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

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Genus:
Echlida Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 386.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Echlida subjecta Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 387.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: South Hindostan, (? Depository)..

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

E. subjecta is a junior subjective synonym of Thyrgorina spilosomata Walker, [1865] 1864, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 31: 318.

See also: Thyrgorina Walker, [1865].

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