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

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Genus:
Nevrina Guenée, 1854 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 8 : 313.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena procopia Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 152, pl.368, fig.E. [(but included by Gueneé as Nevrina procopialis, an unjustified emendation)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by ? Author , ? Year. ? Publication

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

P. procopia is dated from the wrapper of the part, not from the title-page of volume 4 which is dated 1782. See also: * Neurina Moore, [1886].

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats NEVRINA in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Neurina ; Moore, 1886: 330.


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