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

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Genus:
Siavana Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (13) : 984 [key], 1009.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Siavana repanda Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1009.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 (male & female) [U.S.A.]: Florida, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Harveya Grote, 1873.

Poole (1989) included SIAVANA Walker, 1858; and HARVEYA Grote, 1873 as junior synonyms of PANOPODA Guenée, 1852.

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