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

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Genus:
Tendarba Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (34) : 1185.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Tendarba lineosa Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1186.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [BRAZIL]: Rio Janeiro, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

T. Iineosa is a junior subjective synonym of Licha undilinealis Walker, 1859.

See also: Licha Walker, 1859; and Bononia Walker, 1862.

Poole (1989) included TENDARBA Walker, 1866 as a junior synonym of LICHA Walker, 1859.

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