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

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Genus:
Ramadra Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 2 : 168.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Mardara calligramma Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 402. [(of Mardara Walker, 1865)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: [W. Bengal], Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for MARDARA Walker, 1865.

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Junior name(s):
Mardara Walker, 1865: 402.


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