Lymantriinae Hampson, 1893 (subfamily)

FAMILY Erebidae
AUTHORHampson, 1893
STATUSSubfamily
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Lymantriinae Hampson, 1893 Subfamily

Genera

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Abakabaka Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Abynotha Swinhoe, 1903 Genus 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.
Aclonophlebia Butler, 1898 Synonym of 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.
Adlulia Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Albarracina Staudinger, 1883 Genus  
Alina Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Anchyneura Felder, 1861 Synonym of genus  
Anexotamos Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Ankova Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Anthora Walker, 1855 Unavailable name 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.
Antipha Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Antiphelea Lucas, 1900 Unavailable name  
Antiphella Walker, 1856 Synonym of genus  
Aphomoeoma Collenette, 1959 Genus Collenette C. L. 1959. Further new species of Lymantriidae from Madagascar (Lep.). - Annales de la Société entomologique de France 128:103–120, pls. 1–2.
Arctornis Germar, 1810 Genus  
Aresta Swinhoe, 1823 Unavailable name  
Arestha Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Argila Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus 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.
Argyrostagma Aurivillius, 1904 Genus Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Arna Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Aroa Walker, 1855 Genus 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.
Artaxa Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Arva Grünberg, 1913 Unavailable name  
Barlowia Talbot, 1929 Genus  
Barobata Karsch, 1895 Genus Karsch F. 1895b. Aethiopische Heteroceren. II. - Entomologische Nachrichten 21(23–24):361–379, pls. 3–4.
Batella Dall'Asta, 1981 Genus Dall'Asta U. 1981b. Nouveaux genres et nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 95(4):733–764.
Bathmochtha Karsch, 1895 Synonym of genus Karsch F. 1895b. Aethiopische Heteroceren. II. - Entomologische Nachrichten 21(23–24):361–379, pls. 3–4.
Bazisa Walker, 1865 Genus  
Beeria Hartig, 1963 Synonym of genus  
Bembina Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Bicelluphora Janse, 1915 Synonym of genus Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
Bracharoa Hampson, 1905 Genus Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
Cadorela Griveaud, 1973 Genus Griveaud P. 1973b. Nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae de Madagascar (Lep.). 1re Note. - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 78:130–139.
Cadurca Swinhoe, 1906 Genus Swinhoe C. 1906. Eastern and African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7)17:540–556.
Caenina Felder, 1861 Synonym of genus  
Carpenterella Collenette, 1933 Genus  
Carriola Swinhoe, 1922 Genus  
Casama Walker, 1865 Genus  
Cataphractes Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus  
Caviria Walker, 1955 Genus  
Charnida Walker, 1855 Unavailable name  
Charnidas Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Chionophasma Butler, 1886 Synonym of genus  
Choerotricha Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus  
Chrysocyma Hampson, 1905 Genus Hampson G. F. 1905c. Descriptions of new genera and species of Syntomidae, Arctiadae, Agaristidae, and Noctuidae. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (7) 15:425–453.
Cifuna Walker, 1855 Genus  
Cimola Walker, 1855 Genus 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.
Cladophora Geyer, 1832 Synonym of genus  
Collenettema Griveaud, 1977 Genus Griveaud P. 1977. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae. - Faune de Madagascar 43(1) & (2):1–293, 295–588.
Conigephyra Collenette, 1934 Genus  
Coniortodes Collenette, 1956 Unavailable name 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.
Cozola Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Creaga Janse, 1917 Unavailable name  
Creagra Wallengren, 1865 Genus  
Cromera Dall'Asta, 1975 Unavailable name Dall'Asta U. 1975. Mission entomologie du Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale aux Monts Uluguru, Tanzannie. 8. Lepidoptera Heterocera Lymantriidae. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 89(3):734–736.
Cropera Walker, 1855 Genus 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.
Croperoides Berio, 1940 Genus Berio E. 1940c. Diagnosi di eteroceri africani. - Memorie della Società Entomologica Italiana 19:125–128.
Crorema Walker, 1855 Genus 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.
Croremopsis Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Daniela Hartig, 1963 Synonym of genus  
Dasycampa Janse, 1915 Unavailable name Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
Dasychira Hübner, 1809 Genus  
Dasychirana Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)7:530–576.
Dasychirina Swinhoe, 1923 Unavailable name  
Dasychoproctis Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Dasylaelia Aurivillius, 1925 Genus Aurivillius C. 1925b. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der zweiten Deutschen Zentralafrika-Expedition 1910–1911 unter Führung Adolf Friedrichs, Herzog zu Mecklenburg. Band 1 Zoologie, Lieferung 18, Lepidoptera IV. - — 1(18):1243–1359, pls. 49–50.
