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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Guam, Line Islands (Northern Line Islands), Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau
Taxonomy for Sphingidae (Hawk Moths) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Division
Micronesia
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 26 families, 172 genera, 312 species
Tree
Section
Micronesia
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 13 families, 119 genera, 247 species
Tree
Subsection
Micronesia
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 12 families, 89 genera, 167 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Bombycoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk-moths)
 1 family, 5 genera, 10 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) (Hawk Moths) - Systematics
 5 genera, 10 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera295    worldwide
Species6.890    worldwide
Common namesHawk Moths, Sphinx moths, Hornworms, Hawkmoths, Hornworm moths, Hawk-moths
German namesSchwärmer
Dutch namesPijlstaarten
Danish namesAftensværmere
Finnish namesKiitäjät
Norwegian namesTussmørkesvermere
Swedish namesSvärmare
Italian namesSfingidi
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, 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, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesSphingidae in bie.ala.org.au
Sphingidae in afromoths.net
Sphingidae in faunaeur.org
Sphingidae in itis.gov
Sphingidae in dyntaxa.se
Sphingidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Sphingidae in Micronesia
Agrius cingulata (Fabricius, 1775)Pink-spotted Hawk-mothInfo
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Agrius cordiae (Riotte, 1984)Info
Cephonodes hylas (Linnaeus, 1771)Pellucid Hawk MothInfo
Cephonodes picus -> Cephonodes hylasInfo
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)Oleander Hawk-mothInfo
Daphnis placida (Walker, 1856)Info
Sphinx irus -> Euchromia cyanitisInfo
Sphinx thelebas -> Euchromia cyanitisInfo
Theretra nessus (Drury, 1773)Yam Hawk MothInfo
10 Species in Sphingidae for Micronesia 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
FamilySphingidae
Hawk Moths, Sphinx moths, Hornworms, Hawkmoths, Hornworm moths, Hawk-moths
AuthorLatreille, 1802

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