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) : 1791.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Bagisara bombycoides Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1792.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

A junior homonym of Bagisara Walker, 1858, ibidem 15: 1770, - Lepid., Noctuidae. The objective replacement name is Caroia Walker, 1858.

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Senior name:
Caroia Walker, 1858: 1861.


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