Decelleria Dall'Asta, 1981 Genus Dall'Asta U. 1981b. Nouveaux genres et nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 95(4):733–764.
Dicranuropsis Felder, 1874 Genus 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.
Dulichia Walker, 1855 Unavailable name 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.
Dura Moore, 1879 Genus  
Dyasma Collenette, 1960 Genus Collenette C. L. 1960b. Some new Lymantriidae from the Congo. - Lambillionea 60(11–12):95–106, pl. 1.
Eala Collenette, 1937 Genus Collenette C. L. 1937a. Lymantriidae from the Belgian Congo. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 29(4):421–425, pl. 6.
Ela Walker, 1862 Synonym of genus  
Eloria Walker, 1855 Genus  
Eopirga Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Epeuproctis Matsumura, 1927 Synonym of genus  
Erasta Gistl, 1848 Synonym of genus  
Erika Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Eudasychira Möschler, 1887 Genus Möschler H. B. 1887. Beiträge zur Schmetterlings-Fauna der Goldküste. - Abhandlungen der Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft 15(1):49–100, pl. 1.
Euphrostis Lucas, 1890 Unavailable name  
Euproctidion Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6:373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568; pls. 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
Euproctilla Aurivillius, 1904 Genus Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Euproctillina Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Euproctillopsis Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Euproctis Hübner, 1819 Genus  
Euproctoides Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)7:530–576.
Euprotillina Hering, 1926 Unavailable name  
Fanala Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Gallienica Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Girpa Aurivillius, 1892 Unavailable name Aurivillius C. 1892. Verzeichniss einer von Herrn Fritz Theorin aus Gabon und dem Gebiete des Camerunflusses heimgebrachten Schmetterlings-Sammlung. II. Heterocera. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 13:181–200.
Gogana Walker, 1866 Synonym of genus  
Grammoa Aurivillius, 1904 Genus Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Griveaudyria Viette, 1984 Genus Viette P. 1984. Changement d'un nom du groupe genre : Lepidoptera Lymantriidae de Madagascar. - Lambillionea 83 (1983)(11–12):85.
Gynaephora Hübner, 1819 Synonym of genus  
Gynophora Agassiz, 1847 Synonym of genus  
Harapa Moore, 1879 Synonym of genus  
Hemerocampa Dyar, 1897 Genus  
Hemerophanes Collenette, 1953 Genus Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561–578, pl. 13.
Heptaptosis Talbot, 1929 Genus Talbot G. 1929a. New moths from the islands of St. Thomas and Principe. - Bulletin of the Hill Museum 3:57–61, pl. 2.
Heteronygmia Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6:373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568; pls. 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
Hipogymna Hübenr, 1806 Unavailable name  
Homalomeria Strand, 1910 Unavailable name  
Homaroa Collenette, 1956 Synonym of genus Collenette C. L. 1956b. A catalogue of the Lymantriidae of Madagascar (Lepidoptera). - Le Naturaliste malgache 7 (1955)(2):167–179, pl. 3.
Homochira Hampson, 1905 Genus Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
Homoeomeria Wallengren, 1865 Genus  
Hondella Moore, 1883 Synonym of genus  
Houdella Swinhoe, 1923 Unavailable name  
Hyaloperina Aurivillius, 1904 Genus Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Hypogyma Hemming, 1937 Unavailable name  
Hypogymna Billberg, 1820 Synonym of genus  
Hypogymnia Hübner, 1825 Unavailable name  
Hysibada Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Imaus Moore, 1879 Genus  
Jabaina Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Jacksonia Collenette, 1937 Unavailable name Collenette C. L. 1937b. New African Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 20(120):603–617, pl. 13.
Jacksoniana Nye, 1980 Genus  
Kanchia Moore, 1883 Genus  
Kintana Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Knappetra Nye, 1980 Genus  
Kunusara Nye, 1980 Genus  
Labordea Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Lacida Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus 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.
Lacipa Walker, 1855 Genus  
Laelaroa Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Laelia Stephens, 1828 Genus  
Laelioides Moore, 1883 Synonym of genus  
Laeliolina Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Laeliophila Hering, 1932 Synonym of genus Hering E. M. 1932a. Neue Heteroceren aus Afrika. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 22(1):102–117, pls. 1–2.
Laelioproctis Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Lanitra Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Laria Schrank, 1802 Unavailable name  
Lemuriana Griveaud, 1976 Unavailable name Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Lepidolacipa Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Lepidopalpus Janse, 1915 Genus Janse A. J. T. 1915a. Contribution towards our knowledge of the South African Lymantriidae. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 5(1):1–67.
