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

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Genus:
Erizada Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 506.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Erizada lichenaria Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 507.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAVA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

E. lichenaria is a junior subjective synonym of Gadirtha semifervens Walker, [1863] 1864, J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 7: 163.

See also Rhizana Walker, 1863, List . . . 33: 719; and Tinosoma Hampson, 1894.

Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Erizada was established in the Limacodidae; it was placed in the Noctuidae by Hampson, 1912, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 11: 577.

Poole (1989) included ERIZADA in the subfamily CHLOEPHORINAE.

Poole (1989) included RHIZANA Walker,1865; and TINOSOMA Hampson, 1894 as junior synonyms of ERIZADA Walker, 1865.

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