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

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Genus:
Eucharia Hübner, 1820 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 181.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena hebe Linnaeus, 1767. Systema Naturae (Edn 12), 1: 820.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1880. In: Rye, Zool. Rec. 15(year 1878) (Ins.): 197.

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

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

P. hebe is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena festiva Hufnagel, 1766, Berl. Mag. 2: 416, 437, - Lepid., Arctiidae.

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Junior name(s):
Ammobiota Wallengren, 1885: 304.


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