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

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Genus:
Badera Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (35) : 1819.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
CHOREUTOIDEA : CHOREUTIDAE : CHOREUTINAE

Type-species:
Badera pretiosa Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1819.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1914. In: Wytsman, Genera Insect. 164: 18.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAVA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Badera was established in the Tineidae; it was placed in the Glyphipterigidae by Meyrick, 1913, in Wagner, Lepid. Cat. 13: 33; it was transferred to the Choreutidae by Heppner, 1981, in Heppner & Duckworth, Smithson. Contr. Zool. 314: 55.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Badera was included in the "Glyphipterygidae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 30; it was transferred to the Choreutidae by Heppner, 1981, in Heppner & Duckworth, Smithson. Contr. Zool. 314: 55.

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