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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Euteliinae
Genus: Chlumetia
Walker, [1866]

Chlumetia is a genus of moths of the Noctuidae family.


Palpi with second joint reaching vertex of head and thick scales, where the third joint short. Antennae of male bipectinated. Thorax smoothly scaled. Abdomen with dorsal tufts. Tibia moderately hairy. Fore wings with hardly a trace of raised buttons of scaled. Veins 8 and 9 anastomosing to for a short areole. Hind wing with veins 3,4,5 arise from lower angle of cell.[1]



  1. ^ Hampson G. F. (1892). "The Fauna Of British India Including Ceylon And Burma Moths Vol-ii". Digital Library of India. p. 558. Retrieved 4 July 2016. [permanent dead link]