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Paracles Walker, 1855
Paracles Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 3: 717, TS: Paracles contraria Walker
Motada Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 4: 924, TS: Motada lateralis Walker
Laora Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 6: 1482, TS: Laora antennata Walker
Massicyta Walker, 1856; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 7: 1712, TS: Massicyta fusca Walker
Borseba Walker, [1865]; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 31: 318, TS: Borseba surgens Walker
Palustra Bar, 1873; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 3 : 300, TS: Palustra laboulbeni Bar
Altimaenas Dyar, 1913; Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 45 (2006) : 642, TS: Altimaenas tapina Dyar
Pachylaelia (Liparidae)Butler, 1878; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1878 (1) : 63
Pachylaelia (Lymantriidae) ;
Pachylaelia (Arctiinae) ; Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980, Generic Names of Moths of the World, 2: 137
Laora ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 225; Strand, 1919, Lepidopterorum Catalogus, 22: 131
Paracles ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 450
Altimaenas ; Strand, 1919, Lepidopterorum Catalogus, 22: 278
Paracles (Arctiinae) ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32
Misidentified/misapplied:
Antarctia; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 444

Paracles tolimensis (Dognin, 1912)
Colombia. See [About maps] Maenas tolimensis Dognin, 1912; Mém. Soc. Ent. Belg. 19 : 130
Paracles tolimensis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles gigantea (Jones, 1908)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia gigantea Jones, 1908; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1908 (1) : 150
Paracles gigantea ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles palmeri (Rothschild, 1910)
Colombia. See [About maps] Antarctia palmeri Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 177, TL: Colombia
Paracles palmeri ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles quadrata (Rothschild, 1910)
Paraguay. See [About maps] Antarctia quadrata Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 177, TL: Sapucay, Paraguay
Paracles quadrata ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles lateralis (Walker, 1855)
Brazil. See [About maps] Motada lateralis Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 4: 924, TL: Rio Janeiro
Antarctia lateralis ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 446
Paracles lateralis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles steinbachi (Rothschild, 1910)
Argentina. See [About maps] Antarctia steinbachi Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 179, TL: Buenos Aires; Corrientes, Argentina
Paracles steinbachi ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles ubiana (Druce, 1898)
Panama. See [About maps] Antarctia ubiana Druce, 1898; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 1 (2): 148, TL: Panama, Chiriqui
Laora ubiana ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 511, pl. 51, f. 12
Paracles ubiana ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles phaeocera (Hampson, 1905)
Paraguay. See [About maps] Antarctia phaeocera Hampson, 1905; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 15 (89) : 448
Paracles phaeocera ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles obscurior (Schaus, 1933)
Colombia. See [About maps] Antarctia obscurior Schaus, 1933; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (10) 11: 586
Paracles obscurior ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles discalis (Reich, 1933)
Ecuador. See [About maps] Antarctia discalis Reich, 1933; Int. ent. Zs. 27: 365
Paracles discalis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles juruana (Butler, 1878)
Amazons. See [About maps] Motada juruana Butler, 1878; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1878 (1) : 53, TL: Amazons, R. Jurua
Maenas juruana ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 252, pl. 43, f. 3; Rothschild, 1910, Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118
Paracles juruana ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles klagesi (Rothschild, 1910)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia klagesi Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 178, TL: Fonte Boa, Upper Amazons
Paracles klagesi ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles azollae (Berg, 1877)
Argentina. See [About maps] Palustra azollae Berg, 1877; Ann. Soc. Ent. Fr. (5) 7 : 191
Maenas azollae ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 253, pl. 43, f. 18; Rothschild, 1910, Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118
Paracles azollae ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles palustris (Jörgensen, 1935)
Paraguay. See [About maps] Antarctia palustris Jörgensen, 1935; An. Mus. Argent. Cienc. nat. 38: 105
Paracles palustris ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles cnethocampoides (Rothschild, 1910)
