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

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Genus:
Lepidotrama Cockerell, 1903 . Ent. News 14 : 182.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Trama arrosa Harvey, 1875. Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 3: 13. [(of Trama Harvey, 1875)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Texas, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

T. arrosa is a junior subjective synonym of Poathila detrahens Walker, 1858, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 15: 1834.

Lepidotrama was proposed as the objective replacement name for Trama Harvey, 1875.

Poole (1989) included TRAMA Harvey, 1875 (preoccupied); and LEPIDOTRAMA Cockerell, 1903 as junior synonyms of LESMONE Hübner, 1818.

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Junior name(s):
Trama Harvey, 1875: 13.


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