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

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Genus:
Teucer Kirby, 1892 . Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1 : 165.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unnecessary Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Telioneura glaucopis Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.102, fig.31. [(of TELIONEURA Felder, 1874)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Amazon R., (? Depository).. (cited by Felder, 1875, in Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 9)

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

An unnecessary objective replacement name for Telioneura Felder, 1874, which is not preoccupied by Telejoneura Rondani, 1864, - Insecta, Diptera.

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Senior name:
Telioneura Felder, 1874: pl.102, fig.31.


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