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

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Histiaea ; Druce, 1896 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 18 : 29.    [BHLBHL]

Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Histioea Walker, 1854; also used by Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1: xv, 25, 310.

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Senior name:
Histioea Walker, 1854: 216.

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