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

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Genus:
Napata Walker, 1854 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (1) : 231.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Euchromia terminalis Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 231.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) HONDURAS & BRAZIL: Pernambuco, (? Depository)..

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

Napata was established as a subgenus of Euchromia Hübner, [1819].

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Junior name(s):
Nepeta ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 420.


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