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

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Genus:
Eusphalera Jordan, 1907 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 10 : 31.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : ZYGAENIDAE : CHALCOSIINAE

Type-species:
Heterusia regina Rothschild & Jordan, 1903. Novit. zool. 10: 484, pl.12, fig.23.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Bryk , 1936. In: Strand, Lepid. Cat. 71: 196.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [PAPUA NEW GUINEA] NEW GUINEA: British N.G., Holnicote Bay to Owen Stanley Mts, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 31 is stated on page 29 to be 21.xi.1907 in the German edition; and 18.iv.1908 in the English edition.

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