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Class: Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies and Moths (Lepidoptera)

Species count: 338


N = Nativve
I = Introdued

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FAMILY: Arctiidae (1 Species)

Other
Arctiid (Arctiidae sp.)


FAMILY: Crambidae (8 Species)

Other
Crambid (Dicymolomia metalliferalis)N

Other
Lucerne Moth (Nomophila nearctica)N

Other
Palpita Moth (Palpita sp.)

Other
Palpita Moth2 (Palpita sp.2)

Other
Crambid (Parapediasia torquatella)N

Other
Mottled Pyrausta Moth (Pyrausta insequalis)N

Other
Genista Broom Moth (Uresiphita reversalis)N

Other
Zebronia phenice (Zebronia phenice)N


FAMILY: Depressariidae (1 Species)

Other
Hemlock Moth (Agonopterix alstroemeriana)N


FAMILY: Drepanidae (2 Species)

Other
Drepana (Drepana sp.)

Other
Drepana2 (Drepana sp.2)


FAMILY: Erebidae (13 Species)

Other
Agylla Moth (Agylla sp.)

Other
Tiger Moth (Arctiini sp.)

Other
Tiger Moth2 (Arctiini sp (Arctiini sp.2)

Other
Carales (Carales sp.)

Other
Ctenucha Moth (Ctenucha sp.)

Other
Ctenucha Moth2 (Ctenucha sp.2)

Other
Ctenucha Moth (Ctenucha sp.3)

Other
Salt Marsh Moth (Estigmene acrea)N

Other
Euclidia Moth (Euclidia ardita)N

Other
Hypercombe Moth (Hypercombe sp.)

Other
Tiger Moth (Melese sp.)

Other
Mocis (Mocis sp.)

Other
Mocis2 (Mocis sp.2)


FAMILY: Geometridae (51 Species)

Other
Acratodes (Acratodes sp.)

Other
Pink Arhodia (Arhodia lasiocamparia)N

Other
Cimicodes (Cimicodes sp.)

Other
Ennominae (Ennominae sp.)

Other
Geometrid (Epimecis conjugaria)N

Other
Epimecis puellaria (Epimecis puellaria)N

Other
Epimecis1 (Epimecis sp.1)

Other
Epimecis2 (Epimecis sp.2)

Other
Epimecis3 (Epimecis sp.3)

Other
Epimecis4 (Epimecis sp.4)

Other
Epimecis5 (Epimecis sp.5)

Other
Epimecis6 (Epimecis sp.6)

Other
Epimecis7 (Epimecis sp.7)

Other
Epimecis8 (Epimecis sp.8)

Other
Epimecis9 (Epimecis sp.9)

Other
Eupithecia (Eupithecia sp.)

Other
Eutomopepla (Eutomopepla sp.)

Other
Geometrid Moth stick-caterpillar (Geometridae sp.)

Other
Geometrid2 (Geometridae sp.2)

Other
Geometrid3 (Geometridae sp.3)

Other
Geometrid4 (Geometridae sp.4)

Other
Geometrid5 (Geometridae sp.5)

Other
Hydriomena albifasciata (Hydriomena albifasciata)N

Other
Oak Winter Highflier (Hydriomena nubilofascia)N

Other
Oak Winter Highflier (Hydriomena nubilofasciata)N

Other
Hydriomena 2 (Hydriomena sp.)

Other
White-tipped Black Inchworm Moth (Melanchroia chephise)N

Other
Melinodes (Melinodes sp.)

Other
Nemoria Moth (Nemoria sp.)

Other
Nepytia (Nepytia sp.)

Other
Oxydia Moth (Oxydia sp.)

Other
Oxydia Moth2 (Oxydia sp.2)

Other
Oxydia Moth3 (Oxydia sp.3)

Other
Oxydia Moth4 (Oxydia sp.4)

Other
Oxydia Moth5 (Oxydia sp.5)

Other
Oxydia Moth6 (Oxydia sp.6)

Other
Oxydia Moth7 (Oxydia sp.7)

Other
Oxydia Moth8 (Oxydia sp.8)

Other
Oxydia Moth9 (Oxydia sp.9)

Other
Trychiata Moth (Oxydia trychiata)N

Other
Geometrid (Perizoma epictata)N

Other
Pero (Pero sp.)

