Family: Psychidae

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Subfamilies native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Psychinae

27 Genera and 71 species native to south Africa

 

Oiketicinae

13 Genera and 19 species native to south Africa

 

Lypusinae

1 Genus, Typhonia native to south Africa

 

Taleporiinae

3 Genera and 9 species native to south Africa

 

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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