Euproctis Hübner, 1819

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
AUTHORHübner, 1819
STATUSGenus
PUBLICATIONHübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
PAGINATION 159 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Phalaena chrysorrhoea Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10) 1: 502. By subsequent designation by Moore, 1883. Lepidoptera of Ceylon 2: 89.

Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Adlullia Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus
Antipha Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus
Arna Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus
Artaxa Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus
Bembina Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus
Cataphractes Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus
Chionophasma Butler, 1886 Synonym of genus
Choerotricha Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus
Cozola Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus
Dulichia Walker, 1855 Unavailable name
Ela Walker, 1862 Unavailable name
Epeuproctis Matsumura, 1933 Synonym of genus
Euphrostis Lucas, 1890 Unavailable name
Gogana Walker, 1866 Unavailable name
Knappetra Nye, 1980 Synonym of genus
Lacida Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus
Lopera Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus
Medama Matsumura, 1933 Unavailable name
Medama Matsumura, 1931 Synonym of genus
Meteuproctis Matsumura, 1927 Synonym of genus
Micromorphe Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus
Nygmia Hübner, 1820 Synonym of genus
Ocybola Turner, 1912 Synonym of genus
Orvasca Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus
Pigetera Swinhoe, 1923 Unavailable name
Porthesia Stephens, 1828 Synonym of genus
Pygetera Kirby, 1892 Synonym of genus
Somena Walker, 1856 Synonym of genus
Sphrageidus Maes, 1984 Synonym of genus
Themaca Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus
Urocoma Herrich-Schäffer, 1858 Synonym of genus
Utidava Walker, 1863 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
aethiopica Camera Snellen, 1872 Species Snellen P. C. T. 1872. Bijdrage tot de vlinder-fauna van Neder-Guinea, zuidwestelijk gedeelte van Afrika. - Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 15:1–110, pls 1–8.
aethodigmata Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960b. Some new Lymantriidae from the Congo. - Lambillionea 60(11–12):95–106, pl. 1.
alberici (Dufrane, 1939) Species Dufrane A. 1939. Lépidoptères du Kivu (1re note). - Bulletin & Annales de la Société entomologique de Belgique 79:405–408.
albinula Hering, 1926 Species Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
altitudina Camera Griveaud, 1970 Subspecies Griveaud P. 1970a. Lépidoptères Lymantriidae récoltés dans le massif du Tsaratanana (Madagascar Nord). - Mémoires O.R.S.T.O.M. 37:179–183, pl. 17.
ampla (Swinhoe, 1922) Unavailable name Swinhoe C. 1922. A revision of the genera of the family Liparidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 10(58):449–484.
anepsia Collenette, 1960 Subspecies Collenette C. L. 1960c. New and little-known Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Tervuren, in-8°, Zoologie 80:7–37, pls. A–C.
angolae (Bethune-Baker, 1911) Synonym of species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
ankasoka Camera Griveaud, 1977 Species Griveaud P. 1977a. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae (1re partie). - Faune de Madagascar 43(1):1–293.
annulipes (Boisduval, 1833) Species Boisduval J. B. A. 1833a. Faune entomologique de Madagascar, Bourbon et Maurice. Lépidoptères. Avec des notes sur les moeurs, par M. Sganzin. - — :1–122, pls 1–16.
apatela (Tams, 1930) Species Tams W. H. T. 1930b. New Rhodesian Lepidoptera Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 6(32):161–176, pls 6–8.
apicipuncta (Holland, 1893) Species Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6(201):373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568, pls 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
aplegia Collenette, 1953 Species Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561–578, pl. 13.
apoblepta Collenette, 1953 Species Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561–578, pl. 13.
arenacea (Linnaeus, 1767) Species Linnaeus C. 1767. Systema Naturae. Editio Duodecima Reformata. Tom I, Pars II. - — 1(2):533–1327.
areolata Hering, 1928 Species Hering E. M. 1928c. Neue und alte Heteroceren aus dem Zoologischen Staatsmuseum Berlin. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift Iris 42(3):268–283, pl. 8.
audeoudi Camera Collenette, 1938 Species Collenette C. L. 1938a. New species of Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera, Heterocera) from the Haut Katanga and other localities. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (11) 1(2):209–223, pl. 9.
aureoplaga Kenrick, 1914 Synonym of species Kenrick G. H. 1914a. New or little known Heterocera from Madagascar. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1913(4):587–602, pls 31–32.
