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Taxonomy for Asura cervicalis (Walker, 1854) (Spotted Lichen Moth)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2665 families, 140885 genera, 1855487 species
Tree
Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2533 families, 136697 genera, 1849598 species
Tree
Infraclass
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2216 families, 134478 genera, 1832058 species
Tree
Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1210 families, 102024 genera, 1571170 species
Tree
Order
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 236 families, 26590 genera, 435041 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 202 families, 26304 genera, 434411 species
Tree
Infraorder
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 191 families, 26165 genera, 432996 species
Tree
Division
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 180 families, 26036 genera, 429910 species
Tree
Section
Cossina (Herrich-Schäffer, 1856)
 72 families, 16575 genera, 312043 species
Tree
Subsection
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 63 families, 14702 genera, 285543 species
Tree
Superfamily
Noctuoidea (Latreille, 1809) (Moths)
 22 families, 7960 genera, 106221 species
Tree
Family
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) (Tiger Moths) - Systematics
 1451 genera, 23512 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Arctiinae (Leach, 1815) (Lichen Moths)
 997 genera, 20973 species
Tree
Tribe
Lithosiini (Billberg, 1820) (Lichen Moths)
 331 genera, 5383 species
Tree
Subtribe
Nudariina (Lafontaine & Fibiger, 2006)
 76 genera, 2029 species
Tree
Genus
Asura (Walker, 1854) (Tiger Moths)
 429 species
Tree
Species
cervicalis (Walker, 1854) (Spotted Lichen Moth)
 0 subspecies
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Asura cervicalis
Common namesSpotted Lichen Moth
AuthorWalker, 1854
Distribution
Continents:

Australasian
Australia
Tasmania, Queensland (South East Queensland, Central Mackay Coast, Desert Uplands (Brigalow Belt South)), New South Wales (Sydney Basin, NSW North Coast, New England (New England Tablelands))


Distribution by Synonymus:
Asura obliterans   Tasmanian Central Highlands
Links and ReferencesAsura cervicalis in Wikipedia (English)

Asura cervicalis (Spotted Lichen Moth)

Synonyms
Asura obliterans (Draudt, 1914)
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyNoctuoidea
Moths
FamilyArctiidae
Tiger Moths, Woolly bears, Wasp moths, Lichen moths, Footmen, Woolly worms, Footman moths
SubfamilyArctiinae
Lichen Moths, Tiger Moths, Tiger and Lichen Moths, Wasp moths, Scape moths, Ctenuchid moths
TribeLithosiini
Lichen Moths
SubtribeNudariina
GenusAsura
Tiger Moths
Asura cervicalis
Spotted Lichen Moth
AuthorWalker, 1854
Wingspan15 mm
 
Synonyms
Asura obliterans

Keywords
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