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

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Genus:
Quandara Nye, 1975 . Generic Names Moths World 1 : 423.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Lycaugesia hypozonata Hampson, 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10: 268, fig.76. [(of Lycaugesia Hampson, 1910)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 2 females PANAMA: La Chorrera, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included LYCAUGESIA Hampson, 1910 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of QUANDARA Nye, 1975 (as QUANDRA on page 859).

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Junior name(s):
Lycaugesia Hampson, 1910: 263.
Quandra ; Poole, 1989: 859.


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