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

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Genus:
Graphania Hampson, 1905 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 5 : xivi [index], 468.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Heliophobus disjungens Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1681.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included ALYSIA Guenée, 1868; MAORIA Warren, 1912; and ALYSINA Cockerell, 1913 as junior synonyms of GRAPHANIA Hampson, 1905.

Poole (1989) included 62 species in the genus GRAPHANIA.

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Junior name(s):
Maoria Warren, 1912: 76.


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