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

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Genus:
Atimaea Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 18 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Timaea pictura Saalmüller, 1891. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Lepid. Madagascar : 309, pl.13, fig.240.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 125.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntypes MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available, but without included species until Hampson, 1910, ibidem 9: viii, 125.

Poole (1989) included ATIMAEA Hampson, 1908 as a junior synonym of SYRRUSIS Hampson, 1908.


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