Acronicta Ochsenheimer, 1816

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The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.

The Americas species-group
The tritona species-group
Subgenus Jocheaera Hübner, [1820]
Subgenus Triaena Hübner, 1818
Subgenus Hyboma Hübner, [1820]
Subgenus Viminia Chapman, 1890
The lutea species-group
  • group Lutea (Acronicta)
  • group Lutea (Acronicta); Volynkin, Stüning & Matov, 2016, Zootaxa 4193 (3): 595
Subgenus Acronicta
Subgenus Subacronicta Kozhanchikov, 1950
Subgenus Molybdonycta Sugi, 1979
Subgenus Hylonycta Sugi, 1979
Subgenus Plataplecta Butler, 1878

Unmatched external taxa

Unknown or unplaced taxa

  • marginata Lambillion; ?

  • Acronycta mohina Dognin, 1897; 408; TL: Ecuador, Loja
  • Acronicta mohina; [POOLE], (missplaced)

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