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

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Genus:
Marmorinia Guenée, 1852 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 7 : 370.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Marmorinia epionoides Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins. 7: 371.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1857. In: Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes), : 135.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - female U.S.A.: Georgia, (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

M. epionoides is a junior subjective synonym of Pangrapta decoralis Hübner, 1818.

See also: Pangrapta Hübner, 1818.

Poole (1989) included MARMORINIA Guenée, 1852; SARACA Walker, 1866; and STENOZETHES Hampson, 1926 as junior synonyms of PANGRAPTA Hübner, 1818.

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