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

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Genus:
Dulichia Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (4) : 779 [key], 809.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Dulichia fasciata Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 809.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

A junior homonym of Dulichia Kroyer, 1845, Naturh. Tidsskr. (2) 1: 512, 521, - Crustacea. The objective replacement name is Knappetra Nye nom. n. [1980: 98].

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Senior name:
Knappetra Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980: 98.


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