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

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Genus:
Kunusara Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 2 : 98.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Sankurua fontainei Collenette, 1960. Annls Mus. r. Congo Belge 80: 17, pl.A, fig.12. [(of Sankurua Collenette, 1960)]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZAIRE] BELGIAN CONGO: Sankuru, Lusambo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for SANKURUA Collenette, 1960.

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Junior name(s):
Sankurua Collenette, 1960: 16.


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