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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Uraniidae (Swallowtail 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
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 18 families, 651 genera, 2234 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Geometroidea (Leach, 1815) (Inchworm Moths)
 2 families, 86 genera, 240 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Uraniidae (Blanchard, 1845) (Swallowtail Moths) - Systematics
 4 genera, 6 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera127    worldwide
Species1.839    worldwide
Common namesSwallowtail Moths
German namesUraniafalter
Dutch namesUraniavlinders
Spanish namesColipatos
AuthorBlanchard, 1845
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominica, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Laos, Latvia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesUraniidae in bie.ala.org.au
Uraniidae in afromoths.net
Uraniidae in faunaeur.org
Uraniidae in itis.gov
Uraniidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Uraniidae in Sierra Leone
Dirades theclata -> Phazaca theclataInfo
Dissoprumna erycinaria (Guenée, 1857)Info
Epiplema confuscata (Warren, 1909)Info
Epiplema rotunda (Warren, 1909)Info
Epiplema subdistincta (Warren, 1905)Info
Phazaca theclata (Guenée, 1858)Info
6 Species in Uraniidae 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
SuperfamilyGeometroidea
Inchworm Moths
FamilyUraniidae
Swallowtail Moths
AuthorBlanchard, 1845
 
Synonyms
Nyctalemon (Dalman, 1825)

Keywords
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