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

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Genus:
Naesia Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (15) : 1741.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Naesia moesta Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1742.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (UM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NAESIA Walker, 1858 as a junior synonym of ERIOPYGA Guenée, 1852.

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