Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816

FAMILY Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY Acontiinae
AUTHOROchsenheimer, 1816
STATUSGenus
PUBLICATIONOchsenheimer F. 1816. Die Schmetterlinge von Europa. - — 4:i–x, 1–226.
PAGINATION 91 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Noctua solaris Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung eines systematischen Werkes der Schmetterlinge der Wienergegend: 90. By subsequent designation by Duponchel, 1829. Histoire naturelle des Lépidoptères Papillons de France 7(2): 72.

Genus Synonyms

NAME AUTHOR STATUS
Desmophora Stephens, 1829 Synonym of genus
Euphasia Stephens, 1830 Synonym of genus
Heliothera Sodoffsky, 1837 Synonym of genus
Hypercalymnia Hampson, 1909 Synonym of genus
Porrotha Gistl, 1848 Synonym of genus
Rhodotarache Warren, 1914 Synonym of genus
Sculptifrontia Berio, 1966 Synonym of genus
Tarache Hübner, 1823 Synonym of genus
Tima Walker, 1858 Unavailable name
Trichotarache Grote, 1875 Synonym of genus

Species

NAME AUTHOR STATUS PUBLICATION
aarviki Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
accola Camera (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875) 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.
acontina Camera (Mabille, 1900) Synonym of subspecies Mabille P. 1900. Lepidoptera nova malgassica et africana. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 68 (1899)(4):723–753.
adulterina Wallengren, 1856 Synonym of subspecies Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
agacinoi (Rungs, 1945) Synonym of species Rungs Ch. 1945. Contribution à la connaissance des lépidoptères du Sahara Nord-Occidental. - EOS, Revista Español de Entomología 21:7–43.
akbar Wiltshire, 1985 Species Wiltshire E. P. 1982a. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Zygaenidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Bombycidae, Sphingidae, Thaumetopoeidae, Thyretidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae (Part 2). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4:271–331.
albarabica Camera Wiltshire, 1994 Species Wiltshire E. P. 1994. Arabian Lepidoptera: a supplement to the Catalogue of Saudi Arabian Macro-Heterocera. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 14:113–136.
albatrigona Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
albida (Hampson, 1914) Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1914b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 13(73):146–175; (74): 197–223.
albinigra (Warren, 1913) Synonym of species Warren W. 1913. Noctuidae. – In: Seitz, A. (Ed.). Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Band 3. Eulenartige Nachtfalter des Paläarktischen Faunengebietes. - — 3.
albovittata Hacker, 2013 Species Hacker H. H. 2013. Additions to several revisions of Noctuid genera revised from 2001 to 2011, with descriptions of nine new species and three new subspecies from Africa, Arabian Peninsula and Iran, with faunistic notes (Noctuioidea). - Esperiana 18:199–220, pls. 13–14.
algira (Oberthür, 1881) Synonym of species Oberthür C. 1881. Lépidoptères d'Algérie. - Etudes d'Entomologie 6(3):xli–xliv, 45–96, pls 1–20.
amarei Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
amhara Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
ampijoroa Camera (Viette, 1965) Species Viette P. 1965i. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Noctuidae Amphipyrinae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 70:85–91.
annemaria Hacker, 2007 Species Hacker H. H. 2007. Noctuidae: supplementary data (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea). – In Mey, W. (ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. Part 2. - Esperiana Memoir 4:219–235, pls. 20–22.
antica Camera Walker, 1862 Subspecies Walker F. 1862c. Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera in the collection of W. W. Saunders, Esq. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London (3)1:70–128, 263–279.
antica Camera Walker, 1862 Species Walker F. 1862c. Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera in the collection of W. W. Saunders, Esq. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London (3)1:70–128, 263–279.
apatelia Camera (Swinhoe, 1907) Species Swinhoe C. 1907a. New eastern, Australian, and African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 19(109):49–56.
arabica (Hufnagel, 1766) Synonym of species Hufnagel T. 1766. Tabellen von Tag-, Abend-, und Nacht-Vogel der Gegend um Berlin. - Berlinisches Magazin 3(3):302–419.
arcuata Camera (Berio, 1966) Synonym of species Berio E. 1966e. Descrizione di nuove Noctuidae Africane e note sinonimiche. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 76:110–136.
