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

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Genus:
Saalmuellerana Fletcher & Viette, 1962 . Bull. mens. Soc. linn. Lyon 31 : 6.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Dianthoecia glebosa Saalmüller, 1891. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Lepid. Madagascar : 306, pl.13, fig.253.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Saalmuellerana was proposed as * Saalmüllerana, an incorrect original spelling. This name is formed from a modern German personal name and under the Code, Article 32(c)(i), must be changed.

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus SAALMUELLERANA.

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