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

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Genus:
Subpandesma Berio, 1966 . Boll. Soc. ent. ital. 96 : 140.

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Pandesma anysa Guenée, sensu Berio, 1966. Boll. Soc. ent. ital. 96: 140. [[a misidentification of Thria robusta Walker, [1858]]]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype INDIA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The type-species was misidentified; this was noted by Berio, 1968, Annali Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Giacomo Doria 77: 210, who placed Subpandesma as a synonym of Thria. Under Article 70(a) of the Code this case should be referred to the Commission.

See: THRIA Walker, [1858] 1857.

Poole (1989) included THRIA Walker, 1858; CERBIA Walker, 1858; MICHERA Walker, 1865; VAPARA Moore, 1882; and SUBPANDESMA Berio, 1966 as junior synonyms of PANDESMA Guenée, 185

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Senior name:
Thria Walker, 1858: 1079 (key), 1111.


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