- Art Gallery -

Josiini

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: Notodontidae
Subfamilia: Dioptinae
Tribus: Josiini
Genera: Caribojosia - Ephialtias - Getta - Josia - Lyces - Notascea - Phavaraea - Phintia - Polyptychia - Proutiella - Scea
[list of genera after Miller (2009)]

Name

Josiini Miller & Otero, 1994

Type genus: Josia Hübner, 1819

Synonyms

* Josiidae Piepers & Snellen, 1900
* Josiinae Kiriakoff, 1950


References

* Miller, J.S. 2009: Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae) Part 2: Josiini. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 321: 675-1022. Full article: [1]
* Miller, J.S.; Brower, A.V.Z.; DeSalle, R. 1997: Phylogeny of the Neotropical moth tribe Josiini (Notodontidae: Dioptinae): comparing and combining evidence from DNA sequences and morphology. Biological journal of the Linnean Society, 60: 297–316.

Biology Encyclopedia

Insects Images

Source: Wikispecies: All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License