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

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Genus:
Cymella Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.106, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Cymella congerens Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.106, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

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

A junior homonym of Cymella Meek, 1864, Smithson. misc. Collns 7 (177): 14, 34, - Mollusca. The objective replacement name is Myclela Watson nom. n. [1980: 120].

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Senior name:
Myclela Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980: 120.


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