Tuerta is a genus of moths of the family Noctuidae. The genus was erected by Francis Walker in 1869.[1][2][3]

Pl.54-09-Tuerta chrysochlora Walker, 1869.JPG
Tuerta chrysochlora
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Agaristinae
Genus: Tuerta
Walker, 1869



  1. ^ Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen, T.; Robinson, G.; Pitkin, B.; Hine, A.; Lyal, C., eds. (2003). "Tuerta". The Global Lepidoptera Names Index. Natural History Museum. Retrieved December 17, 2020.
  2. ^ Savela, Markku (September 22, 2019). "Tuerta Walker, 1869". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved December 17, 2020.
  3. ^ Pitkin, Brian & Jenkins, Paul (November 5, 2004). "Tuerta Walker, 1869". Butterflies and Moths of the World. Natural History Museum, London. Retrieved December 17, 2020.