Libethra Saalmüller, 1884

FAMILY Lasiocampidae
SUBFAMILY Lasiocampinae
AUTHORSaalmüller, 1884
STATUSUnavailable name
SYNONYMBorocera
PUBLICATIONSaalmüller M. 1884. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Erste Abtheilung. Rhopalocera, Heterocera: Sphinges et Bombyces. - — :1–246, pls 1–6.
PAGINATION 230
COMMENTSType species: Libethra jejuna Saalmüller, 1884. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Erste Abtheilung. Rhopalocera, Heterocera: Sphinges et Bombyces: 230–231; pl. 5, fig. 55. By subsequent designation by Kirby (1892). Synonymic Catalogue of Lepidopera Heterocera 1: 820. A junior homonym of Libethra Stål, 1875 [Orthoptera]. Borocera Boisduval, 1833 is available for use as a subjective replacement name (see Fletcher & Nye 1984: 24).