Laelia Stephens, 1828

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
AUTHORStephens, 1828
STATUSGenus
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Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Anthora Walker, 1855 Unavailable name
Charnida Walker, 1855 Unavailable name
Charnidas Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus
Harapa Moore, 1879 Synonym of genus
Hondella Moore, 1883 Synonym of genus
Houdella Swinhoe, 1923 Unavailable name
Laelioides Moore, 1883 Synonym of genus
Odagra Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus
Procodeca Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus
Prorodeca Walker, 1855 Unavailable name
Ricine Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
actuosa 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.
acuta Bethune-Baker, 1913 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1913b. Descriptions of new African Heterocera in the Oxford Museum. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 12(67):62–67.
adara (Moore, 1859) Species Moore F. 1858–1859. 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.
aegra 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.
aethiopica Bethune-Baker, 1908 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1908a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 2(9):255–264.
albimaculata (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.
amabilis 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.
amaura 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.
andricela Collenette, 1936 Species Collenette C. L. 1936c. Some new Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 28(2):249–252.
angolensis Hering, 1926 Subspecies 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.
angustipennis (Walker, 1855) Species Walker F. 1855a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part III.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 3:i–iv, 583–775.
atrifilata Camera (Hampson, 1905) Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
aurelia (Fawcett, 1918) Synonym of species Fawcett J. M. 1918. Notes on a collection of Heterocera made by Mr. W. Feather in British East Africa, 1911–13. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (1917)(3–4):233–250, pl. 1.
aureus 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.
auririllii 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.
aurivillii (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.
barsineides 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.
basibrunnea (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.
batoides Camera (Plötz, 1880) Species Plötz C. 1880a. Verzeichniss der vom Prof. Dr. R. Buchholz in West-Afrika gesammelten Schmetterlinge. - Stettiner Entomologische Zeitung 41:76–88, 298—307.
bethuneana Strand, 1914 Species Strand E. 1914f. Neue Namen verschiedener Tiere. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 80 (A)(1):163–164.
bifascia Camera Hampson, 1905 Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
bilati Dufrane, 1940 Species Dufrane A. 1940. Lépidoptères du Kivu (2e note). - Bulletin et Annales de la Société entomologique de Belgique 80:129–134.
bonaberiensis (Strand, 1915) Species Strand E. 1915a. Lepidoptera aus Bonaberi in Kamerun, gesammelt von Herrn E. Hintz. - Entomologische Mitteilungen 4(4–6):153–167, (7–9): 173–194.
braueri (Bryk, 1915) Synonym of species Bryk F. 1915. Neue exotische, insbesondere aethiopische Schmetterlinge. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 81 (A)(4):1–16, pl. 1.
bryophilina (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.
clarki 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.
coenosa (Joannis, 1913) Species de Joannis J. 1913. Materiali per lo studio della fauna Eritrea raccolti nel 1902–03 dal Dott. A. Andreini. Lépidoptères. Heterocera. - Bollettino della Società entomologica italiana 44 (1912):115–147.
confinis (Distant, 1899) Species Distant W. L. 1899b. Some apparently undescribed species of Heterocera from the Transvaal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 4(23):359–362.
corallina Collenette, 1930 Synonym of species Collenette C. L. 1930. Some new African and Indo-Australian Lymantriidae in the collection recently presented by Mr. J. J. Joicey to the British Museum. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 78(1):67–86, pls. 6–7.
croperoides 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.
curvivirgata Camera Karsch, 1895 Species Karsch F. 1895b. Aethiopische Heteroceren. II. - Entomologische Nachrichten 21(23–24):361–379, pls 3–4.
dabano Collenette, 1934 Species Collenette C. L. 1934. Notes on the genus Laelia Steph. (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae), with descriptions of new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 13(74):212–223, pl. 13.
diascia 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.
diffusa (Distant, 1897) Synonym of species Distant W. L. 1897d. On a collection of Heterocera made in the Transvaal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 20:197–211.
dochmia Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960b. Some new Lymantriidae from the Congo. - Lambillionea 60(11–12):95–106, pl. 1.
eos Camera 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.
esthlopis (Collenette, 1953) Species Collenette C. L. 1939b. New Lymantriidae (Lep. Het.) from Central Madagascar and S. W. Africa. - The Entomologist 72(6):143–147, pl. 2.
eutricha 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.
extorta Camera (Distant, 1897) Species Distant W. L. 1897d. On a collection of Heterocera made in the Transvaal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 20:197–211.
extrema 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.
figlina Distant, 1899 Species Distant W. L. 1899b. Some apparently undescribed species of Heterocera from the Transvaal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 4(23):359–362.
flandria Collenette, 1937 Species Collenette C. L. 1937c. Some new Lymantriidae from the belgian Congo. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 30(2):280–286.
fracta Camera Schaus & Clements, 1893 Species Schaus W. & Clements W. G. 1893. On a collection of Sierra Leone Lepidoptera. - — :i–vi, 1–46, pls 1–3.
fulvicosta 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.
fusca (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.
gephyra (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.
gigantea 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.
gigas Collenette, 1956 Subspecies 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.
