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

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Genus:
Zamolis Dyar, 1910 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 38 : 235.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Zamolis noctella Dyar, 1910. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 38: 235.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MEXICO: Cuernavaca, (? Depository)..

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

Z. noctella is a junior subjective synonym of Ctenucha dolens Druce, 1897, Biologia cent.-am. (Zool.) Lepid-Heterocera 2: 360, pl,73, fig.4.

See also: Stenucha Hampson, 1901, and Ardonipsa Dyar, 1912.

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