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Microthyris

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Crambidae
Rank  Genus
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Subfamily  Spilomelinae
Similar  Microthyris anormalis, Lygropia, Sparagmia

Microthyris is a genus of pyraloid moths, belonging to the subfamily Spilomelinae of the grass moth family (Crambidae).

Species

  • Microthyris alvinalis (Guenée, 1854)
  • Microthyris anormalis (Guenée, 1854)
  • Microthyris asadias (Druce, 1899)
  • Microthyris lelex (Cramer, 1777)
  • Microthyris microthyralis (Snellen, 1899)
  • Microthyris miscellalis (Möschler, 1890)
  • Microthyris prolongalis (Guenée, 1854)
  • Junior synonyms of Microthyris are:

  • Crossophora Möschler, 1890 (non Meyrick, 1883: preoccupied)
  • Grossophora (lapsus)
  • Cyclocena Möschler, 1890
  • References

    Microthyris Wikipedia