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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Riodinidae (Metalmark Butterflies) 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
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 24 families, 602 genera, 2047 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 18 families, 546 genera, 1950 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 5 families, 175 genera, 1068 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
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 Sierra Leone
Abisara gerontes (Fabricius, 1781)Dark Banded JudyInfo
1 Species in Riodinidae 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
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyPapilionoidea
True butterflies, Butterflies
FamilyRiodinidae
Metalmark Butterflies, Metalmarks
AuthorGrote, 1895

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