Herminia is a genus of litter moths of the family Erebidae. The genus was described by Pierre André Latreille in 1802.[2][3][4] It was treated as a synonym for Polypogon for some time.

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Herminia tarsicrinalis
Scientific classification e
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Herminiinae
Genus: Herminia
Latreille, 1802



  1. ^ Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen, T.; Robinson, G.; Pitkin, B.; Hine, A.; Lyal, C., eds. (2003). "Herminia". The Global Lepidoptera Names Index. Natural History Museum. Retrieved January 30, 2020.
  2. ^ Lafontaine, Donald; Schmidt, Christian (March 19, 2010). "Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico". ZooKeys. 40: 26. doi:10.3897/zookeys.40.414.
  3. ^ Zahiri, Reza; et al. (2011). "Molecular phylogenetics of Erebidae (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea)". Systematic Entomology. 37: 102–124. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2011.00607.x.
  4. ^ Savela, Markku (July 5, 2019). "Herminia Latreille, [1802]". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved January 26, 2020.