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

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Genus:
Pseudodiptera Kaye, 1918 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 2 : 229.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : SYNTOMINAE

Type-species:
Pseudodiptera musiforme Kaye, 1918. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9), 2: 230.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CHAD] CONGO: Oubangui-chari, Tschad, (? Depository)..

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

Pseudodiptera was established in the Syntomidae, now Ctenuchidae; it was placed in the Thyretidae by Kiriakoff, 1960, in Wytsman, Genera Insect. 214 (E): 48.

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