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

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Genus:
Macrauzata Butler, 1889 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7 : 7 [list], 43.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : DREPANINAE

Type-species:
Comibaena fenestraria Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 639.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Bengal, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

When proposed, this genus contained a second nominal species, doubtfully included. Under Article 68(c) of the Code a doubtfully included species is not eligible for selection as type-species.

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