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

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Genus:
Bagisara Walker, 1858 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (15) : 1770.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : BAGISARINAE

Type-species:
Bagisara incidens Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1771.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype [WEST INDIES] AMERICAE MERIDIONALIS INSULIS: ? Locality, (UZM, Copenhagen)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Nye, 1975, Generic Names Moths World 1: 73

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

B. incidens is a junior subjective synonym of Bombyx repanda Fabricius, 1793, Ent. Syst. 3(1); 462

Poole (1989) included 18 species in the genus BAGISARA.

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