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

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Genus:
Neurois Hampson, 1903 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 4 : xix [index], 610.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : NOCTUINAE

Type-species:
Diphtera nigroviridis Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 615.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Poole (1989) included 4 species in the genus NEUROIS.

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