Genera in the family PERILESTIDAE

Login | Suborders | Families | Locations | References | Useful Links | Log out

The family PERILESTIDAE ( 2 genera)
PERILESTIDAE:
Tillyard & Fraser 1938
Diagnosis:
CuP arched upward after leaving the distal angle of the discoidal cell. Both wings with discoidal cell closed basally but its distal angle impinging on the posterior border of wing; all branches of Rs arising distal to the level of subnodus. (Tillyard & Fraser 1938)
Type species:
Comments:
Commentary:
GenusNo of SpeciesAuthorReference linkRemarks
Perilestes7Hagen 1862Hagen 1862a. 
Perissolestes12Kennedy 1941Kennedy 1941c.