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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 53 families, 1045 genera, 3061 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 51 families, 1043 genera, 3059 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 24 families, 712 genera, 2339 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Cossina (Meyrick, 1907)
 6 families, 61 genera, 105 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Cossoidea (Leach, 1815)
 4 families, 44 genera, 84 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Sesiidae (Boisduval, 1828) (Clearwing Moths) - Systematics
 16 genera, 23 species
Site
Tree
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Genera221    worldwide
Species3.135    worldwide
Common namesClearwing Moths, Clear-winged moths, Clearwings, Wasp-mimic moths, Clear Wings, Sessid moths, Sesiid Moths
German namesGlasflügler, Sesien
Dutch namesWespvlinders
Danish namesGlassværmere
Finnish namesLasisiivet, Lasisiipiset
Norwegian namesGlassvinger
Swedish namesGlasvingar
AuthorBoisduval, 1828
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesSesiidae in bie.ala.org.au
Sesiidae in afromoths.net
Sesiidae in faunaeur.org
Sesiidae in itis.gov
Sesiidae in dyntaxa.se
Sesiidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Sesiidae in Sierra Leone
Aegeria monogama -> Camaegeria monogamaInfo
Camaegeria exochiformis (Walker, 1856)Info
Camaegeria lioscelis -> Camaegeria monogamaInfo
Camaegeria monogama (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Chamanthedon brillians (Beutenmüller, 1899)Info
Chamanthedon striata (Gaede, 1929)Info
Episannina zygaenura (Meyrick, 1933)Info
Lepidopoda sylphina (Hampson, 1919)Info
Lophoceps quinquepuncta (Hampson, 1919)Info
Macrotarsipus lioscelis -> Camaegeria monogamaInfo
Macrotarsipus microthyris (Hampson, 1919)Info
Melittia chlorophila (Hering, 1935)Info
Melittia tibialis (Drury, 1773)Info
Ninia plumipes -> Cicinnocnemis cornutaInfo
Palmia adustalis (Hampson, 1917)Info
Paranthrene anthrax (Le Cerf, 1916)Info
Similipepsis typica (Strand, 1913)Info
Synanthedon rubripalpis (Meyrick, 1932)Info
Synanthedon rubripicta (Hampson, 1919)Info
Synanthedon trithyris (Meyrick, 1926)Info
Tipulamima nigriceps (Hampson, 1919)Info
Uranothyris pterotarsa (Meyrick, 1933)Info
Vespaegeria typica -> Similipepsis typicaInfo
23 Species in Sesiidae 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
SubsectionCossina
SuperfamilyCossoidea
FamilySesiidae
Clearwing Moths, Clear-winged moths, Clearwings, Wasp-mimic moths, Clear Wings, Sessid moths, Sesiid Moths
AuthorBoisduval, 1828
 
Synonyms
Aegeriidae (Stephens, 1828)
Sesiariae (Boisduval, 1828)
Trochiliidae (Westwood, 1843)

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