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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
Superfamilia: Cossoidea

Familia: Castniidae
Subfamilia: Castniinae
Tribus: Castniini
Genus: Athis
Species: A. ahala – A. amalthaea – A. bogota – A. clitarcha – A. delecta – A. flavimaculata – A. fuscorubra – A. hechtiae – A. inca – A. miastagma – A. palatinus – A. pinchoni – A. pirrelloi – A. rutila – A. superba – A. therapon – A. thysanete

Athis Hübner, 1819

Type species: Papilio palatinus Cramer, 1777 by monotypy.

Aciloa Houlbert, 1918
Acilia Rothschild, 1919, misspelling.


González, J.M., López Godinez, B., García Díaz, J.J., Simon, S., Sarto i Monteys, V. & Worthy, R. 2021. Reinstatement of Athis miastagma (Dyar, 1925) (Lepidoptera: Castniidae) as a valid species inhabiting the Pacific slope of Central Mexico. Zootaxa 5061(2): 300–322. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.5061.2.4. Paywall. Reference page.
Lamas, G., 1995, Revista Peruana de Entomologia 37: 73–87. [1]
Miller, J.Y., 1972: Review of the Central American Castnia inca complex (Castniidae). Bulletin of the Allyn Museum 6: 1–13. Full article: [2]
Moraes, S. de Souza; Duarte, M. 2014: Phylogeny of Neotropical Castniinae (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea: Castniidae): testing the hypothesis of the mimics as a monophyletic group and implications for the arrangement of the genera. Zoological journal of the Linnean Society 170(2): 362–399. DOI: 10.1111/zoj.12102 Reference page.
Pierre, J. & Pierre-Baltus, C. 2003. Un nouveau Castnia endémique de la Martinique (Lepidoptera, Castniidae). Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 108(5): 437–439. Reference page.
Vinciguerra R., 2011a: Observations on the genus Athis Hübner, [1819] and description of a new species from Peru (Lepidoptera, Castniidae). Biodiversity Journal, 2: 97–102.

Athis is a genus of moths within the family Castniidae. It was described by Jacob Hübner in 1819.[1]

Athis ahala (Druce, 1896)
Athis amalthaea (Druce, 1890)
Athis axaqua González & Fernández Yépez, 1992
Athis bogota (Strand, 1912)
Athis clitarcha (Westwood, 1877)
Athis delecta (Schaus, 1911)
Athis flavimaculata (Miller, 1972)
Athis fuscorubra (Houlbert, 1917)
Athis hechtiae (Dyar, 1910)
Athis inca (Walker, 1854)
Athis palatinus (Cramer, [1777])
Athis pinchoni (Pierre, 2003)
Athis pirrelloi Vinciguerra, 2011
Athis rutila (R. Felder, 1874)
Athis superba (Strand, 1912)
Athis therapon (Kollar, 1839)
Athis thysanete (Dyar, 1912)


Markku Savela (2010-02-05). "Athis". Lepidoptera and some other life forms. Retrieved 2011-12-16.

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