Genus: Polyhymno

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Species native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Polyhymno blastophora


Polyhymno centrophora


Polyhymno chionarcha


Polyhymno deuteraula


Polyhymno erratica


Polyhymno eurydoxa


Polyhymno furcatella


Polyhymno hieracitis


Polyhymno hostilis


Polyhymno inermis


Polyhymno intorta


Polyhymno intortoides


Polyhymno lignicolor


Polyhymno multifida


Polyhymno oxystola


Polyhymno palinorsa


Polyhymno paracma


Polyhymno pausimacha


Polyhymno pernitida


Polyhymno pleuracma


Polyhymno tetragrapha


Polyhymno thinoclasta


Polyhymno tropaea



  • 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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