Melittia Hübner, 1819

FAMILY Sesiidae
SUBFAMILY Sesiinae
AUTHORHübner, 1819
STATUSGenus
PUBLICATIONHübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
PAGINATION 128
COMMENTSType species: Melittia anthedoniformis Hübner, 1819 (= Sesia chalciformis Fabricius, 1793). By monotypy.

Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Eublepharis Felder R., 1874 Unavailable name
Eumallopoda Wallengren, 1858 Synonym of genus
Leuthneria Dalla Torre, 1925 Synonym of genus
Melitha Kirby, 1879 Unavailable name
Melittina Le Cerf, 1917 Synonym of genus
Neosphecia Le Cerf, 1916 Synonym of genus
Pansa Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of genus
Parasa Wallengren, 1863 Unavailable name
Poderis Boisduval, 1875 Unavailable name
Promelittia Le Cerf, 1916 Synonym of genus
Trochilium Westwood, 1848 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
abyssiniensis Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
acosmetes Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
ambo Camera Gorbunov, 2015 Species Gorbunov O. G. 2015. Contributions to the study of the Ethiopian Lepidoptera. I. The genus Melittia Hübner, 1819 ["1816"] (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae) with description of a new species. - Zootaxa 4033(4):543–554.
aureosquamata Camera (Wallengren, 1863) Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. III. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 7(5):137–151.
auriplumia Camera Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910c. Zoological collections from Northern Rhodesia and adjacent territories: Lepidoptera Phalaenae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1910(2):388–510, pls. 36–41.
aurociliata Camera (Aurivillius, 1879) Species Aurivillius C. 1879. Lepidoptera Damarensia. Förteckning på fjärilar insamlade i Damaralandet af G. de Vylder åren 1873 och 1874 jemte beskrifning öfver förut okända arter. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 36(7):39–69.
azrael Camera Le Cerf, 1914 Species Le Cerf F. 1914a. Description de deux espèces nouvelles d'Aegeriidae (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 1914:61–63.
bouleti Hampson, 1919 Unavailable name Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
boulleti Camera Le Cerf, 1917 Species Le Cerf F. 1917a. Contributions à l'étude des Aegeriidae. Description et iconographie d'espèces et de formes nouvelles ou peu connues. - Etudes de Lépidoptérologie comparée 14:137–388, pls. 475–481.
chalconota Camera Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910f. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(32):145–160.
chrysobapta Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
congoana Camera Le Cerf, 1916 Species Le Cerf F. 1916. Explication des planches. - Etudes de Lépidoptérologie comparée 12(1):7–14, pls. 373–381.
ectothyris Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
endoxantha Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
fiebigi Camera Bartsch, 2016 Species Bartsch D. 2016b. Melittia fiebigi spec. nov. and Afromelittia caerulea spec. nov., two new Melittiini from southern Africa (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae). - Annals of the Ditsong National Museum of Natural History 6:109–115.
houlberti Camera Le Cerf, 1917 Species Le Cerf F. 1917a. Contributions à l'étude des Aegeriidae. Description et iconographie d'espèces et de formes nouvelles ou peu connues. - Etudes de Lépidoptérologie comparée 14:137–388, pls. 475–481.
hyaloxantha Camera Meyrick, 1928 Species Meyrick E. 1928. Exotic Microlepidoptera 3. - — 3(13–15):385–480.
ignidiscata Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910c. Zoological collections from Northern Rhodesia and adjacent territories: Lepidoptera Phalaenae. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1910(2):388–510, pls. 36–41.
laboissierei Camera Le Cerf, 1917 Species Le Cerf F. 1917a. Contributions à l'étude des Aegeriidae. Description et iconographie d'espèces et de formes nouvelles ou peu connues. - Etudes de Lépidoptérologie comparée 14:137–388, pls. 475–481.
laniremis Camera (Wallengren, 1860) Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1860. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 4(2):33–46, (6): 161–176.
lanireniis von Dalla Torre, 1925 Unavailable name Dalla Torre K. W. von & Strand E. 1925. Aegeriidae. – In: Strand, E. (ed.) Lepidopterorum Catalogus. - — 31:1–202.
lentistriata Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
moni Camera de Freina, 2007 Species de Freina J. J. 2007c. [Title]. - — .
oedipoides Strand, 1913 Synonym of species Strand E. 1913b. Zoologische Ergebnisse der Expedition des Herrn G. Tessmann nach süd-Kamerun und Spanisch-Guinea. Lepidoptera IV. (Verschiedene Familien). - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 78(A) (1912)(12):30–84.
oedippus Le Cerf, 1917 Unavailable name Le Cerf F. 1917a. Contributions à l'étude des Aegeriidae. Description et iconographie d'espèces et de formes nouvelles ou peu connues. - Etudes de Lépidoptérologie comparée 14:137–388, pls. 475–481.
oedipus Camera Oberthür, 1878 Species Oberthür C. 1878. Etude sur la faune des lépidoptères de la côte orientale d'Afrique. - Etudes d'Entomologie 3:11–36, pl. i–iii.
pyropis Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.
ruficincta Camera (Felder C. & Felder R., 1874) Species Felder C., Felder R. & Rogenhofer A. F. 1865–1875. Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band. Abtheilung 2, Heft 4, Lepidoptera. Atlas der Heterocera. - — 2(4):1–20, pls 1–140.
rufodorsa Camera Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910f. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 6(32):145–160.
simonyi Rebel, 1899 Species Rebel H. 1899b. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Südarabien und von der Insel Sokotra. - Anzeiger der kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien. Mathematisch-naturwissenschaftliche Klasse 36:359–361.
thoracalis Camera Strand, 1917 Unavailable name Strand E. 1917f. Neue Nebenformen exotischer Heterocera. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82(A) (1916)(3):7–11.
tibialis Camera (Drury, 1773) Species Drury D. 1773. Illustrations of Natural History, wherein are exhibited upwards of two hundred and forty figures of Exotic Insects, according to their different genera, very few of which have hitherto been figured by any author, being engraved and coloured from (etc.) - — 2:i–vii, 1–190, pls. 1–50.
usambara Camera Le Cerf, 1917 Species Le Cerf F. 1917a. Contributions à l'étude des Aegeriidae. Description et iconographie d'espèces et de formes nouvelles ou peu connues. - Etudes de Lépidoptérologie comparée 14:137–388, pls. 475–481.
viridisquama Mabille, 1890 Species Mabille P. 1891a. Notes lépidoptérologiques. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France (6)10(1890):cxlvi–cxlix.
xanthogaster Camera Hampson, 1919 Species Hampson G. F. 1919a. A classification of the Aegeriadae of the Oriental and Ethiopian regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(1):46–119.