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

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Genus:
Ziridava Walker, 1863 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (26) : 1550.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Ziridava xylinaria Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1550.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female(s) [BORNEO]: SARAWAK: ? Locality, (OUM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included PROROCORYS Warren, 1899 as a junior synonym of ZIRIDAVA Walker, 1863 [February 14].

Parsons et al. (1999) included 9 species and 3 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ZIRIDAVA.

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