arlequinetta (Geoffroy, 1785) Synonym of species Fourcroy A. F. 1785. Entomologia Parisiensis; Sive catalogus insectorum quae in agro Parisiensi reperiuntur; secundum methodum Geoffraeanum in sectiones, genera & species distributus: Cui addita sunt nomina trivialia & fere trecentae novae species. - — 1–2:i–viii, 1–232, 233–544.
asbenensis Camera (Rothschild, 1921) Species Rothschild W. 1921a. Captain Angus Buchanan's air expedition. V. On the Lepidoptera collected by Captain A. Buchanan in northern Nigeria and the southern Sahara in 1919–1920. - Novitates Zoologicae 28(1):142–170.
atripars Camera Hampson, 1914 Species Hampson G. F. 1914b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 13(73):146–175; (74): 197–223.
atrisignata Hampson, 1918 Species Hampson G. F. 1918a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Amatidae, Lithosidae, and Noctuidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 25(1):93–217.
audeoudi (Brandt, 1939) Synonym of species Brandt W. 1939b. Beitrag zur Lepidopteren-Fauna von Iran (3). – Einige neue Agrotiden aus Laristan und Beloutchistan. - Entomologische Rundschau 56:241–246, 268–273, 294–299.
audeoudi (Brandt, 1939) Synonym of species Brandt W. 1939b. Beitrag zur Lepidopteren-Fauna von Iran (3). – Einige neue Agrotiden aus Laristan und Beloutchistan. - Entomologische Rundschau 56:241–246, 268–273, 294–299.
aurelia Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
aureola Hacker, 2007 Species Hacker H. H. 2007. Noctuidae: supplementary data (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea). – In Mey, W. (ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. Part 2. - Esperiana Memoir 4:219–235, pls. 20–22.
aurivillii Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
basialba (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
basifera Walker, 1857 Species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
bechuana Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
bellula Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
berioi Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
bethunebakeri Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
bidentata (Hampson, 1902) Species Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
binominata Camera (Butler, 1892) Species Butler A. G. 1892a. Notes on the synonymy of Noctuid moths. - The Entomologist 25:10–14, 62–65, 90–93, 140–141, 188–191, 211–214, 283–286.
biskrensis Camera Oberthür, 1887 Species Oberthür C. 1887–1888. Descriptions de nouvelles espèces de Lépidoptères algériens. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France (6) 7:xlvii–xlix, lvii–lix, lxvii–lxviii, lxxvi, lxxxiii–lxxxiv, xcix–c.
bohemani Wallengren, 1856 Synonym of species Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
bohemanni sensu auct. Unavailable name  
bollandi Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
brabanti (Le Cerf, 1911) Synonym of subspecies Le Cerf F. 1911d. Collections recueillies en Afrique orientale par le Baron Maurice de Rothschild (Lépidoptères). Descriptions d'espèces et de variétés nouvelles. Deuxième note. - Bulletin du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle 17:538–543.
briola Camera Holland, 1894 Species Holland W. J. 1894b. New and undescribed genera and species of West African Noctuidae. - Psyche 7(213):7–10, 27–34, 36, 47–50, 67–70, 83–90, 109–128, 141–144, pls 1–5.
brunneiceps Warren, 1913 Synonym of species Warren W. 1913-1926. Eulenartige Nachtfalter. – In: Seitz, A. (Ed.), Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde, 11. Abtheilung. Die Gross-Schmetterlinge des Indo-Australischen Faunengebietes. - — 11:1–511.
buchanani (Rothschild, 1921) Species Rothschild W. 1921a. Captain Angus Buchanan's air expedition. V. On the Lepidoptera collected by Captain A. Buchanan in northern Nigeria and the southern Sahara in 1919–1920. - Novitates Zoologicae 28(1):142–170.
caeruleopicta Hampson, 1916 Species Hampson G. F. 1916a. In Poulton, E. B. On a collection of moths made in Somaliland by Mr. W. Feather. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(1):91–182, pls. 1–2.
caffraria Camera (Cramer, 1777) Species Cramer P. 1777. De uitlandsche Kapellen voorkomende in de drie waereld-deelen Asia, Africa en America, by een verzameld en beschreeven door den heer Pieter Cramer (etc.). - — 2(9–16):1–152, pls 97–192.
