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Lepidoptera (moth)

Insecta - Lepidoptera

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Lepidoptera Linnaeus p. 341
1759Lepidoptera Schreber p. 12
1761Lepidoptera Linnaeus p. 267
1763Lepidoptera Scopoli p. 142
1764Lepidoptera Müller p. 32
1766Lepidoptera Schaeffer
1767Lepidoptera Linnaeus p. 744
1768Lepidoptera Strøm p. 333
1770Lepidoptera Drury
1771Lepidoptera Forster p. 73
1776Lepidoptera Müller p. 111
1780Lepidoptera Harris p. 93
1796Lepidoptera Latreille p. 140
1802Lepidoptera Latreille p. 387
1989Lepidoptera Zhang p. 420
1992Lepidoptera Carpenter
2004Lepidoptera Kukalová-Peck and Lawrence
2010Lepidoptera Minet et al.
2011Lepidoptera Beutel et al.
2014Lepidoptera Misof et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
RankNameAuthor
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAmphiesmenopteraKiriakoff 1948
orderLepidoptera
orderLepidoptera

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available