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

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Genus:
Eutachyptera Barnes & McDunnough, 1912 . Contr. nat. Hist. Lepid. N. Am. 1(5) : 43.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Bombyx psidii SallĂ©, 1857. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (3), 5: 16, pl.1, fig.2. [(of Tachyptera Barnes & McDunnough, 1911)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MEXICO: Vera Cruz, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Eutachyptera was established as the objective replacement name for Tachyptera Barnes & McDunnough, 1911.

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Junior name(s):
Tachyptera Barnes & McDunnough, 1911: 9.


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