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

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Genus:
Apaidia Hampson, 1900 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2 : xviii [index], 84, 467.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Callimorpha mesogona Godart, 1824. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 4: 396, pl.40, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) FRANCE: Paris region, (? Depository)..

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

Apaidia was established in order to name the concept Paida Hübner sensu Herrich-Schäffer, [1847] 1845, Syst. Bearbeitung Schmett. Eur. 2: 156.


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