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

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Genus:
Perusia Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : wrapper, pl.72, fig.415. [[1856], ibidem 1: 29, 42.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Perusia praecisaria Herrich-Schäffer, 1855. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.72, fig.415.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Pitkin (2002) included Nearthria Warren, 1894; and Eariodes Warren, 1897 as junior synoynms of Perusia Herrich-Schäffer, 1855.

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