Argentina. See [About maps] Antarctia cnethocampoides Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 179, TL: Salta, N. Argentina
Paracles cnethocampoides ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles vivida (Rothschild, 1910)
Venezuela. See [About maps] Antarctia vivida Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 178, TL: Caracas, Venezuela
Paracles vivida ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles fervida (Schaus, 1901)
Brazil (Rio Grande do Sul). See [About maps] Antarctia fervida Schaus, 1901; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 7 (39) : 269, TL: Brazil, Castro Paranña
Antarctia fervida ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 447, pl. 39, f. 20
Paracles fervida ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles uniformis (Jones, 1912)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia uniformis Jones, 1912; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1912 (2) : 421
Paracles uniformis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles emerita (Schaus, 1933)
Paraguay. See [About maps] Antarctia emerita Schaus, 1933; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (10) 11: 586
Paracles emerita ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles persimilis (Burmeister, 1878)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia persimilis Burmeister, 1878; Descr. phys. Rép. Arg. 5: 452
Antarctia persimilis ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 447, pl. 39, f. 4
Paracles persimilis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles fusca (Walker, 1856)
Brazil, Argentina. See [About maps] Massicyta fusca Walker, 1856; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 7: 1712, TL: Brazil
Antarctia multifarior Burmeister, 1878; Descr. phys. Rép. Arg. 5: 452
Antarctia fusca ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 445, pl. 49, f. 15
Paracles fusca ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles affinis (Rothschild, 1910)
Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, ...). See [About maps] Maenas affinis Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118, TL: Petropolis
Paracles affinis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles burmeisteri (Berg, 1877)
Argentina. See [About maps] Palustra burmeisteri Berg, 1877; An. Soc. cient. Argent. 3 : 228
Maenas burmeisteri ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 252; Rothschild, 1910, Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118
Paracles burmeisteri ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Larva on Potamogeton Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 252


Paracles ockendeni (Rothschild, 1910)
Peru. See [About maps] Antarctia ockendeni Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 178, TL: Santo Domingo, Carabaya, SE.Peru
Paracles ockendeni ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles bilinea (Schaus, 1901)
Brazil. See [About maps] Maenas bilinea Schaus, 1901; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 7 (39) : 269, TL: Brazil, Petropolis
Maenas bilinea ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 252, pl. 43, f. 21; Rothschild, 1910, Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118
Paracles bilinea ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles laboulbeni (Bar, 1873)
Amazonas, Surinam, Argentina. See [About maps] Palustra laboulbeni Bar, 1873; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 3 : 301, pl. 8(2), f. 1-8, TL: French Guiana
Palustra argentina Berg, 1877; An. Soc. cient. Argent. 3 : 233, TL: Argentina
Pachylaelia translucida Butler, 1878; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1878 (1) : 63, TL: [Amazonas] Prainha
Paracles laboulbeni, Arctiinae and Pericopinae of French Guyana [Pierre Zagatti]
Maenas laboulbeni ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 251; Rothschild, 1910, Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118
Paracles laboulbeni ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Larva on Mayaca fluviatilis Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 252


Paracles tenuis (Berg, 1877)
Argentina. See [About maps] Palustra tenuis Berg, 1877; Ann. Soc. Ent. Fr. (5) 7 : 193
Maenas tenuis ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 512, pl. 51, f. 8; Rothschild, 1910, Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118
Uruguay Paracles tenuis tenuis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32
P. t. sinelinea (Dognin, 1923)
Colombia Maenas sinelinea Dognin, 1923; Hét. nouv. Am. Sud 21: 21
Paracles tenuis sinelinea ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles haenschi (Rothschild, 1910)
Ecuador. See [About maps] Antarctia haenschi Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 179, TL: Santo Inéz, Ecuador
Paracles haenschi ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles postflavida (Rothschild, 1922)
Peru. See [About maps] Palustra postflavida Rothschild, 1922; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 9 (53) : 494
