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

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Genus:
Panilla Moore, 1885 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 93.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Homoptera dispila Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 890.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: . Type-locality not known

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling. Neave attributed a misspelling to Bethune-Baker, 1906, Novit. zool. 13: 251, when no error had been made.

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

Poole (1989) included 15 species in the genus PANILLA.

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Junior name(s):
Pamilla ; Neave, 1940: 543.


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