Limacodinae Duponchel, 1845 (subfamily)

FAMILY Limacodidae
AUTHORDuponchel, 1845
STATUSSubfamily
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Subfamily Synonyms

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Crothaeminae Hering, 1954 Synonym of subfamily
Limacodinae Duponchel, 1845 Subfamily

Genera

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Afraltha Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Afrobirthama Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Afromiresa Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Afronarosa Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Afroplax Hering, 1941 Genus Hering E. M. 1941a. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Insektenfauna Deutsch-Ostafrikas, insbesondere des Matengo-Hochlandes. Ergebnisse einer Sammelreise H. Zernys 1935/36. III. Lepidoptera: Limacodidae und Chrysopolomidae. - Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 51:223–235, pl. 21.
Altha Walker, 1862 Genus  
Alunus Hering, 1935 Genus Hering E. M. 1935b. Vier neue altweltliche Limacodiden (Lep.). - Stylops 4:85–86.
Ambaliha Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Amydona Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Andaingo Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Andrallochroma Karsch, 1899 Unavailable name Karsch F. 1899. Neue äthiopische Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 25(9):129–144.
Anilina Hering, 1937 Genus Hering E. M. 1937e. Paryphanta-Arten aus dem British Museum (Lep. Limacodidae). - Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London (B)6(4):80–88, pl. 1.
Ankijabe Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Apluda Wallengren, 1863 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. III. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 7(5):137–151.
Apoda Haworth, 1809 Genus Haworth A. H. 1803–1828. Lepidoptera Britannica: sistens digestionem novam insectorum lepidopterorum quae in Magna Britannia reperiuntur, larvarum pabulo, remporeque pascendi, expansione alarum, mensibusque volandi, synonymis atque locis observationibusque variis: etc. - — 1–4.
Apreptophanes Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Arctozygaena Gaede, 1926 Genus  
Astatophlebia Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Asteria Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus  
Atosia Snellen, 1900 Synonym of genus  
Baria Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Birthama Walker, 1862 Genus  
Boisduvalodes Viette, 1955 Genus  
Brachia Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Brachiopsis Hering, 1933 Genus Hering E. M. 1933a. Neue altweltliche Limacodidae (Lep.) - Stylops 2(9):211–214.
Brachypecta Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Caenobasis Distant, 1903 Unavailable name  
Caffricola Hampson, 1920 Genus Hampson G. F. 1920a. On new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae, with the characters of two new families. - Novitates Zoologicae 26(2):253–282.
Callochlora Packard, 1864 Synonym of genus  
Camila Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Candyba Walker, 1856 Synonym of genus  
Casphalia Walker, 1866 Genus Walker F. 1866b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part XXXV.– Supplement Part 5. - — 35:i–iv, 1535–2040.
Chrysamma Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Coenobasis Felder, 1874 Genus  
Compactena Fletcher D. S., 1982 Genus  
Cosuma Walker, 1855 Genus Walker F. 1855c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part V.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 5:i–iv, 977–1257.
Crothaema Butler, 1880 Genus Butler A. G. 1880b. On a collection of Lepidoptera from Madagascar with descriptions of new genera and species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (5) 5(28):333–344; (29): 384–395.
Ctenocompa Karsch, 1896 Unavailable name  
Ctenolita Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Delorachis West, 1940 Unavailable name  
Delorhachis Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Deltoptera Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Eccopa Karsch, 1899 Genus Karsch F. 1899. Neue äthiopische Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 25(9):129–144.
Eloasa Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Erotomania Hering, 1932 Genus Hering E. M. 1932a. Neue Heteroceren aus Afrika. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 22(1):102–117, pls. 1–2.
Euclea Hübner, 1822 Genus Hübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
Eukarschia Fletcher, 1982 Genus Fletcher D. S. 1982. In Fletcher, D. S. & Nye, I. W. B.: The Generic Names of Moths of the World. Volume 4. Bombycoidea, Castnioidea, Cossoidea, Mimallonoidea. Sesioidea, Sphingoidea, Zygaenoidea. - — :1–192.
Euphaga Guenée, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Exanthia Gershenzon, 1998 Unavailable name  
Exanthica Meyrick, 1913 Genus Meyrick E. 1913b. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. IV - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 3(4):267–336.
Featheria Hampson, 1916 Genus 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.
Fletcherodes Viette, 1961 Genus  
Gavara Walker, 1858 Genus  
Gephyrophora Karsch, 1896 Unavailable name Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Gyroptera Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Hadraphe Karsch, 1899 Genus Karsch F. 1899. Neue äthiopische Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 25(9):129–144.
