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

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Pudorina Gistel, 1848 . Naturg. Thierreichs : xi.    [BHLBHL]

Unnecessary Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Phalaena comma Linnaeus, 1761. Fauna Suecica : 316. [(of LEUCANIA Ochsenheimer, 1816)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Samouelle , 1819. Entomologists useful Compendium : 251.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) SWEDEN: ? Locality, (LS, London)..

Nye (1975) stated:-

Proposed, unnecessarily, as an objective replacement name for Leucania Ochsenheimer, 1816.

See: LEUCANIA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

Poole (1989) included DONOCHLORA Sodoffsky, 1837; LEUCADIA Sodoffsky, 1837; DONACOCHLORA Agassiz, [1847]; PUDORINA Gistl, 1848; CIRPHIS Walker, 1865; NEOBOROLIA Matsumura, 1926; ACANTHOLEUCANIA Rungs, 1953; BOURSINANIA Rungs, 1955; and XIPHOLEUCANIA Sugi, 1970 as junior synonyms of LEUCANIA Ochsenheimer, 1816.

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Senior name:
Leucania Ochsenheimer, 1816: 81.

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