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

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Genus:
Eutelia Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 259.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : EUTELIIDAE : EUTELIINAE

Type-species:
Noctua adulatrix Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 4: pl.111, fig.517.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Eutelia Hübner, [1823] 1816 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Holloway, 1985, Malayan Nature Journal 38 (3-4) : 185.

Poole (1989) included EURHIPIA Boisduval, 1829; PHLEGETONIA Guenée, 1852; RIPOGENUS Grote, 1865; ZOBIA Saalmüller, 1891; ALOTSA Swinhoe, 1900; SILACIDA Swinhoe, 1900; and NOCTASOTA Clench, 1954 as junior synonyms of EUTELIA Hübner, 1823.

Poole (1989) included 93 species in the genus EUTELIA.

Learn more about Eutelidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Entelia ; Lower, 1901: 659.
Eurhipia Boisduval, 1828: 73.
Eutesia ; Hübner, 1826: 38.
Phlogophora ; Hampson, 1918: 190.


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