera, 2032 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 199 families, 1007 genera, 2028 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 194 families, 999 genera, 2015 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 52 families, 201 genera, 443 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Phthiraptera (Haeckel, 1896) (Lice) - Systematics
 3 families, 5 genera, 8 species
Site
Tree
Group
Lesotho
Mallophaga (Nitzsch, 1818) (Chewing Lice)
 3 families, 5 genera, 8 species
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Ischnocera (Kellogg, 1896)
 1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Philopterocera
 1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Philopteroidea
 1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
Philopteridae (Burmeister, 1830) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera185    worldwide
Species3.472    worldwide
German namesFederlinge
Swedish namesFjäderlöss
AuthorBurmeister, 1830
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


CountriesAngola, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Laos, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Micronesia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, New Zealand, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, South Korea, Suriname, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesPhilopteridae in faunaeur.org
Philopteridae in itis.gov
Philopteridae in dyntaxa.se
Philopteridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Philopteridae in Lesotho
Ardeicola geronticorum (Brinck, 1955)Info
Philopterus leptomelas (Nitzsch In Giebel, 1866)Info
2 Species in Philopteridae for Lesotho listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderPhthiraptera
Lice
GroupMallophaga
Chewing Lice, Biting lice, Bird lice
SuborderIschnocera
InfraorderPhilopterocera
SuperfamilyPhilopteroidea
FamilyPhilopteridae
AuthorBurmeister, 1830
 
Synonyms
Heptapsogasteridae (Carriker, 1936)
Philopterinae (Burmeister, 1830)

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