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

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Genus:
Neperigea McDunnough, 1937 . Can. Ent. 69 : 62.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Perigea continens Edwards, 1885. Papilio 4: 122.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: Arizona, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NEPERIGEA McDunnough, 1937 as a junior synonym of PROPERIGEA Barnes & Benjamin, 1926.

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