Laspeyria

Laspeyria is a genus of moths of the family Erebidae erected by Ernst Friedrich Germar in 1810.[1]

Laspeyria
Laspeyria flexula.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Boletobiinae
Genus: Laspeyria
Germar, 1810
Synonyms
  • Aventia Duponchel, 1829
  • Colposia Hübner, [1823]
  • Laspeyresia R. L. [Reichenbach], 1817

TaxonomyEdit

The genus has previously been classified in the subfamilies Catocalinae or Calpinae within either the families Erebidae or Noctuidae.

SpeciesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zahiri, Reza; et al. (2011). "Molecular phylogenetics of Erebidae (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea)". Systematic Entomology. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2011.00607.x.