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

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Genus:
Euthermesia Butler, 1896 . Entomologist 29 : 280.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Thermesia inexacta Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1038.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males U.S.[A.]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

T. inexacta is a junior subjective synonym of Thermesia absumens Walker, 1862, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 1: 106.

See also: Metallata Möschler, 1890.

Poole (1989) included SASERNA Druce, 1891; and EUTHERMESIA Butler, 1896 as junior synonyms of METALLATA Möschler, 1890.

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