Oberthueria (moth)

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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Endromidae
Genus: Oberthueria
Kirby, 1892
Type species
Euphranor caeca
Oberthür, 1880[1]
  • Euphranor Oberthür, 1880
  • Euphraor Kirby, 1892
  • Oberthueria Staudinger, 1892
  • Oberthüria Staudinger, 1892

Oberthueria is a genus of moths of the Endromidae family. The genus was previously placed in the subfamily Oberthueriinae of the Bombycidae family.[2]



  1. ^ "Butterflies and Moths of the World". Nhm.ac.uk. Retrieved 2011-10-18.
  2. ^ Zwick, Andreas; Regier, Jerome C.; Mitter, Charles; Cummings, Michael P. (2010-09-30). "Increased gene sampling yields robust support for higher-level clades within Bombycoidea (Lepidoptera)". Systematic Entomology. 36: 31–43. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3113.2010.00543.x.
  • Zolotuhin, V.V.; Wang, X. (2013). "A taxonomic review of Oberthueria Kirby, 1892 (Lepidoptera, Bombycidae: Oberthuerinae) with description of three new species". Zootaxa. 3693 (4): 465–478. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3693.4.3.