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

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Genus:
Authaeretis Meyrick, 1886 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886 : 252.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Authaeretis eridora Meyrick, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 253.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Anthaeretis Carus, 1887.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats AUTHAERETIS in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Anthaeretis ; Carus, 1887: 405.


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