glaucofuscata Hacker, 2016 Species Hacker H. H. 2016a. Systematic and illustrated catalogue of the Macroheterocera and Cossoidea Leach, [1815], Zygaenoidea Latreille, 1809, Thyridoidea Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 and Hyblaeoidea Hampson, 1903 of the Arabian Peninsula, with a survey of their distribution (Lepid.). - Esperiana 20(1):1–742; (2): 1–430.
gonophora (Swinhoe, 1903) Synonym of species  
gwelila Camera (Swinhoe, 1903) Species Swinhoe C. 1903a. A revision of the Old World Lymantriidae in the national collection. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1903(3):375–498.
haematica Hampson, 1905 Subspecies Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
haematica Hampson, 1905 Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
hampsoni (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.
hera (Druce, 1898) Synonym of species Druce H. 1898b. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 1(3):207–215.
herbida Camera (Walker, 1856) Species Walker F. 1856a. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part VII.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 7:i–iv, 1509–1808.
heringi Schultze, 1934 Species Schultze A. 1934. Neue und bekannte Lymantriiden aus Aequatorialafrika. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift, Iris 48:104–121, pl. 1.
hildoides 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.
hildvides 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.
hiloides Holland, 1920 Unavailable name  
hilvides Hering, 1930 Unavailable name  
hughesi (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.
hypoleucis 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.
incerta 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.
infracta 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.
janenschi 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.
lavia Swinhoe, 1903 Species Swinhoe C. 1903a. A revision of the Old World Lymantriidae in the national collection. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1903(3):375–498.
leucolepis Mabille, 1898 Species Mabille P. 1898. Description de Lépidoptères nouveaux. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 66 (1897)(2–3):182–231, pl. 9.
lignicolor Camera 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.
lunensis Camera (Hampson, 1905) Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
lusambo Collenette, 1960 Species Collenette C. L. 1960b. Some new Lymantriidae from the Congo. - Lambillionea 60(11–12):95–106, pl. 1.
lutulenta 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.
marginepunctata Bethune-Baker, 1908 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1908a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 2(9):255–264.
maseniensis Strand, 1917 Unavailable name Strand E. 1917f. Neue Nebenformen exotischer Heterocera. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(3):7–11.
mediofasciata (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.
melaxantha (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.
mesoxantha 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.
municipalis Camera Distant, 1897 Species Distant W. L. 1897d. On a collection of Heterocera made in the Transvaal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 20:197–211.
nepheloptera (Hampson, 1910) Synonym of 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.
nigripulverea 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.
nubifuga (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.
omissa (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.
ordinata Camera (Karsch, 1895) Species Karsch F. 1895b. Aethiopische Heteroceren. II. - Entomologische Nachrichten 21(23–24):361–379, pls 3–4.
orthra Collenette, 1936 Species Collenette C. L. 1936d. New Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 28(3):404–405.
perbrunnea Hampson, 1910 Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1910a. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5(29):430–464; (30): 465–496.
phenax Camera (Collenette, 1932) Species Collenette C. L. 1932. New African and Indo-Australian Lymantriidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 37(2):159–180, pl. 1.
pluto Camera (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.
postfusca (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.
postpura (Hampson, 1905) Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
promissa Berio, 1940 Synonym of species Berio E. 1940f. Contributo alla conoscenza dei lepidotteri eteroceri dell'Eritrea IV. Eteroceri raccolti dal cap. Richini ad Adi-Abuna (Adua) nel giugno-luglio 1939. - Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 19:190–192.
propensa 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.
protecta 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.
pulcherrima (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.
punctulata Camera (Butler, 1875) Species Butler A. G. 1875b. On a collection of Lepidoptera from southern Africa, with descriptions of new genera and species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (4) 16(96):394–420.
pyrosoma (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.
pyrrhothrix 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.
rivularis 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.
robusta 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.
rogersi Bethune-Baker, 1913 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1913b. Descriptions of new African Heterocera in the Oxford Museum. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 12(67):62–67.
rosea Camera Schaus, 1893 Species Schaus W. & Clements W. G. 1893. On a collection of Sierra Leone Lepidoptera. - — :i–vi, 1–46, pls 1–3.
rubrifilata (Hampson, 1905) Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
rufolavia 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.
siga 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.
somalica 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.
stigmatica (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.
straminea 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.
subrosea 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.
subrufa Snellen, 1872 Synonym of 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.
subviridis (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.
subviridis 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.
suffusa (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.
swinnyi 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.
tephra Camera (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855) Synonym of species Herrich-Schäffer G. A. W. 1853–1858. Sammlung neuer oder wenig bekannter aussereuropäische Schmetterlinge. Heterocera (Nachtfalter). - — (1) 1:1–84, pls 1–120.
thanatos (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.
umbrina (Moore, 1888) Species Moore F. 1888. Description of new genera and species of Lepidoptera Heterocera, collected by Reverend J. H. Hocking, chiefly in the Kangra District. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1888:390–412.
ursina (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.
whitei (Druce, 1898) Synonym of species Druce H. 1898b. Descriptions of some new species of Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 1(3):207–215.
xyleutes auct. Unavailable name  
xyleutis Hampson, 1905 Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.