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

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Genus:
Nimasia Wiltshire, 1982 . Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4 : 325.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Nimasia brachyura Wiltshire, 1982. Fauna of Saudi Arabia 4

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

Type specimens:
Holotype SAUDI ARABIA: Asir, An Nimas, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included NIMASIA in the subfamily OPHIDERINAE, treated as CALPINAE by Kitching & Rawlins, in Kristensen (1999).

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus NIMASIA.

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