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Malesia (moth)

Malesia is a monotypic moth genus in the subfamily Arctiinae. Its single species, Malesia eugoana, is found on Java and Borneo. Both the genus and species were first described by van Eecke in 1920.

Manueliini

Manuelia is a genus of bees in the subfamily Xylocopinae, the only genus in the tribe Manueliini. There are three species. This tribe is relictual. Today it is limited to Chile and Argentina. These are small, slender bees measuring up to 8.5 mill ...

Anycteola fotelloides

Anycteola is a monotypic moth genus of the family Noctuidae erected by William Barnes and Foster Hendrickson Benjamin in 1929. Its only species, Anycteola fotelloides, was first described by Barnes and James Halliday McDunnough in 1916. It is fou ...

Diplublephara cornujuxta

Diplublephara is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its only species, Diplublephara cornujuxta, is found in Sulawesi, Indonesia. Both the genus and the species were described by Sato in 1995.

Alluaudia (beetle)

Alluaudia insignis is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae, and the only species in the genus Alluaudia. It was described by Lameere in 1893.

Apheloceros dasciodes

Apheloceros is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its single species, Apheloceros dasciodes, is found in Australia. Both the species and genus were first described by Alfred Jefferis Turner in 1947.

Marginidae

Margo is the sole genus of flies placed in the family Marginidae and referred to as margin flies. The genus comprises two species, both from Africa: Margo aperta from Zimbabwe and Margo clausa from Madagascar. They are restricted to dense moist f ...

Distoneura marmorata

Distoneura is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae described by David Stephen Fletcher in 1979. Its only species, Distoneura marmorata, was first described by Warren in 1895. It is found in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Acsala anomala

Acsala is a monotypic lichen moth genus in the monotypic tribe Acsalina of the family Erebidae. Its only species, Acsala anomala, can be found in the US state of Alaska. Both the genus and species were first described by Foster H. Benjamin in 1935.

Cargida pyrrha

Cargida is a monotypic moth genus of the family Notodontidae erected by William Schaus in 1901. Its only species, Cargida pyrrha, was first described by Herbert Druce in 1898. It is found in Mexico.

Caribojosia youngi

Caribojosia is a monotypic moth genus in the family Notodontidae. Its only species, Caribojosia youngi, is found in the Dominican Republic and adjacent Haiti. Both the genus and species were first described by John E. Rawlins and James S. Miller ...

Dithecodes erasa

Dithecodes is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its only species, Dithecodes erasa, is found in Japan. Both the genus and species were first described by Warren in 1900.

Carterella alexanderae

Carterella is a monotypic genus of flowering plants in the family Rubiaceae. The genus contains only one species, viz. Carterella alexanderae, which is endemic to Baja California Sur in Mexico. It grows on steep slopes in the mountains.

Actenochroma muscicoloraria

Actenochroma is a genus of moths in the family Geometridae. It consists of only one species, Actenochroma muscicoloraria, which is found in Brunei, China, India, Indonesia, western Malaysia and Nepal. Adults are fairly uniformly palish green, wit ...

Myraboliidae

These species are members of the genus Myrabolia. Myrabolia lindensis Blackburn 1892 Myrabolia tasmanica Tomaszewska & Slipinski, 2008 Myrabolia blackburni Tomaszewska & Slipinski, 2008 Myrabolia grouvelliana Reitter 1878 Myrabolia pelion Tomasze ...

Carptima hydriomenata

Carptima is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its only species, Carptima hydriomenata, is found in the US state of Arizona. Both the genus and species were first described by Pearsall in 1906.

Dizuga recusataria

Dizuga is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae described by Warren in 1896. It is sometimes considered a synonym of Anisodes. Its only species, Dizuga recusataria, was first described by Francis Walker in 1863. It is found in Australia.

Aposteira saurides

Aposteira is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its only species, Aposteira saurides, is found in Madagascar. Both the genus and species were first described by Prout in 1935.

Foveabathra venusta

Foveabathra is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae erected by Jeremy Daniel Holloway in 1996. Its only species, Foveabathra venusta, described by Warren in 1899, is found in Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia and Sumatra.

Antigenes (genus)

Antigenes funebris is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae, and the only species in the genus Antigenes. It was described by Pascoe in 1888.

Casandria emittens

Casandria is a monotypic moth genus of the family Noctuidae. Its only species, Casandria emittens, is found in Jamaica. Both the genus and the species were first described by Francis Walker in 1857.

Docolamia incisa

Docolamia is a beetle genus in the family Cerambycidae described by Stephan von Breuning in 1944. Its single species, Docolamia incisa, was described by Per Olof Christopher Aurivillius in 1916.

Neotheoridae

Neotheoridae, or Amazonian primitive ghost moths, is a primitive family of insects in the lepidopteran order containing a single genus and species, Neotheora chiloides.

Apotheta tanymita

Apotheta is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its single species, Apotheta tanymita, is found in Australia. Both the genus and species were first described by Turner in 1931.

Apodasmia (moth)

Apodasmia rufonigraria is the sole species of Apodasmia, a monotypic genus of geometer moths. It was first described in 1862 by Francis Walker, and transferred to Apodasmia by Alfred Jefferis Turner. The species is found in Australia.