Halseyia Fletcher D. S., 1982 Genus  
Haplomiresa Aurivillius, 1898 Synonym of genus Aurivillius C. 1898b. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 3. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 18(1897)(3–4):213–221.
Hegetor Karsch, 1899 Genus Karsch F. 1899. Neue äthiopische Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 25(9):129–144.
Heringocena Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Heringodes Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Heringyra Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Heterolepis Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus  
Hilipoda Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Homosusica Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Hyphorma Walker, 1865 Genus  
Hyphormoides Strand, 1914 Synonym of genus  
Inous Walker, 1855 Genus Walker F. 1855c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part V.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 5:i–iv, 977–1257.
Isozinara Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Jordaniana Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Latoia Guérin-Méneville, 1844 Genus  
Latoiola Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Lembopteris Butler, 1898 Genus 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.
Lemuria Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Lemuricomes Hering, 1957 Genus Hering E. M. 1957. Neue Cochlidiidae von Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 126:91–104, pl. 1.
Lemuriostroter Hering, 1957 Synonym of genus Hering E. M. 1957. Neue Cochlidiidae von Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 126:91–104, pl. 1.
Lepidorytis Aurivillius, 1900 Genus Aurivillius C. 1900a. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 5. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 20 (1899):233–258.
Letois Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus  
Macroplectra Hampson, 1893 Genus  
Macrosemyra Butler, 1882 Genus Butler A. G. 1882b. Descriptions of new species of Heterocerous Lepidoptera from Madagascar. - Cistula Entomologica 3(26):1–27.
Malgassica Hering, 1957 Genus Hering E. M. 1957. Neue Cochlidiidae von Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 126:91–104, pl. 1.
Mandoto Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Marmorata Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Micraphe Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Microplectra Grünberg, 1912 Unavailable name  
Miresa Walker, 1855 Genus  
Miresopsis Matsumura, 1927 Synonym of genus  
Monopecta Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Narosa Walker, 1855 Genus  
Narosana Bethune-Baker, 1915 Synonym of genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1915. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from Africa and the East. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 16(93):186–203.
Natada Walker, 1855 Genus  
Neaera Herrich-Schäffer, 1854 Unavailable name  
Neogavara Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Neomiresa Butler, 1878 Synonym of genus  
Neomocena Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Neothosea Janse, 1964 Unavailable name Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Niphadolepis Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Nirma van Eecke, 1929 Synonym of genus  
Nyssia Herrich-Schäffer, 1854 Unavailable name  
Oidemaskelis Bethune-Baker, 1915 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1915. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from Africa and the East. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 16(93):186–203.
Omocena Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Omocenoides Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Omocenops Hering, 1957 Genus Hering E. M. 1957. Neue Cochlidiidae von Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 126:91–104, pl. 1.
Panoctenia Pinhey, 1975 Unavailable name  
Pantoctenia Felder, 1875 Synonym of genus  
Paragetor Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
Paraphanta Bethune-Baker, 1909 Unavailable name  
Paraplectra Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
Parapluda Aurivillius, 1900 Genus  
Parasa Moore, 1859 Genus  
Parathosea Aurivillius, 1921 Synonym of genus Aurivillius C. 1921a. Descriptions of some South African Heterocera (Lepidoptera). - Annals of the South African Museum 18(2):235–244.
Parnia Mabille, 1890 Synonym of genus Mabille P. 1890b. Descriptions de quatre Lépidoptères nouveaux. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France (6) 10(1):52–54.
Paryphanta Karsch, 1896 Synonym of genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Paryphantina Hering, 1933 Genus Hering E. M. 1933a. Neue altweltliche Limacodidae (Lep.) - Stylops 2(9):211–214.
Penicillonarosa Strand, 1916 Synonym of genus  
Perola Walker, 1855 Genus  
Perrota Oberthür, 1922 Unavailable name  
Phlebodicha Karsch, 1896 Synonym of genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Phorma Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Pletura Wallengren, 1863 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. III. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 7(5):137–151.
Probalintha Walker, 1865 Genus 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.
Prolatoia Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893c. New genera and species of West African Limacodidae. - Entomological News 4:102–108, 138, pl. 7.
Prosternidia Saalmüller, 1884 Genus Saalmüller M. 1884. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Erste Abtheilung. Rhopalocera, Heterocera: Sphinges et Bombyces. - — :1–246, pls 1–6.
