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

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Genus:
Oberthüria ; Staudinger, 1892 , in Romanoff. Mém. Lépid. 6 : 337.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Original Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : PRISMOSTICTINAE

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982: 111) stated:-

An incorrect original spelling of Oberthueria Staudinger under Article 32(e) of the Code.

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Senior name:
Oberthueria Kirby, 1892: 720.


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