Catajana bimaculata

Catajana is a monotypic moth genus in the family Eupterotidae described by Embrik Strand in 1910. Its only species, Catajana bimaculata, described by Hermann Dewitz in 1879, is found in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Apozyx penyai

Apozyx is a genus of braconid parasitic wasps with only one species, Apozyx penyai. It is the only genus in the subfamily Apozyginae. This subfamily was originally proposed as a separate family by Mason in 1978.

Dolerophyle nerisaria

Dolerophyle is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae described by William Warren in 1894. Its only species, Dolerophyle nerisaria, was described by Francis Walker in 1860. It is found in Brazil.

Nomadini

With over 850 species, the genus Nomada is one of the largest genera in the family Apidae, and the largest genus of kleptoparasitic "cuckoo bees." Kleptoparasitic bees are so named because they enter the nests of a host and lay eggs there, steali ...

Adeana leucoxantha

Adeana is a gelechioid moth genus usually placed in the cosmet moth family, subfamily Cosmopteriginae. Only a single species is known, Adeana leucoxantha. It occurs in southern Polynesia. This genus may be allied to the enigmatic Clarkeophlebia a ...

Apterotoxitiades vivesi

Apterotoxitiades is a genus of the Dorcasominae subfamily in long-horned beetle family, containing the single species Apterotoxitiades vivesi. This beetle is distributed in South Africa.

Apoprogoninae

Apoprogoninae is a monotypic subfamily of the moth family Sematuridae. Its single genus, Apoprogones, containing a single species, Apoprogones hesperistis, were both described by George Hampson in 1903. It is known from Eswatini and South Africa.

Indomalayia flabellifera

Indomalayia is a monotypic genus of snout moths that was first described by Rolf-Ulrich Roesler and Peter Victor Kuppers in 1979. Its sole species is Indomalayia flabellifera, originally described by George Hampson in 1896 as Spatulipalpia flabel ...

Caularis zikani

Caularisia is a genus of moths of the family Noctuidae, containing only a single species, Caularisia zikani, from Brazil. The length of the forewings is about 17 mm. The forewings are chocolate brown, irrorated with thin, white scales and with in ...

Frearanova fuscostictica

Frearanova fuscostictica is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae, and the only species in the genus Frearanova. It was described by Breuning in 1958.

Adesmobathra ozoloides

Adesmobathra is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its only species, Adesmobathra ozoloides, is found in Tanzania. Both the genus and species were first described by Prout in 1916.

Arabriga bimaculata

Arabriga is a monotypic moth genus of the family Noctuidae. Its only species, Arabriga bimaculata, is known from Honduras. Both the genus and species were first described by Francis Walker in 1869.

Apostates (moth)

Apostates is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae described by Warren in 1897. Its only species, Apostates solitaria, was first described by Hugo Theodor Christoph in 1887. It was found in Transcaspia, then an oblast of the Russian Em ...

Indomyrlaea auchmodes

Indomyrlaea is a genus of snout moths described by Rolf-Ulrich Roesler and Peter Victor Kuppers in 1979. It contains the species Indomyrlaea auchmodes described by Alfred Jefferis Turner in 1905. It is known from Australia.

Donuctenusa fiorii

Donuctenusa is a monotypic moth genus of the family Noctuidae. Its only species, Donuctenusa fiorii, is found in Ethiopia. Both the genus and species were first described by Emilio Berio in 1940.

Adiposphaerion rubrum

Adiposphaerion rubrum is a species of longhorn beetle in the Elaphidiini subfamily, the only species in the genus Adiposphaerion which was described my Martins and Napp in 1992. It is endemic to Belizon, French Guiana and have red body and black ...

Aracima muscosa

Aracima is a monotypic moth genus in the family Geometridae. Its only species, Aracima muscosa, is found in Primorye, Amur, Sakhalin, China, Korea and Japan. Both the genus and species were first described by Arthur Gardiner Butler in 1878.

Dordura aliena

Dordura is a monotypic moth genus of the family Noctuidae erected by Frederic Moore in 1882. Its only species, Dordura aliena, was first described by Francis Walker in 1865. It is found in the Indian subregion, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Penin ...

Inermaegocidnus elongatus

Inermaegocidnus elongatus is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae, and the only species in the genus Inermaegocidnus. It was described by Breuning in 1961.

Freocorus turgidus

Freocorus turgidus is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae, and the only species in the genus Freocorus. It was described by Hunt and Breuning in 1955.

Adixoana auripyga

Adixoana is a genus of moths in the family Urodidae containing only one species, Adixoana auripyga, which is known from Equatorial Guinea. The species was formerly included in the family Sesiidae.

Archaeopacha obsoleta

Archaeopacha is a monotypic moth genus in the family Lasiocampidae. It was first described by Per Olof Christopher Aurivillius in 1925. Its only species, Archaeopacha obsoleta, was described in the same publication. It is found in the Democratic ...

Inermestola densepunctata

Inermestola densepunctata is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae, and the only species in the genus Inermestola. It was described by Breuning in 1942.

Freopsis leucostictica

Freopsis leucostictica is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae, and the only species in the genus Freopsis. It was described by White in 1858.

Lepidotoramus grouvellei

Lepidotoramus is a genus of beetles in the family Erotylidae. The type species, and the only species currently placed within the genus, is L. grouvellei. It was described in 1997 by Richard A. B. Leschen of Landcare Research, from museum specimen ...