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

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Genus:
Chamyla Staudinger, 1900 . Dt. ent. Z. 12 : 343.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Chamyla idia Staudinger, 1900. Dt. ent. Z. 12: 343, pl.7, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male & 3 females [CHINA]: E. Tien Shan Mts; Mts near Korla, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

C. idia is a junior subjective synonym of Isochlora arctomys Alphéracky, 1897, in Romanoff Mém. Lépid. 9: 43, pl.2, figs 11, 12.

Poole (1989) included CHAMYLA in the subfamily NOCTUINAE.

Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus CHAMYLA.

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