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

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Genus:
Sacada Walker, 1862 . J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 6 : 136.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PYRALINAE

Type-species:
Sacada decora Walker, 1862. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.), 6: 136.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (? Depository)..

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

Sacada was established in the Notodontidae; it was placed in the Pyralidae by Swinhoe, 1900, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera Colln Oxf. Univ. Mus. 2: 435.

Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Sacada was established in the Notodontidae; it was placed in the Pyralidae by Hampson 1896, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1896: 528.

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