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

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Genus:
Thyas Hübner, 1824 . Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : pl.[203].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Thyas honesta Hübner, 1824. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: pl.[203], figs 1, 2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [INDIA. EAST INDIES]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included LAGOPTERA Guenée, 1852; and DERMALEIPA Saalmüller, 1891 as junior synonyms of THYAS Hübner, 1824.

Poole (1989) included 20 species in the genus THYAS.

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