Other
Pleuroprucha (Pleuroprucha sp.)

Other
Pleuroprucha 2 (Pleuroprucha sp.2)

Other
Pleuroprucha 3 (Pleuroprucha sp.3)

Other
Protoboarmia (Protoboarmia sp.)

Other
Scopula (Scopula quinquelineari)N

Other
Scopula 2 (Scopula sp.2)

Other
Scopula 3 (Scopula sp.3)

Other
Sterrhinae Moth (Sterrhinae sp.)

Other
Geometrid (Zenophleps lignicolorata)N


FAMILY: Hesperiidae (26 Species)

Other
Trailside Skipper (Anthoptus epictetus)N

Other
Foolish Swift (Borbo fatuellus)N

Other
Common Checkered-Skipper (Burnsius communis)N

Other
Orcus Checkered-Skipper (Burnsius orcus)N

Other
Brazilian Skipper (Calpodes ethlius)N

Other
Orange Palm Dart (Cephrenes augiades)N

Other
Herperiid (Cobalopsis autumna)N

Other
Mimosa Skipper (Cogia calchas)N

Other
Callimormus corades (Corades Skipper)N

Other
Silver-Spotted Skipper (Epargyreus clarus)N

Other
Funereal Duskywing (Erynnis funeralis)N

Other
Propertius Duskywing (Erynnis propertius)N

Other
Mournful Duskywing (Erynnis tristis)N

Other
Alana White-Skipper (Heliopetes alana)N

Other
Fiery Skipper (Hylephila phyleus)N

Other
Common Missile (Meza meza)N

Other
Rural Skipper (Ochlodes agricola)N

Other
Woodland Skipper (Ochlodes sylvanoides)N

Other
Osmodes Sp (Osmodes Sp)N

Other
Common White-spots (Osmodes thora)N

Other
Brilliant Blue Skipper (Paches loxus)N

Other
Evadnes Skipper (Panoquina evadnes)N

Other
Umber Skipper (Poanes melane)N

Other
Teleus Longtail (Urbanus teleus)N

Other
Vehilius Skipper (Vehilius sp.)

Other
Marcus Skipper (Vettius marcus)N


FAMILY: Lycaenidae (36 Species)

Other
Acraea Blue (Aethiopana honorius)N

Other
Spotted Ciliate Blue (Anthene larydas)N

Other
Anthene Sp (Anthene Sp)N

Other
Large Oakblue (Arhopala amantes)N

Other
Common Oakblue (Arhopala micale)N

Other
Western Pygmy-Blue (Brephidium exilis)N

Other
Lotus Hairstreak (Callophrys dumetorum)N

Other
Echo Azure (Celastrina echo)N

Other
White-tipped Blue (Eicochrysops hippocrates)N

Other
Common Smoky Blue (Euchrysops malathana)N

Other
Silvery Blue (Glaucopsyche lygdamus)N

Other
Golden Hairstreak (Habrodais grunus)N

Other
Common Fairy Hairstreak (Hypolycaena hatita)N

Other
Tessman`s Blue (Leptote bathyllos)N

Other
Marine Blue (Leptotes marina)N

Other
Common Zebra Blue (Leptotes pirithous)N

Other
Zebra Blue (Leptotes plinius)N

Other
Tailed Copper (Lycaena arota)N

Other
Gorgon Copper (Lycaena gorgon)N

Other
Ruddy Copper (Lycaena rubidus)N

Other
Great Copper (Lycaena xanthoides)N

Other
Clubbed Sailor (Neptis nicoteles)N

Other
Acmon Blue (Plebejus acmon)N

Other
Small Green-banded Blue (Psychonotis caelius)N

Other
California Hairstreak (Satyrium californica)N

Other
Hedgerow Hairstreak (Satyrium saepium)N

Other
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak (Satyrium tetra)N

Other
Libert`s Shining Blue (Stempfferia michelae)N

Other
Gray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus)N

Other
Deep-green Hairstreak (Theritas mavors)N

Other
Common Chalk Blue (Thermoniphas micylus)N

Other
Forest Pied Pierrot (Tuxentius carana)N

Other
Lowland Branded Blue (Uranothauma falkensteini)N

Other
African Grass Blue (Zizeeria knysna)N

Other
Gaika Blue (Zizula hylax)N


FAMILY: Noctuidae (4 Species)

