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

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Genus:
Rezia Kirby, 1892 . Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1 : 149.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Glaucopis erythrarchos Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 164.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

Rezia was established as the objective replacement name for Lagaria Walker, 1854; it was used as a valid genus but retained in the Zygaenidae by Kirby, 1892, ibidem 1: 149; and was included in the Syntomidae, now Ctenuchidae, by Hampson, 1898, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1: 225.

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Junior name(s):
Lagaria Walker, 1854: 164.
Rizia ; Zerny, 1912: 156.


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