Tithraustes TS = Tithraustes haemonJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
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Tithraustes as recognized by Miller (2009) is a monophyletic group diagnosed by the following character states:
- wings usually hyaline, always with a white band distal to the forewing discal cell
- thin, sickle-shaped labial palpi
- large, bulging eyes
- bipectinate antennae with long, thin rami
- forewing radial sector branching order [[2,3],4]
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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- First online 21 July 2010
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