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

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Genus:
Licha Walker, 1859 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (19) : 836.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Licha undilinealis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 836.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [BRAZIL]: Rio Janeiro, (UM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Bononia Walker, 1862; and Tendarba Walker, [1866].

Poole (1989) included TENDARBA Walker, 1866 as a junior synonym of LICHA Walker, 1859.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus LICHA.

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