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

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Genus:
Semidonta Staudinger, 1892 , in Romanoff. Mém. Lépid. 6 : 358.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Drymonia biloba Oberthür, 1880. Étud. ent. 5: 63, pl.8, fig.1.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.]: [S.E. of Vladivostok], Askold Island, (? Depository)..

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

Semidonta was established as a subgenus of Allodonta Staudinger, 1887.

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Junior name(s):
Sesmodonta ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 429.


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