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

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Genus:
Thumatha Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (35) : 1900.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Thumatha fuscescens Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1901.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: Moreton Bay, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

See also: Pelobrochis Lucas, 1892.

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Junior name(s):
Thumata ; Draudt, 1914: 159.


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