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

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Genus:
Scea Walker, 1854 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (2) : 293.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : DIOPTINAE

Type-species:
Josia auriflamma Geyer, 1827. In: Hübner, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: pl.[186].

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

Scea was established as a subgenus of Josia Hübner, [1819].

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