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

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Genus:
Drapena Gaede, 1927 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14 : 289.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : DREPANINAE

Type-species:
Drepana forata Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 15.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 289 is stated on that page in both the German and English editions to be 26.vii.1927.

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