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

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Cubira Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 2 : 47.

Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Ira gundlachiana Neumoegen, 1890. Ent. amer. 6: 64. [(of Ira Neumoegen, 1890)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CUBA: S.E., Plantation Jagey, (? Depository)..

Established as the objective replacement name of IRA Neumoegen, 1890.

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Junior name(s):
Ira Neumoegen, 1890: 63.

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