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Classis: Insecta
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Infraclassis: Neoptera
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Superordo: Panorpida
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Ordo: Lepidoptera
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Superfamilia: Geometroidea

Familia: Geometridae
Subfamilia: Larentiinae
Tribus: Asthenini
Genus: Asthena
Species: A. albulata – A. amurensis – A. anseraria – A. chionata – A. corculina – A. hamadryas – A. koreana – A. lacturaria – A. nymphaeata – A. ochrifasciaria – A. octomacularia – A. percandidata – A. sachalinensis – A. undulata

Asthena Hübner, [1823] 1816

Type species: Geometra candidata Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775

Roessleria M. Breyer, 1868.
Type species: Geometra candidata Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775

Primary references
Additional references

Choi, S.-W. 2012. Taxonomic review of the genus Asthena Hübner (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) in Korea. Entomological Research 42(3): 151–157. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5967.2012.00450.x. Paywall. Reference page.
Kim, N.H., Choi, S.W. & Kim, S.S. 2018. Additional Report of the Genus Asthena (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) from Korea. Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity 34(2): 92-95. DOI: 10.5635/ASED.2018.34.2.016. Open access. Reference page.
Viidalepp, J. 2011. A morphological review of tribes in Larentiinae (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Zootaxa 3136: 1–44. Preview. Paywall. Reference page.

Asthena is a genus of moths in the family Geometridae.

1 Species
2 Excluded species
3 Former species
4 References
5 External links


Asthena albidaria (Leech, 1897)
Asthena albosignata (Moore, 1888)
Asthena albulata – small white wave (Hufnagel, 1767)
Asthena amurensis (Staudinger, 1897)
Asthena anseraria (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)
Asthena lactularia (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)
Asthena lassa Prout, 1926
Asthena livida (Warren, 1896)
Asthena melanosticta Wehrli, 1924
Asthena nymphaeata Staudinger, 1897
Asthena ochrifasciaria (Leech, 1897)
Asthena octomacularia Leech, 1897
Asthena opedogramma (Prout, 1926)
Asthena plenaria (Leech, 1897)
Asthena sachalinensis Matsumura, 1925
Asthena tchratchraria (Oberthür, 1893)
Asthena undulata (Wileman, 1915)

Excluded species

The following species have been excluded from the genus, but have not been reassigned to another genus.

Asthena argentipuncta Warren, 1906
Asthena argyrorrhytes Prout, 1916
Asthena aurantiaca Prout, 1926
Asthena eurychora Prout, 1928
Asthena subditaria Warren, 1906

Former species

Asthena chionata is now Hydrelia chionata (Lederer, 1870)
Asthena distinctaria is now Pseudostegania distinctaria (Leech, 1897)
Asthena percandidata is now Hydrelia percandidata (Christoph, 1893)
Asthena straminearia is now Pseudostegania straminearia (Leech, 1897)
Asthena yargongaria is now Pseudostegania yargongaria (Oberthur, 1916)


Yu, Dicky Sick Ki. "Asthena Hubner 1825". Home of Ichneumonoidea. Taxapad. Archived from the original on November 9, 2018.

Choi, S.-W., 2012: Taxonomic review of the genus Asthena Hübner (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) in Korea. Entomological Research 42 (3): 151-157. Abstract: doi:10.1111/j.1748-5967.2012.00450.x.
Viidalepp, J. 2011: A morphological review of tribes in Larentiinae (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Zootaxa, 3136: 1–44. Preview

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