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

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Genus:
Narraga Walker, 1861 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (23) : 948 [key]. [Nomenclaturally available, but without included species until Walker, 1862, ibidem 24: 1031.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra cebraria Hübner, 1799. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.24, fig.129.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

G. cebraria is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena fasciolaria Hufnagel, 1767, Berl. Mag. 4: 516.

Parsons et al. (1999) included FERNALDELLA Hulst, 1896; and NARRAGULA Moucha & Povolny, 1957 as junior synonyms of NARRAGA Walker, 1861 [December 14].

Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species and 13 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus NARRAGA.

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