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

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Genus:
Obdora Walker, 1869 . Charact. undescr. Lepid. Heterocera : 95.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Obdora nigrilinea Walker, 1869. Charact. undescr. Lepid. Heterocera : 95.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [INDIA]: [Varanasi] Benares, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included OBDORA Walker, 1869 as a junior synonym of TAMBA Walker, 1869.

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