Taxon profile


Erebidae Leach, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  superfamily Noctuoidea

Functions restricted to taxon Erebidae

Important groups

Lymantriinae - tussock moths, Arctiinae - tiger moths

Included taxa

Number of records: 18

subfamily Aganainae Boisduval, 1833
subfamily Anobinae Holloway, 2005
subfamily Arctiinae Leach, 1815 - tiger moths
subfamily Boletobiinae Grote, 1895
subfamily Calpinae Boisduval, 1840
subfamily Erebinae Leach, 1815
subfamily Eulepidotinae Grote, 1895
subfamily Herminiinae Leach, 1815
subfamily Hypeninae Herrich-Schäffer, 1851
subfamily Hypenodinae Forbes, 1954
subfamily Hypocalinae Guenée, 1852
subfamily Lymantriinae Hampson, 1893 - tussock moths
subfamily Pangraptinae Grote, 1882
subfamily Rivulinae Grote, 1895
subfamily Scolecocampinae Grote, 1883
subfamily Scoliopteryginae Herrich-Schäffer, 1852
subfamily Tinoliinae Moore, 1885
subfamily Toxocampinae Guenée, 1852

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