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

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Genus:
Pindara Moore, 1885 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 169.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Noctua illibata Fabricius, 1775. Systema entomologiae : 592.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NAXIA Guenée, 1852; PASIPEDA Moore, 1882; MACALDENIA Moore, 1885; PINDARA Moore, 1885; CARANILLA Moore, 1885; BASTILLA Swinhoe, 1918; and XIANA Nye, 1975 as junior synonyms of DYSGONIA Hübner, 1823.

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