Pitthea Walker, 1854

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
AUTHORWalker, 1854
STATUSGenus
PUBLICATIONWalker F. 1854b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part II.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 2:i–iv, 279–581.
PAGINATION 463 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Pitthea continua Walker, 1854. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part II.– Lepidoptera Heterocera 2: 463. By monotypy.

Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Hymenocharta Warren, 1897 Synonym of genus
Tuerckheimia Dewitz, 1881 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
abbreviata (Warren, 1899) Synonym of species Warren W. 1899a. New species and genera of the families Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Uraniidae, Epiplemidae, and Geometridae from the Old-World regions. - Novitates Zoologicae 6(1):1–66.
agenoria Druce, 1890 Species Druce H. 1890. Lepidoptera Heterocera. – In: Jameson J. S., Story of the rear column of the Emin Pasha relief expedition. - — :i–xxxii, 1–455 (chapter pagination: 446–452).
albolineata Druce, 1910 Synonym of species Druce H. 1910a. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):393–402.
argentiplaga Warren, 1897 Species Warren W. 1897b. New genera and species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, Uraniidae and Geometridae in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:195–262, pl. 5.
aurantifascia Prout L. B., 1921 Synonym of species Prout L. B. 1921. New Lepidoptera collected by Mr. T. A. Barns. IV. New Geometridae. - Bulletin of the Hill Museum 1(1):138–157, pl. 18.
bifasciola Strand, 1912 Unavailable name Strand E. 1912o. Zoologische Ergebnisse der Expedition des Herrn G. Tessmann nach süd-Kamerun und Spanisch-Guinea. Lepidoptera III. (Arctiidae etc.). - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 78 (A)(9):92–111.
caesarea Rebel, 1914 Species Rebel H. 1914a. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Expedition R. Grauer nach Zentralafrika, Dezember 1909 bis Februar 1911. Lepidopteren. - Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 28(3–4):219–294, pls 17–24.
catadela Camera Fletcher D. S., 1963 Species Fletcher D. S. 1963a. Exploration du Parc National Albert (deuxième série). 1. Geometridae; 2. Noctuidae. - — 15(1):1–70, 14 pls; 2: 71–155, 14 pls.
continua Camera Walker, 1854 Species Walker F. 1854b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part II.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 2:i–iv, 279–581.
cryptochroma (Walker, 1869) Synonym of species Walker F. 1869b. In: Chapman T., On some lepidopterous insects from Congo. - Proceedings of the Natural History Society of Glasgow 1:325–378, pls 5–7.
cunaxa Druce, 1887 Species Druce H. 1887b. Descriptions of some new species of Lepidoptera Heterocera, mostly from tropical Africa. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1887:668–686, pl. 55.
cyanomeris Prout L. B., 1915 Species Prout L. B. 1915a. New genera and species of African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:311–385.
decisa (Walker, 1869) Synonym of species Walker F. 1869b. In: Chapman T., On some lepidopterous insects from Congo. - Proceedings of the Natural History Society of Glasgow 1:325–378, pls 5–7.
eximia Druce, 1910 Species Druce H. 1910a. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):393–402.
expandens Walker, 1854 Synonym of species Walker F. 1854b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part II.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 2:i–iv, 279–581.
famula 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.
famulita Holland, 1920 Synonym of species Holland W. J. 1920. Lepidoptera of the Congo, being a systematic list of the butterflies and moths collected by the American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition, together with descriptions of some hitherto undescribed species. - Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 43(6):109–369, pls 6–14.
flavimargo Druce, 1910 Species Druce H. 1910a. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):393–402.
flavipicta Aurivillius, 1925 Synonym of species Aurivillius C. 1925b. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der zweiten Deutschen Zentralafrika-Expedition 1910–1911 unter Führung Adolf Friedrichs, Herzog zu Mecklenburg. Band 1 Zoologie, Lieferung 18, Lepidoptera IV. - — 1(18):1243–1359, pls 49–50.
fractimacula Warren, 1897 Species Warren W. 1897b. New genera and species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, Uraniidae and Geometridae in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:195–262, pl. 5.
fuliginosa Druce, 1910 Species Druce H. 1910a. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):393–402.
hypomima Prout L. B., 1922 Species Prout L. B. 1922b. Some new Geometridae and Dioptidae in the Joicey collection. - Bulletin of the Hill Museum 1(2):252–269.
ichnolepida Herbulot, 1973 Species Herbulot C. 1973b. Nouveaux Ennominae du Cameroun (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). - Annales de la Faculté des Sciences du Cameroun 1973(14):141–148.
luminosa Herbulot, 2001 Species Herbulot C. 2001. Nouveaux Larentiinae et Ennominae africains (Lepidoptera Geometridae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Mulhouse 57(4):73–78.
lynckerii (Dewitz, 1881) Synonym of species Dewitz H. 1881. Afrikanische Nachtschmetterlinge. - Nova Acta Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Germanicae Naturae Curiosorum 42(2):63–89, pls 2–3.
mungi (Plötz, 1880) Species Plötz C. 1880a. Verzeichniss der vom Prof. Dr. R. Buchholz in West-Afrika gesammelten Schmetterlinge. - Stettiner Entomologische Zeitung 41(1–3):76–88; (7–9): 298—307.
neavei Camera Prout L. B., 1915 Species Prout L. B. 1915a. New genera and species of African Geometridae. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:311–385.
perspicua Camera (Linnaeus, 1758) Species Linnaeus C. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, .... Tomus I. Editio Decima, Reformata. - — :i–iv, 1–824.
rubriplaga Warren, 1897 Species Warren W. 1897b. New genera and species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Epiplemidae, Uraniidae and Geometridae in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:195–262, pl. 5.
sanguiflua Aurivillius, 1925 Synonym of species Aurivillius C. 1925b. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der zweiten Deutschen Zentralafrika-Expedition 1910–1911 unter Führung Adolf Friedrichs, Herzog zu Mecklenburg. Band 1 Zoologie, Lieferung 18, Lepidoptera IV. - — 1(18):1243–1359, pls 49–50.
sospes Prout L. B., 1921 Species Prout L. B. 1921. New Lepidoptera collected by Mr. T. A. Barns. IV. New Geometridae. - Bulletin of the Hill Museum 1(1):138–157, pl. 18.
subflaveola Bethune-Baker, 1911 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
syndroma Camera Prout L. B., 1932 Species Prout L. B. 1932b. New Geometridae from Congo Belge. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 21(3):241–250.
tamsi Bethune-Baker, 1927 Synonym of species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1927. Descriptions of new Heterocera from Africa and the East. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 20:321–334.
trifasciata Camera Dewitz, 1881 Species Dewitz H. 1881. Afrikanische Nachtschmetterlinge. - Nova Acta Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Germanicae Naturae Curiosorum 42(2):63–89, pls 2–3.
triplagiata (Warren, 1897) Synonym of species Warren W. 1897a. New genera and species of moths from the Old-World regions in the Tring Museum. - Novitates Zoologicae 4:12–130.