Subfamily: Cossinae

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Genera native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Arctiocossus

 

Brachylia

 

Coryphodema

 

Cossus

One species native to southern Africa: Cossus seineri

 

Macrocossus

 

Pecticossus

 

Rethona

One species native to southern Africa: Rethona strigosa

 

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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