Aedia

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The gelechioid moth genus Aedia is considered a junior synonym of Ethmia.
Aedia
Aedia leucomelas (ento-csiro-au).jpg
Aedia leucomelas
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Noctuidae
Genus: Aedia
Hübner, [1823]
Synonyms
  • Anophia Guenee, 1841

Aedia is a genus of noctuid moths. The placement in a subfamily is subject to controversy, with various authors placing the genus in Aediinae, Ophiderinae, Catocalinae or Acronictinae.[1] If it is placed in Catocalinae, it is assigned to its own subtribe, Aediina.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Don Herbison-Evans & Stella Crossley (November 25, 2007). "Aedia leucomelas (see bottom of the page)". uts.edu.au. Retrieved 2009-01-23. 

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