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

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Genus:
Maceda Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (13) : 1122 [key], 1140.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Maceda mansueta Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1141.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Calduba Walker, 1858.

Poole (1989) included CALDUBA Walker, 1858 as a junior synonym of MACEDA Walker, 1858.

Poole (1989) included 7 species in the genus MACEDA.

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