Atethmia is a genus of moths of the family Noctuidae. The genus was erected by Jacob Hübner in 1821.[1][2][3]

Atethmia centrago FvL.jpg
Atethmia centrago
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Cuculliinae
Genus: Atethmia
Hübner, [1821]
  • Brachycosmia Bulter, 1890



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  3. ^ Pitkin, Brian & Jenkins, Paul (November 5, 2004). "Atethmia Hübner, 1821". Butterflies and Moths of the World. Natural History Museum, London. Retrieved January 23, 2021.
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