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

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Genus:
Immetalia Jordan, 1896 , in Rothschild & Jordan. Novit. zool. 3 : 31.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : AGARISTINAE

Type-species:
Eusemia saturata Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 54.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - (sex not stated) MOLUCCAS: [Buru I.], Bourn, (UM, Oxford)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Swinhoe, 1892, Cat. east. and AUst. Lepid. Heterocera 1: 162

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The older spelling of the type-locality was Bouru, but the final 'u' was incorrectly printed.

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus IMMETALIA.

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