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

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Genus:
Indarbela Fletcher, 1922 . Entomologist 55 : 231.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : METARBELIDAE

Type-species:
Arbela tetraonis Moore, 1879. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 411, pl.34, fig.3. [(of Arbela Moore, 1879)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Moore , 1883. Lepid. Ceylon 2: 155. [(of Arbela)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Bombay, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Indarbela was established as the objective replacement name for Arbela Moore, 1879.

INDARBELA was included within the subfamily COSSIDAE: METARBELINAE by Gentili & Horak, in Kristensen (1999).

Learn more about Metarbelidae in Wikipedia.

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Junior name(s):
Arbela Moore, 1879: 411.
Lepidarbela Dalla Torre & Strand, 1923: [3].


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