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

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Genus:
Podomachla Strand, 1909 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 53 : 326, 339.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Nyctemera apicalis Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 395.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Watson, Fletcher & Nye , 1980. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 2: 155.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SOUTH AFRICA] & [GHANA] & SIERRE LEONE: Zululand and [Durban] Port Natal & Asanti, (? Depository)..

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

Podomachla was established as a subgenus of Deilemera Hübner, [1820].

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