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

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Genus:
Palirisa Moore, 1884 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1884 : 360.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : EUPTEROTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Jana lineosa Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 912.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BANGLADESH]: Sylhet, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Palirisa was established in the Lasiocampidae; it was placed in the Eupterotidae by Swinhoe, 1892, Cat. east. and Aust. Lepid. Heterocera Colln Oxf. Univ. Mus. 1: 279.

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