Obrussa Saalmüller, 1891

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
AUTHORSaalmüller, 1891
STATUSSynonym of genus
SYNONYMMelinoessa
PUBLICATIONSaalmüller M. & von Heyden L. 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera. - — :247–531, pls 7–14.
PAGINATION 498 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Obrussa catenata Saalmüller, 1891. Lepidopteren von Madagascar. Zweite Abtheilung. Heterocera: Noctuae, Geometrae, Microlepidoptera: 498; pl. 14, fig. 268. By monotypy. Included by Parsons et al. (1999: 587) as a junior subjective synonym of Melinoessa Herrich-Schäffer, 1855.