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Yellow-barred Brindle post

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: Geometroidea

Familia: Geometridae
Subfamilia: Larentiinae
Tribus: Trichopterygini
Genus: Acasis
Species: A. appensata – A. bellaria – A. exviretata – A. vaulogeri – A. viretata – A. viridata

Acasis Duponchel, 1845

Type species: Geometra viretata Hübner, 1799

Agia Hulst, 1896
Bryodis Gumppenberg, 1887
Cysteopteryx Hulst, 1896

Acasis viretata

Primary references
Additional references

Choi, S.-W., 2007: Taxonomic review of the genus Acasis Duponchel (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) from Korea. Entomological Research 37 (3): 203–207. Abstract: DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5967.2007.00113.x.
Hausmann, A.; Huemer, P. 2011: Taxonomic decision as a compromise: Acasis appensata (Eversmann, 1832) in Central Italy—a case of conflicting evidence between DNA barcode and morphology (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Zootaxa, 3070: 60–68. Preview PDF
Tautel, C. 2019a. Nouvelles espèces autour du genre Sauris Guenée et de la tribu des Trichopterygini (lepidoptera geometridae larentiinae). Antenor 6(2): 134-140. Reference page.
Viidalepp, J. 2011: A morphological review of tribes in Larentiinae (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Zootaxa, 3136: 1–44. Preview

Acasis is a genus of moths in the family Geometridae erected by Philogène Auguste Joseph Duponchel in 1845.[1]

Acasis appensata (Eversmann, 1842)
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799) – yellow-barred brindle
Acasis viridata (Packard, 1873) – olive-and-black carpet


Savela, Markku. "Acasis Duponschel, 1845". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved May 10, 2019.

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