caffraria Camera (Cramer, 1777) Subspecies Cramer P. 1777. De uitlandsche Kapellen voorkomende in de drie waereld-deelen Asia, Africa en America, by een verzameld en beschreeven door den heer Pieter Cramer (etc.). - — 2(9–16):1–152, pls 97–192.
caffrariae Aurivillius, 1879 Unavailable name 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.
callima Bethune-Baker, 1911 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911b. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 8(46):506–542.
caloris (Hübner, 1808) Synonym of subspecies Hübner J. 1796–1838. Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge. - — :i–iv, 1–194.
capensis Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
carachiensis (Hampson, 1910) Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
carnescens Camera (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
catena (Sowerby, 1806) Synonym of species Sowerby J. 1806. The British Miscellany: or coloured figures of new, rare, or little known animal subjects; many not before ascertained to be inhabitants of the British Isles. - — 1:i–vi, 1–136, pls. 1–76.
catenula (Walker, 1865) Species Walker F. 1865c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII.– Supplement Part 3. - — 33:i–iv, 707–1120.
chiaromontei Berio, 1936 Species Berio E. 1936a. Specie nuove di lepidotteri della Somalia italiana (Arctiidae; Erastriinae). - Bollettino della Società entomologica italiana 38(1–2):27–28.
chrysoproctis Camera (Hampson, 1902) Species Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
cimbebasia Hacker, 2007 Species Hacker H. H. 2007. Noctuidae: supplementary data (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea). – In Mey, W. (ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. Part 2. - Esperiana Memoir 4:219–235, pls. 20–22.
citrelinea Camera Bethune-Baker, 1911 Species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911b. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 8(46):506–542.
citripennis (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
concinnula (Walker, 1858) Synonym of species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
conifrons 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.
cornifrons auct. Unavailable name  
costalis Walker, 1865 Unavailable name Walker F. 1865c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII.– Supplement Part 3. - — 33:i–iv, 707–1120.
costosa (Mabille, 1900) Synonym of species Mabille P. 1900. Lepidoptera nova malgassica et africana. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 68 (1899)(4):723–753.
crassivalva Camera (Wiltshire, 1947) Species Wiltshire E. P. 1947b. Middle East Lepidoptera, VII: New species and forms from Egypt and Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 31(1):4–11.
cuddapahensis (Strand, 1917) Synonym of species Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
cyanocraspis (Hampson, 1910) Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
decoripennis (Mabille, 1900) Synonym of species Mabille P. 1900. Lepidoptera nova malgassica et africana. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 68 (1899)(4):723–753.
deleta (Staudinger, 1877) Synonym of species Staudinger O. 1877. Neue Lepidopteren des europäischen Faunengebiets aus meiner Sammlung. - Stettiner Entomologische Zeitung 38(4–6):175–208.
delphinensis (Viette, 1968) Species Viette P. 1968c. Noctuelles quadrifides de Madagascar nouvelles ou peu connues, III (Lep. Noctuidae). - Lambillionea 67(1–2):9–20, pl. 1.
demaculata (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
dichroa Camera (Hampson, 1914) Species Hampson G. F. 1914b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 13(73):146–175; (74): 197–223.
dileuca Berio, 1937 Unavailable name Berio E. 1937b. Eteroceri africani apparentemente nuovi. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 59:370–393.
discoidea Camera Hopffer, 1857 Species Hopffer H. C. 1857. Diagnosen der von Peters aus Mossambique mitgebrachten Lepidoptera. - Monatsberichte der Königlich Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1857:421–423.
discoidoides Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
dispar (Walker, 1858) Species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
dissecta Guenée, 1852 Synonym of species Guenée A. M. 1852c. Histoire naturelle des Insectes. VII. Species général des Lépidoptères. Noctuélites. Tome III. - — 7:1–442.
dorothea Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
duplilinea (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
eburnea Hacker, 2010 Species Hacker H. H. 2010. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae) by Hermann H. Hacker, Albert Legrain and Michael Fibiger (Esperiana 14: 7–533). Corrigenda and Supplementa. - Esperiana 15:359–375.
ectorrida Camera (Hampson, 1916) Species Hampson G. F. 1916a. In Poulton, E. B. On a collection of moths made in Somaliland by Mr. W. Feather. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(1):91–182, pls. 1–2.
elegans Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
elegantissima Berio, 1937 Synonym of species Berio E. 1937b. Eteroceri africani apparentemente nuovi. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 59:370–393.
