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

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Genus:
Bryomoea ; Hampson, 1908 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7 : 615.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Unjustified Emendation

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Notes:
Nye (1975, The Generic Names of the World) stated:-

An unjustified emendation of Bryomoia Staudinger, 1892.

See: BRYOMOIA Staudinger, 1892.

Poole (1989) included BRYOMOEA Hampson, 1908 as a junior synonym of BRYOMOIA Staudinger, 1892.

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Senior name:
Bryomoia Staudinger, 1892: 397.


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