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

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Genus:
Evisa Reisser, 1930 . Z. öst. EntVer. 15 : 2.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Evisa schawerdae Reisser, 1930. Z. öst. EntVer. 15: 4, pl.1.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males [FRANCE]: Corsica, Evisa, Col de Sevi, (NHM, Wien)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included EVISA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (1999).

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus EVISA.

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