Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Epijana Holland, 1893 . Psyche, Camb. 6 : 514.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : EUPTEROTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Epijana lanosa Holland, 1893. Psyche, Camb. 6: 514, text-fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [EQUATORIAL GUINEA]: [Rio Muni, Benito river district], Benita, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

E. lanosa is a junior subjective synonym of Jana cosima Plötz, 1880, Stettin. ent. Ztg 41: 85.

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