Leptaroa Hampson, 1910 Genus 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.
Leptepilepta Collenette, 1929 Genus Collenette C. L. 1929. A new genus and five new species of Lymantriidae. - The Entomologist 62(12):274–279.
Leucoma Hübner, 1822 Genus  
Leucoperina Aurivillius, 1909 Synonym of genus Aurivillius C. 1909a. Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika 9. - Arkiv för Zoologi 5(5):1–29.
Leucoperina Aurivillius, 1909 Genus  
Leucosia Rambur, 1866 Synonym of genus  
Liparis Ochsenheimer, 1810 Unavailable name  
Liparodonta Hering, 1927 Synonym of genus 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.
Liparus Harris, 1841 Unavailable name  
Lomadonta Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6:373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568; pls. 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
Lopera Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus 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.
Lymantica Collenette, 1936 Genus Collenette C. L. 1936b. New Lymantriidae from Madagascar. - Novitates Zoologicae 40(1):153–168; pl. 12.
Lymantria Hübner, 1819 Genus  
Lymantriades Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)7:530–576.
Macrolaelia Aurivillius, 1925 Genus Aurivillius C. 1925b. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der zweiten Deutschen Zentralafrika-Expedition 1910–1911 unter Führung Adolf Friedrichs, Herzog zu Mecklenburg. Band 1 Zoologie, Lieferung 18, Lepidoptera IV. - — 1(18):1243–1359, pls. 49–50.
Madema Griveaud, 1977 Genus Griveaud P. 1977. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae. - Faune de Madagascar 43(1) & (2):1–293, 295–588.
Marbla Swinhoe, 1903 Genus 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.
Marblepsis Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Marbloides Hering, 1926 Synonym of genus 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.
Masoandro Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Medama Matsumura, 1933 Synonym of genus  
Melgona Nye, 1980 Genus  
Meteuproctis Matsumura, 1927 Synonym of genus  
Micraroa Hampson, 1905 Genus Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
Microgymna Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Micromorphe Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus  
Morasa Walker, 1855 Genus 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.
Mpanjaka Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Mylantria Aurivillius, 1904 Genus Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Nagunda Moore, 1879 Synonym of genus  
Naroma Walker, 1856 Genus 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.
Neoliparina Schultze, 1934 Genus  
Neomardara Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Nioda Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Noliproctis Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Nolosia Hampson, 1900 Genus Hampson G. F. 1900a. Catalogue of the Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the collection of the British Museum II. Arctiadae: Nolinae, Lithosianae. - — 2:i–xx, 1–589.
Notohyba Holland, 1893 Synonym of genus Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6:373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568; pls. 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
Numenes Walker, 1855 Genus  
Numenoides Butler, 1879 Genus Butler A. G. 1875c. A list of the Lepidoptera referable to the genus Hypsa of Walker's list, with descriptions of new genera and species. - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1875(4):315–329.
Nygmia Hübner, 1820 Synonym of genus  
Nymphyxis Grote, 1895 Synonym of genus  
Ocneria Hübner, 1819 Genus  
Ocnerogyia Staudinger, 1892 Genus Staudinger O. 1892a. Neue Arten und Varietäten von Lepidopteren des palaearktischen Faunengebiets. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift, Iris 4 (1891)(2):224–339.
Ocybola Turner, 1912 Synonym of genus  
Odagra Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Oeneria Ramann, 1875 Unavailable name  
Ogoa Walker, 1856 Genus  
Olapa Walker, 1855 Genus 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.
Olene Hübner, 1823 Genus  
Opoboa Tessmann, 1921 Genus  
Orana Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Oreinobia Wallengren, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Orgyia Ochsenheimer, 1810 Genus  
Orithrepta Collenette, 1939 Genus  
Ornithopsyche Wallengren, 1863 Synonym of genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. III. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 7(5):137–151.
Orvasca Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Othroeda Hering, 1926 Unavailable name  
Otroeda Walker, 1854 Genus Walker F. 1854b. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum. Part II.– Lepidoptera Heterocera. - — 2:i–iv, 279–581.
Pagella Kozhanchikov, 1950 Unavailable name  
Palasea Wallengren, 1863 Genus Wallengren H. D. J. 1863. Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. III. - Wiener entomologische Monatschrift 7(5):137–151.
Pantana Walker, 1855 Genus  
Paqueta Dall'Asta, 1981 Genus Dall'Asta U. 1981b. Nouveaux genres et nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 95(4):733–764.
Parabatella Dall'Asta, 1981 Genus Dall'Asta U. 1981b. Nouveaux genres et nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 95(4):733–764.