esmeralda (Brandt, 1939) Synonym of species Brandt W. 1939b. Beitrag zur Lepidopteren-Fauna von Iran (3). – Einige neue Agrotiden aus Laristan und Beloutchistan. - Entomologische Rundschau 56:241–246, 268–273, 294–299.
esperiana Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
fastrei Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
feae (Berio, 1937) Species Berio E. 1937b. Eteroceri africani apparentemente nuovi. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 59:370–393.
flavitermina (Hampson, 1902) Species Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
flavonitens (Austaut, 1880) Synonym of species Austaut J. L. 1880a. Nouveaux lépidoptères d'Algérie. - Le Naturaliste 2(20):156.
florentissima Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
formosa (Butler, 1875) Synonym of subspecies 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.
fuscoalba Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
glaphyra Holland, 1894 Species Holland W. J. 1894b. New and undescribed genera and species of West African Noctuidae. - Psyche 7(213):7–10, 27–34, 36, 47–50, 67–70, 83–90, 109–128, 141–144, pls 1–5.
gloriosa Camera (Kenrick, 1917) Species Kenrick G. H. 1917. New or little-known Heterocera from Madagascar. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1917:85–101, pls 1–6.
goateri Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
gradata Walker, 1858 Species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
gratiosa Camera Wallengren, 1856 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
grisescens (Rebel, 1948) Synonym of species Rebel H. 1948. Neue Heteroceren aus Aegypten. - Zeitschrift der wiener entomologischen Gesellschaft 32 (1947)(5–7):49–60.
guttifera Camera Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875 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.
guttifera Camera Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874 Subspecies 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.
guttistrigata (Walker, 1865) Synonym of subspecies Walker F. 1865c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII.– Supplement Part 3. - — 33:i–iv, 707–1120.
gypsina Camera (Hampson, 1914) Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1914b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 13(73):146–175; (74): 197–223.
hampsoni Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
hampsoniana Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
hausmanni Hacker, 2010 Species Hacker H. H. 2010. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae) by Hermann H. Hacker, Albert Legrain and Michael Fibiger (Esperiana 14: 7–533). Corrigenda and Supplementa. - Esperiana 15:359–375.
hemipentha (Wiltshire, 1947) Synonym of species Wiltshire E. P. 1947b. Middle East Lepidoptera, VII: New species and forms from Egypt and Arabia. - Bulletin of the Society Fouad I Entomology 31(1):4–11.
hemiselenias (Hampson, 1918) Species Hampson G. F. 1918a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Amatidae, Lithosidae, and Noctuidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 25(1):93–217.
hemixanthia Camera (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
holoxantha (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
homonyma Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
hoppei Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
hortensis Camera Swinhoe, 1884 Species Swinhoe C. 1884. On Lepidoptera collected at Kurrachee. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1884:503–529, pls 47–48.
hyperlophia (Hampson, 1902) Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
imitatrix Camera Wallengren, 1856 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
includens Walker, 1858 Synonym of species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
inquinata Warren, 1913 Synonym of species Warren W. 1913-1926. Eulenartige Nachtfalter. – In: Seitz, A. (Ed.), Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde, 11. Abtheilung. Die Gross-Schmetterlinge des Indo-Australischen Faunengebietes. - — 11:1–511.
insocia Camera (Walker, 1858) Species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
insolatrix (Hübner, 1822) Synonym of species Hübner J. 1796–1838. Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge. - — :i–iv, 1–194.
karachiensis Swinhoe, 1889 Species Swinhoe C. 1889. On new Indian Lepidoptera, chiefly Heterocera. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1889:396–432, pls 43–44.
katrina Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
kikuyuensis (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
kikuyuensis Strand, 1917 Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
knudlarseni Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
komaga Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874 Synonym of subspecies 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.
kruegeri Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
kutchensis Strand, 1917 Synonym of species Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
lactea Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
lanzai Camera (Berio, 1985) Species Berio E. 1985b. I nottuidi raccolti in Somalia del Prof. Simonetta nel 1978–79 con descrizione di nuovi taxa. - Contributi faunistici ed ecologici, Università di Camerino 1:5–39.
laurenconi Camera (Viette, 1965) Species Viette P. 1965i. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Noctuidae Amphipyrinae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 70:85–91.