Other
Darker-spotted Straw Moth (Heliothis phloxiphaga)N

Other
Small Heliothodes moth (Heliothodes diminutivus)I

Other
Leucania Moth (Leucania farcta)N

Other
Jaguar Flower Moth (Schinia jaguarina)N


FAMILY: Notodontidae (1 Species)

Other
California Oak Moth (Phryganidia californica)N


FAMILY: Nymphalidae (129 Species)

Other
Blue-banded Morpho (Achilles morpho)N

Other
Black-spot Bematistes (Acraea alcinoe)N

Other
Hewitson`s Acraea (Acraea alciope)N

Other
Acraea Alicia (Acraea alicia)N

Other
Bonasia Acraea (Acraea bonasia)N

Other
Common Glassy Acraea (Acraea quirina)N

Other
Dancing Acraea (Acraea serena)N

Other
Acraea Sp (Acraea Sp)N

Other
Tiny Acraea (Acraea uvui)N

Other
Large Spotted Acraea (Acraea zetes)N

Other
Adelpha (Adelpha abia)N

Other
California Sister (Adelpha californica)N

Other
Gulf Fritillary (Agraulis vanillae)N

Other
Godart`s Altinote (Altinote ozomene)N

Other
Brown Peacock (Anartia amathea)N

Other
White Peacock (Anartia jatrophae)N

Other
Forest Glade Nymph (Aterica galene)N

Other
Plain Forester (Bebearia lucayensis)N

Other
Mandinga Forester (Bebearia mandinga)N

Other
Hewitson`s Forester (Bebearia tentyris)N

Other
Startled Bush Brown (Bicyclus angulosa)N

Other
Dentate Bush Brown (Bicyclus dentata)N

Other
Light Bush Brown (Bicyclus dorothea)N

Other
Funereal Bush Brown (Bicyclus funebris)N

Other
Bethune-Baker`s Bush Brown (Bicyclus hyperanthus)N

Other
Bicyclus (Bicyclus sp.)N

Other
Vulgar Bush Brown (Bicyclus vulgaris)N

Other
Spotted Joker (Byblia ilithyia)N

Other
Nymphalid (Caeruleuptychia sp.)

