Subfamily: Noctuinae

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Genera native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Agrotis

 

Amazonides

 

Axylia

 

Brachypteragrotis

One species native to southern Africa: Brachypteragrotis patricei*

 

Diarsia

One species native to southern Africa: Diarsia sicca

 

Dimorphinoctua

 

Effractilis

One species native to southern Africa: Effractilis effracta

 

Euxoa

 

Euxootera

One species native to southern Africa: Euxootera bilacteata

 

Lycophotia

 

Mentaxya

 

Micragrotis

 

Ochropleura

Two species: Ochropleura leucogaster and Ochropleura vicaria 

 

Peridroma

Two species: Peridroma goughi and Peridroma saucia*

 

Sclereuxoa

One species native to southern Africa: Sclereuxoa paradoxalis*

 

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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