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

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Genus:
Pseudantheraea Weymer, 1892 . Stett. ent. Ztg 53 : 109.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : SATURNIINAE

Type-species:
Pseudantheraea daphne Weymer, 1892. Stett. ent. Ztg 53: 110.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [GHANA]: Goldk├╝ste, Addah, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

P. daphne is a junior subjective synonym of Copaxa discrepans Butler, 1878, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 2: 461.

See also: Cremastochrysallis Karsch, 1893.

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