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

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Genus:
Bagada Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (15) : 1753.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CONDICINAE

Type-species:
Bagada pyrochroma Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1753.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CEYLON: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

B. pyrochroma is a junior subjective synonym of Perigea spicea Guenée, 1852, in Boisduval & Guenée, Hist . nat. Insectes (Lépid.) 5: 226.

Poole (1989) included BAGADA Walker, 1858 (on page 786); and PERIGEODES Hampson, 1908 as junior synonyms of PERIGEA Guenée, 1852.

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