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

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Genus:
Bertula Walker, 1859 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (16) : 162.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Bertula abjudicalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 163.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males CEYLON: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included BERTULA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included NEVIASCA Walker, 1859; CARDALENA Walker, 1859; and GABRISA Walker, 1866 as junior synonyms of BERTULA Walker, 1859.

Poole (1989) included 43 species in the genus BERTULA.

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