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

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Genus:
Ocalaria Schaus, 1906 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30 : 132.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Ocalaria guarana Schaus, 1906. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30: 132.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Sao Paulo, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

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

Poole (1989) included 6 species in the genus OCALARIA.

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