Momonipta TS = Momonipta albiplagaJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
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Miller (2009) indicated the following features as diagnostic of Momonipta:
- labial palpi short, thin and porrect
- large, bulging eyes
- antennameres with two transverse setal whorls on short processes
- wings broad, males exhibiting stridulatory organs
- genitalia with structures unique to Dioptinae
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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