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

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Genus:
Drynobia Duponchel, 1845 . Cat. méth. Lépid. Eur. : 92.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena velitaris Hüfnagel, 1766. Berlin Mag. 3(4): 394.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Watson, Fletcher & Nye , 1980. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 2: 58. [(but included by Duponchel as `velitaris Esper', an incorrect authorship)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) GERMANY: Berlin, (? Depository)..

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

See also: Ochrostigma Hübner, [1819].

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