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

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Birthamula Hering, 1931 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 10 : 671 [key], 704.

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : LIMACODIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Contheyla chara Swinhoe, 1901. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 7: 464.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [MALAYSIA]: BORNEO, Sarawak, (? Depository)..

Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 671 is stated on page 665 to be 26.v.1931 in the English edition; and 1.vi.1931 in the German edition. The date of the part containing page 704 is stated on page 697 to be 16.ix.1931 in both editions.

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