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

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Genus:
Zenobia Oken, 1815 . Lehrb. Naturgesch. (Zool.) 3 : 681.

Status:
Rejected Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Included in a work rejected for nomenclatural purposes by Int. Commn zool. Nom. 1956, Opin. Decl. int. Commn zool. Nom. 14 Opinion 417:3.

Originally included species: Phalaena oo Linnaeus, 1758; Phalaena delphinii Linnaeus, 1758; Phalaena retusa Linnaeus, 1758; Phalaena retusa Linnaeus, 1761.

See: IPIMORPHA Hübner, [1821] 1816.

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Senior name:
Ipimorpha Hübner, 1821: 238.


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