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

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Genus:
Koraia Herz, 1905 . Ezheg. zool. Muz. 9 : 313.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Koraia pirata Herz, 1905. Ezheg. zool. Muz. 9: 314, pl.1, fig.18.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 females KOREA: ? Locality, (ZIRAS, St Petersburg)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Koraia was originally proposed as * Koraïa, an incorrect original spelling. Under the Code, Article 32 (c) (i), the diaeresis must be deleted.

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

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