Polymona Walker, 1855

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Lymantriinae
AUTHORWalker, 1855
STATUSGenus
PUBLICATIONWalker 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.
PAGINATION 768
COMMENTSType species: Polymona rufifemur Walker, 1855. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part III.– Lepidoptera Heterocera: 768–769. By monotypy.

Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Oreinobia Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
ellisoni Collenette, 1938 Subspecies 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.
finitorum (Collenette, 1931) Species Collenette C. L. 1931b. Synonymy in the Lymantriidae (Insecta: Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 7(42):510–512.
gondona 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.
hemipyra (Collenette, 1932) Species Collenette C. L. 1932. New African and Indo-Australian Lymantriidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 37(2):159–180, pl. 1.
inaffinis 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.
lorimeri (Butler, 1878) Synonym of subspecies Butler A. G. 1878e. Descriptions of new Lepidoptera of the group Bombycites, in the collection of the British Museum. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1878(2):381–388.
melete (Fawcett, 1915) Synonym of species Fawcett J. M. 1915. Notes on a collection of Heterocera made made by Mr. W. Feather in British East Africa, 1911–12. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1915(1):91–113, pls. 1–2.
misrachii (Berio, 1939) Synonym of subspecies Berio E. 1939a. Contributi alla conoscenza dei lepidotteri eteroceri dell'Eritrea I. Lista delle specie con descrizioni delle nuove entità raccolte negli anni 1934 al 1937 dal sig. Francesco Vaccaro. - Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 17:47–62, pls 1–2.
philbyi Wiltshire, 1980 Unavailable name Wiltshire E. P. 1980a. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Limacodidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Nolidae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae. – In: Wittmer & Büttiker (eds.), Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 2:179–240.
philbyi (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.
rubescens Rebel, 1948 Species Rebel H. 1948. Neue Heteroceren aus Aegypten. - Zeitschrift der wiener entomologischen Gesellschaft 32 (1947)(5–7):49–60.
rufifemur Camera 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.
rufifemur Camera Walker, 1855 Subspecies 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.
scurrilis (Wallengren, 1860) Synonym of subspecies Wallengren H. D. J. 1860. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 4(2):33–46, (6): 161–176.
taurina (Hering, 1927) 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 Wiltshire, 1980 Species Wiltshire E. P. 1980b. The larger moths of Dhofar and their zoogeographic composition. - Journal of Oman Studies Special Rep. 2:187–216.
wiltshirei 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.