Subfamily: Pyralinae

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Genera native to southern Africa

List from Vári et al. (2002).

Actenia

 

Aglossa

 

Aglossodes

One species native to southern Africa: Aglossodes prionophoralis

 

Anobostra

 

Bostra

 

Calomacalla

One species native to southern Africa: Calomacalla metachryseis

 

Delopterus

One species native to southern Africa: Delopterus basalis  

 

Episindris

One species native to southern Africa: Episindris albimaculalis

 

Essina

One species native to southern Africa: Essina atribasalis

 

Grammiphlebia

One species native to southern Africa: Grammiphlebia striata

 

Herculia

 

Hypotia

 

Hypsopygia

 

Loryma

 

Lorymodes

 

Melanalis

One species native to southern Africa: Melanalis perfusca  

 

Mittonia

One species native to southern Africa: Mittonia hampsoni

 

Neobostra

One species native to southern Africa: Neobostra ferruginealis

 

Oryctocera

One species native to southern Africa: Oryctocera aurocupralis

 

Paractenia

 

Pithyllis

One species native to southern Africa: Pithyllis ornate

 

Poliostola

One species native to southern Africa: Poliostola phycitimorpha

 

Prosaris

 

Pyralis

 

Sacada

 

Sindris

 

Stemmatophora

 

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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