leucotrigona (Hampson, 1905) Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
leucotrigonides (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
liturifera (Walker, 1865) Synonym of species Walker F. 1865c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII.– Supplement Part 3. - — 33:i–iv, 707–1120.
lucida (Hufnagel, 1766) Species Hufnagel T. 1766. Tabellen von Tag-, Abend-, und Nacht-Vogel der Gegend um Berlin. - Berlinisches Magazin 3(3):302–419.
lugubris (Fabricius, 1793) Synonym of species Fabricius J. C. 1793. Entomologia systematica emendata et aucta. Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species adjectis synonymis, locis, observationibus, descriptionibus. - — 3(1):i–iv, 1–487.
luteola Camera Saalmüller, 1891 Species Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247–531, pls 7–14.
magnifica Camera (Viette, 1958) Unavailable name Viette P. 1958f. Descriptions préliminaires de nouvelles espèces de Noctuelles de Madagascar, I. (Lep. Noctuidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 62 (1957)(9–10):270–279.
malagasy Camera (Viette, 1965) Species Viette P. 1965i. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Noctuidae Amphipyrinae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 70:85–91.
malagasy (Viette, 1965) Unavailable name Viette P. 1965j. Nouvelles espèces de Noctuelles de Madagascar (Lep. Noctuidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 70:143–156, pls 3–4.
malgassica Mabille, 1881 Species Mabille P. 1881. Comptes Rendus. Note sur plusieurs envois de Lépidoptères provenant de Madagascar. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de Belgique 25:lv–lxiii.
manakhana Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
margaritata Camera (Drury, 1782) Species Drury D. 1782. 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.) - — 3:i–xxvi, 1–76, index, pls 1–50.
mascheriniae (Berio, 1985) Species Berio E. 1985b. I nottuidi raccolti in Somalia del Prof. Simonetta nel 1978–79 con descrizione di nuovi taxa. - Contributi faunistici ed ecologici, Università di Camerino 1:5–39.
melaena (Hampson, 1899) Species Hampson G. F. 1899c. The expedition to Sokotra. VI. Descriptions of one new genus and fourteen new species of moths. - Bulletin of the Liverpool Museums 2(2):35–39, pl. 1.
melaphora Camera (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
mellicula Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
mesoleuca (Hampson, 1916) Unavailable name Hampson G. F. 1916a. In Poulton, E. B. On a collection of moths made in Somaliland by Mr. W. Feather. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(1):91–182, pls. 1–2.
mesoleucoides Poole, 1989 Synonym of species Poole R. W. 1989. Noctuidae. – In: Heppner, J. B. (Ed.) Lepidopterorum Catalogus (New Series) Fasc. 118, Parts 1, 2, 3. - — :i–xii, 1–500, 501–1013, 1015–1314.
metaxantha Camera (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910d. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). IX. Noctuidae. - — 9:i–xiv, 1–552.
microptera Camera Mabille, 1879 Species Mabille P. 1880a. Recensement des Lépidoptères Hétérocères observés jusqu'à ce jour à Madagascar. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France (5) 9 (1879):291–348.
miegii Mabille, 1882 Species Mabille P. 1882. Description de Lépidoptères de Madagascar. - Le Naturaliste 4(13):99–100; (17): 134–135.
mineti Hacker, 2011 Species Hacker H. H. 2011a. Two new Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 species from Madagascar with an overview of the genus on Madagasdcar (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Acontiinae). - Esperiana 16:89–93, pl. 10.
minuscula Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
miogona (Hampson, 1916) Species Hampson G. F. 1916a. In Poulton, E. B. On a collection of moths made in Somaliland by Mr. W. Feather. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1916(1):91–182, pls. 1–2.
mionides (Hampson, 1905) Species Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
monilifera Walker, 1858 Synonym of species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
mukalla Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
naevulosa Saalmüller, 1891 Synonym of species Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247–531, pls 7–14.
namibiensis Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
natalis Guenée, 1852 Subspecies Guenée A. M. 1852b. Histoire naturelle des Insectes. VI. Species général des Lépidoptères. Noctuélites. Tome II. - — 6:1–444.
natalis Camera Guenée, 1852 Species Guenée A. M. 1852b. Histoire naturelle des Insectes. VI. Species général des Lépidoptères. Noctuélites. Tome II. - — 6:1–444.
