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

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Genus:
Attonda Swinhoe, 1919 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 4 : 123.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Capnodes trifasciata Moore, 1877. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 612.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female ANDAMAN IS: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

C. trifasciata is a junior subjective synonym of Felinia adspersa Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2 (Abt. 2): pl. 117, fig. 23.

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus ATTONDA.

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