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

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Genus:
Neotheora Kristensen, 1978 . Entomologica germ. 4(3-4) : 280.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HEPIALOIDEA : NEOTHEORIDAE

Type-species:
Neotheora chiloides Kristensen, 1978. Entomologica germ. 4(3-4): 280, fig'd.

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Neotheora Kristensen, 1978, was designated as the type-genus for the new family Neotheoridae by Kristensen, 1978, Entomologica Germanica 4 (3-4) : 273.

NEOTHEORA was included within the family NEOTHEORIDAE by Kristensen (1999).

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