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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Zygaenidae (Burnet 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
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 25 families, 246 genera, 415 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Sesiina (Heppner, 1995)
 5 families, 32 genera, 47 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Zygaenoidea (Latreille, 1809) (Burnets)
 4 families, 30 genera, 45 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Zygaenidae (Latreille, 1809) (Burnet Moths) - Systematics
 5 genera, 11 species
Site
Tree
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Genera269    worldwide
Species6.224    worldwide
Common namesBurnet Moths, Burnet Forester, Smoky moths, Forester moths, Leaf Skeletonizer Moths, Foresters, Zygaenid Moths, Burnets
German namesBlutströpfchen, Widderchen, Grünwidderchen
Dutch namesBloeddrupjes, Sint-Jansvlinders of bloedrupsjes
Danish namesKøllesværmere
Finnish namesPunatäplät, Punatäpläperhoset
Norwegian namesBloddråpesvermere
Swedish namesBastardsvärmare
French namesZygènes
AuthorLatreille, 1809
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
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Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
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Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, China, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesZygaenidae in bie.ala.org.au
Zygaenidae in afromoths.net
Zygaenidae in faunaeur.org
Zygaenidae in itis.gov
Zygaenidae in dyntaxa.se
Zygaenidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Zygaenidae in Sierra Leone
Homophylotis catori (Jordan, 1907)Info
Metanycles contracta (Walker, 1865)Info
Saliunca aitcha (Ambille, 1892)Info
Saliunca aurifrons (Walker, 1865)Info
Saliunca msila (Vuillot, 1892)Info
Saliunca solora (Plötz, 1880)Info
Saliunca styx (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Saliunca thoracica -> Saliunca styxInfo
Syringura triplex (Plötz, 1880)Info
Tascia erythrogaster (Mabille, 1892)Info
Tascia instructa (Walker, 1854)Info
11 Species in Zygaenidae 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
SectionTineina
SubsectionSesiina
SuperfamilyZygaenoidea
Burnets
FamilyZygaenidae
Burnet Moths, Burnet Forester, Smoky moths, Forester moths, Leaf Skeletonizer Moths, Foresters, Zygaenid Moths, Burnets
AuthorLatreille, 1809
 
Synonyms
Pyromorphidae (Stirret, 1933)
Zyganidae

Keywords
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