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

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Genus:
Manlia Oken, 1815 . Lehrb. Naturgesch. (Zool.) 3(1) : 667.

Status:
Rejected Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : LIMACODIDAE : LIMACODINAE

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Included in a work rejected for nomenclatural purposes by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, 1956, Opin. Decl. int. Commn zool. Nom. 14 (Opinion 417): 3.

Originally included species: Bombyx testudo [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775; Bombyx asella [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775 (see below).

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Senior name:
Apoda Haworth, 1809: 137.


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