Subfamily: Plusiinae

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Genera native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Abrostola

 

Agrapha

 

Argyrogramma

One species native to southern Africa: Argyrogramma signata

 

Chrysodeixis

Two species: Chrysodeixis acuta and Chrysodeixis chalcites*

 

Plusia

 

Plusiopalpa

One species native to southern Africa: Plusiopalpa dichora*

 

Plusiotricha

Two species: Plusiotricha fletcheri and Plusiotricha livida*

 

Stigmoplusia

Two species: Stigmoplusia chalcoides* and Stigmoplusia paraplesia

 

Syngrapha

One species native to southern Africa: Syngrapha circumflexa

 

Trichoplusia

 

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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