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

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Genus:
Gastrina Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 224.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Gastrina cristaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 224. [; 1858, ibidem Atlas: pl.5, fig.4]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 2 females NOUVELLE-HOLLANDE [AUSTRALIA]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Passa Walker, 1866.

Parsons et al. (1999) included PASSA Walker, 1866 [August 4] as a junior synonym of GASTRINA Guenée, 1857.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus GASTRINA.

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