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

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Genus:
Thelidora Möschler, 1880 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 30 : 391.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Thelidora splendens Möschler, 1880. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 30: 392, pl.9, fig.46.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(Möschler stated that the description was based on the male from Jamaica)]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 1 female JAMAICA & SURINAM: ? Locality, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

T. splendens is a junior subjective synonym of Concana mundissima Walker, [1858].

See also: Concana Walker, [1858].

Poole (1989) included THELIDORA Möschler, 1880 as a junior synonym of CONCANA Walker, 1858.

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