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

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Genus:
Apphadana Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (33) : 1094.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Apphadana liturata Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1094.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 females [BRAZIL]: [R. Amazon], [Tefé] Ega; Para, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See Amblygoes Butler, 1879.

Poole (1989) included DRAGANA Walker, 1859; HILEIA Walker, 1862; APPHADANA Walker, 1866: 1212 (preoccupied); MARESIA Walker, 1866; and AMBLYGOES Butler, 1879 as junior synonyms of GESONIA Walker, 1859.

Poole (1989) included DAGASSA Walker, 1858; and APPHADANA Walker, 1865: 1094 as junior synonyms of RENODES Guenée, 1952.


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