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

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Genus:
Sundwarda Swinhoe, 1901 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 131.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Sundwarda efulgida Swinhoe, 1901. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 8: 131.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

S. efulgida is a junior subjective synonym of Cerura dohertyi Druce, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 7: 77.

Poole (1989) included SUNDWARDA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus SUNDWARDA.

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