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

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Genus:
Noliproctis Hering, 1926 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14 : 152.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Dasychira pumila Butler, 1882. Cist. ent. 3: 16.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(a junior primary homonym)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) MADAGASCAR: Ankafana, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

D. pumila Butler, 1882, is a junior primary homonym of Dasychira pumila Staudinger, 1881, Stettin. ent. Ztg 42: 405. There is no replacement name available so Noliproctis milupa Nye, 1980 is here established for it.

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 152 was stated on page 145 as 4.xi.1926 in both the German and the English editions.

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