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

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Genus:
Pachygonidia Fletcher & Nye, 1982 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 4 : 115.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SPHINGIDAE : MACROGLOSSINAE : DILOPHONOTINI : DILOPHONOTINA

Type-species:
Perigonia caliginosa Boisduval, 1870. Consid. L├ępid. Guatemala : 66. [(of Pachygonia Felder, 1874)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) HONDURAS & MEXICO: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for PACHYGONIA Felder, 1874.

Kitching & Cadiou (2000) list PACHYGONIA Felder, 1874 as a junior name of PACHYGONIDIA Fletcher, 1982.

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Junior name(s):
Pachygonia Felder, 1874: pl.75, fig.10.


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