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

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Genus:
Erythroecia Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 10 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HELIOTHINAE

Type-species:
Heliothis suavis Edwards, 1884. Papilio 4: 45.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 57.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes [U.S.A.]: New Mexico, Las Vegas, near Hot Springs, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available, but not without included species until Hampson, 1910, ibidem 9: vii 57.

Poole (1989) included ERYTHROECIA in the subfamily HELIOTHINAE.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus ERYTHROECIA.

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