Nola aerugula, copyright Ilia Ustyantsev.

Belongs within: Noctuoidea.

The Nolinae are a group of relatively small moths bearing scale-tufts on the wings, and with vein Sc+R1 in the hind wing fusing with Rs from its base to near the middle of the wing (Richards & Davies 1977).

<==Nolinae [Nolites]
|--Celama parvitis [=Adeixis parvitis]P27
|--Meganola albula (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775)JP05
|--Aquita tactalisC70
|--Manoba majorKP19
|--Uraba lugensC70 [=Nola lugensM86; incl. Toxoloma australeM86, Coesa viduellaM86]
|--Nola Leach 1815 [Nolini]FL05
| |--N. aerugula [incl. N. centonalis]RD77
| |--N. albula [incl. N. albulalis]D90
| |--N. cucullatella (Linnaeus 1758)JP05
| |--N. lechriopaC70
| `--N. metallopa Meyrick 1886M86
`--Roeselia Hübner 1825 [Roeseliidae]FL05

*Type species of generic name indicated


[C70] Common, I. F. B. 1970. Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies). In: CSIRO. The Insects of Australia: A textbook for students and research workers pp. 765–866. Melbourne University Press.

[D90] Delahaye, M. 1889. Communications suivantes. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France, 6e série 9: cl–cli.

[FL05] Fibiger, M., & J. D. Lafontaine. 2005. A review of the higher classification of the Noctuoidea (Lepidoptera) with special reference to the Holarctic fauna. Esperiana 11: 7–92.

[JP05] Jungmann, E., & U. Poller. 2005. Neunachweise und Wiederfunde für die Schmetterlingsfauna (Insecta; Lepidoptera) des Altenburger Landes. Mauritiana 19 (2): 317–326.

[KP19] Kawahara, A. Y., D. Plotkin, M. Espeland, K. Meusemann, E. F. A. Toussaint, A. Donath, F. Gimnich, P. B. Frandsen, A. Zwick, M. dos Reis, J. R. Barber, R. S. Peters, S. Liu, X. Zhou, C. Mayer, L. Podsiadlowski, C. Storer, J. E. Yack, B. Misof & J. W. Breinholt. 2019. Phylogenomics reveals the evolutionary timing and pattern of butterflies and moths. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 116 (45): 22657–22663.

[M86] Meyrick, E. 1886. Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. I. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, series 2, 1 (3): 687–802.

[P27] Philpott, A. 1927. New Zealand Lepidoptera: notes and descriptions. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute 57: 703–709.

[RD77] Richards, O. W., & R. G. Davies. 1977. Imms’ General Textbook of Entomology 10th ed. vol. 2. Classification and Biology. Chapman and Hall: London.

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