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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Taxonomy for Saturniidae (Emperor Moths) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 95 families, 470 genera, 658 species
Tree
Order
Antarctica
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 51 families, 379 genera, 538 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Antarctica
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 50 families, 377 genera, 535 species
Tree
Infraorder
Antarctica
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 50 families, 377 genera, 535 species
Tree
Division
Antarctica
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 46 families, 373 genera, 528 species
Tree
Section
Antarctica
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 21 families, 262 genera, 376 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 16 families, 224 genera, 332 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Bombycoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk-moths)
 4 families, 22 genera, 31 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) (Emperor Moths) - Systematics
 13 genera, 18 species
Site
Tree
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Genera279    worldwide
Species6.279    worldwide
Common namesEmperor Moths, Saturniids, Saturniid moths, Royal moths, Giant silkworm moths, Giant Silkworm and Royal Moths, Silk moths, Giant-silkworm moths, Wild Silk Moths
German namesPfauenspinner, Pfauenaugen, Augenspinner, Nachtpfauenaugen
Dutch namesNachtpauwogen
Danish namesNatpåfugleøjer
Finnish namesRiikinkukkokehrääjät
Norwegian namesPåfuglspinnere
Swedish namesPåfågelsspinnare
AuthorBoisduval, 1837
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, San Marino, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesSaturniidae in bie.ala.org.au
Saturniidae in afromoths.net
Saturniidae in faunaeur.org
Saturniidae in itis.gov
Saturniidae in dyntaxa.se
Saturniidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Saturniidae in Antarctica
Argema kuhnei (Pinhey, 1969)Info
Aurivillius cadioui (Bouyer, 2008)Info
Dogoia nyungwensis (Bouyer, 2009)Info
Eosia minettii (Bouyer, 2008)Info
Epiphora ploetzi (Weymer, 1880)Info
Gonimbrasia ochreata (Gaede, 1927)Info
Gonimbrasia ruandana (Gaede, 1927)Info
Heniocha vingerhoedti (Bouyer, 1992)Info
Lobobunaea jeanneli -> Lobobunaea ansorgeiInfo
Lobobunaea kagera (Darge, 2014)Info
Micragone mirei (Darge, 1990)Info
Micragone udzungwa (Darge, 2011)Info
Neodiphthera roicki (Brechlin, 2005)Info
Orthogonioptilum aequinoctialis (Darge, 2008)Info
Orthogonioptilum emmanuellae (Basquin, 1995)Info
Orthogonioptilum neglectum (Darge, 1995)Info
Pseudobunaea latafenestrata (Darge, 2013)Info
Usta arabica (Nässig, Naumann & Oberprieler, 2015)Info
18 Species in Saturniidae for Antarctica 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
SuperfamilyBombycoidea
Hawk-moths
FamilySaturniidae
Emperor Moths, Saturniids, Saturniid moths, Royal moths, Giant silkworm moths, Giant Silkworm and Royal Moths, Silk moths, Giant-silkworm moths, Wild Silk Moths
AuthorBoisduval, 1837

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