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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 Riodinidae (Metalmark Butterflies) in Saint Lucia
Class
Saint Lucia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 79 families, 211 genera, 296 species
Tree
Subclass
Saint Lucia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 78 families, 210 genera, 295 species
Tree
Infraclass
Saint Lucia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 74 families, 198 genera, 280 species
Tree
Superorder
Saint Lucia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 49 families, 135 genera, 202 species
Tree
Order
Saint Lucia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 10 families, 37 genera, 46 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Saint Lucia
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 10 families, 37 genera, 46 species
Tree
Infraorder
Saint Lucia
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 10 families, 37 genera, 46 species
Tree
Division
Saint Lucia
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 10 families, 37 genera, 46 species
Tree
Section
Saint Lucia
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 9 families, 33 genera, 42 species
Tree
Subsection
Saint Lucia
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 9 families, 33 genera, 42 species
Tree
Superfamily
Saint Lucia
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 5 families, 18 genera, 24 species
Tree
Family
Saint Lucia
Riodinidae (Grote, 1895) (Metalmark Butterflies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
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Genera197    worldwide
Species6.108    worldwide
Common namesMetalmark Butterflies, Metalmarks
German namesWürfelfalter
Dutch namesPrachtvlinders
Finnish namesNoppaperhoset
Swedish namesMetallmärken
AuthorGrote, 1895
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Neotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic


CountriesAlbania, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia
Links and ReferencesRiodinidae in faunaeur.org
Riodinidae in itis.gov
Riodinidae in dyntaxa.se
Riodinidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Riodinidae in Saint Lucia
Synargis calyce (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1862)Blue TransparentInfo
1 Species in Riodinidae 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
FamilyRiodinidae
Metalmark Butterflies, Metalmarks
AuthorGrote, 1895

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