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Acantharctia

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Ditrysia
Sectio: Cossina
Subsection: Bombycina
Superfamilia: Noctuoidea
Familia: Noctuidae
Subfamilia: Arctiinae
Tribus: Arctiini
Subtribus: Spilosomina
Genus: Acantharctia
Species: A. ansorgei - A. atriramosa - A. aurantiaca - A. aurivillii - A. bivittata - A. flavicosta - A. flavimarginata - A. guineae - A. intermarginalis - A. lacteata - A. latifasciata - A. latifusca - A. metaleuca - A. mundata - A. nigrivena - A. nivea - A. suffusa - A. tenebrosa - A. tenuifasciata - A. vittata

Name

Acantharctia Aurivillius, 1899

Type species: Acantharctia nivea Aurivillius, 1899

References

* Dubatolov, V.V., 2009: Reviewing the African tiger-moth genera: 1. A new genus, two new subgenera and a species list from the expedition to Malawi by V. Kovtunovich & P. Ustjuzhanin in 2008-2009, with further taxonomic notes on South African Arctiinae. Atalanta 40 (1-2): 285-301.

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