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

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Genus:
Neuronia Hübner, 1821 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 215.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Bombyx popularis Fabricius, 1775. Systema entomologiae : 577.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1896. Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 8: 304.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) GERMANY: ? Locality, (? Depository).. (Type(s) not found by Zimsen, 1964, Type Material of I. C. Fabricius: 521

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

B. popularis is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena decimalis Poda, 1761, Insecta Mus. Graecensis: 92.

Poole (1989) included NEURONIA Hübner, 1821; CHARAEAS Stephens, 1829; NEVRONIA Agassix, 1847; and EPINEURONIA Rebel, 1901 as junior synonyms of THOLERA Hübner, 1821.

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Junior name(s):
Epineuronia Rebel, 1901: 155.
Nevronia ; Agassiz, 1847: 249.


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