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

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Genus:
Quentalia Schaus, 1929 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6 : 681.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : BOMBYCINAE

Type-species:
Pamea vittata Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1155.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 681 is stated on that page to be 17.iv.1929 in the German edition; and 18.iv.1929 in the English edition.

QUENTALIA was included within the subfamily BOMBYCIDAE: BOMBYCINAE by Lemaire & Minet, in Kristensen (1999).

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