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

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Genus:
Batia Stephens, 1834 . Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) IV : 290.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Recurvaria lunaris Haworth, 1828. Lepid. Br. : 556.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Curtis , 1835. British entomology 12: 543.

Type specimens:
Type status unknown Country unknown: Locality unknown, Depository unknown..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Chirocampa Morley & Rait-Smith, 1933; Chirocompa Meyrick, 1914; Discolata Spuler, 1910.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus BATIA

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Junior name(s):
Chirocampa ; Morley & Rait-Smith, 1933: 178.
Chirocompa Meyrick, 1914: 230.
Discolata Spuler, 1910: 348.


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