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

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Genus:
Mudaria Moore, 1893 . Indian Mus. Notes 3 : 68.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Mudaria cornifrons Moore, 1893. Indian Mus. Notes 3: 69, fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female INDIA: Calcutta, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included MUDARIA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included 19 species in the genus MUDARIA.

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