beato Bryk, 1934 Species Bryk F. 1934. Lymantriidae. – In: Strand E. (Ed.): Lepidopterorum Catalogus. - — 62:3–441.
bernardi Camera Griveaud, 1973 Synonym of species Griveaud P. 1973b. Nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae de Madagascar (Lep.). 1re Note. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 78(3–4):130–139.
bicolor Camera Janse, 1915 Species Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
bigutta (Holland, 1893) Species Holland W. J. 1893c. New genera and species of West African Limacodidae. - Entomological News 4:102–108, 138, pl. 7.
bipuncta Camera Griveaud, 1977 Species Griveaud P. 1977a. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae (1re partie). - Faune de Madagascar 43(1):1–293.
boldingii (Kirby, 1892) Unavailable name Kirby W. F. 1892a. A synonymic catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera. (Moths.) Vol. I. Sphinges & Bombyces. - — :1–951.
boulifa Dumont, 1922 Synonym of species Dumont C. 1922. Diagnoses de lépidoptères nouveaux du Nord de l'Afrique. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 1922:242–247, 275–277.
brunea Camera (Griveaud, 1973) Species Griveaud P. 1973b. Nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae de Madagascar (Lep.). 1re Note. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 78(3–4):130–139.
butola Collenette, 1939 Species Collenette C. L. 1939c. New Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 33(1):44–48.
carcassoni Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960a. New African Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera, Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (13) 3(25):91–101, pl. 1.
cateja (Wallengren, 1860) Synonym of species Wallengren H. D. J. 1860. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 4(2):33–46, (6): 161–176.
ceramozona Camera Collenette, 1931 Species Collenette C. L. 1931a. New African Lymantriidae in the British Museum collection. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 79(2):341–363, pls 12–13.
cerealces Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960b. Some new Lymantriidae from the Congo. - Lambillionea 60(11–12):95–106, pl. 1.
charmetanti (Vuillot, 1890) Synonym of species Vuillot P. 1890. Note. [Description d'Artaxa charmetanti]. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 1890:cciv.
chionea Collenette, 1956 Species Collenette C. L. 1956a. Further new and little-known African Lymantriidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 8 (1955)(93):641–651, pl. 16.
chrysophaea (Walker, 1865) Species Walker F. 1865b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXII.– Supplement Part 2. - — 32:i–iv, 323–706.
citrona Bethune-Baker, 1911 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
confluens Hering, 1926 Species Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
conionipha Collenette, 1936 Species Collenette C. L. 1936a. Dr. Karl Jordans expedition to South-West Africa and Angola: new Lymantriidae from Angola. - Novitates Zoologicae 40(1):147–152, pl. 12.
coniorta Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960a. New African Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera, Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (13) 3(25):91–101, pl. 1.
conizona (Collenette, 1933) Species Collenette C. L. 1933a. New Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera Heterocera) in the British Museum collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 11(61):33–48, pl. 1.
consocia Walker, 1865 Species Walker F. 1865b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXII.– Supplement Part 2. - — 32:i–iv, 323–706.
contemptor Hering, 1926 Synonym of species Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
convergens Bethune-Baker, 1911 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
cratera Collenette, 1937 Species Collenette C. L. 1937c. Some new Lymantriidae from the belgian Congo. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 30(2):280–286.
crocata (Boisduval, 1847) Species Boisduval J. B. A. 1847. Catalogue des Lépidoptères recueillis par M. Delegorgue pendant les années 1838–1844 à Port Natal, au pays des Amazoulous et dans la contrée de Massilicatzi. – In: Delegorgue A. (ed.), Voyage dans l'Afrique australe 1838–1844. - — 2:585–602.
croceisticta Hampson, 1909 Species Hampson G. F. 1909c. Ruwenzori Expedition Reports. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 19(2):103–140, pl. 4.
crocosticta Hampson, 1905 Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
crocota Hering, 1926 Unavailable name Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
cryphia Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960c. New and little-known Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Tervuren, in-8°, Zoologie 80:7–37, pls. A–C.
dentata Hering, 1926 Synonym of species Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
depauperata Camera (Mabille, 1880) Synonym of species Mabille P. 1880e. Comptes Rendus. Diagnoses Lepidopterorum Malgassicorum. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Belgique 23:xvi–xxvii.
