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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: Arctiini
Subtribus: Phaegopterina
Genus: Munona
Species: M. carolinepalmerae – M. haxairei – M. iridescens – M. robpuschendorfi

Munona Schaus, 1894

Type species: Munona iridescens William Schaus, 1894
Additional references

Espinoza, B.A., Janzen, D.H. & Hallwachs, W. 2017. 17 new species hiding in 10 long-named gaudy tropical moths (Lepidoptera: Erebidae, Arctiinae). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 27(suppl. 1): 1-29. full article (PDF). Reference page.

Munona is a genus of moths in the family Erebidae described by Schaus in 1894.[1]


Munona iridescens Schaus, 1894 Venezuela, Peru, Brazil, Ecuador
Munona carolinepalmerae Espinoza, 2017 Costa Rica
Munona robpuschendorfi Espinoza, 2017 Costa Rica

Former species

Munona haxairei


Savela, Markku. "Munona Schaus, 1894". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved September 22, 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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