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

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Genus:
Rajendra Moore, 1879 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson (1) : 43.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Rajendra lativitta Moore, 1879. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 43.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: [Bihar] Behar, Parisnath Hill, (? Depository)..

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

R. lativitta is a junior subjective synonym of Chelonia perrottetii Guérin-Méneville, [1844], Icon. Règne anim. Cuvier (Insectes): 515.

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