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

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Genus:
Anuga Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 6 : 307.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : EUTELIIDAE : EUTELIINAE

Type-species:
Anuga constricta Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. (Lépid.), 6: 308.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female INDIA: Central, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Caecila Walker, 1858; and Spersara Walker, [1863].

Poole (1989) included CAECILA Walker, 1858; PIADA Walker, 1858; PHUMANA Walker, 1863; SPERSARA Walker, 1863; and MIMANUGA Warren, 1913 as junior synonyms of ANUGA Guenée, 1858. Poole (1989) included 18 species in the genus ANUGA.

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