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

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Genus:
Chiromachla Strand, 1909 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 53 : 326.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Nyctemera leuconoe Höpffer, 1858. Mber. K. preuss. Akad. Wiss. 1857: 422.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Watson, Fletcher & Nye , 1980. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 2: 37.

Type specimens:
Type(s) MOZAMBIQUE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

Chiromachla was established as a subgenus of Deilemera Hübner, [1820].

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