Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gerydinae Doherty, 1886. Type genus: Gerydus Boisduval [name is senior to Miletinae, but Miletinae is treated as correct (ICZN Article 35.5)
Miletidi Reuter, 1896. Type-genus: Miletus Hübner
Our species is placed in:
tribe Mileteni; subtribe Spalgina Toxopeus, 1929. Type genus: Spalgis Moore
Only one species in North America; the Harvester - Feniseca tarquinius.
Subfamily Miletinae (except for our one species) is of Old World distribution, being best represented in the Indonesia and Africa. The Old World genus Spalgis is closely related to our species.
For detailed information go to the species page