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

Genus details

Return to list  Search again

Genus:
Pseudathyrma Butler, 1892 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 10 : 299.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Hypaetra complens Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1415.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male SUMATRA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PSEUDATHYRMA Butler, 1892; and PTEROCHAETA Holland, 1900 as junior synonyms of AVATHA Walker, 1858.

Poole (1989) included 20 species in the genus PSEUDATHYRMA.

Learn more about Noctuidae in Wikipedia

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


Submit correction/addition