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

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Genus:
Galleridia Hampson, 1896 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 4 : 499.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Galleridia atrisigna Hampson, 1896. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 4: 499, fig.266.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male CEYLON: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

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

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus GALLERIDIA.

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