Paramarbla Collenette, 1937 Genus Collenette C. L. 1937b. New African Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (10) 20(120):603–617, pl. 13.
Parapirga Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)7:530–576.
Paraproctis Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)7:530–576.
Paraxena Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)7:530–576.
Parocneria Dyar, 1897 Genus  
Peloroses Collenette, 1956 Genus Collenette C. L. 1956b. A catalogue of the Lymantriidae of Madagascar (Lepidoptera). - Le Naturaliste malgache 7 (1955)(2):167–179, pl. 3.
Penthophera Germar, 1812 Genus  
Penthophora Walker, 1855 Unavailable name  
Pentophera Neave, 1940 Unavailable name  
Pentophora Heylaerts, 1884 Unavailable name  
Perina Walker, 1855 Genus  
Perinetia Collenette, 1936 Synonym of genus Collenette C. L. 1936b. New Lymantriidae from Madagascar. - Novitates Zoologicae 40(1):153–168; pl. 12.
Pigetera Swinhoe, 1923 Unavailable name  
Pirga Aurivillius, 1892 Genus Aurivillius C. 1892. Verzeichniss einer von Herrn Fritz Theorin aus Gabon und dem Gebiete des Camerunflusses heimgebrachten Schmetterlings-Sammlung. II. Heterocera. - Entomologisk Tidskrift 13:181–200.
Pirgalasea Swinhoe, 1923 Unavailable name  
Pirgula Tessmann, 1921 Genus  
Pirgulina Hering, 1926 Synonym of genus  
Polymona Walker, 1855 Genus 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.
Poneopirga Berio, 1937 Synonym of genus Berio E. 1937b. Eteroceri africani apparentemente nuovi. - Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova 59:370–393.
Porthesaroa Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Porthesia Stephens, 1828 Synonym of genus  
Procodeca Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Prorodeca Walker, 1855 Unavailable name  
Psalis Hübner, 1823 Genus  
Pseudarctia Bethune-Baker, 1911 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1911a. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)7:530–576.
Pseudobazisa Bryk, 1934 Genus  
Pseudodura Strand, 1914 Synonym of genus  
Pseudogenusa Rebel, 1914 Synonym of genus Rebel H. 1914a. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Expedition R. Grauer nach Zentralafrika, Dezember 1909 bis Februar 1911. Lepidopteren. - Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 28(3–4):219–294, pls. 17–24.
Pseudonotodonta Möschler, 1887 Genus Möschler H. B. 1887. Beiträge zur Schmetterlings-Fauna der Goldküste. - Abhandlungen der Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft 15(1):49–100, pl. 1.
Pseudostracilla Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Psilochira Toxopeus, 1948 Genus  
Psilura Stephens, 1828 Synonym of genus  
Pteredoa Hampson, 1905 Genus Hampson G. F. 1905b. The moths of South Africa (part III). - Annals of the South African Museum 3(9):389–438.
Pygetera Aurivillius, 1909 Synonym of genus  
Pyramocera Butler, 1880 Genus  
Pyrrhopteryx Hering, 1941 Genus Hering E. M. 1941b. Neue Heteroceren aus dem Congo-Gebiet. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 35(1):72–84, pl. 9.
Radamaria Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Rahona Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Redoa Swinhoe, 1922 Unavailable name  
Repena Walker, 1855 Genus  
Rhodesana Bethune-Baker, 1908 Genus Bethune-Baker G. T. 1908. Descriptions of new African Heterocera. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8)2:255–264.
Rhypopterix Hering, 1927 Unavailable name  
Rhypopteryx Aurivillius, 1879 Genus 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.
Ricine Walker, 1855 Synonym of genus  
Rivotra Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Ruanda Strand, 1909 Genus Strand E. 1909d. Lepidoptera aus Deutsch-Ostafrika, gesammelt von Herrn Oberleutnant Wintgens. - Deutsche entomologische Zeitschrift, Iris 22:104–121.
Salvatgea Griveaud, 1977 Genus Griveaud P. 1977. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae. - Faune de Madagascar 43(1) & (2):1–293, 295–588.
Sankurua Collenette, 1960 Unavailable name 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.
Sapelia Swinhoe, 1903 Synonym of genus 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.
Sarothropyga Felder, 1874 Synonym of genus 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.
Sarothroryga Felder, 1874 Unavailable name 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.
Scaphocera Saalmüller, 1884 Genus Saalmüller M. 1884. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Erste Abtheilung. Rhopalocera, Heterocera: Sphinges et Bombyces. - — :1–246, pls. 1–6.