Pseudolatoia Hering, 1954 Genus Hering E. M. 1954a. Deux nouveaux Limacodidae du Centre de Madagascar. - Mémoires de l'Institut scientifique de Madagascar (E) 5:63–65.
Pseudolimacodes Viette, 1951 Unavailable name  
Pseudomantria Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
Pseudomocena Hering, 1957 Genus Hering E. M. 1957. Neue Cochlidiidae von Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 126:91–104, pl. 1.
Pseudothosea Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Pseudothosia Janse, 1964 Unavailable name  
Psythiarodes Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Rhypteira Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893c. New genera and species of West African Limacodidae. - Entomological News 4:102–108, 138, pl. 7.
Romosa Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Scirrhoma Bethune-Baker, 1915 Synonym of genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1915. Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera from Africa and the East. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 16(93):186–203.
Scotinochroa Butler, 1897 Genus Butler A. G. 1897a. On two collections of Lepidoptera made by Mr. R. Crawshay in Nyasa-Land. - Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 55 (1896):817–850, pls xli–xlii.
Semibirthama Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Semyrilla Aurivillius, 1900 Genus Aurivillius C. 1900a. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 5. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 20 (1899):233–258.
Somara Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1855c. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part V.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 5:i–iv, 977–1257.
Sporetolepis Karsch, 1899 Genus Karsch F. 1899. Neue äthiopische Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 25(9):129–144.
Stroter Karsch, 1899 Genus Karsch F. 1899. Neue äthiopische Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 25(9):129–144.
Stroteroides Strand, 1913 Genus Strand E. 1913b. Zoologische Ergebnisse der Expedition des Herrn G. Tessmann nach süd-Kamerun und Spanisch-Guinea. Lepidoptera IV. (Verschiedene Familien). - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 78(A) (1912)(12):30–84.
Susica Walker, 1855 Genus  
Susicina Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Symyrilla Fletcher D. S., 1982 Unavailable name  
Taeda Wallengren, 1863 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. III. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 7(5):137–151.
Teinorhyncha Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893c. New genera and species of West African Limacodidae. - Entomological News 4:102–108, 138, pl. 7.
Tetraphleba Strand, 1920 Genus  
Tetraphleps Hampson, 1893 Unavailable name  
Thliptocnemis Mabille, 1900 Genus Mabille P. 1900. Lepidoptera nova malgassica et africana. - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 68 (1899)(4):723–753.
Thosea Walker, 1855 Genus  
Thoseidea Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Trachyptena Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 7:530–576.
Trogocrada Tams, 1953 Genus Tams W. H. T. 1953a. A pest of coconut palms in Portuguese East Africa. - Bulletin of the British Museum of natural History (Entomology) 3(2):67–73.
Tryphax Karsch, 1896 Genus Karsch F. 1896d. Die äthiopischen Limakodiden des Berliner Museums. - Entomologische Nachrichten 22(17–18):261–285.
Unipectiphora Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Uniserrata Janse, 1964 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.
Unithosea Vári, 1984 Genus Vári L. 1984. A replacement name for a genus group name in the Limacodidae (Lepidoptera). - Entomologische Berichten, Amsterdam 44:12.
Vansoniella Mey, 2018 Genus Mey W. 2018a. Vansoniella chirindensis gen. n., sp. n. – an unusual taxon with translucent wings from Zimbabwe (Lepidoptera, Limacodidae). - Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 65(1):75–80.
Vietteiola Hering, 1957 Genus Hering E. M. 1957. Neue Cochlidiidae von Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 126:91–104, pl. 1.
Vipsania Druce, 1887 Genus  
Xanthopteryx Hering, 1955 Genus Hering E. M. 1955. Synopsis der afrikanischen Gattungen der Cochlidiidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:209–225.
Ximacodes Viette, 1980 Genus Viette P. 1980a. Faune de Madagascar 53. Insectes Lépidoptères Limacodidae. - — 53:1–162.
Zaracha Walker, 1869 Synonym of genus Walker F. 1869b. In: Chapman T., On some lepidopterous insects from Congo. - Proceedings of the Natural History Society of Glasgow 1:325–378, pls 5–7.
Zarachella Jordan, 1915 Genus Jordan K. 1915b. Some new or little-known Heterocera. - Novitates Zoologicae 22:274–278.
Zinara Walker, 1869 Genus Walker F. 1869b. In: Chapman T., On some lepidopterous insects from Congo. - Proceedings of the Natural History Society of Glasgow 1:325–378, pls 5–7.
Zorostola Janse, 1964 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1–136, pls. 1–44.