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

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Genus:
Kohlera Schaus, 1906 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30 : 99.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HADENINAE

Type-species:
Kohlera nebula Schaus, 1906. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30: 99.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 9: 96.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Parana, Castro, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included KOHLERA in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE, subsequently restricted to the genus AMPHIPYRA by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999). Other genera formerly treated in the subfamily AMPHIPYRINAE are treated as HADENINAE by Kitching & Rawlins (loc. cit.).

Poole (1989) included 2 species in the genus KOHLERA.

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Junior name(s):
Kohleria ; Schaus, 1906: 100.


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