Sevastopuloa Collenette, 1960 Genus Collenette C. L. 1960a. New African Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera, Heterocera). - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (13) 3(25):91–101, pl. 1.
Sirana Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Sminthopses Hampson, 1916 Synonym of genus Hampson G. F. 1926a. Descriptions of new genera and species of Lepidoptera Phalaenae of the subfamily Noctuinae (Noctuidae) in the British Museum (Natural History). - — :1–641.
Somatoxena Aurivillius, 1904 Genus  
Somena Walker, 1856 Synonym of genus  
Sphrageidus Maes, 1984 Synonym of genus  
Sphragista Collenette, 1934 Genus  
Stenaroa Hampson, 1910 Genus Hampson G. F. 1910a. Descriptions of new African moths. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (8) 5:430–464, 465–496.
Stilpnaroma Hering, 1926 Genus 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.
Stilpnotia Westwood, 1843 Synonym of genus  
Stracena Swinhoe, 1903 Genus 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.
Stracilla Aurivillius, 1910 Genus Aurivillius C. 1910c. Lepidoptera – In: Sjöstedt, Y. (ed.) Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der schwedischen zoologischen Expedition nach dem Kilimandjaro, dem Meru und den umgebenen Massaisteppen Deutsch-Ostafrikas 1905–06. Part 9. - — 2(9):1–56, pls. 1–2.
Suarezia 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.
Sychnacedes Collenette, 1953 Genus Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561–578, pl. 13.
Synogdoa Aurivillius, 1904 Genus Aurivillius C. 1904a. Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfauna von Kamerun. 11. Lepidoptera Heterocera II. - Arkiv för Zoologi 2(4):1–68, pl. 1.
Syntaxis Hering, 1926 Synonym of genus  
Tamsita Kiriakoff, 1954 Genus Kiriakoff S. G. 1954g. Hétérocères nouveaux ou peu connus du Katanga. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 50(1–2):169–188, pls. 1–2.
Tearosoma Felder, 1874 Genus 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.
Terphothrix Holland, 1893 Genus Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6:373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568; pls. 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
Terphotrix Bryk, 1934 Unavailable name  
Tessmannia Bryk, 1915 Genus Bryk F. 1915. Neue exotische, insbesondere aethiopische Schmetterlinge. - Archiv für Naturgeschichte 81 (A)(4):1–16, pl. 1.
Thambeta Collenette, 1953 Genus Collenette C. L. 1953. Notes on African Lymantriidae, with descriptions of some new species. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (12) 6(68):561–578, pl. 13.
Thamnocera Holland, 1893 Synonym of genus Holland W. J. 1893a. Descriptions of new species and genera of West African Lepidoptera. - Psyche 6:373–376, 393–400, 411–418, 431–434, 451–454, 469–476 (…) 549–552, 565–568; pls. 10, 17, 18, 20, 21.
Thelde Walker, 1862 Synonym of genus  
Themaca Walker, 1865 Synonym of genus  
Theriophila Hering, 1932 Genus Hering E. M. 1932a. Neue Heteroceren aus Afrika. - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 22(1):102–117, pls. 1–2.
Topomesiodes Strand, 1910 Genus  
Turlina Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Turriga Walker, 1969 Synonym of genus  
Uliolepis Warren, 1897 Synonym of genus  
Urocoma Herrich-Schäffer, 1858 Synonym of genus  
Usimbara Collenette, 1955 Genus Collenette C. L. 1955a. A key to the African genera of Lymantriidae (Lepidoptera). - Transactions of the entomological Society of London 107:187–197.
Utidava Walker, 1863 Synonym of genus  
Varatra Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Viettema Griveaud, 1977 Genus Griveaud P. 1977. Insectes Lépidoptères Lymantriidae. - Faune de Madagascar 43(1) & (2):1–293, 295–588.
Vietteria Griveaud, 1977 Synonym of genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Viridichira Dall'Asta, 1981 Genus Dall'Asta U. 1981b. Nouveaux genres et nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 95(4):733–764.
Viridichirana Dall'Asta, 1981 Genus Dall'Asta U. 1981b. Nouveaux genres et nouvelles espèces de Lymantriidae africains (Lepidoptera). - Revue de Zoologie et Botanique Africaines 95(4):733–764.
Vohitra Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Volana Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.
Woerdenia Snellen, 1872 Synonym of genus 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.
Zarfa 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 (2)1:325–378, pls. 5–7.
Zavana Griveaud, 1976 Genus Griveaud P. 1976. Descriptions préliminaires de nouveaux genres et espèces de Lymantriidae malgaches (Lep.). - Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 80 (1975)(7–8):225–232.