nephata (Bethune-Baker, 1911) Synonym of species Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911b. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from tropical Africa. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 8(46):506–542.
nephele Camera Hampson, 1911 Species Hampson G. F. 1911. Descriptions of new genera and species of Syntomidae, Arctiadae, Agaristidae, and Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 8(46):393–445.
nigrimacula Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
niphogona Camera (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.
nitidula (Fabricius, 1787) Species Fabricius J. C. 1787. Mantissa Insectorum sistens species nuper detectas synonymis, observationibus, descriptionibus, emendationibus. - — 2:1–382.
nivosa (Swinhoe, 1886) Synonym of species Swinhoe C. 1886b. On the Lepidoptera of Mhow, in Central India. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1886:421–465, pls 40–41.
notabilis (Walker, 1857) Species Walker F. 1857b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XI.– Noctuidae. - — 11:i–iv, 493–764.
notha Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
nubila (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
nubilata Camera (Hampson, 1902) Species Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
obliqua Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
occidentalis Camera (Viette, 1967) Synonym of species Viette P. 1967c. Noctuelles Trifides de Madagascar: Ecologie, Biogéographie, Morphologie et Taxonomie (Lep.), suite et fin. Insectes Lépidoptères Noctuidae. Amphipyrinae (part.) - Faune de Madagascar 20(2):491–825, pls 13–14.
okahandja Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
okra Camera Mey, 2011 Species Mey W. 2011. Basic pattern of Lepidoptera diversity in southwestern Africa. - Esperiana Memoir 6:1–316.
olivea Guenée, 1852 Species Guenée A. M. 1852b. Histoire naturelle des Insectes. VI. Species général des Lépidoptères. Noctuélites. Tome II. - — 6:1–444.
olivescens (Hampson, 1910) Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
olivescens Camera (Hampson, 1910) Unavailable name Hampson G. F. 1910d. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). IX. Noctuidae. - — 9:i–xiv, 1–552.
olivescens (Hampson, 1910) Unavailable name Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
opalinoides Camera Guenée, 1852 Species Guenée A. M. 1852b. Histoire naturelle des Insectes. VI. Species général des Lépidoptères. Noctuélites. Tome II. - — 6:1–444.
oranjensis Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
orientalis (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
orientalis (Brandt, 1939) Synonym of species Brandt W. 1939b. Beitrag zur Lepidopteren-Fauna von Iran (3). – Einige neue Agrotiden aus Laristan und Beloutchistan. - Entomologische Rundschau 56:241–246, 268–273, 294–299.
paphos Camera (Viette, 1973) Species Viette P. 1973c. Quatre nouvelles espèces de noctuelles de Madagascar. - Lambillionea 72–73(1–2):10–14.
paraalba Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
paratrigona Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
pardalina (Walker, 1865) Synonym of species Walker F. 1865c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII.– Supplement Part 3. - — 33:i–iv, 707–1120.
parilana (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
parilella (Strand, 1917) Unavailable name Strand E. 1917c. Neue Aberrationen der Noctuiden-Subfamilien Hadeninae, Erastriinae, Catocalinae, Mominae und Phytometrinae. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 82 (A) (1916)(2):28–50.
parilis Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of subspecies Wallengren H. D. J. 1865. Heterocer-Fjärilar, samlade i Kafferlandet af J. A. Wahlberg. - Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 5(4):1–83.
pauliani Camera (Viette, 1965) Species Viette P. 1965j. Nouvelles espèces de Noctuelles de Madagascar (Lep. Noctuidae). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 70:143–156, pls 3–4.
peksi Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
pergratiosa Berio, 1937 Species Berio E. 1937a. Nuove specie di eteroceri Noctuidae – Lymantriidae – Limacodidae – Geometridae. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 58:174–181.
perilis Wallengren, 1856 Synonym of subspecies Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
permutata Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
philbyi (Wiltshire, 1988) Species Wiltshire E. P. 1988b. Fam. Metarbelidae, Geometridae, Arctiidae, Agaristidae, Noctuidae (part 6). – In Büttiker, W. & Krupp, F. (eds.) Fauna of Saudi Arabia. - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 9:68–82.
politzari Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
porphyrea Camera (Butler, 1898) Species Butler A. G. 1898. On a collection of Lepidoptera made in British East Africa by Mr. C. S. Betton. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 57:395–444, pls. 32–33.
