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Arctia villica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Arctiidae
Subfamily: Arctiinae
Tribe: Arctiini
Leach, [1815]

About 35; see text

The Arctiini are a tribe of moths in the Arctiinae subfamily. Sometimes (e.g. in the "Erebidae" scheme), the Arctiini are defined sensu lato, with much of the remaining Arctiinae merged here as subtribes.

Genera of Arctiini s.str. (=Arctia-Hyphoraia generic group sensu Ferguson, 1985[1])[edit]

List of genera after: Dubatolov, 2008[2] and 2010[3]

Other genera that might belong to another tribes[edit]

Euerythra and Kodiosoma are now in Phaegopterini.


  1. ^ Ferguson DC (1985): Contributions toward reclassification of the world genera of the tribe Arctiini, Part 1 – Introductrion and a revision of the Neoarctia-Grammia group (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae; Arctiinae). Entomography. An Annual Review for Biosystematics 3: 181-275, Sacramento, California
  2. ^ Dubatolov VV (2008) Construction of the phylogenetic model for the genera of the tribe Arctiini (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae) with the SYNAP method. Entomological Review 88(7):833-837. Translated from: Entomologicheskoe Obozrenie 87(3):653-658
  3. ^ Dubatolov VV (2010) Tiger-moths of Eurasia (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae) (Nyctemerini by Rob de Vos & Vladimir V. Dubatolov). Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 65:1-106