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

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Genus:
Pinheya Kiriakoff, 1973 . Mitt. münch. Ent. Ges. 63 : 63.

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : SYNTOMINAE

Type-species:
Automolis quinta Kiriakoff, 1973. Mitt. münch. Ent. Ges. 63: 64, fig.9.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

A junior homonym of Pinheya Dlabola, 1963, Publcoes cult. Co. Diam. Angola 66: 51, - Insecta, Hemiptera. The objective replacement name is Pinheyata Nye nom. n. [1980].

Pinheya was established as a subgenus of Automolis Hübner, [1819].

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Senior name:
Pinheyata Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980: 154.


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