Acronicta Ochsenheimer, 1816

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The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.

The "Americas" species-group
The tritona species-group
Subgenus Jocheaera
  • Subgenus Jocheaera (Acronicta); [NE11], 41
Subgenus Triaena
  • Subgenus Triaena (Acronicta); [NE11], 42
Subgenus Hyboma
  • Subgenus Hyboma (Acronicta); [NE11], 46
Subgenus Viminia
  • Subgenus Viminia (Acronicta); [NE11], 47
Subgenus Acronicta
  • Subgenus Acronicta (Acronicta); [NE11], 53
Subgenus Subacronicta
  • Subgenus Subacronicta (Acronicta); [NE11], 41 56
Subgenus Molybdonycta
  • Subgenus Molybdonycta (Acronicta); [NE11], 41 (note)
Subgenus Hylonycta
  • Subgenus Hylonycta (Acronicta); [NE11], 41 (note)
Subgenus Plataplecta
  • Subgenus Plataplecta (Acronicta); [NE11], 41 (note)

Unknown or unplaced taxa

  • ?marginata (Lambillion)

  • Acronycta mohina Dognin, 1897; 408; TL: Ecuador, Loja
  • Acronicta mohina; [POOLE], (missplaced)

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Some related literature:

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Keep in mind that the taxonomic information is copied from various sources, and may include many inaccuracies. Expert help is welcome.