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

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Genus:
Nordstromia Bryk, 1943 . Ark. Zool. 34(A 13) : 12.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : DREPANINAE

Type-species:
Nordstromia amabilis Bryk, 1943. Ark. Zool. 34(A 13): 13, pl.3, fig.B6.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BURMA: north-east, Kimbaiti, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Nordstromia is based on the Swedish name Nordström, not on a German word and does not require more than the deletion of the diacritic mark under Article 32(c)(i) of the Code.

NORDSTROMIA was included within the subfamily DREPANIDAE: DREPANINAE by Minet & Scoble, in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Nordstroemia ; Watson, 1968: 69.


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