Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Erysthia Walker, 1862 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 1 : 93.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : EUTELIIDAE : EUTELIINAE

Type-species:
Erysthia obliquata Walker, 1862. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (3), 1: 94.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female NOT KNOWN: ? Locality, (BMNH, London).. [No specimens in UM, Oxford or in BMNH]

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus ERYSTHIA.

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