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

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Genus:
Heraea Hübner, 1822 . Syst.-alphab. Verz. eur. Schmett. : 15, 19.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : SATURNIINAE

Type-species:
Bombyx carpini Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 50.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Grote , 1874. Proc. amer. phil. Soc. 14: 257.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Pavonia Hübner, [1819].

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Senior name:
Pavonia Hübner, 1819: 157.


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