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

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Genus:
Adelphoneura Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.105, fig.31.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : DIOPTINAE

Type-species:
Adelphoneura nerias Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.105, fig.31.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Amazon [River], (? Depository).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 1

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

A. nerias is a junior subjective synonym of Josia proliferC Walker, 1854, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 2: 302.

See also: Glissa Walker, [1865].

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Junior name(s):
Adolphoneura ; Bryk, 1930: 15.


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