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

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Genus:
Deilemera Hübner, 1820 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 179.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena evergista Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 155, pl.369, fig.E.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDONESIA]: [Ambon I.] Amboina, (? Depository)..

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

P. evergista is dated from the wrapper of the part and not from the title-page of the volume, 1782.

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Junior name(s):
Dilemera ; Agassiz, 1847: 118, 124.


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