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

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Genus:
Gamoruna Moore, 1888 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson (3) : 265.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Panagra palparia Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 988.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Hindostan, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Alex Walker, [1863].

Parsons et al. (1999) included GAMORUNA Moore, 1888; and ORGALIMA Walker, 1866 as junior synonyms of ALEX Walker, 1863.

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