List of Lepidoptera of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

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Location of Saint Helena, Ascension Island and Tristan da Cunha

The Lepidoptera of Saint Helena, Ascension Island and Tristan da Cunha consist of the butterflies and moths recorded from those places. According to a recent estimate, there are a total of about 120 Lepidoptera species present.

Butterflies[edit]

Lycaenidae[edit]

Nymphalidae[edit]

Moths[edit]

Choreutidae[edit]

Cosmopterigidae[edit]

Crambidae[edit]

Elachistidae[edit]

Gelechiidae[edit]

Geometridae[edit]

Glyphipterigidae[edit]

Gracillariidae[edit]

Hepialidae[edit]

Lyonetiidae[edit]

Noctuidae[edit]

Oecophoridae[edit]

Plutellidae[edit]

Pterophoridae[edit]

Pyralidae[edit]

Sphingidae[edit]

Tineidae[edit]

Tortricidae[edit]

Uraniidae[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak Present on Ascension Island
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v Present on the Tristan da Cunha Archipelago
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo bp bq br bs bt bu bv bw bx by bz ca cb cc cd ce cf cg ch ci cj ck cl cm cn co cp cq cr cs ct cu cv cw cx cy cz da db dc dd Present on Saint Helena

Sources[edit]

  • Robinson, Gaden S. & Kirke, Charles M.StG. (2007). "Lepidoptera of Ascension Island—a review". Journal of Natural History. 24 (1): 119–135. doi:10.1080/00222939000770081. 
  • Holdgate, M. W. (October 7, 1965). "The Fauna of the Tristan Da Cunha Islands". Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 249 (759): 361–402.