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

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Genus:
Eminaria Bethune-Baker, 1908 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 2 : 262.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Eminaria nigropunctata Bethune-Baker, 1908. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 2: 262.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [UGANDA]: Acholi [District], [Patiko] Patigo, (? Depository)..

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

E. nigropunctata is a junior subjective synonym of Spilosoma mhondana Bartel, 1903, Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16: 179.

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