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

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Genus:
Pachycerma van Duzee, 1897 . Bull. Buff. Soc. nat. Sci. 5 : 126. [(but attributed to Grote, an incorrect authorship)]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Cerma cora Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 14, pl.[11], figs 59, 60.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type U.S.A.: ? Locality, [Type(s) lost]..

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

A junior objective synonym of Cerma Hübner, 1818.

Pachycerma in the Noctuidae, Acronictinae, is cited here as it was not included in Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1.

Poole (1989) included PACHYCERMA Van Duzee, 1897 as a junior synonym of CERMA Hübner, 1818.

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Senior name:
Cerma Hübner, 1818: 14.


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