Other
Forest Giant Owl (Caligo eurilochus)N

Other
Infuriating Pathfinder (Catuna crithea)N

Other
Oberthür`s Pathfinder (Catuna oberthueri)N

Other
Common Wood-nymph (Cercyonis pegala)N

Other
Great Basin Wood-Nymph (Cercyonis sthenele)N

Other
Sagebrush Checkerspot (Chlosyne acastus)N

Other
Northern Checkerspot Butterfly (Chlosyne palla)N

Other
Common Yeoman (Cirrochroa tyche)N

Other
Common Ringlet (Coenonympha tullia)N

Other
Carmine Falcon (Corades cybele)N

Other
Auberger1s Yellow Glider (Cymothoe aubergeri)N

Other
Dinias Satyr (Daedalma dinias)N

Other
African Queen (Danaus chrysippus)N

Other
Monarch Butterfly (Danaus plexippus)N

Other
Danaus sp. (Danaus sp.)N

Other
89`98 butterfly (Diaethria phlogea)N

Other
Julia Heliconian (Dryas iulia)N

Other
African Palmfly (Elymnias bammakoo)N

Other
Ceres Forester (Euphaedra ceres)N

Other
Unmarked Forester (Euphaedra inanum)N

Other
Variable Checkerspot (Euphydryas chalcedona)N

Other
Edith`s Checkerspot (Euphydryas editha)N

Other
Common Crow (Euploea core)N

Other
Variegated Fritillary (Euptoieta claudia)N

Other
Felder`s Ringlet (Euptychoides griphe)N

Other
Simple Nymph (Euriphene simplex)N

Other
Golden Piper (Eurytela dryope)N

Other
White-dotted Satyr (Forsterinaria neonympha)N

Other
Heliconius (Heliconius besckei)N

Other
Zebra (Longwing) Heliconian (Heliconius charithonia)N

Other
Montane (Yellow) Longwing (Heliconius clysonymus)N

Other
Ismenius Tiger (Heliconius ismenius)N

Other
Cucullina Satyr (Hermeuptychia cucullina)N

Other
Hermes Satyr (Hermeuptychia hermes)N

Other
Colombian Admiral (Hypanartia fassli)N

Other
Northern (Orange Streaked) Ringlet (Hypocysta irius)N

Other
Brown Ringlet (Hypocysta metirius)N

Other
Variable Eggfly (Hypolimnas anthedon)N

Other
Common Eggfly (Hypolimnas bolina)N

Other
Danaid Eggfly (Hypolimnas misippus)N

Other
Hypothyris (Hypothyris ninonia)N

Other
Common Buckeye (Junonia coenia)N

Other
Tropical Buckeye (Junonia evarete)N

Other
Mangrove Buckeye (Junonia genoveva)N

Other
Yellow Pansy (Junonia hierta)N

Other
Chocolate (Soldier) Pansy (Junonia iphita)N

Other
Blue Pansy (Junonia oenone)N

Other
Little Pansy (Junonia sophia)N

Other
Little Pansy (Junonia sophias)N

Other
Brown pansy (Junonia stygia)N

Other
Soldier Pansy (Junonia terea)N

Other
Meadow Argus (Junonia villida)N

Other
Leaf Butterfly (Kallima inachus)N

Other
Knight Butterfly (Lebadea martha)N

Other
Lorquin`s Admiral (Limenitis lorquini)N

Other
Weidemeyer`s Admiral (Limenitis weidemeyerii)N

Other
Acraeid Mimic Satyr (Lymanopoda acraeida)N

Other
White-dusted Mountain Satyr (Lymanopoda obsoleta)N

Other
Ayaya Ringlet (Magneuptychia iris)N

Other
Nymphalid (Manerebia sp.)

Other
Orange-spotted Tiger Clearwing (Mechanitis polymnia)N

Other
Megisto Satyr (Megisto sp.)

Other
Spotted (Red-band) Fritillary (Melitaea didyma)N

Other
Vaninka (Mesotaenia vaninka)N

Other
Morph (Morpho amathonte)N

Other
Hercules Morpho (Morpho hercules)N

Other
Menelaus Blue Morpho (Morpho menelaus)N

Other
Red Bushbrown (Mycalesis oroatis)N

Other
Orange Bush Brown (Mycalesis terminus)N

Other
High Sailor (Neptis alta)N

Other
Common Sailor (Neptis hylas)N

Other
Savanna Sailer (Neptis morosa)N

Other
Neptis Nicomedes (Neptis nicomedes)N

Other
Variable Sailor (Neptis nysiades)N

Other
Black and White Aeroplane (Neptis praslini)N

Other
Neptis Sp. (neptis Sp.)N

Other
Mourning Cloak (Nymphalis antiopa)N

Other
California Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis californica)N

Other
Two-banded Satyr (Banded White Ringlet) (Pareuptychia ocirrho)N

Other
White-bar Mountain Satyr (Pedaliodes palaepolis)N

Other
Phazania Satyr (Pedaliodes phazania)N

Other
Symmachus Satyr (Pedaliodes symmachus)N

Other
Afriacan Leopard Fritillary (Phalanta eurytis)N

Other
Mylitta Crescent (Phyciodes mylitta)N

Other
Field Crescent (Phyciodes pulchella)N

Other
Satyr Comma (Polygonia satyrus)N

Other
Fashion Commodore (Precis pelarga)N

Other
Unsilvered Fritillary (Speyeria adiaste)N

Other
Atlantis Fritillary (Speyeria atlantis)N

Other
Callippe Fritillary (Speyeria callippe)N

Other
Westwood`s Mottled Satyr (Steroma bega)N

Other
Claudina Crescent (Tegosa claudina)N

Other
West Coast Lady (Vanessa annabella)N

Other
Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)N

Other
Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui)N

Other
American Lady (Vanessa virginiensis)N

Other
Nymphalid (Yphthimoides ochracea)N

Other
Common Five-ring (Ypthima baldus)N

Other
Common Ringlet (Ypthima doleta)N

Other
Ypthima Ringlet (Ypthima sp.)N


FAMILY: Oecophoridae (1 Species)

Other
Brown House Moth (Hofmannophila pseudospretella)N


FAMILY: Papilionidae (17 Species)