praealba Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
proesei Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Fibiger M. & Schreier H.-P. 2007. Macrosenta purpurascens spec. nov., eine neue Notodontidae-Art aus Yemen (Lepidoptera). - Esperiana Memoir 3:341–344.
psaliphora Camera (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
purpurata Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
purpureofacta Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
pyralina (Walker, 1858) Synonym of species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
rachiastis (Hampson, 1908) Species Hampson G. F. 1908a. On the moths collected during the cruise of the "Valhalla" during the winter 1905–06 by Mr. E. G. B. Meade-Waldo. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 1(6):474–491.
rectangularis (Aurivillius, 1879) Synonym of subspecies 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.
rigatoi Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
robertbecki Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
roseofusca (Warren, 1914) Synonym of species Warren W. 1914b. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the South African Museum. - Annals of the South African Museum 10(12):467–510, pls 40–41.
ruficincta Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
rufitincta (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
saldaitis Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
santalucia Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
saotiagoensis Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
schreieri Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
secta Camera Guenée, 1852 Species Guenée A. M. 1852b. Histoire naturelle des Insectes. VI. Species général des Lépidoptères. Noctuélites. Tome II. - — 6:1–444.
semialba Hampson, 1910 Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
seminigra (Rebel, 1947) Synonym of species Rebel H. 1948. Neue Heteroceren aus Aegypten. - Zeitschrift der wiener entomologischen Gesellschaft 32 (1947)(5–7):49–60.
semipallida Warren, 1913 Synonym of species Warren W. 1913-1926. Eulenartige Nachtfalter. – In: Seitz, A. (Ed.), Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde, 11. Abtheilung. Die Gross-Schmetterlinge des Indo-Australischen Faunengebietes. - — 11:1–511.
semiplumbea (Hampson, 1902) Synonym of subspecies Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
septentrionalis Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
silus Wallengren, 1875 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1875. Insecta Transvaaliensia. – Bihang till Transvaalska Republikens i Södra Afrika Insektfauna. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 32(1):83–137.
simo Camera Wallengren, 1860 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1860. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 4(2):33–46, (6): 161–176.
solitaria Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
somaliensis Camera (Berio, 1977) Species Berio E. 1977. Diagnosi di nuovi taxa di Noctuidae del globo (Lepidoptera). - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale Giacomo Doria 81:321–339.
spangbergi 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.
sphaerophora (Hampson, 1914) Species Hampson G. F. 1914b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 13(73):146–175; (74): 197–223.
sphendonistis (Hampson, 1902) Species Hampson G. F. 1902a. The moths of South Africa (Part II). - Annals of the South African Museum 2(10):255–446.
splendida Camera (Rothschild, 1924) Species Rothschild W. 1924. Some new or noteworthy Madagascar and African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (9) 14(81):306–317.
stassarti Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
stumpffi Saalmüller, 1891 Subspecies Saalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247–531, pls 7–14.
sublactea Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
submutata Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
subnotha Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
subtilis Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
sudarabica Camera Wiltshire, 1982 Subspecies Wiltshire E. P. 1982a. Insects of Saudi Arabia. Lepidoptera: Fam. Cossidae, Zygaenidae, Sesiidae, Lasiocampidae, Bombycidae, Sphingidae, Thaumetopoeidae, Thyretidae, Notodontidae, Geometridae, Lymantriidae, Noctuidae, Ctenuchidae (Part 2). - Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4:271–331.
sulphuralis (Linnaeus, 1767) Synonym of species Linnaeus C. 1767. Systema Naturae. Editio Duodecima Reformata. Tom I, Pars II. - — 1(2):533–1327.
sulphurea (Denis & Schiffermüller, 17752) Synonym of species Denis J. N. C. M. & Schiffermüller I. 1775. Ankündung [sic] eines systematischen Werkes der Schmetterlinge der Wienergegend herausgegeben von einigen Lehrern am k. k. Theresianum. - — :i, 1–323, pls 1–3.
szunyoghyi Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
tabberti Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
tanzaniae Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
tanzaniae Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
tetragonisa Camera (Hampson, 1910) Species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
tinctilis Wallengren, 1875 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1875. Insecta Transvaaliensia. – Bihang till Transvaalska Republikens i Södra Afrika Insektfauna. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 32(1):83–137.
