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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Escaria Grote, 1882 . Papilio 2 : 186.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Escaria clauda Grote, 1882. Papilio 2: 186.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 (male & female) [U.S.A.]: Arizona, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ESCARIA in the subfamily HADENINAE.

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus ESCARIA.

Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to ESCARIA and included species.


Submit correction/addition