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

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Genus:
Euchoristea Warren, 1910 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 3 : 93.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Apamea limbata Butler, 1879. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 4: 360.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 93, was stated on page 93 as 1910 February 1st in the English edition and 1910 April 25th in the German edition.

Poole (1989) included ORTHOA Billberg, 1820; MONIMA Hübner, 1821; CUPHANOA Hübner, 1821; SEMIOPHORA Stephens, 1829; TAENIOCAMPA Guenée, 1839; CYPHONOA Agassiz, 1847 (as CYPHONA on page 741); EUCHORISTEA Warren, 1910 (as EUCHORISTA on page 741); ERYTHROTIS Bryk, 1949; ANCATA Capuse, 1958; ANORTHOA Berio, 1980; CORORTHOSIA Berio, 1980; and MICRORTHOSIA Berio, 1980 as junior synonyms of ORTHOSIA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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Junior name(s):
Euchorista ; Poole, 1989: 741.


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