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

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Genus:
Noctuana Bell, 1937 . Am. Mus. Novit. (No. 914) : 7.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HESPERIOIDEA : HESPERIIDAE : PYRGINAE : PYRGINI

Type-species:
Helias noctua Felder & Felder, 1867. Reise √∂st. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(2): 533, pl.74, figs 1-2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
The higher classification used here follows Lamas (2008).

Learn more about Hesperiidae in Wikipedia.

See images at Butterflies of America where it is treated in the Pyrrginae: Carcharodini.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to NOCTUANA and included species.


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