Paracles postflavida ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles thursbyi (Rothschild, 1910)
Argentina (Patagonia). See [About maps] Antarctia thursbyi Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 178, TL: Valley de Lago Blanco, Chubut, Patagonia
Paracles thursbyi ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles alonia (Schaus, 1933)
Brazil. See [About maps] Maenas alonia Schaus, 1933; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (10) 11: 585
Paracles alonia ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles costata (Burmeister, 1878)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia costata Burmeister, 1878; Descr. phys. Rép. Arg. 5: 451
Motada bergi Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 142, TL: Brazil, Petropolis
Antarctia costata ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 446, pl. 49, f. 11
Paracles costata ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles vulpecula (Dognin, 1907)
Peru. See [About maps] Antarctia vulpecula Dognin, 1907; Ann. Soc. Ent. Belg. 51 (7): 230
Paracles vulpecula ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles marcona (Schaus, 1933)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia marcona Schaus, 1933; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (10) 11: 587
Paracles marcona ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles sericea (Schaus, 1896)
Brazil. See [About maps] Palustra sericea Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 142
Antarctia sericea ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 448, pl. 49, f. 14
Brazil Antarctia brunneivenis Strand, 1919; Lepidopterorum Catalogus, 22: 314
Paracles sericea sericea ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32
P. s. romani (Bryk, 1953)
Brazil Antarctia romani Bryk, 1953; Arkiv. Zool. (2) 5 (1): 210
Paracles sericea romani ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles valstana (Schaus, 1933)
Argentina. See [About maps] Antarctia valstana Schaus, 1933; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (10) 11: 587
Paracles valstana ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles nitida (Jones, 1908)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia nitida Jones, 1908; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1908 (1) : 150
Paracles nitida ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles honora (Schaus, 1896)
Colombia, Brazil. See [About maps] Motada honora Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 142
Antarctia honora ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 446, pl. 49, f. 22
Paracles honora ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles brunnea (Hübner, [1831])
Brazil, Argentina, Patagonia. See [About maps] Antarctia brunnea Hübner, [1831]; Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 3 : [7], : pl. 70, f. 403-404
Antarctia severula Strand, 1919; Lepidopterorum Catalogus, 22: 313
Motada amaryllis Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 142
Antarctia brunnea ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 449, f. 187
Paracles brunnea ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Larva on Xanthium spinosus, Gaillardia scabiosoides, Scleropus amarantoides Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 449


Paracles cajetani (Rothschild, 1910)
Uruguay. See [About maps] Antarctia cajetani Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 180, TL: Monte Video
Paracles cajetani ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles paula (Schaus, 1896)
Brazil. See [About maps] Motada paula Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 142
Antarctia paula ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 447, pl. 39, f. 21
Paracles paula ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles vulpina (Hübner, [1825])
Uruguay, Argentina. See [About maps] Antarctia vulpina Hübner, [1825]; Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : pl. [193], f. 1-4
Arctia pallicosta Boisduval, 1859; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (3) 7 : clviii
Palustra uruguayensis Berg, 1886; Bull. Soc. Ent. Fr. (6) 5 : 212
Antarctia vulpina ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 448
Paracles vulpina ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles plectoides (Maassen, 1890)
Colombia. See [About maps] Purius plectoides Maassen, 1890; in Reiss & Stübel, Reisen Süd-Am. Lep.: 42, 131, pl. 5, f. 2, TL: Colombia
Paracles plectoides ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles felderi (Rothschild, 1910)
Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, ...). See [About maps] Antarctia felderi Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 180, TL: Rio de Janeiro
Paracles felderi ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles contraria Walker, 1855
Amazons. See [About maps] Paracles contraria Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 3: 717, TL: [Brazil] Para
Paracles contraria, Arctiinae and Pericopinae of French Guyana [Pierre Zagatti]
