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

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Genus:
Tanada Walker, 1856 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (7) : 1745.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Tanada antica Walker, 1856. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1745.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Georgia, (? Depository)..

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

T. antica is a junior subjective synonym of Cycnia tenera Hübner, 1818, Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 1:7, pl.[1], figs 3,4.

See also: Cycnia Hübner, 1818.

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