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

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Genus:
Pasipeda Moore, 1882 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 171.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Hulodes palumba Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 211.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) INDONESIA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Pasipeda Walker, 1858, -Lepid., Noctuidae. The objective replacement name is Macaldenia Moore, [1885].

See: MACALDENIA Moore, [1885] 1887.

Poole (1989) included NAXIA Guenée, 1852; PASIPEDA Moore, 1882; MACALDENIA Moore, 1885; PINDARA Moore, 1885; CARANILLA Moore, 1885; BASTILLA Swinhoe, 1918; and XIANA Nye, 1975 as junior synonyms of DYSGONIA Hübner, 1823.

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Senior name:
Macaldenia Moore, 1885: 162.


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