Paracles contraria ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 450, f. 188; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles pectinalis Jones, 1908²
Brazil. See [About maps] pectinalis Jones, 1908²; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1908 (1) : 150
Paracles pectinalis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles flavescens (Schaus, 1896)
Brazil. See [About maps] Carama flavescens Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 57
Paracles flavescens ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles fosteri (Hampson, 1905)
Paraguay. See [About maps] Maenas fosteri Hampson, 1905; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 15 (89) : 446
Paracles fosteri ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles aurantiaca (Rothschild, 1910)
Bolivia, Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, Minas Geraes), Paraguay. See [About maps] Antarctia aurantiaca Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 179, TL: Bolivia; Paraguay; Rio de Janeiro; Minas Geraes
Paracles aurantiaca ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles peruviana (Rothschild, 1910)
Peru. See [About maps] Antarctia peruviana Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 180, TL: Agualani, Tinguri, and Rio Inambari, S.E. Peru
Paracles peruviana ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles severa (Berg, 1875)
Argentina. See [About maps] Antarctia severa Berg, 1875; Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 49 (4) : 209
?Antarctia severa Berg, 1875; Acta Acad. Nac. Cordova, 1 (4): 76
Paracles severa ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles fulvicollis (Hampson, 1905)
Chile. See [About maps] Antarctia fulvicollis Hampson, 1905; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 15 (89) : 448
Paracles fulvicollis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles rudis Butler, 1882
Chile. See [About maps] Paracles rudis Butler, 1882; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1): 5, TL: Chili, Valparaiso
Laora latior Butler, 1882; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1): 5, TL: Chile, Valparaiso
Laora angustior Butler, 1882; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1): 6, TL: Chile, Valparaiso
Laora tegulata Butler, 1882; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1): 6, TL: Chile, Valparaiso
Laora obscura Butler, 1882; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1): 7, TL: Chile, Valparaiso
Laora variabilis Philippi, 1887; Bol. Soc. nat Agric. Santiago 18: 3 or 754?, f. 2, TL: Chile
Mallocephala latior ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 443, pl. 49, f. 10
Antarctia rudis ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 448, pl. 50, f. 1
Paracles rudis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles reversa (Jones, 1908)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia reversa Jones, 1908; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1908 (1) : 150
Paracles reversa ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles venata (Schaus, 1894)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia venata Schaus, 1894; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 233
Antarctia venata ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 449, pl. 50, f. 17
Paracles venata ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles bogotensis (Dognin, 1916)
Colombia. See [About maps] Mallocephala bogotensis Dognin, 1916; Hét. nouv. Am. Sud 11: 8
Paracles bogotensis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles magna (Rothschild, 1910)
N.Argentina. See [About maps] Mallocephala magna Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 177, TL: Salta, North Argentina
Paracles magna ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles brittoni (Rothschild, 1910)
Argentina. See [About maps] Mallocephala brittoni Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 177, TL: La Soledad, Entre Rios, Argentina
Paracles brittoni ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles deserticola (Berg, 1875)
Argentina, Patagonia. See [About maps] Bombyx deserticola Berg, 1875; Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 49 (4) : 212
?Bombyx deserticola Berg, 1875; Acta Acad. Nac. Cordova, 1 (4): 78, (7): 157
Mallocephala deserticola ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 444, f. 185
Paracles deserticola ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles fosterana Watson & Goodger, 1986,:REF#: 32 (repl. _Antarctia fosteri_ Rothschild, 1910)
Paraguay. See [About maps] Antarctia fosteri Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 179 (preocc. Maenas fosteri Hampson, 1905), TL: Sapucay, Paraguay

Paracles insipida (Rothschild, 1910)
Argentina. See [About maps] Mallocephala insipida Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 177, TL: La Gama, Argentina
Paracles insipida ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles amarga (Schaus, 1933)
Argentina. See [About maps] Antarctia amarga Schaus, 1933; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (10) 11: 586
