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Taxonavigation: Noctuoidea

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Ditrysia
Sectio: Cossina
Subsectio: Bombycina
Superfamilia: Noctuoidea

Familia: Erebidae
Subfamilia: Arctiinae
Tribus: Arctiini - Lithosiini - Syntomini - incertae sedis
[list of tribus after Lafontaine & Fibiger (2006)]

After Zahiri et al. 2012:
Amerilini- Arctiini- Lithosiini- Syntomini

Not traditional taxa of a tribe level[edit]

Amerilini - Euchaetini - Micrarctiini - Nyctemerini
(after Dubatolov, 2010)


Amerilini is related to Callimorphini or Callimorphina

Micrarctiini sometimes are included in Arctiini or Arctiina

Nyctemerini sometimes are included in Callimorphini or Callimorphina

former subfamiliae of Arctiidae: Arctiinae - Lithosiinae - Pericopinae - Syntominae - Unassigned


Arctiinae Leach, [1815] (as Arctides)



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Vernacular names[edit]

日本語: ヒトリガ亜科
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