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

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Genus:
Ruscina ; Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (31) : 264.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Ruscino Walker, 1854.

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Senior name:
Ruscino Walker, 1854: 563.


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