Puneet Varma

Micrarctia

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Superfamily  Noctuoidea
Rank  Genus
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Family  Erebidae
People also search for  Centrarctia, Lithosarctia, Divarctia

Micrarctia is a genus of tiger moths in the family Erebidae. It includes a single species, M. trigona (Leech), from Chinese Qinghai and Sichuan.

Taxonomy

In the 20th century, this genus name was used for many small tiger moths from different subtribes, which were later separated into their own genera: Palearctia, Sibirarctia, Sinoarctia, Lithosarctia, Sinowatsonia.

References

Micrarctia Wikipedia


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