Other
Pipevine Swallowtail (Battus philenor)N

Other
Uganda White Lady (Graphium almansor)N

Other
Peruvian Cattleheart Mimic (Mimoides xynias)N

Other
Common Green Birdwing (Ornithoptera priamus)N

Other
Orchard Swallowtail (Papilio aegeus)N

Other
Broad-banded Green Swallowtail (Papilio chrapkowskoides)N

Other
Giant Swallowtail (Papilio cresphontes)N

Other
Mimetic Swallowtail (Papilio cynorta)N

Other
Citrus Swallowtail (Papilio demodocus)N

Other
Pale Swallowtail (Papilio eurymedon)N

Other
Red Helen (Papilio helenus)N

Other
Two-tailed Swallowtail (Papilio multicaudata)N

Other
Green-patch Swallowtail (Papilio phorcas)N

Other
Anise Swallowtail (Papilio zelicaon)N

Other
Western Tiger Swallowtail (Papillo rutulus)N

Other
Parides (Parides bunichu)N

Other
Cairns Birdwing (Troides euphorion)N


FAMILY: Pieridae (31 Species)

Other
Sara Orangetip (Anthocharis sara)N

Other
Statira Sulphur (Aphrissa statira)N

Other
Striped Albatross (Appias libythea)N

Other
Sabine Albatross (Appias sabina)N

Other
Common Albatross (Appias sylvia)N

Other
Indian Cabbage White (Artogeia canidia )N

Other
Pioneer White (Belenois aurota)N

Other
African Common White (Belenois creona)N

Other
African Veined White (Belenois gidica)N

Other
Belenois (Belenois sp.)N

Other
Yellow Migrant (Catopsilia gorgophone)N

Other
Orange Sulphur (Colias eurytheme)N

Other
Red Tip (Colotis antevippe)N

Other
Blue-spotted Arab (Colotis phisadia)N

Other
Black Jezebel (Delias nigrina)N

Other
Large Marble (Creamy Marblewing) (Euchloe ausonides)N

Other
Boisduval`s Grass Yellow (Eurema arbela)N

Other
Common Grass Yellow (Eurema hecabe)N

Other
Forest Grass Yellow (Eurema senegalensis)N

Other
Hybrid Wood White (Leptosia hybrida)N

Other
Immaculate Wood White (Leptosia nupta)N

Other
Common Dotted Border (Mylothris agathina)N

Other
Dainty Sulphur (Nathalis iole)N

Other
Large Vagrant (Nepheronia argia)N

Other
Blue Vagrant (Nepheronia thalassina)N

Other
Tailed Sulphur (Phoebis neocypris)N

Other
Pieridae sp. (Pieridae sp.)N

Other
Margined White (Pieris marginalis)N

Other
Cabbage White Butterfly (Pieris rapae)I

Other
Forest White (Udaiana cynis)N

Other
California Dogface (Zerene eurydice)N


FAMILY: Pterophoridae (1 Species)

Other
Morning-glory Plume (T-Moth) Moth (Emmelina monodactyla)N


FAMILY: Pyralidae (3 Species)

Other
Hypsopygia (Hypsopygia phoezalis)N

Other
Phycitini (Phycitini sp.)

Other
Phycitini2 (Phycitini sp.2)


FAMILY: Riodinidae (3 Species)

Other
Metalmark Butterfly (Chimastrum celina)N

Other
Dingy Emesis (Emesis ocypore)N

Other
Dyson`s Metalmark (Rhetus dysoni)N


FAMILY: Sphingidae (1 Species)

Other
Sphinx Moth (Theretra queenslandi)N


FAMILY: Tineidae (4 Species)

Other
Brown-dotted Clothes Moth, (Niditinea fuscella)N

Other
Clothes Moth (Niditinea orleansella)N

Other
Yellow V Moth (Oinophila v-flava)N

Other
Common Clothes Moth (Tineola bisselliella)N


FAMILY: Tortricidae (5 Species)

Other
Capua (Capua catharia)N

Other
Garden Tortrix (Clepsis peritana)N

Other
Epiphyas (Epiphyas balioptera)N

Other
Light Brown Apple Moth (Epiphyas postvittana)N

Other
Tortricidae (Tortricidae sp.)


FAMILY: Uraniidae (1 Species)

Other
Green-banded Urania (Urania leilus)N


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