Paracles amarga ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles antennata (Walker, 1855)
Colombia. See [About maps] Laora antennata Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 6: 1482, TL: Sante Fé de Bogota
Laora antennata ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 225, f. 130
Paracles antennata ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles peruensis (Dognin, 1907)
Peru. See [About maps] Maenas peruensis Dognin, 1907; Ann. Soc. Ent. Belg. 51 (7): 228
Paracles peruensis ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles lehmanni (Rothschild, 1910)
Colombia. See [About maps] Antarctia lehmanni Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 180, TL: Popayan, Colombia
Paracles lehmanni ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles albescens (Hampson, 1901)
Venezuela, Peru. See [About maps] Maenas albescens Hampson, 1901; Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 247, 250, pl. 43, f. 20
Paracles albescens ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles surgens (Walker, [1865])
Colombia, Peru. See [About maps] Borseba surgens Walker, [1865]; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 31: 318, TL: Bogota
Maenas surgens ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 251, pl. 43, f. 17; Rothschild, 1910, Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 118
Paracles surgens ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles toulgoeti Watson & Goodger, 1986
Brazil (Minas Geraes, ...). See [About maps] Paracles toulgoeti Watson & Goodger, 1986; Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32 (repl. Mallocephala venata Rothschild, 1910)
Mallocephala venata Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 177 (preocc. Antarctia venata Schaus, 1894), TL: Preto, Minas Geraes
Paracles venata ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles pallidivena (Schaus, 1904)
Brazil. See [About maps] Antarctia pallidivena Schaus, 1904; Trans. Amer. ent. Soc. 30 : 138
Paracles pallidivena ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles dukinfieldia (Schaus, 1896)
Brazil. See [About maps] Motada dukinfieldia Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 142, TL: Brazil, Castro Paraña
Antarctia ducinfieldia[sic, recte dukinfieldia] ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 449, pl. 49, f. 9
Paracles dukinfieldia ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles variegata (Schaus, 1896)
Brazil. See [About maps] Motada variegata Schaus, 1896; J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 143
Antarctia variegata ; Hampson, 1901, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 445, pl. 49, f. 13
Paracles variegata ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles tapina (Dyar, 1913)
Peru. See [About maps] Altimaenas tapina Dyar, 1913; Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 45 (2006) : 642, TL: Coropuna, Peru
Paracles tapina ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles elongata (Rothschild, 1922)
Peru. See [About maps] Palustra elongata Rothschild, 1922; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 9 (53) : 493
Paracles elongata ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles imitatrix (Rothschild, 1922)
Peru. See [About maps] Mallocephala imitatrix Rothschild, 1922; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 9 (53) : 493
Mallocephala ab. griseola Rothschild, 1922; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 9 (53) : 493
Mallocaphala ab. luteola Rothschild, 1922; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 9 (53) : 493
Paracles imitatrix ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles herbuloti (Toulgoët, 1975)
-. See [About maps] Antarctia herbuloti Toulgoët, 1975; Nouv. Rev. Ent. 5: 75
Ecuador Paracles herbuloti herbuloti ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32
P. h. nadiae (Toulgoët, 1978)
Ecuador Altimaenas nadiae Toulgoët, 1978; Nouv. Rev. Ent. 8: 395
Paracles herbuloti nadiae ; Watson & Goodger, 1986, Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 32

Paracles laguerrei Toulgoët, 2000
Bolivia. See [About maps] Paracles laguerrei Toulgoët, 2000; Lambillionea 100 (1): 138
Paracles laguerrei ; [Benoit Vincent]


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Antarctia marmorata Rothschild, 1910; Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 178, TL: Oconeque, Carabaya, SE.Peru


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References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[Benoit Vincent]
Institut de recherche criminelle de la Gendarmerie nationale /Forensic Science Institute; Département Entomologie / Forensic entomology department; Fort de Rosny; 1, bd. Théophile Sueur; 93 111 ROSNY SOUS BOIS Cedex; Tel.: 33(0)1 58 66 50 92; Fax : 33(0)1 58 66 50 27
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[Pierre Zagatti]
WWW pages; Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of the French Antilles; e-mail: Pierre Zagatti
[²]
This may require parentheses or not. I don't have the necessary information for this taxon.