dewitzi Camera (Grünberg, 1907) Species Grünberg K. 1907a. Neue afrikanische Heteroceren nebst einigen synonymischen Bemerkungen. - Berliner entomologische Zeitschrift 52:63–75.
discipuncta (Holland, 1893) Species Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6(201):373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568, pls 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
dispersa (Moore, 1879) Species Moore F. 1879–1888. Descriptions of new Indian lepidopterous insects from the collection of the late Mr. W. S. Atkinson, M.A., F.L.S. etc. director of public instruction, Calcutta. Heterocera. - — :i–xi, 1–299 pls 1–8.
disticta (Bethune-Baker, 1909) Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1909. Descriptions of new African Lepidoptera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 3:422–437.
distincta Wichgraf, 1921 Unavailable name Wichgraf F. 1921–1922. Neue afrikanische Lepidoptera aus der Ertlschen Sammlung. Fortsetzung. - Internationale Entomologische Zeitschrift, Guben 15(3):19–20; (8): 59–60; (12):93–95; (15):116–117; (20):157–158; (1922)(22):171–173; (25):196–198; (26)208.
distinta Hering, 1926 Unavailable name Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
durandi (Lucas D., 1926) Synonym of species Lucas D. 1926. Contribution à la faune des lépidoptères maroccains. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 31(13–14):144.
emilei Camera Griveaud, 1973 Species Griveaud P. 1973b. Nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae de Madagascar (Lep.). 1re Note. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 78(3–4):130–139.
episema Collenette, 1954 Species Collenette C. L. 1954b. New and little-known African Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera: Heterocera). - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (B) 23:146–154, pl. 1.
erythropoecila Camera Collenette, 1933 Species Collenette C. L. 1933a. New Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera Heterocera) in the British Museum collection. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 11(61):33–48, pl. 1.
erythrosticta (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910a. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):430–464; (30): 465–496.
eurybia Camera Collenette, 1959 Species Collenette C. L. 1959. Further new species of Lymantriidae from Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 128:103–120, pls 1–2.
eurychroa Collenette, 1953 Species Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561–578, pl. 13.
falkensteinii Dewitz, 1881 Species Dewitz H. 1881. Afrikanische Nachtschmetterlinge. - Nova Acta Academiae Caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae Germanicae Naturae Curiosorum 42(2):63–89, pls 2–3.
fasciata Camera (Walker, 1855) Species Walker F. 1855b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part IV.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 4:i–iv, 777–976.
fervida Camera (Walker, 1863) Species Walker F. 1863d. On some insects collected in Madagascar by Mr. J. Caldwell. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 7:165–168.
flavicincta Janse, 1915 Species Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
fleuriotii (Guérin-Méneville, 1862) Species Guérin-Méneville F. E. 1862. Note provisoire sur un nouveau ver à soie de Madagascar. - Revue et Magasin de Zoologie pure et appliquée (2) 14:344–352, pl. 1.
fleuriotti Hering, 1926 Unavailable name Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
frigidior Camera Collenette, 1932 Synonym of species Collenette C. L. 1932. New African and Indo-Australian Lymantriidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 37(2):159–180, pl. 1.
fulvipennis 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.
fumitincta Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910a. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):430–464; (30): 465–496.
gaudens (Walker, 1865) Synonym of species Walker F. 1865b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXII.– Supplement Part 2. - — 32:i–iv, 323–706.
geminata Camera (Collenette, 1933) Species Collenette C. L. 1933c. [Title]. - Entomologist's Monthly Magazine 49 [or 69?]:263.
haemodetes Hampson, 1905 Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
hardenbergia Camera (Janse, 1915) Species Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
hargreavesi Collenette, 1931 Species Collenette C. L. 1931a. New African Lymantriidae in the British Museum collection. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 79(2):341–363, pls 12–13.
hertha Schultze, 1934 Species Schultze A. 1934. Neue und bekannte Lymantriiden aus Aequatorialafrika. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift Iris 48(3):104–121, pl. 1.
holdingii Camera Felder R., 1874 Synonym of 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.
ibanda Collenette, 1958 Subspecies Collenette C. L. 1958. Ruwenzori Expedition 1952. – Lymantriidae. - Ruwenzori Expedition 1952 1(5):69–74, pl. 1.
imerina Camera Griveaud, 1977 Species Griveaud P. 1977a. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae (1re partie). - Faune de Madagascar 43(1):1–293.
