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

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Genus:
Hadennia Moore, 1885 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 236.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Bocana hypenalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 174.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CEYLON: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

B. hypenalis is a junior subjective synonym of Bocana jutalis Walker, [1859] 1858, ibidem 16: 172.

Poole (1989) included HADENNIA in the subfamily HERMINIINAE.

Poole (1989) included WILKARA Swinhoe, 1918 as a junior synonym of HADENNIA Moore, 1885.

Poole (1989) included 14 species in the genus HADENNIA.

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Junior name(s):
Hadennina ; Bertkau, 1891: 189.


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