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

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Genus:
Eupydna Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 2 : 72.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pydna testacea Walker, 1856. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1754. [(of Pydna Walker, 1856)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Hindostan, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for PYDNA Walker, 1856.

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Junior name(s):
Pydna Walker, 1856: 1753.


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