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

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Genus:
Neocalymnia Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 302 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Neocalymnia obconica Druce, 1908. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 1: 302.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 178.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type PERU: Puno, Santo Domingo, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available but without included species until Hampson, 1910, ibidem 9: 178. A junior homonym of Neocalymnia Druce, 1908 April, which is also the objective replacement name.

See: NEOCALYMNIA Druce, 1908 April.

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Senior name:
Neocalymnia Druce, 1908: 302.


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