Olistheria Hübner, 1820

FAMILY Erebidae
SUBFAMILY Arctiinae
AUTHORHübner, 1820
STATUSSynonym of genus
SYNONYMSpilosoma
PUBLICATIONHübner J. 1816–1826. Verzeichnis bekannter Schmettlinge [sic]. - — :1–432.
PAGINATION 194 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Phalaena zatima Stoll, 1782. – In: Cramer, Uitlandsche Kapellen 4: 182; pl. 381, fig. F. By subsequent designation by Forbes, 1955. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 98: 132. Olistheria Hübner, 1820, is a senior subjective synonym of Spilosoma Curtis, 1825, but has been unused as a valid generic name since it was established in 1820.