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

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Genus:
Anoratha Moore, 1867 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1867 : 82.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : HYPENINAE

Type-species:
Anoratha costalis Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 82, pl.7, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female INDIA: Bengal, Darjeeling, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus ANORATHA

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