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

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Genus:
Goodia Holland, 1893 . Ent. News 4 : 178.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : LUDIINAE

Type-species:
Goodia nubilata Holland, 1893. Ent. News 4: 179.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [GABON]: [Ogooué] Ogové R. valley, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Goodia was established in the Drepanulidae, now Drepanidae; it was transferred to the Saturniidae by Holland, 1893 October, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 12: 252.

GOODIA was included within the subfamily SATURNIIDAE: LUDIINAE by Lemaire & Minet, in Kristensen (1999).

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