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

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Genus:
Dorimena Boisduval, 1870 . Consid. L├ępid. Guatemala : 98.

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Eyprepia thetis Klug, 1836. Neue Schmett. Ins.-Schmett. K. Zool. Mus. Berlin : 5, pl.4, figs 1, 2.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Bryk , 1931. In: Strand, Lepid. Cat. 45: 5. [(Cited as *Euprepia, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

A junior objective synonym of Daritis Walker, 1855.


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Senior name:
Daritis Walker, 1855: 618.


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