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

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Kintana Griveaud, 1976 . Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 80 : 229.

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Dasychira ocellatula Hering, 1926. In: Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14: 180.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MADAGASCAR: Central, (? Depository)..

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

D. ocellatula is the objective replacement name for Dasychira ocellata Kenrick, 1914, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1913: 594, pl.32, fig.27. D. ocellata Kenrick, and Laelia ocellata Holland, 1893, Psyche, Camb. 6: 432, pl.10, fig.8, were both placed in the genus Dasychira Hübner, by Hering, 1926.

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