Arctiinae

__NOTOC__Taxobox
name = Arctiinae

| image_caption =
regnum = Animalia
phylum = Arthropoda
classis = Insecta
ordo = Lepidoptera
unranked_familia = Macrolepidoptera
superfamilia = Noctuoidea
familia = Arctiidae
subfamilia = Arctiinae
subfamilia_authority =
subdivision_ranks = Tribes
subdivision =
Arctiini
Callimorphini
Micrarctiini
Nyctemerini
Phaegopterini
Spilosomini

The Arctiinae are a subfamily of moths.

ystematics

The systematics of the Arctiinae are in need of revision. The arrangement followed here is based on the preliminary consensus list of Savela (2007). Sometimes the Ctenuchinae and the Pericopinae are merged in the Arctiinae as tribes too.

Arctiinae "incertae sedis"

A considerable number of genera has not been robustly assigned to a tribe yet. Some of these might even not belong into the Arctiidae at all. The genera "incertae sedis" are:


*"Acantharctia"
*"Acyclania"
*"Afroarctia"
*"Agaltara"
*"Alpenus"
*"Amerila"
*"Amphicallia"
*"Amsactarctia"
*"Argina"
*"Balaca"
*"Baroa"
*"Binna"
*"Carcinarctia"
*"Caribarctia"
*"Caridarctia"
*"Caryatis"
*"Cheliosea"
*"Curoba"
*"Cymaroa"
*"Dasyarctia"
*"Dionychoscelis"
*"Diospage"
*"Diota"
*"Disparctia"
*"Epilacydes"
*"Euceriodes"
*"Eyralpenus"
*"Fodinoidea"
*"Galtara"
*"Graphelysia"
*"Heliozona"
*"Ilemodes"
*"Ischnarctia"
*"Karschiola"
*"Kiriakoffalia"
*"Leucaloa"
*"Leptarctia"
*"Leucopardus"
*"Mannina"
*"Mellona"
*"Melora"
*"Menegites"
*"Micralarctia"
*"Migoplastis"
*"Neoarctia"
*"Neuroxena"
*"Omochroa"
*"Paralpenus"
*"Paramaenas"
*"Paraplastis"
*"Phlyctaenogastra"
*"Platyprepia"
*"Poecilarctia"
*"Pseudogaltara"
*"Rhodogastria"
*"Saenura"
*"Satara"
*"Seirarctia"
*"Stenarctia"
*"Teracotona"

ome notable taxa

*"Eupseudosoma involuta" (Sepp, 1855)
*"Halysidota leda" (Druce, 1880)
**"Halysidota leda leda"
**"Halysidota leda enricoi" Toulgoët, 1978
*"Halysidota schausi" Rothschild, 1909
*"Hypercompe icasia" (Cramer, 1777)
*"Opharus bimaculata" (Dewitz, 1877)
*"Pachydota albiceps" (Walker, 1856)
*"Pseudamastus alsa" (Druce, 1890)
**"Pseudamastus alsa alsa"
**"Pseudamastus alsa lalannei" Toulgoët, 1985
*"Utetheisa ornatrix" (Linnaeus, 1758)
*"Utetheisa pulchella" (Linnaeus, 1758)

References

* (2007): [http://www.nic.funet.fi/pub/sci/bio/life/insecta/lepidoptera/ditrysia/noctuoidea/arctiidae/arctiinae/index.html Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and some other life forms: Arctiinae] . Version of 2007-MAR-15. Retrieved 2007-JUN-2.

External links

* [http://www.inra.fr/papillon/arctiid/texteng/arctiid.htm Arctiidae of the French Antilles] . Retrieved 2007-JUN-2.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Arctiinae — ? Arctiinae Anaxita decorata Научная классификация Царство …   Википедия

  • Arctiinae — Arctiinae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Arctiidae — For the artificial fly used in fly fishing, see Woolly Worm (imitation). Arctiidae Harnessed Tiger Moth Apantesis phalerata Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Медведицы — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Медведица. ? Медведицы …   Википедия

  • Nyctemerini — Nyctemera annulata imago Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Creatonotos — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • Menegites — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Subkingdom: Eumetazoa Phylum: Ar …   Wikipedia

  • Olepa — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta …   Wikipedia

  • Micrarctiini — Apantesis phalerata imago Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Aethalida — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Subkingdom: Eumetazoa Phylum: Ar …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.