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

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Genus:
Tagoropsis Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.88, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : SATURNIINAE

Type-species:
Tagoropsis natalensis Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.88, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ETHIOPIA]: Bogos [near Keren], (? Depository).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 9

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

T. natalensis is a junior subjective synonym of Dreata flavinata Walker, 1865, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 32: 373.

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