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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Nauru
Taxonomy for Xyloryctidae (Timber 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
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 12 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Tree
Subsection
Micronesia
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 12 families, 46 genera, 58 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 5 families, 6 genera, 6 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Xyloryctidae (Meyrick, 1890) (Timber Moths) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
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Genera124    worldwide
Species1.701    worldwide
Common namesTimber Moths, Xyloryctid Moths, Flower Moths
AuthorEdward Meyrick, 1890
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesXyloryctidae in afromoths.net
Xyloryctidae in itis.gov
Xyloryctidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Xyloryctidae in Micronesia
Metantithyra silvestrella (Viette, 1957)Info
1 Species in Xyloryctidae 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
SectionTineina
SubsectionTineina
SuperfamilyGelechioidea
FamilyXyloryctidae
Timber Moths, Xyloryctid Moths, Flower Moths
AuthorMeyrick, 1890
 
Synonyms
Scythridae (Womersley, 1933)
Xylorictidae (Meyrick, 1890)

Keywords
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