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

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Genus:
Aristodaema Wallengren, 1858 . Öfvers. K. VetenskAkad. Förh. Stockh. 15 : 136.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Aristodaema arauna Wallengren, 1858. Öfvers. K. VetenskAkad. Förh. Stockh. 15: 136.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

A. arauna is a junior subjective synonym of Laemocharis hanga Herrich-Schäffer, [1854] 1850-1858, Samml. neur oder wenig bekannter aussereur. Schmett. 1(1): wrapper, pl.[47], fig.246. Aristodaema was redescribed as new by Wallengren, 1861, K. svenska Fregatten Eugenies Resa omkring Jorden 2 (1): 359.

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