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

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Genus:
Balia Doubleday, 1869 , in Scudder. Occ. Pap. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 1 : 132.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Stauropus menas Doubleday, 1869. In: Scudder, Occ. Pap. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 1: 134.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Watson, Fletcher & Nye , 1980. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 2: 22.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: East Florida, St John's Bluff, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Notodontidae in Wikipedia.

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