ChrysoglossaJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
- Chrysoglossa demades
- Chrysoglossa fumosa
- Chrysoglossa maxima
- Chrysoglossa mexicana
- Chrysoglossa norburyi
- Chrysoglossa submaxima
- Chrysoglossa phaethon
In addition to the proboscis color mentioned above, Chrysoglossa species possess the following characteristics (Miller, 2009):
- large, bulging eyes
- rami of male antennae with large dorsal subapical seta
- labial palpi moderately long male forewing stridulatory organ present
- tymanum large, with horizontally-oriented ovoid membrane
Miller, JS. 2009. Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 321, 1-971 + 48 plates.
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