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

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Genus:
Bononia Walker, 1862 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 1 : 111.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACRONICTINAE

Type-species:
Bononia niveilinea Walker, 1862. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (3), 1: 3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male BRAZIL: ? Locality, (UM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

B. niveilinea is a junior subjective synonym of Licha undilinealis Walker, 1859.

See also: Licha Walker, 1859; and Tendarba Walker, [1866].

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