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

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Trichetra ; Pagenstecker, 1909 . Geschichte. eur. Schmett. : 420.

Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling probably of Trichela Herrich-Schäffer, [1853].

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Senior name:
Trichela Herrich-Schäffer, 1853: wrapper, pl.13, fig.53.

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