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

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Genus:
Chazena Walker, 1869 . Charact. undescr. Lepid. Heterocera : 21.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Chazena velata Walker, 1869. Charact. undescr. Lepid. Heterocera : 21.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

C. velata is a junior subjective synonym of Naprepa varians Walker, 1855, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 5: 1153.

See also: Trilocha Moore, [1860].

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