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

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Genus:
Getta Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (31) : 139.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : DIOPTINAE

Type-species:
Getta niveifascia Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 140.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Amazon region, Nanta, (? Depository)..

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

G. niveifascia is a junior subjective synonym of Josia clite Walker, 1854, ibidem 2: 312.

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