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

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Genus:
Parachalciope Hampson, 1913 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 12 : 9 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CATOCALINAE

Type-species:
Fodina euclidicola Walker, 1858. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1438.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1913. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 13: vii, 35.

Type specimens:
Holotype - female WEST AFRICA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

Available but without included species until Hampson, 1913 [November], ibidem 13: vii, 35.

Poole (1989) included 14 species in the genus PARACHALCIOPE.

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