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

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Genus:
Libuna Moore, 1886 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 379.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Bulina solitella Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1767.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Libuna was established as the objective replacement name for Bulina Walker, 1866.

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Junior name(s):
Bulina Walker, 1866: 1767.


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