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

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Genus:
Eterusia Hope, 1841 . Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. 18 : 445.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : ZYGAENIDAE : CHALCOSIINAE

Type-species:
Eterusia tricolor Hope, 1841. Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. 18: 445, pl.31, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Assam, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Zygaenidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Heterusia ; Agassiz, 1847: 521.
Heterusia ; Doubleday, 1844: 468.


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