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

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Genus:
Cheneya Schaus, 1929 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6 : 691.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : APATELODINAE

Type-species:
Cheneya morrisa Schaus, 1929. In: Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6: 691.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) FRENCH GUIANA: St Jean, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 691 is stated on page 689 to be 6.vii.1929 in both the German and the English editions.

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