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

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Genus:
Pachydasys Butler, 1892 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1892 : 125.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Eutelia consentanea Walker, 1863. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.), 7: 68.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - female BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (UM, Oxford)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Swinhoe, 1900, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera 2: 38 (as type)

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

E. consentanea is a junior subjective synonym of Diethusa emiliusalis Walker, [1859].

See also: Diethusa Walker, [1859].

Poole (1989) included PACHYDASYS Butler, 1892 as a junior synonym of DIETHUSA Walker, 1859.

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