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

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Genus:
Caeneressa Obraztsov, 1957 . Bull. Mus. comp. Zool. Harv. 116 : 392.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Syntomis diaphana Kollar, 1844. In: Hügel, Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek 4(2): 460, pl.19, fig.7.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Watson, Fletcher & Nye , 1980. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 2: 28.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: [Mussooree] Masuri, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Caeneressa Obraztsov 1957, is an unavailable name as the type-species was not originally designated by Obrastsov; given by Kocak, 1983, Priamus 2 (4) : 159.

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