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

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Genus:
Maenoleneura Butler, 1878 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1878 : 56.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Maenoleneura anomala Butler, 1878. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 57.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Rio Purus, Gapatiny; and Araras, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

M. anomala is a junior subjective synonym of Tricypha furcata Möschler, 1878, Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 27 (Abh.): 655.

See also: Tricypha Möschler, 1878.

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