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

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Genus:
Sinobirma Bryk, 1944 . Ark. Zool. 35(A) 8) : 13.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : SATURNIINAE

Type-species:
Opodiphthera malaisei Bryk, 1944. Ark. Zool. 35(A) 8): 13, pl.4, figs 36, 37.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BURMA: Kambaiti, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Sinobirma was established as a subgenus of Opodiphthera Wallengren, 1859.

Sinobirma Bryk, 1944 was established to denote a subgenus of Opodiphthera Wallengren, 1858 and was raised to generic level by Nassig & Oberprieler, 1994, Nachrichten des Entomologischen Vereins Apollo15 (3) : 372.

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