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

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Genus:
Gonuris Möschler, 1880 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 30 : 397.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Gonuris flaminia Möschler, 1880. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 30: 398, pl.9, fig.43.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female SURINAM: Paramaribo, (MNHU, Berlin)..

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

Poole (1989) included 3 species in the genus GONURIS.

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