Subfamily: Ctenuchiinae (handmaidens)

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Genera native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Amata

Amata alicia

Cacosoma

Cacosoma gnatulum

 

Ceryx

 

Epitoxis

Two species: Epitoxis amazoula* and Epitoxis nigra

 

Eutomis

 

Trichaeta

One species native to southern Africa: Trichaeta pterophorina

 

Euchromia

Two species: Euchromia amoena and Euchromia formosa

 

Publications

  • VÁRI, L., KROON, D.M., & KRÜGER, M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in southern Africa. Simple Solutions, Chatswood Australia.

 


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