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

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Genus:
Arzama Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 644.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Arzama densa Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 645.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: Georgia, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ARZAMA Walker, 1865; SPHIDA Grote, 1878; and ARZAMOPSIS Dyar, 1922 as junior synonyms of BELLURA Walker, 1865.

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