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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: Metarbelidae
Genus: Salagena
Species: S. acyrosoma – S. albovenosa – S. bennybytebieri - S. charlottae - S. quentinlukei – S. strigosa – S. transversa


Salagena Walker, 1865

Type species: Salagena transversa Walker, 1865 by monotypy.

Catarbela Aurivillius, 1901


Lehmann, I., 2008: Ten new species of Metarbelidae (Lepidoptera: Cossoidea) from the coastal forests and the Eastern Arc Mountains Of Kenya and Tanzania, including one species From Two Upland Forests. Journal of East African Natural History 97 (1): 43–82. DOI: 10.2982/0012-8317(2008)97[43:TNSOML]2.0.CO;2. Abstract: [1].
Mey, W., 2011: New and little known species of Lepidoptera of southwestern Africa. Esperiana Buchreihe zur Entomologie Memoir 6: 146–261.

Salagena is a genus of moths in the family Cossidae described by Francis Walker in 1865.[1][2]

Salagena albicilia Hampson, 1920
Salagena albonotata Butler, 1898
Salagena albovenosa Mey, 2011
Salagena arcys D. S. Fletcher, 1968
Salagena atridiscata Hampson, 1910
Salagena bennybytebieri Lehmann, 2008
Salagena charlottae Lehmann, 2008
Salagena cuprea Gaede, 1929
Salagena denigrata Gaede, 1929
Salagena discata Gaede, 1929
Salagena eustrigata Hampson, 1916
Salagena fetlaworkae Rougeot, 1977
Salagena fuscata Gaede, 1929
Salagena guichardi Wiltshire, 1980
Salagena inversa Gaede, 1929
Salagena irrorata Le Cerf, 1914
Salagena meyi Lehmann, 2007
Salagena mirabilis Le Cerf, 1919
Salagena narses Fawcett, 1916
Salagena ngazidya Viette, 1981
Salagena nigropuncta Le Cerf, 1919
Salagena obsolescens Hampson, 1910
Salagena quentinlukei Lehmann, 2008
Salagena reticulata Janse, 1925
Salagena tessellata Distant, 1897
Salagena transversa Walker, 1865
Salagena violetta Gaede, 1929


De Prins, J. & De Prins, W. (2017). "Salagena Walker, 1865". Afromoths. Retrieved March 28, 2018.
Pitkin, Brian & Jenkins, Paul (November 5, 2004). "Salagena Walker, 1865". Butterflies and Moths of the World. Natural History Museum, London. Retrieved October 13, 2020.

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