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

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Genus:
Flammona Walker, 1863 . J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 7 : 55.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Flammona quadrifasciata Walker, 1863. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.), 7: 55.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (UM, Oxford)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Swinhoe, 1900, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera 2: 66 (as type)

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

described (as type) by Swinhoe, 1900, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera 2: 66.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus FLAMMONA.

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