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

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Genus:
Panaethia Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10 : 196.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Panaethia georgiata Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 196.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 152.

Type specimens:
Type(s) BORNEO: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ARYCANDA Walker, 1856 [May 10]; COSMETHIS Hübner, 1820; DUGA Walker, 1865; PANAETHIA Guenée, 1858; and TIGRIDOPTERA Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 as junior synonyms of BRACCA Hübner, 1820.

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