Zerynthia Curtis, 1830

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
AUTHORCurtis, 1830
STATUSUnavailable name
PUBLICATIONCurtis J. 1823–1940. British Entomology; being Illustrations and Descriptions of the Genera of Insects found in Great Britain and Ireland etc. Lepidoptera. Part. II. - — 6.
COMMENTSType species: Phalaena didymata Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10) 1: 528. By original designation. A junior homonym of Zerynthia Ochsenheimer, 1816 [Papilionidae]. Perizoma Hübner, 1825, is available as a subjective replacement name. Included by Parsons et al. (1999: 718) as a junior synonym of Perizoma Hübner, 1825.