Subfamily: Lasiocampinae

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Genera native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Beralade

 

Bombycopsis

 

Catalebeda

 

Craspia

Two species : Craspia marshalli and Craspia wahlbergi*

 

Epicnapteroides

 

Eucraera

 

Eutricha

 

Euwallengrenia

 

Lasiocampa

Two species: Lasiocampa angulifera and Lasiocampa quercus*

 

Lebeda

One species native to southern Africa: Lebeda mustelina

 

Leipoxais

Two species: Leipoxais emarginata and Leipoxais peraffinis*

 

Mesocelis

One species native to southern Africa: Mesocelis monticola*

 

Metadula

One species native to southern Africa:  Metadula indecisa*

 

Mimopacha

Two species: Mimopacha gerstaeckerii and Mimopacha knoblauchii*

 

Ocinaropsis

One species native to southern Africa: Ocinaropsis obscura* 

 

Odontocheilopteryx

Two species: Odontocheilopteryx maculata and Odontocheilopteryx myxa*

 

Odontopacha

Two species: Odontopacha fenestrata* and Odontopacha kilwana

 

Philotherma

 

Rhinobombyx

Rhinobombyx cuneata*

 

Schausinna

Schausinna clementsi* Schausinna regia

 

Sena

 

Streblote

 

Trabala  

One species native to southern Africa: Trabala charon

 

Trichiurana

One species native to southern Africa: Trichiurana meridionalis*

 

Trichopisthia

Two species: Trichopisthia igneotincta and Trichopisthia monteiroi*

 

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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