incommoda Camera (Butler, 1882) Species Butler A. G. 1882c. Descriptions of new species of Heterocerous Lepidoptera from Madagascar. - Cistula Entomologica 3(26):1–27.
interrupta Camera Griveaud, 1977 Unavailable name Griveaud P. 1977a. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae (1re partie). - Faune de Madagascar 43(1):1–293.
ionthada Collenette, 1957 Species Collenette C. L. 1957. Some new species of Lymantriidae from Africa. - Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (B) 26(9–10):155–161.
iredescens Bryk, 1934 Unavailable name  
iridescens Camera Janse, 1915 Species Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
isis Bethune-Baker, 1911 Synonym of species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
juliettae Camera Griveaud, 1973 Species Griveaud P. 1973b. Nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae de Madagascar (Lep.). 1re Note. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 78(3–4):130–139.
kala (Moore, 1859) Species Moore F. 1858–1860. In: Horsfield, Th. & Moore, F. – A catalogue of the lepidopterous insects in the Museum of Natural History at the East-India House. - — 2:279–440, 1–6, pls 13–23, 7a–13a.
kamerunica Hering, 1926 Species Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
kargalika Moore, 1878 Species Moore F. 1878a. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera collected by the late Dr. F. Stoliczka during the Indian-Government mission to Yarkund in 1873. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 1(3):227–237.
kettlewelli Collenette, 1956 Species Collenette C. L. 1956a. Further new and little-known African Lymantriidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 8 (1955)(93):641–651, pl. 16.
lakato Camera Griveaud, 1977 Species Griveaud P. 1977a. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae (1re partie). - Faune de Madagascar 43(1):1–293.
latifascia (Walker, 1855) Species Walker F. 1855b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part IV.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 4:i–iv, 777–976.
lemuria (Hering, 1926) Species Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
lepidographa Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910a. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):430–464; (30): 465–496.
limonea Camera (Butler, 1882) Species Butler A. G. 1882c. Descriptions of new species of Heterocerous Lepidoptera from Madagascar. - Cistula Entomologica 3(26):1–27.
lodra Moore, 1859 Species Moore F. 1858–1860. In: Horsfield, Th. & Moore, F. – A catalogue of the lepidopterous insects in the Museum of Natural History at the East-India House. - — 2:279–440, 1–6, pls 13–23, 7a–13a.
lusambo Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960c. New and little-known Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annales du Musée du Congo belge, Tervuren, in-8°, Zoologie 80:7–37, pls. A–C.
lyoma Swinhoe, 1904 Species Swinhoe C. 1903c. On the genus Deilemera Hübner. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1903:53–85, pls 3–4.
lyona Hering, 1926 Unavailable name Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
macnultyi Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960a. New African Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera, Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (13) 3(25):91–101, pl. 1.
mahafalensis Camera Griveaud, 1973 Species Griveaud P. 1973b. Nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae de Madagascar (Lep.). 1re Note. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 78(3–4):130–139.
marojejya Camera Griveaud, 1973 Species Griveaud P. 1973b. Nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae de Madagascar (Lep.). 1re Note. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 78(3–4):130–139.
mayottensis Collenette, 1956 Species Collenette C. L. 1956a. Further new and little-known African Lymantriidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 8 (1955)(93):641–651, pl. 16.
mediosquamosa Bethune-Baker, 1909 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1909. Descriptions of new African Lepidoptera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 3:422–437.
melalepia Hampson, 1909 Species Hampson G. F. 1909c. Ruwenzori Expedition Reports. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera. - Transactions of the zoological Society of London 19(2):103–140, pl. 4.
melaleuca (Holland, 1893) Species Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6(201):373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568, pls 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
melanopholis Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910a. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):430–464; (30): 465–496.
melanovis Strand, 1912 Species Strand E. 1912n. Sechs afrikanische Novitäten der Lepidopteren-Familien Lasiocampidae und Lymantriidae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 78 (A)(8):311–313.
melanura (Wallengren, 1860) Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1860. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 4(2):33–46, (6): 161–176.
mesozona Hampson, 1905 Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
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stramenicolor Janse, 1917 Unavailable name  
straminicolor Camera Janse, 1915 Species Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
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suballa Hering, 1927 Unavailable name Hering E. M. 1926–1927. Pterothysanidae, Lymantriidae, Brahmaeidae. – In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:123–125, 127–204, 349–351.
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