Seq # 510

Drepanidae Boisduval, 1828 Family

Last modified: Dec. 6, 2023, 7:30 p.m.

The Drepaninae, with about 500 species, mainly occur in the tropics and subtropics of the Old World. The Thyatirinae, with about 200 species, mainly occur in the Palaearctic and Oriental regions, although the group is represented in all zoogeographical regions except Australia (van Nieukerken E. J., Kaila L., Kitching I. J., Kristensen N. P. (...) Yakovlev R. V., Zolotuhin V. V. & Zwick A. 2011: 217).


Family: Drepanidae
Vernacular names
Eenstaartjes (NL), Hook-tips (EN)
Species in Belgium

Direct lower taxa

Seq. # Name Vernacular names

Drepaninae Boisduval, 1828


Thyatirinae Smith J. B., 1893

Species in Belgium

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