Some related literature:
Bar, 1873
Sur un genre nouveau de Lépidoptères de la tribu de Bombycides et dont la chenille est aquatique Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 3 : 297-306
Berg, 1875
Lepidópteros patagónicos. Observados en el viage de 1874 Acta Acad. Nac. Cordova, 1 (4): 63-102, (7): 155-158
Suplemento a la descripción de los lepidópteros patagónicos
Berg, 1875
Patagonische Lepidopteren beobachtet auf einer Reise im Jahre 1874 Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 49 (4) : 191-247
Berg, 1877
Estudios Lepidopterológicus acerce de la fauna Argentina y oriental An. Soc. cient. Argent. 3 : 228-242, pl. [1]
Berg, 1877
Descriptions de deux nouveaux Lépidoptères de la famille des Arctiadae Ann. Soc. Ent. Fr. (5) 7 : 189-194
Berg, 1886
[une nouvelle espèce de Bombycide] Bull. Soc. Ent. Fr. (6) 5 : ccxii-ccxiii,[212-213]
Boisduval, 1859
[communications] Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (3) 7 : cliv-clviii
Bryk, 1953
Lepidoptera aus dem Amazonasgebiete und aus Peru gesammelt von Dr. Douglas Melin und Dr. Abraham Roman Arkiv. Zool. (2) 5 (1): 1-268
Burmeister, 1878
Description physique de la République Argentine d'après des observations personelles et étrangeres. 5. Lépidoptères. Première partie. Contenant les diurnes, crépusculaires et bombycoïdes Descr. phys. Rép. Arg. 5: vi, 526pp
Butler, 1878
On the Lepidoptera of the Amazons, collected by Dr. James W. H. Trail during the years 1873 to 1875. Part II Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1878 (1) : 39-84, pl. 3
Butler, 1882
Heterocerous Lepidoptera collected in Chili by Thomas Edmonds Esq. Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1): 1-30, pl. 1, (2): 113-139, (3): 339-427
Dognin, 1907
Hétérocères nouveaux de l'Amérique du Sud Ann. Soc. Ent. Belg. 51 (7): 223-241
Dognin, 1912
Hétérocères nouveaux de l'Amérique du Sud Mém. Soc. Ent. Belg. 19 : 121-177
Dognin, 1916
Hétérocères nouveaux de l'Amérique du Sud Hét. nouv. Am. Sud 11: 17pp
Dognin, 1923
Hétérocères nouveaux de l'Amérique du Sud Hét. nouv. Am. Sud 21: 38pp
Druce, 1898
Description of some new species of Heterocera Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 1 (2): 146-149, (3): 207-215
Dyar, 1913
Results of the Yale Peruvian expedition of 1911. Lepidoptera Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 45 (2006) : 627-649
Hampson, 1901
Catalogue of the Arctiadae (Arctianae) and Agaristidae in the collection of the British Museum (Nat. Hist.) Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : i-xix, 1-690, pl. 36-54
Hampson, 1905
Description of new genera and species of Syntomidae, Arctiadae, Agaristidae, and Noctuidae Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 15 (89) : 425-453
Hübner, [1825]
Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge, Vol. 2 ([1819] - [1827]) Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : pl. [90], [180], [223] (1819), : pl. [2], [12], [16], [78], [141], [182] (1820), : pl. [11], [13], [24], [77], [83], [97], [102-103], [108-109], [116-117], [122], [147], [150], [164], [183], [195], [197], [212-214] (1821), : pl. [14], [18-19], [26], [38-39], [43], [68], [70-71], [74], [84], [86], [92], [94-95], [106], [114], [121], [161], [169], [174], [177-178], [184], [194], [200], [204-205], [207-208], [210] (1821), : pl. [33], [72], [76], [115], [131], [138-139], [153], [198], [211], [218], [220] (1822), : pl. [32], [75], [81], [93], [105], [129] (1822), : pl. [1], [6], [22-23], [25], [27], [29-31], [34-37], [40-42], [48], [50-53], [56], [58-59], [64-66], [69], [73], [87], [89], [91], [96], [98-101], [110], [124], [128], [130], [132-137], [142], [155-158], [160], [162-163], [165-167], [170-173], [175-176], [187-188], [196], [199], [201-202], [206], [215-216], [219], [222], [224] (1823), : pl. [54], [118], [143], [149], [159] [179], [181], [185], [203], [217] (1824), : pl. [3-5], [8-10], [15], [20], [45], [49], [55], [60], [62-63], [67], [79-80], [88], [104], [111-113], [120], [125], [127], [140], [144-146], [148], [151-152], [154], [168], [189-193], [221], [225] (1825), : pl. [7], [17], [21], [28], [44], [46-47], [57], [61], [82], [123], [126] (1826), : pl. [85], [119], [186], [209] (1827), : (Index Systematicus) [1-4] (1827-1832)
Hübner, [1831]
Zuträge zur Sammlung exotischer Schmettlinge, Vol. 3 [1824-] 1825 [-1831] Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 3 : [1-3], 4-6, [7], 8-40, [41-48] (1827 - 1831), : pl. [70-100], f. 401-582 (1824), : pl. [101-103], f. 583-600 (1825)
Jones, 1908
Descriptions of New Species of Lepidoptera-Heterocera from South-east Brazil Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1908 (1) : 143-176
Jones, 1912
Descriptions of New Species of Lepidoptera-Heterocera from South-east Brazil Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1912 (2) : 419-444
Jörgensen, 1935
Lepidópteros nuevos o raros de la Argentina y del Paraguay An. Mus. Argent. Cienc. nat. 38: 85-130
Maassen, 1890
Reisen in Süd-Amerika. Lepidopteren... 1868-77 in Reiss & Stübel, Reisen Süd-Am. Lep.: xi + 182pp
Reich, 1933
Neue südamerikanische Arctiiden Int. ent. Zs. 27: 364-366
Rothschild, 1910
Catalogue of the Arctianae in the Tring museum, with notes and descriptions of new species Novit. Zool. 17 (1): 1-85, (2): 113-171
Rothschild, 1910
Descriptions of new species of Arctianae in the Tring Museum Novit. Zool. 17 (2): 172-188
Rothschild, 1922
A preliminary list of the Arctiinae of Pará Brazil, and a few from other localities Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 9 (53) : 457-494
Schaus, 1894
On new species of Heterocera from Tropical America Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 225-243
Schaus, 1896
New species of Heterocera J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 51-60
Schaus, 1896
New species of American Heterocera J. N.Y. Ent. Soc. 4 : 130-145
Schaus, 1901
Descriptions of some new Species of Heterocera Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7) 7 (39) : 265-270
Schaus, 1904
New species of American Heterocera Trans. Amer. ent. Soc. 30 : 135-179
Schaus, 1933
New species of Heterocera in the National Museum, I Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (10) 11: 566-587
Strand, 1919
Arciidae: Subfam. Arctiinae Lepidopterorum Catalogus, 22: [1]-415
Toulgoët, 1975
Description d'une nouvelle arctiide d'Amériques latine Nouv. Rev. Ent. 5: 75-77
Toulgoët, 1978
Description d'une sous-espèce nouvelle d'arctiide d'Amerique latine Nouv. Rev. Ent. 8: 395-396
Walker, 1855; Walker, 1856
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 1: 1-278 (1854), 2: 279-581 (1854), 3: 583-775 (1855), 4: 777-976 (1855), 5: 977-1258 (1855), 6: 1259-1508 (1855), 7: 1509-1808 (1856)
Walker, [1865]
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 31: 1-322 ([1865]), 32: 323-706 (1865), 33: 707-1120 (1865), 34: 1121-1534 ([1866]), 35: 1535-2040 (1866)
Watson & Goodger, 1986
Catalogue of the Neotropical Tigermoths Occ. papers on syst. entomology 1: 1-71


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