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

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Genus:
Phauda Walker, 1854 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (1) : 256.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : PHAUDIDAE

Type-species:
Euchromia flammans Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 257.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 111.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: northern, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) and Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Phauda was established as a subgenus of Euchromia Hübner, [1819].

PHAUDA was included within the subfamily ZYGAENIDAE: PHAUDINAE by Epstein et al., in Kristensen (1999).

Learn more about Phaudidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PHAUDA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Phanda ; Mell, 1922: 126.


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