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

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Genus:
Epatolmis Butler, 1877 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1877 : 348.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Atolmis japonica Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 223.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

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

A. japonica is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena caesarea Goeze, 1781, Ent. Beytrage 3 (3): 63.

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