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

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Genus:
Eudaphaenura Viette, 1963 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 131 : 286.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Epicausis splendens Viette, 1954. Lambillionea 54: 10, fig.1.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female MADAGASCAR: Fianarantsoa, Sahambava, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Eudaphaenura is the correct original spelling, used repeatedly by Viette, although based on the related genus Daphoenura Butler, 1878, also used by Viette in the same work on page 279.

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

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