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Species Statistics
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List shows families in taxonomic order

Below is a taxonomic list of all the families for this Order recorded on the Irish Checklist, and the number of species within each group. To view a list of the species within each family, click on the family name you are interested in.
By clicking the above link to "Alphabetical Stats", you can view this list in alphabetical order. Clicking the link to "Family List" will bring up a list of species per family, for all families of that Order in Ireland. By clicking the link to "Taxonomic Checklist" you can view the full Checklist for Ireland in taxonomic order, including recent updates. Have a look at the images below in greater detail by clicking on them.
Family ImageFamily NameNumber of Irish Species
Family imageMICROPTERIGIDAE4
Family imageERIOCRANIIDAE8
Family imageHEPIALIDAE4
Family imageNEPTICULIDAE62
Family imageOPOSTEGIDAE2
Family imageTISCHERIIDAE3
Family imageINCURVARIIDAE5
Family imagePRODOXIDAE3
Family imageADELIDAE11
Family imageHELIOZELIDAE3
Family imageCOSSIDAE2
Family imageZYGAENIDAE4
Family imagePSYCHIDAE5
Family imageTINEIDAE25
Family imageBUCCALATRICIDAE9
Family imageGRACILLARIIDAE55
Family imageSESIIDAE6
Family imageCHOREUTIDAE4
Family imageGLYPHIPTERIGIDAE6
Family imageYPONOMEUTIDAE50
Family imageLYONETIIDAE8
Family imageCOLEOPHORIDAE52
Family imageELACHISTIDAE33
Family imageOECOPHORIDAE44
Family imageGELECHIIDAE71
Family imageAUTOSTICHIDAE1
Family imageBLASTOBASIDAE1
Family imageBATRACHEDRIDAE1
Family imageMOMPHIDAE8
Family imageCOSMOPTERIGIDAE9
Family imageSCYTHRIDIDAE2
Family imageTORTRICIDAE224
Family imageEPERMENIIDAE2
Family imageSCHRECKENSTEINIIDAE1
Family imageALUCITIDAE1
Family imagePYRALIDAE88
Family imagePTEROPHORIDAE22
Family imageHESPERIIDAE2
Family imagePAPILIONIDAE2
Family imagePIERIDAE11
Family imageLYCAENIDAE9
Family imageNYMPHALIDAE25
Family imageLASIOCAMPIDAE9
Family imageSATURNIIDAE1
Family imageDREPANIDAE10
Family imageGEOMETRIDAE233
Family imageSPHINGIDAE13
Family imageNOTODONTIDAE20
Family imageLYMANTRIIDAE6
Family imageARCTIIDAE22
Family imageCTENUCHIDAE3
Family imageNOLIDAE1
Family imageNOCTUIDAE248