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

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Genus:
Gracillina Hampson, 1924 . Entomologist 57 : 182.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Gracillina prosthenia Hampson, 1924. Entomologist 57: 182.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus GRACILLINA.

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