Cleptophasia scissa described in Oricia WalkerJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
A monotypic genus restricted to lowland neotropical forests from Venezuela, the Guiana Shield, and Amazonian Brazil. Immature stages are unknown, but Miller (2009) hypothesizes that larvae may be associated with host plants in Violales, such as Rinorea or Hybanthus.
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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