HYPENINAE of Australia
EREBIDAE,   NOCTUOIDEA
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

HYPENINAE

caterpillars
  
HYPENINAE

pupae
  
HYPENINAE

moths
  
HYPENINAE

undersides

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 115 in HYPENINAE are:

Aethalina asaphes

Arrade aroa
Arrade cristatum
Arrade destituta : Cryptic Snout
Arrade leucocosmalis : Garden Snout

Artigisa impropria : Bark Artigisa
Artigisa lignicolaria : Wood-grain Artigisa
Artigisa melanephele : Black-clouded Artigisa

Britha biguttata

  • Calathusa allopis : Patched Calathusa
    Calathusa basicunea : Eastern Calathusa
  • Calathusa charactis : Dry-country Calathusa
    Calathusa eremna
    Calathusa hypotherma
  • Calathusa ischnodes : Grey Calathusa
  • Calathusa mesospila : Spotted Calathusa
    Calathusa octogesima : The Eighty Calathusa
    Calathusa taphreuta
  • Calathusa thermosticha : Black-line Calathusa

    Catada apoblepta

  • Catadoides punctata

    Chusaris opisthospila

    Dichromia quinqualis

    Elaphristis leucochorda
    Elaphristis psoloessa

    Esthlodora cyanospila
    Esthlodora variabilis
    Esthlodora versicolor

  • Foveades aroensis

  • Goniocraspedon mistura

  • Goniophylla fragilis

  • Harita nodyna

    Hypena conscitalis
    Hypena gonospilalis
    Hypena gypsospila
    Hypena labatalis
    Hypena laceratalis : Lantana Defoliator
    Hypena mandatalis
    Hypena orthographa
    Hypena pelodes
    Hypena subvittalis

    Hypenagonia mesoscia

  • Hypenarana acrocausta

  • Hypertrocta brunnea

    Lophotoma diagrapha : Double-line Snout
    Lophotoma metabula

    Lysimelia lenis

    Marapana nycteropis

    Mecistoptera lithochroa

    Metaphoenia rhodias

  • Meyrickella ruptellus : Streaked Snout
    Meyrickella torquesauria : Red Snout

    Naarda xanthonephra

  • Olulis subrosea

  • Panilla aroa

  • Paonidia anthracias : Dark Snout

  • Parilyrgis concolor

  • Pherechoa crypsichlora

  • Philogethes metableta : Incised Snout

    Prionopterina grammatistis : Pale Snout
    Prionopterina tritosticha

    Prolophota pallida

    Rhodina falculalis : Pink Snout

    Rhynchina inornata
    Rhynchina obliquarlis

    Rhynchodontodes chalcias

    Sandava scitisignata : Fungi Snout
    Sandava xylistis : Rusty Snout

    Sarobela litterata

    Stenopaltis lithina

  • Synolulis rhodinastis

  • Trigonistis asthenopa : Tiny Snout

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    (updated 16 June 2014, 22 September 2018, 9 May 2019)