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

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Genus:
Euleechia Dyar, 1900 . Can. Ent. 32 : 347.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Chelonia bieti Oberthür, 1883. Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (6), 3e: xliii. [(of Callarctia Leech, 1899)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHINA: [Szechwan], Ta-tsien-lou, (? Depository)..

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

Euleechia was established as the objective replacement name for Callarctia Leech, 1899.

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Junior name(s):
Callarctia Leech, 1899: 168.
Chelonia Oberthür, 1883: 43.
Neochelonia Draeseke, 1926: 47.


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