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Superregnum: Eukaryota
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: Noctuidae
Subfamilia: Agaristinae
Genus: Acyclania
Species: A. schadei – A. tenebrosa

Acyclania Dognin, 1911

Type species: Acyclania tenebrosa Dognin, 1911: 15 by original designation.

See discussion.

Becker, V.O., 2010: Misplaced Neotropical Agaristinae (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae), with descriptions of new taxa. Zoologia 27 (4): 569–576. Full article: [1].

Acyclania is a genus of moths in the family Noctuidae first described by Paul Dognin in 1911.[1][2][3] It was historically misclassified on multiple occasions, but in 2010 was determined to belong to the subfamily Agaristinae.[4]

Acyclania schadei Schaus, 1927 Paraguay
Acyclania tenebrosa Dognin, 1911 Argentina, Brazil (Minas Gerais)


Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen, T.; Robinson, G.; Pitkin, B.; Hine, A.; Lyal, C., eds. (2003). "Acyclania". The Global Lepidoptera Names Index. Natural History Museum. Retrieved December 21, 2020.
Savela, Markku (May 14, 2020). "Acyclania Dognin, 1911". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved December 21, 2020.
Pitkin, Brian & Jenkins, Paul (November 5, 2004). "Acyclania Dognin, 1911". Butterflies and Moths of the World. Natural History Museum, London. Retrieved December 21, 2020.
Becker, Vitor O. (August 2010). "Misplaced Neotropical Agaristinae (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae), with descriptions of new taxa". Zoologia (Curitiba). 27 (4). doi:10.1590/S1984-46702010000400009.

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