torrefacta (Distant, 1898) Species Distant W. L. 1898b. On a collection of Heterocera made in the Transvaal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 1(3):218–231.
torrefacta (Distant, 1898) Subspecies Distant W. L. 1898b. On a collection of Heterocera made in the Transvaal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 1(3):218–231.
trabealis (Scopoli, 1763) Species Scopoli I. A. 1763. Entomologia Carniolica exhibens insecta carnioliae indigena et distributa in ordines, genera, species, varietates methodo Linnaeana. - — :1–422, pls. 1–43.
trabeata (Borkhausen, 1790) Synonym of species  
transafricana Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
transducta Camera (Viette, 1958) Species Viette P. 1958k. Nouvelles espèces de noctuelles quadrifides de Madagascar (Lepidoptera). - Mémoires de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar (E) 9:157–175, pl. 1.
transfigurata Camera Wallengren, 1856 Subspecies Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
transfigurata Camera Wallengren, 1856 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
trichaenoides Hampson, 1910 Unavailable name Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
trimaculata 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.
trimenii (Wallengren, 1875) Synonym of species Wallengren H. D. J. 1875. Insecta Transvaaliensia. – Bihang till Transvaalska Republikens i Södra Afrika Insektfauna. - Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 32(1):83–137.
triphaenoides Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of species Wallengren H. D. J. 1865. Heterocer-Fjärilar, samlade i Kafferlandet af J. A. Wahlberg. - Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 5(4):1–83.
triradiata Walker, 1858 Synonym of species Walker F. 1858a. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XII.– Noctuidae. - — 12 (1857):i–iv, 765–982.
trychaenoides Wallengren, 1856 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
uhlenhuthi Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
umbrigera Camera Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875 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.
unio Felder & Rogenhofer, 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.
upsilon (Walker, 1865) Species Walker F. 1865c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXIII.– Supplement Part 3. - — 33:i–iv, 707–1120.
urbani Felder & Rogenhofer, 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.
uttifera Pinhey, 1975 Unavailable name Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i–iv, 1–273, pls 1–63.
vahlbergi (Hampson, 1910) Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
vallengreni Hampson, 1910 Synonym of species Hampson G. F. 1910e. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.). X. Noctuidae. - — 10:i–xix, 1–829.
vaualbum (Hampson, 1914) Species Hampson G. F. 1914b. Descriptions of new genera and species of Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 13(73):146–175; (74): 197–223.
veroxanthia Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2010 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
versicolorata Camera Hacker, 2010 Species Hacker H. H. 2010. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae) by Hermann H. Hacker, Albert Legrain and Michael Fibiger (Esperiana 14: 7–533). Corrigenda and Supplementa. - Esperiana 15:359–375.
viettei Camera Hacker, 2010 Species Hacker H. H. 2010. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae) by Hermann H. Hacker, Albert Legrain and Michael Fibiger (Esperiana 14: 7–533). Corrigenda and Supplementa. - Esperiana 15:359–375.
viridivariegata Berio, 1939 Species 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.
wahlbergi Camera Wallengren, 1856 Species Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.
wallengreni 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.
westafricana Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Subspecies Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
wiltshirei Camera Hacker, Legrain & Fibiger, 2008 Species Hacker H. H., Legrain A. & Fibiger M. 2008. Revision of the genus Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 and the tribus Acontiini Guenée, 1841 (Old World) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Acontiinae). - Esperiana 14:7–533, pls 1–38.
wolframmeyi Hacker, 2007 Species Hacker H. H. 2007. Noctuidae: supplementary data (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea). – In Mey, W. (ed.) The Lepidoptera of the Brandberg Massif in Namibia. Part 2. - Esperiana Memoir 4:219–235, pls. 20–22.
xanthochromata Camera Hacker, 2011 Species Hacker H. H. 2011a. Two new Acontia Ochsenheimer, 1816 species from Madagascar with an overview of the genus on Madagasdcar (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Acontiinae). - Esperiana 16:89–93, pl. 10.
yemenensis Camera (Hampson, 1918) Species Hampson G. F. 1918a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Amatidae, Lithosidae, and Noctuidae. - Novitates Zoologicae 25(1):93–217.
zelleri Wallengren, 1856 Synonym of species Wallengren H. D. J. 1856. Anteckningar I Zoologien. I. Kafferlandets Macrolepidoptera-fauna. - — :1–97.