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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Cladus: Macroheterocera
Superfamilia: Noctuoidea

Familia: Erebidae
Subfamilia: Arctiinae
Tribus: Lithosiini
Genus: Stigmatophora
Subgenera: S. (Pseudomiltochrista) – S. (Stigmatophora)

Species: S. acerba – S. chekiangensis – S. conjuncta – S. confusa – S. disticha – S. flava – S. grisea – S. hainanensis – S. leacrita – S. likiangensis – S. micans – S. obraztsovi – S. orientalis – S. palliduspalmata – S. palmata – S. rhodophila – S. roseivena – S. rubivena – S. tridens

Stigmatophora Staudinger, 1881

Type species: Setina micans Bremer & Grey, 1853

Cymella Felder, 1874, in: Felder & Rogenhofer nec Cymella Meek (Mollusca) (synonymized by Volynkin, 2020: 509)
Type species: Cymella congerens Felder 1874
Hypeugoa Leech, 1899: 189 (synonymized by Volynkin & Černý, 2021: 422)
Type species: Hypeugoa flavogrisea Leech, 1899, by the original designation
Asuropsis Matsumura, 1927 (synonymized by Volynkin, 2020: 509)
Type species: Asuropsis ranruna Matsumura, 1927
Myclela Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 (a replacement name for Cymella Felder). (synonymized by Volynkin, 2020: 509)


Daniel, F., 1951: Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Arctiidae Ostasiens (Lep.-Het.). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 2 (3/4): 291–329. Full article: [1].
Dubatolov, V.V., Kishida, Y. & Wang, M. 2012. New records of lichen-moths from the Nanling Mts., Guangdong, South China, with descriptions of new genera and species (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae: Lithosiinae). Tinea 22(1): 25–52. Full article (PDF).Reference page.
Volynkin, A.V. 2020b. On the taxonomy of the genera Stigmatophora Staudinger, 1881 and Miltochrista Hübner, [1819], with description of a new species from North Thailand and China (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini). Zootaxa 4789(2): 508–522. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4789.2.8. Paywall. Reference page.
Volynkin, A.V. & Černý, K. 2021c. On the taxonomic status of the genus Hypeugoa Leech with description of a new species of Miltochrista Hübner from Thailand (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Arctiinae: Lithosiini). Zootaxa 5023(3): 421–432. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.5023.3.6. Paywall. Reference page.

Stigmatophora is a genus of moths in the family Erebidae. The genus was described by Staudinger in 1881.[1]


Stigmatophora acerba Leech, 1899
Stigmatophora chekiangensis Daniel, 1951
Stigmatophora confusa Daniel, 1951
Stigmatophora conjuncta C.-L. Fang, 1991
Stigmatophora flava Bremer & Grey, 1852
Stigmatophora grisea Hering, 1936
Stigmatophora hainanensis C.-L. Fang, 1991
Stigmatophora leacrita (Swinhoe, 1894)
Stigmatophora likiangensis Daniel, 1951
Stigmatophora micans Bremer & Grey, 1852
Stigmatophora obraztsovi Daniel, 1951
Stigmatophora palmata Moore, 1878
Stigmatophora rhodophila Walker, 1864
Stigmatophora rubivena C.-L. Fang, 1991
Stigmatophora strigivenata Hampson, 1894
Stigmatophora torrens Butler, 1879
Stigmatophora tridens Wileman, 1910

Former species

Stigmatophora disticha Meyrick, 1894
Stigmatophora roseivena Hampson, 1894


Savela, Markku. "Stigmatophora Staudinger, 1881". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved October 7, 2019.

External links
Pitkin, Brian & Jenkins, Paul. "Search results Family: Arctiidae". Butterflies and Moths of the World. Natural History Museum, London.

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