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

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Genus:
Ortospana Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (33) : 950.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Ortospana connectens Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 950.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male CEYLON: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus ORTOSPANA.

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