Thyatirinae

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Thyatirinae
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Achlya flavicornis
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Drepanidae
Subfamily: Thyatirinae
Smith, 1893
Synonyms
  • Cymatophoridae Herrich-Schäffer, 1847
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Euthyatira lorata

The Thyatirinae, or false owlet moths, [1] are a subfamily of the moth family Drepanidae with about 200 species described. Until recently, most classifications treated this group as a separate family called Thyatiridae. [2]

Taxonomy

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Epipsestis bisociata is a moth in the family Drepanidae. It is found in Vietnam and Hunan, China.

Mimopsestis is a monotypic moth genus belonging to the subfamily Thyatirinae of the Drepanidae. It was described by Shōnen Matsumura in 1921. Its single species, Mimopsestis basalis, was described by Wileman in 1911. It is found in Japan and the Chinese provinces of Henan, Shaanxi, Hubei and Hunan.

Nemacerota is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Thyatirinae of the Drepanidae. It was first described by George Hampson in 1893.

Neotogaria is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Thyatirinae of the Drepanidae.

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Takapsestis is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Thyatirinae of the Drepanidae. It was erected by Shōnen Matsumura in 1933.

Toxoides is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Thyatirinae of the Drepanidae.

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Stenopsestis is a genus of moths belonging to the subfamily Thyatirinae of the Drepanidae. It was described by Yoshimoto in 1983.

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Wernya thailandica is a moth in the family Drepanidae. It was described by Yoshimoto in 1987. It is found in Thailand, Vietnam and Yunnan, China.

References

  1. "Family Drepanidae (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)". Butterflies and Moths of North America. Retrieved 11 December 2019.
  2. "Subfamily Thyatirinae - False Owlet Moths - BugGuide.Net". bugguide.net. Retrieved 11 December 2019.