ACONTIINAE of Australia
including ANOBINAE,   AUTOBAINAE,   BAGISARINAE,   BOLETOBIINAE,   and EUSTROTIINAE
EREBIDAE,    NOCTUOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

ACONTIINAE

caterpillars
  
ACONTIINAE

pupae
  
ACONTIINAE

moths
  
ACONTIINAE

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In the Nielsen et al., this is listed as a subfamily of NOCTUIDE, but following the more recent paper Molecular phylogenetics of Erebidae (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea) here this group of species is treated as a subfamily of EREBIDAE:

Some common Australian species of the 170 in ACONTIINAE are:

Acontia clerana : White Shoulder
Acontia crocata
Acontia detrita : Marbled Shoulder
Acontia elaeoa
Acontia nivipicta : Blotched Shoulder
Acontia thapsina

Alypophanes iridocosma

Amyna apicipuncta
Amyna axis
Amyna natalis : Ilima Moth
Amyna octo : Eight Spot

  • Amyna spilonota

    Ataboruza divisa
    Ataboruza stragulata

    Araeopteron canescens

    Autoba abrupta
    Autoba crassiuscula
    Autoba dispar
    Autoba latericolor
    Autoba pectorora
    Autoba rubra
    Autoba silicula
    Autoba sphragidota
    Autoba versicolor

    Carmara subcervina

    Cerynea trogobasis

    Chaograptis crystallodes

    Clytoscopa iorrhoda

    Coccidiphaga scitula

    Cophanta funestalis

    Corgatha ancistrodes : Extreme Hookwing
    Corgatha dichionistis
    Corgatha dipyra : Common Hookwing
    Corgatha drosera : Beautiful Hookwing
    Corgatha figuralis
    Corgatha minuta
    Corgatha molybdophaes : Encrusted Hookwing
    Corgatha omopis : Grey-edged Hookwing
    Corgatha sideropasta : Brown Hookwing

    Decticryptis deleta

    Diastema tigris

    Ecnomia hesychima

    Enispa niviceps
    Enispa parva
    Enispa phaeopa
    Enispa prolectus
    Enispa rhodopleura
    Enispa violacea

    Epopsima fasciolata

    Eublemma amphidasys
    Eublemma anachoresis
    Eublemma cochylioides : Pink-barred Eublemma
    Eublemma dimidialis

  • Eublemma eurynipha : False Eublemma
    Eublemma glaucochroa
    Eublemma inconspicua : Inconspicuous Eublemma
  • Eublemma innocens : Pure Eublemma
    Eublemma leucodesma : White-barred Eublemma
    Eublemma lozostropha
    Eublemma marmaropa
    Eublemma pudica
    Eublemma ragusana
    Eublemma rivula
    Eublemma roseana
    Eublemma rufipuncta
    Eublemma vestalis

    Eugatha thermochroa

    Eulocastra fasciata
    Eulocastra tripartita

    Eustrotia acroleuca

    Habrophyes xuthosoma

    Haplopseustis erythrias

    Heterorta plutonis

    Himerois univittata

    Holocryptis phasianura : Gowned Moth

    Hypobleta cymaea

    Hyposada aspersa
    Hyposada hydrocampata
    Hyposada postvittata

    Lacistophanes hackeri

    Maliattha amorpha : Brown-bar Moth
    Maliattha ferrugina
    Maliattha ritsemae
    Maliattha signifera

  • Mataeomera anaemacta : Pale Scale-moth
    Mataeomera coccophaga : Brown Scale-moth
  • Mataeomera dubia : Variable Scale-moth
    Mataeomera ligata : Black-tipped Scale-moth
    Mataeomera mesotaenia : Large Scale-moth

    Metachrostis paurograpta

    Metasada polycesta : White-bar Moth

    Micraeschus rufipallens

    Micrapatetis leucozona
    Micrapatetis orthozona

    Microedma extorris

    Narangodes nigridiscata : Heart-spots

    Oruza crocodeta
    Oruza leucostigma
    Oruza lithochroma

    Ozarba chrysaspis : Bright Zarb
    Ozarba punctigera : Black-spotted Zarb

    Parerastria castaneata

  • Peperita molybdopasta

  • Plecoptera quaesita

    Pseudephyra straminea

    Pseudozarba orthopetes : Neat-lined Zarb

    Pyripnoa auricularia

  • Pyripnoa pyraspis

    Saroba albopunctata
    Saroba maculicosta
    Saroba niphomacula
    Saroba rufescens
    Saroba trimaculata

    Sarrothripa baeopis

    Selenis semilux

  • Tabomeeres dolera

    Technemon epichares

  • Thaumasiodes eurymitra

    Thermesia cariosa

  • Trissernis prasinoscia

  • Vescisa digona

    Xanthograpta glycychroa
    Xanthograpta purpurascens

  • Xenopseustis poecilastis

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    (updated 1 November 2014, 9 May 2019)

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