Subfamily: Sterrhinae

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Genera native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Anthemoctena

One species native to southern Africa: Anthemoctena textilis

 

Antitrygodes

 

Chlorerythra

One species native to southern Africa: Chlorerythra rubriplaga

 

Chrysocraspeda

 

Cyclophora

 

Discomiosis

 

Epicleta

One species native to southern Africa: Epicleta calidaria*

 

Epicosymbia

 

Glossotrophia

One species native to southern Africa: Glossotrophia natalensis

 

Idaea

 

Isoplenia

One species native to southern Africa: Isoplenia trisinuata*

 

Lycaugidia

One species native to southern Africa: Lycaugidia albata*

 

Palaeaspilates

 

Problepsis

 

Rhodometra

 

Scopula

 

Somatina

 

Traminda

 

Zygophyxia

 

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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