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

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Genus:
Gaberasa Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (34) : 1197.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HERMINIINAE

Type-species:
Gaberasa ambigualis Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1198.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male NORTH AMERICA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

See also: Eulintneria Grote, 1881.

Poole (1989) included TORTRICODES Guenée, 1854 (preoccupied); GABERASA Walker, 1866; EULINTNERIA Grote, 1882; EPITOMIPTERA Kaye, 1923; and ALBERTICODES Biezanko & Ruffinelli, 1963 as junior synonyms of LASCORIA Walker, 1859.

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