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

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Genus:
Oedibrya Hampson, 1918 . Novit. zool. 25 : 138.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Catamecia cinnamomina Rothschild, 1914. Novit. zool. 21: 336.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 (male & female) ALGERIA: Alger Prov., Guelt-es-Stel, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

C. cinnamomina is a junior subjective synonym of Poecilia microglossa Rambar, 1858, Cat. syst. L├ępid. Andalousie : pl.7, figs 1, 2 and pl.22, figs 1, 2.

See also: Moureia Orfila & Rossi, 1956.

Poole (1989) included MEROLEUCA Hampson, 1908; JUGURTHIA Culot, 1912; OEDIBRYA Hampson, 1918; AMELIA Wagner, 1931 (preoccupied); ESTEPARIA Fernandez, 1931; AMELINA Draudt, 1934; and MOUREIA Orfila & Rossi, 1956 as junior synonyms of VICTRIX Staudinger, 1878.

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