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

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Genus:
Gabara Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (35) : 1740.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Gabara subnivosella Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1740.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male U.S.[A.]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included GABARA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included CILLA Grote, 1880; STRABEA Schaus, 1894; ADROCAMPA Schaus, 1894; and APLOCAMPA Schaus, 1894 as junior synonyms of GABARA Walker, 1866.

Poole (1989) included 25 species in the genus GABARA.

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