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

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Genus:
Eremaula Turner, 1942 . Proc. R. Soc. Qd 53 : 74.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Eremaula ptilopleura Turner, 1942. Proc. R. Soc. Qd 53: 74.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [AUSTRALIA]: Qd, Cunnamulla, (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

E. ptilopleura is a junior subjective synonym of Crambodes minor Butler, 1886, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886: 397.

Poole (1989) included EREMAULA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus EREMAULA.

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