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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Oslaria Dyar, 1904 . J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 12 : 41.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Zotheca viridifera Grote, 1882. Can. Ent. 14: 217.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Arizona, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OSLARIA 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 (loc. cit.).

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

Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia

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


Submit correction/addition